In our busy world, where a present can sometimes mean grabbing a gift card off the rack at a drugstore, it may mean more than ever to someone to receive a gift that took your time and consideration to prepare. These ideas find a balance between the thoughtful but not overly taxing or time-consuming. They let that special someone know that you truly care.
1. Candle in a Teacup. A beautiful and aromatic gift that can be fun to shop for, make, and give. While many people do not make candles themselves any longer, it is not difficult or expensive to do. Try this DIY idea from Country Living.
2. Chocolate Truffles. Truffles are a delicious holiday indulgence, but they can be quite pricey to buy from specialty stores. However, they are not terribly difficult to make and you can be as creative as you'd like with toppings: try cocoa, coconut, or finely chopped nuts. Find the recipe here from the Food Network.
3. Secret Hollow Book. Everyone likes to have a specialRead More »from 5 Easy and Creative DIY Holiday Gift Ideas