Presents are always appreciated, but gifts that show the thought put in them are remembered! Need ideas
Would your friend like a framed photo of the two of you on your last vacation together? Go through your old photo albums and see if there are any gems there for members of your family. A copy of an old photo and a new frame is a very thoughtful gift.
Never underestimate the power of baked goods. To some, baking is a secret art form unknown to them. If you have a kick-butt recipe that everyone raves about - go for it!
Books are great gifts for the bookworm, the occasional reader or the enthusiast. From novels to biographies, cookbooks to do-it-yourself guides, there is something for just about everyone.
Ornaments are great gifts for those who are just starting out. Your gift will be remembered year after year.
Giving the gift of someone's favorite movie tells them just how well you know them.
Know a new homeowner? How about giving them a pear tree? Is there someone on your list who likes to cook? Would they enjoy a container filled with oregano, rosemary and thyme?
A donation to a loved one's favorite charity beats out a knickknack any day.
Melissa Tosetti & Kevin Gibbons are the authors of the book "Living the Savvy Life" and founders of TheSavvyLife.com .