Mommy's Favorite Things: 4 Christmas Gifts you Should Consider

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

4 Christmas Gifts you Should Consider

With the holidays approaching fast, it might be stressful for some of us getting the right presents for those we care about. We need to consider a myriad of things, such as what their passions are, what they would actually need, and whether the item we’re tempted to purchase will be used or returned.
To save you a bit of time, we’ve put together a list of some of the coolest Christmas gifts that are now available. Some of these choices do cost a pretty penny, but many are priced under fifty, so maybe the expense does make sense if you’re getting the present for someone that matters to you.
A quadcopter equipped with a camera
Although this type of gift might be awesome, we do have to tell you some things about it before you start scouring the market for the perfect one. First off, drones are illegal next to Government or Army facilities, so if you intend to use them in their proximity, you might be facing a fine or even jail time.
In places where they can be used, however, these gadgets provide breathtaking images of your surroundings. If you’re a vlogger or just have a passion for filming, a quadcopter with a high-resolution camera can mean the world to you. The same goes for anyone who has the same hobbies as you do.
A neat-looking nightlight
If you’ve been searching for cool products for children, one of the devices that we recommend is a nightlight. Some come with funny designs while others have looks thanks to which they can easily tie any room together.
That’s the precise case of the Philips Sunrise, one of the best-known nightlights ever to have been invented. Since it boasts both a clock and a sunset fading light, it’ll wake the person up as naturally as possible.
A book, or even better, an e-book reader
For some, such a gift might not seem appealing at all. But books are, after all, one of the main reasons humanity has made such immense progress over the past couple of hundred years. There are books for kids, for adults, for people who like romance, for Star Trek fans or anything else might have ever crossed your mind. Some marketplaces even give electronic copies for free, just like NetGalley does.
An e-book reader or a tablet is by far a better choice in terms of presents, and that’s because it can hold thousands of copies into one handy gadget. It usually weighs next to nothing, but that depends on the model. There are tablets and e-readers specifically designed for children, too.
A cocktail shaker set
For someone who likes to organize get-togethers or just enjoy a Long Island Iced Tea or a Mojito at their leisure, a quality cocktail shaker set can mean the world. Most models are made from stainless steel and come with several accessories such as a mixing spoon and a measuring jigger. If the gift recipient is an adult that drinks alcohol, this type of product should be on your list.