There’s nothing more stylish than gourmet coffee to keep you caffeinated this holiday season. Except, maybe gifts that give back. Aspire CoffeeWorks combines the two. Daily Candy says Aspire CoffeeWorks is “the roast with the most.” All coffees are hand roasted, Fair Trade, and certified organic; 100% of the proceeds help people and create jobs for adults with disabilities. There are a variety of gift boxes from $21.95 to $49.95.
It’s pretty well known that good eating habits combined with exercise are the keys to good health. So it’s important to have quality knives in your kitchen to prep all those delicious and health fruits and veggies (not to mention the calories you’ll burn chopping, slicing and dicing). CUTCO Cutlery offers high quality cutlery with a Forever Guarantee, which means they’ll be the last knives you’ll have to buy. The Kitchen Classics Set has the three knives most people want in their kitchen—a Petite Chef’s Knife, Trimmer (utility knife) and 2 ¾” Paring Knife. The Santoku Knife is the knife you’ll reach for to chop, dice and mince fresh, healthy ingredients.
Designs By Lolita
Designs By Lolita has unique hand-painted barware for all occasions.They offer more than just hand-painted glassware, candles, acrylic drinkware, pajamas and many more fun and flirty accessories, it’s the brand that offers a means to celebrate every one of life’s moments the Lolita way—with style! It’s the perfect gifts for moms, friends and holiday hostesses.
You don’t have to spend a fortune to give a great gift or entertain this holiday season. Priced just under $10, Godiva Coffee invites you to treat everyone on your gift list and around your table with the perfect holiday indulgence. Crafted from medium-roasted, 100% Arabica beans with seasonal flavors inspired by the famed Chocolatier’s most popular truffles, Godiva Coffee can be enjoyed by all. Whether you give the Coffee and Milk Chocolate Gems collection as a gift or create your own, pairing seasonal favorite Pumpkin Spice Coffee with a special mug or coffee maker, creating a personal, one of a kind gift is simple. And entertaining has never been easier with delicious holiday flavors like Peppermint Mocha and Cinnamon Gingerbread Truffle. Pair with your favorite dessert, chocolates or holiday cookies to get in to the spirit of the season.
It’s time for parents to finally give their kids a gift that they can enjoy too! The Gyro Bowl is a revolutionary no spill bowl that will bring an end to messy child eating habits. Gyro Bowl is a kid-proof bowl that uses 360-degree technology to keep items inside the plastic sphere. The bowl stays open-side up, no matter which way a child decides to twirl it, throw it or dump it. Gyro Bowl is virtually indestructible and works just like a globe. Parents can rejoice at the thought of never having to clean snacks off the carpet or out of the deep crevasses of a car seat again. Children will love taking this super snack contraption with them everywhere they go.
Italian Pasta Lover Gift Set
Who doesn’t love pasta? It’s a simple yet satisfying meal to serve family and friends. This Italian Pasta Lover Gift Set from Fanucchioils give you all the ingredients for that perfect dinner large to small from start to finish. Enjoy pastas and sauces imported from Italy. The set includes: Italian EVOO, Le Trofie & Gigli handmade pastas, Pesto Alla Genovese, Toscano Tomato Sauce, Sea Salt ~ Natural Mediterranean, and a red stainless steel colander.
Kusmi Tea of Paris
Kusmi Tea of Paris is a brand known for its traditional Russian style teas for the last 140 years. This year, they are offering a variety of delicious and healthy teas, including Detox, Be Cool, Sweet Love, BOOST and their holiday Christmas Tea. Kusmi’s master blenders have chosen premium tea leaves and flavorful natural ingredients to make delicious blends that purify, invigorate and keep the body healthy. Packaged beautifully in classic tins or hand-sewn muslin bags, these teas make exceptional gifts for the host.
Mark My Time
At $14.95, this one-of-kind mark-my-time digital book light is priced (and sized) just right to be the perfect stocking stuffer. And with its fashion colors and electronic functions, it’s sure to be a favorite with kids 5+. This unique digital booklight is a timer, bookmark and booklight in one. The timer counts down required minutes, or it can be used to count up accumulated minutes so kids can see how much they’ve read in a day, a week or over the summer. It accurately and conveniently tracks required reading time without parent or child needing to keep checking the clock. With the built-in light, it allows for reading day or night.
The Ninja® Kitchen System features 6 sharp, evenly distributed blades perfect for crushing ice, blending, pureeing and controlled processing.
Ninja Kitchen System
The Ninja Kitchen System also features a unique capability to knead dough for pizzas, breads, pretzels and cookies. Complete with a 40 ounce processing bowl, 72 ounce pitcher and multiple attachments, the Ninja Kitchen System is capable of tackling even the most intimidating jobs in the kitchen.
Pig of the Month
Pig of the Month, a nationwide mail order barbecue company, offers natural barbecue meats, sauces, and sides and then sends them—fully cooked—nationwide. They also have a BBQ of the Month Club that makes a fun gift for the foodie lover in your family. It really makes the perfect gift for dads—something he really wants and even better, gets to chow down on.
ReUsies are useful, environmentally friendly, and perhaps most important, very cute! ReUsies are a reusable alternative to single-use, plastic sandwich baggies; are 100% cotton lined with leak resistant nylon and come in tons of cute patterns (lead, BPA and phthalate free); they can be washed by hand or thrown in the washer/dryer or even the dishwasher, and best of all, each ReUsie keeps thousands of plastic baggies (which are still not recyclable) out of the landfills. They are great for the holidays as they can also be used as a functional gift wrap, think cd or gift card “wrapped in a ReUsies”, hostess gift of holiday cookies in a ReUsie rather than a cello-phane bag, great teacher gift (most teachers pack a lunch), etc, etc. Great price point too at under $10.00.
Scentsy Wickless Candles and Warmers
With the holidays rapidly approaching many of us are looking for gift ideas and ways to make our homes feel cozy and festive. Scentsy Wickless Candles and Warmers are the perfect way to accomplish both. Scentsy’s more than 80 unique fragrances, 100+ decorative warmers and eight holiday warmers make it possible to find the perfect gift for someone special, or for yourself. With no wick and no flame, Scentsy’s Wickless Candles are melted in these decorative warmers using a low-watt light bulb meaning there’s no worry or mess associated with burning a traditional candle. With prices ranging from $18 to $35, Scentsy offers a gift or holiday décor item for everyone, and are available in the Pittsburgh area through many independent Scentsy consultants.
SKIL 4V Max iXO™ Palm-Sized Screwdriver
A perfect gift for the DIYer, new homeowner or college student, the 2354-01 4V Max iXO™ Palm-Sized Screwdriver makes a wonderful stocking stuffer. The tool’s LED SiteLight™ and LED indicator provide better visibility and show drilling direction. It’s also great to have on hand to quickly put together children’s toys after they open their presents! The 2354-01 includes a 5-piece bit set and charger and is available online and in select retail and hardware stores nationwide.
Is it your dream to find that perfect cup of coffee? But among the thousands of chain coffeehouses and the dizzying array of trendy brands, where do you start? Actually, it’s simple. At SONGO Coffeehouses, they know it all starts with the beans. Truth is, many people have not had the pleasure of enjoying a real quality coffee.No matter the price, brand, or packaging, it all comes down to the beans. SONGO roasts only the finest Arabica beans in our one of a kind, custom-built roaster. The product is unrivaled: the aroma, the body, and that very sip… it’s like un songo, a dream.
Most reusable bottles get lots of hype, but most of them can’t hold water when it comes to keeping liquids hot or cold. Enter S’well Bottle—a new, reusable bottle that keeps hot liquids hot (12 hours) and cold ones really cold (24 hours). Built with food grade stainless steel and designed with a tapered neck and wide enough opening to add ice cubes, the S’well bottle does more than just keep beverages at your favorite temperature, they also do good by donating 10 percent of all profits to WaterAid. No BPA, no plastic liners and all style.