With the holiday season approaching, you’ve probably started thinking about the gifts you’ll be giving loved ones this year. With all of the deals and sales, it’s hard not to get wrapped up in the hype of buying all of the stuff! The last few years, I’ve felt like the holidays have started to feel really transactional, and I have tried to be much more intentional with my gift giving.
This means spending a little extra time hunting for just the right thing. Sometimes it costs a little extra, sometimes it’s not super extravagant, but the gifts mean so much more than the throw blanket you picked up for $10 on Black Friday. If you’re looking for ideas for meaningful gifts, here are some of my favorites: