Chances are that you have a list of people in your life you're thankful for. This list might include your kids' teachers, mail carrier, neighbors, pet sitter, nurses, employees working from home, or even your in-laws. What better way to show your thanks than with a thoughtful gift basket? We've selected a few gift basket ideas to help you show your thanks for those who are special in your life.
Snack Basket - Go all out on the snacks! Crunchy, sweet, salty and savory snacks will hit every snackable note! Include gourmet sausages and cheeses, crackers, jams, marmalade, preserves, caramel popcorn, peanut brittle, cookies, candies and more. Your super snack basket will be a big hit and show your thankfulness.
Easy Dinner Basket - What says thank you more than an easy peasy dinner wrapped up in a basket? This is a great idea for those "always busy" people on your list. Show them your thanks with a dinner basket sure to please. Include gourmet pasta with sauce, decadent chocolates for dessert, a delicious bottle of wine and in case they don't feel like cooking, include a gift certificate to their favorite restaurant too.
Holiday Relaxation Basket - Thank them with some pampering with our holiday relaxation basket! This spa-themed basket includes monogrammed towels, spa tools such as foot files, loofahs, scrubs, oils, lotions and massagers. Throw in a fluffy robe and some slippers or flip-flops and you have the perfect basket to give your thanks through some pampering and relaxation.
Chocolate Lover's Basket - Few things say love and thanks quite like chocolate. Give them a decadent Godiva-themed basket featuring milk chocolate and dark chocolate covered pretzels, chocolate covered raisins, dark chocolate truffles, hot cocoa, coffee and more. This all-Godiva treat will show your thanks with luscious chocolates, beverages and snacks.
So, who are you thankful for this season? Your manicurist, your salon stylist, your friends and family? Thank them all with stunning gift baskets that show them just how much they mean to you, not only this season but all year long. You'll have them enjoying the holiday season knowing how much you care.
Men are notoriously hard to buy for, right? Well, maybe not after you see our suggestions for gift baskets that make even macho men say wow! Check out these ideas for gift baskets for the man or men in your life.
This basket is for the meat-loving manly man. Choose a selection of flavored beef jerky, chicken jerky and even maple smoked bacon jerky to start out this gift basket. Then add a couple of beer mugs and a few bottles of a craft or micro-brew beer he loves for the ultimate manly snack and beverage combination.
Fishing Gift Basket
For the fisherman on your list, start this gift with a styrofoam fish bucket to hold all the goodies. Add lures, tackle, hooks, a fish filet knife, a fish net and a gift certificate for a local bait shop. Then add some fish-themed snacks for a punch of fun such as Swedish Fish and Goldfish crackers with a stainless steel tumbler to hold his beverage while he waits for today's catch.
BBQ Griller Basket
This basket is perfect for any grill master on your gift list. Include grilling tools such as tongs, a long handled fork, a long handled flipper and a saucing brush. Add a selection of gourmet barbeque sauces and a selection of gourmet spice rubs to bring the flavor. Finish off this basket with a digital meat thermometer for perfectly done masterpieces from the grill every time.
Golfer's Gift Basket
Got a golf lover in your life? This is the basket for him! Start with a round metal tub and include a practice putter cup, a set of golf balls, a bag of tees, a few bottles of refreshing tea and some handy snacks for a day out on the course. Focus on snacks that don't melt in the heat as it can get hot out there by the 9th hole.
Camper's Delight Gift Basket
For men, camping is the ultimate get away. Make his camping trip more fun with a camping-themed basket he will appreciate. Use a cooler instead of a basket that he can use out in the wild and fill with both fun and functional items. Start with a couple of camping style folding chairs, long skewers for cooking over the campfire and a flashlight or lantern with extra batteries. Next add some fun with playing cards, frisbees and all the ingredients for s'mores - chocolate bars, marshmallows and graham crackers.
Men aren't so hard to buy for when you have manly man-themed gift baskets on your list. Use his favorite pass time to create a fun gift he's sure to be bragging about to his buddies for a long time. When you're looking for a gift for the man in your life, we're here to help you craft a manly gift he'll love!