The hustle and bustle of the season is something many families deal with all year. With demanding schedules for every family member it can be hard to get the entire family together to enjoy an activity. Luckily we have a list of the most perfect gifts for the family. Here are some awesome gifts that will surely get the family together all year round.
Today almost every board game has been updated with technology. Everything from the traditional Monopoly to Scrabble (which is now basically Words With Friends) has an updated tech feel to it.
Indoor Marshmallow Roaster
This flameless roast lets your family enjoy the best part of camping indoors, roasting marshmallows! This awesome gift is electric and even comes with convenient compartments to store all your ingredients to make the best s’mores.
Movie Night gift basket
I don’t know anyone who doesn’t like to kick back with a good movie, popcorn and candy. This simple idea includes a movie (either a family favorite or a new flick) and all the goodies we enjoy at the movies. You can make your own and save, or you can find movie gift baskets made at your local grocery store.
Membership to a museum
A membership for the family at a zoo or a museum is a great way to promote a kid’s desire to learn. Many museums and zoos offer discounts for family passes for the year. Make it a new family tradition and help encourage your grandkids to learn. You might even learn a thing or too as well!
Fruit of the month
This gift provides a year delivery of fruits from around the world. So it’s like traveling the world by fruit. If fruit isn’t your family’s ideal gift there are countless food of the month clubs to send to anyone. Plus, if you are tight on a budget you can opt to send yummy treats for six months out of the year.
Donation to charity
For the family that has EVERYTHING the best gift can be the gift of a donation in the family’s name. Many charities offer a nice card and presentation to showcase your donation as a gift in the family’s name. It’s a great way to do some good.
These gift ideas should win over the pickiest of families and help bring joy to them year round. My personal favorite from the list is the indoor marshmallow roaster because I am a sucker for the sweets. But a donation to a charity is a way to bring joy to other people.
What are some of your holiday present ideas?
Kristen Curzytek is a writer for the One Reverse Mortgage blog. One Reverse Mortgage is the largest retail reverse mortgage lender in America. Wondering how much tax-free* cash you could get from a reverse mortgage? Check out the reverse mortgage calculator to see how much tax-free* cash you can qualify for. Or give us a call at (800)401-8114 to talk to one of our licensed professionals. They can discuss your financial situation with you and determine if a reverse mortgage makes sense for you and your financial goals.
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