Physical gifts are fun to give, especially if they are a desired gift of the receiver. Have you ever thought about gifts that create memories? These gifts are more than just material items. They can be physical or non-physical. First, let’s explore the physical memorable gifts that can save you money you could have splurged on trendy toys. Then we’ll check out non-physical gifts that create a lifetime memories. By the way, even non-physical things can be trendy at times, yet still classy for every generation. Plus, they are easy on your wallet. Here are 4 meaningful gift ideas for any occasion to share with loved ones:
Gift Ideas For Any Occasion – Photo Organizers
Have you or your family members collected so many physical photos that you have to put them all in many photo albums and frames? While some new and old photo copies are stored in your phone, flash drives and cds, older photos need to be preserved in photo organizers called conservation containers. Extra large acid-free containers such as the Barhon photo organizer are perfect for storing old photos.
Barhon is durable and provides damage control, such as an acid-free environment. This gift comes with 18 photo cases and a handle to help carry your cases. Although perfect for any occasion, it also has occasional holiday discounts such Christmas sales, after-Christmas sales, Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day deals.
Gift Idea #2 – Inexpensive Trips
Take a trip to a museum. Not only are some trips inexpensive, but some museum trips are free. If you happen to be in D.C., for example, visit all 17 museums of the Smithsonian Institute. I have visited at least 14 of them and enjoyed every visit. They even have Botanical Gardens and the zoo.
If you are a couple without children, you are never to old to learn. For example, another of my favorite places to visit in and out of season is to a heritage museum at a nearby town. Even if the subject matter is similar, no museum is alike. There is always something to learn while traveling.
Do you have young children? If so, what an exciting way to start their learning with a field trip. Sure school field trips are fun with their peers, but family time to learn can be just as fun, especially for home schoolers. You can even ask their friends’ parents to invite their child on a short day trip to the museum. It’s also a great way to give their parents a break. Bring a sacked lunch and plenty of water.
Gift Idea #3 – Message Tees and Hoodies
Message tees and hoodies are fun, creative apparel gift ideas for any occasion. T-shirts like Divinely Taylored Apparel are great gifts for you who like inspirational and Christian apparel. Messages like “Livin’ My Blessed Life”
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Gift Idea #4 – Funny Coffee Mugs
Have you ever had a bad day at work or felt like you woke up on the wrong side of the bed preparing for one? Funny coffee mugs are right gifts for you coffee lovers and tea drinkers, with a sense of humor.
Coffee cups with funny sayings, uplifting and encouraging messages like “True Story” have catered to generations of hard workers, including the growing number of work-from-home employees and business owners. Life can be stressful. Use fun coffee mugs with funny sayings or inspirational messages to help create a calming, relaxing atmosphere for yourself and those around you. Oh, and don’t forget your coffee or tea! For more coffee mug ideas, check out my post, Fall For Jesus, He Never Leaves.
Which Gift Ideas Suit You?
You can chose one or all these gift ideas for any occasion. If you like traveling during the summer or cold winter months, some museums remain free all year long. If you love inspiration apparel, you can choose hoodies for the cold winter seasons or t-shirts for the warm summer seasons, or warm winter seasons and cool summer seasons, depending on your location. Coffee mugs and cups are fun gifts for yourself, family friends and coworkers. Not only o these make great Christmas gifts, but they are great gifts for birthdays, Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and even gifts for our veterans.
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