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10 healthy holiday gift ideas under $25
This year give the gift of good health with these affordable and fun fitness-friendly gift ideas
Gaiam All-Grip Yoga Block
Support a loved one’s yoga practice with a gift that’s sure to be used. This unique yoga block has ergonomic openings so it can be gripped from any angle. It’s that extra bit of stability for those more challenging poses-Triangle Pose, anyone?
($15 each or $24 for a set of two, gaiam.com)
Encourage outdoor play this winter with gear that’s as cute as it is warm. This red winter hat is fleece lined with ear flaps for extra coverage.
Hidden Animal Mugs
If the health benefits of tea weren’t enough to have you drinking this hot beverage, now each sip you take helps to reveal an adorable little animal. Select from an owl, fox or bear.
Crunch a Color Game
Created by a mom, Crunch a Color is a healthy eating game where kids earn points by eating a healthy and colourful plate of fruit, veggies, protein and grains. Bonus: 5 percent of net profits goes to support non-profit children’s nutrition programs such as Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution.
Bath & Body Works Aromatherapy Bath Soak
This aromatherapy bath soak is the perfect combination of indulgence and practicality. The luxurious soak is a lovely way to unwind at the end of a long day, while the soothing lavender and vanilla scent encourages a good night’s sleep.
Trudeau Fresh Herb Saver
This kitchen gadget will ensure you always cook with the freshest ingredients. Trudeau’s Fresh Herb Saver uses water to keep herbs fresh in the refrigerator for up to two weeks. The compact design fits easily in refrigerator side doors.
Fringe Studio Mini Journals
These pretty notebooks are perfect for journaling thoughts, making lists or even doodling in. The soft cover and compact design also allows you to easily toss one in your purse so you can take notes on the go.
($11 for a set of three, chapters.indigo.ca)