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    22 "Get Well Soon" Gifts That'll Bring A Smile To Their Face

    Fun little pick-me-ups guaranteed to put a smile on their face. (READ: hand-crafted brownie pops.)

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    1. A gift box filled with a booklet and plush sloth to help the recipient "hang in there".

    I'm not crying, I'm sobbing.

    Promising review: "I sent this to a friend that needed surgery and it put a smile on her face! She loved it! Definitely worth the price." β€”A. Jaber

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    2. A greeting card for the friend who appreciates the good things in life. Puns, to be specific. This card is really just the bees knees, isn't it?


    Get it from Cheerful Geek on Etsy for $3.67.

    3. A huge teddy bear reminiscent of the ones you've tried to win at street fairs and carnivals.

    You can always say you won this for them.... to make it more thoughtful.

    Will the recipient believe you? Probably not. I don't know anyone who has won a giant teddy bear at a carnival. Not one person. And believe me, I've seen people try.

    Promising review: "This was a great get well soon gift for a friend β€” they loved it! It brought lots of smiles and is just what the doctor ordered." β€”Diana

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

    4. A snack package to satisfy all sweet AND salty cravings. Oreos! Goldfish! Fruit snacks! Chips! *proceeds to buy it for myself*

    This package contains 40 individually-wrapped snacks, and is presented in an adorable gift box. Win.

    Promising review: "I was looking for a care package to send to a sick friend in another state, and this was perfect! It had an excellent variety of name brand snacks, and it even arrived a day earlier than expected. 10/10 would buy again!" β€”Rebecca

    Get it from Amazon for $18.

    5. An interactive journal that encourages writers to take a a few moments every day to self-reflect. Sometimes, we need to remember to just take a deep breath.,

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this journal! It makes me realize everything I've been through and how many wonderful things I have in my life. Every day has a different thought that inspires you!" β€”Jazmin

    Get it from Amazon for $12.80.

    6. A stamped spoon perfect for soup eating and tea stirring. A kitchen necessity that will be treasured forever!


    Get it from Milk & Honey Luxuries on Etsy for $16.

    7. A rose and sunflower bouquet because I DO NOT CARE if flowers are a basic "get well soon" gift. I would still want the damn flowers, okay?

    This bouquet is delivered in a clear vase and also contains mini-me red carnations, bronze daisies, and lavender monte cassino asters.

    Get it from Teleflora for $69.95+ (available in three sizes).

    8. OR! Gorgeous pink tulips cut the day before delivery AKA they will be super fresh upon arrival and won't wilt in a matter of 11 seconds.

    Psst, same day delivery is also available for select bouquets on the Bouqs site.

    Get them from Bouqs for $48+.

    9. A basket from Gift Tree (they deliver a wide range of gorgeous, reusable ones). We're talking baskets filled with everything from fresh fruit and chocolates to gourmet tea and skincare products.

    Gift Tree

    Gift Tree also offers personalized gifts (like wine crates, coasters, cheese boards, and more), if that's what you prefer!

    Get a basket from Gift Tree here.

    Get the first basket here and the second basket here.

    10. Handmade brownie pops so adorable, the recipient may just wait a few seconds to appreciate their cuteness..before proceeding to devour them.

    Promising review: "I received these after having surgery, and they made my day! They are ultra cute, but so tasty. I plan on ordering these for my friends in the future!" β€”MissMadeline

    Get them from Shari's Berries for $29.99.

    11. Fluffy suede slippers to give the gift of pure comfort and joy. Dear toesies, you are so welcome.,

    Promising review: "I LOVE these slippers! They are AMAZINGLY comfortable, well-made, and they have heavy rubber on the bottom so you can wear them outside if you want to. I got a size up and they fit perfectly!" β€”CraftyCricutMom

    Get them from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes 6-10 and in five colors).

    12. OR! Incredibly fuzzy socks because having cold feet β€” and not the metaphorical, nervous kind β€” is a serious struggle.

    Promising review: "I have MS and arthritis, and my feet get very cold at night. These socks are amazing! I wear a pair every night, and I just purchased ten more pairs of these soft, warm, fuzzy socks. There are not enough words to describe how wonderful they are!" β€”Julie B.

    Get a set of five from Amazon for $23.99 (available in 13 colors).

    13. A balloon bouquet that is hand arranged and delivered. PLUS! You have the option of adding chocolates or teddy bears to each bundle.

    Get them from From You Flowers for $27.99+.

    14. A gift box filled with 100% natural, chemical-free, handmade "me time" products. This can turn someone's home into a much-needed spa day.


    This box contains a soy candle, a ~pretty~ box of matches, a handmade bar of soap, a lavender and ylang ylang bath bomb, a moisturizing lip balm, organic honey sticks, and a greeting card with your own personalized message.

    PLUS! You get to choose between 22 scents for the candle and soap bar. (I would choose brown sugar and fig, in case you were wondering.)

    Get it from Peace Organics on Etsy for $39.95.

    15. A coloring book inspired by the movie roles of the great Bill Murray (for example, Moonrise Kingdom, Ghostbusters, Lost in Translation, etc.)!

    Promising review: "This book is amazing! I can't believe it exists. It is perfect for any Bill Murray fan! The coloring pages are beautiful, clever, creative, and reflective of Murray's career and greatness." β€”Garland R.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.38.

    16. And of course, ultra-smooth colored pencils to go along with the above Bill Murray book. Or for doodling! I love a good doodle.

    These colored pencils have over 14,000 (!!!) positive reviews.

    Promising review: "This is a great set worthy of the praise it gets. The pencils are creamy and smooth, I've had no issues with breakage, and they come in a nice tin. Plus, the colors are vivid and blend well!" β€”Piper

    Get a set of 24 from Amazon for $8.91.

    17. A varie~tea~ of tea bags because there is nothing worse than drinking the same cup of chamomile over and over again until you feel better.

    I once had the flu and the only tea at my disposal was chamomile....I drank about four cups of it per day and now I can never look at chamomile tea again. BUT! This pack comes with 40 different bags (as well as honey sticks!) so that the road to health is filled with a whole bunch of fun flavors.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love Twinings tea, and this assortment had a little bit of everything from caffeine-free herbal teas to strong assam-based teas. It provides the perfect variety!" β€”Jamie D.

    Get it from Amazon for $14.44.

    18. A body pillow to make the doctor's orders of "TAKE IT EASY AND REST!" as comfy as possible. This thing makes it feel like you're constantly being hugged.

    Promising review: "This is life changing! I have been laying in bed with a stomach bug for two days, and this has been a miracle." β€”Caity

    Get it from Amazon for $59.99.

    19. An all-natural soy candle available in 55 (!!!!) different scents. This baby has a burn time of 55+ hours, as well!


    The scents include marshmallow, cafe latte, blueberry muffin, luxurious rose, fresh baked bread....the list (like Journey) goes on and on and on.

    Get it from Lindsay Lucas Candles on Etsy for $8.80+ (available in three sizes).

    20. A cookie jar filled with chef-kisses-fingers buttercream cookies to encourage your BFF to bee well.

    This jar includes six buttercream cookies, two fudge buttercream chocolate cookies, two buttercream orange citrus cookies, and two buttercream lemon burst cookies.

    Get it from Cheryl's Cookies for $39.99.

    21. A plush blanket that screams "COME HERE AND SNUGGLE". This cozy little thing has almost 4,000 positive reviews!

    Promising review: "Holy cow! This blanket is amazing. I bought it as a gift and was really sad I couldn't keep it. It's the softest blanket I've felt in a long time. It feels luxurious and not cheaply made. Frankly, I'm gonna buy another one for cuddling on the couch!" β€”AJM

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in 16 colors and four sizes).

    22. OR! A little pup hooded blanket for babies that are feeling under the weather. This snuggle plush fabric will have 'em comforted in no time.

    They also have a moose hooded blanket, an elephant hooded blanket, a duck hooded blanket, and a whole bunch of other adorable designs!

    Get it from Hello Snuggles for $18.99.

    You, arriving to your flu-ridden BFF's house with balloons and get well soon chocolates like:


    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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