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27 Little Gifts To Give Someone Who's Having A Hard Time

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1. Words of affirmation cards that'll help them positively get through each day.

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Get it from Amazon for $11.56.

2. A plush worry monster that's always there to commiserate when you can't be.

Get them from Amazon for $22.99.
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Get them from Amazon for $22.99.

3. A candle for someone missing the comforts of home.

Get it from BuzzFeed's Homesick Candles for $29.95. Available in the smell of most states.
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Get it from BuzzFeed's Homesick Candles for $29.95. Available in the smell of most states.

4. A little encouragement for their keyring.

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Get them from Various Projects for $15 (Amazing Year) and $15 (Don't Give Up).

5. Sticky notes to leave on their laptop or bathroom mirror that say things like, 'Hey, thanks for being you.'

Get the set of four from Amazon for $8.99.
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Get the set of four from Amazon for $8.99.

6. And fill-in-the-blank personalizable books that help you spell out what makes them extraordinary.

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Get them from Amazon for $11.55.

7. Revival Kit for a subscription box full of beauty and wellness products geared toward relaxation, mindfulness, and self-care.

Monthly subscriptions from Cratejoy start at $39.95+.
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Monthly subscriptions from Cratejoy start at $39.95+.

8. Wall art that may help change their mindset.

Get it from Amazon for $9.99.
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Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

9. A set of potted faux succulents that'll transform their space and bring them ~down to Earth~.

Get the set of eight from High Fashion Home for $62.
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Get the set of eight from High Fashion Home for $62.

10. Snail mail encouragement cards for an unexpected dose of hope.

Get the set of four from Everyday Summit on Etsy for $12.50.
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Get the set of four from Everyday Summit on Etsy for $12.50.

11. "Hang in there" popcorn tubs and snack samplers that'll get a friend through finals.

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Get it from The Popcorn Factory for $42 (Three-Flavor Popcorn Tub) or $32 (Deluxe Snacks Sampler).

12. A workplace paperweight that speaks its mind so they don't have to.

Get it from Uncommon Goods for $45.
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Get it from Uncommon Goods for $45.

13. A night spent together venting and moaning over Ben & Jerry's in bed.

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Get the engraved spoon from Samirah Collections on Etsy for $18.

14. A badass book for daily affirmations of badassery.

Get it from Amazon for $9.59.
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Get it from Amazon for $9.59.

15. Jenny Lawson's Furiously Happy, a book that employs humor to deal with the heaviness of depression, and Tiny Beautiful Things, a compilation of advice column Q&As by your discerning new best friend, Cheryl Strayed (aka "Sugar").

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Get them on Amazon for $10.95 and $9.19. Both also available for Kindle ($9.99, $10.99).

16. A shoulder to cry on. But also, whiskey.

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All the ones you've heard of — plus the ones you haven't — at Drizly.com.

17. F*ck That, a meditation book that "help[s] you find peace with the challenges that surround you. Because they are f*cking everywhere."

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Get it from Amazon for $11.94.

18. A Spafinder gift card for a much-needed massage, yoga sesh, makeover, or getaway.

Get or gift them from Spafinder or Amazon.
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Get or gift them from Spafinder or Amazon.

19. Adorable plush organs for someone at war with their real ones.

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Get the plush prostate and uterus from I Heart Guts ($20, $20) or Amazon ($21.99, $21.99). Available in most internal organs.

20. Beautiful postcards that'll be a welcomed break from bills.

Get the set of 12 from Ban.do ($10) or Amazon ($10).
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Get the set of 12 from Ban.do ($10) or Amazon ($10).

21. Socks that keep their toes warm, with words that keep their head up.

Get them from Joy of Socks for $9.75 (You're Beautiful) and $11.50 (Carpe Diem).
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Get them from Joy of Socks for $9.75 (You're Beautiful) and $11.50 (Carpe Diem).

22. And a Sherpa fleece blanket for those days they just can't be bothered.

Get it on Amazon for $23.99. Available in two sizes and eight colors.
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Get it on Amazon for $23.99. Available in two sizes and eight colors.

23. Home-cooked meals made with — or in the shape of — love.

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Get the pair of two nonstick forms on Amazon for $4.50.

24. A minimalist notebook that encourages the soothing effect of putting thoughts on paper.

Get it from The Anastasia Co. on Etsy for $8.
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Get it from The Anastasia Co. on Etsy for $8.

25. A soft hemp unisex tee with a bold reminder of what they are.

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Get it from Superego for $32.

26. And a delicate necklace adorned with the echo of those who pushed forward before us.

Get it from J Lynn Creations on Etsy for $35+. Available in three different chain lengths, in gold and silver.
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Get it from J Lynn Creations on Etsy for $35+. Available in three different chain lengths, in gold and silver.

27. A when you need a little pick me up.

Get it from Amazon for $10.10.
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Get it from Amazon for $10.10.

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