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    54 Practical Gifts To Get Your Parents This Year

    What's that? The sound of your parents finally admitting you're the favorite.

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    1. An electric toothbrush with a subscription-based brush head refill, so your roomie will never have to remember to buy another toothbrush or brush head again. Now THAT is something to smile about.

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    Does your parent boast about being a minimalist? Or maybe they just have ZERO counter space? Then the Quip might just be the toothbrush of their dreams. It has a three-month battery life, comes with a wall mount and travel case, and is super quiet during use. I own one myself (as do my mom, mother-in-law, and father-in-law) and love how it encourages me to brush thoroughly.

    Promising review: "I truly love this toothbrush, feels great when done. Like the fact that it tells you when to move to the next quadrant. People in general do not take the two minutes to brush their teeth, much less concentrate on each quadrant and change the brush every three months. Anyway, I love it and will recommend it." —Maria S.

    Check out our full review of the Quip here.

    Get it from Quip for $25+ (available in eight colors and a variety of subscription plans).

    2. A stylish teal ottoman they can store all their odds 'n' ends in so guests will never know they're *kind of* a hoarder.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This is a great value. Looks just like the photo. I've had it for months now. It is sturdy and the storage is such a bonus. I have pets so fur gets around my apartment. This is really easy to vacuum or spot clean with a wet rag." —Nerd-Lady

    Get it from Amazon for $142.77.

    3. A memory foam seat cushion to ensure they're comfortable and supported from top to bottom — literally.

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    Promising review: "I put it on my office chair (in the picture). It felt very comfortable and nice, a notable upgrade. But the real difference was felt after I was using it for a couple of days and decided to try taking it off. Wow, what a difference! From super comfy I felt like I was sent back in time to sit on an ancient torture device. If you're like me, sitting in front of a desk for 6–8 hours each day, this is definitely a worthwhile investment in your rear :)" —Coolguy

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95.

    4. A duffel bag with a padded shoulder strap to replace the old one they've likely been lugging around on vacations since before they had kids.

    Cabela's

    Promising review: "This thing is practically bulletproof. Heavy duty zipper. Rip stop nylon. Super heavy duty stitching, complete wraparound straps, metal hardware / buckles. This this won't come apart." —Jay the engineer

    Get it from Cabela's for $19.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and six styles).

    5. A shower curtain complete with pockets they can use to upgrade their bathroom's storage space without doing something wild like installing a new vanity or cabinets.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I LOVE this shower curtain. I have been buying this curtain for the past 6 years. If you have a shower that doesn’t have a lot of ledge room for all your 'stuff,' this shower curtain will be your best friend. You can fit so many things inside the pockets! I honestly only use like 4–5 of the pockets. You can also use this as a liner and have another more decorative shower curtain on the outside but I personally use it as a shower curtain. I usually change it every 6 months because it does start getting a little soap scummy on the bottom. The best shower curtain/liner money can buy!" —DAtkins

    Get it from Amazon for $14.

    Check out our full review of Maytex Mesh Pockets Shower Curtain Liner (#2)!

    6. A mug warmer, because every day is a little bit brighter when it includes a hot cup of coffee rather than a lukewarm one.

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    We've all been there — making our coffee or tea only to set it down and forget about until it's cooled down completely. Thanks to this mug warmer none of us ever have to suffer through another cold cup of caffeine again! It has received over 4K five-star reviews on Amazon, so you know it's a big freakin' deal.

    Promising review: "I'm a chronic coffee forgetter. I can't drink it straight from the brewer (too hot for me) so I set my mug down to cool slightly and often get distracted. Of course I then come back to my coffee to find it's already cold. I've currently got the warmer at my office and it's working great. I can sip my coffee leisurely over the course of an hour and it's still nice and warm." —Elle

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    7. An ever-popular Instant Pot with so many uses they'll need to take a deep breath before deciding what to make with it first.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    It combines six kitchen appliances in one, including a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, sauté, steamer, and warmer.

    Promising review: "Of all of the purchases that I've ever made to add to my kitchen's efficiency and fun, this is the one thing I could not do without. I ordered it after making a decision to cook with fresh ingredients in order to make my meals healthier. It took me awhile to gather data from online forums and various cookbooks and 'how to' resources before I actually opened the box and began my discovery journey. It's been a delicious one, indeed, not to mention how much time I am saving in the process." —Darlene

    Get it from Amazon for $61.10+ (available in 3, 6, and 8 quarts).

    8. Rosetta Stone Language Software for your dad who has always said he wanted to learn Italian but never found the time to do it.

    Rosetta Stone

    Get three months from Rosetta Stone for $35.97 (available in 30 languages and four pricing plans)

    9. A plush bathrobe made of a fast-drying air-woven terry cotton your parent will want to lounge around in all day.

    Snowe Home

    Promising review: "I highly recommend Snowe if you're looking for an amazing quality robe. This one was for me, but I'll be purchasing more as gifts." —Jessica L.

    Get it from Snowe Home for $98 (available in unisex sizes XS–L and three colors).

    10. A microfiber duvet cover set so you can switch up their bedroom's color scheme without overwhelming them with *too much* change at once.

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    Promising review: "I suffer from night sweats and our other duvet cover was too heavy and hot for the rising spring temperatures. I hate leaving our down comforter 'naked' though, so I wanted something super lightweight to cover it with. This works great! It's very light, attractive, and easy to put on. It's soft and inviting — it's hard to walk past the bed without flopping down on it for a quick snuggle." —Dracollo

    Get it from Amazon for $15.19+ (available in twin, twin XL, full/queen, and king sizing, and 19 styles).

    11. And luxurious sheets that'll make them feel like they're staying in a five-star hotel every night instead of their own home. Only the best for your fam!

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Really happy with these sheets. They are a great value and we really like them in our master bedroom. They're very soft and smooth. I like to be warm at night and my husband likes to stay cool, and these manage to fit the bill for both of us. " —Tiffany Heidenthal

    Get them from Amazon for $24.65+ (available in twin, full, queen, king, and California king sizing and 13 colors).

    12. A mini food processor — perfect for your parents who recently became "empty nesters" and no longer need to make dinner for the whole family.

    HSN

    This mini food processor can hold up to four cups and comes with a reversible slicing/shredding disc, a metal blade ring, a blade sheath, and a cover with a feed and tube pusher.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty by Cuisinart line from HSN for $39.99 (available in three colors).

    13. A Makeup Eraser cloth they'll wonder how they lived this long without after seeing how it magically takes ALL of their makeup off with just a few swipes.

    BuzzFeed

    I have one of these bad boys and they even take off Kylie Lip Kits — a true feat.

    Promising review: "YESS!!! I cannot LIVE without this product. I have always had pretty bad acne and every product I’d use would result in either a breakout or just constant irritation. This product can be used with JUST WATER to get literally all of your makeup off with zero skin irritations! I use it in the AM and PM and one rag will usually last me a full seven days before needing a wash. I have about three or four of these because I cannot live without them. My acne has become a lot better by using this as opposed to cleaners and crazy products for my skin. Who knew a clean rag and water could actually do so much?!?" —Nina Aristo

    Get it from Amazon for $20 (available in a variety of styles).

    Psst! This won for the mid-priced best makeup remover on BuzzFeed Reviews, too!

    14. A faux fur throw blanket, so soft you'll want to buy two of so Mom and Dad don't have to fight over it.

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    Promising review: "I bought this kinda on a whim. I love fuzzy blankets and have a hard time finding one that is soft, big enough, warm enough, has the right weight, and doesn't cost a fortune. This one fit the bill. It is my new favorite blanket (I have a small collection. It easily covers both my husband and me on our couch with room for the cat to cuddle up in the middle. It's warm but not warm enough to make you start sweating. It's heavy enough but you also don't feel like you have 50 lbs of blanket sitting on you." —vafalla

    Get it from Amazon for $22.18+ (available in two styles and three colors)

    15. Or a hand-woven blanket complete with fringe detailing you can use to cover up the wine stain you somehow managed to get on their couch during Thanksgiving. All anyone will want to know is where they found such a fabulous throw.

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    Promising review: "I absolutely adore this throw. I read through the comments about it being rough; it's not meant to be cashmere and I don't find it rough in the least. It's soft as it should be based on the thread used. The tassels are not loose threads. I like the look and the unfinished metallic mustard thread adds character. It's a beautiful pattern and the throw works perfectly with my sofa. I can't wait to read my book and cuddle with it." —K. Gabriel

    Get it from Amazon for$41.99+ (originally $49.99, available in four styles).

    16. An easy-to-read food scale they can keep handy to make recipes with the utmost accuracy.

    Macy's

    Promising review: "I was so excited to see this scale, especially on sale! I've been looking for a simple silver colored food scale. This fits the bill plus it has little conversion notes on the scale. It's slim and lightweight, easy to use and clean. Very happy with the purchase so far!" —TMF2

    Get it on sale from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $13.93 (originally $35.99).

    17. An Amazon Firestick so they can watch talked-about shows like The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and feel like they're keeping up with "whatever the kids are into these days."

    Amazon

    Promising review: "We have been getting steady increases in our cable TV bill with no increases in services. So we thought we would cut the cord and this device became the focal point for making that transition. We are very pleased with the performance of this device. It is easy to setup with prompts provided as you power it up. We then added our favorite apps, (also very easy), and have never looked back at the cable TV being gone. We now save over $100 a month without those charges for cable TV. If you are thinking of making the leap into cord cutting, this is the way to go." —Stephen H. Jenkins

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    18. A countertop garden your parents can keep in the kitchen to grow their beloved herbs all year long instead of just during the summer months.

    Macy's

    Promising review: "I love to cook, so the thought of having fresh herbs and veggies right on my kitchen counter was exciting. However, I had never had much success gardening. This new Goodful AeroGarden changed that for me. I made the best caprese salad I have ever eaten last week with some fresh basil from my garden. My kids actually enjoy helping me harvest and eat something green. It is freezing outside right now, but we still have fresh produce growing in our home! I can't believe it works this well. If you enjoy cooking or gardening, I would highly recommend." —FreshMom

    Get it on sale from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $129.99 (originally $189.99, available in black or sage).

    19. A rapid egg cooker that'll make their breakfast faster than they can say, "Which came first, the chicken or the egg?".

    Amazon, amazon.com

    One little machine that can whip up hard-boiled eggs, poached eggs, scrambled eggs, and omelettes? Sounds magical! And let me tell you — it is. Get one of these egg-cellent appliances ASAP. Read our deep dive into the Dash Rapid Egg Cooker.

    Promising review: "If you are on the fence about getting one of these, GET ONE. It really is as easy as it sounds to have a perfectly cooked egg, no guesswork. Just have an ice bath ready next to the cooker and let the eggs sit for a minute or two in there...peels come right off :) Makes healthy eating a breeze in the morning! Where has this been all my life!??!?" —rebecca

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in five colors).

    20. A cleaning pen to help your jewelry-obsessed parent keep their gems sparkling.

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    This seemingly average little cleaning pen is filled with a high-performance formula that cleans jewelry like nothing I've ever experienced. It contains micro-fine cleansers, polishing agents, and a polymer that will make your gems so shiny they'll nearly blind you. I've used it on my diamond rings, but it also works wonders on my cubic zirconia earrings. Check out my full review of the Connoisseurs 1050 Diamond Dazzle Stick.

    Promising review: "The center stone of my ring (an oval white sapphire) has been cloudy since shortly after I got it. I have to use a lot of hand sanitizer at work, which gets under the stone. This product was easy to use. The little brush gets under the stone really well (much better than a toothbrush). My ring looks like new." —FintanCat

    Get it from Amazon for $5.49.

    21. A dynamic sneaker your dad likely wore in the '90s and will be overwhelmed with nostalgia about adding them to his shoe collection once again.

    CAT Footwear

    Promising review: "My profession requires me to be on my feet all day, these black Cat Intruders ROCK! They have not been off of my feet since I received them. I love them so much that I purchased them in white also." —CATLady47

    Get them from CAT Footwear for $100 (available in sizes 3.5–14 and seven styles).

    22. A personalized docking station with a place for their phone, wallet, keys, and more to help them keep track of their most important items at all times.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I bough this for my boyfriend for our one year anniversary. He absolutely loved it! He uses it all the time and it helps him stay organized. He added a command strip since he has a wireless charger for husband a iPhone. The woodwork is very original, clean lines and no damage." —Kristan Tod

    Get it from Amazon Handmade for $39.95.

    23. LED strip lights for the back of their TV or computer monitor that'll add some extra mood lighting to any room and are said to help prevent eyestrain. Go ahead, watch Netflix for days on end without concern.

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    You can choose from 16 colors and brightness adjustment levels.

    Promising review: "I purchased these to back light my computer monitors and they work great. Very easy to apply (peel and stick) and easy to configure. Sixteen different colors, including white, can be selected via the remote control plus dimming. I think that background lighting can be more useful for computer monitors since you sit so much closer to them than your television. Also, the light given off by your monitor tends to be harsher since you are often viewing documents or other scenes with a white background. I'm thinking of purchasing longer strips of these lights to use as under cabinet kitchen lighting or even to illuminate the toe-kick area. You could set different moods by adjusting the intensity and color." —GMak

    Get them from Amazon for $13.99.

    24. An oversized Madewell tote your mom will absolutely love because it isn't "over-the-top" and will have room for ALL of her random necessities — yes, even that spare packet of tissues and a Bed Bath and Beyond coupon from 2009.

    Madewell

    I've gotten one of these as a gift and have given one to my sister as well. It's my favorite bag to date! It has a small pocket inside you can pop your phone into (or anything else you'd be looking to grab in a hurry) and has so much space. I've even fit my laptop into it! The straps are sturdy and I love that this version also has a chic suede stripe down the middle. The best part? You can add your mom's initials for an extra special touch.

    Get it from Madewell for $158 (available in three colors).

    25. An electric kettle, because the cold weather will be here before we know it and it'll be so nice for your parents to make a cup of tea without fussing with an actual tea pot.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This thing is bananas!!! Not very often am I blown away by something working really well. Filled with water, plugged it in, and the water was boiling in under 3 minutes! If I went with my original idea of a steel kettle on the stove top, i'd be waiting at least another 5 to 10 minutes to hear the whistle. I was looking for something small and efficient for a couple cups of tea at a time, i definitely found what I was looking for. Awesome product! A+" —Travis

    Get it from Amazon for $22.49.

    26. An apron with built-in oven mitts and a sewn-in conversion chart that'll protect their clothes while they whip up your favorite meals whenever you visit.

    Food52

    Promising review: "I love this apron! I’m a petite 5’3” and get why some similar sized people may feel it’s too big but I love the way it fits. It’s a heavier weight which makes it feel like a lot on my small frame at first but I don’t mind the extra length and feel very protected. Pot holder pockets still work length-wise for me and I have not gotten a stain or ruined my actual clothing since I got this. Maybe I’m a messier cook than most but other thinner, smaller aprons didn’t provide the same protection. It’s a bonus that it fits my tall husband too." —Caroline F.

    Get it from Food52 for $45 (available in one size and five colors).

    27. A handheld dog shower attachment they can use to clean up the family dog without getting completely soaked.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    My dog personally hates the car, so taking all 80 pounds of him to the groomer is often a struggle (to say the least). By using this attachment he can clean up without feeling anxious. The unique wand is curved to provide full coverage while washing your pet. It also has an 8-foot-long flexible hose for extended reach and be used indoors or outdoors.

    Promising review: "Owners of long-haired/thick-coated breeds: This is what you've been looking for. I've waited over 20 years for this and have used everything from custom heads to kitchen wash heads. The water flow from this even at low pressure (40 psi) is excellent, adjustment on handle are well-thought-out, and this WILL get right through a thick undercoat." —Animal Doctor

    Get it from Amazon for $33.01.

    28. A towel from Havly that'll get softer each time they wash it — they've spent years raising your annoying butt, don't you think they deserve something soft to dry off theirs?

    shophavly / Via instagram.com, Havly

    I recently picked up one of these towels and it is unbelievably soft. It's thicker than most of my towels but seemingly takes up less space. The loop to hang it seems super sturdy which is an added bonus. Definitely pick up a set for each of your parents.

    Get it from Havly for $44 (available in five styles).

    29. A pack of oven liners to protect the bottom of their oven from any overflow/oozing and let them continue on pretending they're competing on The Great British Baking Show worry-free.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I expected to be happy, but I'm thrilled! Each mat is pliable and fits the entire width of my standard oven. When the mat is against the back wall, it extends up to but not over the front lip of the floor. On first use, pizza cheese and sauce dripped onto the front edge of the mat and onto that uncovered lip. The baked-on cheese and sauce slid right off the mat! Effortlessly! After I cleaned up the lip, I layered a second mat to cover the lip. These mats are so great that I almost want food to drip on them so I can show off how wonderful they are." —Artset Outset

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $13.99.

    30. Leather moccasins your mom can slip into when she's running late but doesn't want to sacrifice an ounce of comfort or style.

    aerosoles / Via instagram.com

    My mother-in-law is a HUGE fan of any shoes from Aerosoles. I recently gifted her a pair of these for her birthday and she's asked for additional colors for Christmas. She wears them to work, where she's on her feet all day, and says they're the most comfortable shoes she's had in ages.

    Get them from Aerosoles for $69.99 (available in sizes 5–12 and nine styles).

    31. Oven mitts they'll love ~beary~ much — especially because they're actually heat-resistant.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I PULLED THE COOKIES OUT OF THE OVEN WITH MY BEAR HANDS. I COULD NEVER BEAR TO BE WITHOUT THESE. MY ENTIRE FAMILY IS GOING TO MURDER ME WITH THEIR BEAR HANDS BECAUSE OF ALL THE BEAR PUNS I'M MAKING NOW." —Kate B

    Get them from Amazon for $20+ (available in two styles).

    32. Or a brown sugar bear that is as cute as it is functional and'll keep their sugar from getting hard as a rock over time. When the mood strikes to bake something delicious they won't have to head out to the store for an extra ingredient.

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    Promising review: "After multiple containers for my brown sugar and continuously throwing my brown sugar away due to giant hard lumps, I began to wonder why our brown sugar never lumped as a child. That's when I remembered a weird brown bear in our sugar, After a quick Google search I found this! I soaked it in water for 30 minutes and then added to my lumpy brown sugar...two days later there is not a single lump in my sugar! Yay!" —Sneezeloaf

    Get it from Amazon for $5.74.

    33. A special necklace you can customize with their name so they can wear it every day and stop debating "which necklace goes with this outfit?"

    Set and Stones

    You can have the letters embedded in the chain or dangling to make sure it's suited to your loved one's preference.

    Get it from Set and Stones for $90 (available in three metals and up to 10 letters).

    34. A set of satin pillowcases to make them feel like they're living a life of luxury while also improving breakage, tangles, and frizz in their hair.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising Review: "LOVE THESE! They are a beautiful shade of gray, well-made and a perfect price! I ordered these to help protect against hair-breakage and I've already noticed a huge difference!!!" —shawnellnewberry

    Get them from Amazon for $8.98 (available in three sizes and 16 colors)

    35. A subscription to Disney+ so you can selfishly use it also and stream all of the classic movies you grew up watching together.

    The Walt Disney Company

    My sister and I agreed to split our Disney+ subscription and we've had the best time talking about which movies and shows we've watched / which ones we need to wait and watch together. It's been really special to relive so many of our Disney-infused childhood memories together thanks to this new subscription service. Excuse me, I'm getting sentimental and I think there's a piece of pixie dust in my eye.

    Get a subscription to Disney+ for $6.99 a month, $69.99 a year, or a 7-day free trial.

    36. A new set of non-stick pots and pans, free of toxic metals so your parents can keep on cooking without fear of ingesting anything they shouldn't be.

    Caraway

    I actually DID gift these to my parents and they love them. Cleaning them has been a breeze, they love the deep coloring on the ceramic, and the magnetic pan rack has been a game changer. The set comes with a fry pan, a sauce pan, a dutch oven, a sauté pan, four magnetic pan racks, and a canvas lid holder.

    Get it from Caraway for $395 (available in five colors).

    37. A handheld knife sharpener they can use to bring their most-used kitchen utensils back to life in a flash without destroying their countertop or cutting boards.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I gotta say this is the best sharpener I ever bought in my whole life. I got it today and brought it to work. I work at a Japanese restaurant as a sushi chef and I sharpened it at work and, wow, my knife was as sharp as a samurai sword! Even my coworkers were surprised and asked me to order one for them. Thanks for the product ! Now I don't have to use the stone or sharpen rod that much anymore." —Rodrigo

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99 (available in three colors).

    Check out our full review of the KitchenIQ 50009 Edge Grip 2-Stage Knife Sharpener.

    38. A set of socks to keep your loved one's toes toasty all winter long — beware, you'll probably want to pick up some for yourself!

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These are wonderful socks. Soft and warm and not itchy at all like socks with such a high percentage of wool can be. They fit perfectly, hugging your foot instead of slipping around like a sloppy mess. Love the muted colors as well. Thinking about getting more in other colors!" —Debra A. Scott

    Get a five-pair pack from Amazon for $14.99 (available in 11 styles).

    39. A pack of colorful silicone straws you can share with their fellow environmentally conscious colleagues who accompany them on iced coffee runs.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I was kind of shocked at how good quality these straws are! They come in a neat little baggie that you can store them in, and the straw cleaner as well! I don't usually leave reviews on products (even if I really like them), but they donate 100% of the proceeds of your order to OCEANA if you leave a review, and that's a HUGE plus for me. So not only do I really like the product, I get to share the good news through this review AND my payment gets donated to OCEANA. I really really appreciate that. 10/10 product!" —Amazon Customer

    Get a pack of 10 from Amazon for $8.95.

    40. An ice roller, which is said to help decrease under-eye puffiness, minimize fine lines, and shrink the look of pores — as well as to relieve headaches and sore muscles.

    amazon.com

    My sister bought this for me and I'm obsessed with it — which is why I know it's awesome! It's my favorite thing to start my pampering with, but I also use it in the morning before I apply any makeup. All you have to do is pop the separate roller piece into your freezer and you'll be ready to de-puff in no time.

    Promising review: "Extremely affordable and feels great on my face right when I wake up in the morning!! I can feel the difference after a couple of rolls along my puffy eyes and face. It soothes my puffiness with the cold but bearable feeling. And it does stay cool for a good amount of time. Best thing is its not a watery mess." —Tammy N.

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available in eight colors).

    41. An ironic garlic chopper inspired by Dracula that'll make any chef smile and prevent their fingers from smelling like pungent garlic all day.

    Amazon

    They can also use it to chop nuts, fruits, and veggies!

    Promising review: "I purchased this as a gift for my friend who is a fantastic cook — she uses fresh ingredients almost exclusively — but pressing fresh garlic is a task usually delegated. No longer — Gracula is there for her. She uses him nearly every time she needs garlic (which is basically daily) and months later still makes a point of saying how much she enjoys the gift. I'm pretty sure she likes it better than other gifts I've gotten her which were more expensive/thought out, and I'm fairly certain it's what took me from 'good friend' to 'best friend,' but it be that way sometimes. Anyway, definitely recommended for people who cook with garlic and have a sense of humor." —L

    Get it from Amazon for $14.90.

    42. A 4-oz bottle of Poo-Pourri featuring a festive scent to transform any stinky situation into one Santa would approve of.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "We are a family of six in a small one-bathroom house. This is, to put it lightly, a horrific nightmare — particularly after my teenage son spends some time in the bathroom. After a couple of weeks of gentle encouragement ('YOU ARE KILLING EVERYONE. SPRAY THAT STUFF ON THE WATER BEFORE YOU POOP OR I'M TAKING AWAY YOUR PHONE AND, SO HELP ME GOD, I WILL CALL YOUR GIRLFRIEND AND TELL HER EXACTLY WHY YOU GOT IT TAKEN AWAY.') he started using it regularly. The bathroom is much less disgusting now after he leaves." —Supa D

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (also available in a variety of other scents).

    43. A 12-inch foam roller they'll surprisingly get a lot of use of even if they aren't a gym rat. It's perfect for loosening the muscles in their back/legs after sitting at a desk all day (or stress-induced tension).

    Amazon

    I have this little foam roller and use it almost every night. I roll my spine over it and it releases all the tension in a series of very satisfying cracks. Get one — add it into your pre-bedtime ritual!

    Promising review: "My chiropractor recommended I buy the 36" version of this for some daily routine back stretching to do at home. This product has been amazing for stretching, and massaging sore muscles throughout my back and shoulders. I feel very supported by this roller and have had no issues with it thus far. I weigh 200 pounds and have yet to damage this roller after weeks of use. Overall very pleased with this product. And at such a great price, I honestly can't find a single negative remark to note about it." —Luke Marrs

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in four sizes and seven styles).

    44. Cut resistant gloves — a must-have for any parent who isn't super confident in their knife skills and would like to keep all of their digits.

    Amazon

    You can even pop these in the washing machine for a thorough cleaning.

    Promising review: "After my husband sliced his finger on our mandolin I decided to check out these gloves. We are both very impressed with how well they work. The company who sells these is also wonderful — they sent a follow-up email to ensure that we liked the gloves and would have replaced or refunded our money if we weren't happy. The only thing I was concerned about when I ordered the gloves was if I was buying the right size. My husband and I have different hand sizes, but the medium is working well for both of us. And knowing that they would send a different size free of charge was wonderful. Now we don't have to worry about slicing off our fingers!" —That Author Guy's Wife

    Get them from Amazon for $11.49 (available in sizes S—XL).

    45. Velvet hangers that may seem like a boring gift but'll transform their closet from one that says "hot mess" to "oh yes."

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Love how little space these take up. My closet is pretty small so getting these types of hangers was a must. Clothes don’t slip from the hangers which is nice because with the plastic ones, my tank tops and dresses would always fall off. You can even hang pants too. " —Amazonian

    Check out our deep dive on the AmazonBasics Velvet Suit Hangers here!

    Get them from Amazon for $12.75+ (available in packs of 30, 50, or 100 and three colors)

    46. A car seat gap filler, so they'll never have to fret about dropping their phone or a rogue French fry into a seemingly endless abyss never to be found again.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I have to admit, my expectations weren't very high. I thought it was more of a joke when my husband got this for me for Christmas. Little did I realize it would be one of my most favorite gadgets ever! I don't know if I realized just how many things went missing in my seat gap. It has really saved a lot of things from disappearing into that black hole. It was easy enough to fit into my car and it's soft! It's just like an extension of my seat, except it fits every curve of my seat! There really isn't another product that compares to this. " —Tessa Forbes

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $19.99.

    47. A stainless steel ring that doubles as a fidget spinner that'll help keep your parent calm, cool, and collected in stressful times.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I've had this ring for about two weeks now and just had to write a review. I've had the nervous/bored habit of picking at my fingers since I was a kid. I can't remember the last time I've not had at least one nail bed torn up and bloody. For people with similar habits, I can't recommend this ring enough. It's a great, non-distracting way to redirect fidgety behaviors. I've worn it every day since receiving it and for the first time in years I have intact nail beds! Every time I catch myself starting to pick at a dry patch of skin or uneven cuticle on my finger, I rotate the ring a few times and the impulse disappears." —KGL

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in sizes 4–12 and six styles).

    48. A massage roller they can use to apply acupressure on the bothersome parts of their feet to make them feel fantastic before heading off to bed. It's so easy to use they can roll away without taking their eyes off of the latest episode of The Crown.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I’ve been having so many issues with my feet the last few years. My feet hurt so bad, it’s made me become a hermit. I’ve had tendinitis in both and now plantar fasciitis. I get foot cramps all the time. After just one day with this under my desk at work, I feel a huge difference. My feet no longer feel tight and painful. They feel tingly — in a good way. I look forward to being able to go for a walk and not have to rest along the way. I know it’s meant for feet but I may try it out on my calves. I also love that it’s small, looks nice and doesn’t slide around. I highly recommended this for anyone, foot issues or not, if you sit a lot. Nice way to keep the blood flowing when stuck at a desk." —Vanessa Thomas

    Get it from Amazon for $16.95.

    49. A collapsible Stojo cup they can use to bring their fave hot beverage on their errands then simply squish it down and pop it into their bag without a worry it won't be able to fit.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    I have one of these cool cups and have been really impressed with it. I recently used it early one morning when I was craving a cup of hot tea but had to run some errands. It pops open really easily, feels very durable, and keeps my drink hot.

    Promising review: "Love this cup. I was originally turned off to it due to the size of the top section, however it's not as big as it looks online and it's the perfect size. It will fit most purses but not likely women's pant pockets. After filling it with water I shook the cup and there was no leaking. Even after I finished my latte and collapsed the cup there was no residue leakage at all. The cup didn't get excessively hot either. The cup also had mL markers on the inside which is wonderful. I highly recommend this product!" —HR

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in 4 sizes and 16 colors).

    50. A supportive bath pillow, a must-have for anyone who desperately needs to soak the stress of their day away.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "My husband bought this for me because I LOVE taking baths; it's a nice way to relax and unwind after a long day, but I've recently had some health problems which has caused me to lose a lot of weight and taking baths has become excruciating. Due to the lack of extra cushion back there now, lying back on the porcelain tub was extremely painful on my spine/bones, and I had resigned to the fact that I wouldn't be taking baths anymore. But, GOOD NEWS, this pillow is a dream come true. I wish I had always had this pillow. It's soooo comfortable! I could almost nap in the tub (but don't!)." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in two styles).

    51. Glow-in-the-dark slippers from TOMS to keep your holiday-loving mom nice 'n' snuggly on Christmas morning.

    TOMS

    These classic slippers were made to be worn both indoors and outdoors, so your mama can make use of them whether she's kicking her feet up to watch a Hallmark Christmas Movie or headed outdoors to take the dog for a walk.

    Get them from TOMS for $59.95 (available in sizes 5–12).

    52. A detangling Wet Brush featuring bristles that'll glide through knots with ease, so they won't have to start their day off with a self-inflicted headache.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I have incredibly fine hair that's super thick and frizzy. It's kind of a nightmare. My hair is prone to monster knots- I came back from summer camp once with a mat in my hair like a dog. Other hair brushes tend to rip my hair out because of the knotty-ness and fine strands. This brush is fantastic. The only thing I don't like about it is it took me 25 years to find it. I can actually brush my hair with minimal pain and hair loss. It works like a charm and I can brush my hair quicker and more thoroughly than with any other brush I've used." —Amazon Customer

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in three styles).

    53. A personalized photo book filled with pictures of special memories that'll fill your parents' hearts' with joy.

    Artifact Uprising

    Promising review: "Book was extremely very well put together, the foil touch, the fabric, the binding. The paper was much thicker than I expected so the book felt even more substantial and special. Image reproduction was great. Colors were softer than the originals but the effect was still wonderful." —Jane C.

    Get it from Artifact Uprising for $59+ (available in six colors and with 30, 40, or 50 pages).

    54. And a PhoneSoap UV sanitizer they can toss their phone into for a quick 10 minutes after they get home to get rid of the grime that's surely found its way onto their screen.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    I have one of these bad boys and can validate that it is SO easy to use. I pop my phone into it when I get in the shower and click the lil' button on the front to start the cleaning process. You can also charge your phone while it's inside the machine. Fellow germaphobes — you can thank me later.

    Promising review: "Bought this along with a set of agar plates to test it for ourselves. We swabbed my daughter's and husband's phones before and after use. It does work. We are very happy with the product." —Ginger

    Get it from Amazon for $79.95+ (available in 10 colors).

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