Calming Gift Ideas to Help Your Loved Ones Slow Down and Relax

By: Micaela Young, M.S.  |  Diabetic Living Magazine

Stress-less gifts that will inspire your friends and family to take time to reflect, pamper themselves, and enjoy each other's company.

The holidays can be, well, stressful. So whether you give these unique gifts to family and friends or treat yourself, you'll have the piece of mind that you're giving (or getting!) a healthy dose of relaxation and good times with quality gifts we love.

HappyLight Company, $40

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This full-spectrum light box can help combat the winter blues by safely stimulating natural light.

The Royal Treatment Gift Set, $35

lifestyle beauty gift set royal treatment

A mini skin-care set with honey-infused body butters and a hydrating salve packaged in a reusable travel case.

Lush Relax Gift Set, $40

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A pampering set of lavender products for the bath and skin.

Weird and Wacky USA Jigsaw Puzzle, $22

jigsaw puzzle

Curl up with five hundred pieces of fun, all dedicated to America's wackiest roadside attractions.

2019 Dated Passion Planner, $35

passion planner


Ring in the new year with an intuitive planner that helps set goals, pinpoint priorities, and reflect on progress.

Nature's Hangout Window Bird Feeder, $25

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Photo: Marty Baldwin

Bring the outside in! See beautiful birds up close with this acrylic feeder that suctions to your window.

Carcasonne, $35


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This build-as-you-go board game is easy to follow, yet surprisingly addictive.

Tile Style, $35

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Photo: Marty Baldwin

Bluetooth trackers that help keep tabs on your wallet, keys, luggage--you name it!

More Gift Inspiration:
Gifts That Give Back: Feel-Good Holiday Goodies We Can't Wait to Wrap Up
Best Food-Inspired Gifts for Kids
10 Easy Homemade Food Gifts (Plus Printable Gift Tags to Go with Them)
DIY Spa Treatments You Can Make in 10 Minutes

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