There are loads of Christmas gifts under $5. No, Christmas is not all about the presents. However, you probably like to see the look on loved one's faces when they are opening up a gift.
Christmas gifts do not need to be expensive to be special. As always, it is the thought that counts. Even millionaires are frugal! So, don't feel like you are too poor or too cheap. There is nothing to be ashamed of.
Remember, Santa is watching so give some of these Christmas gifts under $5 to stay on the good list.
Useful for aromatherapy or for when the power goes out, a candle is one of the best Christmas gifts under $5.
2. Coloring Book
No longer only for kids! These have been proven to lower stress levels in adults.
3. Nail Polish or Other Cosmetics
What lady doesn't like to try on a new tube of lipstick, nail color, etc.?
3. A Local Item
Is your hometown known for a certain item? Share that item for a unique and memorable gift.
Whether coffee grounds or K-cups for the Keurig, coffee is always a nice gift to start the day!
5. A Journal
Journaling is the craze these days, whether for gratitude, health, etc.
6. A Snack
Buy either straight from the store or make homemade. Everyone loves a snack!
6. Box of Tea
Good for the tea lovers whose choice is either hot or iced.
7. Flashlight with Batteries
One may buy a flashlight and a pack of batteries for $1.00 each at Dollar Tree. Also, good for when the power goes out!
Good for the person who still loves the paper form of reading.
9. Oven Mitt/Kitchen Towel/Dish Cloths
These always come in handy as they wear out fast. Adds a new special touch to the kitchen too!
10. Coffee Cup
Your loved one will remember you with every sip.
11. Soup or Soup Mix
Whether bought or homemade, soup is good for a cool winter day.
12. Loaf of Good Bread
What about a good loaf of Italian bread from the bakery?
13. Jar of Jelly
Buy a special jelly, whether it is sugar-free, a unique flavor, etc.
A calendar is always a useful present.
15. Sparkling Cider or Grape Juice
The perfect drink for non-drinkers.
Whether bought or homemade, this is always a Christmas treat.
17. Pasta with a Jar of Sauce
Give a special type, such as bow-tie with a unique sauce.
18. A Pie
Whether homemade or bought, a pie will compliment Christmas dinner perfectly.
19. A Flower
Whether fresh or potted, a flower or plant is sure to lift up a person's spirits.
Delicious for the coffee-drinker in your life.
21. Scratch-off Tickets
Maybe your loved one will get lucky!
22. Gift Certificate for Your Personal Service
Whether for babysitting or cleaning their house, do something for free for a loved one.
23. Coupons in Some Sort of a Binder
Are you familiar with a person's shopping habits? Clip and make up a personal coupon binder.