Wracking your brains for ideas on what to get older relatives for Christmas and running out of time? We've all been there! That is why we have put together 5 great Christmas gift ideas in an attempt to make your life that little bit easier.
Top 5 Christmas Gift Ideas
1. Digital photo frame
Why choose one photo when you can have multiple? You could even pre-load some photos of you and your relative together before giving the digital frame to them so that it's all ready to display in their living room.
- Bush Digital Photo Frame 7 Inch - Argos £39.99
- Nix Digital Photo Frame 8 Inch - Nix Play £69.99
- 10.1 HD Memory View - Digital Frames Direct £94.96
2. Bouquet of flowers
You can't go wrong with a pretty bunch of flowers. You can also order flowers to be delivered to your relatives letterbox if you are not due to be seeing them over Christmas.
3. Plan a day out together
Older people can sometimes feel lonely & isolated around Christmas time so the gift of your time could mean a lot to them. Think about their interests and organise something with them in mind. If they like gardening, perhaps you could take them to a garden centre for a nice spot of lunch. If you are struggling for ideas, some websites allow you to purchase a day out experience.
Does your older relative enjoy getting their nose stuck into a good book? If the answer is yes, I'm sure they would welcome another one to their collection!
- Our Planet (David Attenborough) - Waterstones £25
- Personalised Milestones Memory Journal - Historical Newspapers £29.99
- 5 Ingredients - Quick & Easy Food by Jamie Oliver - Waterstones £20.99
5. Calendar for 2020
Despite digital calendars being the thing these days, older people have grown up with physical calendars and may not own electronic devices. Therefore, a good old printed calendar could be just what they need for 2020.
- Daily Brain Games 2020 Day-to-Day Calendar - Waterstones £12
- Personalised Senior Moments Calendar - New Edition - Getting Personal £14.99
- National Geographic, Photo of the Day Desk Calendar 2020 - Calendar Club £9.99