Atlanta Parent’s Favorite Things: Gift Inspiration for Yourself
We checked with gifting goddess Oprah -and many mom friends- to find you presents aplenty! Drop some hints about these goodies for a happier holiday season. Some items have discount codes, so remind your gift-giver to check.
Whether you choose to wrap up in a blanket or cardigan, these soft spun items are the coziest way to cuddle, indoors or out. $116 and up.
Make a few cups in about a minute with rich flavor and no bitterness, no matter what time you have to wake up. $29.95.
Where exactly do you come from? Find out all the details that make you so unique with this home DNA test kit. As Oprah says, it’s the ultimate selfie. $99.
Wrap up your devices, cords, chargers and earbuds in one stylish package for on-the-go gear management. $10 and up.
The genius invention that keeps you dry after you close the umbrella and structured to withstand wind gusts. $60 and up; purchase online from UK.
A moisturizing lip color that won’t smear, kiss or rub off? We’re sold. Plus it comes in more than 50 shades. $25.
A pet you don’t have to feed or walk! These adorable Bluetooth speakers wirelessly connect to wherever you keep your tunes or podcasts. $29.99
Dusting floors to grab pet hair, dirt and general grossness, this robotic gem is as helpful as it’s fun to watch. $24.99.
Slip this super-thin Bluetooth tracker into anything you’ll want to find. Save precious minutes not hunting for your wallet or phone! $49.95.
Turn a year of Insta posts into wall-worthy art! Ask for a gift card and explore what else you can make with your best smartphone snaps. $25-$35.
Comfortable, but in-control, leggings spice up your going-out wardrobe. In a pretty palette of colors, they’ll go with a lot and make your butt look good to boot. $98.
If you thought Uggs were comfortable before, slide into these chic and sassy slippers. $85 and up.
The perfect accessory: a sleek piece of mom jewelry you can wear day or night. The Tiny Tags bar collection fits the bill. $85 and up.
Sheet masks are a great alternative to facials for moms with no time to spare. A set of seven sheet masks in a fun box target any face’s fortune, preparing your skin to sparkle. $36.
Chill! Do girls night in right with a chic vodka serving set that keeps the shots cold. $185.
This stylish big gulp holds up to 34 fluid ounces and keep liquids cold for up to 24 hours or hot for up to 12 hours (we’ve tested it!) The wide mouth makes it easy to fill, too. $39.
In black or white, there’s still no beating the Paperwhite for glare-free sunlight or nighttime reading. Ask for some new reading material to go with it, too. $120.
Cuter than a shower cap, these water-proof fabric lined turbans preserve your blow out in glam style. $40.
Puzzles are low-tech entertainment that help you connect with the kids and unwind from a busy day. Plus, you’ll have such a feeling of accomplishment when you put one together. From $19.99.
These fast-charging lightweight buds produce powerful sound. The magnetic ends stay together for less tangles. $150.