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Amazing gifting ideas for friends

March 23rd, 2017

Gifts are very special. They are essentially an emotional gesture and way of expressing your affection for a friend or loved one. Though one does not need a gift to express emotions, the gift does make a fantastic way to conveying our love and good wishes. Especially when it comes to choosing a gift for our friends we wish to go an extra mile and chose something best.

Here are few amazing gifting ideas for friends:

  • The good old chocolates

Chocolates are yummy dessert which everyone loves to devour on. Though conventional item, they make for one of the most amazing gifting items especially if your friend has a sweet tooth. These day’s one can opt from various types of chocolates and flavors available in fancy packages at authentic chocolate shops.

  • A classy Watch

Nothing beats the grandiose which a classic watch exudes! A watch is no more a mere accessory and has become a quintessential style statement for both men and women. With so many brands coming into the picture you can opt for a splendid watch as per your budget. There are brands which offer amazing watches at affordable prices. You can also grab the discounts on online portals.

  • Perfumes

Perfumes are loved by one and all. It makes for yet another sophisticated and sober gifting article. You can opt for the finest of fragrance from any of the shopping Malls or specialized perfume shops. A nice classy perfume is the safest bet for gifting and rest assure, your friend would more than love it.

  • Spa session

If you are also one of those people looking for something unique and contemporary, then gifting your friend a spa/ salon voucher is one of the perfect choices. You can gift them a whole body spa voucher or a manicure/pedicure voucher. Facials or haircut vouchers can also work wonder and leave your friend with a pleasant surprise.

  • Apparel

If you are familiar with your friend’s fashion choices and their measurements, you can also invest in a nice piece of clothing. For a female friend, nothing best than buying a gown or dress for her birthday! For a male friend Shirts or blazers are perfect.

  • Body care hamper

Grooming is a quintessential part in present times. People spend a lot of money and time grooming their physical appearance for a feeling of overall wellness. Markets are flooded with ample body care items, and you can choose from some good brands. Herbal or natural body care products are in vogue, so you can opt for them as well instead of the chemical laden ones.

  • Interesting Books

If your friend is into reading, then what best than surprising the avid reader in them with a bunch of great books! You can pick some Motivational books, novels, and biographies for a wholesome treat that your friend will cherish forever.

  • A gift basket

You can make a customized gift basket by assembling various items of your friend’s choice.

If your friend lives at a distant location, you can send them chocolate by post.

New Baby Birthday party, an important milestone

June 23rd, 2016

A birthday is a very special milestone for a newborn baby and even more so for the parents. The occasion is that of extreme happiness and exhilaration. It is the moment when dozens of family traditions and namesakes are performed. It generally sees a big gathering of family and friends. To entertain all the guests and observe all the rituals and traditions, it is essential that a birthday party befitting all these requirements is organised.

The size of the party depends on your preference, whether you want to go for a big fat high profile party inviting most of the people you know, or maybe you want to go with a more intimate approach inviting only your family and close friends. The thing that matters most is that the day is memorialised in the hearts of all those involved and the party remains a reminiscent of the important milestone in the child’s life for many years to come.

cake delivery

Some of the little things that you can do to memorialise the occasion are:

  • You can order new baby cakes online having a picture of the baby. It has become a common practise nowadays and is a very good way of making memories.
  • You can share the stories of your child’s past year with your family and friends. It is a great way of bonding with family and concealing the memoirs of your child’s first years forever in your minds.
  • One of the popular namesakes involves photographing your child in the same dress on every birthday, so that when you look back on the photos, this presents a sort of timeline index to your child’s development over the years.
  • You can also hire a videographer that can record the entire function with his professional camera. These video tapes are a very good source of entertainment to share with family and friends at a later time.
  • Book signing has also emerged as a popular trend in birthday parties. The partygoers and the relatives are asked to sign a book and write remarks and blessings for the child. After collecting the remarks for many years, you can hand over the book to the child when he is big enough to understand.

Tips for organising and indelible first birthday party:

  • Make sure you are aware of the more or less the exact number of party goers. A wrong estimate of the number of guests can in turn give rise to many problems.
  • Make sure you have decided and agreed upon the budget for the party. You should also make sure that all the arrangements planned falls under the budget limit and that you have reserve cash for any last minute requirement.
  • Make sure that the venue for the party is booked much before the in advance, to make sure no complications occur later. Also confirm that all the guests are invited as well as reminded before the party day.
  • Make sure that you take the cake delivery in time and that the decorations and food stuff are in place before the first guests arrive.

Celebrating the first birthday of their child might very well be the most enchanting moment of a parent’s life. So make sure you take all these steps mentioned above to make the day as memorable and fun as possible.

Fruit baskets to wish for your better health

June 10th, 2016

Ideally when any of our close relatives or acquaintances fall ill or are suffering from bad health, then we generally go and visit them. It not only relieves us to see the person but it also makes the one who is ill feel a little better. When we visit someone who is recuperating from a bad bout of illness or an operation, it is nice we carry some kind of “get well soon” gifts for them. We can give them a card and along with it something that can help them in their healing process. So what can be the ideal gift for such a situation?

A fruit basket! Fruits are healthy and full of vitamins which are absolutely essential for someone who is ill. Vitamins and minerals need to taken in proper amounts to make sure that one recovers properly and gains their health and stamina back. Fruits are what most doctors and dieticians recommend. Thus it is best to carry a fruit basket and along with it a small get well soon card, made special with a hand written personalised message.

Fruit basket

Fruit basket to help you get better

When it comes to giving a get well soon fruit basket, we have to make sure of a few things. You will have to do some background in order to get the right basket of fruits. Here are a few pointers that will help in making sure that you get the right fruit basket for your friend or relative:

1. First and foremost you will have to do a proper study of the disease your friend is suffering from. If suppose your acquaintance is suffering from a disease and has diabetes along with it, then you cannot give him or her fruit basket full of apples, which have a high sugar content. The fruit basket for a diabetic friend should ideally include berries, peaches and cherries whose vitamin and mineral contents are greater and the sugar content less. If you friend is suffering from the flu or cold related issues then go for a citrus fruit basket, since these fruits have a high content of Vitamin C which is extremely beneficial for such problems. If it is a problem of the heart then go for watermelons, bananas and berries. Thus it is clear that you will have to get an idea about your friend or relative’s medical health before giving them a fruit basket.

2. You have to make sure that the fruits are fresh. While purchasing the basket make sure that you check the fruits properly before giving it to a person who is already dealing with serious health issues.

3. It is not always possible for us to be present in person to meet our ailing acquaintance. In such cases opt for the next day delivery fruit baskets, since that will ensure a fresh basket of fruits and have to delivered to the person you want to. This will tell them that you care, even if you are not physically present there.

Thus, when it comes to get well soon gifts, if you keep the above pointers in mind, there is no more useful a gift than a basket full of fresh fruits.