Practical Gift Ideas for the Home

Anyone in need of some great gift ideas?! We’re now almost two weeks away from Christmas, which doesn’t even seem possible, but somehow it’s here. It’s GO TIME people! If you haven’t started your shopping you better hustle your bustle because Christmas is coming. I’m happy to report that I’m almost done with all of my shopping, which must be some kind of record. I usually wait until the last minute, but apparently I’ve learned my lesson this year! Anyway, today I’m excited to be sharing twelve practical gift ideas for the home. I’m sharing my two favorite vacuums, a few top-rated finds for the kitchen, an awesome knife set and more. Hopefully this gives you a few ideas for the home-lovers on your list!

Practical Gift Ideas for Home

Practical Gift Ideas for Home

  1. Waffle Maker: This is one of the top rated waffle makers according to Consumer Reports. And who doesn’t love waffles?! Crazy people, that’s who.
  2. Wine Glasses: Every kitchen needs a good set of wine glasses! These are very affordable. And I think this would make a fun gift paired with a good bottle of wine.
  3. Cuisinart Coffee Maker: This is another top rated find from Consumer Report! This coffee maker is programmable and even has a self-clean setting. This would make a great gift for anyone that needs a new coffee pot.
  4. Cozy White Cottage–100 Ways to Love the Feeling of Being Home: This is a great book for anyone that loves to decorate their home and make it cozy! There are a ton of great ideas in here and the author, Liz Marie Galvan, is AMAZING.
  5. Dutch Oven: I feel like this is such a great and classic gift for anyone that love to cook. This one rates well and it’s still budget friendly.
  6. Cozy Throw Blanket: I absolutely love this throw blanket–it’s so soft and it comes in a variety of colors. I have six of them now! This would make a great gift for just about anyone.
  7. Joyful Life Magazine: I’ve shared this magazine a few times now and it’s one of my favorites. It’s loaded with ideas for home, recipes, and articles on faith too. Plus I’m honored to be featured in the current issue! I wrote an article all about how to make your home cozy for winter. And to celebrate they gave me a coupon for you guys--use SARAHJOY for 15% off any subscription!!
  8. 15 Piece Cutlery Set: This knife set is so good! The reviews are amazing and it’s currently marked way down right now. Plus I love the white handles. This is on my Christmas wish list!
  9. Cordless Vacuum: This vacuum is amazing!! If you need a good cordless, this is a great option. We bought this over a year ago and it’s been incredible. It’s just so nice to use this on our kitchen floor and hardwood. No more sweeping! This would make a fabulous gift for anyone. Love, love, love it!
  10. Hoover Wind Tunnel Vacuum: Here’s another great vacuum option. We’ve had this one for about six years now and it’s been AWESOME. The cord finally gave out, so we just ordered another because we love it that much. Plus it’s very affordable. Highly recommend!!
  11. Coffee Grinder: This is another Consumer Report find! Can you tell I like to look at reviews?! But really, I think this would be such a fun gift for any coffee connoisseur. I’d love to have a good coffee grinder!
  12. Cast Iron Skillet: This is another classic gift for anyone that loves to cook. This skillet is a great find for the price!



Thanks so much for stopping by the blog today! Here are a few other gift guides you might want to check out:

Toy Gift Guide Under $50

Gift Ideas for the Outdoorsy Guy

Holiday Skincare Gifts

Welcome!! I’m Sarah-- mama to three kiddos + wife to my high school sweetheart. I'm usually over-caffeinated, browsing Amazon + running on lots of grace. Grab a snack + get comfy!

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  1. 12.9.19
    Brooke said:

    I’m getting the throw in Grey Frost for my neighbor. I think she’ll love it. Thanks for the idea!

  2. 12.9.19
    Dacia L Schroder said:

    Great ideas! Thank you!

  3. 12.11.19
    Susan Dojka said:

    Great ideas!