This year may not have been ideal, but that doesn’t mean we can’t all bring a little cheer into each others lives. Check out some amazing gifts I would recommend for your loved ones (or even the ones you just like ha!).
I did my best to curate items from local businesses, but just remember, if it’s an Amazon link – you may be buying from Amazon but by using my affiliate link, you are supporting my small business.
Shop Gina Celeste : Shop Gina Celeste is a size inclusive women’s boutique offering fun styles & accessories! We are an online & mobile boutique. Use code theindymommy10 for a nice discount from me to you!
My go to item: Natalie High Rise Button Fly Skinny Jeans
Massage Heights : No matter how strenuous your everyday can be, your body always helps you cross the finish line. At Massage Heights, we’re dedicated to helping you live happier and healthier through regular massage and skin therapy.
My go to item: FRAÎCHEUR ICE GLOBES
theCityMoms : theCityMoms is a sisterhood for the modern mom. We serve women searching for a loving, open community of others, ready to rewrite the story of motherhood. We foster real connections and relationships. We break moms free from the isolation and burnout of parenting. We are a collective that believes we are more than just moms.
My go to item: theCityMoms Membership
Kelly Clarkson Home – Aurora Task Chair : Whoever said office chairs had to look like they rolled out of a cubicle clearly hadn’t met this one. Crafted with a metal frame, it’s defined by its rounded back that’s upholstered with foam-filled velvet upholstery for a welcoming feel while you tackle your daily projects. Plus, with channel tufting and a bright yellow finish of the five legs, this piece adds a little dash of glam style to your home office.
St Elmos Foods : So, a few years ago, St. Elmo Steak House finally decided to package their famous sauce and take it to retail. In short time, the famously spicy cocktail sauce found its way onto shelves nationwide in Meijer and Fresh Thyme and regionally in Costco, Whole Foods, Kroger, and Target. The popularity of the sauce led to packaging the famous steakhouse’s proprietary blend of seasoning, which is also now in retailers nationwide and regionally.
My go to item: Creamy Horseradish Sauce
Viewpoint Roasters : A local, small batch coffee roaster, located in Westfield, IN. Viewpoint offers quality coffee for a price that everyone can appreciate! Using Viewpoint means caring about your community, investing in small businesses, and providing you with a great cup of coffee to fuel your day!
My go to item: Lakehouse Vista
Amazing Hazels : Hazel’s Chili Sauce is great as a base and a condiment. It’s fantastic on scrambled eggs, pulled pork, chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs, on tortilla chips, as a soup base, as a chili base, or mixed with barbecue sauce!
My go to item: Welcome Box
Skullcandy Earbuds : Truly wireless. Perfectly simple. The smallest, lightest True wireless earbuds from Skullcandy pack a full punch of new Tech. Each bud has a single button to do everything you’re used to, and sound brilliant doing it.
My go to item: Sesh Black Bluetooth Wireless In-Ear Headphones
Figgie Designs : Lettering and illustration of different sorts for different folx. With unique designs with a retro twist, these stickers and wall art are the perfect addition to any teen bedroom, hydroflask, or college dorm wall.
My go to item: Today Is Better, Wall Art
Luckies of London : The smartphone projector range by Luckiest of London is so popular it just keeps growing. Smartphone projector 2.0 – copper is a new addition. No need for glue with this one, it works straight out of the box. Just take it out, choose what you want to project, Kick back and relax!
My go to item: Smartphone Projector 2.0
Homespun Indy : Homespun: Modern Handmade is a boutique, gallery and workshop devoted to contemporary handmade goods. Located on the east end of Mass Ave in downtown Indianapolis, IN. They sell the work of more than 300 artists, crafters and makers from across the U.S. and Canada. Products range from jewelry to bath & body products, artisanal foods to stationery, prints to 3D art, housewares to apparel and more.
My go to item: Human Being (unisex) Tee
Charging Station : Let’s face it, most teens and college kids have at least 2 devices that require charging nightly. Instead of letting everyone fight over which cable belongs to them, or trying to find the million bricks you know you have purchased over the years, set them up with an all in one station! I love how it holds all three of my teens devices, and it fits nicely next to his bed.
My go to item: Charging Station
Roman & Leo : I LOVE this store in Fishers – not only is the owner a mom of three boys like me, but she understood the need for attractive clothing for young boys through a small local boutique. She quickly grew tired of seeing dump trucks and dinosaurs on so many items in the boys’ department. In 2013, she decided it was time to provide a shop that focused on boys’ apparel, and featured modern and trendy styles for little guys!
My go to item: Indiana Boys Tee
4 Kids Books & Toys : The store is named 4 Kids because it’s for kids, but also because Cynthia and her husband… have four kids! 4 Kids Books and Toys is Zionsville’s famous bookstore and toy shop. They are known for their book selection, our expertise and frequent events.
My go to item: Rosie Revere, Engineer (here or here)
Krazy Kitten Krafts : I have been knocking my brain trying to find a fun way for my littlest guy to add some holiday fun to his playroom, without having to make an insane investment in a second Christmas tree setup. I finally found it! This shop specializes in exciting Felt Puzzles, Highchair banners, Balloon Banners and shirts. Have a custom order? They would love to personalize items for you!
My go to item: Felt Christmas Tree
Adopt A Fairy : Make Magic Everyday in Your Own Unique Way! Spread Kindness throughout your day and magic will always come your way! I think with the year we have all had, even the youngest among us could use a little fairy magic these days. This is a fun and unique way to bring a bit of that fairy dust into your home. Craft Kits & More to encourage creativity and kindness!
My go to item: DIY Fairy Door