10 Christmas Gifts under $30 for People Who Are Hard to Shop For

Image by  Jill Emmer

Image by Jill Emmer

It’s not always easy to find Christmas presents for some people for a variety of reasons. Here are ten thoughtful gifts under $30 for you to consider as you finish up your holiday shopping—and they’re all eligible for Amazon Prime shipping!

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1. Salad Love: Crunchy, Savory, and Filling Meals You Can Make Every Day

Who doesn’t want to eat healthier and have gorgeous images with easy-to-follow instructions to guide them along the way? With 260 yummy salads from which to choose, Salad Love will inspire anyone who is blessed to receive this beautiful book to try a variety of new recipes this coming year. $20 for paperback at Amazon.

2. Lay-n-Go Cosmo Cosmetic Bag

This is one of those “Why didn’t I think of that?” products. The happy recipients of this gift can take it on their next trip, quickly loosen the drawstring, and find all their items easily when getting ready each day. When the time comes to leave their lodgings for the day’s adventures, all they have to do is pull on the drawstring and place the bag somewhere else so housekeeping doesn’t have to deal with their stuff when tidying the room. The fabric is waterproof as well. $26.96 at Amazon.

3. Tile Mate with Replaceable Battery

Who doesn't need help remembering where they left their keys (or something else!) at some point? This handy Bluetooth tracker attaches easily onto keychains or anything you want to keep track of. Designed to locate items in a short to medium range distance, the Tile Mate also comes with access to the Tile community’s global network to help you find items located a longer distance away. $15.99 at Amazon.

4. Reusable Grocery Shopping Box Bags (3 Pack - Blue)

Everyone needs to shop for groceries and these eco-friendly, reusable bags stand up and stay open in your cart, during checkout, on the way home, and when you’re unloading at home. They also fold up nicely when stored. $24.99 at Amazon.

5. Mulberry Silk King Pillowcase (Size 21 Momme)

If you’re going to spend so much of your life sleeping, why not rest your head on 100 percent luxurious silk? This pillowcase is made of 21 momme weight mulberry silk, which is a natural temperature regulator. It’s also hypoallergenic. $26.99 at Amazon.

If the gift recipient is already reusing shopping bags, then a present of these reusable food storage items will take them to the next level in caring for the environment. The beeswax is sustainably harvested and the produce bags are polyester-free, nylon-free, unbleached, and biodegradable. $29.99 at Amazon.

7. OXO Good Grips Triple Timer

Once you start using this timer, you’ll wonder how you lived without it. With three 100-hour digital timers with unique alarm sounds and an angled face for clear visibility, you can easily keep track of baking/cooking times and more. $19.95 at Amazon.

8. Bamboo Travel Utensils To-Go Ware Utensil Set with Carrying Case

Are you shopping for someone who has to eat on the go a lot? If so, they can be easy on the environment with these reusable bamboo travel utensils. Dishwasher safe (hand washing recommended) and heat and stain-resistant, this handy set with an included holder won't impart or absorb flavors. Availability for Christmas varies by color selection. $11.99 for avocado color at Amazon.

9. Stainless Steel Taco Holder Stand (4 Pack Kit)

If you have ever been served tacos on holder stands like these, you know what a special touch they add to the presentation, as well as being a practical way to keep the taco ingredients from spilling out. A bonus recipe card is also included! $27.99 at Amazon.

10. Silicone Macaron Baking Mat - 2-Pack

Christmas shopping for a baking afficionado? These non-stick silicone baking mats eliminate the need for oil, cooking sprays, or parchment paper when baking and allow you to evenly bake delicate cookies without breaking them when removing from the pan. They are also easy to wash and store. $13.99 at Amazon.

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