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His & Hers Gift Guide

His & Hers Gift Guide

So, I finally completed my his and hers giftgiving guide for this holiday season! I had originally just made a “his” guide, because the men in my life are just so darn hard to shop for! I figured I must not be the only one  struggling to find appropriate gifts for men.  And usually women are very easy to shop for and are advertised about quite enough to not need much help shopping for them.


But then I thought, it would be so helpful and convenient if you could just do all your shopping in one place. So, that is my gift to you. The best products, prices and sales this holiday season, all in one convenient spot. Enjoy!


  • Camping equipment (backpacks, sleeping bags, lanterns, lifestraw)
  • Survival/Tactical Gear
  • Guns/Knives
  • Favorite Sports Team Fan Gear
  • Alcohol (Scotch, Whiskey)
  • Clothes (sweaters, jeans, shoes)
  • Watch
  • Tech (Fitbit, TV, AppleTV/Roku/Amazon fire)
  • Grooming Kit
  • Headphones
  • Gift cards


Shop my picks for him below: 



  • Robe
  • Pajama Set
  • Handbag
  • Perfume
  • Beauty products
  • Shoes
  • Gift cards
  • Camera
  • Sunglasses
  • Cozy fur throw
  • Coat
  • Watch
  • Candles
  • Kitchen Appliances


Shop my picks for her below: 

Here are some more stores offering some major sales this weekend during the Holiday season! Be sure to check them out, because you do NOT want to miss out on these!



(up to 80% off select)


(up to 40% off select - promo ends 12/17)

Urban Outfitters

(extra $20 off $100 purchase)


(up to 50% off + FREE shipping)


(extra 40% off select with code: TIME2GIVE + FREE shipping - promo ends 12/19)


(extra 25% off with code: ADDTOCART - promo ends 12/19)

Steve Madden

(30% off with code: JOY + FREE shipping)

Kate Spade

(up to 30% off select with code: EXTRATREAT - promo ends 1/3)


Hope you found these gift giving guides and additional sales helpful while you're checking off items on your Christmas shopping list! I know all the men in my life would love any of these useful items. Can you tell they like all the survival/tactical gear stuff? And of course, what woman wouldn’t want soft, luxurious things? And if you save some money, in the process of making your loved ones happy, so be it! You can make everyone on your list happy with these gift recommendations. Happy holidays and happy shopping! 

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