Below, you will find a list of products that I have taken the time to search, some are Black Friday deals, others are just ideas that you could surprise your gluten-free loved one, friends, co-workers, etc. for Christmas.
This year, I'm doing most of my shopping on-line! It's easy, convenient and you can store the gifts in the boxes they come in under the bed or in the garage until Christmas!
Click on the pictures to find out more about each product.
1. Slow Cooker - it's a saving grace for our busy lives and their are TONS of gluten-free slow cooker recipes.
This is a #1 Best Seller in Slow Cookers - BLACK FRIDAY SPECIAL!!
Crock-Pot Programmable Cook and Carry Oval Slow Cooker
2. Quesadilla Maker - I just made some awesome quesadillas using Udi's gluten-free tortillas with our quesadilla maker. This is a PERFECT gift for a college student too!
Average cost $20
3. Bread Maker - Beth Hillson's absolutely LOVES her bread maker and I know there are plenty of gluten-free bakers out there that make their own bread. I know Beth LOVES her Zojirushi bread maker! It's a more expensive one, but maybe there's a reason for that.
Zojirushi - BLACK FRIDAY SPECIAL!!
4. Kitchen Aid Mixer - these can be very pricey! You can get one on Black Friday for $199, which is half the price!!
This is a #1 Best Seller in Household Stand Mixers - BLACK FRIDAY SPECIAL!!
Kitchen Aid 5 Qt. Artisan Series with Pouring Shield - Empire Red
5. Kitchen Utensils - I love this set - I could use some new utensils!
6. Living Without Magazine Subscription - Give the gift of a subscription to a great magazine or a cookbook or BOTH! This is the first gluten-free magazine I subscribed to after Jack was diagnosed. I enjoy reading the articles, recipes, tips, etc. - this magazine has so much to offer. As well as great cookbooks and books!
7. Toy Oven + Bumbalooza's Buma-Bakers Cookie Mix - YES! Your child can still play with an easy bake oven and bake GLUTEN-FREE cookies, thanks to Bumbalooza who makes 3 gluten-free cookies mixes!
Easy Bake Ultimate Oven - BLACK FRIDAY SPECIAL!!
$29 $7.99 for a box with 3 mixes
Bumbalooza Mix HERE
8. Pamela's Individual Chocolate Brownie Packs - These individual brownie packets are perfect for a college student, a sleep-over at a friend's house, special after school treat, work, etc. You can make a "Brownie Basket" - with 2 oversized mugs, 6 of these brownie packets and a little note that says, "Warm up with a sweet treat this holiday season."
$19 for a pack of 12
9. Red Apple Lipstick - I LOVE THEIR LIP GLOSSES! I had an opportunity to try Red Apple Lipstick products at this year's GFAF Expo in Chicago and they were fabulous. I wear Cabernet Kiss Lip Gloss daily and my 8 yr. old daughter loves her Pink Peppermint Lip Gloss. They have a minty scent and feel so good on my lips. These would be a great gift for your daughter, wife, co-worker, etc. From lipsticks, glosses, mascara and more - Red Apple Lipstick's products are GLUTEN-FREE, Paraben Free, Soy Free and Vegan.
10. Cupcake 2 Go - You know I LOVE this product! Especially when it comes to kiddos needing a special treat for a birthday party or at school. It's perfect for anyone! You can fill one of these with Hershey Kisses or a gift card to a gluten-free bakery. Have fun with it!
$9 for two
11. Herb and Spice Carousel Rack - for those living a gluten-free diet, getting creative in the kitchen requires having some spices and herbs on hand. Spices get old, so make sure to check dates and maybe by yourself a rack FULL of them!
This is a Cole and Mason Herb & Spice Rack - you can choose a rack that holds 10, 16 or 20 spice jars.
$40 $50 $65
12. Toaster Oven - Toaster ovens come in very handy for those on a gluten-free diet. You can even designate one as "GLUTEN-FREE" - from toast, to pizza, cheesy bread - you name it, you can put it in here! Another perfect gift for a college student too!
OTHER GIFT IDEAS AND STOCKING STUFFERS:
- GIFT CARDS to favorite gluten-free friendly restaurants
- GIFT CARDS to speciality food stores, like Whole Foods
- GIFT CARDS to stores like Container Store and Bed Bath and Beyond
- TICKETS to an upcoming Gluten-Free Expo - may I suggest the GFFAF
- GIFT BASKETS - Themed gift baskets are great. Cookies, Pizza, Spaghetti
If you have any other gift suggestions, let me know, and I'll add it to the list!!