Get your sitter a great gift this holiday. I'm on the hunt for a few treats for the babysitter in my life. I am so thankful that I have found some amazing women over the years to help tend to the brood as I am building the Momtrends empire. Here's the thing--a gift card and a wad of cash isn't going to cut it. I want these women to know how much they mean to me, so I'm getting a little personal and a lot inspired.
Take this weekend. We threw a bash for our local pals--sadly three couples had last-minute cancels due to babysitter flakiness. I am so very appreciative of the energy and creativity our main sitter brings to her work, but I am also thankful for her consistency. Here are some of my favorite picks for the season of giving:
Since most of the people I surround myself with have an appreciation of fashion, I don't think my picks will surprise you. First, from HSN this AKKAD "Mystical Wisdom" Crystal and Enamel Goldtone Owl-Design Ring ($59.95) is super cool. Statement rings like this are a way to say thanks.
US Open Tennis for Kids
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Serena & Lily Opens Hampton's Outpost
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How to Create a Build Your Own Burger Bar
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Juicy Couture Faux Fur Headphone Earmuffs($98) are ideal for the music lover--these faux fur beauties are outfitted with built-in headphones and an attached jack. Plug in to your favorite tunes and look fashionable on the go We love this blue pair.
Keep her connected in style and warmth with ECHO touch gloves ($35) The knit gloves keep your hands warm and are engineered specifically to work with smartphones and tablets. Knit into the index finger and thumb of each glove,the "eLink fabric" interacts with most touch screen devices. Fun, festive colors and a great price.
Her day bag probably is s tote filled with healthy snacks and craft items, so why not give her a bag that is all grown up and appeals to her fashion sense. The Louis Clutch from Vince Camuto ($99) comes in fun prints and bold colors. We think the bag pops thank to the geometric metal ornament on the flap front.
Momtrends was not paid for this post. We did get some of these items at a press gifting suite held by DBA.