In my opinion, older people are often the hardest to buy gifts for. Most seniors are in that phase of life where they have the things that they want, are downsizing, or simply cannot think of a gift they would want (Or do not want to put you out by suggesting a gift).
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With that in mind, here are 10 helpful, useful gifts under $25 for the older persons in your life.
1. Large Print Address Book-This generation still enjoys writing to friends and family. Make it easy for them to find the addresses that they need with the The Big Print Address Book.
2. All Purpose First Aid Kit-This Johnson & Johnson Red Cross All Purpose First Aid Kit keeps all the supplies that a person would need for basic first aid in one easily stored case. No fumbling to find a band aid when a scrape happens.
3. Remote Control Light Switch-No need to get out of bed or a chair to turn on or off a light switch when you have a wireless controller. Check out the Etekcity Wireless Remote Control Electrical Outlet Switch for Household Appliances.
4. Large Print Playing Cards or Oversized Card Deck
5. Comfort Grip Kitchen Tools. Hands down my favorite brand that I use nearly everyday in my kitchen is OXO. Handy to have, well-cushioned kitchen tools include OXO Good Grips Pro Swivel Peeler and OXO Good Grips Jar Opener.
6. Large Button TV Remote-Just check beforehand to see the type of TV that your gift recipient has so you can get a compatible remote. This Gmatrix u43 Big Button Universal Remote Control is easy to operate.
7. Long-handled Grabber/Picker-Great for picking up the newspaper off the driveway and getting cans down out of the pantry.
8. Easy Furniture Slider Discs- Make rearranging the furniture so much easier with Reusable Furniture Movers for All Floor Types, including both hard surfaces & carpet.
10. Battery-Powered Lantern-Always handy to have in case of power loss. This Energizer LED Folding 360 Area Lantern with Light Fusion Technology is water resistant and has up to 100 hours of run time. It also folds up for easy storage.