Published On: Mon, May 21st, 2018

6 Thoughtful Gift Ideas for Your Grandparents

Grandparents play an important role in their grandchildren’s lives. They are like trees that offer a cool shade of unconditional love to their grandchildren. From protecting you from your parent’s scolding to knowing all your secrets and not telling anyone, the bond you share with your grandmas and grandpas is strong. If you want to show how much you appreciate their presence in your life, a thoughtful gift is the best way to express your feelings.

To make the task of gift selection easier for you, we’ve compiled a list of thoughtful gift ideas for your grandparents that’ll put a smile on their faces.

photo/ Arek Socha

1) A Framed Picture

Even if you don’t live close to your grandparents, make your presence felt by presenting a picture of all of you together. Put the photograph in a picture frame and personalise it with an engraving or writing a special message on it. This wonderful gift will make your grandparents happy as they’ll feel your presence every time they look at it.

2) A Handmade Greeting Card

Be creative and make a special greeting card for your grandparents. It might seem childish to you, but for your grandma and grandpa, you’re still their adorable grandchild. They’ll definitely love a handmade greeting card from you. Write special messages for them inside the card and give a personal touch to your present.

3) A Gourmet Gift Basket

Food is one thing that can lift anyone’s spirit. Surprise your grandparents with a collection of their favourite treats beautifully arranged in a gift basket. Choose an amazing gourmet gift basket filled with delicious food items such as chocolates, candies, crackers, popcorn and cookies. These mouth-watering treats are sure to make your grandparents recall their childhood memories while as they munch on chocolates and cookies.

4) Potted Plants

If your grandparents feel lonely in their house, then gift something to keep them busy. Potted houseplants and fragrant flowers are the best gifts for the grandparents who love gardening. It takes time and effort to maintain these plants which will keep them busy. Also, these plants are a great addition to a living space, thus making their place fresher and livelier.

5) A Vacation

Your grandparents have dedicated their entire life to their children and now grandchildren. They surely deserve some time to enjoy their lives the way they want. Gift them a vacation to their favourite destination and treat them with a holiday they’ll remember forever.

6) An E-Reader

If your grandma or grandpa loves to read books, then a convenient e-reader is the best gift for them. They can store their favourite e-books in it and read them whenever they want. This tech gift will aid them in easily downloading the books of their choice without going anywhere.

Don’t wait for an occasion to express your love for your grandparents. Tell them that they are important by giving these wonderful presents. Each gift in this list is equally thoughtful and will surely make your grandparents happy.

Author: Olivia Taylor

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