11 No-Cost Gifts You Can Give Them Right Now

Seeking to avoid the financial “holiday hangover” that often comes in January?  Looking for a thoughtful gift idea?  Fed up with the increasingly prevalent materialistic aspects of the holiday?  Many Americans are seeking ways to bring back the real meaning of the holiday season.  One such way is giving gifts from the heart, which cost no money but impart a lot of meaning.  Here are 11 to consider:

  • Give a family heirloom.
  • Give a “Freebie Certificate.”
  • Create a painting or poem.
  • Baked goods are always welcome.
  • Share your plants with an avid gardener.
  • Give the gift of your talents.
  • Plan a special outing.
  • Make a scrapbook.
  • Send a video.
  • Homemade dog treats for a pet-lover.
  • Make Them a Salt Dough Ornament (Perfect for Kids)