Holiday Gift Guides 2019: Brick + Mortar

For those who need to buy offline, pleasant presents found in real-life stores

It’s officially too late to shop for holiday gifts online, but there’s still time to grab a last-minute present the old fashioned way: making a dash to real-life brick-and-mortar stores. These gift ideas are available from retailers across the country—be it New York or New Orleans, Saint Paul or Sacramento, Detroit or Dallas. Each item continues to be readily available but still makes for a …

Holiday Gift Guides 2019: Last Minute

All kinds of presents that will arrive in time

To stave off present-related panic as the holidays near, all of the products in our Last Minute gift guide offer super-fast shipping. Amidst the parties and packing for vacations or family gatherings—and the preparations for time away from school or work—it’s still possible to get all the necessary gifts. If your giving season extends beyond the traditional calendar dates, definitely look into our Gifts That …

Holiday Gift Guides 2019: Gifts That Give Back

Giving a gift to a loved one as well as a person you'll never meet is special, significant and satisfying

In December, our collective consumerism can reach a fever pitch and prompt some very real self-reflection regarding our approach to the festive season. With this in mind, we encourage readers to donate time or money—if possible—to organizations like The Trevor Project, Everytown, Kiva,  RAICES, Planned Parenthood and the ACLU. Sometimes, though, you can buy a present that a loved one will adore and give to …