50 Gifts Under $50 | Best of Amazon 2019 FIFTY IDEAS for the Holidays
Here’s a recap of all of the last 5 days of Amazon Gift Ideas.
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Pregnant / Expecting:
1. $25 White Noise Machine (This one is portable, with a battery option as well as a night light and projector, with a bonus music option – we own and love this one!)
2. $29.99 Portable Booster Seat – We did a ton of research, and though a lobster attachment works well, we were too nervous to scuff a table. This one has worked perfectly for our needs, and on sale now at Amazon
3. $28.99 Organic Drool Bib – This infinity scarf style is ultra modern with cool tones and quality fabric – for the hard-to-please baby in your life
4. $25 Baby Swaddles – I love grey and cream as the gender neutral colors, and swaddles saved our life with Baby #1 – we couldn’t have too many on hand
5. $18 Ultra Thin Velvet Baby Clothes Hangers – Space Saving plus it arrives in a pack of 50…yes please!
6. $4 Mustela Between-Wash Cleanser is a gentle non-oil-stripping formula that even the most natural-product-loving parent can appreciate
7. $32 JJ Cole Diaper and Wipe Caddy Organizer I snagged this baby shower gift as my own personal caddy for beside the bed during postpartum time. Perfect for diapers, snacks, sanitizer, chargers, and more!
8. $14.95 RePlay Cups – This seems like a steep price for three cups, but we believe in the product, which is also proudly made in the U.S.A. (and the colors just speak to me – so there’s that)
9. $12.99 Amber Teething Necklace – While we never used one ourselves, I have heard nothing but rave reviews from those who have tried it (raw amber is what you’re looking for – this necklace is!)
10. $13 Polka Dot Unisex Infant Hat because all babies need hats, period (some need the chance to refuse them at all costs!)
11. $39 Melissa and Doug Magic in a Snap (KIT) – Every magician needs a top quality top hat, and this one is top notch! The four-piece set includes a velvet pop-up and fold-flat hat with a secret pocket, a sturdy wand, a plush rabbit to make appear and disappear, and a silver coin to transform! easy-to follow illustrated instructions help budding magicians learn the secrets behind these impressive classic tricks that are sure to wow audiences of all ages!
12. $41 KidCo Bath Toy Organizer – Adjustable to fit most tubs with divider panels that fit where you want them. The KidCo Bath Storage Basket holds bath toys, soap, shampoo and more: slotted sides and bottom allow items to dry properly.
13. $9 Wipe Clean Workbook: My First Phonics – Toddlers love busy work, so give them something they can learn and play with!
14. $28 Learning Resource Puzzle Globe – “A fun, engaging way to encourage children as young as 3 to learn geography”
15. $14 Book and Toy Set – This one features Dragons Loves Tacos, a hit with both my kids. Any book and toy set is a great gift for a young child!
16. $34.99 Little Tikes Basketball Set – For the athlete in training!
17. $ Toysmith Mystical Spiral Glitter Wand – It’s on our holiday list and we can’t wait to unbox it!
18. $9.95 Book Of Why – by Nat Geo for children who love to ask “why”?
19. $14.99 Alex Monkey Balance Board – Helps kids improve their balance and coordination! Perfectly sized for little feet-yet able to accommodate larger ones-this 16.5″ x 9.5″ sturdy wooden wobbly board features an adorable monkey graphic. Designed for ages three and up, the board supports kids up to 200 pounds, making it suitable for the entire family to enjoy.
20. $8.48 Melissa and Doug Wooden Beginner Puzzle – Made of wood with easy to grasp knobs for small hands. My son’s very first puzzle (and an easy cleanup with three chunky and oversized pieces!)
Gifts for Pre-Teens
21. $15 Liquid Motion Bubble Timer – Looking for a stress relief toy? This colorful liquid bubble drop motion timer is an excellent visual stimulant which has a mesmerizing effect as you watch the bubbles travel down in slow motion. The oil droplets can even make the colorful wheels spin. Just flip this cool liquid motion toy over and start again until you are fully relaxed.
22. $24.99 Light Up Crystal Growing Kit for Kids – Ages 8+ but fun for anyone, really!
23. $17.95 Fidget Infinity Cube – Made from aluminum alloy, this one is a step above the cheaper plastic models. Both is a great gift for someone with limited storage space in 2019, as it looks classy on a desk or shelf.
24. $32 Kids Against Maturity Game – A Family Game Night favorite and Tillywig Toy Award Winner that will have everyone rolling! Agest 8+
25. – $12.99 Foldology Origami Puzzles “Easy to start and challenging to master. A fun, foldable brain teaser”
26. $23.99 Jasonwell Hand Operated Drone – High-Tech Hand Controlled Drone with no remote: UFO drones toys for kids use high-tech infrared motion sensors to detect obstacles and steer by hand.
27. ANY AMOUNT – Amazon Gift Cards make one of the best holiday gifts! With a worldwide market at your fingertips, share any amount instantly. This card comes with a kraft paper envelope and jingle bells for that added holiday touch.
28. $25 Ultimate Movie Night Care Package – RedBox movie rental code included for instant movie credit! Snacks and a movie, the perfect gift for someone who could use a little downtime and a treat.
29. $5 Dehydrated Water – Just add water! Make sure your loved one never goes thirsty!
30. $39 Dammit Doll Three Pack – Give this hilarious gift three times (each doll is stitched with the signature poem, so you can buy in bulk for savings). Everyone gets frustrated – this doll helps release tension in a comical way!
Teen and Young Adult
31. $35.99 Aisuo Night Light – 5 in 1 Lamp with Bluetooth Speaker – This light has so many bells and whistles that you just have to see for yourself
32. $21.99 Cinema Light Box Marquis – 154 letters/numbers and 90 emoji tiles, along with 15 colored light options. In addition to classic white, dim up/down the brightness, have fun with the “Flash”, “Strobe”, “Fade” and “Smooth” light play options, all controlled with an included remote
33. $34.95 Family Chess Set by Brain Blox – A quality wooden board with color coded pieces. This entire set includes Reference Cards, Chess Cube, Full-Color Instruction Book, Chess Board, & Chess Pieces!
34. $39.95 Hola! Ukelele for Beginners with Carrying Case – Many color options make this an easy gift idea for the music loving teen interested in exploring a new hobby, or consider other economical beginner instruments like a $24 harmonica or $18 bongo
35. $24.97 Magnetic Dart Board – Know someone who needs to spice up their family game room? This is your ticket! With an “Interstellar Gameplay” option on the reverse side, it is sure to please the entire family.
36. $23.95 College Box – A snack box delivered courtesy Amazon? YES PLEASE! No additional costs for Prime member through 2019. What teen doesn’t love a delicious snack? Especially those living away from home and missing all the usual creature comforts. The description says it ” includes a mix of sweet, salty, savory, and healthy snacks. Best essential brands of chips, cookies, candies, bars, popcorn, crackers. Best variety on Amazon as it includes all of your favorite individually wrapped snacks and goodies. It’s the ultimate, classic, deluxe, best, biggest, value sampler snacks box – bulk, bundle, variety fun pack. Large for a great low price – what a good deal. Wholesale quantity amount of snacks and treats to enjoy!”
(I would want this, as an adult! See: Crave Box for $30 which includes “Best essential brands of nuts, fruit chews, bars, popcorn, veggie chips”.)
37. $13.99 Macrame Hanging Photo Display – In this day and age people (I mean teens – I mean, people) can’t be bothered to size, mat and hang photos. (I mean, some of us can. But I can’t, and I’m long since a teen.)
Anyway, this beautiful hanging display would make a classy addition to a dorm room or bedroom, to display those motivational cards and cat photos. I mean, pictures of families.
38. $44.99 Deluxe Bedside Organizer – Great for dorms, RVs and other small spaces. Great for those who could benefit from some extra organizational tools. Car organizers are another great option!
39. $9.99 Cat Goat Cheese Pizza – “This is the social card game that is going to change your game night forever… This addictive game is as unique as its name. It’s a power packed quick and simple party game. Race against each other to SLAP a match between a card and spoken word. But – watch out! – your mind will play tricks on you. This game was engineered for maximum fun. Enjoy!”
40. Stuffed Christmas Stocking (Amount Varies) – Fill it with essential items that teens don’t want to buy but always like to have on hand (especially for the college student): batteries, command hooks and poster strips, decorative washi or duct tape, etc.
A funny joke (depending on who you ask) is to “fill” the stocking with a simple lump of coal (and amazon gift card in any amount of your choosing if they haven’t been TOO naughty – ha!)
Family Friendly – All Ages
41. $39.95 USB 2.0 Digital Microscope – Useful and fun for students, collectors, testers, and anyone interested in exploring the microscopic world
42. $12.99 Turkish Towel – This one is made from 100% cotton and available in a TON of color options – I purchased this towel as family gifts in 2016 and I recently saw my in-laws take it to Hawaii (they said it’s their favorite airplane/travel blanket, in 2019!)
43. $18.99 Waterproof Beach Blanket) – This one includes:
– 1 Waterproof Ground Cover 60″ x 55”
– 4 loops and 4 plastic stakes to anchor blanket into the ground
– 4 corner pockets which you can fill with sand or stones for added weight
– 1 zipper pocket to conveniently store valuables
– 1 matching Carabiner so you can hang it on your backpack or bag
– 1 travel pouch to keep everything tidy
44. $20 Smartwool Socks – Invest in a quality pair of socks for yourself – or someone you love. Great stocking stuffer idea!
46. $50 Amazon Gift Card – Available in amounts of your choosing: simply click the “Amount” option. (And next year, don’t wait til last minute to choose a gift – I kid, I go this route all of the time)
47. $28.93 Chocolate, Crunch and Nuts Gift Basket – Something for them to savor as they remember how much you care (any food or sweets basket will do!)
48. $12 Chutes and Ladders – A family game night favorite (board games are a special gift because it encourages quality time spent together)
49. $27 Burrito Blanket – Casofu makes this one, which is fleece – it’s also getting rave reviews on Amazon right now, and ALSO on sale. It’s ridiculous and amazing and I can’t wait to purchase it for someone! Would make an amazing white elephant gift and is also available in a waffle style – just sayin’.
50. $29.95 State Destination Bamboo Cutting Board * – I don’t own this one (yet – hint, hint) but out of 312 reviews, nearly all are positive, giving Totally Bamboo company a glowing 5 stars on Amazon. *Other Amazon sellers offer customizable cutting boards, which could be a nice way to add an extra personal touch to a different design.
I hope this list was helpful to you!
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