Foodie Gift Guide: 12 Gifts Under $25

If you’re like me, you’re probably way behind on holiday tasks: getting gifts, making treats, and mailing (or making…) your Christmas cards. A fun little habit I have is avoiding stress by pretending to-do list tasks don’t exist. Smart, right? Yeah. Until you’re LESS THAN TWO WEEKS AWAY FROM CHRISTMAS AND YOU STILL HAVE PACKAGES TO MAIL AND A MILLION THINGS TO DO. Ahhhh. *commence internal panicking*

The holiday stress is why I made this list: a perfect gift-giving guide for the food lovers in your life; and what’s more, all the gifts are super affordable! #budgetbenefits

Here’s to enjoying gift-giving, without the holiday hyperventilation! Hoo-rah.

1. A Cozy Coloring Book

Combine the adult coloring book trend with the popular recipes of Adrianna Adarme’s  A Cozy Kitchen.

Amazon, $10.90

2. Foodie Dice

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Inspire meal creativity by gifting dice that result in new combinations and ingredients for meals.

Etsy, Price Varies ($20-24)

3. Food Fortunes

Similar to Foodie Dice, Josh Lafayette’s Food Fortunes help inspire meal ideas by “diving a meal from the spirit world.”

Chronicle Books, $12.95 (P.S. HUGE 35% sale at Chronicle through 12/12)

4. Nice Brunch Tee

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Bring bacon and eggs into your wardrobe as a celebration of everyone’s favorite meal., $22

5. Ice Cream Cookie Cutter

Channel the best things in life: cookies AND ice cream.

Mignon, $3

6. Enamel Banana Pin

Wear your heart food on your sleeve.

Mignon, $11

7. Cinnamon Oatmeal Cookie Baking Mix

Give your favorite bakers a gourmet treat mix from Krista’s Baking Co. Available in Smoked Molasses, Snickerdoodle, Confetti, Salted Espresso Chocolate Chip and in brownie and pretzel varieties.

Krista’s Baking Company, $12.99

8. Food Journal

The perfect way for foodies to record their adventures in the kitchen.

Chronicle Books, $15.95

9. Gingerbread Cookie Popcorn

This Seattle-based gourmet popcorn maker blends the sweetest tastes of the season into one perfect-for-winter-relaxing snack.

KuKuRuza, Price Varies ($4.95 and up)

10. Cook’s One Line a Day Journal

A non-threatening way for non-journalers and foodies to remember their best chef moments.

Chronicle Books, $16.95

11. Kitchen Sticky Notes

Chronicle Books, $12.95

12. Food Listography

Keeping lists of all things foodie.

Chronicle Books, $16.95

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