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When shopping for your spouse and looking for that perfect Christmas gift, it can be hard to find a single item that both conveys your love and offers something that your loved one really desires. Nontraditional presents can be a great option for the holidays. Today, we will look at some unique gift ideas to help you see why nontraditional presents may be the way to go this holiday season.
In a busy world, it seems like free time is a very rare commodity. Why not give your spouse a night out with the guys or the girls? Bonding with friends is an important part of stress relief as well as a great way to have fun. It may be on the list of nontraditional presents, but it will absolutely be appreciated. Give your wife a pair of tickets to a fun musical or movie, and tell her to take her best friend along. For your husband, if you know his tastes you can do the same by presenting him with a pair of tickets so him and his best buddy can attend a soccer match, basketball game or Nascar event.
Another great choice on the list of nontraditional presents is a day at the spa. Spas are great for men and women alike, and few things are as great as feeling like a queen or king for a day. Pick a package that includes a massage, a facial, and even nail care, and your spouse will come home feeling like a brand new person. It's usually best to get a couples Spa package, as many people will feel a little strange going to a spa by themselves.
These are only two nontraditional presents, but they serve to show how giving things slightly out of the ordinary can be thoughtful and fun. Electronics may be the most common gifts these days, but that doesn’t mean they are the best gifts for everyone. Consider buying your spouse nontraditional presents and you just might be surprised how happy they are to receive them.
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