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    22 Gifts For Anyone Who's Had A Hard Year (aka Everyone)

    Deep breaths, everyone.

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    1. A hand-poured candle with soothing lavender and sage notes that'll help them to wind down after a stressful day.

    A candle on a table that says lavender sage
    Etsy Canada / Via etsy.com

    It's made with a 100% cotton wick and soy wax that burns cleanly and won't produce any soot or black smoke.

    Get it from Meyberry on Etsy Canada for $29.95+ (available in two sizes).

    2. A robe with dinosaurs wearing Santa hats that they can snuggle into while binge-watching The Queen's Gambit on Netflix. It has a sash to keep it nice and snug on them and side pockets that they can store their phone or snacks in.

    A robe with dinosaurs wearing Santa hats
    ModCloth / Via modcloth.com

    Get it from ModCloth for $72 (available in four styles and in sizes S-4X).

    3. A bath soak that'll help soothe their muscles as well as their mind. It's made with pink Himalayan salt, chia seed oil, and frankincense that'll leave their skin feeling silky smooth.

    A bag of bath soak called The Martini emotional detox bath salt
    Sephora Canada / Via sephora.com

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $45.

    4. A tray that they can use to treat themselves to a relaxing breakfast in bed. It has convenient handles for carrying and foldable legs for easy storage.

    A tray on a bed with breakfast foods
    Amazon Canada / Via amazon.ca

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $36.95.

    5. A mug that'll remind them about how gosh darn great they are while they're drinking their morning cup of coffee. Affirmations and caffeine are a great way to start the day!

    A mug that says you're the fucking best
    Etsy Canada / Via etsy.com

    Get it from PlayfulHydaway on Etsy Canada for $29.99 (available in two sizes).

    6. Or a wine tumbler for the Grey's Anatomy fan who needs a reminder that you love them as much as Meredith and Christina love each other.

    A tumbler in a box that says you're my person
    Etsy Canada / Via etsy.com

    Get it from PrettyPartyProjects on Etsy Canada for $32.50.

    7. A musical mushroom that'll serenade them with “Let It Go” from Frozen, because letting go of 2020 is truly a vibe. Just turn the mushroom's head to wind it up and it'll play everyone's favourite Disney power anthem.

    A carved wooden mushroom
    Etsy Canada / Via etsy.com

    "🎵 You'll never see me cry 🎵" (jk, I cry all the time).

    Get it from BleevinForest on Etsy Canada for $39.99.

    8. A prosecco glass that'll hold an entire bottle of bubbly, which is a whole damn mood. Pick up their favourite bottle and they can enjoy it all at once in this gigantic glass.

    A bottle of prosecco beside a glass holding the entire bottle
    Amazon Canada / Via amazon.ca

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $23.99.

    9. A cushion that'll bring a little summer cheer when they're stuck inside, even when it's rainy and snowy outside. The cover can be removed and cleaned if it gets scuffed up, so it won’t lose any of its charm over time.

    A cushion with a person holding a bouquet of flowers
    Simons / Via simons.ca

    Get it from Simons for $20.

    10. Or a bouquet of cheerful blooms for the friend who's a sucker for pretty flowers. Treat them to this mix of blooms that might just encourage them to ~stop and smell the roses~.

    A bouquet of flowers
    1-800-Flowers / Via 1800flowers.ca

    Get it from 1-800-Flowers for $34.99+ (available with or without a vase).

    11. A light therapy lamp that'll help keep their spirits up if the darkness of fall and winter tends to get them down. It imitates natural sunlight to help them to feel more energized and on top of their game.

    Instagram: @https://www.instagram.com/verilux/?hl=en / Via instagram.com

    Reviewers say that it really helps to alleviate their anxiety.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $57.99.

    12. A rose quartz facial roller that'll give them a spa-level face massage. It’ll help to depuff their eyes, get rid of dark circles, and promote blood circulation. Plus, they can use it after applying moisturizers or serums to increase absorption into their skin!

    A set of rose quartz rollers with rose quartz crystal points
    @herbivorebotanicals / Via instagram.com

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $53.

    13. A rose face mask that smells like something straight out of a dreamy garden. It has rosewater, cucumber extract, and aloe vera gel that'll help to calm and moisturize their stressed-out skin.

    A bottle of the product surrounded by roses
    @freshbeauty / Via instagram.com

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $80.

    14. A pillow spray that'll help them fall asleep faster. It harnesses the soothing powers of botanicals like lavender to lull them into deep sleep, so they can wake up fresh and well-rested.

    A hand holds the product against a floral background
    Sarah Rohoman/BuzzFeed

    I’m very much into aromatherapy, and I’ve found that by pairing the scent with my nighttime routine, it has started to signal to my brain that it's time to wind down for the night.

    Read the full review of Deep Sleep pillow spray (it’s #2 on the list)!

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $34.

    15. Or a relaxing tea for the friend who loves a nice cup before bed. It has all-natural and caffeine-free ingredients like chamomile, lemon balm, lavender, rosehip, and spearmint that'll help them drift off into Dreamland.

    A pack of tea on a table beside herbs and a cup of tea
    Amazon Canada / Via amazon.ca

    Get a box of 20 tea bags from Amazon Canada for $6.89.

    16. An eye pillow that they can use as a hot or cold treatment to soothe headaches and help reduce inflammation. Just put it in the microwave for 30-60 seconds or pop it in the freezer for 30 minutes, lie back, and the pillow will work its magic.

    A person tilts their head back with an eye pillow resting over their eyes
    Piglet

    Get it from Piglet for $29.39.

    17. A Bob Ross mug that changes colours when you pour hot liquid into it. As they brew up their morning cup of tea they'll be rewarded with one of the artist’s calming landscape paintings, complete with happy little clouds.

    Amazon Canada / Via amazon.ca

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $18.95.

    18. A seven-piece cocktail making set that'll help them mix up some delicious adult beverages or mocktails, because after a hard day, they deserve a treat. It has a built-in strainer that'll prevent any particles from being poured into their glass, and it's made of stainless steel, so it won't rust over time.

    A person pours a drink into a class from a cocktail shaker
    Amazon Canada / Via amazon.ca

    It comes with a 24 oz shaker, a jigger, a bar spoon, a muddler, three liquor pourers.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $29.95.

    19. A screaming goat that'll make them laugh out loud, because this little friend is ridiculous. Just press the tree stump and they'll be treated to the hilarious bleats the goat produces.

    A screaming goat on a tree stump
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $16.07.

    20. 52 Lists for Happiness: Weekly Journaling Inspiration for Positivity, Balance, and Joy by Moorea Seal that'll tickle the heart of any list maker. Weekly prompts will ask them to make a list on exactly what makes them happy on various subjects, which will help them understand and appreciate those things even more.

    The book is lying flat on a table beside a candle
    Amazon Canada / Via amazon.ca

    It has a velvet ribbon that you can use as a bookmark, so you’ll never lose your place.

    Get it from Amazon Canada or $15.99.

    21. A foot massager for your friend who has to stand all day. It uses acupressure to help relieve aches and pains and will stimulate blood flow to the area, providing instant relief.

    Two feet slide over a wooden foot massager
    Amazon Canada / Via amazon.ca

    It has over 5,000 five-star reviews and people say that it’s a lifesaver if you’re on your feet all day or have planter fasciitis.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $19.95.

    22. And lastly, a bath caddy that has a specially-designed wine glass holder for the ultimate relaxing treat. It's made of pure bamboo and can extend to fit pretty much any bathtub.

    A bath caddy is stretched across a tub with a  glass of wine, a tablet and a candle
    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $43.99.

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