Commemorating the 25th anniversary and final season of her show, Oprah wowed us by dedicating two episodes to giving away her Ultimate Favorite Things. These highly anticipated shows were created to reward an audience full of deserving people. Giveaways have ranged from cruises to cars, but for those of us that didn’t make the Forbes Richest Americans list, here are some of Oprah’s favorites that are great, affordable gifts for the holidays. To purchase the item online from Amazon, click on the product name in red.
Herb-Savor by Prepara is a must-have for the home chefs out there. This item is compact, dishwasher safe and can keep your herbs fresh for up to 3 weeks. At a value of $29.95, the Herb-Savor is the perfect gift this year.
The perfect gift to give your co-ed before returning for spring semester is the Breville Panini Press! This convenient Panini press features a grill and griddle, which is great for college students. It doesn’t take up a lot of counter space and can provide quick and easy meals on the go. Catch this item while it’s still hot.
Hope in a Jar by Philosophy has been Oprah’s favorite moisturizer for the past 10 years. It is known to reduce wrinkles and skin discoloration while preventing dehydration. The 2 oz jar can be bought for $38 at beautybrands.com.
With the winter rolling in, who wouldn’t want to curl up with a hot beverage by Talbott Teas? There are over 12 gourmet flavors to choose from ranging in herbal, black, caffeinated and caffeine free options. There are gifts sets as low as $20 at talbotteas.com.
Nike definitely got it right with the new Free Run+ for women. At $85 at nike.com, these shoes are an investment as they have a design that conforms to the natural shape of your foot making your workouts more comfortable and efficient.
Baker’s Edge has two great products out right now, the Brownie Pan 9” x12” and the Lasagna Pan 12 1/4″ x 11 1/4″ . These pans are great because their size and design accommodate standard recipes without making any adjustments. Best of all, every serving has edges!
With the New Year approaching, Mark Nepo’s The Book of Awakening will provide you with a year’s worth of inspirational stories and direction to reflect and learn from. Priced at $10.42 on Amazon.com, this book will make a great gift to women from all walks of life.
Thank goodness Oprah did all the advance work for us! What would we buy without her?