After spending so much of their life waking early, making the commute, and spending the better part of their day at work, isn’t it time to lavish them with a distinctive gift, worthy of their retirement and newfound time in front of them? These gifts are sure to ring all the bells, propelling them toward even more mindful, adventurous, and exciting years ahead!
Droll Yankees Onyx Sunflower Tube Feeder: At 18 inches long, there is plenty of space for birds to gather and feed. Holding three full pounds of seed – so filling up is less frequent – this tube feeder is easy to clean out and looks lovely in any front or back yard. There are multiple perches and is designed to accommodate a number of bird species.
Atlas Coffee Club: When they were working, coffee may have been viewed more as a necessity to get them up and awake in the morning. But now they have the time to truly enjoy and experience the pleasure of coffee as it was meant to be. This alone is a great reason to gift them exotic coffee that is loved all over the world. At Atlas, each bean is artfully roasted to promote various flavors and is delivered fresh to your retiree’s door each month.
Criterion Channel Subscription: Now that they have the time, if your retiree is a cinephile they will swoon over the Criterion Channel. Offering thousands of movies including classics to contemporary films, they also spotlight various genres, themes, directors, and stars with their own unique film school and experiences with guest curators like Guillermo del Toro and Barry Jenkins.
Philips SmartSleep Wake Up Light: Nobody likes being awakened by an alarm. But, what if you could couple the alarm with a sunrise or sunset simulation? Personalization makes this clock different from all the rest, letting the sleeper combine unique light wavelengths and sounds that best correlate with their own body.
Egift Card: Easy to send and receive over email or even text, an egift card allows you to give them the freedom to purchase what they really want! Completely secure and trackable online, choose from thousands of retailers to shop at once you have an egift card in hand and know that you’re giving them a gift they will cherish.
Travel Journal: Does your retirement friend hope to travel now that they have more time? Help inspire them on to new adventures by giving them this Leatherology Travel Journal. Comes complete with a pen loop and snap enclosure, it’s available in a variety of colors so you can best customize it for their personality.
Grill Masters Club: Grilling is often thought of as a very alpha male activity, while it doesn’t have to be the case, chances are high that the retired man in your life would love this “ultimate BBQ experience.” Every month they will receive a variety of premium marinades, dry rubs, BBQ sauces, various grilling accessories and even recipes.
Abbio Saute Pan: More often than not, retired people look for ways to save money and enhance their own skills. You can encourage them with both by giving them this Abbio sauté pan. It’s the perfect size and has a well-fitting lid. It can be used for braising, frying and searing. It promises even heating for properly and deliciously cooked food.
Tea Drinker’s Gift Set: Tea has been the world’s favorite beverage for millennia. The Tea Forte Assorted Classic Tea Sampler Gift Set is a charming box filled with an assortment of teas including chamomile citron, jasmine green, black currant, green mango, raspberry nectar, and more. Wrapped in a satin ribbon, your retired friend won’t be able to wait for tea time to roll around!
Wine Preservation System: They will never waste wine again! Instead of pulling the cork out of the wine bottle, the Caravin Timeless Three SL Wine Preservation System is an innovative device where a needle is inserted into the cork so you can pour the amount of wine you desire. Once the needle is removed, the cork reseals itself and the wine will be preserved for weeks, months and yes, even years.
Book of the Month Club Subscription: Reading is often high on the list of what retirees intend to do when they no longer have to deal with work. The Book of the Month Club is a great way to get them started! At only $15 a book when the annual subscription is purchased, they will have a full list of books to choose from so you know they are always getting what excites them most.
Now that your friend is retiring, bestow upon them a gift that will propel them into a more relaxing or exciting future, depending on their plans.