SEACOAST LATELY’S HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: TEACHER, HEALTH CARE HERO, AND FRONTLINE WORKER GIFTS!
2020 has thrown us a curveball, and if it weren’t for the people who risk their lives day in and day out for the greater good of our community, we would be completely lost. To the teachers, healthcare heroes, postal workers, grocery store team members, restaurant workers and everyone who makes our community function, thank you.
Browse selections to extend a nod of appreciation and gratitude to our essential workers this holiday season!
This brand new mask refresher spray from Yarrow is made with natural and organic ingredients. It’s safe to spray directly on your mask or face as skin toner and is a beautiful way to freshen between washings! A great gift for anyone who wears a mask continuously—teachers, medical professionals, servers, retail workers; the list goes on!
The Graceful Rabbit’s Shea + Coconut collection has a delicate scent of coconut mixed with a soft scent of sandalwood and creamy shea butter. This New Hampshire-based business offers a full collection of soaps, lotions, and body exfoliating sugar cubes to pamper yourself with. Contains no parabens or phthalates.
Order in bulk and keep the gifting going all season long! Seacoast Sweets’ individually-wrapped chocolate patties (in peppermint, s’mores, coconut, and peanut butter flavors), are easy to drop off in the teachers’ lounge, at the hospital, to the fire stations, and anywhere you would like to spread love and gratitude to many people at once. Handmade with all natural ingredients and available online.
Floral and feminine, Fiorella Soapery’s bar soaps are made with natural oils and butters, and scented with a custom blended phthalate-free peony fragrance.
“This is the most joyful box of chocolates I’ve ever seen” is what one customer said when she saw La Cascade Du Chocolate’s Christmas Carol themed box of hand-decorated bonbons. Available in 6, 12, and 24-piece boxes at La Cascade Du Chocolate’s Exeter and Portsmouth, New Hampshire locations.
Give the gift of FUN this holiday season with this 500-piece jigsaw puzzle of the State of Maine. Mainers, like this puzzle, are bold and authentic with a great sense of humor…..Ayuh. Made in the USA by Brainstorm Puzzle Co.
This beautiful wall pocket is the perfect contraption for all of your letters, love notes, holiday cards, and thank you notes! Made in Maine by Mae in Maine.
‘Tis the season for tea! Societé Apothecary’s herbal tea blends will have you feeling warm and comforted this holiday season and all winter long! Each blend is hand-crafted with an extra dose of love. Available in-store and online.
A sustainable soy base and an aromatic medley of matcha tea, lemon, and bergamot oils make this the perfect candle for relaxing and unwinding! Save 15% on your Kalastyle order by using code “Seacoast15” at checkout!
Freshen up morning rituals with this large modern pinstriped mug from local artist Elizabeth Benotti!
Give a gift that keeps on giving with Wild Valentine’s Floral Subscription! We can save 20% when you sign up for a flower subscription and you have the option to receive the flowers weekly, bi-weekly, monthly or seasonally. Your first order will come arranged in a ceramic vase, and following orders will be wrapped in a bouquet.
Coyote River’s premium sublingual hemp oil tincture is infused with 500mg of full-spectrum hemp extract in organic MCT oil. Use daily to support a healthy lifestyle. Available online at Good & Company.
A delicious seaweed salad without the unhealthy and unnatural dyes of imported sea greens?? Atlantic Sea Farms’ Fermented Seaweed Salad is made with shredded kelp, tamari, ginger, sesame, and fermented with mild vegan kimchi juice. Made with Maine seaweed, it’s clean, healthy, and high in probiotics and other essential nutrients.
Perfect for her, him, teachers, frontline workers, hosts and hostesses, signature florals from Jardiniere are sure to please! For a gift that will continue to give long after the holidays are over, consider a floral subscription for fresh flowers every 3, 6, or 12 months! Photo: Eyesugar Photography.
In 2020, birding is officially #trending. Welcome little visitors this winter and all year with this feeder that is easy to clean and comes with a lifetime warranty, and will be a part of happy memories for years to come. Available in-store and online at Bell Farm Shops.
The Cambridge Bracelet from Allison Cole Jewelry gives a nod to nautical style with its cotton rope and cleat clasp design. And the name just sounds smart, doesn’t it?
Who wouldn’t want fresh, creative, local ice cream to show up at their doorstep?? That’s a dream come true to us! Order artisanal ice cream pints from Rococo Ice Cream online, and they’ll deliver nationwide!
Ranking high as one of the most practical gifts of 2020… hand sanitizer! This Sea Salt Sanitizer from Weekender House smells beautiful and it works! What more could we ask for? Pair with matching scented soaps.
This festive soap and dish set is a thoughtful token of sweetness. The pair is wrapped beautifully for perfect presentation! Available at Summer House Furnishings.