Stuck in a gift-giving rut for the people in your life who provide those services that you can’t live without? Follow this Blue Banana gift-giving guide and step away from the generic “I couldn’t think of anything else” gift-card, bottle of wine or tin of cookies options.
Show your hairdresser, your child’s teacher, your house cleaner and your office administrator that they are truly appreciated by picking a gift that matches their true value.
If your hairdresser makes you feel beautiful, pampered and like a 10 when you leave their chair, choose any of these gifts that will make him or her feel the same:
If your child’s teacher inspires your child to learn new things, to take risks in a safe environment, to think creatively and to value the joy of learning, choose any of these gifts that will make him or her feel the same:
If your house cleaner always goes the extra mile to keep you home in ship-shape and let you have that wonderful “all-is-well-in-my-world” feeling when you walk in your front door, choose any of these gifts that will make him or her feel the same:
If your office administrator keeps the office humming smoothly while you fight fires and gives you the confidence that you can go on your much-needed vacation and nothing will fall apart, choose any of these gifts that will make him or her feel the same:
Now apply this method to the others on your gift radar and watch their faces light up as they realize that you get them – you really get them – and join the ranks of the world’s gift-giving hero’s. Happy gifting.