Do you have a diabetic family member or friend and feel stumped? I know it might feel stressful to gift them the right things they can actually use and enjoy. Let me ease your mind and show you a few of the best gifts for diabetics.
The Best Gifts For Diabetics
Thermal socks for diabetics
Diabetics are known to have poor circulation in their feet. These thermal socks are extremely warm and heavyweight, yet comfortable and cushioned throughout. They’re perfect for the cold of winter to help keep extremities warm and comfy.
Garage door opener
Diabetics might have difficulty raising and lowering things, especially something heavy like a garage door. This garage door opener is a perfect gift: it makes things much easier.
Bamboo bath tray
Give the gift of luxurious relaxation. This bamboo bathtub caddy is made of bamboo and has room for all you need to relax in a good bath soak 😉
Diabetic’s best friend bracelet
This bracelet is made with amazonite and chrysocolla – two stones that together create positive and aiding energies. They help to maintain good health and on top of that, the bracelet is gorgeous.
Wooden foot massage roller
This portable, fold-able foot massage roller helps relieve nerve and arch pain in your feet. A nice helper to a diabetic whose feet need massaging to keep the blood circulating properly. Want to learn more about massage? Lavender if the best massage oil, and it’s great for diabetics.
“Happiest people” journal
Gifting a fun, motivational notebook like this one to a person with diabetes is extremely helpful in keeping them positive and assuring that they can easily keep track of their blood sugar readings, their exercise and the food they eat.
House slippers for diabetics
These cozy bootie slippers are made with two layers of sheep wool and are perfect for keeping cold feet comfortable.
Tea kettle set
Staying away from sugary drinks is difficult for most of us, but for diabetics it is very important. Pairing this cast iron tea kettle with some sugar-free tea blends is a great way to let those with diabetes know you’re thinking of them and a great way for them to enjoy a tasty drink without sugar.
Diabetic gift baskets
If you’d rather give a mixture of things, you can make diabetic gift baskets: they are fun to open and show your thoughtfulness.
This gift basket was featured in the ADA magazine and is filled with sugar-free goodies! It has two homemade and all-natural baking mixes to make multigrain pancakes and waffles; cinnamon tea, a pink mug, rolling pin with recipe card holder and a variety of sugar-free baked goods. This gift basket will put a smile on their face for sure!
Of course, this time of the year you can make your own Christmas gift baskets for diabetics. You can even make gourmet gift baskets for diabetics: just imagine their smile when they get a gift that this much thought went into!
A top rated diabetic cookbook
Cooking with diabetes can be a challenge, but that’s where this cookbook comes in handy! Creating recipes from scratch is crucial for diabetics and this cookbook is filled with lots of great recipe ideas that are completely safe and totally delicious at the same time.
Fashionable diabetic supplies bag
Those with diabetes need to have their supplies with them 24/7. Doing so with a stylish bag, rather than a large unattractive tote can make things all the better. This bag is made with all necessary compartments and it comes in a few gorgeous colors as well.