Allergic Living’s 2012 Holiday Gift Guide
Gifts for the Guy on Your List
The Bulldog Natural Skincare line for men will leave him fresh and chemical-free, since there are no parabens or synthetic fragrance and bonus, no gluten either. The award-winning British products include a face wash, moisturizer, shaving gel, after-shave balm and facial scrub.
US: from $9.99-$13.99 at Whole Foods Markets or see www.meetthebulldog.com.
Canada: from $9.99-$13.99 at Whole Foods Markets.
Smoked food is on menus everywhere these days. Now your man can take his barbecue skills to the next level – right in the kitchen. Cameron’s Stovetop Smokers add wonderful flavor and retain meat’s moisture. Comes with two tubs of wood chips and a manual with recipes.
US: $54.95 plus shipping at www.cameronsproducts.com.
Canada: $50.75 at Golda’s Kitchen and Gourmet Warehouse or $54.95 plus shipping at www.cameronsproducts.com.
If he (or she) loves to cook, the Grow Bottle will have him snipping fresh herbs all year long. Crafted from re-cycled wine bottles, these attractive containers grow herbs hydroponically while adding a modern touch to the windowsill. So simple, so fresh, so healthy. Choices include basil, mint, oregano, chive and parsley.
US: $35 per bottle plus shipping at www.pottingshedcreations.com.
Canada: $35 per bottle plus shipping at www.pottingshedcreations.com.
An e-reader is a guaranteed home-run of a gift. With this compact and budget-friendly gadget, he can take his favorite novels & magazines wherever he goes. Complete with a built-in light, long battery life, and the ability to store 1,000 books.
US: Kindle Paperwhite – $159 at www.amazon.com.
Canada: Kobo Glo – $129 at www.chapters.indigo.ca.
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