Sure, ’tis the season of giving, but don’t forget to put yourself on your own holiday list. It’s nice to treat yourself once in a while, and no one knows what you want (or need) better than you do.
Whether it’s a relaxing vacation to reset or a small something to help fulfill a New Year’s resolution, you deserve a special gift this holiday season. And with holiday bonuses coming in, now is the perfect time to make those personal purchases you’ve been wanting to make!
Here are some of the best things to indulge in this year.
Gifts to Shop for Yourself
Featured: $150 Visa Reward Card when you sign up for DIRECTV Service*
Treat yourself to the perfect mix of entertainment, all while taking advantage of DIRECTV’s best offers of the season! DIRECTV gives you all your favorite entertainment essentials in one place, with access to over 80,000 shows and movies On Demand and up to 330 channels.1 From staying on top of all the can’t-miss sports games to catching up on all your favorite holiday movies, DIRECTV has an entertainment package made just for you. For a limited time, you can get a $150 reward card and an additional $120 off your first-year price^ when getting DIRECTV! Restrictions apply.
^ Offer ends 1/21/2023. New approved residential customers w/ 24-mo. agreement only. Includes $10/mo. bill credit for first 12 months. (Price higher in 2nd year) [See offer details at https://www.retailmenot.com/out/O/F6IIH277EFE7PNMGBWXG5KR5ZE]
*$150 Reward Card: Offer Ends 01/05/2023. Available in select sales channels only. Redemption required. With 24-mo. agmt and ENTERTAINMENT Package or higher (min. $79.99/mo. for 12 mo. before discounts. Price higher in 2nd year. Regional Sports Fee up to $11.99/mo. applies to CHOICE package or higher). New approved residential customers only. Offer subject to change & may be modified or discontinued at any time without notice. [See offer details at https://www.retailmenot.com/out/O/F6IIH277EFE7PNMGBWXG5KR5ZE]
Equipment lease required. $19.95 ACTIVATION, EARLY TERMINATION FEE OF $20/MO. FOR EACH MONTH REMAINING ON AGMT., EQUIPMENT NON-RETURN & ADD’L FEES APPLY. Credit card req’d (except MA & PA). Restr’s apply.
1 Requires subscriptions to top-tier PREMIER programming package, Movies Extra Pack, EPIX, Hallmark Movies Now, Lifetime Movie Club and Pantaya. Other packages will have fewer shows and movies. Additional fees apply for movies only available for rental or purchase.
*$150 Reward Card: Offer ends 01/05/2023. Customer must order a new DIRECTV package (min. $79.99/mo. for 12 mos. Price higher in 2nd year.) with 24-month agreement through the dedicated website, for new residential customers in the U.S. (excludes Puerto Rico and U.S.V.I.). Residents of select multi-dwelling units are not eligible for this offer. Within 6 weeks of activation of qualified service, eligible customers will be sent a Reward Notification email with instructions for claiming their reward on the DIRECTV Reward Center www.directv-rewardcenter.com. Reward must be claimed by the date noted in the email (75 days from the date email was sent). If customer’s email returns as undeliverable, a letter will be mailed via USPS 3rd class mail. Reward invitation expires if not claimed by the date noted in the Reward Notification. Customers can track their reward status anytime via the DIRECTV Reward Tracker, which is located on the DIRECTV Reward Center www.directv-rewardcenter.com. Allow three (3) weeks after receipt and verification of customer’s claim for delivery of card. DIRECTV is not responsible for late, lost or misdirected cards in mail. Not valid for purchase by groups, clubs, businesses or organizations. Void where prohibited, licensed, taxed or restricted. LIMIT ONE $150 REWARD CARD OFFER PER DIRECTV ACCOUNT. May not be combined with other promotional offers on same services. Must maintain service from installation date and through reward fulfillment to remain eligible for all offers. Card expires at month-end 6 months after issuance. For Cardholder Agreement, go to directv-rewardcenter.com. The DIRECTV Visa Reward Card is issued by The Bancorp Bank N.A. pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. and can be used everywhere Visa debit cards are accepted in the United States, the District of Columbia, US Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico. No cash access. The Bancorp Bank N.A.; Member FDIC. The Bancorp Bank N.A. does not endorse or sponsor and is not affiliated in any way with any product or service offered by DIRECTV.
DIRECTV SVC TERMS: Subject to Equipment Lease & Customer Agreements. All offers, programming, promotions, pricing, terms, restrictions & conditions subject to change & may be modified, discontinued, or terminated at any time without notice. Some offers may not be available through all channels and in select areas. Service available only in the U.S. (excludes Puerto Rico and U.S.V.I). Visit directv.com/legal or call for details.
SAVE $10 PER MO. OFF FIRST YEAR PRICE: Offer ends 1/21/23 New approved residential customers only. Customer must activate service and account must remain in good standing to receive all 12 $10 bill credits. You will lose this offer and/or any portion of this offer if you cancel your service. LIMIT ONE OFFER PER DIRECTV ACCOUNT. May be combined with other promotional offers on same services. Requires purchase of qualifying DIRECTV package with a 24-Month agreement. All included Package price includes: All Included TV Pkg, monthly service & equipment fees for one (1) Genie HD DVR, and standard pro installation. Additional Fees & Taxes: Price excludes Regional Sports Fee of up to $11.99/mo. (which is extra & applies to CHOICE and higher Pkgs.), applicable use tax expense surcharge on retail value of installation, custom installation, equipment upgrades/add-ons (min. $99 one-time & $7/mo. monthly fees for each extra receiver/DIRECTV Ready TV/Device), and certain other add’l fees & charges. See directv.com/directv-fees for additional details. Package pricing for first year with AutoPay, Paperless Bill Discount and Extra $5/mo. promotional discount (excludes additional fees and taxes): $69.99/mo. for ENTERTAINMENT All Included; $74.99/mo. for CHOICE All Included; $94.99/mo. for ULTIMATE All Included; $144.99/mo. for PREMIER All Included. Prices are subject to change. Second year pricing will be the then-prevailing rate. Package prices (excluding any discounts and additional fees and taxes) are currently: $107/mo. for ENTERTAINMENT All Included; $129/mo. for CHOICE All Included; $159/mo. for ULTIMATE All Included; $214/mo. for PREMIER All Included.$5/MO. AUTOPAY AND PAPERLESS BILL DISCOUNT: Must enroll in autopay & paperless bill within 30 days of TV activation to receive bill credit starting in 1-3 bill cycles (pay $5 more/mo. until discount begins). Must maintain autopay/paperless bill and valid email address to continue credits.
An Under $100 Espresso Machine for Your Everyday Fix
Oh baby it’s cold outside, and instead of dragging yourself to the local coffee shop, why not invest in a machine that can give you a barista-quality brew right at home? During Walmart’s epic Black Friday Deals for Days event, the brand is offering early bargains on top gift picks for anyone on your list (including yourself!). You can score the Chefman Barista Pro Espresso Machine for $40 off, and treat yourself to a 15-bar pump, built-in milk frother and modern, digital interface for easy brewing.
Shop: You can get this wow-worthy espresso machine for just $99 (Orig. $139) during the Walmart Black Friday Deals for Days event.
A Much-Needed Vacation
If it’s been a stressful year, it’s time to schedule some serious R&R and finally take that vacation you’ve been putting off. Save money by booking your flights and hotel together.
Shop: JetBlue is offering $50 off when you spend $2000+ through Dec. 31. How’s that for some fun in the sun?
Luggage to Bring on That Much-Needed Vacation
Yes, luggage can be a very unsexy purchase, but it doesn’t have to be. Invest in a hard-side bag that will last you years and smartly fits all of your things into a carry-on size.
Shop: The Bigger Carry-On ($295 – $315) at Away
A Way-Too-Expensive Candle But, Boy, Does It Smell Good
A scented candle can create a calm, cozy atmosphere in an instant. Treat yourself to a luxury version from LAFCO New York – my favorite new candle brand!
Shop: LAFCO New York Rose de Mai Candle ($95) at LAFCO
A Home Spa Day
Light a candle, turn the lights down and treat yourself to an at-home spa with a slew of popular products that will get that skin glowing and baby soft. It’s a great way to destress and the perfect antidote to dry winter weather.
Shop: Wander Beauty Baggage Claim Gold Eye Masks ($26 for six + 15% off sitewide for new customers) at Dermstore, OUAI Chill Pills ($30), Drunk Elephant T.L.C. Sukari Babyfacial 25% AHA + 2% BHA Mask ($80), Herbivore Coco Rose Exfoliating Body Scrub ($38) and the Herbivore Amethyst Body Scrub with Epsom Salt ($44) all at Sephora
A Stylish New Handbag, Because Why Not
Is a purse the most important part of an outfit? Quite possibly. A stylish handbag goes a long way, and I believe that you can never have too many.
Shop: Flower Coated Canvas Rowan Medium North South Tote ($182,
$228) at Kate Spade and Small Eleanor Spazzolato Bag ($848) at Tory Burch
An Amazing Lotion to Keep your Skin Silky Smooth
Especially during the winter months, you need a go-to luxurious lotion to keep your hands and skin feeling good, nourished and moisturized.
Shop: Vanilla Luxe Lotion ($37) at Luxe Beauty
New Sheets That Will Keep You Cool at Night
We spend a ton of time in bed and making sure you have great sheets is vital for ensuring a good night sleep. For hot sleepers (which I am one) it’s important to look for sheets that wick moisture away, like these. Sheets are definitely an item that’s worth splurging on!
A Wireless Charger so You’re Never on 1% Anymore
It’s happened more times than I care to admit, but 2020 will not be the year of, “Sorry, my phone died.”
Shop: Anker Wireless Charger ($15.99) at Amazon
A Device to Help Bring Some Clarity to 2023
Try this brain sensing headband during your next meditation session to help tune in to your body, mind and soul.
Shop: Muse 2 ($249.99)