Gift-giving isn’t just about stuff; it’s about showing someone you’ve got their back with gifts to show support, no matter what life throws their way.
50 Gifts To Show Support That Are True Tokens Of Encouragement
So, if you’re on a mission to sprinkle some love and encouragement into someone’s life, you’re in the right place!
In this blog post, we’re diving into a treasure trove of gifts that scream ‘I’ve got your back!’
From personalized wonders to unforgettable experiences, we’re here to make sure your support comes through loud and clear in the most heartwarming way possible.
Let’s get ready to gift with purpose!
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GIFTS TO SHOW SUPPORT
Check out this post if this type of gift feels like a good idea:
You can also consider a self-care box subscription.
A self-care box demonstrates that you value the recipient’s well-being. It encourages them to prioritize self-care, acknowledging the importance of taking time for personal relaxation and rejuvenation.
A subscription service delivers self-care items regularly, serving as a consistent reminder for your gift recipient to prioritize their well-being on a regular basis. Plus you’re carefree as you’re certain that the items will be carefully picked while you’re being liberated from going back and forth on what to include in it.
Self-care subscriptions often include a variety of items such as skincare products, wellness items, snacks, or relaxation tools. This variety allows your friend to explore different aspects of self-care and discover what works best for them.
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Each TheraBox includes a therapist-approved “Happiness Boosting Activity,” featuring diverse practices like journals, books, guided meditations, affirmations, games, therapeutic art, and more.
A book related to their interests, a motivational book, personal growth books, or a journal can be a thoughtful gesture.
If you want some options to choose from, sift through my post that feature books and journals:
Or you can consider choosing from these:
1. If You Loved Yourself, What Would You Do Now?: How to not hate yourself and feel better about yourself in your mind body and health, sex, money, food, work and parenting by Eilat Aviram
4. Awaken the Giant Within: How to Take Immediate Control of Your Mental, Emotional, Physical and Financial Destiny By Tony Robbins
A potted plant or a bouquet of fresh flowers can brighten their space and lift their spirits.
Sometimes, heartfelt words in a letter or card can be the most meaningful gift, and the best way to show you’re there for someone who is having a hard time right now.
#6 GROCERIES, FOOD OR MEAL DELIVERY
Arrange for a meal or food delivery from their favorite restaurant or a meal kit service to make their day easier.
Amazon Fresh is a grocery delivery and pickup service that allows online ordering and have them delivered to their doorstep or available for pickup at a designated location. Customers can shop for groceries through the Amazon website or app, and select from a wide range of products including fresh produce, meats, dairy, and pantry items.
#7 DONATION TO A CAUSE
Make a donation to a charity or cause that they care about in their name.
#8 TIME AND COMPANY
Usually the best way to show support is by spending quality time with them, whether it’s through a visit, a phone call, or a virtual hangout.
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#10 PRACTICAL HELP
Offer to assist with tasks like grocery shopping, childcare, or household chores or other tasks to lighten their load.
An educational subscription can provide structured learning resources and support to someone who has a hard time, offering a consistent and tailored approach, especially if the resources included in the subscription are related to their situation. Let me recommend one great one.
Mindvalley is a comprehensive online platform dedicated to personal growth and holistic development. It offers a wide range of courses and programs taught by leading experts in various areas such as mindfulness, spirituality, health, relationships, business, career development, and personal transformation. Its approach intelligently combines online learning with community engagement, providing a supportive environment for personal growth, offering a mix of pre-recorded highly engaging video lessons, interactive exercises, and community discussions to facilitate learning and transformation.
One notable aspect of Mindvalley is its emphasis on personal growth as a lifelong journey therefore the platform promotes continuous learning and personal development through its subscription model, offering access to a vast library of courses and content that can be accessed at any time.
What your special someone can expect once they decide to engage with this platform is:
- true self-discovery so that they can start identifying their real preferences, aspirations, goals, and dreams
- setting meaningful goals that have the potential to fulfill their need for self-actualization as opposed to only living on someone else’s terms and building someone else’s dream in order to be accepted by the environment and perceived as successful
- liberation from fabricated societal expectation and norms that not only don’t serve them, but are in fact representing oppression which is suffocating their souls that only wants them to live in alignment with whom they truly are and not what society expects them to be
- to finally awaken their authenticity by letting themselves be visible as opposed to being shy or ashamed of who they are deep down and what they want behind the closed doors
- to acquire skills to make life decisions aligned with their core values and true desires coming from the depth of their being
- begin stepping into their potential and move towards reaching full potential unique for them and different from anyone else’s in the world
- become skilled at self-love that holds the key to building the life of their dreams
- finally become comfortable in their own skin, doing their own thing, and going where they truly want to go in life
- build the life they are proud to call their own and experience lasting fulfilment because their consciousness is so expanded that they don’t need to worry about whether things will work out for them ever again, as now they have skills and support to make them work.
What I love most about it, besides the quality and excellence of the programs and other resources inside, is:
- the fact that it keeps growing and expanding to respond to the needs of us, the members,
- the sense and power of the community, as well as
- the level of support experienced just by being a art of it as you have a strong feeling that things will work out the best for you.
Even if they haven’t been focused on their growth untill now, this shouldn’t stop them from taking action.
And inside this extraordinary membership, they’ll find:
- Full access to Mindvalley’s entire curriculum of best-in-class programs for transforming every dimension of life. (100+)
2. Weekly Mindvalley Live sessions featuring today’s biggest trainers, bestselling authors, and celebrities.
3. Full access to Mindvalley Meditations, featuring a vast selection of guided and ambient meditation audios for deep inner transformation.
4. Access to Mindvalley’s private social network, where they can connect, share wisdom, and grow with fellow members in their city and around the world.
You’ll open the door for amazing transformation and upgrading their life to fit their preference and not someone else’s, but now with numerous personal growth tools they can take with them even if they decide to leave the membership, and use all their life to thrive.
If you happen to like it and you’re thinking about gifting a membership, but you want to know more about it, read:
- my post that mentions more than 30 programs you can expect to find on the platform if you decide to get inside the membership: 30+ Transformational Online Personal Development Programs For Creating The Life You Desire.
And if you’d like to experience the platform before investing you can take a masterclass (or few of them):
- Becoming Focused And Indistractible (not indestructible 🙂 ) by Nir Eyal, a habit formation expert and bestselling author for regaining focus and productivity in a distraction-filled world and becoming indistractable in this empowering program. And help their kids become it too.
- Be Extraordinary, with Mindvalley founder Vishen Lakhiani as he empowers them to achieve higher states of consciousness, tap into tjeir fullest potential, and bend their life’s reality.
- The Uncompromised Life by Marisa Peer, a program that guides through her acclaimed Transformational Hypnotherapy process for creating deep and lasting change in inner programming and life.
- The Silva Ultramind System also by Vishen, who presents Hose Silva’s techniques and tools for harnessing altered states of mind to awaken the mind’s fullest potential and transform personal reality.
- Money EQ Ken Honda, Japan’s No. 1 personal growth teacher, for healing money wounds, releasing fear, stress, and anger around money, and achieving a lifetime of true financial wellbeing.
- Energy Medicine by Donna Eden, a renowned healer whose gifts have been extensively recognized by both scientific and alternative branches of healthcare in is a transformational journey towards awakening the body’s natural healing ability.
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- The Best Personal Development Resources (13) From Which You Can Immediately Start Benefiting
- What Personal Growth Platforms Can Do For Your Life
- Self-love Program (30-day Quest) – A Review Of Live By Your Own Rules Mindvalley Program
- Smart Personal Development Activities For Groups (23)
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- Top 10 Personal Development Products Unveiled
- Top 10 Things To Buy To Improve Your Life Drastically
#12 MEMORY BOOK
Create a scrapbook or photo album filled with pictures and mementos from your shared experiences.
#13 HANDMADE GIFT
#14 PLAYLIST OR MIXTAPE
Curate a playlist of songs that hold special meaning for both of you, or create a mixtape of songs that convey your support and encouragement.
#15 PERSONALIZED ARTWORK
Commission a custom painting, illustration, or piece of calligraphy that incorporates a meaningful quote or message.
#16 POETRY OR LETTER
Write a heartfelt poem or a letter expressing your thoughts and feelings.
You could frame it or present it in a special way.
Or buy them a poetry book.
#17 EXPERIENCE GIFT
Plan a unique experience together, such as a spa day, a cooking class, or tickets to a concert or show that they’ll enjoy.
#18 SELF-CARE ITEMS
Put together a package of self-care items tailored to their preferences, such as their favorite skincare products, items you know they use for this purpose, or relaxation tools.
#19 SUBSCRIPTION SERVICE
Sign them up for a subscription box that aligns with their interests, whether it’s books, gourmet food, or a hobby-related service.
Consider a piece of jewelry with an engraved message, their initials, or a meaningful date.
#21 FAMILY RECIPE BOOK
Share a cherished family recipe and present it in a beautiful way.
Gift them a custom-made shirt, hoodie, or other clothing item with a design, quote, or image that holds special meaning to both of you.
#23 ARTISANAL OR HANDMADE GOODS
Look for unique, handcrafted items from local artisans or online marketplaces that align with their interests or hobbies.
Create a custom calendar featuring your favorite photos together, or add meaningful dates and quotes.
#25 PLANT A TREE
Symbolize your support by planting a tree in their name.
#26 PHOTO PUZZLE
Have a favorite photo turned into a jigsaw puzzle for them to enjoy solving and reminiscing about shared moments.
#27 CUSTOMIZED MAP
Commission a map highlighting a special location, such as where you first met or a place of significance in their life.
#28 SUBSCRIPTION TO A MAGAZINE
Find a magazine or service related to their interests, whether it’s a hobby, fitness, or a niche they enjoy.
Create custom stationery with their name or initials, making it perfect for sending thoughtful notes or letters.
#30 HOBBY-RELATED GIFTS
If they have a particular hobby, consider unique accessories or tools related to it.
Choose a beautiful frame and add a cherished photo of the two of you together.
#32 HANDCRAFTED JEWELRY
Explore artisan jewelry makers who can create a one-of-a-kind piece based on their style and taste.
#33 RECORD A VIDEO MESSAGE
Create a heartfelt video message sharing your support, memories, and encouraging words.
#34 PUZZLE OR BOARD GAMES
Choose a puzzle or board game you can enjoy together during quality time.
#35 PERSONALIZED PHONE CASE
Design a custom phone case with a meaningful image or message.
#36 CUSTOM-MADE PIECE OF ART
Commission a local artist to create a unique piece of art based on their preferences or a shared memory.
#37 BOOK OF QUOTES
Compile a book filled with inspirational quotes, personal messages, and notes from friends and family.
#38 VIRTUAL CLASS OR WORKSHOP
Gift them an online class or workshop related to a skill or interest they’ve been wanting to explore.
Provide them with a subscription to a streaming platform where they can enjoy their favorite movies and TV shows.
A subscription to a streaming service like Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, or Hulu can provide them with a little break or distraction and something to look forward to after a long day that will take their mind of the challenges they’re up against. Amazon Prime Video is included as part of the Amazon Prime subscription, which also provides access to free shipping, music streaming, and other perks.
#40 PERSONALIZED GAME NIGHT
Create a custom board game or card game featuring inside jokes and references only the two of you would understand.
#41 STAR MAP
Order a personalized star map that depicts the night sky as it appeared on a significant date or location.
#42 DIY GIFT BASKET
Assemble a gift basket with their favorite snacks, drinks, and small items that hold sentimental value.
#43 PERSONALIZED PUZZLE
Have a custom jigsaw puzzle made from a photo of a special place or moment in your relationship.
#44 PERSONALIZED PET PORTRAIT
If they have a beloved pet, consider getting a custom portrait of their furry friend.
#45 ENGRAVED KEYCHAIN
Get a keychain engraved with a special date, coordinates of a memorable place, or a heartfelt message.
#46 PERSONALIZED PHOTO BOOK
#47 CUSTOM-MADE PERFUME OR COLOGNE
Work with a perfumer to create a signature scent tailored to their preferences.
If they enjoy cooking, a custom cutting board with their name or a special message can be a great gift.
#49 HANDWRITTEN RECIPE CARDS
Write out a collection of your favorite recipes, each with a personal note or story about why you love them.
#50 DIGITAL ARTWORK
Commission a digital artist to create a unique piece of art that represents your relationship.
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- Live By Your Own Rules Program: rediscover your true self and design a life of uncompromising authenticity and fulfillment in this soul-affirming journey where you’ll overcome oppressing and fabricated societal standards ruling your life without your conscious permission.
- Conscious Parenting Mastery Program: embrace a new model of parenting that will enable you to raise authentic, confident, and well-adjusted kids after you break free from the parenting norms that don’t serve you or your child.
- Becoming Focused And Indistractible FREE Masterclass: uncover what it takes to regain your focus and productivity in a distraction-filled world and becoming indistractable in this empowering program. And help your kids become it too.
- Energy Medicine FREE Masterclass: by Donna Eden: follow a renowned healer extensively recognized by both scientific and alternative branches of healthcare in a transformational journey towards awakening your body’s natural healing ability and understand how to reconnect with the natural healing systems existing within you and master your body’s energy systems and correct energetic blocks and weaknesses.
- The Integral Life FREE Masterclass: by a legendary modern philosopher Ken Wilber, uncover how you can embody his signature integral theory for a life of deeper fulfillment, self-actualization, and impact. The Integral Life offers an ‘operating manual’ for thinking, growing, and being the most whole and fully realized version of yourself.
- Be Extraordinary FREE Masterclass: understand how you can achieve higher states of consciousness, tap into your fullest potential, and bend your life’s reality.
- Uncompromised Life FREE Masterclass: learn about Marisa Peer’s acclaimed Transformational Hypnotherapy process for creating deep and lasting change in your inner programming and your life.
- The Silva Ultramind System FREE Masterclass: get familiarized with Hose Silva’s techniques and tools for harnessing altered states of mind to awaken your mind’s fullest potential and transform your reality.
- Longevity Blueprint FREE Masterclass: learn more about a blueprint to extraordinary longevity and health, based on leading-edge science and time-tested data from the world’s longest-living cultures, giving you the ultimate solution to a long, healthy, fulfilling life.
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FINAL THOUGHTS ON GIFTS TO SHOW SUPPORT
Remember, the power of a thoughtful gifts that show support extend far beyond the moment they’re received.
It lingers in the heart, reminding your loved ones that they’re cherished, supported, and never alone in their journey.
So, whether you’re celebrating a win, offering a comforting embrace during tough times, or simply saying, ‘I’m here for you,’ these gifts are your secret weapons for spreading love and support.
I hope you’ve picked your favorite(s) by now, and I’ll see you in the next post! Here’s one: