Favorite Things Giveaway

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25 creative bloggers have gathered together to share THEIR favorite things in a gift giving guide, and nearly all of the items are under $25! I am so excited to be a part of it and to add my list of items to this large group giveaway.  Here you will find some great and simple ideas for the holidays.  Gifts don’t have to e excessive or extravagent for the recipient to love and appreciate them.

Here is how it will work:

  • Take a quick glance at the gift collage below
  • Scroll to the bottom to see mine up close with details and links to buy my favorite items
  • Enter to win my gift basket at the giveaway below ($25 value)
  • HOP to all of the other sites to enter to win their gifts!
  • Look around and enjoy the sites of the 25 creative bloggers–they will not disappoint!


To view closer shopping details and links on where to purchase each basket item, simply HOP on over to the links below, where you can also enter to win the giveaway on their sites.

1. All Things Thrifty

15. Six Sisters’ Stuff

Here is what I included in my Favorite things gift basket!!

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1.  Wilton Candy Eyeballs (Target)

2.  Dove Milk Chocolate

3.  Apricot Fruit Leather (Target)

4.  Bath and Body Kitchen Lemon (Bath & Body Works)

5.  Scentsy Body Spray

6.  Crystal Light Pink Lemonade

7.  Fuzzy Socks (Target or Old Navy)

8.  Personalized hand sanitizer/soap bottles

9.  doTerra Tension

10. Aquaphor

11. Earrings

12. Martha Stewart Glitter Paint

13. Mod Podge Starter Pack


  1. Amy says

    Love the candy eyeballs. Used them in a Halloween popcorn treat for the grandkids. They loved them!

  2. Lisa Perry says

    Anything apricot gets me going. Never heard of the Apricot rope, hitting Target to check it out.

  3. Cindy Hillman says

    I love the glitter paint. My 3 year old little girl loves painting and the glitter would just be over the top for her! So fun.

  4. Katelyn says

    the personalized hand sanitizer bottle because I always have one out and now it would look cute too!

  5. Sherri says

    When I saw your basket, the first thing that caught my eyes were the fuzzy socks! I LOVE fuzzy socks (I only own about ten pairs thus far…). And then, as I continued to look at everything, the candy eyes and the GLITTER paint (I LOVE GLITTER) made me very happy!

  6. says

    I love the Bath and Body Kitchen Lemon (Bath & Body Works), because it gets off any food smell from my hands like onion and garlic!

  7. Tiffany B. says

    I love the fuzzy socks. My toesies are always cold, but here in Utah the temps are starting to drop. These socks not only would keep me warm but they look so comfy!

  8. amber L. says

    Candy eyeballs and mod podge because I love to bake and craft and these are always needed

  9. Linda says

    Martha Stewart Glitter Paint rocks… Ive made sooo many cute glasses and mugs with those all you do is bake and its dishwasher safe!

    • Maralee says

      I forgot to say what I loved the most!!! I love the martha stewart glitter! We just used it for a YW activity and it is awesome!!!

  10. nikki hatfield wilson says

    Matha Steward glitter and Modge podge are my favorites in this basket. I love sparkle!

  11. says

    The candy eyes! I think my daughter would love them and I’m trying to be more creative with her meals to encourage her to eat more.

  12. elle says

    so excited for the fuzzy socks! i need cute winter socks! thank you so much for the giveaway, i’d love to win! :)

  13. Keesha says

    Love me some Crystal Light! Yummy and guilt free, what’s not to love? Thanks for the chance to win!

  14. Elena Vo says

    Fuzzy socks! I have a pair in my room, in my car, and at my friend’s house because my feet get cold at random times and I’ve got to be prepared!

  15. Eliece says

    I love the candy eyeballs since I did not know that Target sold them. These can be used on cookies, cupcakes

  16. says

    I am in LOVE with this entire idea of all of you teaming together to do these giveaways. It’s so fun to see all the FAVORITES. :) Thank you for the anticipation and giveaway.

    My favorite thing I’d want to try is the MS glitter because I’ve never worked with it but it’s on my list of things to try! :)

  17. Kathy Davis says

    My favorite item is the Wilton Candy Eyeballs. I love to bake and my granddaughter would love helping me decorate cupcakes with these.

  18. Lee Ann says

    Aquaphor, because I have a new baby boy with sensitive skin and three girls that keep chapped lips in the winter!

  19. Sara says

    I’m pretty excited about the earrings because I have a slight earring fetish (the best accessory!!!!).

  20. laura says

    I would love the Martha Stewart Glitter Paint! It would be fun to make some glittery ornaments with my girls!

  21. HeatherM says

    I love the Fuzzy Socks (Target or Old Navy) {to keep my feet warm on those cold crafting mornings} and the Glitter paint {how can you not love glitter}!!

  22. Laura says

    I have been a reader of your blog for a while now, and you have such creative ideas! Thank you!

  23. Tracie Wyckoff says

    All the things look good, but I would have to say the Dove Chocolates are the best. Love em. As for the why, well that’s easy… chocolate.

  24. says

    So I kind of sort of adore your basket! Found you via the giveaway, but I think I won already… since I found a new blog to heart!

  25. Christie says

    My favorite thing in your basket are the fuzzy, soft socks. I love those things and wear them out each winter. Great giveaway!

  26. Heidi Adams says

    fuzzy socks, hands down!!! love to put on fuzzy socks on a cold day, very comforting :)

  27. says

    Who wouldn’t love this cute gift pack? The candy eyes are so cute, I feel like I should buy a pack of these and stick them on every cookie and cake I make! Love it!

  28. Shaunta' May says

    I LOVE the fuzzy socks. When I seen them, I thought they would go nicely with the great book I am reading! All cozy on the couch with Big Train Vanilla Chai. (BTVC is one of MY favorite things, you should try it!)

  29. Kara says

    I love the eyeballs!! I love to bake and these would be adorable on some sugar cookies or cupcakes! Never knew there was such a thing as candy eyeballs! Too cute!!

  30. Faith says

    My feet are always cold at this time of year, so I can never get enough warm, fuzzy socks.

  31. Angie McGeown says

    Glitter!!!! That is my favorite thing in the basket. With the holidays coming up, I could definitely put that to use!

  32. Jennifer Ellicott says

    Ha ha! Those candy eyeballs…. and the Scentsy Body Spray! The whole basket is amazing… thank you!

  33. Samantha says

    The Mod Podge start kit. I’ve always seen so many DIY that use it, but haven’t gotten up the nerve to try it out yet!

  34. Nicole says

    Love the Martha Stewart glitter. The colors and texture are perfect for so many projects!

  35. Emily says

    The Scentsy body spray, since I have heard such great things about these products but I have never had the chance to try them!

  36. Susan Stitch says

    Oh my goodness — googly eyeballs for food decorating! I’ve never seen those and they are by FAR my favorite item (well, that makes it sound like I don’t like the other things. All the items are awesome, but come on, GOOGLY EYES!!!!!!)

  37. jen orme says

    I love the glitter paint because there’s so much you can do with it and it’s one of my kid’s favorites too

  38. Cindy says

    I love glitter paint. I love getting to craft and these glitter paints just make thing sparkle.

  39. analee says

    loving the earrings – i had a similar pair and one fell out, so it’d be cool to have a new pair like those! :)

  40. Lana says

    What a wonderful basket FULL of goodies!!! I love it all, but my favorite thing is the Martha Stewart glitter paint. I have been dying to try it out.

  41. melony says

    My favorite thing would be the fuzzy socks beacuse me feet are always cold. I have to say though I love everything in the basket.

  42. Judy says

    So much fun! I would love all the things in this basket, and I’d love them while eating the Dove chocolates–my favorites.

  43. Kellie says

    The glitter paint. I can think of some fun Christmas ornaments to make with some glitter paint.

  44. Vicki H. says

    Bath and Body Works Lemon Kitchen soap is my fav too! I love the clean, citrusy scent! Lifts my mood!

  45. Dena Hamlin says

    love the mini mod podge gift pack! great idea for all of those crafters out there :)

  46. says

    I love that you have fruit leather in your basket! I was so excited when our southern grocery stores finally started stocking fruit leather!

  47. Sta strittmatter says

    I love the modge podge I use it on my papercrafting projects love the smell too!

  48. Whitney says

    I love the Martha Stewart glitter paint. Every time we walk by it in the store my kids BEG for it!

  49. Cindy A. says

    I love the fuzzy socks! Socks are one of my absolute favorite gifts to receive. I keep wishing I will wake up on Christmas morning and find a giant stocking filled with nothing but snuggly socks.

  50. Becky Jones says

    My favorite of your favorites :) would be the MS Glitter paint..because my two girls and I are on a mission to include more handmade goodies than ever before in our Christmas giving and celebrating!! Thanks so much for the gorgeous basket giveaway!

  51. Stacey says

    Either the fuzzy socks for my fat, pregnant feet…or the glitter paint! I already have two little girls who LOVE this paint!

  52. KaySue says

    My favorites are fuzzy socks because they are so cozy and soft on your feet in the wintertime.

  53. Kristi Wolff says

    I just used the candy eyes last weekend for some fabulously cute Mummie cupcakes! I love that you included them in your basket!

  54. Jennifer says

    I think my favorite thing is the bath and body works lemon kitchen soap. I love the clean scent of lemon and their soaps seem to last longer. Thanks!

  55. says

    I am excited about the DoTERRA essential oils. I’ve heard great things about them, but have never taken the plunge. Plus, I need to relieve tension on a daily basis!

  56. carrie eastman says

    My favorite item would have to be the modge poge!! YOu cant get enough of that stuff!

  57. Miriam Prantner says

    Great basket! My stomach says Apricot Fruit Leather is my favorite, but my crafty side says Modge Podge….

  58. Stacey says

    I love the candy eyeballs! Now that I am a stay at home mom, my two year old son and I do a lot of baking together and those eyeballs could make some very fun cupcakes!

  59. Dawn Grow says

    Don’t think I did it right because I didn’t leave a comment on blog. My favorite would be chocolate, what woman doesn’t like chocolate?

  60. lydia goodman says

    Favorite? thats tough, fuzzy socks cuz my feet are always cold, crystal light cuz its soooo good, or mod podge cuz i use it all the time……….

  61. Denise says

    Hard to pin down just one favorite: the Dove chocolate, the glitter paint, mod podge, fuzzy socks…um…how about everything!

  62. Susan M. says

    Love me some glitter paint and oh Mod Podge and yup, can never have enough chocolate! Thanks for the opportunity!

  63. jessi says

    I didn’t know that modpodge came in so many flavors! I want that. I also want those candy eyes. Think of all those eyes as cupcakes staring at you.

  64. Jessica T. says

    Love the googly baking eyes! They’re darling and I can think of many cute things I’d made with them. :)

  65. Marilyn says

    I love this basket! I’ve never tried the DoTerra Tension – I’ll have to check it out! Most of this is awesome stuff I love to use regularly! Thanks!

  66. says

    I love the Bath and Body Lemon! Lemon has always been one of my favorite smells because it’s so fresh! Hope I get to use it!! :)

  67. Jessica R says

    Love your site so much!! I have to say the martha stewart glitter paint is our favorite around here. Great for holiday crafts!

  68. TammiHS says

    Tough question. Probably the coolest thing is the candy eyeballs. I didn’t even know that existed and it would make my cookies and cake balls so much less frumpy. But I do love some glitter….

  69. Della says

    My favorite thing is the Mod Podge. I haven’t used this product yet but I saw a great craft today that uses Mod Podge!

  70. nichole lizak says

    i love the dove chocolate! dove is my fav chocolate because it’s so smooth and creamy!

  71. Erin says

    The Martha Stewart glitter paint — I was just eyeing this in the store yesterday! (a close second is Aquaphor… love that stuff)

  72. Rebecca Walding says

    Dove milk chocolate… Because a girl needs something sweet to take the stress out of life… A little indulgence

  73. Jennifer Jensen says

    Such a fun prize basket. I’d have to say my favorite thing is the doTerra Tension! Thanks for a fun giveaway!

  74. says

    The glitter paint, I have been wanting to get some to use with my kids and they would definitely be happy to get it. :)

  75. says

    I love the chocolate, the soap, and the modgepodge. Why? Because there’s nothing like a good piece of chocolate, clean lemon-y hands, or DIY craftiness.

  76. Nicole D says

    My favorite thing is the Mod Podge kit because … wait for it … I’ve NEVER used Mod Podge before and I’m dying to use it!!! :)

  77. Char says

    Sooo many fun things inside your basket it’s hard to choose just one but I’m lovin the cutsie soap bottle!!

  78. Jennifer Bunderson says

    Mmmmm!! My favorite item would definiely be the Matha Stewart Glitter Paint!! How fun!

  79. Leslie says

    It’s definitely been a monday today so I’m thinking right now my fave item would be the chocolate :)

  80. says

    Well, at first I would have said the MS paint, but then I saw those super fun candy eyeballs and I have never used such a thing! I could have a lot of fun with those on cupcakes!!!

  81. Kim B. says

    It’s a toss up b/n the glitter and the eyeballs. Lots of crafts lately and lots of fun cupcakes with the kids during the last 3 months of the year.

  82. Becky says

    I’m not sure I could choose just one. Aquaphor, fuzzy socks, earrings, mod podge, and glitter paint! It’s like I made this basket myself!

  83. Kristin PG says

    Definitely the Martha Stewart paint; I love that stuff. She seriously has the best colors!

  84. lajamison says

    The candy eyeballs are amazing!! I can’t wait to get some and let me kids make some cookies, or ice cream sundaes, or on the top of pancakes – it’s endless.

  85. Erin G. says

    I like the scentsy body spray because I like the fresh smell without the heaviness of perfume.

  86. Stephanie says

    B&BW Kitchen Lemon is my absolute FAV! I always have it in my kitchen except for around the fall because I think those smells are too die for too, love your cute cute basket!! :)

  87. Kimberly W says

    I love pretty much everything in your gift basket! Let’s hope I’m the lucky winner.

  88. Ashley P says

    I love the fuzzy socks! I’ve almost worn out the pair I have! I wear them at home all the time.

  89. Erika says

    They are all great! Would have to pick the fuzzy socks because it is almost winter and they look cozy! Thanks!

  90. Jenn says

    The candy eyeballs – I’ve been wanting to get some to have some fun in the kitchen with my boys!

  91. Alison L says

    My favorite would be the fuzzy socks because I always have to have warm socks on during the winter…my feet are always cold!

  92. Ruth says

    I love the Wilton candy eyes. I’d like to try them when decorating cookies or cakes.
    Haven’t seen them in the stores.

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  94. jd says

    I love the Mod Podge Starter Pack my wife I think drinks the stuff that is how often it get bought around my home.

  95. Emily says

    I like the Bath and Body Works Kitchen Lemon soap too. I just discovered it this summer and I enjoyed washing my hands so much!

  96. Sara says

    Most of the items in the basket are new to me so I’d be excited to try it all! The glitter paint really has me excited!

  97. Kelli C says

    I have just embraced mod podge. I love all their different finishes in the starter pack!

  98. Laree @ Ever Heard of Euless says

    Dove chocolate – it’s the perfect indulgence on a really rotten day!

  99. Becca says

    Mod Podge and Glitter. I haven’t had glitter in my house since I have had kids and the oldest dumped an enitre 10 oz containter (yes, that was 10 not 1 oz) all over my laundry room

    • Julie Robertson says

      Oh! I like them because I am really needing some socks to replace old ones and those look very warm and comfy!

  100. Lisa says

    My favorite? The Dove chocolate, of course! although those candy eyes are pretty fun, too!

  101. Aynie says

    I LOVE Fuzzy socks! My feet are always cold and I hate walking around barefoot in my house. Thanks for the chance to win.

  102. REGINA MCNEW says

    Candy eyeballs….I’ve never seen those. They would be so much fun to decorate with.

  103. Nicole says

    My favorite is the Scentsy body spray bc I’ve been dying to try it but haven’t bought any yet! I love Scentsy!

  104. Carrie says

    Three of my favorites – Scentsy, Martha Stewart and Bath and Body!! Thanks for the chance to win this awesome basket

  105. Paula says

    Fuzzy socks and Dove chocolate! What a great combo! Bath and Body works hand soap is amazing! I love their products and your basket is amazing! Thank you for sharing some of your favorite things!

  106. Crystal says

    I love the candy eyeballs and the Martha Stewart glitter paint!!! Thanks for the great giveaway!!

  107. Kristin says

    The crystal light is my favorite. They’re easy to carry in your purse and a great addition when you want a low calorie drink.

  108. Racheal says

    The Mod Podge and glitter paint! I have 2 little girls that are totally obsessed with making crafts.

  109. Amy Clayburn says

    The Aquafor for my lil boys hands. It works the best with his wintery chapped hands!

  110. Carrie Ross says

    Earrings are for sure my favorite. With super short hair there isn’t much I can do, but fun funky earrings pull it all together for me!

  111. says

    the modge podge starter kit would be fun – i am have some christmas crafts in mind where these would come in handy

  112. Bethany says

    I love Dove chocolate. Dreamy. Creamy.
    I also love the candy eyeballs- just used them for some cupcake toppers for a baby shower. Easy and fun!

  113. Katie Williams says

    What isn’t to love in this basket? DoTerra and the fuzzy socks are wonderful though!

  114. Teri says

  115. Jamie says

    I’ve never actually used mod podge and didn’t know there were different kinds, so the starter pack looks pretty cool to me!

  116. mary fanara coleman says

    I like the Mod Podge Starter Pack because I love to decoupage and mod podge furniture.

  117. Joelle Hodgins says

    I like the candy eyeballs! I’ve never used them, but I’d loooove to decorate with them!

  118. martha says

    I too love crystal light, raspberry lemonade, tastes better then plain H20 and better for you then juice. Thanks

  119. Terressa T. says

    the doTerra oil-I have tried a few of their oils and love them., but I haven’t tried this particular one. I’m sure I could use it :) Thank you for joining in this awesome giveaway!!

  120. says

    I use the same soap in my kitchen so I better say the soap…although I slather my poor kids with Aquaphor so I kind of love that as well

  121. Rachel says

    Love the b&bw kitchen lemon soap. Reminds me of the williams sonoma one, but much more affordable!

  122. Carrie says

    I love the fuzzy socks. There’s nothing than better than curling up on the couch in fuzzy socks and pj’s to watch a movie!

  123. Angie C says

    My favorite thing in your basket has to be the fuzzy socks!! Such warmth on a cold winter day! Cute stuff

  124. Dawn Taylor says

    The BBW Kitchen Lemon. We all love the scent of lemons or citrus at my home. The boys more readily wash up

  125. Michelle says

    My favorite thing is the Dove because it is the only one I have tried. All the rest looks super cool and I’d love to try the glitter paint and Mod Podge starter pack. The whole basket looks amazing!

  126. patti says

    I have to pick a favorite? I love fuzzy socks cos my feet are always cold, I love earrings just because…, I love mod podge and glitter paint because I love any thing crafty…….you get the idea! This basket is perfect!

  127. Theresa Sea says

    My favorite thing in your basket is the glitter, because the holidays are upon us! :)

  128. Amy says

    I love the mod podge starter pack! I have just started using mod podge and would love to try out different ones!

  129. Erin says

    Love the Martha Stewart glitter paint. I could think of some fun holiday projects for that.

  130. Karen says

    Favorite things : sunsets, picture frames, fabric, coloring books, books and anything that sparkles.

  131. says

    probably the fruit leather, which sounds gross…but my husband and I are in love with these easy and nutritious snacks from Target.

  132. Stefanie says

    The candy eyeballs for sure! I’d love to be able to use them for decorating my cupcakes and such!

  133. Lisa Hathaway says

    Mmm – either the fuzzy socks (because there’s not much better than cozy socks on a cold night) or the Dove chocolate. Guaranteed to make your day better. :)

  134. Dana says

    My favorite in your basket has to be the lemon scented hand soap from bath and body works. Also, the eyeballs from target are pretty awesome

  135. amanda Estroff says

    The glitter kit and the Modge Podge kit. Also the candy eyeballs. Can never go wrong with candy eyeballs.

  136. amber says

    I LOVE everything, but boy oh boy, that apricot fruit leather and all of that lovely modpodge is calling my name! :) Thanks!

  137. Sara says

    I love the Bath & Body Works kitchen lemon soap. I have a bottle sitting next to my kitchen sink on a small white cake plate.

  138. Riley says

    Loving the Modge Podge. Everyone could use it, right? It’s so versatile and makes for some cute projects