Here are some gift ideas to spoil your loved ones on this Eid-ul-Adha sans compromising on Covid-19 protocols.
Families across the UAE are gearing up to celebrate Eid-Ul-Adha as the Government recently announced almost a week-long Eid holiday albeit more solemnly (all thanks to pandemic). But that shouldn’t stop us to make our loved ones feel special on this auspicious special occasion. While we are asked to limit large gatherings with family and friends, nothing is stopping you from sending out a gift or two instead to show them how important they are.
When it’s time for Eid there are so many things on everyone’s mind that finding the best gift ideas can become one more chore.
Gift Them Your Time Albeit Virtually:
Give them the gift of your time!! UAE government just announced Covid-19 protocols which suggest meeting close and first-degree relatives. Yes! a little Eid party hurt no one. So, we can arrange a BBQ night at home or on the balcony, a one-dish party, book a hut plan on the beach, and make the most of the Eid holidays. Just remember to wear your masks and an elbow bump should be the norm of the day.
A virtual Eid Ul Adha gathering is way better. Just plan on a date and time and make the most just by staying in touch with each other virtually.
Send Them Sephora, Carrefour Or Amazon, E-Gift Cards:
Here are some of the contact-free gift options for you guys! Right now, Carrefour, major online stores like noon, Amazon and Namshi all on major sales (courtesy DSS 2021). If not send them their favourite food delivery E-gift card. So, what is stopping you? why not make the most of it and gift your loved ones some of the E-Gift cards. It is safe, it also gives the recipient the freedom to choose a gift of their choice and it also gives you convenience.
Subscribe Them Their Favourite Music Streaming Apps or Virtual Cooking Classes:
Concerts and shows may be canceled, but shower performances are very much condoned. Send a gift card or subscription to Spotify, Amazon Music Unlimited, or Apple Music. thankfully, they don’t have to stop just because we can’t be in person. Another better option is to hand them virtual fitness classes, cooking classes, Netflix subscription E-gifts cards on this Eid-ul-Adha.
Send Eidiya (Eid Money) Via Electronic Means:
Well, send them Eidiya (Eid money) because why not!! Well if you plan on giving gifts, a better and more responsible option is to send Eidiya via electronic alternatives of communication. It’s not just socially responsible, its practical as well as convenient and saves time too. Also, it’s the thought that matters so why not.
Send Them A Personalised Care Package:
With care packages, the sky is the limit. This Eid Ul Adha, let’s make them feel extra special. A care package from of local delicacies, A BBQ care package, a spa care package, skincare, a haircare package, a chocolate package, selection of tea packages. Its oodles love and give you a slight edge over others when you send them a personalized care package.
Deliver Them A Gift Basket
A good alternative to buying individual gifts is to buy a gift basket. This is a basket that has a lot of products that your family members can use every day. A basket full of Arabic delicacies for the sweet tooth in the house, some jewelry pieces for ladies, nuts and dry fruits, granola bars and energy Balls for fitness freaks, books for avid readers, a succulent for the nature lover, prayer mats sets, and the options are endless.
See, Eid is a time to rejoice and share your happiness with your family and friends. But that doesn’t mean we have to be physically there to share our happiness with them. Let’s make most of these contact-free options and share our joys with everyone.