Holiday Gift Ideas: Practical Stockings Stuffers for the Whole Family

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It happens every year! Just when you think you’ve wrapped up your holiday gift list without going over-budget, you realize that there are still stockings to stuff. Not to worry, we have you covered. Here’s a list of some great stocking stuffer ideas that are both practical and affordable.


Gifts for Her


Batiste™ Dry Shampoo Lotus: With hints of Apple, Wildberry, Grape and Citrus, Batiste™ Dry Shampoo Lotus instantly refreshes your hair between washes by absorbing excess oil from the roots, leaving hair smelling fresh and clean for every and any occasion.


NairTM NourishTM Crème for Legs & Body with Grape Seed Oil & NairTM NourishTM Crème for Face with Grape Seed Oil: NairTM NourishTM Crème with grape seed oil and antioxidant rich Resveratrol provides a luxurious at-home hair removal experience that nourishes the skin. It’s like a spa treatment in the comfort of your own home.

Gifts for Kids


OrajelTM Spider-Man and My Little Pony Anticavity Fluoride Toothpaste and Manual Toothbrush: The perfect stocking stuffer for your children, and their smile! Thanks to these beloved classic characters brushing has never been more enjoyable for kids, and healthy holiday presents have never been easier!


Gifts for Adults


VitafusionTM Men’s and Women’s Complete Multivitamins: Be at your best through an exhausting month. VitafusionTM Multivitamins will help ensure your body has the vitamins and nutrients it needs for a happy holiday season and a successful year ahead.

Arm & HammerTM Truly Radiant Bright & Strong Toothpaste and Battery-Powered SpinbrushTM Toothbrush: This is the only toothpaste with Baking Soda, Fluoride and Liquid Calcium. The brush does more than just whiten – it removes 2X more plaque than a manual toothbrush. Use them together and everyone will want to know the secret behind your gorgeous smile.

DiovolTM Tablets: Enjoy and indulge this season. And stop heartburn and indigestion in its tracks! DiovolTM Tablets provide effective and quick relief of occasional digestive problems.

OvolTM Regular Strength Chewables: Too much bubbly this season? Keep these chewables close by to help avoid unwanted hiccups at a holiday party.

RUB·A535TM Extra Strength Heating Cream: Shovelling, sledding, and skating can be harsh on your muscles and joints. RUB·A535™ Extra Strength Heating Cream is effective at soothing stiff joints, sore muscles, and sprains.

Trojan Chain Reaction Lubricant: Ignite your intense passion and watch sparks fly with delightfully unpredictable changing sensations. TrojanTM Chain ReactionTM Lubricant allows you to reach new heights of pleasure with a special blend of intensifiers that keep releasing a variety of sensations during use, providing a unique experience every time. Get ready to work up a sweat unlike any other because with this long-lasting lubricant, you won’t want it to end!


Gift for the Whole Family – Aged 6 and Up


Gravol Ginger Lozenges: Don’t let a bumpy flight or long car ride ruin your holiday travel this season. Pack Gravol™ Ginger Lozenges to prevent nausea and vomiting.

OxiCleanTM Versatile Stain Remover & Arm & HammerTM Baking Soda

The holidays can be a messy time of year, so share your secret of keeping things fresh, clean and stain-free. So, share your secret of keeping things fresh, clean and stain-free with OxiCleanTM Versatile Stain Remover and Arm & HammerTM Baking Soda.

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  1. The Christmas Eve Gathering we have with family and friends

  2. Elizabeth Matthiesen says:

    Definitely the family gatherings. We’ll be a big crowd this year, there’s my son and family where we’re gathering, another son’s coming, a daughter’s coming with family, in-laws are coming and perhaps their son and 3 kids too. I just wish that my other 4 children and 4 grandchildren could be here too.

  3. Christmas eve dinner is our favourite.

  4. I love the family dinners 🙂

  5. My favorite tradition is when the whole family gets together Christmas day and just be together.

  6. Josie Tusa says:

    Watching all of the Christmas movies as a family

  7. Our tradition is to drink peppermint hot chocolates & listen to 50s/60s Christmas music while decorating the tree. Afterwards we watch Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer!

  8. My favorite tradition is everyone opening one gift on Christmas Eve. It’s so much fun watching the kids try to decide which gift they should pick to open.

  9. i really enjoy baking and making all the holiday treat with the kids, things we only have during the holidays!

  10. Holly MacRitchie says:

    My favourite holiday tradition is decorating gingerbread houses with my family!

  11. Lynda Cook says:

    Mine is picking a night and going out and driving around looking at everyones decorations and lit up homes!

  12. Anne Taylor says:

    My fave tradition is on Christmas Eve when we all go for a great Japanese dinner. We then drive home along the waterfront gazing at the water and the pretty lights as we go.

  13. wendy hutton says:

    watching christmas movies after dinner

  14. My favourite family tradition is driving around looking at Christmas lights on Christmas Eve. Merry Christmas!

  15. Florence Cochrane says:

    My favourite family tradition is the big dinner with all the family. The more the merrier.

  16. Carole Dube says:

    Hosting Christmas dinner for my family!

  17. My favorite holiday tradition is make a cookies together.

  18. caroline m. says:

    going for evening walks to view the Christmas lights

  19. ivy pluchinsky says:

    My favorite holiday tradition is opening presents Christmas morning, then having a nice family dinner

  20. crystal porter says:

    Going to Dad’s Christmas eve and hosting Christmas dinner here on Christmas day

  21. kathy downey says:

    My favourite holiday tradition is enjoying broken glass cake with family on Christmas Eve?

  22. Decorating the Christmas tree with my kids.

  23. Put on pajamas and watch Christmas movies on Christmas Eve.

  24. My favourite holiday tradition is the Christmas Day sledding that we do every year. It also usually involves a snowball fight!

  25. Christmas Eve dinner and holiday movies!

  26. LILLIAN BROWN says:

    Christmas Dinner at my house and the girls and their families open their gifts from each other and us here.

  27. Making and decorating gingerbread cookies!

  28. Sab Edwards says:

    The eating part, not the clean up part and never the actual cooking part LOL

  29. Wendy Jensen says:

    Our favorite holiday tradition is our Christmas Eve light drive.

  30. Christmas Eve drinks, games and snacks!

  31. Victoria Ess says:

    I love Kris Kringle!

  32. there is a few of them, one being grabbing hot cocoa and driving around looking at light displays

  33. I enjoy hosting family gatherings and cooking holiday meals.

  34. My favourite tradition is going skating as a family on christmas eve.

  35. Maritess S says:

    My favourite Christmas tradition is when we head to the provincial park area and cut our own tree.

  36. Abigail Gibson says:

    My favorite holiday tradition is inviting friends and family over for a tree decoration party.

  37. crepes and fruit for breakfast Christmas morning

  38. Shannon Baas says:

    going to candlelight services.

  39. My favorite holiday tradition is getting together with the whole family. We eat, laugh, play board games, etc.

  40. My favourite Christmas tradition is decorating the Christmas tree

  41. Brenda Witherspoon-Bedard says:

    baking and eating Christmas treats

  42. Playing board games with all the family1

  43. nicoleroannef says:

    My favorite tradition is baking Christmas cookies

  44. family dinner

  45. Chris Riddle says:

    My favourite family tradition is Christmas morning breakfast with the family.

  46. We go every year to science north to look at the lights and then we do take out at a local restaurant

  47. My favourite tradition is decorating the Christmas tree.

  48. Sandi C Tymchuk says:

    I love decorating our tree with souvenir decorations from our vacations over the years: so many wonderful memories, so much to be grateful for!

  49. Doreen Lamoureux says:

    Having our meal together on Christmas day and later enjoying an outside fire.

  50. Linda Svarovsky says:

    Our favourite holiday tradition is watching classic holiday movies on Christmas Eve

  51. I always enjoy watching White Christmas.

  52. My favorite tradition has to be gathering around a warm fireplace to watch Christmas movies.

  53. Anne Derkat says:

    Having the family over for Christmas dinner.

  54. Jenny Major says:

    decorating our Christmas tree

  55. Baking cookies with the kids.

  56. My favorite tradition is making homemade cards.

  57. Having family dinner on Christmas Eve

  58. My favorite holiday tradition is decorating the tree.

  59. Opening gifts after dinner on Christmas eve

  60. Big family breakfast

  61. Heather Swanson says:

    Christmas crackers

  62. My favourite holiday tradition is decorating the Christmas Tree

  63. Sean Pynaert says:

    our tradition is to go to my mom’s for xmas eve every year

  64. Watching Christmas movies together in our Christmas pjs.

  65. My favorite tradition is everyone opening one gift on Christmas Eve

  66. My favourite tradition is decorating the Christmas tree

  67. Watching christmas movies and baking goodies!

  68. Having hot chocolate in front of the fireplace & opening one gift on Christmas Eve.

  69. My favourite holiday tradition is baking gingerbread men cookies with my kids.

  70. Getting together with family and friends for Christmas dinner.

  71. HartleyPrime says:

    Watching Doctor Who!

  72. Decorating the tree is my favourite holiday tradition. 🙂

  73. Chris MacDonald says:

    My favourite holiday tradition is baking cookies with the family.

  74. Amy Heffernan says:

    Building a gingerbread house with my boys every christmas eve!

  75. Brandy Champion says:

    I love Christmas eve and opening stockings on Christmas Day

  76. Lauren Miller says:

    My favourite holiday tradition is putting up the tree and decorating while watching the Santa Claus Parade on tv! 🙂

  77. Shannon S. says:

    Getting together with family.

  78. We love to open stockings in the morning!

  79. Jennifer Lo says:

    We always put up the Christmas tree together as a family!!

  80. Alison Braidwood says:

    We drive around town on Christmas Eve looking at the lights, and then go home and open gifts.

  81. josephine evans says:

    We picking out the Christmas tree and cutting it down in my grandfathers backyard. We have done this for many years,

  82. Turkey dinner!

  83. Elizabeth Robinson says:

    Spending time with my family.

  84. Margaret H says:

    My favourite tradition is getting together with family for Christmas dinner

  85. Tara Betterley says:

    My favorite family tradition is spending time with the family. We have such busy lives and I love that we can set aside several hours to visit and enjoy the company.

  86. Vivian Dionne says:

    My favourite holiday tradition is having Christmas brunch with smoked salmon and mimosas!

  87. Playing board games is a tradition we do

  88. Jason E Woods says:

    Getting together for Xmas dinner.

  89. Robyn Bellefleur says:

    Decorating the Christmas tree is my favorite tradition.

  90. Julie Bolduc says:

    Our traditions are playing games in our new Christmas pajamas pajamas

  91. Aarone Mawdsley says:

    eating family dinner

  92. nina bergeron says:

    putting up the christma tree together

  93. wearing matching pajamas! 🙂

  94. My favourite tradition is opening one gift on Christmas Eve.

  95. Janet Meisner says:

    My favorite tradition is a family get together on Christmas Eve.

  96. Decorating our Christmas tree!

  97. Judy Cowan says:

    I love our Christmas Eve tradition, were we get in our pj’s, watch Christmas movies and enjoy lots of yummy finger foods.

  98. Jessica Gratton says:

    Decorating the Christmas tree 🎄 well listening to funky carols and literally rocking around the Christmas 🎄

  99. Mary Warner says:

    Walking through the neighborhood to see all the lights on the houses.

  100. Rosa Cross says:

    I enjoy getting together on Christmas Eve to exchange gag gifts with family and friends.

  101. The family dinner we have on the 25th.

  102. Joanne Careri says:

    Opening the gifts on Christmas morning is my favourite tradition.

  103. Orna Soref says:

    having dinner with my family & last minuth shopping

  104. Opening one gift on Xmas eve

  105. JoAnne Hudy says:

    Checking out the “Enchanted Forest” in our city… it’s a wonderland of colour…

  106. Erika Letson says:

    My favourite holiday tradition is watching the kids open their presents on Christmas morning!

  107. My favourite holiday tradition would be watching Christmas movies with the family.

  108. Baking for the season…

  109. watching the sound of music

  110. Kim O'Reilly says:

    Getting together with family and friends.

  111. My favourite holiday tradition is driving around and looking at Christmas lights.

  112. Appetizers under the Christmas tree on Christmas Eve 🙂

  113. I enjoy the food, time with family and baking with my daughter every year. Thanks!

  114. Tammy Dalley says:

    I enjoy making gingerbread houses with my kids!

  115. Baking shortbread cookies and cutting them into festive shapes!

  116. My favourite holiday tradition is celebrating adoption day one week before Christmas.

  117. My favourite tradition is having a huge dinner with extended family.

  118. My favourite tradition is our family gathering on Christmas Eve

  119. My favourite tradition is on Christmas eve my daughter and son in law host both sides of the family for a turkey dinner. There are usually 30 – 40 people. It is nice to catch up with everyone over dinner.

  120. Checking out all the Xmas lights!

  121. Juliee Fitze says:

    Having supper with my sisters and their families.

  122. My favorite holiday tradition is baking cookies together.

  123. a family sleepover and new pj’s

  124. My favorite holiday tradition is set up Christmas tree on the first weekend in December and then have family dinner on Christmas Eve

  125. My favourite tradition is getting together with my brothers and sisters at Mom’s with all our kids for a potluck meal followed by joke-gift exchange

  126. Favourite holiday tradition watching Christmas movies & listening to music.

  127. visiting

  128. Pizza on Christmas Eve is what we do every year.

  129. Caryn Coates says:

    Holiday baking with my children

  130. Jodi bradshaw says:

    Making cookies

  131. I love going to look at Xmas lights while enjoying fancy hot drinks

  132. My favorite Christmas tradition is opening one present on Christmas Eve. I love looking at my daughter’s face when she opens her first present.

  133. Christmas dinner is what I always look forward to….and watching the kids open up their gifts.

  134. buying Chinese food on New Years Eve and having a feast!

  135. It all sounds lovely!

  136. Wow! It all sounds so lovely!

  137. nina bergeron says:

    putting up the christmas tree together

  138. James Morrow says:

    christams dinner

  139. Mike Gismondi says:

    My favourite tradition is decorating the tree with my kids

  140. I love going with all the children and grandchildren to cut down the perfect Christmas tree!

  141. Brenda Lacourciere says:

    We all get new pyjamas on Christmas eve. Our best tradition.

  142. I love the family dinners

  143. My favourite Christmas tradition is the big turkey dinner that we serve for family and friends on Christmas Day.

  144. angie andrews says:

    taking the kids to see santa followed by driving around town to see the christmas light displays.

  145. Carol Denny says:

    Getting together with my family on Christmas eve.

  146. Treen Goodwin says:

    We have a big family dinner with gift exchange , Christmas cheer and Christmas Caroling on Christmas eve 🙂

  147. Julie Barrett says:

    Watching Xmas movies

  148. Karla Sceviour says:

    Decorating the tree is my favorite holiday tradition.

  149. My favourite holiday tradition is doing Christmas baking with my mom and sister.

  150. Charity Banman says:

    My favourite holiday tradition is watching Die Hard each year.

  151. Margaret H says:

    dinner with the family members we dont see the rest of the year

  152. My favourite holiday tradition is Christmas breakfast with the family

  153. Brenda Penton says:

    My favourite Christmas tradition is going to the local parade with the family and then we head home to put up the tree that evening.

  154. My favourite Christmas tradition is watching Christmas movies with my family.

  155. Boxing Day celebrations including watching movies.

  156. Rosanne Robinson says:

    My favourite holiday tradition is the annual New Year’s Eve party at my sister’s home.

  157. a week before Christmas we get friends and family over for a gift exchange have a few drinks/snacks.

  158. Sarah alexis says:

    I love taking my kids to Bright Nights at Stanley Park

  159. Our parents take the whole family out for a nice meal on Christmas Eve and then we each open one gift. This means nobody has to cook! The kids love opening that one gift.

  160. I love making gingerbread houses for the holidays. I started making them with my dad with the store bought kits when I was a kid. Now, we still make them together, but I bake the gingerbread myself.

  161. I love watching A Christmas Story with my family while we eat Christmas treats.

  162. Barbara H says:

    My fave holiday tradition is trimming the tree!

  163. Jeannie Lam says:

    I love baking cookies with the kids and also riding the local holiday train with hot chocolate in hand.

  164. Joanna Ellen Richards says:

    Since I live in Nova Scotia, we always like to have a feed of lobster for Christmas eve.

  165. hannasmom says:

    My favourite tradition is enjoying our turkey dinner on Christmas Eve so that we can snack on the leftovers on Christmas Day and be able to relax.

  166. My favorite holiday trAdition is to watch Christmas movies! Thanks

  167. Irene Eichler says:

    I love watching Christmas movie with the kids !

  168. Kelley Moore says:

    Going to my aunt’s house Christmas eve

  169. Marlene Purcell says:

    family and friends.. thats what its about

  170. Jessica H says:

    My favourite tradition is decorating the tree together

  171. Erin McSweeney says:

    Christmas Eve with my family and seeing how excited the kids are when they wake up in the morning and see that santa came

  172. My favourite Holiday tradition is the men of the family cooking dinner on Boxing Day. The gals all chat, catch up and drink wine. Its awesome

  173. Heidi Pawluk says:

    Its always driving down town and around the neighborhoods looking at the beautiful Christmas lights and displays & then coming home for some hot chocolate & sweet treats

    Thanks for the chance

  174. The spinbrush toothbrush is my favorite item on the list ! We are very proned to getting cheap toothbrushes from the dollar store, would love to improve that area 😊

  175. Giving the kids their Christmas pajamas and reading them their new book before tucking them in the night before Christmas 🙂

  176. A.J. Carano says:

    Watching Home Alone 1 & 2.

  177. we love eating turkey

  178. Eating food with family

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