Inexpensive Gifts Your Parents Will Love

As a child, I remember working really hard to make my dad framed drawings each Christmas. Now, as an adult, I want to be able to get my dad the best gifts that I can find. The problem? I also have 8 other people to buy presents for. So this Christmas I'm getting creative. Not just with my parents, but with my friends and other family members as well. I want to get them the best gifts that I can, even while on a budget.   This list will be organized from most expensive to least expensive, so even if…

Gift Guide for Kids

Let’s face it. Kids can be challenging to buy for, but today you are in luck! The Quiet Nonsense team has put our heads together and put together this wonderful gift guide for you! We have quite a few nannies and moms on the team, so we know exactly what your kids want! Books   Books are one of the best gift ideas to help kids develop their reading capabilities and enjoy it. While there are a great many books to choose from, we here at Quiet Nonsense feel you can never go wrong with Roald Dahl books.   I…

DIY Gifts For Nanny Kids to Give Their Parents

Hey guys! Something about the Holidays just brings out the inner gift-giver in me. I like surprising people and seeing their face light up, even if I only give them something small. It’s a great feeling and I’m sure many of you would agree!   As a nanny, sometimes you get matched with a really wonderful family and want to go the extra mile for them. A great way to do this is to give them a thoughtful gift and what better kind of gift to give them than something that you helped their son/daughter make?   My current nanny…

Gift Guide For Young Women

It’s that time of year where you’re scratching your head, trying to find the right gift for the young women in your life whether it’s your sister, niece, girlfriend, etc. Well, you are in luck! The Quiet Nonsense team has come together to bring this gift guide to you!   Gift Ideas for Beauty Enthusiasts   Bath salts She’ll love to lay back in a nice hot bath with some Epsom bath salts and relax. If they love bath essentials you should check out our latest blog post   Bath bombs Buy her a bath bomb and she will fill…

Budgeting Out Your Christmas

Have you ever felt overwhelmed with how you are going to afford a gift for all your friends and family members? Christmas shopping can seem a  bit daunting if you are on a tight budget, have a surprise extra expense, and are not exactly sure just who you are buying gifts for.   As a formerly broke college student several years ago, my friend and I used to discuss how to budget for holidays, especially as our family and friend groups expanded over the years. We still use some of the techniques we used years ago even now as older…