With Christmas and Hanukkah around the corner, gifts are on everyone's minds. Here are some things you could purchase for the farm women in your life. The gift ideas below are courtesy of the Dairy Girl Network. Many specifically recommended brands include links for easy online purchasing. Most links are through Amazon where you can get inexpensive shipping in time for Christmas! If you don't find anything on this list that suits your fancy, consider doing the dishes for a few nights or buying diamonds: Those are about equal value.
1.Good hand lotion.
SPLURGE: O'Keefs Working Hands
2.A Gift Certificate for a manicure or pedicure
3.Good face lotion
Recommended brands:Chapstick or Vaseline.
SPLURGE: Baby Lips
To Stay Warm
1.Fleece lined leggings.
2.Heated seat pad that plugs into the cigarette lighter.
SPLURGE: Darn Tough Socks
Recommended brand: Uddertech
5.A good travel mug.
SPLURGE: Yeti 20 oz. Tumbler.
7. A new stocking cap.
8. A new pair of insulated bibs.
9. Layering long sleeves.
10. A new scarf. The thick cut flat fleece ones are best for wrapping/covering face.
11.Gloves. Water resistant or any with tech fingers.
12.Fur lined boots.
13. New boots.
Recommended brands: LaCrosse Iceman, Thinsulate-lined Prima Tech Boots
14. Hand warmer pads.
For the Farm
- A milker cart
- New rubber mats for the parlor
- A milk taxi
- Bluetooth speakers for outside when she's feeding calves
- Stone for the driveway
- A blacktop parking spot just for her
1.Good floor mats for her vehicle.
SPLURGE: Weather Tech
2.Gift cards for take-out food.
3.A good vacuum.
6. USB Rechargeable Headlamp Flashlight
Recommended brand: Foxelli