FEED + Mouth Snack Bag
There’s something for everyone in this medley of six different salty and sweet treats—including blue cheese jalapeno puffs, espresso shortbread, and salt and pepper coated pistachios. Best of all, it comes packed in practical (and reusable) canvas FEED tote, and proceeds provide ten school meals to children around the world.
To buy: $65, feedprojects.com.
Kombucha Brewing Kit
For the DIY health nut, this simple kit includes everything needed to brew one batch of fermented sweet kombucha tea, a fizzy drink that’s packed with vitamins and probiotics.
To buy: $54, thekombuchashop.com.
Vienna Cookie Company Linzer Cookies
Baked to order from a small Austrian-style bakery, these traditional cookies have the most buttery, delicate crumb we’ve ever tasted in a Linzer. Each box, stamped with a rich deep blue swirled pattern, comes with 12 cookies in three different flavors: raspberry jam, apricot jam, and lemon curd.
To buy: $30 for one 8-ounce box, viennacookiecompany.com.
Williams-Sonoma No Kid Hungry Chef Series Silicone Spatula
This spatula has a smooth wooden handle and a large, sturdy, BPA-FREE head that’s great for scraping bowls, mixing, and folding. Printed with a design by Chef David Chang, each one sold benefits the charity No Kid Hungry to end child hunger in the US.
To buy: $12.95, williams-sonoma.com.
Carolina Cue to Go
Stumped about what to get the carnivore in your life? This gift is a slam dunk. One box includes everything needed to make 8 hefty barbecue sandwiches: 2 pounds of North Carolina Hickory-Smoked Whole Hog Barbecue (juicy and crispy), 1 pound of chopped cabbage for slaw, 1 package of soft buns, and 1 bottle of peppery vinegar sauce for slathering.
To buy: $49, shop.carolinacuetogo.com.