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Gift Ideas for adult's earning bachelor degrees

Two of my sisters are both graduating soon with their bachelor degrees. Money is really the only thing they need but I think it's impersonal. Any good gift ideas? I was thinking spiritual or motivational books (I love reading so I tend to give things I'd enjoy getting) but since they've been reading curriculum & studying so much they may not feel like reading now. They are both in their early 40s, single moms with teenage kids. Any ideas are welcome & thanks in advance.

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oahoah

Asked by oahoah at 11:54 PM on Apr. 27, 2011 in Shopping

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  • gift cards... they have worked hard and this is a chance to go spoil and treat themselves!!

    Crafty26

    Answer by Crafty26 at 11:59 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • Aren't all college graduates adults??
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:59 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • Maybe somethin having to do with what they each are getting their degrees in? Like if one is a nurse, a nice stethoscope or BP cuff? Something they can take with them and use that they can say, "Oh, my sister gave that to me when I graduated!" Budget is also a factor- how much are you looking to spend?
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 12:20 AM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • A nice pen set, brief case, or as musicpisces said something related to their new degrees.
    ohwrite

    Answer by ohwrite at 12:59 AM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • I would go for pure, total indulgence! A spa day, a mani-pedi, or maybe a massage. A way-to-go, you've earned it that they would never give themselves.
    CallMeLisa

    Answer by CallMeLisa at 12:43 AM on Apr. 29, 2011

  • Gift card to Barnes and Noble, Staples or somewhere like that??
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 2:14 PM on May. 1, 2011

  • What about an Amazon Gift Card?

    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 12:58 AM on May. 3, 2011

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