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Gift Guide 2018: Family, Fun, Local and Beyond!

I am so excited to put together our 2018 Gift Guide! We're so happy to support our local businesses as well as help make shopping for your family! We hope this guide helps you find experience based gifts and helps you easily shop early so you can enjoy family time at home. Scroll down for our guide and comment below with gift ideas for your family! Happy Holidays!! - Maria :)

Shop Experience Based Gifts & Local

1. Discovery Place Science, Nature or Kids Membership
Our kids absolutely love going to one of these three museums! We love each exhibit, the animals exhibit, The Hands on Play and the science show! This year we purchased a $200 family membership so we can go any time to The four Museums! 


  • Unlimited admission to the Museum(s) you choose for two adults and all children age 18 and younger living in your household (Individual Memberships provide admission for just one adult only, no children. Educator Memberships include up to four children only.)
  • DiscountsDiscounted Birthday Parties and Summer Camps (Educator and Family Memberships only)Discounts in Museum stores and cafe' (where applicable)Discounted admission for guestsDiscounted parking at Discovery Place Science and free parking at Discovery Place Nature and Discovery Place Kids
  • Exclusive Access and EventsInvitations to Member-only eventsSpecial Member hours

A Discovery Place  membership is the perfect gift for the holiday season!

2. A Replica of the Classic Charlotte Hornets Jersey

When you purchase a $30 limited edition Charlotte Hornets Replica of The Classic Jersey it will come with a ticket that you can enjoy in the upper level or $82 if you will like to enjoy the game for the lower level. Two great gifts in one BOOM! 

3. Buy a Spring Free Trampoline at the Charlotte Store

Some kids will love to received for Christmas an outdoor trampoline. When you buy a spring Free Trampoline you can pick three accessories for FREE this deal will end on November 27th so hurry and purchase they TODAY! 

4. Sky Zone Charlotte

Sky Zone Charlotte is the premier location for birthday parties in Charlotte and  also offer open jump, and more! Purchase a jump pass for family fun for a stocking stuffer! 

Jump Pass 

DIY Gift

Here is a very cute and inexpensive idea from my friend Diana Zeni!!

Diana Zeni

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- 1 cup Epsom Salt

- ΒΌ cup coconut oil

5 drops Lavender essential oil

6 drops Eucalyptus essential oil


Combine Epsom salt, coconut oil, Lavender essential oil, and Eucalyptus essential oil.

*Mix ingredients together. Store in container of choice.

Optional: Add dried lavender and/or eucalyptus botanicals,

Tips:*Any of the essential oils in this recipe can be switched out for essential oils of your choosing.

Purchase your Essential Oils TODAY

This week doTERRA is running buy one, get one free deals all week! Join us on Facebook to learn about the oils and for a chance to win some great prizes!

Snag a kit this month and get a $50 oil credit. Message for more info!

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