Valentine’s Day—amidst all the hustle and bustle that usually accommodates the start of a new year, it’s nice to take a step back and spend some quality time with the one you love. While you’ll almost certainly be grabbing a heart shaped box of chocolates, a Hallmark card, and a bouquet of roses, it might also help to sweeten the deal with something special that’ll show her how well you know her. Here are 5 great Valentine’s Day gift ideas for that special girl in your life.
Nespresso Inissia Espresso Maker, Red
When most people think of pod coffee, they think of the cheap coffee that comes out of bulky Keurig machines found in office break rooms across the country. Convenient as they are, you get what you pay for, cheap instant coffee. Wouldn’t it be great if you could gift the coffee lover of your life the convenience of a Keurig but with the flavor of an Italian espresso machine? Thanks to the Nespresso Inissia Espresso Maker, it turns out that you can have both quality and convenience. Nespresso takes pod coffee to a whole new level by taking premium quality grand cru coffees from around the world and making them available in stylish colored pods and espresso machines. Simply pop a pod into the machine, press a button and voila—you now have a premium cup of freshly brewed espresso. Since the Inissia is small, compact and comes in a stylish vibrant red, it will also make an excellent new furnishing for her kitchen.
Sennheiser MX 686G Sports Earbuds
For audiophiles who are constantly listening to sweet tunes, even when their jogging at the gym, the Sennheiser MX 686G is the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. Coming in a sporty lime green, the MX 686G features a slide-to-fit system that allows the earbuds to sit snug and secure on the wearer’s ears. The oval shaped cable prevents the earbuds from getting tangled when the wearer is on the move. The MX 686G also features an inline smart remote and mic on the cable that will allow her to control audio and make phone calls without having to dig out her smartphone while she’s on the go. With its antimicrobial ear adapters, para-aramid reinforced cable, and sweat/water resistant materials, these earbuds were made for sports.
Cuisinart CPB-300PK SmartPower Portable Blender
Is the smoothie lover in your life’s blender looking a little worse for wear? The Cuisinart CPB-300PK SmartPower 15-piece Compact Portable Blending/Chopping System has everything she needs to whip up smoothies on the go—a 32-oz. blender jar, 8-oz. chopping cup, and four 16-oz. travel cups. All vessels are made of BPA free Eastman Tritan copolyester, making them shatter proof, dishwasher safe and durable. This particular model manages to pack the power of a 350-watt blender into a sleek, pink form factor that’s sure to make a fashionable addition to any kitchen. The CPB-300PK will help streamline your wife or girlfriend’s morning routine.
Kuvings Centrifugal Juicer
Juicing is by far the easiest way to add more fruits and vegetables to your diet—simply toss fresh produce into a food processor, press a button, and separate the juice complete with all the soluble fiber, phytonutrients, enzymes and antioxidants that make your body healthy. Give your girl the gift of health this Valentine’s Day with the Kuvings Centrifugal Juicer. This particular model is powered by an energy efficient 350-watt motor and can process food at 11,000 rpm. The large cylindrical feeding tube cuts down on prep time by allowing her to put whole fruits and vegetables in the centrifuge without having to peel skin, remove seeds or chop ingredients into smaller pieces beforehand. As an added bonus, this model comes in lovely orange and white with polished stainless steel accents, and will look great on her kitchen countertop.