1. Gift Cards
Gift cards are the ultimate last-minute gift. Just zero in on a store or restaurant that the recipient likes, and your work is done:
2. A Magazine Subscription
3. A Coupon Book
Put together a book of coupons with things that you're willing to do make the recipient's life easier (let's face it: we could all use a dose of easy this time of year):
4. A Gift of the Month Club
Think of something that you can make/do for the recipient on a once-a-month basis (bake cookies, mow the lawn, etc.). Then, make up a certificate announcing your gift.
5. A Framed Photo
Dig up a special photo of you and the recipient, and present it in a nice frame.
6. A Calendar
With the new year just around the corner, a calendar is the perfect last-minute gift. Pick one up at the store, or whip one up tonight while you're watching TV:
7. Rechargeable Batteries
Surprise someone with a pack of rechargeable batteries and a charger, so they can start using all those new gadgets right away.
8. Cookie Dough
9. Loaf of Bread
We're all ridiculously busy this time of year. So, if you give someone the gift of bread, you could be saving them a trip to the store. Think how popular that will make you: