30Seconds Tribe Holiday Gift Guide: 70 Fantastic Products From Our Community! by Donna John

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30Seconds Tribe Holiday Gift Guide: 70 Fantastic Products From Our Community!

Want to support your fellow 30Seconds tribe members and get a fantastic gift for someone on your holiday shopping list? Look no further! Here are some of the informative, fun and innovative products from the smart women and men at 30Seconds. Do you have a product and it's not featured here? Reach out to us and we'll add it to the list. Some of these products are also available in our Rewards Store

"Bee a Time Keeper Clock"
"Bee a Time Keeper Clock" $35
The "Bee a Time Keeper" clock was developed by tribe member and speech-language pathologist Mindy Hudon, who specializes in executive function skills, to help children “see the passage of time.” When we experience “what time feels like” we become better self-managers.
Maddie's Elephants
Maddie's Elephants $20
Tribe member Erin Musto's daughter, Madeline, was an amazing, bright and kind little girl. When she was diagnosed and so quickly lost to DIPG, an inoperable brain stem tumor, people locally and from across the world who heard Maddie's story reached out to support her family. Elephants are now keeping Maddie's memory alive in 30 states, over 100 cities/towns and at least four countries! Each elephant is hand made by a volunteer using donated materials. And 100% of the net sale price of each elephant goes to Maddie’s Mark Foundation.
"Bucket Filling Fairy"
"Bucket Filling Fairy" $12
"Bucket Filling Fairy" is the winner of a Santa Choice Award and will teach your child how they can prevent bullying. From tribe member Ann Marie Gardinier Halstead!
"The Caregiving Journey: Information. Guidance. Inspiration."
"The Caregiving Journey: Information. Guidance. Inspiration." $20
Author and 30Seconds tribe member Debbie Howard has integrated her caregiving experiences — along with the journeys of over 200 other caregivers — into this book to help you choose your best way forward.
"Cordelia"
"Cordelia" $11
Cordelia can fly – over the ocean and up with the birds, until one day, she hears the whispers: people can't fly; it's impossible. Suddenly Cordelia can't fly anymore … or can she? An inspiring children's book by tribe member Michelle Nelson-Schmidt.
"Cordelia and the Whale"
"Cordelia and the Whale" $10
Cordelia is an 11-year-old introverted loner. Not knowing quite how to fit in, she’s often bullied at school. She finds comfort in facts and knowledge, preferring a world of consistency. Her world does change however, when Cordelia meets a magical blue whale named Beatrice. Another important book for kids by Michelle Nelson-Schmidt.
Inktastic!
Inktastic! $11 & Up
Adorable clothing, totes, bids and more by Michelle Nelson-Schmidt.
"Chilly Bear" the Feel Better Bear
"Chilly Bear" the Feel Better Bear $25
Safely and effectively targets areas on the body needing relief from pain or discomfort. Can be used as a cold pack or as a warm heating pad.
"Embrace the Ridiculousness!: A Pocket Guide to Being a Better You"
"Embrace the Ridiculousness!: A Pocket Guide to Being a Better You" $8
Whether you’re highly successful and secretly unsatisfied, juggling a tangle of responsibilities or wading your way through a full-stop crisis, this book by tribe member Jennifer Coken will help you look at the hard stuff, spot your patterns, and identify ways to move toward what you want most.
"Food Fight: For Parents of Picky Eaters"
"Food Fight: For Parents of Picky Eaters" $18
Take mealtimes back! Are you tired of questioning your own parenting techniques? Exhausted from being a short-order cook? Sick of feeding fast foods just to get your child to eat, and at your wit's end over disruptive family dinners? Then this book by tribe member Chef Gigi Gaggero is for you!
"A Perfect Event: A Perfect Event: Inspired, Easy Elegance for Every Occasion"
"A Perfect Event: A Perfect Event: Inspired, Easy Elegance for Every Occasion" $17
Step inside and join tribe member, author and celebrity party-planner Debi Lilly inside her favorite parties – from east coast to west coast, and from celebrity clients to the girl next door. In her little black book of party planning tips, tricks, and stylist secrets, she shares all of her favorite shortcuts, DIY party ideas and food stylings.
"Get Glad: Your Practical Guide for a Happier Life"
"Get Glad: Your Practical Guide for a Happier Life" $17
Tribe member Harry Hoover's book is a stimulating personal growth book that begins with his own story of overcoming early obstacles in life.
"Healing Happens: Stories of Healing Against All Odds"
"Healing Happens: Stories of Healing Against All Odds" $25
Imagine healing a chronic condition or terminal illness against all odds by making one simple change. This book by tribe member Avital Miller brings you insight and inspiration from health and healing experts who cured themselves and others despite dire medical prognoses from over 20 illnesses.
"How to Help Someone With Cancer: 70 Ways To Help Cancer Patients and Their Families During Cancer Treatment"
"How to Help Someone With Cancer: 70 Ways To Help Cancer Patients and Their Families During Cancer Treatment" $10
A loved one was recently diagnosed with cancer and you aren't sure the best way to help. Surely there’s something you can do besides bringing a frozen dinner? This book by tribe member Shannon Benish will be your guide to practical ways you can help a cancer patient as they are progressing through treatment.
"It's My Bedtime ... But I'm Thirsty!"
"It's My Bedtime ... But I'm Thirsty!" $11
The stars are shining and the moon is bright. It's time for bed, but he's not ready for night! How many stalls can be used before Momma's little angel is fast asleep and counting sheep? A fun book by Shannon Benish.
"8 Keys to Mental Health Through Exercise"
"8 Keys to Mental Health Through Exercise" $12
In this inspiring book, tribe member Christina Hibbert, a clinical psychologist and expert on women's mental health, grief and self-esteem, explains the connections between exercise and mental well-being and offers readers step-by-step strategies for sticking to fitness goals, overcoming motivation challenges and roadblocks to working out, and maintaining a physically and emotionally healthy exercise regimen.
"Who Am I Without You?: Fifty-Two Ways to Rebuild Self-Esteem After a Breakup"
"Who Am I Without You?: Fifty-Two Ways to Rebuild Self-Esteem After a Breakup" $17
If a breakup or divorce has drained your confidence and shattered your self-esteem, this book by Dr. Christina Hibbert is for you.
"This Is How We Grow: A Psychologist's Memoir of Loss, Motherhood, & Discovering Self-Worth & Joy, One Season at a Time"
"This Is How We Grow: A Psychologist's Memoir of Loss, Motherhood, & Discovering Self-Worth & Joy, One Season at a Time" $20
What happens when a clinical psychologist and expert on women’s mental health, postpartum depression, grief and parenting finds her world turned upside down? After her sister and brother-in-law die, Dr. Christina Hibbert inherits her two nephews, delivers her fourth baby, and goes from three to six kids practically overnight. This book invites readers into Dr. Hibbert’s upside-down world as she fights to find a little right-side-up.
"You Enter a Room"
"You Enter a Room" $11
This upmarket murder mystery by tribe member Nancy DaFoe takes place in the settings of Rochester in upstate New York and Rome, Italy. The crimes, murder and theft, are interwoven with a literary puzzle the protagonist solves even as her life is imperiled.
"Innermost Sea"
"Innermost Sea" $20
In Nancy Avery Dafoe’s latest poetry collection, two visions converge; one investigates the world outside us, the other the world within.
Educational Children's Placemat
Educational Children's Placemat $12
These educational placemats from tribe member Christie Gosch self-teach children to set their own place at the table fostering independence and self-confidence. Placemats come in 6 colors and can be personalized with 4 different fonts.
Girl's Handmade Small Sweater Vest
Girl's Handmade Small Sweater Vest $24
This upcycled girl's vest from Christie Gosch is hand cut from dark brown wool sweater and sewn with light blue yarn. Warm layer with little restriction for young movers. Fits 1- to 2-year-olds.
Brushed Silver & Gold Disc Charm/Chain Necklace | Bali Silver Flower Charm/Chain Necklace
Brushed Silver & Gold Disc Charm/Chain Necklace | Bali Silver Flower Charm/Chain Necklace $15
Christie Gosch's brushed silver and gold disc charm necklace is made from sterling silver and gold filled discs. Necklace two is Bali silver flower charm. Both necklaces are made from sterling silver chain and sterling silver clasps. Chain measures 16 inches plus length of clasp on both.
12mm Glass Flower & Bali Silver Drop Earrings
12mm Glass Flower & Bali Silver Drop Earrings $10
Christie Gosch's glass flower bead, paired with Bali silver bead, drops from sterling silver ball end earring hooks. Comes in four colors.
"A Day in the Life of Mom" Coloring Book
"A Day in the Life of Mom" Coloring Book $8
This book by tribe member Kathy Shimmield is a homage to the life of a mom in the guise of an adult coloring meditative book. Take a stroll through the existence of the average mom with these detailed, factual yet funny illustrations.
"Goodnight Mom"
"Goodnight Mom" $11
A fun, but realistic, parody book for moms by Kathy Shimmield. It takes you through the day of a mom with humor and fun.
"The Self-Care Solution"
"The Self-Care Solution" $12
Combining the thoughtful and expert narrative of a veteran mom of four children with the voices of hundreds of moms she surveyed, this book by tribe member Julie Burton offers insightful answers to poignant questions about how mothers take care of themselves, their relationships and their jobs while raising their children – and how they don’t.
"I Feel Worried! Tips for Kids on Overcoming Anxiety"
"I Feel Worried! Tips for Kids on Overcoming Anxiety" $19
This workbook by tribe members Nadine Briggs and Donna Shea provides simple, actionable and proven tips to help kids manage anxious feelings.
"The 2 Minute Yoga Solution"
"The 2 Minute Yoga Solution" $18
Based on years of scientific research and testimonials, this book by tribe member Nicole DeAvilla shows how the daily practice of 2 Minute Yoga is the best way to combat stress and back pain ... consistently. The yoga sequences are enjoyable, safe, simple and easy to do.
Go Play! Activity Cards
Go Play! Activity Cards $12
Play, grow, learn, repeat! That basically is what children do. And Karen Whittier is here to support it every way she can! One way is with her activity cards. These cards foster literacy and facilitate hands-on PLAY!
"Maximum Flavor"
"Maximum Flavor" $36
In this cookbook, award-winning culinary artist and tribe member Adrianne Calvo uses her years of rich experiences, unwavering commitment to building personal connections with her fans, and inseparable relationship with food to bridge its past and present roles in helping to bring people together.
Bag Well Sealable Bag Holder
Bag Well Sealable Bag Holder $15
The Bag Well plastic freezer bag holder stand from tribe member Stacey Roberts works like an extra set of hands for filling gallon size freezer or storage bags.
"What If Everybody Understood Child Development?: Straight Talk About Bettering Education and Children′s Lives"
"What If Everybody Understood Child Development?: Straight Talk About Bettering Education and Children′s Lives" $22
After 35 years as an education consultant, tribe member Rae Pica knows the importance of understanding the natural course of child development. In this collection, she keeps kids front and center as she provides thought-provoking commentary and actionable insights on topics such as the Common Core, the self-esteem movement and standardized testing.
"The Awakened Family: How to Raise Empowered, Resilient & Conscious Children"
"The Awakened Family: How to Raise Empowered, Resilient & Conscious Children" $12
As seen on Oprah’s "SuperSoul Sunday," a radically transformative plan that shows parents how to raise children to be their best, truest selves, from the New York Times bestselling author of "The Conscious Parent" and 30Seconds tribe member Dr. Shefali Tsabary.
"Finding Zoe: A Deaf Woman's Story of Identity, Love & Adoption"
"Finding Zoe: A Deaf Woman's Story of Identity, Love & Adoption" $15
Set against the backdrop of Deaf America, this book by tribe member Gail Harris is an uplifting story of hope, adoption and everyday miracles.
"Your Heart Knows the Answer"
"Your Heart Knows the Answer" $8
This book by Gail Harris guides women to reunite with the magnificent woman within, and listen to and trust the strong, intuitive voice of the heart for everything from changing jobs to choosing a mate.
"Best Day Ever"
"Best Day Ever" $11
Forcing us to ask ourselves just how well we know those who are closest to us, this book by tribe member Kaira Rouda crackles with dark energy, spinning ever tighter toward its shocking conclusion. It weaves a gripping, tautly suspenseful tale of deception and betrayal dark enough to destroy a marriage ... or a life.
"The Goodbye Year"
"The Goodbye Year" $12
Told from the points of view of both the parents and the kids, this book by Kaira Rouda explores high school peer pressure, what it’s like for young people to face the unknown of life after high school, and how a transition that should be the beginning of a couple’s second act together –empty nesting – might possibly be the end.
"Pink Slips"
"Pink Slips" $15
Tribe member Beth Aldrich’s book is a psychological thriller that sustains a sense of mystery throughout, told from the point of view of pregnant suburban chef Betsy Ryan.
"Confessions of a Full Time Mom"
"Confessions of a Full Time Mom" $8
Being a mom is one of the most joyful experiences, unfortunately there are moments that are dark, lonely and overwhelming. Through the stories in this book by tribe member Francielle Daly, her hope for you is that you will give yourself permission to share your own story. And through that you will find acceptance and the healing we all need. We are not alone.
"This Is Not Over"
"This Is Not Over" $9
This book by tribe member Holly Brown "is an absolutely riveting novel that starts with a situation that could happen to any of us, and slowly and masterfully escalates it into a crisis of character for two women that is both nail-bitingly suspenseful and full of insight into our collective humanity."
"How Far She's Come"
"How Far She's Come" $11
“This provocative tale by Holly Brown will resonate with many in the era of the #MeToo movement.”
"The Essential Guide to Healthy Healing Foods"
"The Essential Guide to Healthy Healing Foods" $6
Eat better. Live longer. This book by tribe member Victoria Shanta Retelny is for readers who want the best scientifically researched recommendations for foods used for the treatment of specific conditions.
"Total Body Diet For Dummies"
"Total Body Diet For Dummies" $16
This book by Victoria Shanta Retelny is your expert-led guide to losing weight — and keeping it off — the healthy way.
"Living Skinny in Fat Genes: The Healthy Way to Lose Weight and Feel Great"
"Living Skinny in Fat Genes: The Healthy Way to Lose Weight and Feel Great" $16
Tribe member Felicia Stoler once struggled with her own “fat genes,” and now shows you how to take control of your own health.
"The Canadian Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine"
"The Canadian Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine" $20
Sherry Torkos, one of Canada's leading pharmacists and 30Seconds tribe member, is renowned for her expansive knowledge of natural treatments. She provides a definitive and up-to-date resource that includes natural treatments for everything from bug bites to muscle aches, osteoporosis to diabetes.
"Picture Your Prosperity: Smart Money Moves to Turn Your Vision Into Reality"
"Picture Your Prosperity: Smart Money Moves to Turn Your Vision Into Reality" $15
When it comes to financial planning, it’s easy to jump right into the minutiae of investments, skipping over the deeper questions of what you really want from your money, both now and in the future. But in this book by tribe member Ellen Rogin and Lisa Kueng, they do the opposite.
"Get Your Kids Ahead in 10 Minutes Per Day"
"Get Your Kids Ahead in 10 Minutes Per Day" $9
You can make a real difference to your child's life if you can take 10 minutes out of your day to invest in your child. Utilize tribe member Rihanna Mistry's 50 tips, adopt it in your lifestyle and watch your child stand above their peers.
"Tilt: 7 Solutions to Be a Guilt-Free Working Mom"
"Tilt: 7 Solutions to Be a Guilt-Free Working Mom" $15
Juggling work and family has never seemed more possible than in tribe member Marci Fair's parenting guide. It was written out of the difficult struggles and unexpected answers that Fair has found on her journey through the TILT of life, work and motherhood.
"Life Falls Apart, But You Don't Have To: Mindful Methods for Staying Calm in the Midst of Chaos"
"Life Falls Apart, But You Don't Have To: Mindful Methods for Staying Calm in the Midst of Chaos" $13
At one point in her life, tribe member Julie Potiker was so stressed that she began manifesting symptoms of a stroke. It was at this point she realized she needed to change her life and find better ways of managing the challenges she would inevitably face. Now she’s sharing the methods she developed with you.
"Sam: The Cat Without a Tail"
"Sam: The Cat Without a Tail" $20
This book by tribe member Gloria Lintermans follows the trials of Sam, a young Manx cat with a soft, white puff of a tail. As he discovers that he is indeed different from everyone around him, he learns and helps to teach the importance and beauty of diversity and self-worth.
"Influence Redefined: Be the Leader You Were Meant to Be, Monday to Monday"
"Influence Redefined: Be the Leader You Were Meant to Be, Monday to Monday" $20
In her thought-provoking book, tribe member Stacey Hanke introduces her powerful Influence Model, a step-by-step method for improving communication and producing the ideal type of influence – one that moves people to action long after an interaction is over.
"The Shaken Snow Globe"
"The Shaken Snow Globe" $15
On the outside, tribe member Kristy Dominiak appeared to have a seemingly perfect life – a devoted husband, three healthy children, financial stability, recognition in the community, and a beautiful, lakeside home with the proverbial white picket fence. But inside, she was falling apart.
Jewelry
Jewelry
"I love nice, beautiful, high-quality jewelry, however I don t think you need to break the bank to have nice, so I'm offering stunning gorgeous brand-new pieces up to 85 percent off retail cost. Integrity and excellence, that's how I operate Laura's Bling Store." – Laura Allen-David, tribe member
"70 Play Activities for Better Thinking, Self-Regulation, Learning & Behavior"
"70 Play Activities for Better Thinking, Self-Regulation, Learning & Behavior" $20
Packed with worksheets, handouts and guided scripts with step-by-step directions, this definitive resource from tribe member Lynne Kenney will put you to the top of your play game. With over 70 activities designed to improve thinking, self-regulation, learning and behavior, your tool kit will be full and your creative brain will be inspired to craft your own meaningful exercises.
Bloom: 50 Things to Say, Think & Do with Anxious, Angry & Over-the-Top Kids
Bloom: 50 Things to Say, Think & Do with Anxious, Angry & Over-the-Top Kids $14
Written for real parents with anxious, angry and over-the-top kids, this book by Lynne Kenney is a brain-based approach to parenting all children.
"Saying Thank You"
"Saying Thank You" $15
This book is written by tribe member Dr. Monisha Vasa, a psychiatrist and writer who firmly believes in developing mental and emotional well-being from a young age.
"Gale Gand's Brunch! 100 Fantastic Recipes for the Weekend's Best Meal"
"Gale Gand's Brunch! 100 Fantastic Recipes for the Weekend's Best Meal" $17
In 30Seconds tribe member Gale Gand’s cookbook she shares 100 recipes for scrumptious brunch fare, all destined to become household favorites.
"Gale Gand's Lunch!"
"Gale Gand's Lunch!" $23
Chef Gale Gand shows you how to make lunch happen – simply and easily, and for a fraction of the price of prepared salads and sandwiches.
"177 Mental Toughness Secrets of the World Class: The Thought Processes, Habits and Philosophies of the Great Ones"
"177 Mental Toughness Secrets of the World Class: The Thought Processes, Habits and Philosophies of the Great Ones" $17
Is it possible for a person of average intelligence and modest means to ascend to the throne of the world class? The answer is YES! Not only is it possible, it's being done everyday. This book by tribe member Steve Siebold shows you how.
"Secrets Self-Made Millionaires Teach Their Kids"
"Secrets Self-Made Millionaires Teach Their Kids" $20
Here are some things your kids will learn by studying this book by Steve Siebold: How self-made millionaires create their fortunes. Why money is beautiful, not evil. How to get mentally tough, like the rich. Why they deserve to be rich.
"Not by Chance: How Parents Boost Their Teen's Success In and After Treatment"
"Not by Chance: How Parents Boost Their Teen's Success In and After Treatment" $22
Tribe member Dr. Tim Thayne delivers answers in this groundbreaking book. As an owner/therapist of wilderness and residential programs, he was frustrated when young people made monumental progress, only to return home where things quickly unraveled.
"Doug's Rooms: Transforming Your Space One Room at a Time"
"Doug's Rooms: Transforming Your Space One Room at a Time" $2
Here are tribe member Doug Wilson’s insider secrets, tips and pointers for creating high-impact interiors, with easy step-by-step instructions for duplicating many of his projects and effects.
Ayurvedic Acupressure Treatment Hand Book
Ayurvedic Acupressure Treatment Hand Book $61
Set of three volumes by tribe member Parul Agarwal.
"The Emotion Code"
"The Emotion Code" $18
In "The Emotion Code," tribe member, renowned holistic physician and lecturer Dr. Bradley Nelson skillfully lays bare the inner workings of the subconscious mind.
"The Drive to Learn"
"The Drive to Learn" $25
This book by tribe member Cornelius Grove helps American parents learn from how Chinese, Japanese and Korean parents think about and carry out child-rearing and how it translates into education.
"Natural Beauty at Home: More Than 250 Easy-to-Use Recipes for Body, Bath and Hair"
"Natural Beauty at Home: More Than 250 Easy-to-Use Recipes for Body, Bath and Hair" $14
Includes over 200 of tribe member Janice Cox's recipes (many have been passed down through three generations of her family) for everything from shampoo and mouthwash to face masks and lip gloss, so readers can customize their beauty regimen, save money, and have fun, all at once.
"The Warm Kitchen"
"The Warm Kitchen" $27
This cookbook by tribe member Amy Fothergill is filled with gluten-free recipes anyone can make and everyone will love.
"Taco! Taco! Taco!: The Ultimate Taco Cookbook"
"Taco! Taco! Taco!: The Ultimate Taco Cookbook" $14
Make every day Taco Tuesday! Tacos are the perfect food -- uniquely versatile and incredibly delicious! This cookbook by tribe member Sara Haas features 100 taco recipes that are as easy to prepare as they are to love.

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This is amazing!
Renee Herren
What a list! I especially love Michelle Nelson-Schmidt’s whale shirts! #benice #bekind
Ann Marie Gardinier Halstead
What an amazingly talented community we have! Thanks for putting this together, Donna John !
Mindy Hudon, M.S., CCC-SLP
I am honored that my "Bee a Time Keeper" educational clock has made the list with so many amazing talented tribe members! I have had the opportunity to use and read many of these books...but I realize I have a lot more reading to do..ha ha.. Thanks for including my clock and I hope it helps keep your busy bees self regulated and on time for the holidays! Buzz, buzz, buzz!
Rae Pica
Thank you for including my book, What If Everybody Understood Child Development?! With child development in mind, I've created a video with my recommendations for the top toys for Christmas: www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBRMFC.... Easy and inexpensive for parents; important for kids!

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