Gift Love List: Made in USA gifts for teens

Teens… we have overheard so many conversations in the past week lamenting how hard it is to buy gifts for teenagers, how they only really want expensive electronics or highly personal clothing, how it is easier to just give them money because that's all they really want, but how much to give… it's tricky. We feel that a thoughtful gift, nicely wrapped, is always appreciated, even by teenagers, even if they don't always show it, so here are some outstanding American-made choices. We've known a lot of teens who like to bake, but here's the catch: they want to move rather quickly, they want guaranteed success, and they want to impress. For something different this year that will be a consumable, no waste, no clutter gift, consider the Barefoot Contessa Baking Mix Collection. It contains one mix each for their legendary brownies, chocolate chunk cookies, coconut cupcakes, and red velvet cupcakes.  These mixes are all made in Maine. An old-fashioned but suddenly trendy little gift for a teen is the Rosebud Stack: Three Lavish Layers of lip balm from the Rosebud Perfume Company. It is a lovely gift tin, filled with three large round lip balms: Original Rosebud, Minted Rose, and luscious Strawberry. This Maryland company has been making the Rosebud Salve since 1892. Even teens like to get toys they can play with. Give this Discraft Beginner Box Disc Golf Set from...

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