Best Of 2018 Gift Guide

Sharing is caring!

This is the place to go to see everything that Budget Savvy Diva loves in 2018. This gift guide will be updated throughout 2018 with all my favorite. Disclaimer – some of these items were given to me free in exchange to be in the guide; however, if I do not LOVE the item it does not end up in the guide.


Effortlessly bring your hair to life using the FoxyBae Hair Ceramic Tourmaline Straightening Brush. It doesn’t matter if you have curls, waves, or frizz, this styling tool brushes them all away, leaving your hair straight and sleek without all the hassle. It’s quick and easy to use, you’ll be feeling foxy in no time.

Revlon Smooth Brilliance Flat Iron

The latest addition to the Revlon Perfect Heat® straightener collection is truly the best in its class! Designed with extra-long plates for more styling surface, as well as a 1” smooth floating plate for superior hair contact, hair is styled faster, for long-lasting, straighter styles. Quickly glide your way to frizz-control, smooth, and shiny styles.

PUR attitude

PUR attitude Love Your Body Gift Set includes: Caviar Anti-Aging Hair Shampoo, Caviar Anti-Aging Hair Conditioner, Foaming Bamboo Almond Scrub!

Each product in the PUR attitude line is dermatologist tested and approved, backed by independent clinical studies, and follows the brand’s standards for “Safe Beauty,” avoiding harsh chemicals, parabens, PEG’s, glycols, sulfates, petro-chemicals, synthetic fragrances and artificial dyes. PUR attitude products contain only safe beauty ingredients and are not diluted with water. More than 1,300 chemicals have been banned from the company’s lab, which adheres to strict EU standards. All formulations for the brand were developed by David Pollock, a beauty innovation chemist with more than 20 years of experience formulating products for some of the most recognized names in the industry.


Baby Loves Books 

These adorably illustrated board books contain expert-reviewed science, yet are simple enough for the very youngest readers. Early Childhood STEM Conference at CalTech and the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Visit Ruth on her website here.

bbluv (the Nido 2-in-1 play tent) 

Compact and light, the Nidö is perfect for the beach, the park or the playroom! It protects from UVA and UVB rays (SPF 50+), sand, wind and mosquitoes. Gwendolyn and Lawson loved this while we were on vacation. Highly recommended.

Finn + Emma Dreamworld Sleepers

This lovely footie is inspired by characters in Emily Winfield Martin’s book “The Wonderful Things You Will Be”. Designed with flexibility in mind, our footie is a great outfit for your little one whether out-and-about or just kicking around the house. Made from buttery-soft organic cotton, it features easy-snap fasteners for quick access when changing or bathing.

Teach My Baby

Teach My Baby is the multi award-winning all-in-one learning kit for babies 6 months+. Full of activities for infants and babies as well as screen-free, the kit has everything necessary for teaching baby the basics! Teach My Baby is divided into four sections to teach babies – First Words, First Numbers, Self and Sound & Touch.

ekobrew reusable filter 

Simply fill your ekobrew cup with your favorite coffee, close the lid and use it as you would any disposable coffee cup.


SodaStream Aqua Fizz

Perfect for children, families or parents looking to reduce soda intake and increase water consumption, SodaStream sparkling water makers are proven to encourage healthy hydration* and reduce plastic bottle usage — easily earning its counter space. Eric and I have been loving our SodaStream ( it is our third SodaStream in 8 years – love it!)


Home Cinema 660 3LCD Projector (MSRP $359.99)

Providing big-screen entertainment for under $360, the Epson Home Cinema 660 delivers crisp, vibrant images up to 25 times larger than a 60-inch TV. Its compact and lightweight size makes it perfect for travel from room-to-room or outdoors for a movie night under the stars. The Home Cinema 660’s built-in speaker and simple image adjustments makes set-up a breeze. Enjoy your favorite content in no time thanks to this budget-friendly projector’s compatibility with Blu-ray players, gaming consoles and streaming devices via HDMI.

Mostly Made

Assemble Mostly Made fillings with your favorite fresh ingredients to make nourishing family meals. Chicken and black beans braised in tomatoes, smoky chipotle and southwestern vegetables. Just add tortillas, cheese and sauce. Roll our fully-cooked Enchilada Filling into tortillas, make stuffed peppers, nachos, or a rice bowl. Follow one of our easy recipes or create your own.

Mostly Made is a completely new twist on meal kits – no subscription, no prep, and no food that spoils quickly. Enjoy the convenience of frozen food with the freshness of cooking from scratch.

Holy Smoke Smoked Olive Oil


Holy Smoke goes great on anything you put it on. You can make hummus with it. Fry eggs in the morning. Sautee brussel sprouts, onions and mushrooms. Make a smoked pesto.. Smoked chimmichurri. Marinate steaks, fish and chicken. Absolutely everything!