Stocking Stuffers and Healthy Gifts for Less Money

Best Stocking Stuffers for Healthy People

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Need a few more gifts to finish up your holiday shopping? Use this list of healthy stocking stuffers to find fun, inexpensive presents for everyone on your list.  Each healthy gift costs less than $50 and many are much less expensive than that.

If you still need items at a higher price point, check out these other gift guides as well.  Each list comes with detailed buying information as well as links to purchase each healthy gift.

Cool Kitchen Tools for Healthy Eating


The healthy eater on your list will love the cool, smart-looking kitchen tools from Crisp.  Choose from cute berry baskets, easy-to-hold cutting tools and multifunction gadgets.  These tools are dishwasher safe and affordably priced.

This gift is great for novice cooks and seasoned cooks alike. 

Learn more: Cooking Tips to Cut Fat and Calories

Price: $5.99 to $19.99

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ID Bracelets for Outdoor Exercisers


Every outdoor exerciser should carry identification, especially if they exercise alone.  Help your loved one stay safe while they pursue their fitness goals with a colorful, lightweight ID bracelet.  Users write name and contact information on the tags as well as any important medical information that may be helpful in case of emergency.

This gift is great for runners, outdoor exercisers, people who have a medical condition.

Learn more: 9 Great Gifts for Exercise Newbies

Price: $19.95

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Stackable Snack Containers


These nifty, stackable containers make it easy for dieters to eat healthy on the go. The lightweight containers come in a range of colors and can be used for healthy berries, chopped veggies, protein powder or portion-controlled nuts and treats.

This gift is great for any healthy eater, but especially those who like to pack their own lunch or carry pre or post workout snacks in their gym bag.  Also great for frequent travelers!

Learn more: How Many Calories Should Come From Snacks?

Price: $12.99

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Hands-free hipS-sister Trendy Carry All


It's hard to be fashionable, practical, and fit at the same time. But the folks at hipS-sister have made it easier. Founder Sonia Kanner created a simple, soft alternative to the dreaded fanny pack. The hipS-sister sits on your hips and has zippered pockets for your keys, money and even your smartphone. There are several sizes to choose from and even models fit for kids.

This gift is great for anyone who likes to walk and stay active.

Learn more: How Many Calories Do I Burn When I Walk?

Price: $19.99 and up

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Inexpensive Activity Monitor

Pivotal Living

Do you think you need to spend $100 or more for a trendy activity monitor? Think again!  Pivotal Living makes the Life Tracker1 to use with their Pivotal Living App.  The device can be ordered now to be shipped in time for the holidays and it retails for less than the cost of a healthy lunch.

This gift is great for new exercisers, families who want to track each member's activity, anyone who wants to monitor and track healthy habits.

Learn more: More Activity Monitors and Apps for Weight Loss

Price: $12.00

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LED Safety Lights for Runners, Walkers


The walker or runner in your life will love these colorful LED safety lights. The PowerSpurz - Light up Heel comes in different colors and provides either a continuous light or a pulse light to make them easier to see.

This gift is great for runners, walkers and outdoor exercisers who work out in the early morning or late at night.

Learn more: Walking vs. Running: Which is Better?

Price: $19.95

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Organized Meal Tote


If the healthy eater on your gift list likes to stay organized and tidy, then he or she will love this organized lunch box from Fitmark. It comes in a range of colors and can be used to carry any meal in two large seal-tight containers.  It even comes with two TSA-approved cool packs to bring healthy meals on your flight.

This gift is great for frequent travelers, workers who eat a healthy meal on the job, and anyone who enjoys preparing their own healthy meals.

Learn more: How to Make a Healthy Lunch: Tips and Recipes

Price: $29.99

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Cookbook for Healthy Eating

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Calories In Calories Out Cookbook

If you need a gift for someone who has recently made a commitment to losing weight or eating a more nutritious diet, the Calories In Calories Out Cookbook should be on their shelves.  This cookbook features great recipes organized by calorie count and meal. It's easy to use and guides even the most cautious dieters through essential steps for weight loss.

This gift is great for anyone who cooks (but especially kitchen newbies) and healthy eaters who like to try new recipes.

Learn more: Calories In Calories Out Cookbook (full review)

Price: $21.33 (varies by bookseller)

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Shaker Bottle for Smoothies


Shaker bottles for smoothies are handy for any healthy eater, but the BlenderBottle ProStak takes healthy drinking to a whole new level. The ball shaped wire whisk ensures lump-free shakes on the go and the entire shaker bottle locks onto two smaller jars for vitamins, protein powder or medications. The 22-ounce shaker comes in a wide variety of colors.

Learn more: How to Make a Healthy Smoothie: Dos and Don'ts

Price: $13.99

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