24 Last-Minute Neighbor Gift Ideas [Creative, Simple, Affordable!]

Dozens of cheap and easy last-minute neighbor gift ideas! From FunCheapOrFree.com

Let’s be honest…we’re all busy, aren’t we? But whether you like it or not, Christmas is about 2.3 seconds away. (Yay! Freaking out. Hooray! About to cry. Yippee! I think? I can’t decide how to feel…)

Lucky for you I’m showing you a whole hoard of adorable, creative, cheap, easy, and simple LAST-MINUTE neighbor gift ideas. Not that any of us need them because we’ve all been done for weeks now right?…Of Course. Um, yeah…he’em…

Moving on.

Two years ago, you might remember, I came up with the DIY Farkle Game:


Last year I did Yahtzee (basically the same way as Farkle). This year?

Ready-to-go Santa Goodie Plates!

Dozens of cheap and easy last-minute neighbor gift ideas! From FunCheapOrFree.com

I’ll show you exactly how I did it (by digging through my pantry), and have also rounded up tons of additional creative ideas from my Christmas Pinterest board to help inspire you even more. Hope you enjoy!

Here’s how I did the goodie plates:

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