Wondering what to gift your mom or dad this holiday season? Worried about getting them something they won’t use or shame you for overspending? Don’t sweat it.
It’s easy to overthink gifts for older parents ― some gadgets seem too complicated to use, new socks and perfume feel a bit cliché ― but it doesn’t have to be. Your best bet? Give them gifts and experiences they wouldn’t normally get for themselves, or find items that will make their lives easier.
That’s why we’ve done the hard work for you by pulling together a list of useful gifts for older parents, from key finders and glasses holders to ancestral DNA kits.
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Take a look at our 17 favorite finds below: