Ultimate gift guide for an Army family

Many military families won’t be spending the holiday season with loved ones. But you can …


Many military families won’t be spending the holiday season with loved ones. But you can keep joy in the season with these awesome gift ideas for your Army family!

The holiday season is a festive time filled with joy and reflecting on blessings all year long! It’s a time for gift-giving in the spirit of the season and making memories with family and friends.

Soldier Gift Ideas

Whether your Soldier is deployed or at a far-flung duty station, they’ll appreciate these gifts!

Rugged Coffee Mug

Rugged coffee mugs are a handy gift for your soldier. These insulated mugs keep drinks hot or cold, and stand up to adverse conditions. Reusable mugs are also a great way to stay hydrated throughout the day. The wide-mouth on these mugs are great for eating hot soups too. 


Black Rifle Coffee (Veteran Owned)

Tactical Flashlights

Tactical flashlights are durable and can last a long time. Tactical flashlights have many uses, from illuminating a poorly lit environment to self-defense due to blinding 500 lumens. Soldiers can also use them on deployments. I own a SureFire flashlight that’s been a staple in my toolbox for years. Here’s 2 that are sure to please.

SureFire Defender

Fenix Flashlight

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Bluetooth Earbuds

Earbuds are the perfect way for your soldier to exercise without wires while listening to favorite music. They also come in handy if your soldier shares living and sleeping space with others. They can watch a movie or listen to audiobooks without disturbing others. 

TaoTronics SoundLiberty Earbuds

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gift guide army family

Tactical Pen

Your soldier deserves more than just an ordinary pen! This tactical pen is the ultimate tool that any soldier will appreciate. It looks like a pen but it’s so much more. It’s a pen, glass breaker, flashlight, and bottle opener. Be prepared!

Take Flight Tactical Pen

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Army Spouse Gift Ideas

Do you have a family member or friend whose spouse is serving their country overseas? Let them know you are thinking of them with these gifts. 

Spafinder Wellness Gift Card

Army spouses hold down the homefront while their soldier is away on deployment or other training. Taking care of kids and other responsibilities can be a little stressful. A spa treatment can be the perfect way to relax! With over 20,000 locations they are sure to find one!


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Military Wives’ New Testament With Psalms and Proverbs

Sometimes, quiet time with faith-based messages of hope are the best gift of all. This New Testament with Psalms and Proverbs features 90 devotions written by military wives. It provides encouragement and comfort to military spouses from those who have been through similar situations.

New Testament With Psalms and Proverbs

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Photo Book

Photobooks are a wonderful way to bring memories to life. Create a photo book that tells a story. It’s sure to lift a loved one’s spirits as they relive treasured moments. 


Army Mom Gift Ideas

Army moms embark on a journey that is often filled with a combination of joy and worry. These gifts are sure to make any army mom smile.

Sandboxx Gift Card

If you know a military mom whose child is going off to boot camp, a Sandboxx gift card is the perfect gift. What a wonderful way for any military mom to send letters to her recruit. You can also choose your denomination option. 

Gift Card

Military Mom Bracelets

What could be better than an inspirational bracelet that any military mom would be proud to wear? It features charms with expressive quotes. 

Military Mom Charm Bracelet

Military Mom Prayer Journal

Army moms spend a lot of time worrying about their soldiers. Finding strength and peace during those anxious times can make all the difference.  Spilling their thoughts and feelings into a faith based journal can help, even in the tough times. With over 50 scriptures that focus on the things that matter most, journaling can be of great comfort. 

Military Mom Prayer Journal

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Army Dad Gift Ideas

Army dads embark on their own journey when their child joins the army. It may be difficult for any army dad to imagine their child in the military but they are so proud of their success! Here’s 2 great gifts for any army dad to show off their pride.

Proud Army Dad keychain

A keychain can be a daily reminder of how proud dad is of their service member. This keychain is engraved with “I once protected him now he protects us all.” 

Army Dad Keychain

Proud Army Dad Shirt with Flag

Any army dad will be proud to wear these shirts and let everyone know!

Proud Army Dad Shirt with Army logo https://shop.sandboxx.us/collections/apparel-accessories/products/proud-army-dad-t-shirt

Army Dad Shirt with Flag 

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Army Military Child Gift Ideas

Army military kids face many unique challenges. These include frequent moves, deployments, always making new friends, and living away from extended family. Here’s 2 gifts that are sure to please the littles on the homefront.

Daddy Dolls and Mommy Dolls

Young kids who are missing their mom or dad can take comfort in these hugable dolls. Daddy Dolls creates custom dolls using a digital photo of their hero mom or dad. Budsies creates custom plush dolls in the likeness of their hero! What better way to bring comfort to the little ones! 


Daddy Dolls

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Who is Sam the Soldier?

Created for children, Sam the Soldier helps kids understand the various jobs that soldiers do. Your child can go on a fun journey with Sam to learn about his job and how proud he is of serving his country.  

Sam the Soldier book

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T’is the Season for Gift Giving

I hope your gifts bring joy and show your loved ones that you care. Wishing you a wonderful holiday season and a beautiful New Year.

The editorial team at Sandboxx.