Holiday Gift Guide

7 great holiday gifts for self-improvement junkies

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At the start of each year, we hear those around us say, "New year, new me." Why not help them mean it this time?

Here are seven highly recommended gifts for those self-improvement junkies in your life.

1. A fitness watch

Apple Watch Sport and the Fitbit Blaze
Source: Apple; Fitbit

Price: $199.95
Buy now: Fitbit blaze

Hold yourself accountable in pursuing your new fitness goals, while tracking your progress.

2. E-books

Source: Amazon

Price: $119.99
Buy now: Kindle e-reader

Get unlimited access to all the self-help books you need on a Kindle.

3. Gratitude journal


Price: $24.95
But now: Five-year journal

End each day by writing down all that you're thankful for.

4. Pressure cooker

Instant Pot DUO Plus 6 Qt 9-in-1 Multi- Use Programmable Pressure Cooker.
Source: Amazon

Price: $99.99
Buy now: Instant pot

Save money each week by cooking flavorful meals at home.

5. Water bottle

etsy water bottle

Price: $11.99
Buy now: Motivational water bottle

This water bottle will remind you to stay hydrated with this cheeky message.

6. Do-it-yourself yoga

Yoga by Numbers

Price: $120
Buy now: Yoga by the numbers mat and app

This numbered yoga mat comes with a free app tutorial so you can find your zen in the comfort of your home.

7. Language-learning app

Getty Images | CarmenMurillo

Price: $9.99
Buy now: Duolingo plus

Learn a second, or third, language ad-free and with offline access.

Disclosure: These items have been handpicked by our editorial team. CNBC has affiliate relationships with some retailers so in some cases, if you purchase an item from one of our gift guides, we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchase. This holiday season, the proceeds will be donated to the Council for Economic Education, which supports economic and financial education.

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