12/01/2014 02:42 pm ET Updated Jan 31, 2015

7 Awesome Stocking Stuffers

Opening stockings is synonymous with Christmas morning. But, sometimes its contents leave you wondering why we even bother with those silly things anymore, anyway? Every stocking should have at least one fun, frivolous, oddly useful or otherwise unexpected surprise that makes rummaging through the toothbrushes, candy and socks a little more thrilling. Don't you think? Who says that all of the best presents have to go under the tree? Here are a few ideas that will help you revamp your stocking strategy for under $30 each...your family will thank you.

7 Awesome Stocking Stuffers

P.S. Don't forget to wrap the good stuff in paper before sticking it in the stocking to drag out the surprise!