Here at MoneyWise, we're fans of saving money. But it's also important to know when to plunk down a little more cash to restore some balance, either to your life or to someone close to you.

Whether you're looking for a gift for a frazzled friend or overloaded loved one, or if you just feel your own life could be a bit more chill, we can help.

From snug blankets to unexpected gadgets that turn any room into a tranquil paradise, here are 10 items every stressed-out person should own that cost less than $100. All prices were current as of mid-December.

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