Looking for the best mother’s day gift ideas to treat your mom to? Check out this list of 40+ gifts for mom that will easily earn you ‘Child of the Year’!
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If you’re anything like me, you’ve always struggled to come up with the perfect mother’s day gift ideas and usually, just end up with a planter filled with flowers for the garden. Sure, Mom “loves” it and compliments how well it will go with all of her OTHER flowers, but come’on, guys, we can do better than that!
I mean, really! I have the greatest mom in the world! (I’m sure most people say that, right?) She’s so kind, patient, giving — yet every Mother’s Day, I STRUGGLE to find the perfect gift to express my gratitude.
Lucky for you, you’re here! And you are clearly much better at planning ahead than I am so yay for that! All jokes aside — isn’t it time you found the perfect gift for mom? Something that expresses exactly how you feel or is just something that you know she’d really love? YES!
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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For The Mom Who Needs a Break
We all know the mom that’s constantly running on overdrive. She’s managing the household, running errands, working full-time, and she just needs a break. These are the perfect gifts for moms who need to rest & relax.
This bath bomb set is the perfect way to get Mom to relax and unwind. It comes with 6 LARGE natural, organic, and moisturizing bath bombs that will leave her feeling great! The variety pack includes bombs for relaxation, muscle relief, body detoxification, and more! With healing and anti inflammatory ingredients like Dead Sea Salt, Kaolin Clay, Epsom Salt, and more, she’ll feel like a new woman!
Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser
This faux-wood essential oil diffuser will create a relaxing environment, soften dry, chapped skin and help Mom breathe better in the winter. It offers high and low mist options and even features 7 different colored light-settings so she can really “set the mood.” She’ll love how easy, convenient, and effective this diffuser is.
Anti-Aging Serum Set by Eve Hansen
Just read the reviews and honestly, you’ll be sold. Not only does this trio come in a gorgeous box, but the serum’s offer a variety of natural ingredients to repair, restore, and renew skin. The combination of Vitamin C, Hyaluronic Acid, and Retinol help to reduce wrinkles, fine lines, dryness, and signs of aging.
A Heated Pillow Massager
For the mom who constantly has neck, back, or shoulder pain, this is a MUST HAVE! Rather than having her constantly badger dad (or you!) for a “quick massage”, get her this powerful, deep-kneading massager to help relax tense and overused muscled.
Encourage mom to take some time for herself by gifting her a Kindle e-reader. Kindles have a glare-free display that reads like real paper, even when in direct sunlight. Plus, it’s small and lightweight so she’ll love the ability to pick up a book whenever and wherever!
The COMFY Wearable Blanket
The COMFY is a must-have for mom’s who just need to relax and unwind. It’s basically like wearing a giant sherpa blanket and will make mom feeling so cozy and comforted.
Give mom the gift of comfort and humor with these fun socks for women from ChattyFeet They offer dozens of different styles featuring artists, political figures, musicians, and more! There is definitely a style for everyone.
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Mom Who Lives In the Kitchen
For the women who love to spend their time cooking, baking, or entertaining, these are the perfect gifts for moms who would rather be in the kitchen than anywhere else.
Bamboo Cheese + Cutlery Board
This cheese & cutlery board is the ultimate tool for the mom who loves to entertain. This 100% natural bamboo cutting board is unique because of its hidden slide-out cutlery drawer and beveled serving rims to hold crackers, fruits, nuts, and more!
The Pioneer Woman Dinnertime Cookbook
The Pioneer Woman’s Dinnertime cookbook is a household favorite and her recipes are proven to be perfect for mom’s! This cookbook features 125 recipes including comfort classics, 16-minute meals, freezer-friendly food, and more.
Modern Gold Measuring Cups + Spoons
Mom is going to fall madly in love with these gorgeous measuring cups. In fact, she might not even use them, that’s how pretty they are! Made of stainless steel, this 8-piece stackable set is perfect for cooking and baking and will perfectly complement any kitchen!
6qt. 7-in-1 Multifunction Instant Pot
Get ready to seriously impress Mom with this new kitchen appliance that is ALL the rage. Instant Pot’s are a 7-in-1 multifunction appliance that can be used as a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, saute/browner, yogurt maker, steamer, warmer. You can even pick up this super affordable Instant Pot cookbook to go with it.
Bread Making Kit
If your mom doesn’t already love to make bread, she will now! This bread proofing basket set includes all the necessary supplies for making bread: round and oval baskets, dough whisk, slashing scraper, silicone brush, steel bread knife and bread lame.
This isn’t just any air-fryer, this is an air-fryer that your mom will be excited to display! With all the normal functionality of a traditional one, this cute and colorful appliance is the perfect addition to your mom’s kitchen! It’s also available in other colors if aqua isn’t her thing.
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For The Health Conscious Mom
For the women who love to eat well, stay fit, and care for their mental health, from cookbooks to exercise accessories these are some gift ideas they’ll love!
32oz Fruit Infuser Water Bottle
Available in 8 different colors, this infuser water bottle includes a full-length basket to ensure total infusion until the last drop! The flip-top guarantees no leaks and the bottle itself is sweat-proof, which is a total win!
New Balance FuelCore Sneakers
If mom loves to spend time outdoors or at the gym, she’ll love these highly-rated New Balance sneakers. They come in a TON of colors so you’re sure to find a style she’ll adore.
The Skinnytaste Cookbook
Ready to gift Mom her new favorite cookbook? One quick glance at the reviews on this product will give you all the reassurance you need. Filled with 300+ gorgeous pages of light, healthy, and flavorful recipes, this cookbook is the perfect Mother’s Day gift, especially for mom’s who love to cook and be healthy!
Balance Fit Board with Resistance Bands
This balance board gives Mom a great core workout but with the addition of resistance bands! Plus, it’s super mom-friendly and she can get a full-body workout all while improving her stability, coordination, and strength!
Pink + Rose Gold Fitbit Alta HR
The Fitbit Alta HR is a slim, sleek version of the classic Fitbit that Mom will adore. Not to mention, she’s going to love the pink and rose gold combo! The Fitbit Alta HR tracks everything from calories, heart rate, steps, distance, sleep patterns, and more.
PopBabies Portable Blender
This portable design will allow mom to blend & drink from home, the office, and even on-the-go. The petite blender is a 14oz cup and is uses the convenience of a USB port to charge. It also comes in a variety of colors to choose from!
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For The Sentimental Mom
For the sappy mom’s who love sentimental gifts from their children, these sentimental gift ideas for mom will bring a tear to her eye and brighten her day.
Family Tree Mother-Daughter Bangle
Show mom how much she means to you by getting matching bangle bracelets that you can sport every day. They are simple and chic enough for everyday wear, but the sweet message on the charm (“The Love Between a Mother & Daughter Is Forever”) will leave Mom feeling extra special.
‘Heart of a Mom’ Coffee Mug
This cute little ceramic coffee mug perfectly sums up everything that moms are. From taxi driver to tear-wiper, Mom will definitely appreciate that you recognize how hard being a mom can be.
“What I Love About Mom” Fill In The Love Journal
Tell Mom all the reasons you absolutely adore her in this cute fill-in-the-blank journal. Just complete the prompts in the book and I guarantee you’ll have her in tears. Happy tears, of course!
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For The Coffee Addict
For the mom’s who run on love and coffee, these are the perfect gift ideas for coffee addict moms.
Rose Gold French Press
Well if this isn’t the prettiest kitchen gadget I’ve ever seen! This rose gold french press is perfect for brewing a hot cup of coffee or tea and creates a stronger, more aromatic flavor than regular coffee makers. This is going to become Mom’s favorite part of her kitchen!
At Least You Don’t Have Ugly Children Mug
This is quite possibly the realest mug we’ve ever seen. And honestly, your mom NEEDS this. At first glance, it’s a super pretty coffee mug that Mom will love, but at second glance, it speaks the damn truth.
Bean Box Gourmet Coffee Sampler
Give your mom the gift of happiness…a.k.a. COFFEE. This gift set features four gourmet hand-picked coffees from Seattle’s top-rated roasters. You can choose a combo of all roasts, dark roasts, decaf, or more and can even get her a 3-month subscription so she can continue to enjoy them!
Nespresso VertuoPlus Coffee Maker
If you haven’t already heard, the Nespresso coffee and espresso machines are the new Keurigs. Mom will love the look of this machine almost as much as she’ll love the smooth, rich taste of the coffee it makes! Definitely worth the slightly higher price tag!
Temperature Controlled Smart Mug
The Ember smart mug is a must-have for coffee lovers! It allows you to control the temperature with your smartphone to keep your drink warm all morning long.
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For The Wine-O Mom
Does your mom permanently have a wine glass attached to her hand? Check out these gift ideas for wine lovers that your mom will get a major kick out of!
“Bring Me Wine” Fuzzy Socks
Pair these socks with a bottle of wine and you’ve got the perfect Mother’s Day Gift! These soft and cozy fuzzy socks will come gift-ready in cupcake packaging.
Huski Wine Cooler
The Huski wine cooler is a must-have for the mom who loves to entertain! This next-generation ice bucket keeps cold wine at the perfect temperature for up to 6 hours, no ice needed!
Read Between The Wines! Party Game
If your mom loves a good board game, a good wine, and good entertaining, she’s going to LOVE this new Read Between The Wines! game! Think of it as Categories meets a wine tasting. So fun!
Insulated Wine Travel Tote Bag
If your mom is a total wine-o and enjoys spending time with her friends, this is the perfect Mother’s Day gift idea for her! This insulated tote bag holds 2 bottles of wine or champagne and guarantees to keep it chilled for hours. Not to mention, it’s really dang cute!
Mommin’ Ain’t Easy Wine Glass
Mom deserves a glass of wine, or two, or maybe even three. Gift her this humorous wine glass that she can enjoy every evening! Best part? This brand supports workers with special needs so every purchase helps to employ adults with disabilities.
Monogram Letter Wine Cork Holder
This is the perfect kitchen accessory for the mom who loves to indulge in a glass of wine. Not only will it look really cool on her wall, encourage her to write a memory associated with each bottle on the cork so that it becomes a sentimental gift she’ll cherish!
Insulated Travel Wine Glass
This is the perfect accessory for mom to take to the lake, a bbq, poolside, etc. This insulated wine glass holds up to 10oz and even has a spill-proof lid for traveling.
Le Chateau Wine Decanter
Bring mom’s wine-drinking game up a notch with this sleek, hand-blown glass wine decanter from Le Chateau. Decanting wine from the bottle to the decanter oxygenates the wine and releases its rich aroma and flavor, making mom’s wine-drinking a whole new experience that she’ll love.
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For The New/Expecting Mom
Being a new mom is so hard, but also so rewarding. From sentimental gift ideas to stress-reducers, these are the perfect gifts for new moms and expecting moms.
Milky Chic Gift Box for New Moms
Think of this as the new mom survival kit! This gift box contains 10 full-size, post-partum products that will make the transition from pregnant belly to new mommy all that much easier.
“Mommy Needs More Coffee” Mug
This adorable ceramic coffee mug is what every new mom needs because let’s be honest, it’s the damn truth. It comes in an adorable teal box that is perfect for gifting, especially when paired with a bag of coffee grounds or coffee shop gift card.
One Line A Day 5-Year Memory Book for Mom’s
This 5-year daily memory book is the perfect way to track all of those milestones, first words, and more! Mom’s will love looking back on their memories that they can cherish for years.
Mama Bear Slippers
For the moms who have spent the last 9 months carrying a baby in their belly, these dear foam slippers are the perfect way for her to find comfort and to rest her feet. Not to mention, they are super cute!
Custom Engraved Bar Necklace
This chic metal bar necklace is the perfect gift for new mommy’s! Choose from a gold, silver, or rose-gold plated finish and have it engraved with the new baby’s name, birth date, or anything else meaningful to the new mom. She’ll absolutely adore it!
Gift Box Set for Expecting Moms
This gift box set is the perfect gift for expecting moms and features 6 self-care items to treat themselves to. Each product is specially made with aromas to promote promotes relaxation and ease stress. There’s also a box for non-expecting moms!
Hopefully, this helped you find the perfect Mother’s Day gift idea or inspired a new one! Either way, drop a comment below and tell me your favorite thing about your mom and what you’re thinking about gifting her.