Mother’s Day is approaching, and you can’t decide what to get your mama this year, right? You want to go the extra mile and gift her something thoughtful that she absolutely loves. I hear you, my friend. That’s why I have compiled a list of the most thoughtful Mother’s Day gift ideas that never get old. Keep reading and you will find a perfect gift idea for your mom.
1- Customized Gift Basket
Grab a beautiful wicker basket and fill it up with some of her favourite items. You can either choose something related to her hobby or simply mix and match things that she loves to use in general. Here are a few suggestions:
- Scented candle
- Book (her favourite genre)
- Skincare Item (Anti-aging cream)
- Jewellery Item
- Snacks (chocolates, nuts or anything she likes)
Don’t forget to add a card with a heartfelt note.
2- Sentimental Keepsakes
Sentimental Keepsakes can be a thoughtful gift on Mother’s Day to show your love. You will be giving her something to cherish forever. Here are some ideas:
- Personalized Jewellery never gets old. Get her a bracelet engraved with her initials.
- Make a scrapbook with all memorable pictures and write small notes along. Acknowledge her unconditional love in the messages. Make it as personalized as possible.
3- Practical Gadgets
If you can afford then consider gifting a gadget that could be useful for your mother. That totally depends on her needs and interests. If she’s into cooking and baking then get her a kitchen appliance that could make her life easier and cooking more fun.
If she’s into fitness then you can get her a fitness-tracking smartwatch.
If she’s into sewing or knitting then get her latest sewing equipment.
If she’s a blogger like me then she might be in need of a new phone or a computer to run her blog smoothly.
Other options are an E-book reader, camera, vacuum cleaner, and instant juicer.
4- Vintage Item – Blast from the Past
As much as we love modern technology, vintage items never lose their charm. I realized this after having my own kids. The era of radios, vinyl records, VCRs, DVDs, CD-Players and typewriters was gold. You can get your mother something she loved using when she was young. It will bring back old memories. Trust me, she will love a little blast from the past.
5- Experiences and Activities
Not every gift has to be wrapped. You can book a mini trip to her favourite place. Take her to her favourite restaurant. Book her a spa, If you are the daughter, tag her along. Get tickets for a concert. Sign her up for cooking classes or a fitness program.
6- Cake and Flowers to the Rescue
If you are unable to do any of the above, then simply get her a cake and some flowers. If you can bake the cake yourself, perfect. Otherwise, just buy it from a bakery and surprise her. She is going to love the gesture.
A mother’s love is unconditional. I know you want to go the extra mile on this special day.
But now that I am also a mommy. A simple wish from my kids makes my day. So, whatever you choose for your mommy, she is going to love it.
Hira is a Computer Science grad, a self-taught copywriter and a blogger on STEEM blockchain. Apart from her passion for writing, she is fond of reading fiction and landscape painting.