Finding the perfect gift for mom can prove to be a challenging endeavor. So much diversity exists as it relates to what our mothers might want as gifts. Some mothers prefer jewelry while others want kitchen gadgets or some type of sentimental gift. To assist you in your efforts to find the perfect gift for mom, here are 10 gift ideas to consider this Christmas season:
These blankets are the perfect way to stay warm this winter while also providing precious memories of family and friends. Simply upload the special photos that you know mom will like and a personalized blanket collage will be made. Starting at $19.99, these blankets come in a variety of sizes and materials including fleece and sherpa.
2. “Early Reubens”
For the art connoisseur, “Early Reubens” is a catalog of works by Peter Paul Rubens. The book focuses on paintings created by the artist from 1608 until 1620. Reuben’s life is also discussed, including his obscure rise to fame in the art world. The catalog contains nearly 300 pages and retails for less than $30.
3. Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug
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If your mother loves hot coffee, the temperature control mug by Ember will make all her coffee dreams come true this holiday season. This mug is designed to maintain the temperature of a beverage between 125°F and 145°F. The Ember mug is battery operated and can be hand washed. Retailing for $100, this item is ideal for hot beverage lovers.
4. Letters to My Mom
Sentimental mothers will appreciate this heartfelt expression of thanks. Made with magnet paper, each box contains 8 scenario-specific prompts that allow children to express gratitude to their parents for their encouragement and life-lessons taught to them over the years. This makes a perfect stocking stuffier or primary gift and cost under $20.
5. Harry & Davids Country Pancake Breakfast
Foodie moms will appreciate this pancake breakfast gift set. The set contains pancake mix, scone mix, six pears, maple syrup, strawberry preserves, and a wooden tray. These gourmet items can be had for $70 and will arrive just in time for Christmas morning.
6. Fellow Stagg EKG, Electric Pour-Over Kettle
Your tea or coffee loving mom will thank you for this sleek electric kettle. This kettle holds 1L of water and allows you to select temperatures ranging from 135°F to 212°F. Special features include a 60-minute hold button which causes the kettle to maintain the temperature of the water. The kettle comes in several colors including copper, matte black, white and polished steel. The retail price of the kettle is $150 and a Bluetooth version is also available for $200.
7. Skincare/Beauty Organizers
If your mother loves makeup and jewelry, an organizer is the perfect gift. Skincare organizers are a great way to keep your shelf clutter-free. This specific organizer includes a large drawer and 9 compartments to place different items. Larger organizers are available and the starting retail price for the organizer is under $25.
8. Belmint Shiatsu Foot Massager
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Hard-working mothers need the occasional foot massage after a long day. This massager by Belmint is the ideal solution for sore feet. Featuring rotating nodes and a heating element this item can provide a deep massage for tired feet. The massager also features a removable foot cover. The Belmint Shiatsu Foot Massager retails for $125.
9. Amazon Echo Dot
Tech-savvy moms will love this virtual assistant gadget from Amazon. The Echo Dot is a compact smart speaker that will allow your mother to control music, house lights, ask directions and place orders directly to amazon. This convenient tool retails for $50 and serves as a welcomed addition to any home.
10. Fitbit Versa 2 Special Edition Smartwatch
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Fitness is extremely important to many mothers. However, busy lives with hectic schedules often impede a mother’s ability to maintain a proper fitness regimen. To remedy this, Fitbit has created the Versa 2 Special Edition Smartwatch. This watch tracks sleep stages and heart rate. Additionally, it tracks activity levels. The smartwatch also has Amazon’s Alexa built-in. This watch retails for $220 and comes in a variety of colors.
This list provides an expansive array of gifts that are available for mom this holiday season. Sentimental moms might enjoy the collage blanket while those obsessed with food might like Harry & David’s pancake breakfast. Mother’s who love hot beverages will thank you for the Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug or the Fellow Electric Kettle.
Whichever gift you decide to give your mother this holiday season, take into consideration her likes and dislikes and settle on a gift that is reflective of the special relationship you share with your mother.