Find the perfect gift for mom this holiday season

11 unique gifts guaranteed to make moms feel pampered

One of the greatest satisfactions I get in life is gift giving.

I get giddy with the excitement that fills me knowing I found the perfect gift for someone who is super important to me. I want the recipient to feel appreciated, loved, and like I understand her.

Over the years I have spent so much time thinking about us and what we can do to take care of ourselves. It’s common for our needs to come last, especially when it comes to self-care and doing things that help us to feel good about ourselves.

That’s why I put together a list of gifts for moms.

Each gift idea was specially chosen to ensure that moms feel special and pampered.

Speaking as a mom, many are items I have purchased, received as a gift, or have been eyeing myself!

11 gift ideas for pampering mom

Find the perfect gift for mom this holiday season

Please note, some of the gift ideas contain affiliate links, which means if you make a purchase I may earn a small commission at no extra cost to you. You can read my full disclosure policy here

Busy Mom’s Guide to Creativity

The Busy Mom’s Guide to Creativity is a fun and interactive self-care workbook for moms who want to make more time for themselves and the things they love, without all guilt.

Online jewelry-making class

Let mom unleash her creativity with an online class that she can take at her convenience. Jewelry Making Fundamentals will allow her to learn the tools, materials, and techniques she needs to know to start making beautiful jewelry today!

Handcrafted bath & beauty products

Deluxe Spa Body Treatment - Uplifting citrus by Moody Sisters Skincare
Image courtesy of Moody Sisters Skincare

Moody Sisters is a natural beauty product company that two sisters started (and still run). Everything is handcrafted, from their body scrubs to shimmering mineral eyeshadows to the lip balms to body treatment gift sets.

Cozy clothing

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PACT Organic’s line of women’s clothing includes super cozy sleepwear, hoodies, leggings in fun prints, and the softest socks, all made from sustainable and fair trade materials.

Meditation app

One of the best ways we can take care of ourselves as moms is to take some time to slow down and be in the present moment, even if just for a few minutes. The Calm app gives bite-sized chunks of meditation to help you “reduce anxiety, sleep better and feel happier”.

I use this app as part of my morning self-care ritual. The sleep stories were also a lifesaver when I was in the sleep-deprived newborn haze and had trouble falling back asleep after middle-of-the-night feedings.

Adult coloring book

There are some amazing color books now that are specifically for grownups. I’m partial to Secret Paris Color Your Way to CalmPaired with a beautiful set of color pencils, it makes a lovely — and soothing — present.

Handcrafted minimalist eco-friendly jewelry

Minimalist eco-friendly stud earrings

\She’ll look beautiful and you’ll feel great knowing you are supporting a small woman-owned business with a focus on sustainability with these eco-friendly jewelry companies!

Handcrafted journal

Christine Marie Ford handcrafted leather journal
Image courtesy of Christine Marie Ford

I received one of these custom journals a few years ago. It is seriously stunning! It is made with a thicker parchment paper that is a pleasure to write on. It can be customized with the cover color and type, bead accent, and strap.

Membership to a museum — or several!

Museum memberships are a gift that can be enjoyed over and over again. Plus, if you get one that is part of The North American Reciprocal Museum Association, you can use the membership to over 750 museums, art and cultural institutions, botanical gardens, and more. Just check what membership level you need to purchase to be able to access the other museums.

Curated box of eco-friendly and toxin-free wellness products

Love Goodly is a bi-monthly subscription service of natural and organic pampering products that are made in the U.S. Plus each purchase supports a cause!

Insulated water bottle

What’s more pampering than staying hydrated? Klean Kanteen’s insulated water bottle will keep her water bottle cold for hours, perfect for moms on the go!

What are some of your favorite gift ideas?

15 thoughts on “11 unique gifts guaranteed to make moms feel pampered”

  1. Wow, I cannot decide which I would like to be gifted first, but Kevin keeps asking me what I want for Christmas this year. Am sending him to your link to pick something off this list now. Thanks 🙂

  2. Can I just take one of each? We do have a Secret Santa in my family and I Need to make a wishlist.
    I’d love anything you made, an adult coloring book and skincare products!! Yes!

  3. This is an awesome list, can I have it all? 🙂
    You know I love an adult coloring book 😉
    That bracelet is to die for!! 😉
    I LOVE Moody Sisters Skincare, thanks again on the recommendation.

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