50 Best Gift Ideas For Mom That She’ll Actually Love

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Simply put, moms are the best. That’s why it’s important to show them just how amazing they are, especially when it comes to special occasions like her birthday or Mother’s Day. And, mom’s are so great that even a special “just because” gift is warranted from time to time. If you’re looking to give a token of your love and appreciation to the mother figure in your life, whether it be for a special occasion or just because, you may be wondering what to give. Finding gift ideas for mom that truly convey just how much they mean to you can be a challenge. Thankfully, there are tons of incredible gift ideas for mom out there and you’re sure to find one that’s just right.

You may be wondering how exactly to choose a great gift for your mom. To start, some of the best gift ideas for mom are those that align with her interests or passions. For example, if she loves to cook, start searching for the hottest new cookbooks or a quality piece of cookware. Or, if she loves to dive into a good book, you could gift a new book or a reading accessory, like a book light. And finally, you really can’t go wrong with a delicious edible gift. For the mom who has a sweet tooth, consider choosing from Edible Arrangements® selection of chocolate dipped fruits or gourmet desserts. Or, if she loves a good savory dish, consider gifting a gift set full of sauces or oils. If you spend some time thinking about what your mom loves, you’re sure to find a gift idea that’s just right!

Gift Ideas For Mom That We Know She’ll Love

Are you searching for gift ideas for mom and are not quite sure where to start? You’re in luck. We’ve rounded up some of the best gifts for mom out there to help spark some gift-giving inspiration for the deserving mother figure in your life. From delicious edible gifts to heartwarming sentimental gifts and more, you’re sure to find something she’ll love. So, use this list for some inspiration, or even find that just-perfect gift to celebrate her or show your appreciation.

1. The Always Pan from Our Place 

green cooking pan

For a truly spectacular gift for mom, consider gifting the Always Pan from Our Place. The cult-favourite pan is designed to replace eight traditional pieces of cookware, a truly do-it-all kitchen essential to own. It’s the perfect gift idea for the mom who’s always feeding her family delicious food and trying new recipes in the kitchen.

2. Book of the Month Subscription

blue book subscription box being help up against the sky

For the mom who loves diving into a great book, a subscription from Book of the Month is the perfect pick. Each month, she’ll receive books that are hand-chosen from a curated selection of the hottest books of the moment. You can choose to gift three, six, or twelve months of books, allowing you to curate the gift to fit your budget!

3. White and Semi-Sweet Chocolate Dipped Strawberries Box

box of white and milk chocolate covered strawberries

Some of the best gift ideas for mom are those that are delicious! And, this gift is sure to satisfy any mom with a sweet tooth. This dipped strawberries box from Edible Arrangements® features twelve fresh strawberries that have been hand-dipped in decadent semi-sweet and white chocolate. Whether it’s her birthday, the holidays, or other special occasion, mom is sure to enjoy this delicious gift.

4. Custom Pet Portrait 

custom pet portrait with pink background and black frame

Does the mom in your life also double as a dog mom? If so, consider gifting her a custom portrait of her furry friend. The digital artists at West & Willow will hand-illustrate a portrait of her pup and turn it into a stunning piece of minimalist decor. It’s both a fun and sentimental gift that we know any dog mom will love!

5. Bamboo Cheese Board & Knife Set 

wooden cheese board full of cheese and snacks

For the mom who’s always hosting, this bamboo cheese board and knife set is a great gift idea. With a classy design, it makes for the perfect charcuterie board, featuring a hidden drawer that comes packed with cheese knives, labeling slates, and a wine opener. With this gift, she’ll be eager to host her next get-together with friends or family!

6. Adjustable Rolling Pin 

rolling pin

If the mom in your life loves to bake, consider gifting this adjustable rolling pin from Joseph and Joseph. The 13.6 inch rolling pin comes with removable rings, allowing you to evenly roll dough to your desired thickness. It’s a handy kitchen tool that is an essential for the baking-loving mom.

7. Eddie Bauer Sherpa Reversible Throw Blanket 

blue blanket draped over brown leather couch

Keep mom cozy as can be with this ultra-comfortable throw blanket from Eddie Bauer. Measuring 50 by 70 inches, this super soft blanket is sure to upgrade her couch lounging, especially during those cold Canadian winters.

8. HelloFresh Gift Card 

hellow fresh meal delivery box with ingredients layed out in front of it

Although mom’s home cooked meals are great, she likely needs a break from grocery shopping, meal prepping, and recipe-finding. Give the gift of stress-free dinners and easy prep with a gift card for HelloFresh. Each HelloFresh delivery comes packed with everything she’ll need for delicious home cooked dinners, from farm-fresh produce and pre-measured ingredients to easy-to-follow instructions. Plus, she can choose from over 25 delicious recipes each week!

9. Fresh Celebrations Flower Bundle 

chocolate covered strawberries with assorted toppings and a bouquet of colorful flowers

No matter what occasion you’re celebrating, or even just because, you can’t go wrong with gifting mom a gorgeous bouquet of flowers. With the Fresh Celebrations Flower Bundle from Edible Arrangements® you can gift just that, with a stunning arrangement of mixed flowers. And, better yet, it comes with a delicious assortment of chocolate covered strawberries with various toppings. It’s a gift she’ll absolutely enjoy!

10. Wordle The Party Game 


Have a mom that became obsessed with the viral online game Wordle? Well, Hasbro has brought this digital game to life with Wordle The Party Game, which challenges players to solve the mystery word the quickest. Now, the whole family can join in on the fun together, perfect for those family game nights or get-togethers with friends.

11. Birthstone Bracelet For Mom 

dainty gold bracelet with three birthstones on it

For a sentimental and personalized gift idea for mom, this custom birthstone bracelet is a choice she’s sure to adore. The birthstones of your choosing, whether it be her children or grandchildren, will be featured along a dainty gold, silver, or rose gold chain. It’s sure to become one of her new go-to pieces of jewelry, especially given its meaningful display.

12. Vintage Library Mug 

blue floral mug with gold handle

Looking for a small and simple gift idea for mom? She’s sure to love this beautiful mug that features a bold floral design with stunning gold accents. She’ll think of your thoughtful gift every time she curls up with a mug of her favourite tea or coffee.

13. Lululemon Warm Revelation Beanie

maroon beanie

Get her something to keep warm during those chilly Canadian winters, like the Revelation Beanie from Lululemon. It’s designed for keeping you warm while on the move, perfect for the mom who loves to hike, run, and partake in other outdoor activities all year round. The wool blend fabric contains merino wool, making it both ultra-warm and ultra-soft.

14. Coconut Milk Mango Tin Candle 

pink floral candle

When searching for gift ideas for mom, you really can’t go wrong with a new candle. This one, from ILLUME, is deliciously scented with notes of milky coconut, fresh-sliced mango, and Tahitian vanilla. And, the candle is wrapped in a gorgeous design that will add a fresh pop of color to her space.

15. FitBit Versa 3

health tracking bracelet

For the fit and active mom, this is one incredible gift. The FitBit Versa 3 offers features for both fitness and everyday life, such as a built-in GPS, exercise trackers, and the ability to answer calls. It might be a bit of a splurge, but it’s a gift she’s sure to absolutely love and is sure to incorporate into her daily routine.

16. Mahli Flannel Heating Blanket 

grey heated blanket

Give a gift that’s perfect for those cold Canadian winters, like this flannel heating blanket from Mahli! The blanket is perfect for getting cozy for a movie night or diving into a good book in bed, with 3 heat settings for a comforting warmth.

17. One Line A Day – A Five Year Memory Book 

beige journal

For the sentimental mom, this journal is the perfect pick. Each page of the book features a spot for her to jot down her daily highlights, leaving her with five-years worth of memories and thoughts. She’ll love pulling out this journal each day, especially with it’s lovely oatmeal canvas cover and stunning metallic-edged pages.

18. Book Nook Reading Valet 

wooden book valet

This Book Nook Reading Valet is a unique gift idea for the mom who loves to read. It’s a “reading time shrine” that will hold her book between reading sessions, along with her glasses, phone, a mug of tea, and other bedside essentials. Plus, it features the words “save my spot” and “to be continued…” on either side, adding the perfect touch to this reading-lover’s gift.

19. The Art of Mixology: Classic Cocktails and Curious Concoctions

blue cocktail book

If the mom in your life loves mixing up a good cocktail, this cocktail recipe book makes for a great gift. The recipe book features over 200 cocktail recipes, from classic sips to contemporary concoctions. Plus, it comes packed with essential cocktail-making tips and tricks so even the novice cocktail-making mom can craft up delicious drinks.

20. Setting Sun: Wooden Klotski Sliding Block Puzzle

wooden game

This handmade wooden block puzzle is a fitting gift choice for the mom in your life who loves a good brain teaser. By sliding the wooden blocks, she’ll be challenged to find a way to slide the red block through the opening at the bottom of the puzzle. This artisanally crafted puzzle is both challenging and fun, offering the perfect gift for the competitive mom.

21. Lavender and Calendula Minty Eucalyptus Bath Bomb Duo

set of bath bombs

Moms do a lot, which is why it’s important that they get some much needed relaxation and self-care time. Gift mom a self-care essential with this bath bomb duo, which features relaxing scents like lavender and minty eucalyptus. These 100% natural bath bombs are made with cocoa butter and essential oils for the ultimate nourishing at-home spa experience.

22. Heather North-South Tote 

women wearing an orange jacket and a black tote

One great gift idea for moms is a chic new accessory. If this sounds up her alley, the Heather North-South Tote from Love & Lore is the perfect pick! It features a simple and effortless chic design, made with a black vegan leather that’s complemented with gold detailing. And, for taking to work or anywhere on-the-go, its roomy interior offers a spot to keep all of her things for the day!

23. Yoga Box by Luckies of London 

yoga starter kit

Shopping for a mom who’s recently gotten into yoga? This Yoga Box has everything she needs to take her hobby up a notch and really dive into the practice of yoga! It’ll help fuel her yoga-journey, complete with a premium block, strap, and a 52 card yoga pose guide. She’ll be finding her zen in no time with your thoughtful gift.

24. Sunday Funday Self Care Kit 

set of colorful face masks

For the much deserved self-care experience for mom, this Sunday Funday Self Care Kit features everything she’ll need. It’s complete with two face masks for glowing skin, two revitalizing eye gels, and one pedicure peel. She’ll be covered from head to toe with the ultimate self–care experience right at home.

25. Blush Tea Gift Set

tea set

For the tea-loving mom, gift this trio of unique tea blends from Vahdam Teas. She’ll enjoy their Sweet Himalayan Detox Green Tea, Saffron Premium Masala Chai Tea, and Earl Grey Masala Chai Tea for the ultimate tea-drinking experience. And, the teas are packaged in an elegant gift box for an extra thoughtful and special gift.

26. Big Love Bag Beginner Crochet Kit 

green crochet bag

This beginner crochet kit is a great gift idea for the DIY-loving mom. She’ll receive everything she needs to create a beautiful crochet clutch, including yarn, crochet pattern and instructions, crochet hook, sewing needle, sew-in label, and magnetic fastening. The crafty mom will love this project and being able to create her own cute accessory piece!

27. Engraved Fingerprint Necklace 

silver and gold engraved necklaces

Looking for sentimental gift ideas for mom? You’ll have to consider gifting her one of these stunning fingerprint necklaces. It’s a uniquely beautiful heart-shaped necklace that features an actual fingerprint of your choosing engraved on the pendant. You can even add a heartfelt message in your own handwriting! Make sure to bring the tissues, because this definitely makes for a heartwarming and sentimental gift that she’s sure to be wowed by.

28. L.L.Bean Sweater Fleece Long Vest 

woman wearing a beige vest with green undershirt

As we all know, the weather can get quite chilly here in Canada. Gift mom something that’ll keep her warm all year round with this fleece vest from L.L.Bean. It’s soft and comfortable, while at the same time offering exceptional warmth.

29. Chemex Classic 6 Cup Coffee Maker 

pour over coffee maker

For the mom who loves a good cup of coffee to fuel her busy days, a Chemex pour-over coffee maker is the perfect gift choice. With a unique filter and shape and an all-glass construction, the Chemex brews a perfected cup of coffee right at home. Plus, the elegant design looks great on the countertop!

30. Sephora Gift Card

sephora gift card

When in doubt, you can’t go wrong with giving a gift card. For the makeup-loving mom, consider gifting a gift card to Sephora, where she can hand select the makeup or skincare she’s been eyeing for weeks. Or, choose a gift card to another one of her favourite stores, restaurants, cafes, or anywhere else she loves to treat herself!

31. Women’s Merino Wool Hiking Quarter Socks 

blue hiking socks

These merino wool hiking socks from Bomba’s are an excellent gift idea for the mom who loves to hike. Made with merino wool for its moisture wicking, odor-resistant, and quick-drying properties, these socks are the complete package. Plus, they’re supportive and oh-so comfy, perfect for those long hikes.

32. Ninja Max XL Air Fryer 

air fryer

Has your mom joined the air fryer craze yet? In the unlikely event that she hasn’t, consider gifting her this air fryer from Ninja. With a wide range of temperatures and an extra large ceramic coated basket, she’ll be cookin’ up everything from french fries to chicken wings and so much more. Plus, she might even share her new delicious air fryer creations – a win-win!

33. Amazon Echo Dot Smart Speaker with Alexa 

round speaker with a blue light

For the tech-loving mom, consider gifting the Amazon Echo Dot Smart Speaker. The speaker delivers clear and crisp vocals that will have her jammin’ to her favourite tunes throughout the house. And, with built-in Amazon Alexa, she can use voice commands to ask Alexa to set cooking timers, play her favourite artist, give her the weather forecast, and so much more.

34. Tasty Every Day: All of the Flavor None of the Fuss Cookbook

cookbook with a sheet ban meal on the cover

Everyone could use some new dinner recipe inspo, which is what makes a cookbook a great gift idea for mom! And, this one from Tasty is an incredible choice, packed with 75 low-fuss, time-saving recipes. It includes something for every taste bud, including shredded chicken tacos, cauliflower mac n’ cheese, and other delicious recipes.

35. FitWaffle’s Baking it Easy Dessert Cookbook

dessert cookbook with a chocolate smores bar on the cover

Is mom more into creating sweets and treats rather than savory dishes? If so, a dessert cookbook makes for a sweet gift for any occasion! And, this one from Eloise Head makes for an incredible pick, especially for the busy mom! It’s complete with 100 delicious and simple dessert recipes, including 50 3-ingredient desserts and an impressive assortment of cookies, cakes, and so much more.

36. All Natural Lip Balm Set 

lip balm set

Looking for a small and simple gift idea for mom? This all natural lip balm trio is the perfect pick, complete with three ultra-hydrating lip butters. Each lip balm is crafted right here in Canada with sesame oil and shea butter for an ultra-moisturizing experience.

37. Apple AirTag 

apple airtag

Oftentimes, the best gift ideas for mom are the ones that are the most practical. One great practical gift idea for mom is an Apple AirTag, which uses bluetooth to keep track of her most valuable items. She can attach the AirTag to her purse, phone, wallet, keys, or virtually anything she doesn’t want to lose track of. It’s perfect for the on-the-go mom, allowing her to keep tabs on everything she carries along with her.

38. The Really Tiny Book Light 

book light

Looking for small gift ideas for mom that are just as incredible as they are affordable? The Really Tiny Book Light is the perfect choice. The book light clips right onto her book, allowing her to dive into her current read no matter where she is and what time of day. It makes for the perfect stocking stuffer for the holidays, a small gift, or an addition to gifting her a great book!

39. Ribbed Lowball Glasses with Gold Rim

clear ripped lowball glasses with gold rims

For the mom who loves to entertain and serve up delicious cocktails, these lowball glasses from OUI are a stunning gift idea. They feature an elevated design, complete with a ribbed base with an elegant gold rim. They’ll be the perfect addition to her drinkware collection, an elegant set to break out around the holidays or for special occasions.

40. Online Cooking Class with Cozymeal 

man garnishing a sushi dish

What’s a better gift to give mom than some quality time? For any occasion, gifting an online cooking class from Cozymeal is an incredible choice, and one she’s sure to enjoy experiencing with you. You can choose from a large selection of virtual classes, from creating homemade pasta, sushi rolling, classic New York pizza making, and so much more.

41. Handwritten Recipe Cutting Board 

handwritten recipe cutting board on marble table

For a sentimental gift idea for mom, consider gifting a handwritten recipe cutting board that features a beloved family recipe. The family recipe will be laser engraved on the solid wood cutting board, a piece that will surely be cherished for years to come. In addition, the recipe will be engraved in the exact handwriting it was written in for an extra special touch.

42. Bala Bangles Resistance Weight 

weighted workout bands

The fitness-loving mom is sure to love these weighted workout bangles from Bala. At 1 pound each, the bangles add the perfect amount of comfortable resistance to her workout. Plus, they are versatile for any type of workout, able to be worn on the wrists or ankles depending on her goals for the workout session.

43. Rabbit Pro Wine Aerator & Stopper 

wine aerator

This wine aerator from Rabbit is a great gift idea for the mom who is a wine connoisseur – or simply the mom who loves a good glass of wine. It will aerate and preserve her favourite wines all within one tool, ensuring she has a fresh and perfectly aerated glass each and every time.

44. Ember Mug²

black mug

If you’re prepared to splurge on an incredible gift idea for mom, the Ember Mug is the perfect choice. The smart mug will allow her to set the exact drinking temperature that she prefers, so her coffee or tea will always be just right. The mug maintains the temperature for 80 minutes, allowing her to enjoy her morning coffee without a dozen trips to the microwave to warm it up.

45. Live From New York: The Complete, Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live book

A unique gift idea for the comedy-loving mom, the Live From New York book is an interesting read about the behind the scenes of Saturday Night Live. In the words of the show’s stars, writers, and guests, she’ll be able to dive into the unfiltered history of the iconic show, including untold details and stories. Any late-night-show-loving mom will absolutely love this unique book!

46. SpaRoom Directional Mist Ultrasonic Diffuser

essential oil diffuser

Give the gift of aromatherapy with this ultrasonic diffuser from SpaRoom. It makes for an elegant accent to any room, delivering a gradient lighting element and up to 3 hours of essential oil aromatherapy mist. Your gift will bring a soothing atmosphere to her space, something she’s sure to enjoy.

47. Everhome Garden Tools Set 

gardening tool bag

Has your mom been using the same rusty gardening tools for the past 10 years? Treat her to this garden tools set from Everhome, which is complete with 5 gardening tools, a pair of gardening gloves, and a cute tote to carry around the garden – the perfect gift for a gardening-loving mom!

48. TRUFF Original Hot Sauce 

hot sauce

For the mom who likes a bit of spice, consider gifting the Original Hot Sauce from TRUFF. The gourmet hot sauce is crafted with a curated blend of ripe red chili peppers, real black truffle, agave nectar, and a blend of savory spices. It’s perfect for the foodie mom who’s always wanting to try the hottest new foods.

49. Packing Cubes 

black packing cubes

If you’ve got a mom that loves to travel or has an exciting trip approaching, gifting her a set of packing cubes is a practical gift she’s sure to love. The set comes with three different sized packing cubes that can be used to separate and organize items, keeping her suitcase nice and tidy. They’ll make packing and unpacking a breeze, so she can spend even more time enjoying her travels!

50. Sloth Tea Infuser from Fred and Friends

sloth shaped tea infuser

If your mom loves sipping on a good cup of tea, this sloth tea infuser from Fred and Friends is an incredibly cute addition to her tea-drinking routine. She’ll simply have to fill the sloth with loose leaf tea and hang it from the side of a mug for a perfectly slow brewed cup of tea. It’s a gift that’s both fun and functional!

With these gift ideas for mom, you’ll be on your way to giving her an incredible gift. From chocolate dipped fruits to heartwarming pieces of jewelry and cozy new apparel, you’re sure to find something on this list she’ll love.