There’s nothing quite like the bond between a mother and son. She’s the first woman you ever loved and has worked so hard to nurture and guide you throughout your entire life. There’s no better time to celebrate that unshakeable bond than your mom’s birthday. The only problem is that if your mom is like most, she’s probably pretty hard to shop for. She most likely has a lot of what she wants and needs and isn’t too forthcoming with gift ideas. That’s why we’ve created this gift guide to help you make the perfect choice.
How to Choose a Birthday Gift for Mom from Son
One great idea for a birthday gift for a mom is a sentimental gift that will touch her heart. Consider a picture frame with a thoughtful poem and a picture of the two of you together. Or, pick a necklace featuring sterling silver rings representing each one of your children. The best gifts will show how much you care by referencing sweet memories and shared interests.
On the other hand, if your mom is a bit more practical-minded, you can choose something she’ll actually use in her day-to-day life. Choose a cutting board that will make whipping up dinner quick and easy or a candle that will freshen up the house with a luscious scent. Or, consider a food gift that’s tasty and delicious, such as one of our birthday-themed gifts from Edible Arrangements®.
Top 10 Birthday Gifts for Mom from Son
If you’re still not sure what to get your mom for her birthday this year, don’t worry. We’ve gathered up ten of the best birthday gifts a son can give his mom:
Get mom a gift to remember for her birthday this year. This birthday set comes with two pineapple cakes and two strawberries covered in white chocolate and mini sprinkles, fresh strawberries dipped in semisweet chocolate, and an assortment of graham crackers, pretzels, and sandwich cookies dipped in chocolate.
Pineapple that spells out the word, “B Day” and Apple Fruit Truffles® make this arrangement simply delightful. Confetti berries dipped in cake batter flavored white chocolate and a variety of fresh fruit pieces are also artfully arranged in the martini glass-shaped container.
Choose this handcrafted, customizable collection of heart-shaped wooden messages that tells your mom how much you love her. You can pick the reasons that speak to your mom from 56 options, including “You are my safe space,” “You believed in me before I believed in myself,” and so much more.
This beautiful bracelet allows your mom to wear her children’s or grandchildren’s initials on her wrist. It comes in your choice of brass, 14k gold filled, or sterling silver and features a sweet sparrow and tiny matching discs for the initials.
There’s nothing as special as the bond between a mom and her son. This wooden frame features a sweet poem that will touch her heart, a place for a treasured photo, and a personalized message for mom.
This touching figurine celebrates the love between a mother and her son. Made from hand-painted resin, this eight-inch figurine is ready to display on a shelf, table, or mantel.
Made of 22 karat gold vermeil and sterling silver, this pendant serves as a homage to motherhood and family. The outermost gold vermeil ring represents mom, which encircles a family of smaller sterling silver rings for her children.
Tell your mom you love her with these heart-shaped tea bags. Made in France, these tea bags are charming and sweet, including delicious varieties such as English breakfast, Earl Grey, and white berry.
Choose a gift that will preserve your mom’s favorite family recipe for years to come. This cutting board is made in your choice of maple, walnut, or bamboo and comes personalized with a recipe of your choice.
This candle keeps it simple and sweet, telling your mom thanks for all she does. It features scents reminiscent of home, such as freshly trimmed flowers and breakfast sizzling on Sunday morning.
These sentimental and practical gifts for mom will help show how much you care on her birthday and beyond. Whether you choose a simple thank you candle or a delectable fruit arrangement, she’ll be reminded of the precious bond you share.