Whether you need some ideas for your mother, or need to drop a few well-timed hints of your own, these mom-approved items might be just the ticket.
To Mom, With Love
Let your hoodie do all the talking with this cheeky favorite from One Tough Bitch! Available in three color combos, this loose-fitting comfy sweatshirt comes with a dose of hang-tough attitude. $40
Falling asleep listening to music or meditations just got a lot easier, thanks to SleepPhones. This soft lightweight headband contains two flat speakers, letting even side sleepers get in on the aural action. (Oh, and they’re wireless and Bluetooth-enabled, too.) $99.95
Self-care is more vital than ever in the wake of COVID-19, and having a Therabox subscription delivered to your doorstep can provide a much-needed dose. Created and curated by therapists, this monthly subscription box includes a suggested “happiness activity” along with between six and eight wellness items sure to soothe mind, body, and soul. $34.99/month
In the mood
Choose your own olfactory adventure with Moodo. This smart home diffuser allows you to plug and play various scents based on your mood—with scent capsules ranging from “Sea Breeze” to “Eucalyptus Nights” to “Spice Bouquet.” $99.90
Petal to the metal
Say it with flowers! Set yourself apart from the crowd with a colorful passion flower from Passion Works. Not only are these sculptural flowers made from upcycled aluminum, but they are also made by artists with developmental differences. Do good and look good! $12-$100, depending on size.
Brighten up your home with the chic Halston Vase by The Citizenry. Available in grey, cream, or blush, this clay vase is hand thrown and glazed in Dublin, Ireland. Love the look? Check out the entire Halston line of mugs, pitchers, and bowls. $100
Let it grow
After being cooped up all winter, nothing feels better than getting out into the garden. Avid gardeners and black thumbs alike will find a friend in Daisy Rain Garden System. Each kit contains three “Sprinkler Pots” equipped with their own integrated sprinkler for easy irrigation. Just add water! $119
No/Low Cost Ideas….* Tie a bouquet of flowers from the garden with ribbon and attach a hand-made note
* Create a photo book of your favorite moments together
* Bake a special treat for Mom; if she lives close by, drop off half at her house and share the other half with her live by FaceTime or Zoom