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Mother’s Day is quickly approaching (May 12th!) and if you’re still looking for something special for the moms in your life, Triad Moms on Main has got you covered.  Our team has compiled a Mother’s Day Gift Guide sure to please at all price points.

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide for the First Time Mom

There are many angles you could take on purchasing a Mother’s Day Gift for a first-time mom.  She may be looking for a group of like-minded women in the same stage of life, in which case, a membership to the Mom League Newborn Series or Playgroups would be the perfect fit.  If you’re purchasing for a mom-to-be or mom of a newborn, something thoughtful and useful will be a hit nursing-friendly pajamas  (Amazon option linked here) and/or a robe will be put to great use, paired with a large, spill proof tumbler and slippers (another option here) then add a gift card to a food delivery service or a local restaurant as the cherry on top. Spoil her!  She deserves it! 

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Mother’s Day Gifts to Pamper Her

Every mother deserves to be pampered no matter what stage of motherhood she’s currently in so while you’re serving her breakfast in bed present her with her favorite self-care essentials.  Whether it be a day at the spa, a heavenly Fulton & Roark Fragrance, or simply an at home self care session complete with Dazzle Dry Nail Systemeye mask massager, foot bath, her favorite lotion and lip mask, show her how valued and cared for she is.  Unsure of where to begin?  Give her a gift card for the ultimate spa day.  Check out Triad Moms on Main Salons & Spas directories for a comprehensive list of places she’ll be delighted to experience.  

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide for the Sentimental Mom

Mother’s Day Gifts for the Sentimental Mom are always fun to shop for.  If she loves jewelry, Made by Mary and Figu have tasteful and minimal ways for her to showcase her love for her children and/or grandchildren.  If you aren’t often together, a digital frame (Skylight, Nixplay or Frameo) is a great way to keep her updated on what’s going on in her loved ones lives.  Another sentimental gift for those who want their stories recorded is Storyworth.  A weekly prompt is sent directly to her and she can write her response and at the end of the year a book will have been created.  This will be a keepsake for generations to come.  

Mother’s Day Gifts for the Foodie Mom

Whether you have a Foodie Mom in your life, or just a mom who needs a break from the kitchen, these next ideas are going to put you in the winner’s circle.  Having prepared dinners that are nutritious and comforting for an “easy button” dinner on those busy nights she’s juggling everyone’s schedule is a must!  Below are a few places that do the work for you! 

If learning new techniques or experimenting with new cuisines is her passion, consider a cooking class you can do together! 


Mother’s Day Gift Guide for the Fashionista

For the mom who loves to shop, offer to keep the kids and encourage her to gather her gal pals to have a shopping spree (on you!).  Gift cards to local boutiques are a great way to show the mom(s) in your life how much you love and cherish her.  Below are a few of our favorite boutiques in the Triad. 


Mother’s Day Gifts for the Bevvie Lady

Is there a mom you’re buying for this year that always has a beverage (or three) within arm’s reach?  The Bevvie Lady is always well prepared to hydrate throughout the day.  She has her water bottle, her coffee and probably a smoothie or La Croix, buzzing through life.  Below are a few ideas that will make her hydration practices a breeze. 

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide for the Active Mama

The Active Mama Mother’s Day gift can be as simple or complex as you want to make it.  A new workout set and crossbody bag will make her feel good even before she starts her workout.  A gift card to a class pass at her favorite gym or fitness studio (Synergy, Pure Barre, F45, Fit4Mom) will make her heart soar.  And for those of you who really want to go all out, get her the Oura ring to enhance her health journey. 

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide for the Mom Who Won’t Tell You What She Wants

Either the mom you’re shopping for already has it all or is tight lipped about what she wants!  Instead of losing sleep over the perfect gift for her to open, give her the gift of experience!  A few ideas of experiences she will treasure for a lifetime are listed below! 


A few more ideas: 

  • Professional House Cleaning/Organizing (Organized Jill, Righty Tidy)
  • Flower Delivery Monthly Subscription
  • Kindle
  • Coupons from you/the kids 
  • Clothing Subscriptions Boxes


To round out this Mother’s Day Gift Guide, let us know if the comments what you want for Mother’s Day!