What are the best gifts for a mom in 2021 that can actually be useful? A lot of thought goes into gift-giving, especially for a mom coz there is no one size fits all gifts for moms. Some moms like cooking, while others like gardening, and some drink. And most of the time, you never know what a mom wants and we end up buying flowers, or a kitchen appliance or a beauty product. Here are some thoughtful unique gifts you can pick to make a mom happy or at least help to spark some ideas.
Almost all of them listed here are available on Amazon and some can be found elsewhere too. You can find gifts at every price point right from under 25$ up to 500$. They make the best option for birthdays, mother’s day, anniversaries, or any casual occasions and for each type of mom who’s guaranteed to love these mom gifts.
Best gifts for each type of mom on any occasion
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1. Best gifts for a mom who is into healthy eating
For a mom who loves to enjoy guilt-free fried food, an air fryer is a great gift option. It has a good review and actually makes fries taste light but crisp. This is going to be a great add on to the kitchen for a mom who is health-conscious.
2. For a busy mom who can get help with chores
Cleaning is time-consuming. Anything that helps a mom with cleaning is a wonderful gift. Save her time by gifting her the best robot vacuum cleaner – iRobot Roomba i7+. Being a busy mom I loved this gift from my husband. It helps me on a daily basis especially with two tiny tots the house is always a mess. Roomba comes to the rescue of my sanity when I need help with cleaning with the ability to map the house and be controlled on a smartphone making it just simple.
3. Best gifts for a yogi mom
For a mom who loves yoga in her daily routine, a sturdy reliable yoga mat is the best gift. This premium yoga mat is lightweight, reversible and non-slip making it great for yoga & pilates.
4. For a mom who is obsessed with her hairstyle
Revlon hairdryer has been trending on amazon with 5-star reviews and it is the best gift for a mom who is obsessed with her hair.
5. Best gifts for the mom who is a foodie
To the mom who is cooking up a storm, Instant Pot helps her to reduce hours in front of the stove. This do-it-all appliance helps with pressure cooking, slow cooking, yoghurt making, steaming and more.
6. To the mom who is a cleaning freak
This pressurized steam cleaner can help a mom clean every surface at every place possible without using any harmful chemicals.
7. Best gifts for a mom who likes to read
Being a mom of two, I cannot imagine my day without an electronic book to read while I am nursing or making my kids sleep. Lightweight, high-resolution display, glare-free screen & built-in adjustable light makes Kindle white paper a classic gift for a mom who can relax reading anywhere.
8. To the mom who is always commuting
There is a reason why this can be one of the good gifts for a mom always. It keeps the drink icy cold and her coffee hot for hours. The best part of this Stainless steel Thermos is it has an insulated stainless steel tea tumbler with 2 lids and is leakproof.
9. Unique gifts for mom who likes to knit
To all the moms who can relax using a hobby and loves to knit, this knitting bag can be a good gift. It has extra pockets to conveniently store the crochet hooks, knitting needles, yarn, patterns and accessories.
Other gifts that can be good gifts for a mom who loves art:
10. To the mom who is a coffee lover
If she likes her coffee made at home, this compact espresso machine is a great gift for a mom.
11. Best gift for a mom who likes counting her steps
To the mom who needs the motivation to track her activity and help her count her steps, Fitbit Charge is the best fit helping her have a community to help keep her going.
12. To a mom who deserves to relax
To the one who is waiting to get into a hot tub to relax, these bath bombs with essential oils help a great deal.
13. Unique gifts to a mom who deserves to sleep in luxury
To the mom who needs an upgrade to her pyjamas and deserves to sleep in luxury, these pyjamas are a great gift.
14. Unique gifts for a dog mom
To the mom who likes to multitask and yet take her dog out for a walk, this leash is a good option. She can practically respond to emails while wearing this SparklyPets leash and being hands-free.
15. For a cat mom
For a cat mom, this cat scratching accessory is recommended by a lot of cat owners.
16. Unique gifts for mom who loves to bake
To the baker mom, this baking essentials set is a great option for gifting.
17. Best gifts for a mom who loves bags
This shoulder tote is stylish and also a good option for travel.
18. Best gifts for a mom with a newborn
For a new mom who has a lot of night feedings, this glider is a perfect gift that will be appreciated. The bonus ottoman can be used to relax and rest up when she can.
Other helpful posts for a new mom:
- Things I wish I knew while preparing to breastfeed a newborn
- Things that a new mom needs after having a baby
19. To the mom who has toddlers
To the mom who has a toddler with meltdowns and unpredictable tantrums, you got this! and here is a fun gift that will be appreciated by a toddler mom.
Other helpful posts for a mom with toddler
- Best toys for toddlers that can keep them occupied and help with their development
- Easy & simple toddler activities at home
- Toddler & Baby friendly healthy recipes that you can try
20. Best gifts for a mom with teenagers
Well, no one is judging. This mom has a teenager & she deserves noise cancellation headphones once in a while to that peace!
21. Good gifts for a mom who just became a mom again
From a mom who has two kids, I cannot sleep without this little machine making white noise! This is a thoughtful gift you can give a mom who deserves the kind of sleep a mom needs.
22. Unique gifts for mom who doesn’t want anything
To the mom who never gets to drink her coffee hot, here is the best gift you can give. This temperature control Smart Mug keeps her coffee at the desired temperature at any time of the day.