Looking for some birthday gifts for your mom? Do you feel like she’s a little hard to buy for? Don’t worry – you’re not alone! Many times, a mom can be difficult to buy gifts for because she doesn’t often express what she wants. She may put the needs of her family before her own, and therefore, doesn’t tell her secret desires. Or she may not relish the idea of turning a year older, so she would rather just ignore the day. But you know you can’t just let the day slip by without letting her know how special she is to you.
A mom deoesn’t have an easy job and it’s certainly not a 9 to 5 one. She is there to help however she can and encourage you along the way. Sometimes it may seem like a thankless job until she gets a special gift or note from one of her kids, expressing their appreciation for all she has done. That can make all the difference. I have received some very special sentiments from my kids in notes and cards, and they have been some of the best gifts I could have received.
Here’s some ideas for gifts for her.
If your mom enjoys getting new clothes, but you don’t feel like you can pick something out that she would like, consider giving her a gift certificate to her favorite store (or mall) so that she can choose something she wants.
Time to Pamper
All moms are working moms, whether she works outside the home or at home. And she may enjoy some time to relax and pamper herself. She might like a gift that gives her a day at the spa, where she can have time for just her. Or, if she doesn’t really like to go to the spa, give her a gift basket filled with items to help her recreate “a day at the spa” at home.
Your mom will appreciate the gift of your time. You can either offer to do something for her that she has been putting off (like spring cleaning part of the house ) or just spend an afternoon together. You can go to lunch or even take her on a picnic. Take a walk or a drive. I think it’s the fact that you want to spend time with her that is special, and not so much what you do.
Moms love gift baskets! It’s a gift that comes beautifully presented and she will love having “many gifts in one.” Most baskets are filled with different gourmet treats and it’s fun to try them all! We have some delightful birthday gift baskets for women here at Gift Expressions. Some are filled with delicious goodies and others include special sentiments. Still others have some luxurious spa products. You know your mom best. Choose one that she will enjoy. It will be a gift she will remember for a long time.
Here’s just a few of the baskets we offer for a birthday gift.
You Take The Cake
3 boxes of delicious goodies make this “layer cake” the perfect gift!
Includes “The Guide to Better Birthdays,” a book of
inspirational quotes, poems and ideas plus some
For A Very Special Lady
Lots of gourmet treats plus a A beautiful hand painted wooden keepsake plaque that reads “Love, Laughter and Friends are always welcome here.”
Just For Her
Spa products and chocolates – a winning combination!