Mother’s Day is fast approaching, and while this doesn’t pose a problem for most folks, it has you a bundle of nerves. You are the lucky child of a mom who has everything she wants. If you ask her what she wants, she simply says she doesn’t want anything but your love. How hard is that to top? Choosing a gift for gift for mom who doesn't want anything doesn’t have to be so difficult. It can be quite easy if you put your mind to it. Take some time to consider her pastimes and the things she holds dear and check out the list below to find the perfect Mother's Day gift for mom who doesn't want anything.
A gift card is a great Mother’s Day gift but there is trick to it. You could go the lazy route and get her a card to somewhere like Amazon, Wal-Mart or Target. While she can get whatever her heart desires, she will probably just spend it on toilet paper and dog food. Try to get her a card that will surprise and delight her. If she loves to read, get her a card for Barnes and Noble. Does she love to cook? Get her a card for Crate and Barrel. A little thought can make a gift card perfect.
Coffee and Tea
Every mom in the world enjoys the occasional cup of coffee or a nice steaming mug of tea. These versatile drinks can both be enjoyed hot or cold and come in a multitude of flavors. There are a bevy of beautiful cups and mugs that accompany them as well. Pile it all together for a great gift basket.
Harvest time means crisp days and chilly nights - a perfect time for a gift of Starbucks coffee and sweet treats.
Chocolates and Candies for a Mom with a Sweet Tooth
What mom doesn’t love a creamy, delicious chocolate or a sweet bit of candy? This may seem a rather ordinary Mother’s Day gift, but it doesn’t have to be. Splurge a little and go for fancy imported chocolates. Do some investigating and find out what her favorite sweets were as a young girl. With just a bit of extra effort you can come up with a chocolate lovers gift basket or a candy bouquet mom will swoon over.
A chocolate lovers dream, this basket has all of Vermont Nut Free's perfect chocolate treats.
Wine and Spirits for a Classy Mom
A glass of wine or a fancy cocktail can be just what the doctor ordered for some moms. Wine baskets come complete with cheeses, nuts, chocolates, and a variety of gorgeous stemware to make the experience decadent.
Send them a luxurious faux-leather golden container filled a bounty of gourmet treats.
Giant Fortune Cookie
For the mom with a sense of humor as big as her sweet tooth, give her a giant fortune cookie. This fun gift is tasty and lasts a while. They come in all different flavors from plain to chocolate and nut dipped, and even candy coated. Don’t forget the fun giant fortune inside to a good Mother’s Day laugh.
A dark chocolate lover's dream, our Giant Fortune Cookie will quickly become their favorite treat!
Let’s face it. Some moms are just practical to the core and for them, nothing says “I love you” like personalized kitchenware. A bedside carafe with her monogramed initials makes her think of you every time she has a sip. Cutting boards, wine bottle holders, and aprons are all fun choices for mom’s monogram. Bakeware is another fun kitchen item to monogram. If mom loves to bake, consider getting her a basket of muffin tins, cake pans, measuring cups and spoons, and even a cookbook by her favorite chef.
Accent a night stand or end table with this distinguished Bedside Water Carafe Set.
Slippers, Nightgowns and Robes for Moms Who Like to Lounge
Any mom who enjoys a relaxing day on the couch or in bed would be tickled pink with a lovely set of slippers and a matching robe or pajamas. You can even have them monogramed for a special touch. Chose her favorite color and fabrics and wrap them with fancy designer wrapping paper to make her feel extra special on her special day.
Sink into blissful comfort with our Personalized White Plush Robe.
Dance Classes, Cooking School, or a Seminar by her Favorite Author
Search the local community college for a class mom would be interested in. Has she always wanted to learn another language? Perhaps she’d love a class in ballroom dancing or a gourmet cooking course. Often, popular authors will give lectures on their recent book release complete with autographed books. Find out something shed like to do and make it happen.
Seeds, Plants, Trees and Gardening Tools
Is mom an avid gardener? Does she love to plant? Get her a gardening tote with digging tools, her favorite seeds and a guidebook of deciduous trees in the area. Your thoughtfulness will send her over the moon and she will think of you fondly as the plants grow larger and larger.
A green thumb's dream come true arrives in this stunning metal planter to brighten their day. Filled with gardening essentails and gourmet treats, this thoughtful gift is sure to delight.
Gifts for the Pet Loving Mom
Some moms love their pets as much as their children. If your mom is a pet mom too, there is a world of gifts you can choose that will make her happy as a clam. Key chains, luggage tags and jewelry with her pet’s likeness will make her smile. Try a pillow or blanket with her pet’s name and likeness so they can cuddle together for an extra special gift.
Give your 4-legged companion a special dish with one of our personalized ceramic pet bowls!
Gifts for the Career Woman Mom
For the mom who works, the gifts are endless, but just like any gift, it is made better with a bit of careful thought. A monogramed business card holder makes a lovely gift for the mom who has everything. Travel tumblers, pen sets, and even USB flash drives can all be monogramed for a personal touch.Getting a gift for the mom who has everything doesn’t have to be expensive. It can be as easy as taking her to lunch and spending an afternoon with her, presenting a simple packet of flower seeds, or a package of her favorite tea. The key is to put some thought into it and let her know you were thinking of her. To ensure she will love it, ask your aunts, uncles and dad what they think she would love and then add your own personal touch to it. No matter what you get her, if it comes from the heart, it’s a gift she will cherish.
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Matt Yheas has been a part of All About Gifts & Baskets for nearly 10 years. He travels the world looking for inspiration on gifts for babies, moms and corporations (seasons change!) Having studied art and design at the Art Institute of San Francisco, he's charged up to make sure you find a great balance between budget and gifts that are meaningful. Have a question? Matt is happy to help.