A mom’s first Mothers Day is special. It is the first time she gets to be celebrated for being a mother. Mothers Day gifts for new moms are not quite the same as gifts for seasoned moms. Mostly, that is because new moms have very different needs than someone who has been a mom for a while. If there is a new mom in your life, here is a mix of functional gift ideas as well as some gorgeous Mothers Day gifts for new moms that will make her first Mothers Day special.
Her first Mother’s Day is such a sweet and special celebration of all the joys that come with having that little person who calls you “Mama.” For those who are just starting their families, to those who may be on baby number four, this Mother’s Day give her the gift of a versatile, high-quality diaper bag, perfect for everyday use from Petunia Pickle Bottom.
Stylish and classic, the Boxy Backpack from Petunia Pickle Bottom is designed for the modern mother. Featuring a zip-out changing station, removable changing pad, and plenty of pockets for diapers and wipes, this bag is literally a mom’s on-the-go command center. With included stroller straps, a wide-open and spacious interior, 2 exterior bottle pockets, and an easy-to-clean interior and exterior, this is the only bag mom will ever need. Beautiful gold hardware, and metal feet for keeping it clean, make this bag both practical and pretty to carry. Mom can wear it as a backpack, crossbody, or tote depending on where her day will take her, and with its simple and attractive style, she will love being able to carry it year-round, and for many years to come.
Make her first Mother’s Day special, whether your little one has arrived or you are simply ripe with anticipation of their arrival, with Ergobaby. Babywearing is such as special and intimate experience between a parent and child, and with Ergobaby you can’t go wrong. Having perfected their baby carriers for the ultimate in ergonomic comfort for both parent and child, Ergobaby is the must-have carrier for new moms. This Mother’s Day check out the all-new Aerloom Ergonomic Baby Carrier from Ergobaby. Featuring an ultralight design with built-in airflow for keeping both mama and baby cool, this carrier is constructed of FormaKnit fabric for the ultimate fit. The curved straps, lumbar support, and zippered pouch will keep parents comfortable and on the go, while the ergonomic positioning in front inward, outward, or back carry positions support baby’s healthy posture and hip placement. Easy to adjust, this lightweight carrier is the only one you will need from birth and beyond for those little ones who simply love being cozy and close.
This Mother’s Day give the expecting mama in your life the gift of comfort and relaxation with the Boppy Total Body Pillow. Plush and contoured to support her growing body, the Boppy Total Body Pillow supports her baby bump, hips, lower back and shoulders all in one. The Total Body Pillow pads your knees and aligns your hips to help alleviate hip and lower back discomfort while simultaneously cradling her belly. The soft and breathable cover is removable and machine washable too. Whether sleeping or simply lounging around, the Boppy Total Body Pillow will help the newest mama in your life rest and relax during her pregnancy making it the perfect first Mother’s Day gift.
This Mother’s Day give the new mama in your life the gift of soft, supple skin for both her and baby. Pregnant and new mothers have so much to be concerned about as it is, give them one less worry with healthy, non-toxic, organic skincare that will soothe dry skin, prevent stretch marks, improve circulation, and even calm eczema and other baby and pregnancy-related skin conditions. The Baby Bump Sensory Set makes the perfect gift this year and contains three of beb Organic’s best-selling serums. The Soothing Serum is perfect for extra sensitive skin and contains a healing probiotic serum for day and night or during eczema flare-ups. The Nurturing Oil is a nourishing face and body oil that can be used day and night full of antioxidants for rejuvenating and brightening you or your baby’s skin. And finally, the Silky Cream is a rich, deep body moisturizer for keeping skin hydrated and healthy, creating a protective and nourishing barrier for the skin. All of these products are great for super sensitive skin and even NICU approved.
This Mother’s Day give the gift of great skin to both mom and baby, along with the peace of mind that the products you are using are healthy, non-toxic, and perfect for all skin types, no matter one’s age. Add in a prenatal massage and you will have a gift she will love.
Looking for unique Mothers Day gifts for new moms? Why not give her something that all moms need, a good night’s sleep! One Fresh Pillow has brought us the pillows of our dreams, and ones that will make mom realize what has been missing in her life.
The Signature Pillow was created so you get the best of both worlds. One side of the pillow is a soft, silky alternative down while the other side is made of supportive shredded memory foam. Whether your mom is a side or back sleeper, she will have the option to simply flip her pillow to have max comfort. One Fresh Pillow takes sleeping through the night one step easier with their subscription options! No more worrying if it is time to replace your pillow. One Fresh Pillow does all that hard thinking for you. The new mom lucky enough to get this gift is going to be thrilled at how well-rested she feels this Mothers Day!
A great gift to add to your Mothers Day gifts for new moms list is the Roo Prenatal Heartbeat Monitor by Hubble Connected. It is always a blessing when you get to hear your baby’s heartbeat so there is no better gift this Mother’s Day. The Roo Prenatal Heartbeat Monitor is simple to use. It gives parents a chance to hear, track, and even save your beautiful, growing baby’s heartbeat starting in the third trimester.
The Roo Prenatal Heartbeat Monitor connects to your smart device and stores recorded heartbeat data. This is perfect because it allows you to share these precious heartbeats with family and friends. It does not require gel during use, which makes for a simpler, cleaner, and quicker method of checking baby’s heartbeat. This monitor is a gift that will make mom fall deeper in love with her little bundle of joy, one heartbeat at a time.
New moms will appreciate receiving a brand new set of quality baby bottles for their little one. The Baby Bottle Bundle by Comotomo is a package that includes two different-sized bottles and nipples with slow, medium, and fast flows. Comotomo has designed their bottles to closely mimic breastfeeding, which helps to reduce bottle rejection and nipple confusion. Made from 100% safe hygienic silicone, these wide-neck bottles allow for easy cleaning and holding. This bundle is available in green or pink. It is one of the perfect functional Mothers Day gifts for new moms.
Looking for a super sweet gift to celebrate Mom’s first Mother’s Day? Made and beautifully designed in France, the Palais De Monceau square by Atelier Choux Paris is not only gorgeous but also quite practical. It is ideal for lightly covering baby, changing diapers anywhere, wiping baby’s face, putting baby on her tummy, protecting your clothes, keeping baby in the shade, swaddling baby, feeding discreetly, or wearing as an elegant scarf, making it not only gorgeous and functional but also one of the sweetest Mothers Day gifts for new moms.
This is by far the softest and most comfortable blanket you will ever feel, which makes it perfect for baby’s delicate skin. Furthermore, it is so incredibly well-made that this blanket will last baby throughout childhood, multiple washes, and wear and tear. Mom and baby will love it.
Moms know that their time is valuable, and choosing suitable, functional, stylish diaper bags is the last thought on their minds. Momkindness is a brand of insightful, stylish products that make great Mothers Day gifts for new moms. Their purpose is to give back to the community, so for every purchase Momkindess donates a portion of their proceeds to Every Mother Counts, an organization that works to make pregnancy and childbirth safe for everyone, everywhere.
Their stylish Change It Up Clutch is a classic, simple diaper clutch that is chic and functional. No one would guess that you are toting a changing pad, diapers, and wipes inside this stylish cross-body bag. The added bonus is that mom can use this versatile bag way beyond the baby years – it just may become her forever clutch. Regardless of which bag you choose, Momkindness will make mom’s journey with her little one a lot simpler.
Guru Nanda’s purpose is to guide people to live well by giving people the knowledge and tools to live better. They offer essential oils, humidifiers, diffusers, and forehead thermometers. Their compact Tru+Med Contact-Less Infrared Forehead Thermometer is a portable infrared thermometer that reads temperature quickly and hygienically. It is equipped with infrared technology and a highly sensitive scanner to identify & detect fever. Just point it at the temple, wait for the beep, and get accurate results quickly without any hassle.
It also has an analog LCD screen, a one-button measurement design, and can switch between Fahrenheit and Celsius. The electronic thermal scanner automatically shuts off when idle for 60 seconds to save battery life. It stores up to 32 readings which helps mom conveniently monitor any temperature change for baby. Guru Nanda believes health and wellness are a right, not a privilege. When there is a sick baby at home, it is essential to have the right equipment so you can get accurate readings and have peace of mind, which is why the Tru+Med Contact-Less Infrared Forehead Thermometer is on the list of Mothers Day gifts for new moms.
Salt rocks are known for purifying the air and relieving stress – something all mothers could benefit from. The Rectangle Himalayan Rock Salt Lamp is a modern take on a traditional salt rock that adds class to any space while also providing health benefits including fighting fatigue, anxiety, and insomnia. This salt lamp includes two lightbulbs with a dimmer switch to control the ambiance. d’aplomb also has created beautifully unique Himalayan rock salt lamps in the shape of a rose, which also makes for great Mothers Day gifts for new moms!
Get that new mom in your life a new vessel from Chalkfulloflove for her to enjoy her coffee, tea, or other favorite beverage. (If you are a planner, you can even think ahead and pick up a gift for dad at the same time, stashing it away for Father’s Day in June!)
The Mama Bear + Papa Bear Mug Set, available separately as well, is just what you need to bring a smile to your favorite mom’s face this year. The 15-ounce ceramic Mama Bear mug is simple, yet stylish. The grey shiny interior is a beautiful contrast to the modern matte white exterior, and the gold hand-lettered design is double-sided. Mom will enjoy her new mug and everyone else will know who is “head bear” at all times. Plus, when buying Mothers Day gifts for new moms, you cannot go wrong with gifts that help them stay caffeinated! Make mom feel extra special this year with a thoughtful gift from Chalkfulloflove.
Want to give fool-proof Mothers Day gifts for new moms this Mother’s Day? You cannot go wrong with a GoSili Travel Mug along with some of her favorite coffee. Remember, caffeine is never a bad gift for a new mom (or any mom for that matter!).
Available in four solid colors and three decorated prints, these mugs are the only silicone coffee cups on the market without a plastic lid. They are so good that mom will likely begin getting rid of all the other coffee mugs in her home and replace them with GoSili mugs once she uses this one. Made of 100% platinum European grade silicone and 100% plastic-free with an embedded stainless steel ring that makes them strong enough to grip without collapsing, these mugs are microwaveable, stylish, and will fit in your car’s cupholder.
Picking out Mothers Day gifts for new moms should be fun and exciting because it is an exciting time in the life of a mother. From bottles to diaper bags, there is no shortage of things new moms need so there is no shortage of gifts you can give her. No matter what you choose, mom is going to love it because you have taken the time to choose something with love so that in and of itself makes it perfect.
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