Best Mother’s Day Gift Ideas 2022

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Every Type of Mom

Mother's Day

Mother’s Day is a special day to celebrate and honor the women who brought us here. We made a comprehensive list of Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for ALL kinds of Moms so that you can make all the mamas in your life feel extra special this year. Grab a sentimental gift for your best friend, your grandmother, and that special someone you’ve always looked up to.

We’ve got gift ideas for moms who love to cook, moms who love to adventure, and every mom in between. Whether she’s a first-time mom, a mom with a green thumb, or someone who needs a little help in the kitchen, she is someone who deserves to be showered with appreciation on this special day! Check out our Mother’s Day Gift Guide, and keep all the moms in your life in mind as you read through these mother’s day gift ideas for every kind of mom.

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for New Moms

New Mom Nap Kit

mother's day gift idea nap kit

If there is one thing we know about a new mama, it’s that she could probably use a nap! Create a personalized nap kit so the first-time mama in your life can get some quality time to herself. First, grab a plush Cozy Bathrobe so she can lounge in comfort. Next, include a set of noise-blocking earbuds and a satin sleep mask. This way, the new mama can get some undisturbed, high-quality sleep. We love these  Musicozy Sleep Headphones because they double as noise-blocking earbuds and a nice sleep mask. Include a cute bottle of melatonin gummies and put it all together for the nap kit of this new mama’s dreams!

Mom’s Night Off Gift Certificate

mom night off gift certificate

Give the new mom in your life a whole night off this mother’s day! Include a ‘gift certificate’ for sitting services -free of charge. Buy her a gift card to her favorite restaurant and give that mama the gift of a night to herself! 

Meals to Her Door

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Being a first-time mom can be pretty overwhelming. The new baby often takes up all of mama’s attention. So much so that sometimes new mamas forget to take care of themselves! Before you know it, it’s 5 PM, and that brand new mama just realized she hasn’t even taken the time to eat! Having meals delivered to her door is a great mother’s day gift idea for the new mama in your life. Send easy, ready-to-cook meals right to her doorstep with Dream Dinners. You can send her one meal, meals for a week, and even meals for the entire month. However many meals you decide to ship, we know the new mama in your life will greatly appreciate it. 

Gift Cards

mother's day gift cards

A gift card is the perfect mother’s day gift for a first-time mom. Sending a gift card allows mom to have mother’s day her way!  We’ve compiled some great Mother’s Day gift card ideas to spoil the new mom in your life exactly the way she wants it.

  • Amazon gift card
  • Target gift card
  • Buy Buy Baby gift card
  • Visa gift card
  • Dream Dinners gift card
  • Spa gift card
  • Starbucks gift card
  • Department store gift card

New Baby Supplies

mother's day gift ideas baby supplies

New Moms receive a lot of new baby supplies during their baby shower. But what about after? Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to re-stock the new mom in your life with fresh supplies for the baby! Gift mom a baby supply box filled with essentials she will appreciate. Here is a list of some baby essentials that are great to include this mother’s day with your baby supply box.

  • Diapers
  • Wipes
  • Burb cloths
  •  Shampoo
  • Baby powder
  • New clothes
  • Teething rings
  • Toys

First Mother’s Day Gift Frame

first mother's day gift frame

If you’re looking to get something sentimental for mother’s day, then this First Mother’s Day Frame is the perfect gift idea. Print a precious photo of the new mama with her baby and showcase it in a personalized mother’s day frame from Personal Creations. 

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Moms Who Love to Cook

Does your Mom thrive in the kitchen? Is there a mama in your life who is a self-proclaimed Chef? If so, you’re in luck! We’ve compiled the best mother’s day gift ideas for all the moms in your life who love to cook.

Air Fryer

mother's day gift ideas air fryer

An Air Fryer is the best Mother’s Day gift for any mom that loves to cook. Air fryers are all the craze lately, and for a good reason. What you may have thought was just a fad is definitely here to stay! If the mom in your life who loves to cook doesn’t have an air fryer, then this is the perfect Mother’s Day gift for her.

Air fryers are fantastic for several reasons. First, it’s a healthy alternative to traditional frying. For example, it cuts calories by 70-80% and has less fat than the conventional cooking method. Second, it’s super easy to use. Third, it’s small enough to fit on the countertop. Finally, it’s the hottest cooking trend around! This Mother’s Day gift idea will have the Chef in your life creating new recipes and having a blast in the kitchen. 


mother's day gift crockpot

A Crock-Pot is another great Mother’s Day gift idea for moms who love to cook. More specifically, we love this slow cooker available on Amazon for only $39.99. Pair this Mother’s Day gift with a Dream Dinners gift card to give mom the ultimate cooking experience. Many Dream Dinners cook deliciously in a crockpot. Mom will love the aromas of all-day cooking in the house when she gets home from a long day. Additionally, we’ve got all the crockpot cooking tips to include in your Mother’s Day gift!

Personalized Apron

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A personalized apron from Bed Bath and Beyond will have mom feeling extra special this Mother’s Day. Buy mom an embroidered kitchen apron with her name on it. Her new fashion accessory will allow her to make a mess in the kitchen without making a mess on her clothes. Customize the apron just the way she likes to make this gift extra sentimental for mom. Another great gift idea is matching aprons for mama and her littles! They can have a blast in the kitchen together with their brand-new matching aprons. 

Cookware Set

mother's day cookware set

Everyone who loves to cook can appreciate a lovely new set of cookware. This Premium Ninja Cookware Set is the perfect Mother’s Day gift for moms who love to cook. Buy mom this 12-piece cookware set that is hard-anodized, nonstick, durable, and oven safe to make her day this mother’s day. Here is what’s included: 8-inch fry pan, 10.25-Inch fry pan with glass lid, 12-inch fry pan with glass lid, 1.5-quart saucepan with glass lid, 2.5-quart saucepan with glass lid, 3-quart saute pan with glass lid and an 8-quart stockpot with glass lid.

Dream Dinners Gift Card

Dream Dinners gift card for mother's day

A Dream Dinners gift card is the perfect Mother’s Day gift for moms who love to cook. This is especially true if you pair it with a new cooking utensil or cookware set. Double your Mother’s Day gift by providing mom with delicious meals to break in her new kitchenware. With a gift card, mom has the freedom to choose the meals she wants, however, she likes them. She will be so excited to get cooking when you level up her gift with a Dream Dinners gift card

Glass Spice Jars

glass spice jars mothers day gift

These glass spice jars are an adorable Mother’s Day gift for moms who like to get creative in the kitchen. The AOZITA set from Amazon comes with 24 square empty glass spice jars, 24 shaker lids, 24 metal caps, and 2 kinds of waterproof spice jar labels. This gift comes with everything mom needs to create the spice rack of her dreams. AOZITA’s spice jars are made from high-quality lead-free durable glass. Clear glass allows mom to have a look at each spice. The modern shape designs fit any spice rack, cabinet, organizer, drawer, and kitchen! Add a little spice to her Mother’s Day with this adorable Mother’s Day Gift. 

Waffle Maker

mini waffle maker

This Mother’s Day gift idea is for moms who love breakfast. Buy an adorable mini maker for the mom in your life who loves to cook. This Dash mini maker is a cute and affordable mother’s day gift. For just $12.99, you can gift mom the cutest kitchen accessory in her favorite color. This mini waffle maker goes beyond waffles, too! Mom can make her favorite breakfast classics. Or, she can get creative with waffled hash browns, cookies, etc. Any batter can be used in this cute little waffle maker. The mini maker is portable and perfect for bringing on the go, and it’s small enough to fit any kitchen counter. Mom will love this unique mother’s day gift!

7Cellars Wine Gift Set

Mother's Day wine gift set

Cooking and wine go together like peanut butter and jelly. If the mom in your life who loves to cook also loves to sip on wine, then this is the best mother’s day gift for her. Order The Farm Collection gift set from 7Cellars for mom this mother’s day. The 3-pack includes one bottle of 7Cellars The Farm Collection Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon, one bottle of 7Cellars The Farm Collection Monterey Pinot Noir, and one bottle of 7Cellars The Farm Collection Arroyo Seco Chardonnay.

Use discount code DREAMDINNERS for 40% off your 7Cellars purchase. This is another great gift to pair with a Dream Dinners gift card. Why? Because our very own Chef Laura has paired our Spring dinners with these delicious wines to create the ultimate dining experience. We’ve also got some recipes to use the wines in cooking up on the blog. Mom’s taste buds will be highly grateful for this mother’s day gift!


Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Busy Moms

mothers day gift ideas for busy moms

Do you have a mom in your life who is always on the go? It can be hard to find moments for yourself as a busy mom. Here at Dream Dinners, we understand this. So, we’re sharing some mother’s day gift ideas for busy moms to help make their lives a little less busy!

Family Planner

mothers day gift ideas for busy moms

Any planner from Erin Condren is a wonderful mother’s day gift for any busy mom. They have planners for every type of style and schedule. Find a planner that helps the busy mama make the most of each day. Choose between weekly, daily, and monthly planners. Or, grab our personal favorite planner, the family planner. Help mom organize the entire family with both a parent planner and a kids planner! 

Dinner to Her Door

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One of the best things you can do for a busy mom is free up some time on her calendar. Show a busy mom you care this Mother’s Day by taking something off her plate and having dinner ready to cook and delivered to her door. Give her the gift of easy, delicious meals the entire family will love. Choose between various ways to gift Dream Dinners this Mother’s Day.

Ship three delicious dinners directly to her door through Dream Dinners delivered. If you’re placing your own order, add an extra meal or two to your monthly order to gift. If you want to give more, place a home delivery order for a month of meals from one of our assembly kitchens. The busy mom in your life will appreciate this sentimental gift! Is the busy mom in your life a little picky in the kitchen? Buy her a Dream Dinners gift card so she can choose the meals she wants. 

Luxury Bathtub Caddy

mothers day gift idea for busy moms

Luxury Bathtub Caddy is a perfect gift to help the busy mama in your life enjoy a little relaxation. This luxury bathtub caddy adjusts to any size bathtub. It is the ideal gift for any mom that loves a relaxing bath and could use a little me time. 


mothers day gift idea kindle

Grab mom a kindle this Mother’s Day, so she can read her favorite books on the go. A kindle allows her to add all of her favorite books to one easily portable place. This kindle is easy on the eyes, waterproof, and perfect for any busy mom who loves to read. 

High-Quality Headphones

mothers day gift ideas for busy moms headphones

A pair of high-quality headphones are a great mother’s day gift idea for busy moms on the go. Purchase mom a pair of headphones so she can listen to her favorite podcasts, books, and music while she does her daily tasks. Airpods are a great choice if she doesn’t already have them. These trendy headphones will automatically connect to all of her apple devices, making listening more effortless than ever. 

Date Box Subscription

DateBox Club subscription

A Date Box Club subscription is a unique and sentimental gift that is great for busy moms. It can be hard to pencil in a date night with your special someone when you have a hectic schedule. DateBox Club makes it easier for couples to spend quality time together. They send a high-quality, creative date night right to your door each month. As the original date night experts, they create every box to help couples do something new and fun together. Use discount code dreamdinners20 for 20% off a 3-month subscription to DateBox Club!

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Artsy Moms

These Mother’s Day gift ideas are for moms who love to get crafty. Get the artsy mom in your life a gift she will truly appreciate this year!


mother's day gift ideas for artsy moms cricut

This is number one on our gift guide for artsy moms for several reasons. First, it’s one of the most sought-after gifts for anyone who loves to craft. If a crafty mom in your life doesn’t own a Cricut, then this is by far the best mother’s day gift for her. The Cricut is a machine designed for home crafters. This machine is the ultimate tool to make DIY projects beautiful, fun, and easy. Mom will have a blast crafting, designing, and creating with her brand new Cricut.

There are a few different options when purchasing a Cricut for the artsy mom in your life. The Cricut Maker is the standard edition. You can also buy the Cricut Explore Air 2 or the Cricut Maker 3. Whichever you decide to purchase, we guarantee the artsy mom in your life will be filled with joy when she receives this incredible mother’s day gift. 

Cricut Accessories

mothers day gift accessories for artsy moms

Does the artsy mom in your life already own a Cricut? Do not fret! There are endless Cricut accessories she would greatly appreciate this mother’s day. We’ve compiled a list of Cricut accessories that you can easily order on Amazon for Mother’s Day this year. 

Any of these Cricut accessories are a great Mother’s Day gift idea to level up the craft time for the artsy mom in your life!

Acrylic Paint Set

gift idea for artsy moms paint set

An Acrylic Paint Set is a beautiful gift idea for any mom who loves to paint. This Arteza Acrylic Paint Set is the perfect Mother’s Day Gift for artsy moms. The set comes with 60 colors, a storage box, and rich pigment, non-fading, non-toxic metallic paints. It’s the perfect set for artists, hobby painters, and crafty moms alike. Gift mom the paint set of her dreams so she can paint the day away this Mother’s Day.

Wine & Paint Class

mother's day wine and paint class

This unique mother’s day gift idea will be a blast for any artsy mom. She will have the time of her life as she sips on wine and paints the night away at an artist-led class! Most cities offer these fun and unique classes. Do a quick google search for a class that’s close to mom. Grab a seat for mom or grab two so you can enjoy a night of painting together!

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Adventurous Moms

mothers day gift ideas for adventurous moms

We’ve got plenty of mother’s day gift ideas for moms who love an adventure. Whether she’s a camper, a hiker, or someone who just loves to seek a good thrill, we’ve got a mother’s day gift she is sure to love. 

Sports Water Bottle

mothers day gift ideas for adventurous moms

A high-quality sports water bottle is a highly underrated gift. This is a mother’s day gift that any adventure-seeker will use daily. This Iron Flask Sports Water Bottle is leak-proof and vacuum insulated. So, she can use it for coffee, soup, water, or whatever fits the thrill she is seeking that day!

Another great option is this Hydro-Flask Reusable Water Bottle with a Straw Lid. It’s incredibly durable, so it will make it through any of mom’s adventures. This reusable water bottle gets bonus points because it keeps beverages cold for up to 24 hours and hot for up to 12, making it total water bottle goals. Our final option is excellent for moms who need to store a lot of water. Grab this 1 Gallon Water Bottle to ensure mom stays extra hydrated on her adventures.

Camping Gear

mothers day gift ideas camping gear

Do you have a mom in your life that loves to camp? Grab her some camping gear for mother’s day this year! We love this camping chair from Amazon that is perfect for sitting by the fire. You could also buy mom a new air mattress to be nice and cozy on her camping trips. Looking for more ideas on camping gear that you can gift mom this mother’s day? Check out this article by The Manual with some of the best camping gear ideas.

Portable Grill

mothers day gift ideas portable grill

Portable grills are an absolute game-changer for adventure-seekers. They make camping trips tastier than ever! We love this Cuisinart Portable Tabletop Grill as a Mother’s Day gift idea for any mom who loves to camp. This petite tabletop grill has foldaway legs, so it’s perfect for bringing on the go, no matter where you go. It can cook 8 burgers, 8 steaks, 6 to 10 chicken breasts, or 4 pounds of fish. So, the entire family will be eating well on mom’s next trip. The grill sets up in seconds, making a campfire dinner easier than ever! 

Travel Ready Meals

mothers day gift ideas travel ready meals

Travel-ready meals are essential for all adventure lovers. Whether you’re going camping, on a family vacation, or taking a road trip, bringing Dream Dinners along will save time and money on your next trip. That’s why we recommend a Dream Dinners gift card for the adventure-loving mom in your life. Allow her to pick which meals she would like to take on her next trip and order them at her own convenience. Point her towards this blog to see exactly how she can use Dream Dinners on the go. Fill a cooler up with our frozen ready-to-cook meals, and they will be ready to throw on the grill when dinner hits at the campsite!

The Ultimate Mother’s Day Gift

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Here at Dream Dinners, we understand the importance of spending quality time with loved ones. We know the best gift you can give any mom this Mother’s Day is quality time! No matter what you decide to get the mamas in your life, we know they will appreciate the token of love and appreciation for all that they do. Don’t know what to cook for mom this Mother’s Day? Place an order with Dream Dinners to get delicious Mother’s Day eats like our Creamy Chicken Risotto and our Baked Penne Chicken Alfredo