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Best Gifts for Mom on Mother’s Day

Best Gifts for Mom on Mother's Day

FreeEvery time Mother’s Day comes around, many go extra miles to shower their moms with the best gifts to express gratitude and after that, everyone goes their way till the next Mother’s day, you will agree with me that mothers deserve to be appreciated every day of their lives and not just on days set aside to celebrate them like it’s going to be done on May 13 this year.

On this day, it is advised to buy gifts not only for your birth moms but also for every type of mom in your life, whether your wife, Godmother, stepmother or grandmother, they all deserve to be celebrated.

This year’s Mother’s day falls on a Sunday so you still have the time to get something special for her. And in case you’re having trouble trying to figure out what to get your mom this year, don’t worry, you’re reading the right post. I have put together the best gifts for mom on Mother’s day 2018, to be frank, we cannot thank our moms enough no matter how hard we try.

We all know every mother is different, so I tried to offer something for every type of mom:

Active Mother

It is important to stay healthy. If your mom is the type that works out or simply likes to keep in shape, here are some Mother’s Day fitness gift ideas for her.

1. Earphones

Beats Earphones from Amazon
Courtesy of Amazon


To buy: Amazon $45.59, Jumia N4,790, ShopStyle $99.95


2. Pair of Leggings

Courtesy of Amazon


To buy: Amazon $3.99


Running shoes

Get them: Amazon $24.99, ShopStyle $24.99, Jumia ₦ 2,950


Get them: Amazon, ShopStyle $19.97, Jumia ₦ 4,000

Water bottles

This will keep her hydrated during a workout

Buy here: Jumia

Yoga Mat

Used for Yoga

To buy: ShopStyle $60, Jumia

Traveler Mother

Apart from surprising your mom with first-class ticket for her trip, you can get her some amazing gifts to make her look chic, savvy and travel with ease and funny enough you don’t have to spend much.

Luggage cover

Let your mom earn miles and miles of smiles with beautiful covers for her items of luggage

 To buy:  Amazon $18.99, ShopStyle (Click images above) Jumia 

Crossbody bag

It also serves as the anti-theft bag, your mom will be prepared in style for her travels with this sleek, stylish crossbody bag.

To buy: ShopStyle $19.97, Jumia

Cosmetic/ jewellery bag

Cosmetic jewellery bag

This item serves two purposes, it has a compartment for her cosmetics and another for her pieces of jewellery. I’m sure she will love it.

To buy: Jumia ₦ 2,834,

Packing Cubes

To buy: Amazon $17.99, ShopStyle $24.99, Jumia

Travel mug

Don’t you think she will love travel mugs she can use for drinking hot beverages, such as coffee, hot chocolate, soup, or tea, especially when they are beautifully decorated? I took time to select these ones for you.

To buy: Amazon $29.97, ShopStyle (Click images above), Jumia



If you are in Nigeria, you can get the best and durable backpacks from Jansport

To buy: ShopStyle $393


Mom has to work with time in order not to miss her flight, right? gorgeous watches makes time work even better

To buy: Amazon $25.00, ShopStyle $23.19, Jumia

Solid perfume

Travel pillow

Get mom a neck supportive pillow from Amazon $10.99

If mom is going on a one week vacation or trip, you can help her pack light by following these easy packing tips

Foodie Mother

Glasss set, Coffeemaker, Blender, Knife set, New pots, Cutting board, Pretty apron, Rolling pin, Wineglass

Crafty Mother

When I say crafty, I don’t mean to be a sly or being cunny. If your mother is crafty then she loves craft works. You should get her things like Colouring book, Paint water mugs, Paintbrushes, Knitting kits, Craft jewellery, Craft wall decor

Book Loving Mother


My Mother’s kitchen by Henry Holt and Co.

New way to bake by Clarkson Potter

Women in sunlight by Crown


Literary bag, Literary-themed pillow, Pillow for hands-free reading, Kindle Paperwhite, Bookish bath products, Bookish necklace

Every Other Mother

Ring box, duvet, skin/hair care products, gym bag, make up brushes, sunglasses, champagne, chocolate box, silk scarf

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With these few points of mine I believe I’ve been able to convice but not confuse you that these are the best gifts for mom this Mother’s day.

(4) Comments

  1. Phiyah says:

    I love the way you made the list, different things to different people who actually need it, nice post dear

    1. Thanks dearie, it is easier to find something nice this way

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