There’s something about buying a gift for moms that feels extra difficult. You want it to be useful, meaningful, and something she would see as too much of a splurge to get for herself. And while she would love a crayon drawing from her children, a kid-free morning for a solo workout—or let’s be honest, to sleep in well past breakfast—that’s not quite the note you’re trying to hit with this present. The goal: Find a unique gift she might not have thought to ask for and that she’ll gush over.
Whether shopping for your own mother, a mother-like figure in your life, or the mother to your children, these thoughtfully priced gifts are here to spark creativity and save the day if you are out of ideas this holiday season.