What Mommy Really Wants

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and I couldn’t be more excited. Not only is this my first Mother’s Day as a mom, but this is the first time my mom, my birth-mom, and my mother-in-law will get to celebrate Grandmother’s Day! Okay…. whoo saah… I’m back

Have you ever found yourself racking your brain to try to figure out what you should get the most important woman in your life for as a gift? No matter what the holiday; this is me. I’m at a complete loss, and I’m a horrible gift giver. I can’t keep a straight face to save my life. So while browsing the kitchen supply section at my local grocery store, I got to thinking… What would I want to receive for Mother’s Day? What do I need for the house or myself? Hmmmm…


Here is a list compiled of various items and ideas to fit any budget to find the perfect gift for that special lady in your life.

Who Wants Flowers?

It’s the first thing that you see when you walk in to the gift department at most stores. They can seem so over done, and tend to wilt after just a few days. But this 24K gold finished Rose will last for many Mother’s Days to come. Each rose measures 11-12 inches in length and comes complete in a decorative gift box and a fact sheet telling the story of The Forever Rose. Normally priced at $99 this gorgeous flower is currently discounted at $75. This rose is also offered in  Platinum, Silver, and Rose Gold.

For the Green Thumbs

There is nothing quite as soothing as being surrounded by a lovely garden. But any true green thumb knows that it takes hard work, patience, and a little time to make a heap of dirt in to a haven. For the mom or grandma who likes to get some dirt under her nails, Gardeners Supply Company is full of neat ideas and gifts sure to delight. This is something I know I could personally use in my garden right now


Girls Just Want to Lift and Lounge

Every morning the Today show is on in our house. And a few months back Savannah Guthrie did a segment on a little known company called Spiritual Gangster. I instantly fell in love with this amazing group of people. Not only are the clothes adorable and versatile, this company is giving back by donating proceeds from every item sold to 5 different charitable programs. This would be a great gift for the athletic mom who’s on the go.

Tastes of the World

Travel to the far reaches of the world with these
aromatic herb, spice and ingredient packets, offering Turkish, French, Thai, Indian, and Greek flavor profiles. Each packet includes a set of note cards for both traditional and modern recipes using the tasty contents. This would be a savoury gift for any food connoisseur.

For the Grandmother

What a blessing it to be surrounded by not only your children, but your children’s children too. There are so many wonderfully created gifts to make or buy for the matriarch of the family. Here are just a few ideas to get you started. All of these links connect you to various Etsy shops that I hope you will like. Image result for Grandmothers day

Custom Necklace or Personalized Jewelry

Childrens Signature Embroidery Hoop-Keepsake

New Grandmother Gifts

Spa Gifts

Well I hope all of these ideas have been helpful and a bit insightful. I know I struggle with finding the perfect gifts sometimes, but maybe now you won’t have to!

Have a happy and blessed weekend!





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