New Mom Gifts (Get Her What She Really Wants)

New Mom Gift Guide (Get Her What She Really Wants)

I’ve put together the list of the best ideas for new mom gifts for both moms to be and new moms. This’s the list of the things she actually wants! New moms are busy, exhausted and have little time for themselves. A perfect gift for her is something that’ll make her life easier, put a smile on her face or is just pretty (we like pretty stuff). But most importantly a thoughtful gift is a great way to show her how much you appreciate her and all she does!

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A Cute Diaper Bag

  1. Diaper Bag Backpack, by HaloVa

This gift is perfect for the mom on the go…which is every mom ever. What I love about this- It is so cute but also functional. It has insulated front pockets to keep milk cold, with three sleeves perfect for baby bottles. One of my favorite features is the diaper wipes dispenser pocket on the side, brilliant! It comes in 14 trendy colors, I want them all!

New Mom Gifts Custom Mom Jewelry

2. Custom Jewelry | Where to Find

Clockwise from Top Left

1 | Custom Stacking Rings

2 | Custom Birthstone Necklace

3 | Engraved Bar Bracelets

4 |Teardrop Personalized Necklace

5 | Custom Fingerprint Charms

Women love jewelry if you didn’t know. A custom piece is extra special because it shows her that you put some thought into it. I selected my absolute favorites. Any mom would love these gorgeous pieces of jewelry. They all allow her to show off her family, which as a mom is pretty much our favorite thing to do!

Stylish Sneakers

3. The Best Women’s Sneakers | Where To Find

Clockwise from Top Left

1 | Adidas Originals NMD

2 | Nike Women’s Air Max Motion 2

3 | Adidas Cloudfoam

4 | Adidas Swift Run

5 | Nike Downshifter 9

6 | Nike Air Max Motion 2

7 | Puma Pacer Next Cage Sneaker

I’ve never met a mom that wouldn’t love a new pair of stylish and comfy sneakers. New moms want to be comfortable but still have style and that’s why this is the perfect gift. The ones I picked out are the cutest new styles that I’ve found. Pick out her favorite color, then sneak in her closet and find her shoes size and Surprise! You may achieve best gift giver status. *fist pump*

The Best Baby Carrier

4. Ergonomic Baby Carrier, by Ergo Baby

If you know a new mom that doesn’t have this baby carrier yet in her life then she needs one, STAT! It’s one of those products that she doesn’t know she needs until she gets it and then can’t live without it. It may be a little more expensive than some of the other ones out there, but it’s worth it. This was my number one mom must have. I had this exact one and it’s so comfortable I carried around my son until he was 2…no joke…don’t judge. It comes in 13 colors. I suggest going neutral, so dad can wear it too, plus it’ll match every outfit because she’ll wear it all the time and everywhere, literally.

A New Mom Care Package

5. New Mom Care Package

These luxurious gift baskets are especially made for new moms and moms to be.  The first one includes a lavender eye pillow, cozy socks, an essential oil roller bottle and rosemary peppermint dry shampoo. The second kit is perfect for right after she has the baby. It includes some special spa products to help her heal inside and out. Check out below where to find them.

New Mom Care Package | Where to Find



Pretty Liquid Containers

6. Insulated Liquid Containers by Corksicle

Did I mention that us moms like pretty things? I love these corksicles because they’re pretty and functional. They come in a bunch of colors, so you’re sure to find her favorite. I love the new Aurora color, which is the multicolored one. The all have lids that you can slide to open. I take my corksicle wine glass with me to friends’ houses when we have drinks…Ok maybe that’s weird but, I get complements on mine all the time. They are tripled insulated, so they keep your liquid hot or cold. There’s a corksicle for every woman whether her vice is coffee, wine or if she has no vices, (good for her) go with the water bottle. Either way just pick a color she loves, and it will put a smile on her face. Check out below where to find them.

Corksicle Beverage Containers | Where to Find

Decorative Plants

7. Cute Succulents, set of 5, by Plants for Pets

These are a great gift idea because plants instantly freshen up any space. Plants go with all home décor styles, so you can’t go wrong there. Plus, succulents are so pretty, remember what I said about pretty things.

A Cozy Blanket

8. Fleece Blanket Available in more colors, by Green Orange

We spend a lot of time on the couch feeding and taking care of our babies. We want to get comfy so that’s why we would love a soft cozy blanket. We can get comfy with our baby and the soft cozy blanket, heaven for a mom. This one is cute too, win win. You are winning the new mom gifts game. *crowd cheers*

FabFitFun Box

9. Subscription Box, by FabFitFun

FabFitFun is a quarterly subscription box that delivers 8-10 full-size premium products to your door.  Each box has the latest in beauty fashion, fitness and wellness curated by a team of experts.  From my experience this box is super fun to get and the products are all about pampering yourself which is perfect for a new mom.  She won’t have time to get these products for herself so as far as new mom gifts go this one’s a winner.   You can check it out here.  You can use the code FAB10 for $10 off your first box!

If you are interest in learning more about FabFitFun you can see my full review here

Great Books for New Moms

10. A Great Mom Book

So, you got her the cozy blanket now she just needs a good book to read while she feeds the baby. I have compiled a list of the best books for new moms that are inspirational, reassuring, funny and sentimental. You can click on the links below to read more about each one.










New Mom Gifts Mom Memory Journals

11. Mom’s Memory Journal, by Chronicles Books LLC

My last pick is this sweet memory book. This book captures the first five years of your baby’s life. It’s a daily journal where you write a few lines a day about your thoughts, memories and your baby’s growth and progress. You just write about a line every day, so it works great for the busy mom…which is every new mom ever. Then the next year you write on that same day, so you can compare memories for that date over five years. It is a great idea to help capture those moments that go so fast. I can’t think of a new mom that wouldn’t appreciate this one. Check out below where to find them.

New Mom Daily Journal | Where to Find

I hope that you take my advice and get one of these new mom gifts for the new mom in your life. Trust me she’s going through a lot right now and a thoughtful gift is a great way to show her how much you appreciate her! Well that and tell her all the time. I know most of my readers are moms, so I’d love your feedback on my recommendations. What do you love and is there anything that I missed? Let me know, maybe I’ll add to my list for next time.

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