Surprising Mother’s Day Gift Ideas That Will Make Her Smile

Sarah from The Fashionable Housewife shares her list of Mother’s Day gift ideas, including Minimalist Moms by Diane Boden.

Our top picks of Mother’s Day gift ideas from custom map prints to cozy blankets, we’ve got everything below that any mom would be happy to receive for Mother’s Day!

Mapiful Mother’s Day Special

Get something for mom this year that will BLOW HER MIND! Now is the time to get a special, customized map print from Mapiful because they are having a Mother’s Day Special – Buy 2 prints and get 50% off the second print! (Sale ends 5/31)

Whether it’s celebrating the day she became a mom or the place she started her own family, you can turn that special moment into a memory that will last forever with a beautiful piece of wall mart from Mapiful!

Click here to get started!

Grove Collaborative

What would mom love more than a beautiful, Mrs’ Meyer’s Cleaning set from Grove Collaborative?! With Mrs’ Meyer’s new spring scents in stock, it’s the perfect time to start your Grove Experience! For a limited time, use this link to receive a FREE Mrs. Meyer’s Cleaning Set (and two free other bonuses) with your first Grove Collaborative order!  It makes a great gift for Mother’s Day!

The Mrs. Meyer’s Cleaning Set includes:

  • Mrs. Meyer’s Hand Soap
  • Mrs. Meyer’s Dish Soap
  • Mrs. Meyer’s Multi-Surface Spray
  • Grove Bubble Up Brush
  • Grove Walnut Scrubber Sponges
  • Free Shipping & VIP Trial

Click here to start your Grove Experience Today with a Mrs Meyer’s Home Bundle!

LUXIE 4-Pc. Brush Set

Just in time to enhance your Spring and Summer glow, LUXIE Beauty releases the perfect brush set, redesigned and upgraded with a multi-use brush offering blending and powder setting all-in-one inspired by Japanese tradition. These high performing, vegan, beauty tools are an indispensable makeup essential. The LUXIE Kabuki 4 piece Set  (normally $60) on sale through Mother’s Day for ($30) is inspired by the highly detailed, traditional Kabuki tools, each brush has a different purpose to create a refined look. For those who contour with bronzers,  the surface and texture of the vegan LUXIE kabuki brushes are perfect for buffing or smoothing, giving your complexion a consistent, airbrushed finish.

The beautiful rose gold LUXIE Kabuki 4 piece set includes the following: 

  • 530 Flat Top: to apply your favorite liquid and cream products for a sheer to a full-coverage glowing finish
  • 532 Round Top: LUXIE’S best selling brush, this brush works with any cream or liquid complexion product, from concealer and foundation to contour and blush. This brush’s rounded edges ensure your face makeup is blended to perfection.
  • 533 Setting Powder: a soft, fluffy brush to set your face with your favorite loose and pressed powders for an even application without any wasted product.
  • 534 Angled Top:  Use this angled brush to precisely apply bronzer and contour products in the hollows of the face or to apply blush to the apples of the cheeks for a perfect summer glow. 

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Sugar Plum Chocolates

Sugar Plum’s Chocolate Mountain Gift Tray has everything mom could ever want and more! This beautiful basket is filled to the brim with chocolate-covered goodness, including a generous heap of their decadent chocolate-drizzled popcorn and signature chocolate-dipped potato chips. The gourmet Chocolate Mountain Gift Tray comes with a little taste of heaven, in every box! What more could mom want?!

The “mountain” starts with a solid 14oz gourmet chocolate base that is then is topped off with (5) Chocolate-covered pretzel rounds; (4) Chocolate-covered sandwich cookies; (4) Chocolate-covered marshmallows; (1) Chocolate chip chocolate-dipped biscotti. We’re salivating just typing about it.

Click here to shop this and other delicious confections that are perfect for Mother’s Day! (Or any day for that matter!)

Buffy Cloud Comforter

If you want to give mom the ultimate in coziness this spring, get them the original cloud-like comforter from Buffy that is covered in super-soft eucalyptus fabric and filled with layers and layers of 100% recycled fiber made from water bottles for the coziest and most luxurious night’s sleep ever. Mom will love it, we promise!

  • Recommended for all-season use, all year long!
  • Shell is woven from Oeko-Tex certified, earth-friendly eucalyptus fiber
  • Each comforter uses approximately 50 plastic bottles
  • Ultra-smooth fiber is naturally resistant to dust, mites, pet-hair, and mold
  • Triangle stitching pattern keeps filling securely in place

Click here to buy a Buffy Comforter

Spongellé’s Shimmering Body Soufflé

Need a gift to pamper mom this Mother’s Day? Spongellé’s luscious, shimmering body soufflés will soften her skin while indulging her senses! These gorgeous jars of luxurious body butter deliver moisture, a hint of shimmer, and a delightful fragrance to your skin that you’ll crave. Vegan-friendly, cruelty-free, and no harmful ingredients, these body soufflés come in four (4) delicious scents including Pearl Blossom, Brilliant Tuberose, Moon Flower, and my personal favorite Radiant Amber.

Click here to buy Spongellé’s Shimmering Body Soufflé

Brownies & Bubbles

Brownie Brittle and House Wine have collaborated to create the perfect Mother’s Day gift The “Brownies & Bubbles” Gift Box. I mean, really, they hit it out of the park with this one.

This limited-edition gift box is available at, while supplies last! Don’t wait to order this one, it will sell out fast!

This genius gift box is one-part Sheila G’s #1 selling Chocolate Chip Brownie Brittle (six amazing 1oz bags), one-part House Wine’s delicious and popular Rosé and Brut Bubbles (three 375ml cans of each, six cans total — the equivalent of three bottles of wine!) offered in one convenient gift package that will force mom to take care of herself. It’s the ultimate self-care box!

Click here to buy the Brownies & Bubbles gift box now!

Oshen Salmon

Instead of greasy burger or pizza delivery, make mom a delicious Mother’s Day luncheon of Salmon Kebabs with fresh mango salsa featuring fresh Oshen Salmon.

Rich in Omega-3 fatty acids and packed with protein, this amazing salmon provides the greatest nutritional benefits to help mom look and feel her best. 

The One Night Stand box features four 8oz portions of fresh skin-on salmon and is packaged in a skin pack to preserve freshness and taste.

Guaranteed to be seven days fresher than your local retailer, you can store Oshen Salmon in your refrigerator for up to five days, or freeze in its original skin-pack packaging for up to 12 months.

  • This item ships fresh – never frozen.
  • Please track your package to ensure you are home when it arrives.
  • Refrigerate upon arrival.
  • Consume within 5 days.
  • Product can be frozen in original packaging for up to 1-year. 

Click here to learn more and place an order!

Nature’s Beauty Mother’s Day Gift Sets

Nature’s Beauty, a plant-based line of cruelty-free bath and body care products recently launched three new gift sets that are available at Walgreens nationwide.

Purposefully crafted with ingredient-centric experiences to help transform mood and invigorate the body, Nature’s Beauty is cleanvegan and made in the USAMaking clean beauty accessible to all, Nature’s Beauty productsare priced between $8.99 and $13.99. 

The collections focus on three aromatic-experiences: sleep, detox and stress relief (three things we all need now more than ever) and are filled with skin loving ingredients that cleanse and nourish the skin—jackpot. 

  • Sleep | Lavender Chamomile: Expertly combines the calming benefits of lavender and chamomile extract with the soothing aroma of powdery vanilla, floral lavender and orange citrus
  • Detox | Orange Ginger: Rich in Vitamin C, orange and ginger help protect from free radical damage, and promote an overall healthy-looking complexion
  • Stress Relief | Elderberry Eucalyptus: Helps soothe skin and promote balance with an antioxidant-rich Elderberry to aid in the relief of inflammation as the shea butter, avocado oil and sweet almond oil help nourish, protect and repair dry skin

Click here to purchase Nature’s Beauty Gift Sets

CHI ‘The Sparkler’ Special Edition Hairstyling Iron

CHI Haircare is expanding its award-winning Lava Tool Line with the launch of ‘The Sparkler’ Special Edition Hairstyling Iron. Bringing luxury to your locks for a fraction of the cost, ‘The Sparkler’ is a replica of CHI’s famous $1 Million Diamond CHI Lava Flat Iron.

Priced at just $159.99, ‘The Sparkler’ is covered in over 3,000 genuine crystals and will add a little extra sparkle to your day and elevate your styling experience. Treat mom like the diamond she is with this beautiful flat iron!

Click here to buy it!

TikToker Addison Rae was the first to be styled by The Sparkler in anticipation of its launch!

Aforé™ by Dr. Few’s CBD Effusive

If there is one trend we can all get behind, it’s CBD in skincare. 

Known for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits, CBD helps soothe even the most sensitive skin. Aforé™ by Dr. Few’s CBD Effusive was developed from years of research by acclaimed plastic surgeon Dr. Julius Few and is now available for purchase on their website.

This unique facial mist uses 100 milligrams of a water-soluble CBD nano-emulsion, providing a potent CBD formula that quickly delivers its active ingredients more effectively to your tired skin.  

Gift mom the benefits of 4/20 the best way possible with cool, calm, and collected skin that radiates. The CBD Effusive hydrates the skin and provides collagen-stimulating benefits that will give mom an instant glow with each and every spritz!

Click here to purchase CBD Effusive


Give mom the gift of no more headaches, reduced damage to hair, no more hair creases, and a strong waterproof grip with TELETIES!

These are absolutely my favorite hair ties right now! You can get them in 3 different sizes, plus they have headbands too! I’m totally obsessed. If you are fed up with regular hair ties, you need to try TELETIES!



Minimalist Moms: Living and Parenting with Simplicity

“Diane Boden takes a sledgehammer to the clutter in your life, giving you the freedom to focus on family, love, and all that’s important.” 

—Ali Wenzke, author of The Art of Happy Moving 

What busy moms desire is quick to digest, daily inspiration and reminders of the importance of minimalism in today’s “have to have it all” mentality. Minimalist Moms is exactly what every busy mom needs to read right now!

This recently released book is a complete, easy to read, and elegant guide for moms who are finding motherhood to be overwhelming. If you know a mom that would love a simpler, lower stress lifestyle, this book is the ticket!

Click here to buy it on Amazon

Minimalist Moms

Living and Parenting with Simplicity

Make minimalist living possible for your family. Parenting is hard enough already without trying to change the way you live in one fell swoop. Diane Boden, the host of the Minimalist Moms podcast, knows that what busy moms desire are quick, daily minimalist quotes that provide inspiration and a reminder of the positive impact of minimalism. Minimalist Moms is a book of on-the-go minimalist wisdom, that gradually teaches busy parents how to embrace the core principles of minimalism—simple living, focusing on what matters, and inner calm.

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