21 Gifts Mom Will Love: Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2019

How do you say thank-you to the most deserving but often under appreciated person in your life? We love our moms and want nothing but the best for them. But how do you find them the right gift? If you’re wondering what to get mom for Mother’s Day (like us), we put together a handy 2019 Mother’s Day Gift Guide. Whether it’s something you can share together, something practical to help her out, or something to boost her self-care, here are 21 gifts we think your mom will love.

(PS: Our Mother’s Day gift guide is loooooong so we prepped a cheat sheet for you)

What to get mom for Mother's Day:

Shared Gifts

  • A giant chocolate bar
  • Indoor gardening kit
  • Bucket list scratch poster
  • Canning starter kit
  • Food dehydrator
  • Small batch wine maker
  • Cheese tasting subscription

Practical Gifts

  • Multi-function cooker
  • Grocery delivery service
  • Temperature controlled mug
  • Slow juicer
  • Robo vacuum
  • Natural pain relief
  • Video doorbell

Self-care Gifts

  • Shiatsu massager
  • Foot exfoliant
  • Bathtub pillow
  • Painting kit
  • Home gym
  • Acupressure mat
  • Teas of the world


#1 - Hershey's Chocolate Bar (5-Pounds)

Every Mother’s Day gift guide is going to suggest sweets, but may we suggest a 5 pound Hershey’s Bar? Packaged exactly like the original but bigger and, therefore, better! Every bit as sweet as your mom and with plenty to share! (Maybe.)

Gift Details:

  • 100% pure milk chocolate
  • Weighs 5 pounds
  • Kosher



#2 - Click & Grow Smart Garden

If you are looking for a thoughtful gift for Mother’s Day, how about nurturing an indoor garden with mom? The Click and Grow Smart Garden is a self-sustaining system, so growing all year round is possible! If mom’s goal is to eat organic and stay healthy, this may just be the way to go.

Gift Details:

  • Self-watering
  • Smart soil technology
  • 100% replacement warranty



#3 - Bucket List Scratch Poster

She’s a cool mom, but help her step up her game! The Bucket List Scratch Poster has everything from visiting an active volcano to going strawberry picking. Maybe the bucket list can even serve as a future Mother’s Day gift guide! This bucket list has solo adventures as well as plenty of things to do together.

Gift Details:

  • 100 scratch-off activities
  • Size: 23.4 x 16.5 inches
  • Poster only, frame is not included



#4 - Bernardin Canning Starter Kit

If you’re keen to start a canning project with mom, this gift on our Mother’s Day gift guide is perfect for you two. This kit comes with the necessary tools to can up to twelve jars of amazing food. Pie filling? Pickles? The possibilities are endless and delicious.

Gift Details:

  • Material: Enamel
  • Includes waterbath, rack, mason jars & more
  • Canning DVD included

Magic Mill Dehydrator


#5 - MAGIC MILL Professional Food Dehydrator

If she is a fan of homesteading or preserving the best produce of the season, the Magic Mill Food food dehydrator might just be the best gift for mom. With 9 drying trays, you can preserve fruits, vegetables, make jerky, & dry herbs (although we’re not suggesting you do it all at once). Best of all, you can have fun testing out different recipes together – she’ll be just be happy spending time with you.

Gift Details:

  • 9 stainless steel racks
  • Rear mounted fan for even heat distribution
  • BPA free

Wine Making Kit


#6 - Master Vintner Wine Kit

Help mom make a bottle of wine as unique as she is. This Small Batch Wine Making Equipment kit has everything you and mom need to make wine at home. The equipment doesn’t take up much space and is aesthetically pleasing. What’s better than homemade wine? Free shipping, of course!

Gift Details:

  • Capacity: 1 gallon
  • Grape concentrate from world-class vineyards
  • Essential equipment included

Monthly Fruit and Cheese Club


#7 - Monthly Fruit and Cheese Tasting

Do you need something to go with the wine kit? This Fruit and Cheese club sends fresh, delicious, in-season fruit and amazing artisanal cheese every month and, best of all, it’s delivered right to her door! It would be such fun anticipating and tasting the delicacies with mom. Betcha’ no one has thought of such a unique mother’s day gift.

Gift Details:

  • Delivers once per  month
  • Premium fruit & 2 pieces of cheese per month
  • See listing for detailed monthly selections

Instant Pot


#8 - Instant Pot

Shocker! The Instant Pot made it to our 2019 Mother’s Day gift guide! While we typically recommend unique gifts, we can’t pass up the practically of this nifty multi function cooker. With 7 cooking functions, the Instant Pot is sure to become mom’s favorite kitchen sidekick. It’s a no-brainer this cook pot is flying off the shelves.

Gift Details:

  • Pressure cooker, rice cooker, steamer, slow cooker, sauté, yogurt maker & food warmer
  • Stainless steel pot, no chemical coating
  • 6 quarts


#9 - Amazon Prime Pantry

I’m sure we can all agree that one of the biggest (but necessary) time suck is grocery shopping. That’s why a Prime Pantry membership will do wonders for mom! Oh the time she’ll save getting household essentials shipped to her doorstep instead of driving to the store. Want to up the stakes? If mom’s within the coverage area, she can also get fresh fruits, vegetables and produce delivered via Amazon Fresh. This unanimously gets our vote as the most convenient item on our Mother’s Day gift guide.

Gift Details:

  • Unlimited free shipping on orders over $10
  • 30-day free trial available with Prime account
  • Alternative: Try Amazon Fresh



#10 - Temperature Controlled Mug

Is mom a witch without her morning coffee? She needs the Cauldryn Coffee Travel Mug! Seriously though, if you feel bad seeing her microwave that same cup of coffee over and over again, this gift on our Mother’s Day gift guide is what she urgently needs. Treat her to a travel mug that can warm up her favorite beverage on the way to school drop-off or keep her latte hot at work.

Gift Details:

  • Use LCD controls to set temperature
  • Battery can be charged with USB for cordless or wired use
  • 16oz capacity



#11- Aicok Slow Masticating Juicer

Chew on this: the slow masticating juicer is the perfect Mother’s Day gift for those that need their health fix without waking up the kids. Yes, it’s a slow juicer (no time savings here) BUT the slow grind not only makes it quieter than other juicers on the market, it preserves enzymes and vitamins typically destroy by centrifugal juices. Mmm, enzyme-y goodness!

Gift Details:

  • 80 RPM mastication
  • Spiral design for max juice yield
  • Dishwasher safe

eufy Robot Vacuum


#12 - eufy Robo Vacuum

This gadget can suck up all the other mother’s day gift guides because the eufy Robo vacuum is everything mom wants. Give her the gift of time and clean floors with the eufy Bot IQ Robovac! It’s slender enough to fit under low couches and chairs, recharges itself, and (unlike the kids) cleans quietly.

Gift Details:

  • One of the slimmest robo vac
  • Suction at 1300Pa for up to 100 minutes
  • 12 month warranty

Magnesium Spray Pain Relief


#13 - Magnesium Pain Relief Spray

You’re a pain in mom’s neck, so why not give her some relief this Mother’s Day? She might be low on patience but she doesn’t have to be low on magnesium. Magnesium Oil Spray for Pain Relief is an all-natural pain remedy that delivers quick relief for headaches, back pain, or cramps. Pound for pound, this is the most effective yet affordable item on our Mother’s Day gift guide.

Gift Details:

  • 2x 4oz bottles of magnesium oil spray
  • 4 pounds of magnesium chloride flakes
  • Sourced from Zechstein Sea bed in the Netherlands

Ring Video Doorbell


#14 - Ring Personal Safety Doorbell

Worried about dealing with strangers at the door? How about pesky sales persons who won’t take no for an answer? The Ring video doorbell comes recommended in our Mother’s Day gift guide as one of the bet personal safety gifts. With this motion alert doorbell, mom can use her phone or tablet to see who is at the front porch. Let her put the “no” in “ignore” and leave the solicitors outside without ever opening the door.

Gift Details:

  • HD video and two-way talk
  • Motion sensor & alerts
  • Works with Alexa

Shiatsu Back Neck and Shoulder Massager


#15 - Shiatsu Massager

Gift mom the gift of total relaxation with this neck and shoulder massager. Yes, she been at it all day, working tirelessly and she’s in need of some comfort. So what do you do? Hand her this shiatsu massager, switch on kneading nodes and watch the stress melt away.

Gift Details:

  • 4 big & 4 small massage nodes
  • Bi-directional massage
  • Heat function included

Exfoliant Foot Peel


#16 - Baby Foot Exfoliant

Get ready for the grossest but most satisfying item on our Mother’s Day gift guide. Baby Foot is a slip-on foot exfoliant guaranteed to make mom’s tired feet soft and smooth. Whether she enjoys the satisfaction of watching her skin peel or the beautifully smooth end result, Baby Foot foot peel will give mom’s feet the break they deserve.

Gift Details:

  • 1-pair per box
  • Made from 17 herbs & extract
  • Lavender scented



#17 - Full-Body Bathtub Pillow

Every Mother’s Day gift guide should include a trip to the spa. But what if you can’t afford one? If mom likes to relax in the bathtub, this full body bath pillow is for her! Luxuriously padded for comfort and suction-cupped for non-slip safety, this bath pillow will ensure mom has a spa-like soak sesh. Wine and a bath bomb recommended but not included.

Gift Details:

  • Contoured & quilted for comfort
  • Gripping suction cups at the bottom
  • Anti-bacterial material



#18 - BodyBoss Home Gym

Mom is already the boss, but make her a BodyBoss with the Home Gym system. Cheaper than a gym membership and way less intimidating than a barre class, the BodyBoss Home Gym comes with everything she needs to have a gym-quality workout without the hassle of actually going to one. And when mom isn’t looking, you can sneak in a couple of squats yourself . See how this Mother’s Day gift guide covers you too 😉

Gift Details:

  • Fully portable home gym
  • Includes base, straps, handles, bands & bar
  • Perform 300+ exercises

Van Gogh Paint by Numbers


#19 - Van Gogh Paint by Numbers

Put the MOM in MOMA and gift mom a Van Gogh Paint by Numbers! This “Starry Night” kit comes with all the paints and brushes mom needs to create her own masterpiece. Not a painter? Not a problem. This kit is well-suited for those with no artistic talent to deliver professional results.

Gift Details:

  • Dimensions: 11.8 x 15.8 x 0.4 inches
  • Starry Night, by Vincent Van Gogh
  • Includes canvas, easel, paint, brushes & wall hooks

Acupressure Massage Mat


#20 - Ajna Acupressure Massage Mat

Is this a torture instrument for mom? Yeah, we’re thinking the same at first but no, it isn’t sharp nor would it hurt her. Laying down on the ‘spikes’ actually relaxes the body and provide pain relief by stimulating blood flow. It’s akin to giving yourself a deep tissue massage. Oh, and the reviews and ratings for this acupressure mat don’t hurt either.

Gift Details:

  • Each mat comes with 5000 medical grade spikes
  • Certified organic linen
  • Stuffing made from antibacterial coconut fiber



#21 - Teas of the World

Completing the gift guide for Mother’s Day is… TEA! Did you know you can have the whole world delivered right to mom’s doorstep with the Teas of the World Ultimate Sampler? Twelve different teas come in beautiful, reusable tins so they are eco-friendly and decorative. It’s the perfect gift for avid tea lovers and amateur drinkers alike.

Gift Details:

  • 12 whole leaf teas in tins
  • 10-12 servings each tin
  • See details for list of teas

We hope our 2019 Mother’s Day Gift Guide will help you find the most special gift for the queen of your heart.

Happy gift hunting,

Team Bye Bye Bad Gifts

♥ “Of all the gifts life has to offer, a mother’s love is the greatest of them all ” 


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