She’s always been there to cheer you on and congratulate you when things are going well. She’s also the one person you rely on when you need advice or a shoulder to cry on.
She’s your mom. And when her birthday rolls around, you want to thank her for all that love and devotion with a memorable gift that fits her unique personality.
We’re here to help with a list of birthday gift ideas for mom to show that special lady just how much she means to you.
The gourmet mom
If the way to your mom’s heart is through her stomach, here are some fresh ideas.
Give her a lovely basket filled with the treats she loves. The selections include chocolate decadence cake, strawberry preserves, dried fruit, cookies, crackers, Napoli salami, and Gouda and pepper jack cheeses.
Is there a more delectable dessert than cheesecake? How about three cheesecakes and a dozen plump, juicy strawberries dipped in chocolate?! This combo gift will send her taste buds dancing.
Tucked inside this cheerful basket, she’ll find a single-serve birthday kringle, chocolate chip English muffins, lemon blueberry loaf cake, and cookies to brighten her special day.
The sporty mom
She’s attended all your games, watched sports with you on TV, and she’s not shy about getting into the action herself. If this sounds like your mom, here are some birthday gift ideas.
She’ll be proud to show the world she’s your number one fan every time she wears this customized, cozy wrap. It even has two roomy pockets for her hands, or anything else she wants to keep warm!
You love how she goes all out on game day. Choose her favorite team logo for the colorful, reusable tin, and you know she’ll share some of the delicious popcorn with you (as long as you’re not rooting for the opposing team!).
The organized mom
This mom handles the family schedule — and just about everything else life throws at her — with a cool head. Reward her, and her organizational skills, with one of these thoughtful gift ideas.
Choose 12 of her favorite family photos to create this one-of-a-kind gift. You can start with any month, so no matter when you buy it, she’ll have a full year to enjoy it.
Help her keep her makeup organized with this quality canvas bag. She can use it when she travels or just to keep her cosmetics in order at home.
The gardening mom
Here are some birthday gift ideas for the mom who finds her happy place among her indoor or outdoor plants.
With this thoughtful gift, she’ll have everything she needs to grow basil, parsley, cilantro, and chives from seed. The cute kit includes planter pots, soil pellets, packs of herb seeds, plant markers, and an instruction booklet.
This charming gift box contains a variety of healthy succulents, a festive birthday message, and even a water dropper for easy watering.
The crafty mom
Does your mom seek out do-it-yourself projects? If she does, then here are some gifts she’s sure to love.
Your mom is a whiz in the kitchen, and she’s always up for trying something new. Honor her creative spirit with one of these fabulous DIY kits and mixes that range from pickles to focaccia and cheese to sparkling wine.
This DIY kit allows your mom to turn her kitchen into an Italian bistro for the night. It includes all the fixings for two homemade pizzas, plus a bottle of delicious Ross Lane Red blend wine. Mamma mia!
The sentimental mom
She has kept all your school art projects, and her home is filled with family photos and memorabilia. Here are gift possibilities for that special sentimental someone.
Surprise her with a single glass rose that, like your love for her, will never fade. She’ll cherish this exquisite gift for years to come.
She cherishes her family more than anything in the world, so get her a gift with the names of all her loved ones — and their corresponding birth month flowers — on it. These delightful decorative pillows will keep everyone she cares most about close to her heart.
Speaking of close to her heart! This cookie jar, made of sturdy stoneware, contains up to 21 names, all coming together to form the shape of a heart. The cookies, we’re sad to say, are not included, but feel free to add on.
The mom who deserves to be pampered
She has spent many years caring for others, and now she’s learning to take care of herself. Help your mom do just that with one of these fine gifts.
Indulge your mother with an assortment of luxurious spa products, including body butter, body scrub, body lotion, body wash, a pumice stone, and a bath sponge.
She always worries about everyone else, and sometimes that comes at the expense of herself. Help your mom learn to put herself first with this unique card deck. It’s filled with doable self-care ideas she can add to her busy day.