Mother’s Day in the time of coronavirus is probably not going to be what you’re used to, but you can still treat the most important woman in your life to a gift she’ll love. Don’t forget to Skype her too, of course; a virtual hug is better than none at all. As for the other present, if your mom is in need of relaxation, these gifts are perfect options to help keep her calm and show her you care.
This Mother’s Day, gift the woman in your life who never loses her chill with something that will help her do the one thing she doesn’t do often enough—chill out. Below, we’ve rounded up our favorite items that will help mom get the rest and relaxation she deserves—from everything she needs to turn her bathtub into a spa treatment, to CBD-infused treats even she will love. Keep reading for more of our favorite gift ideas.
For the Mom Who Loves to Chill Out with “Plants”
CBD is everywhere these days, and we’ve tried several of the buzziest products on the market. Whether mom suffers from migraines, anxiety, arthritis, or sleeping problems, various studies point to CBD as the solution to a myriad of issues. Below are our favorite products we think mom will love too.
Lord Jones + The Standard Limited Edition Blood Orange Hemp-Derived CBD Gumdrops, $50 on LordJones.com
We’ve written about these Lord Jones gum drops before—they taste great, don’t have any scary ingredients, and with 20mg of CBD per gumdrop, you get a lot of bang for your buck. The brand regularly releases limited edition flavors, and this citrusy one with California blood orange will brighten mom’s day!Buy Now
This CBD lotion has famous fans; some of our favorite celebrities have copped to using it on their feet to relieve pain caused by the killer heels they wear on the red carpet. If mom loves high heels (or has aches and pains for any other reason), then she’ll love receiving this miracle lotion.Buy Now
Beboe has been dubbed the “Hermès of marijuana” thanks to their high-end celeb-favorite products, and they recently launched their first CBD-only product in the Calming Blend CBD Vape Pen. It features naturally derived 500mg CBD oil blended with calming essential oils and plant-derived citrus and grapefruit terpenes. We’ve personally tested this product, and can say we’ve had some of the best sleep of our lives after using the pen before bed. Thank you, Beboe.Buy Now
Maybe mom would like a CBD tincture, arguably the most traditional way to consume CBD. Feals has a flight containing various doses so mom can test them out to see which works best for her. The product has a perfect 5-star rating and we’ve tried it—it’s definitely helped us relax after a stressful day.Buy Now
For the Mom Who Loves to Chill Out with a Bath
Instead of gifting mom just one bottle of wine to enjoy with her bath, why not keep the gift flowing with a monthly wine subscription to a service like Firstleaf? They consistently receive high marks for the way they let you customize your wine selections based on personal tastes.Buy Now
These beautifully scented soy wax candles come in an array of fragrances sure to delight your mom, from Fig Rose to Sea Salt & Sage. And they come in lovely little concrete containers with minimalist type that are a pleasure to behold.Buy Now
Why not throw in a bathrobe to ensure Mom has something cozy to wear after pampering herself? We can’t believe this robe is less than $50 and has 2,500+ positive reviews on Amazon.Buy Now
For the Mom Who Doesn’t Like to Chill Out in the Kitchen
Maybe mom thinks cooking is stressful and she’d rather have someone else do the work—enter meal kit delivery services. Some are great, some are not, but lucky for you we’ve tried a bunch of them so you can pick the one that works best for your mom’s specific eating habits and preferences.
Sun Basket offers a variety of unique recipes your mom is sure to love—and thanks to the detailed cooking instructions, they’ll be easy to make too. Plus, the produce is all organic, and there are options to personalize the plan to fit various eating habits, whether mom is vegetarian, paleo, or just really busy (in which case, the prep-prepped meals are a great choice).Buy Now
Or if your mom is into superfoods and eating healthy, hook her up with Sakara (and see our Sakara review); their pre-cooked meals are all plant-based, organic, gluten- and dairy-free, without processed sugar or preservatives. Definitely mom-approved. And if you use code CHOWHOUND50 at checkout, you’ll get $50 off your first order (but no need to tell mom that)!Buy Now
For the Mom Who Doesn’t Like to Chill Out by Cleaning
Who actually does like to clean—even when you have extra free time to spare? The answer is no one, so why not gift mom something to make chores a little easier like this Roomba. She’ll spend less time cleaning and more time chilling, ultimately making you the favorite child.Buy Now
Get more Mother’s Day gift ideas.
And check out our sister sites’ picks too:
- CNET’s 15 favorite Mother’s Day gifts
- GameSpot’s Mother’s Day gaming and tech gifts
- ET’s Mother’s Day gift guide
- ZDNet’s Mother’s Day tech and gadget gifts
- Rachael Ray’s last-minute virtual Mother’s Day gifts
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