Motherhood is a beautiful and rewarding journey, filled with love, joy, and countless surprises along the way. But it can also be challenging, with fears, sleepless nights, and exhaustion. Despite all the hard work, many still consider it a thankless job, and at Malu Coffee, we believe it shouldn’t have to be. With Mother’s Day just around the corner, it's the perfect opportunity to show the special moms in your life how much you value and appreciate their efforts. Whether you're a son, daughter, partner, or friend, these practical yet intentional gifts will show her you see her– the ultimate gift, if you ask us.
1) Meditation Candle Gift Set from Brooklyn Candle Studio, $80
Inner peace in a box. This set of 100% soy wax candles from Brooklyn Candle Studio is perfect for moms who could use a boost of Zen at the end of a long day.
2) Malu’s The Elegant Coffee, $26.50
Remind her there is beauty in simplicity. Highlighting the best qualities of Ethiopian coffee, a cup of Malu’s The Elegant will awaken both palette and soul— even during carpool.
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3) Maude The Tub Kit , $36
Time can be a luxury for moms. Instead of giving her another gift certificate that will sit in her purse for months, bring the spa to her this year with a soak kit from women-owned, Brooklyn-based Maude.
4) An annual Real Plans subscription, $79
Some gifts just can’t be wrapped and a subscription to Real Plans is one of them. It is a highly customizable meal planning tool that will create a schedule of recipes, as well as an interactive shopping list. Whether she is looking to streamline the home-cooking process or better delegate to someone else, this gift is a serious timesaver (and we all know how valuable her time is).
5) The Nodpod Sleep Mask, $34
No matter how old their children are, moms deserve a good night’s rest, and with a name like “The Weighted Blanket For Your Eyes,” Nodpod delivers. Their weighted eye masks are designed to evenly distribute deep-touch pressure, helping to calm overactive minds, soothe headaches away, and promote deep, restful sleep.
6) Essential Oil Diffuser Pendant, starting at $45
Elevate her self-care routine with portable aromatherapy. With this pendant, she can simply add a drop of her favorite essential oil and enjoy the calming scent, even while on the go.
7) The Layered Living Planner by HerSpace Co., $62.00
HerSpace Co. calls this planner a “life system for the modern woman,” and it’s perfect for the busy mom who loves to stay organized. Help her stay on top of her everyday demands with a planner that boasts yearly, monthly, and weekly calendars, and so much more.
8) Your presence, priceless
While tangible gifts are always appreciated, this is your reminder that the most meaningful gift you can give will always be the gift of presence. Take her to an art class, stroll through a local arboretum together, or cook her favorite meal. In a world that’s always rushing forward, your time together is what helps it stand still again, even if for just a moment. That is the gift she’ll cherish forever.