Choosing the perfect gifts for your friends and loved ones is never an easy task. While grabbing someone a gift card to their favorite store or restaurant is always a good, safe option, sometimes gift giving require a more personal touch.
For the expecting mothers on your list, it is especially important to choose presents that make both them
their very important bump happy, healthy, and very satisfied. Whether it's a trip to the spa, help on the babymoon, or a few items that make the transition into motherhood a little bit easier. and
If you're looking to get the new mommy in your life an original gift that won't fail to put a smile on her face this holiday season, look no further than this list. We've got everything from super helpful subscription boxes to simple but adorable mugs. From helpful to just plain fun, these gifts make giving the perfect gifts absolutely painless.
1. BumpBoxes Subscription Box
When it comes to giving gifts, it is incredibly hard to go wrong with a subscription box. Whether you only give your giftee one month so that they can get a taste of the service or pay for an entire year's worth of boxes, they make awesome presents.
BumpBoxes is a subscription box specifically catered towards pregnant women. Each month the box features items that are hand-picked by other moms and have proven to help aide the progression of a healthy pregnancy. Body lotion, breastfeeding guides, you name it, BumpBoxes has it.
Head over to
BumpBoxes to find more information.
2. Cacao Atlanta Assorted Chocolate Box
It may seem like a simple gesture but it's hard to go wrong giving the gift of gourmet chocolate. Especially when your giftee is a a hungry pregnant woman. These Cacao Atlanta assorted chocolates are 100% organic and totally artisanal, making them an amazing conversation piece as well as an awesome treat.
You can buy these chocolates at
ABC Carpet & Home
3. Herbal Bath Tea Soak
Often times, pregnant mamas have to put their love of herbal tea on the back burner during their pregnancy for safety's sake. So while they may not be able to revel in its effects via drinking it, there's nothing that says they can't have a nice warm soak in it.
This bath soak contains over five different herbs that soften the skin and relax the mind. Not only is it 100% natural and safe to use, but it contains some major skin benefits as well.
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4. Lomo'Instant Camera
iPhone cameras may be instantly handy and high-tech, but they aren't known for being the best scrapbooking tool. This cool instant camera is a point and shoot device that produces physical photos instantly, the old fashioned way.
No waiting in line, no expensive smartphone photo printer. Just a mama, her baby, and the celebration of her memories.
You can buy this camera at
5. Handmade Stylish Diaper Bag
Diaper bags have come a long way in recent years. Gone are the cheap plastic monstrosities of the past, mama's can now be practical and stylish at the same time.
This stylish diaper bag is completely handmade and customizable and has the ability to function as a messenger bag, a purse, and a diaper bag all at once. Which is why every new mom needs one on her Christmas list.
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6. You're Soy Amazing Scented Soy Candle
Perfect for last minute gifts, and everyone on a budget, these soy candles are cute, fun, and perfect for those sensitive pregnant noses.
Whether they are burned traditionally or used as decoration, these completely organic and homemade candles are too adorable to pass up.
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7. Polka Dot Recipe Box
If you have a new mama in your life that lives hoarding recipes, this adorable little recipe box is the perfect gift. Big enough to fit tons of entries and with recipe cards and dividers included inside, any food loving mom would be ecstatic to receive this thoughtful gift.
Buy this gift and other fun paper products at
Rifle Paper Co.
8. Drybar Ultimate Travel Essentials Kit
Every woman deserves the time time to pamper herself whenever she wants, especially those women that are taking on the amazing but stressful job of carrying a baby.
This Drybar essentials kit comes with dry shampoo and conditioner, a top of the line travel blowdryer, and a few other handy tools that work perfectly on all hair types. Give the expecting mom in your life the gift of great hair this Christmas!
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9. Rejuvenating Foot Balm
Carrying around that heavy belly all day every day can be super stressful on the feet. Which makes having a foot balm that soothes and softens imperative.
Made with a formula full of essential oils and plant extracts, this balm safely calms and softens aching, tired feet in no time at all.
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10. Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser
Aromatherapy is great for insomnia, anxiety, healing, and circulation, which makes it amazing for pregnant women. Relatively inexpensive and extremely sleek, this oil diffuser fits perfectly into any room and works as a great help to a number of different pregnancy induced issues.
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