Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts to WOW Her!

Leo Fuschi
9 min readMay 5, 2022


Mother’s Day is this weekend and below are some tasty, essential, and must-have items for your mom to make her smile. So if you haven’t chosen a gift with the overwhelming array of options out there, you can just click on any of the links below and have these shipped to her door!

For the fashion and eco-conscious traveler, gardener, bug magnet, and outdoorsy-type Essential Wrap with Insect Shield® contains an odorless bug barrier! The versatile and stylish wrap — 6 feet long — is perfect for gardening, travel, backyard lounging, camping, hiking, outdoor weddings, beach trips, picnics, and one-size-fits-all makes it the perfect Mother’s Day gift! Highlights:

  • Sustainably made in the USA of recycled cotton and Tencel
  • Insect Shield® is odorless and lasts 70+ washes
  • Repels mosquitoes, ticks, flies, fleas, ants and noseeums
  • EPA approved safe for pregnant or nursing women, infants, even pets
  • Easy care, just wash and wear
  • $58 on and Amazon prime.

Arriving in a carefully curated wooden box, Citarella is an upscale artisanal shop that has put together a lovely array of delectables. Cookies, chocolates, candy, and more! This collection of confectionary treats is the perfect gift to share with the ones you love, especially your sweet mother. In this mouth watering basket of Citarella treats for mom, she won’t be able to resist including:

  • Citarella Milk Chocolate with Almonds Bars
  • Citarella Dark Chocolate Himalayan Pink Sea Salt
  • Citarella Cranberry Mix
  • Citarella Dried Pineapples
  • Citarella Berries Gummies
  • Citarella Nonpareils Milk Chocolate Candy
  • Citarella Orange Taffy
  • Tates Cookies
  • Quadratini Vanilla Wafers
  • Bark Thins Mint Chocolates
  • Pierre Butter Cookies

PRICE: $89.00 / $139.00

Sugar Plum’s delectable gourmet treats are lovingly handcrafted in their bakery and kitchen in Kingston, PA, by mother and son team Frann and Neil Edley. These decadent, mouthwatering confections make for truly special gifts this Mother’s Day that Mom will remember for a long while!

For the Mom who might like a little of everything, you can build a custom box of delectable treats that will wow her! Whether in Large (18 items in the box), Medium (12 items in the box) or Small (6 items in the box), there is a wonderful range of options to choose from to customize the perfect treat box.

An Assortment of Tea is a good starting point, so Mom can relax with a brew and a snack. Then if Mom favors savory over sweet, there are these choices: Cheddar and Ale Nuggets, Garlic Parmesan Pretzel Nuggets, Rice Crackers, Salted Cashews, and the Taproom Mix. If Mom likes a little savory and sweet combined, there is the Cran Apricot Pumpkin Seed Nut Blend, Honey Sea Salt Peanuts, and Pretzel Ball Covered in Chocolate.

Finally, if Mom has a serious sweet tooth, you can spoil her with Cherry Gummy, Candy Blox, Bite Size Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies, Chocolate Covered Cookie Dough Bits, Kosher Gummy Bears, Milk Chocolate Coffee Beans, Peach Hearts, Rainbow Rod Hard Candy, and Sour Cola Gummies.

LiveTrends Design Group, an innovative houseplant and design company, is ideal for a mom with a green thumb who loves nature, being outdoors and gardening. Selling in major retailers like Lowe’s, Target, Trader Joe’s and Walmart — they recently launched their e-commerce website, LiveTrends Design Group for easy-to-care-for plants! They arrive in elegant containers with instructions on how to care for them, including each plant’s story.

As we think about the perfect gift for mom this Mother’s Day, a houseplant will not only brighten her spaces but also help ease her stress. After all, plants are known to boost productivity, enhance mood and reduce anxiety.

Mom can throw on Duluth Trading Rootstock Gardening Overalls for natural comfort. So when stuffy synthetics leave skin feeling bound up and begging to breathe, reach for our Rootstock Gardening Overalls! Strong cotton blend breathes easy in heat and humidity, while added stretch moves with every bend. Real-deal indigo-dyed striping creates ornate character that only gets better with time. A whopping total of 11 pockets means one trip from the shed. Convertible legs let you fasten a pair of capris, and articulated knees offer extra durability from thorn bushes and burs. Kneepad compartments let for cushion and knee support, and a crotch panel provides ample room for crouching and squatting.

InStitches, the creators of the ‘Footnote,’ combine the two most popular gifts of all time into one incredible combo; a greeting card and a pair of socks. It’s a hilarious, shareable gift that provides ultimate convenience and helps laughs live on forever in mom’s eyes.

Founded by legendary entrepreneurs Rob Dyrdek and Taylor Shupe and created by FutureStitch; the most socially and environmentally sustainable knit factory in the world, InStitches’ hilarious sock and card combo include a mailable envelope. The one-size socks are made with 42% combed cotton, 36% nylon, 19% polyester and 3% elastane and are a crew height with light cushioning.

Eastern Standard Provisions is an artisanal food company that is fiercely passionate about elevating the snack food experience. In fact, their new Liège Belgian Waffles were featured in this year’s Oprah’s Favorite Things holiday gift list and it’s no wonder mom’s all over the world are obsessed. The company uses simple, natural ingredients to make handcrafted, one-of-a-kind artisanal soft pretzels, Liège Belgian waffles, flavored salts, sugars, and artfully blended sauces. Just pop into the oven and serve!

Mother’s Day Gourmet Soft Pretzel Gift Box

SRP: $29.99

  • (2) Wheelhouse Signature Soft Pretzels
  • (1) Bag One-Timer Soft Pretzel Bites
  • (6) Turnbuckle Soft Pretzel Sticks
  • (1) Maui Onion Mustard
  • (1) Lemon Rosemary Salt
  • (1) Classic Pretzel Salt
  • (1) “Happy Mother’s Day” Sticker on the outside of the box

Kenefick Ranch’s 2019 Sauvignon Blanc is perfect for Mother’s Day. This medium-bodied wine has a tangy acidity, slightly more leaning to the crisp grapefruit side of things, but still showing those tangerine and tropical notes. It is the perfect pick-me-up to pair perfectly with a zesty chicken piccata garnished with tangy capers and fresh parsley. Withs its light, clean and refreshing taste, moms will want to celebrate Mother’s Day every day!

Show mom your love with a bottle of St. Francis Winery & Vineyards where a bottle purchase will not only show your love and gratitude but will also directly support Canine Companions — the largest non-profit provider of trained service dogs. For every bottle of St. Francis wine purchased in the U.S. now through December 31, 2022, the winery will donate $1 — up to $100,000 — to the organization to support its mission of providing service dogs to adults, children and veterans with disabilities.

Kindred Bravely is a maternity brand created by moms for moms to empower and support them through the motherhood journey. The Emmaline Robe is a must-have for every stage of motherhood, from pregnancy to postpartum. Specially designed for you to make it your own, this cozy and stylish robe has two places to tie the belt, offering an empire or traditional waist. The ultra-soft fabric will keep you comfy, and the satin collar and trim add a subtle, feminine touch. Plus, extra-deep pockets provide storage for anything you need to have on hand while you’re breastfeeding or carrying your little one from room to room. Finally, a place for your phone (or the pacifier)!

The perfect last-minute Mother’s Day gift for Mom is here! Forget the cliché chocolate and flowers, give them better peace of mind with Chillax’s Daily Baby. Created for parents by parents, Daily Baby provides parents and caregivers complete peace of mind knowing that they are in total control over connectivity, privacy, and security. This monitor is equipped with Bank-Grade encryption for live video streaming and a proprietary mathematical encryption algorithm to safeguard data transmission, which means only users can see and hear the baby. It’s available on Amazon.

Bombi’s new Bēbee Lightweight Stroller is the perfect all-in-one stroller for eco-conscious, globetrotting, or just everyday moms. Made with fabric from recycled plastic (56 bottles per stroller), it offers lightweight convenience (16lbs) and full-size functionality with features like a one-hand MagicFold, infant car seat adapter, XXL canopy, adjustable calf rest, and more. And at only $199,99, (free shipping, free returns, and 30 days to test drive).

The go-to overnight bag by Groovy Girl Gifts is perfect for mom’s weekend getaway. The bag’s light pink faux leather exterior is easy to clean and looks stylishly high-end. With dual top handles, a shoulder cross strap for easy carrying, and a zipper that runs the full length of the bag, it has all the standard features you want in a travel duffel. The perfect size to fit all your travel essentials. Each bag can be personalized with either a name, three custom embroidered initials or a single monogram letter.

Beaba’s Childhome Mommy Bag is essential for the big day! Available in an array of colors at &, the iconic Mommy Bag has become a must-have for new moms and pregnant women worldwide. With beautiful and original Belgian design, these stylish bags are not only handy and spacious, but also fashionable. It can be used as a gym bag, diaper bag, nursery bag, travel bag, beach bag, hospital bag, or overnight bag. The Mommy Bag has also become popular for pregnancy announcements!

We all give mom flowers for Mother’s Day, but what if we sent her pencils that turn into flowers?

The Sprout Liners are available in both eye and brow and are sold in single or double packs in both brown and black. The single pack retails for $12.99 and the double retails for $28.99. These are the only liners in the world with a capsule at the end with seeds so it can be planted after use and grown into wildflowers. The patented liner is AC-tested (allergy-friendly), with a natural formula, free of microplastics, and is added with natural oils that are good for the skin. Additionally, it gives something positive back to nature and strengthens the idea of ​​giving a product a ‘second life’.

Nuzzle Clothing is a new women’s apparel brand born out of the pandemic. It’s a fun story — founder Kebby Holden decided if she was going to be working from home and on Zoom calls, she needed to look presentable, but also wanted to remain comfortable. So Nuzzle was born! Ranging from insanely comfortable loungewear to luxe dresses, customers can shop tops, bottoms, jumpsuits, sweaters, dresses and footwear. This backless, open toed footwear is easy to wear but you don’t have to put up with the y-shaped strap between your toes. When you need to take the dog out or zip out to the store, just slip your feet into this stylish and comfortable footwear.

Boasting Qualcomm® aptX™ HD Audio for crystal-clear, CD-quality sound the BT-600ANC headphones from Monoprice deliver incredible sound quality without breaking the bank. Advanced Active Noise Cancelation offers exceptional background noise reduction, while 40 hours of playback time means gets you through dozens of albums before needing a charge.

MSRP: $99.99



Leo Fuschi