40 Practical Gifts for Busy Moms [in 2023]
Finding the perfect gift for busy moms can be a daunting task. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Today I am sharing 50 practical gifts that any busy mama would love to receive. Whether you are looking for something to help her stay organized or simply something to make her life a little easier, we have you covered!
The Best Gifts for Busy Moms
When you become a mom, life is permanently changed forever.
Not only are you responsible for keeping another human alive, but you also become much more discerning regarding gifts.
Before becoming a mother, an off-the-shelf gift basket or useless tchotchke seem like perfectly good gifts.
However, once you give birth, you no longer have the time or energy for anything that isn’t useful or practical.
So, what are some really good useful gifts for busy moms?
Glad you asked! I reached out to my mom friends to find out what have been the most useful and practical gifts they have received and I have put them together in this list to help you shop!
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40 Busy Mom Gifts She Will Love!
Looking for the perfect gift for the busy mom in your life? Here is a carefully curated list of gifts that will save busy moms a ton of time, energy, and sanity by making life easier.
Every busy mom needs a watch that also functions as a hands-free personal assistant. Being able to take calls, send and receive text messages, monitor your heart rate, and get directions with a small wearable object is a game-changer.
64 0z. Iron Flask Water Bottle
When you are running around all day it's easy to forget to drink enough water. Even though multiple studies show that it's vital to stay hydrated for our physical and mental health, many moms don't drink enough during the day. Help her drink 64oz of water each day with this high-quality hydro flask she will love.
Amazon Gift Card
As a busy, working mom, I can tell you that I always get excited when I receive a gift card or gift certificate. That way I can pick out exactly what I want and be sure to receive something I will use and love.
All In One Make Up Palette
Every busy mom will tell you that it's a struggle to get ready in the morning. This beautiful all-in-one makeup palette will make the process easy and foolproof. Perfect for saving time in the morning before heading out the door.
COSORI 5 qt. Air Fryer
Air fryers have revolutionized family dinner time! Make healthier meals in a fraction of the time, without all the messy and dangerous oil. Enjoy crispy and crunchy foods with less fat that your family will love.
No time for the gym?
Too hot or cold to exercise outside?
No daycare to watch the kids?
Well, this stationary bike solves all of those problems. She will love being able to get in a full-body workout in the comfort of her home.
Supersonic Hair Dryer
In the morning, every second counts. This luxury blow dryer dries hair in a fraction of the time of a traditional blow dryer.
Self Charging Robot Vacuum
Give her the gift of clean floors with the Roomba vacuum from iRobot. Just imagine how happy she'll be to come home to clean floors at the end of the day.
7-in-1 Instant Pot Duo
Any busy mom will tell you that getting dinner on the table during busy weeknights is a major cause of stress. Help her out with the 7-in-1 Instant Pot which is a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, saute pan, food warmer, and yogurt maker. Cooks foods like chicken, beef, rice, and pasta up to 70% faster than traditional methods.
Ello Magnet Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Travel Mug
A hot cup of coffee can change your entire perspective. Help her get out the door on time and enjoy her coffee on her commute to work or in the school drop off zone with this dishwasher safe, stainless steel travel mug.
Luxury Drawer Organizer Set
This practical gift idea will save her the time and frustration of dealing with messy drawers. Give her a place to keep everything nice and tidy with almost zero effort.
Household Bill Organizer & Budget Tracker
Help her to keep track of bills, payments, and monthly spending in one place. This handy organizer from Mead makes life easier and helps cut down on paper clutter.
High Speed Wrinkle Removing Steamer
This awesome steamer is perfect for getting wrinkles out of clothes quickly. Also works on bedding, curtains and blankets!
Keurig K-Express Coffee Maker
I guarantee she will get everyday use out of this super speedy Keurig. It makes all sorts of hot beverages including coffee, tea, and cider. A great idea to save time and skip the dreaded drive thru so she can make it to work on time.
Philips Sonicare 4100 Power Toothbrush
The self-timer is great to keep everyone on time in the morning. Plus you'll spend less time at the dentist because your teeth will be so clean!
Weekly Magnetic Meal Planner Notepad
Meal planning is a huge time saver for busy moms. This handy notepad is a practical and convenient way to cut down wasted food and expensive restaurant meals.
Produce Saving Sheets
As a mom, it is so upsetting to have to throw away produce that goes bad before it's eaten. These food-saving sheets help produce stay fresh longer.
Amazon Prime Membership
Over the years the cost of an annual Amazon Prime Membership has increased significantly. At the same time, the convenience of the service is a life-changer for any working or stay at home mom. Give her the gift that keeps on giving and gets the items she needs shipped straight to her door in 2 days!
Emergency Roadside Service
No one wants to be stuck on the side of the road with a flat tire or dead battery. Give the gift of peace of mind with Emergency Roadside Service.
Knitted Cooling Weighted Blanket
Every exhausted mom needs a good night's sleep, and this weighted blanket can help! Great for soothing the nervous system to help her fall asleep and stay asleep, so she can wake up feeling refreshed and energized.
Shiatsu Foot Massager Machine with Heat
Nothing sounds better than a foot massage at the end of a long day. Make sure she gets one with this awesome massager! Makes a great holiday gift for any busy mama!
Rocketbook Smart Reusable Notebook
The notepad we all know and love has been updated for this century. Special paper and technology allow you to write a note, list or reminder and then scan it into your phone so the pages can be cleared and used again.
Essential Oil Shower Steamers
While relaxing baths sound wonderful, the reality is that most busy mothers don't have time to enjoy them very often. Instead, bring the relaxation into the shower for an equivalent experience in a shorter amount of time.
Cold coffee is something that many mamas learn to expect. Prevent that from ever happening again with this handy coffee mug warmer.
All In One Hair Treatment
Everyone wants to have fabulous hair and this all-in-one product does the job. This spray softens, detangles, controls frizz and protects the hair from heat. Make her feel like a million bucks with this time-saving product.
Super Greens Powder
Life as a mom leaves little time for healthy eating. Help her get her recommended amount of fruits and vegetables with this high-quality superfood powder.
Family Command Center
Save her time and energy by giving her a beautiful place to keep her family organized. This family command center has a place for important paperwork, keys, backpacks, purses and more!
Professional Countertop Blender
This professional-grade blender can make smoothies, soups, snow cones, dips, sauces, creams and margaritas in just seconds. Spoil her with a high-quality appliance that will make her life easier.
Hair Straightener Brush
Another practical, time-saving gift she will appreciate. This hair straightener has thousands of 5-star reviews and is a favorite among professional stylists. Help her save precious time in the morning with this straightener that works quickly and professionally.
Ever seen her freak out when she's not able to find her keys, wallet, sunglasses or credit card in her purse? Make sure that never happens again with this amazing purse organizer that is well made and has a place for everything so she won't ever have to dig around in a panic again.
3 in 1 Docking Station
The perfect nightstand accessory. A place to charge her phone, smartwatch and AirPods all in one place. She will wake up every morning with all her things ready to go.
Nothing is more stressful for a busy mom than getting stuck in a super long drive-thru coffee line and running late for work or school drop-off. This handheld frother creates cafe-quality coffee drinks at home in just a few seconds.
Multipurpose Facial Toning Spray
A refreshing, hydrating mist for her to use. Can be used as a pleasant, pick me up for dehydrated, tight and uncomfortable skin. You can also spray it on top of day and night creams for a boost of hydration or use it to set makeup or spray on dry hair throughout the day. The perfect all-in-one toner.
Halo - Health and Wellness Smart Wristband
Give her a personal trainer that she can wear on her wrist. This brand new product can measure everything including body fat composition, sleep patterns and even how you communicate with others. If you want to help her improve her overall mental health and wellness this is the best gift idea ever.
All In One BB Cream
Everyone wants beautiful looking skin. This product does it all in one!
Busy moms need a restful night's sleep! Relax and unwind for the night with this sleep machine that plays a variety of music and soothing sounds to help you sleep like your sweet babies.
Gel Nail Polish Strips
A perfect salon quality manicure in just minutes. These gel nail stickers are long lasting and super easy to apply and remove. Great for the busy mom who's always on the go and doesn't have time to sit and get her nails done.
Mom's No-Nag To-Do List
Help get the to-do list out of her brain and onto the paper. An awesome gift for anyone who needs help remembering everything that needs to be done.
The Weekend Reset - Guide for Busy Moms
Give her the gift of time. The Weekend Reset guide for busy moms is a proven weekend routine strategy that will prepare your home and family for the week ahead in just a few hours each week.
Essential Oil Diffuser and Sleep Aid
Every single mom can benefit from more sleep. Help her relax at the end of a long day with this soothing essential oil diffuser and white noise machine combo.