13 Perfect Breakfast-in-Bed Trays for Mom Slideshow

Clean and Prepped

Stark-white and equipped with a built-in vase—paint this "empty canvas" tray from A+R with colors from a berry salad and bright blooms to printed plates and colorful napkins. She'll love it. $92, available online. 

Bar Cart

Perfect for creating a sidebar—literally, for mom. Create a mini bellini bar on this Shindig Tray from Crate and Barrel and use it again when you’re hosting a –you guessed it—shindig. $39.95, online and in-store.

Serve up these great bellini recipes!

Love Note-Ready

Tell mom how you really feel—and write it down on this chalkboard tray from Etsy’s Urban Barn while you serve her. $36, available online.

Garden Party

The late great Lily Pulitzer loved her florals and garden greens. Shower mom with a late lunch-in bed with this tray and a fresh spring salad. $36, online and in-store. 

Check out our fantastic salad recipes.


This Lucite patterned tray from Jonathan Adler embodies all that the designer stands for—color and character. Ideal for serving mom brunch or breakfast—it can also double as a great gift for anyone who’s scored a new job in your life. $95, available online.

Mirror, Mirror

Kick up your breakfast a notch when you serve it in this luxe mirrored tray from Open Sky. $50, available online.

English Breakfast

As traditional as breakfast trays come—serve up a classic English breakfast for mom in this timeless silver tray from Pottery Barn. Add your family monogram for a nice personal touch. $72, online and in-store.

Wicker Love

This tray from Pottery Barn isn't only rustic and classic, but can come in handy as a carry-all for papers, magazines, and to carry dinnerware to and you’re your patio. $49, online and in-store.

Check out our great summer recipes for outdoor entertaining. 

Macaron Maven

Serve mom a fashionable breakfast fit with all Parisian favorites—eclairs, croissants, and of course, macarons on this decoupage Paris tray from Sur La Table. $29.95, available online and in-store.

Try these macaron recipes at home. 

Play Time!

While mom is enjoying her breakfast in bed, have the little ones get involved to—by serving mom in their own way with this adorable play set from Wayfair. $29.95, available online.   

Get cooking with kids with these great ideas!

Cozy and Comfortable

This simple, natural wood tray from West Elm is great, thanks to its arch –creating maximum leg room and balance while mom’s eating. $40, available online and in-store. 

Bath Time Breakfast

The ultimate breakfast is in the bathtub if you ask us. Our bath time menu is perfect for this tray. $21.99, available online

Bring on the Color

This chevron multi-colored tray is not only in style due to the print trend but is great for soups, cereals, and salads thanks to its round shape. $16.99, available online.