A Fabulous Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Staff Writer
No matter what mom is into, she’ll love any of these gifts
Busy Mom Tips from Antonia Lofaso

Top Chef's Antonia Lofaso gives her advice and recipe for making delcious meals on the go

Gifts for Mom

Gifts for Mom

No matter who comes and goes in life, there will always be one person that is always there: Mom. With Mother’s Day rapidly approaching, there is a need for an excellent gift that will show the most important woman in your life just how much she is appreciated. Of course, there will always be the person who waits until the last second, scrambling for something on the Saturday before Mother’s Day. And then there is the planner who has their gift in mind months in advance. Either way, if your mom is a whiz in the kitchen, we’ve got a perfect set of gifts for you.

Click here for A Fabulous Mother’s Day Gift Guide (Slideshow)

For the mom who is elegant and loves to spend her days over a hot stove, think about cute and classy decorative elements. Try grabbing something pretty from Anthropologie or check Etsy for an apron with a little bit of pizzazz. Or consider some pretty napkins to liven up the dinner table. There is, also, the mom who needs a little bit of pampering and relaxation. Gourmet teas are always a great idea, since they give mom the peace of mind she needs to just kick back and put her feet up.

Now, when it comes to mothers, there is always one gift that will fly. If you wait until the last minute or plan weeks in advance, something homemade or sentimental will send a love arrow straight to mom’s heart. Engraved utensils are something she’ll see each day when she’s setting the table for dinner. No matter what you choose to give to mom, make sure it’s filled with love.

From Mother’s Day menus and party ideas to the best cocktail recipes, we’ve got you covered. Find all this and more on The Daily Meal’s Mother’s Day Recipes & Menus Page.


Mom tends to spend a lot of time in the kitchen. Between making great lunches and throwing together dinners, there is a need for matching aprons and pot holders.

Apron: $32 via Anthropologie

Potholders: $14 via Anthropologie

High End Teas

There is always the need for relaxing in a mom’s day. François Payard offers luxury teas in assorted flavors that are just the ticket after a long, challenging day.

Sloane Tea Coffret Collection, $75 via Francois Payard

6 Mother's Day Brunch Cocktail IdeasKid-Friendly Mocktails for Mother's Day7 Special Mother's Day Breakfast-in-Bed Recipes12 Things You Didn’t Know About Mother’s DayWhen is Mother's Day 2014?

Check out more ideas for mom here!