Best Mother’s Day Gift Ideas to Surprise Your Mom

With May 2020 around the corner, it is about time for you to get ready for celebrating Mother’s Day. The day when you get to honour the selfless maternal love. The purest form of love that you will ever experience.


Your mother is just not a mother but more than that. To start as a friend, one with whom you trust all your secrets, a nurse who burns the midnight oil for the times when you're sick, having your back for the times when you came in late and many more countless situations. She’s your all-in-one superhero! Isn’t she? With knowing all of it, don’t you think she needs a break too? Whether she is a working mom or a home-maker, she sure has various chores lined up each day. So this mother’s day, show your love by planning a surprise gift for mom. Celebrate mother’s day just as an excuse to pamper her and shower with all the love and care that she has for us all year round.


Let us have a look at some of the best mother’s day gift ideas that can highlight the weekend -


1. Movie Marathon

What better than binge-watching your mom’s favourite movies. Starting from all the Bollywood classics to Hollywood cinemas, everyone has a long list of movies that are pending to catch up with, this can be the best mother’s day gift. Arrange for a tub full of popcorn, set up a comfortable seating arrangement and start ‘bingeing on those timeless films. You can help her relive all her teenage memories with those classic movies. Be it for a couple of hours or all day long, let your mother relax and enjoy.

2. A Break from the Chores

This might need a combined effort, but you can surprise your mother by shouldering the responsibility of all the household chores. She sure has a long list of them pending. Distribute them among yourselves and help her relax for the day. This can mean more than just words while taking off the load from her to-do-list.

3. At-Home Pamper Session

While you can reserve a fancy appointment at the spa, it would be even more personalised if you got her an at-home massage session. By that, we mean to get on with some massage tips and tricks and help her relax at home. A handy tip, you could get in some help from your dad and siblings for this one. Source all those essential oils and help her enjoy the manicure and pedicure. You can even make coupons with some creativity and get her to redeem during the day. It is a great way to make her cherish this personalised home spa session.

Best Gift for Mother on Mother's Day

4. A Culinary Experience

If your mother loves cooking and trying new foods, this is the day to give her that much-needed break and take her out for an amazing culinary experience. Plan in advance and reserve a table in her favourite restaurant. You could also treat her to some of the top restaurants in your city. To give a more personalised touch to it, sizzle some of her favourite foods by her little chefs. Nothing beats a touch of personalisation. It sure can be one of the best mother’s day gift ideas.

5. Go all out Gifting

A chocolate box is almost synonymous to gifting. What if you have it personalised? It elevates the entire gifting experience. Handpick some of her favourite chocolates and personalise them with a message you like. Doesn’t it already sound exciting? We are sure it does. So what are you waiting for, go order a personalised box of handpicked chocolates. This can also be added with any of the abovementioned ideas to make her feel more special.

6. Do-it-all Home Version

If your mother is someone who does not like stepping out far often, you can do it all at home. While doing it all by yourself is surely getting you some brownie points for sure. A home-cooked meal, home spa, origami craft and much more can be an exhilarating experience for her!

7. Plan a trip

Planning a trip isn’t easy. So team up on this one with your dad and siblings. Plan a trip to your mother’s favourite destination. Be it a day-trip or a mini staycation. Recollect those places she always wanted to visit but somehow couldn’t. This is your time to gift her this most awaited trip.

8. Get Creative

Everyone loves those cute little handmade presents and cards. Put on your thinking caps and design a greeting for her. Show her how much you mean to her and let your creativity flow with those words. This is a perfect DIY personalised gift along with a touching mother’s day message for your mom, and can be classified as one of the best mother’s day gifts.


These can be some of the ways to surprise your mother this Mother’s Day with the best mother’s day gifts. Don’t forget to mix and match these ideas according to your mum’s taste.