One of the sweetest parts of a baby shower is gifting the mama-to-be with items that she probably would never splurge on herself. Maybe you're part of a group of friends or family who want to purchase a big-ticket surprise. Or, you want to spend a little extra on a gift you know she'll obsess over.

We've rounded up our top big-ticket items that mama and baby will love.

1. BOB jogging stroller

A jogging stroller is a must-have for an active family and we love this one because it seamlessly goes on all terrains, from sandy beaches to trails. If mama already has her everyday stroller, this would make a great addition.

BOB Revolution PRO Jogging Stroller, Amazon, $499.99


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