When someone you love welcomes a new baby into the world, you want to do all that you can to support them and show them how loved they are. But finding the perfect gift to give to a new mama isn't always easy. What's going to be useful, but special? Something she really needs but also something she may not ever think to ask for?
Each mama is different, but we guarantee she'll love having these gifts on hand in the weeks and months postpartum.
Here are our favorite items to give:
For mama: Food (all the food)
Whether you're a great cook and you can whip up a dish for her, or you want to give credit or a gift certificate to an online grocery store, such as FreshDirect or InstaCart, food is one of the top gifts new mamas will love.
We love gifting it for two weeks in when everyone begins to forget about mama's recovery. If you really want to simplify meals for her, Gobble meal kits allow anyone to make a delicious dinner in just 15 minutes with one pan (cleaning up is the last thing on her to-do list). You can send a gift card for any amount so mama can enjoy a fresh meal without the hassle.
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For the new baby: Books
While baby can't read just yet, it's never too early to help create their library. If you're unsure which books to give, these are great ones to start out with. Plus, you can add a new one to their collection each year on their birthday.
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