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7 Top Mother's Day Gifts for Active Moms Around the House

by BROOKE GOLD HASSON | Apr 28, 2015

Mother’s Day is just around the corner! For many, finding the perfect gift for mom can quickly turn into a stressful, overwhelming task. To help you out, we’ve rounded up our favorite fun and unique gifts that any active mom would love to have around the house.

LaundressFor the Cleaning Queen

Cleaning just got a whole lot easier with The Laundress – mom’s one-stop shop for eco-friendly detergents, fabric care, home cleaning and utility for clothing, linen and home needs.

Cost: Starting at $6

Where to Buy: www.thelaundress.com

CocktailGardenFor the Mixologist

Plant Theatre’s Cocktail Garden Kit is perfect for the gardener who enjoys a delicious cocktail. This kit has everything you need to grow your own cocktail garden in one box, including specially selected seeds to grow plants with an interesting variety of aromas to flavor and garnish your drinks, as well as 18 original cocktail recipes.

Cost: $17

Where to Buy: www.amazon.com 

DrawerDecorFor the Organized Mom

End drawer clutter in minutes with DrawerDecor. Unlike generic utensil organizers that require you to choose a single size, DrawerDecor uses a non-slip silicone basemat and repositionable pieces. In addition, this 21-piece system can quickly be trimmed to fit any size drawer. 

Cost: $35

Where to Buy: www.amazon.com

GardeningSetFor the Gardening Gal

The Gardener by Picnic Time is an all-in-one folding seat and detachable polyester storage tote. The storage tote includes two zippered openings, and conveniently holds 5 metal garden tools on the exterior of the tote for easy access. All 5 tools have wooden handles and leatherette straps for hanging. 

Cost: $60

Where to Buy: www.amazon.com 

For the Letter Lover 

mintedstationaryThe immediacy of email and social media are great… but there’s something special about opening the mailbox and finding a hand-written letter filled with love. With unique designs and a complimentary gift box, a Minted personalized stationary set is a chic way for moms to stay in touch with family and friends no matter the distance.

Cost: Starting at $35

Where to Buy: www.minted.com

CleaningBookFor the Decluttering Diva

Help mom get in the spring cleaning spirit this Mother’s Day. “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing” is a #1 New York Times best-selling guide to de-cluttering your home. Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes readers step-by-step through her revolutionary KonMari Method for simplifying, organizing, and storing.

Cost: $8

Where to Buy: www.amazon.com 

BelkinChefStandFor the Tech-Savvy Chef

The Belkin Chef Stand + Stylus gives mom the freedom to interact with her tablet while she cooks—without worrying about touching the device with messy hands. The case-compatible stand has a non-slip rubber base and two different angles that are ideal for countertop use.

Cost: $30

Where to Buy: www.belkin.com

Most importantly, don’t forget the card!

More than gifts or gadgets, show mom how much you appreciate her with a card. A heartfelt note from you and your children is guaranteed to make her feel loved and appreciated.