The novel coronavirus has changed so much about our current circumstances, but nothing changes the way you feel about celebrating Mom on Mother's Day. Use our handy gift guide below to find the perfect gift for your loved ones, and show them the best Mother's Day possible — even during a worldwide pandemic!
Whether she's a face mask fanatic or gets weak in the knees for handmade gifts, you're sure to find the perfect care package to send her way, and then chat all about it during that social distancing-approved Zoom Mother's Day brunch (or happy hour)!
Go all in on a yearlong subscription with other family members, and make the special days for Mom keep on coming. Now that we're approaching round 2 of Mother's Day during the coronavirus pandemic, here are some of our top social distancing gifts for moms!
Price: Starts at $35.50/month; use code BEWELL for a special discount
What's Included: What mom wouldn't be pleased to get fun, easy, and rewarding gardening projects on her doorstep monthly? An ideal quarantine gift, My Garden Box offers everything that's needed to build enriching DIY garden projects, including live plants. With illustrated instructions, simple garden care tips, and properly portioned supplies, the opportunity to garden could be just what Mom needs this year.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. in the week of the 15th
Price: Starts at $9.00/box; use code 18HOLIDAYDEAL for 15% off any tea membership
What's Included: Maybe it's time to make her a soothing playlist and send her a Simple Loose Leaf Tea gift box? It's sure to calm her nerves and make her feel extra special. Each hand-packaged monthly box includes a variety of top-quality loose leaf teas to explore. Choose from black teas, green teas, decaf herbals, or a sampler that includes one of each, plus a seasonal pick.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. on the 1st business day of the month
Price: Starting at $30.99/month; use code CJFIRST10 for 10% off your first order
What's Included: Could there be a better time for therapist-curated self-care? Encourage her to put down social media and take a moment to reconnect with herself with a monthly subscription to TheraBox. She'll unbox a research-backed therapeutic activity to wire the brain for happiness, plus an assortment of wellness goodies to reduce stress and enhance her life. The gift of self-love might just be the perfect gift!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 24th-29th of every month
Price: Starts at $36.00/month; use code BEWELL for a special discount
What's Included: Why are so many people hopping on the houseplant trend? Well, becoming a plant parent is fun for any number of reasons! If Mom is all in on plants, help her fall in love with a new houseplant every month with the Plant Club. The best gifts are those that keep on giving –– so each month she'll get an adorable, healthy plant, everything needed to proudly display it, and proper care instructions.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. around the 15th of the month
Price: Starts at $13.95/month
What's Included: So, Mom's handling the pandemic with her signature sass? Help her speak her mind with Smartass and Sass, a great gift for anyone more inclined to snark than sugarcoating. Whether you opt for a tee-of-the-month subscription, products only, or the combo option, she'll get hand-selected items from artists and small businesses including apparel, totes, tumblers, and more.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. on the 18th of the month
Price: Starts at $50.99/month; use code SPRING10 for a special discount
What's Included: Hopebox was created to help care for body, heart, and soul — and we could all use a little more of that right about now! Thoughtfully curated to reduce anxiety and inspire hope through premium self-care, this monthly subscription offers a fun unboxing experience with a selection of high-quality treasures including books, aromatherapy, candles, snuggle buddies, face masks, and other wellness essentials.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. with 1-2 business days from ordering
Price: Starts at $27.75/month
What's Included: If Mom has a spiritual side and wants to grow her inner goddess, Goddess Provisions can help her make great use of all this solitary time created by social distance rules. Helping her take a deep dive into herself, every box brings an assortment of full-size spiritual tools and products like crystals, aromatherapy, natural beauty products, and superfood snacks.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. during the 1st week of every month
Price: Starts at $12.99/month; use code HEYTHERE for 15% off your first box
What's Included: We're hard-pressed to find a moment where jewelry isn't a great gift, even in the midst of a pandemic! A gift subscription to mintMONGOOSE Jewelry can help her dress up that loungewear for the day's video calls and make her feel on top of it all. Fashionable and affordable, each month brings a selection of 3 boutique-quality pieces in her choice of silver, gold, rose gold, or a mix.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 48 hours of ordering, then on the 15th of the month
Price: Starts at $13.25/month
What's Included: Even when there's no place to go, it's okay to want to look good and smell good –– just because! Wicked Good Perfume offers clean, consciously-crafted fragrances for scent lovers of all types. Send Mom a new perfume roller in a limited-edition fragrance each month, or enroll her in the Scent Club for goodies for bath, body, and home. Plus, all products are handmade, cruelty-free, and vegan.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 1-3 business days from ordering, then between the 10th-15th of the month
Price: Starts at $39.00/month; use code JSL10 for a special discount
What's Included: The pandemic means that it's time to hit the brakes on travel, unless Mom's up for an exploratory at-home road trip! Gifting the Explore Local Box is an easy way to satisfy her wanderlust while supporting some of the country's best small businesses. She'll get a monthly box highlighting a different U.S. city, filled with artisanal treats and popular products local to the featured region.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. in the 1st week of every month
Price: Starts at $38.00/month; use code WELCOME10 for a special discount
What's Included: Replace those Netflix marathons and bread-baking sprees by sending her Poppy's Hobbies, a monthly craft kit that will have her making charming home decor pieces and one-of-a-kind keepsakes! With no stress and no planning required, this open-and-go box arrives with all she needs to create a seasonal or holiday-themed craft including materials, paint, decals, embellishments, and more.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. on the 5th of the month
Price: Starts at $42.00/month
What's Included: You know the old saying, "Good drink, good time"? Help her enjoy this Mother's Day with a monthly box that features fabulous alcohol-free libations. Raising the Bar is an adventurous mocktail-of-the-month club that features innovative beverages and seasonal flavors. She'll unbox all she needs to mix, stir, and shake up sweet, sparkling concoctions.
Shipping: Ships to the U.S. and Canada on or around the 15th of every month
Price: Starts at $37.39/month
What's Included: The postpartum period is one of the most challenging times of motherhood, even without a pandemic in play. So, this Mother's Day, help a new mom get the support she needs with Cater To Mom, a subscription specifically designed for the fourth trimester. Reduce stress and spread joy with a curated mix of essentials like self-care, organic body recovery products, lactation-supporting snacks and teas, and plenty of pro tips and resources!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 2-4 business days, and then on the 18th each month
Price: Starts at $29.00/month; use code BEWELL for a special discount
What's Included: Let her know that you wholeheartedly agree with the "quarantine succs" sentiment by enrolling her in a fun and highly-rated plant club from Succulents Monthly. Subscribers love how easy it all is! Every month brings low-maintenance succulents that arrive in cute, colorful planters to match any decor and design aesthetic, along with easy-to-follow care instructions.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. around the 25th of the month
Price: Starts at $17.99/month
What's Included: Does Mom need something even easier than succulents? Skip the dirt altogether with the Air Plants Monthly Club Box. Now she can dive into the wide world of air plants and grow a varied collection with plenty of colorful plants, blooming plants, or plants with pups of their own. All she'll need to do is give them a quick soak every couple of weeks and enjoy!
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. in the 1st week of every month