Speaking as a mom herself, I know that the best gift you can give your mom you. Vaccines, effective N95 masks, and home Covid-19 tests are widely available, so traveling to see your parents and loved ones is possible (even if flying is more painful than ever) . But if you don’t want to come up empty-handed, you better jump on it, because Mother’s Day is right around the corner, on May 14. Scrambling for ideas? We have a set of gift recommendations below.
Your mom may be the person who loves you the most, but she probably has a lot of other things going on, like working, serving on nonprofit boards, or hanging out with friends. I consulted other WIRED parents for their favorite picks. These are our top gift ideas to help moms work from home, annotate their books, or immerse themselves in the gaming world in their downtime. And while you’re at it, check out our many other product guides, like the Best Gift Ideas for New Parents , the Best Baby Podcasts , or the Best Children’s Tablets.
Updated May 8, 2023: We’ve added new picks, like the Prana Luxara Dress and the Davek Mini Umbrella.
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