New moms have experienced a lot of change with arrival of baby. While there’s so much happiness that comes with their bundle of joy, there’s also stress that comes with learning to juggle baby needs, household chores, bills, money, work and personal time. With Mother’s Day quickly approaching, it’s the perfect time to give that new mom in your life something that will make her daily life easier.
Here are 6 gift ideas for new moms along with shopping tips to help you save money.
Ironing can feel like a big job and often leaves new moms in wrinkles. While small and lightweight, this mini hand steamer packs a punch that delivers perfectly pressed garments in seconds. Grab one from Bed, Bath and Beyond for $19.99 and snag a coupon for 20% from their Facebook page!
Moms can never predict when baby will need a changing and this wet/dry bag is a life saver. Featuring a mesh pocket on the outer for dry clothes, the inner compartment has a waterproof liner that will keep wet clothes, swim suits and stinky diapers sealed so moms can continue on her day without worrying about rushing home. Choose from several fun designs like hearts or stripes for just $13 at Target.
For on-the-go moms, this portable charger will make sure her mobile always has power and she stays connected. The unique and slim, credit-card-size design makes it easy to carry around in mom’s back pocket or slip it right into the diaper bag! Choose from an assortment of fun colors and prints like turquoise, pink/white stripes and black chevron at Best Buy for $24.99.
No need to lace up when trying to get out the door. Whether taking baby for a walk, running to Yoga class or heading to the grocery store, the GO Walk sneakers make getting out the door quick and comfy–just slip ’em on! You can find these Sketcher sneakers in a variety of colors and styles on sale now for $44.99 at shoes.com. Use the coupon code “25Spring” from CouponSherpa.com to save an extra 25% off $100 with free two-day delivery and returns.
With diapers to change and bottles to feed, new moms will agree it’s often impossible to find time to make a pot of coffee in the morning. With the space-saving single brew coffee maker, all mom has to do is add a K-cup of coffee, tea or cocoa and the machine makes a hot drink in minutes. Find it on sale now at Overstock for $74.99 (originally $114) and use a 10% off coupon code at checkout from CouponSherpa.com for even deeper savings.
As a slim-profile bagless upright vacuum, this Dyson is like the Ferraris of cleaning machines offering easy maintenance and compact storage. A detachable long-reach wand helps reach dust up high with ease, and it’s balanced for comfortable floor-to-ceiling cleaning. There are no cords to detangle and she can move around the entire house without unplugging! You can find it on sale at Wal-Mart for $289, originally $399.