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Let’s face it, being a mom is hard and stressful work! Anyone who has taken care of kids for a long enough period of time has experienced how much of a handful they can be. For your friend who is juggling the care of her children and especially feeling tired and stressed, a great way to help them feel better is to get them some nice gifts for stressed-out moms to help them relax!
Gift Ideas to Help a Stressed Out Mom Relax
If this mama is feeling the heat…get her some of these treats so she can treat herself!
Aromatherapy Eye Mask/Sleep Mask
Eye masks are awesome, they block out the light and force you to keep your eyes closed all at once. This eye mask is especially helpful with the relaxing aromatherapy benefits!
Deep Steep Lavender Chamomile Bubble Bath
Every mom needs a relaxing bath once in awhile. Lavender and chamomile are both calming scents, so while they soak in the tub they will also be able to breathe in the scents to help them feel more calm and less stressed!
Coloring Mandalas: For Insight, Healing, and Self-Expression
Coloring is a wonderful stress reliever. They can color while their kids color, or after the kids go to bed. Either way, it gives them something else to focus on rather than how stressful and busy their life is.
Papa John’s Gift Cards
For nights she doesn’t feel like cooking, there’s one less thing to worry about when she can order pizza to be delivered!
TheraFlow Dual Foot Massager Roller
Get her this dual foot massage roller so she can rub her feet over it to get the kinks out and massage those achy soles!
Relax Shower Bombs
For the mom that doesn’t care for taking baths or doesn’t have the time, these relaxing shower bombs are a great alternative to bath bombs or bubble bath. Just drop it in the shower and hop in, breathing in the wonderful scents while she washes up, whether it’s a quick shower or a longer, more luxurious one.
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Ghirardelli Hot Cocoa Premium Indulgence
Oooh hot cocoa is so yummy and calming, and Ghirardelli is one of the best brands! Get her this box of hot cocoa envelopes to have one in the evenings when she needs to wind down after a hard day of chasing the kids around!
Microbead Massage Neck Pillow
Our necks are another place where stress pools, and she will love having this massaging neck pillow to work out those kinks without having to do it herself or find someone else to do it!
Oster Cordless Electric Wine Bottle Opener
When she’s stressed and desperate for a glass of wine, the last thing she needs is the struggle of opening the bottle! You can always give her all the wine too!
Just Dance Switch Game
To keep the kids busy while she gets a little break, she can pop this Just Dance 2016 Wii game into the machine and get them dancing!
Yoga for Stress Relief DVD
Whether she chooses to do so in the mornings to start the day or the evenings to end the day, this Yoga for Stress Relief DVD is a great idea to work out those stressed muscles and gain some calmness!
This beautiful stress journal can be used to record thoughts, feelings, and much more to help her find calm and peace in her heart while she deals with stress!
Soothing Peppermint Lavender Foot Lotion
Foot lotion is sometimes super luxurious, yet so simple. This peppermint and lavender combo will add another relaxing and soothing aspect to simply putting lotion on her feet! Spa gifts are a perfect way to pamper stressed out moms.
Serenilite Stress Ball
She can use this stress ball any time of day, to squeeze and release some stress she holds onto throughout the day rather than letting it out in a less productive way!
Breathe Affirmation Journal
Instead of sitting still and letting her mind wander, the stressed out mom in your life can use this “Breathe” journal to write affirmations, talk about her day, or simply meditate on paper.
To keep kiddos busy, get her this Moana movie. It is super popular right now and sure to keep most kids busy while mom gets a little time to rest.
Coldstone Creamery Gift Card
She can take the kids out for ice cream, or go on her own. A nice cool treat can do the soul a world of good and if she takes the kids, it will keep them busy too!
Women’s Soft Slippers with Plush Lining and Memory Foam
These cozy slippers will help her keep her feet comfortable during the day or in the evening so that her feet don’t hurt as much or get cold as fast while she takes care of the kids!
White and Spices Scented Candle
Tea and spices is a relaxing scent combo, and in candle form, she can light it and breathe in the smells as she goes about her day to keep her calmer and more focused.
Grownup Juice Coffee Mug
For those days she just deals with so much whining, this coffee mug is great and sassy! She will love the thought behind it!
Moms get stressed out easily but gifts can help. If your wife, friend, or family member is stressed pretty often, make sure to take the time out of your life to get her a nice relaxing gift or help her out a bit. She will really appreciate it, even if she resists at first!