Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas
Importance of Valentine’s Day gifts for Moms and Kids
Even if you are all grown-up and married with kids, making your mother feel special on Valentine’s day is never too far-fetched. You don’t really need to go overboard with being too sophisticated and spending way too much. To make this day memorable for your mother or even grandmother and mother-in-law you can just give something thoughtful which is a token of love and gratitude. 14th February isn’t just a reminder for romantic love for your significant other, it is perhaps the day when you can show your loved ones how much they mean to you and that you are thankful for everything they have done for you. If you are looking for a more sentimental approach, gifts like matching mother and daughter bracelets or customized photo frames work really well. For something utilitarian which your mother would want includes something like a hand-knitted sweater or a delicate vase full of fresh roses.
At school, kids are given the opportunity to make their classmates Valentine’s gift cards as a token of friendship and platonic love which underscores these relationships. They even prepare small presents for family members as a gesture of goodwill. Thus, it is only fair that the kids should be made to feel loved by reciprocating their efforts. However, be cognizant of the child’s likes and dislikes. Some children prefer overtly rosy and pink-hearts covered surprises. While others are more inclined towards keeping things subtle and not so lovey-dovey.
Some gift ideas for Moms
Personalized Birthstone Necklace
This meaningful piece of jewelry can be worn frequently as a reminder of your love for your mother. It has gemstones with the initials of either children or grandchildren engraved on it, hanging on a silver or golden chain according to your preference.
Turtleneck Oversized Sweater
This soft and comfy sweater from Amazon is very cost-friendly and can be worn on casual occasions pairing it with a legging. This will keep your mother warm in the chilly winter season and you can choose from a pastel palette of colours that fit your mother’s liking.
Hand Cream Set
Winters are all about keeping your skin moisturized and soft. With these scented not excessively oily hand creams, your mother can prevent the dry, crackly skin. This gift-ready tin is definitely going to last long enough and be reasonable for the price you paid for it.
Recipe Cutting Board
To make the gift even more personally-tailored, you can request one of your mother’s favourite recipes to be engraved onto the surface of a woody, authentic cherry or walnut cutting board. This can either be used as a set aside kitchen decoration or may be used for chopping your ingredients.
This doesn’t necessarily have to be real diamond to add value, you may buy these artificial gemstone hoops to give a minimalist touch to complement your mother’s style. The small size of these earrings will add a very subtle but elegant glam to your mother’s attire.
Mother and Daughter Bracelets
This very sleek and polished bracelet on the outside has a very heartfelt message engraved on the inside which is known to only you and your mother. It is a symbol of your everlasting friendship and how it keeps cementing over time despite the hardships you collectively overcome.
Some gift ideas for Kids
Heart Pop Fidget Toy
This toy has become a favourite amongst young children when it comes to bursting the bubbles mindlessly for some giggly fun. They come in a pack of three with vibrant colours. Sometimes they can be rainbow-coloured attracting kids just by the look of it. It is perfect for kids of ages 3 and above.
This is the ideal gift for showing how two people are so dissimilar yet may be connected by heart. The colourful swirls mean that no two bears are the same just like humans who are unique. The Care Bear is for kids aged 4 and above.
Chocolate Covered Oreo Cookies
Perhaps there may never be a shred of doubt that children have a sweet tooth and when these iconic DIY heart-shaped oreo cookies are presented to them, they are going to love them instantly. Gobbling these treats within a matter of seconds is what makes Valentine's day chocolatey one.
Reversible Octopus Plushie
Everyone, even adults, love a cute little plushie. But don’t let the jolly and smiley, pink face fool you for reversing it, you will encounter a mad and angry, grey face ready to spank you. The addition of a small heart on the happy face and a broken one on the sad face perfectly indicate the mood of the child at any moment.
What I Love about being your Mom
This fill-in-the-blank journal can be addressed from anyone close to the child, be it his mom or dad. This can be used as a scrap book which can come around all year even when the kid is all grown-up to freshen his memories and rekindle the bond he had with his beloved family member.
Tie Dye Lounge Set
Since the past year, type dye fashion has been on the rise due to the casual and colourful look it provides. You can pir up a t-shirt or hoodie with jogger pants for a lounge wear set for your child. Pick any favourite color combination and you are good to go.