December 6, 2016
Need the perfect present for a new mom or baby? Try one of these 18 awesome gift ideas from our managing editors across the country. From new favorites to tried-and-true classics, you’re sure to find THE gift to knock mom's and baby's socks off. (Okay, we know. Baby probably already knocked her own socks off.)
Monthly subscriptions start at $39.99 on Bump Boxes
Hand-picked products for pregnant moms delivered to your door? Yes, please! Shower a mom-to-be with a monthly treat from the folks at Bump Boxes. Each one is chock full of items to pamper mom and prep for baby.
Katie Echentile, Hulafrog Myrtle Beach, SC, & mom of two
$179.99 on Amazon
Who couldn't use a little help mixing a perfect bottle of formula. It may seem a little pricey, but for the 3 am feeding, believe me, this hassle free gadget is worth it's weight in gold!
Jennifer Fedorchak, Hulafrog Cape May County, NJ, & mom of two
Choose from 3 fun colors for $24.99 on Amazon
Ready to make future mealtime cleanups a breeze?? The smiley silicone bowl is attached to a mat which stays put using suction, so we have almost no spills. Genius!
Kena Peterson, Hulafrog Dutchess County, NY, & mom of one
Find your copy on for $5.39 on Amazon
While no scientific study has been done yet, using this book couldn't hurt the chances of baby's first word being Dada, right? But if not, parents still love sharing Jimmy Fallon's simple and silly book with their babies.
Ed Dykhuizen, Hulafrog St. Paul, MN, & dad of three
Available for $14.95 on Amazon
Taking my baby's picture easy peasy! I attach the cute teddy bear to my phone, squeak it, and take a photo, just in time to catch baby's giggle.
Rachel Casipit, Hulafrog Durham-Chapel Hill, NC, & mom of two
Available for $37.45 at Target
Add an "element" of fun to your playroom with these periodic table blocks from Uncle Goose. Light and colorful, baby will love to play while you revisit your high school chemistry days.
Maureen Hodge, Hulafrog Belmont, Newton, & mom of two
Find one for $19.49 at Amazon
There is no better gift for a new mom than a sleeping baby. The Homedics White Noise Machine drowns out the sounds of creaky floor boards as we took the long walk from the crib to the nursery door and kept baby sleeping soundly.
Evie Estes, Hulafrog Cincinnati Eastside, OH, & mom of three
$24.92 at Amazon
I know plenty of moms get "pregnancy brain." This is a life saver when you can't remember where you put your keys, phone, or actually really anything for that matter and you're already late.
Jennifer Wojcio, Hulafrog Hoboken-Jersey City, NJ, & mom of four
$34.99 at uncommongoods
This book gives older siblings the low down on all of the cool things they can do with their new brother or sister. Their name is included, so they think it's written just for them!
Dana Michels, Hulafrog Santa Monica-Malibu, CA, & mom of three
Try something new for $13.95 at The Honest Company, Inc
Travel-size bath products are so handy, especially when packing an overnight bag for grandma's house or even that special delivery day. The folks at Honest Company have put together a perfect collection of family-friendly toiletries in trial size.
Tommie Jean Valmassy, Hulafrog Benicia-Vallejo, CA, & mom of one
Available for $15.99 at Amazon
Babies love, love, love this classic toy with its bright colors, crinkly noises, stretchy material, squeaky noises. And Moms love how easily it can connect to any car seat, stroller or crib. Constant entertainment.
Liz Monroe, Hulafrog Spring Hill, FL, & mom of four
Available for $14.99 at Yikes Twins
Time to make bath time a snap. Baby gets the giggles playing with these fun uniquely designed characters. Bonus, no slippery bars of soap, just sudsy fun!
Kerri McCorkill, Hulafrog Mansfield-Attleboro, MA, & mom of three
Starting at $19.99 at Etsy
If you know a fit mom who is "working out for two," check out these custom last name tank tops with fun messages. So cute!
Denise Pyeatt, Hulafrog Venice-El Segundo, CA, & mom of three
Available for $29.99 at Target
Get the whole family moving to the beat! Singing, dancing and learning games bring baby and family together for awesome fun.
Sarah Santos, Hulafrog Brookline-Norwood, MA, & mom of one
Starting at $14.00 at Aden + Anais
These muslin swaddle blankets are amazing, the ultimate in breathability and softness. The more you wash them, the softer they get. It's baby soft magic!
Elizabeth Green, Hulafrog National, & mom of two
Various styles starting at $64.99 on Amazon
The name says it all! With neutral fabric and an ergonomic design, my husband doesn't mind carrying this diaper bag. In fact, it's pretty cool, dude!
Carolyn Farwell, Hulafrog Aberdeen-Bel Air, MD, & mom of two
Available for $25.00 on Sephora
As a new mom, you don't always have extra time for pampering. The Clarins Supermom Secret is an at-home pick-me-up for the supermom in all of us.
Debbie Bates, Hulafrog South Windsor, CT, & mom of two
Available for $239.99 at Target
I don't know who loves mamaRoo more, baby or mom! A variety of motions and blue-tooth enabled control bring the wow factor and keep baby happy and mom sane. This is NOT your average bouncer seat.
Michelle Martinez, Hulafrog Marietta-Kennesaw, GA, & mom of three
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