Of course, it’s always fun to bring tiny socks and Sophie the Giraffe and whatnot to a baby shower, but I think it’s important to throw in a present for the mother. I especially love giving gifts that are lifesavers after the baby is born, when a new mom hasn’t slept or showered for days and is semi-deranged.
New mothers tend to forgo meals and eat like squirrels, gnawing quickly on nuts and dried fruits. This service makes it easy, delivering high-energy snacks that can be scarfed down one-handed, like chili-lime cashews and baobab-and-raspberry clusters.
A scented candle is nice, but what she can really use is bath salts for postpartum “fissure control.”
“Expert facial results” in 15 minutes, and she can do it in her sweatpants.
Mouthwash is a godsend when you’re late again for Music Together class and have no time to brush. Whitens, freshens, and alcohol-free.
This sweet, blush-colored lounge set is as soft as a onesie. Answer the door in this getup and a robe, and visitors will know not to overstay their welcome.
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