40 Things to Put in Your Baby Momma's 'Push Present'

40 Things to Put in Your Baby Momma's 'Push Present'

Welcoming a new baby into the world is a momentous occasion, not just for the little one, but for the new mom as well! It's a time filled with joy, excitement, and, let's be honest, a fair bit of chaos. As friends or family, it's our delightful duty to provide support and love during this special time. What better way to do so than with a thoughtfully assembled 'push present' - a present for the new mom for literally pushing a human into the world? Below, I've curated a list of fabulous items that any new mom would appreciate. From practical must-haves to pampering luxuries, these gift basket ideas are sure to bring a smile to her face and make her journey into motherhood a tad easier.

1. Soothing Herbal Teas

New moms need relaxation, and a selection of herbal teas can be just the ticket. Chamomile, lavender, and peppermint teas are great for calming nerves and aiding sleep. Plus, they're a nice warm treat during those late-night feeding sessions!

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2. Luxury Bath Bombs

Encourage the new mom to take some 'me time' with luxurious bath bombs. These fizzy wonders can transform an ordinary bath into a spa-like experience, helping to soothe sore muscles and calm the mind.

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3. Cozy Slippers

Comfort is key for a new mom. A pair of soft, cozy slippers can provide warmth and comfort during those early hours of motherhood. It's a simple yet thoughtful addition to her daily routine.

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4. Nourishing Skin Care Products

Post-pregnancy skin can be sensitive. Include some gentle, nourishing skincare products like a rich body butter, a soothing face mask, or a rejuvenating serum to help her feel pampered and cared for.

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5. Sleep Mask

A good night's sleep can be elusive for new moms. A luxurious sleep mask can help block out light and improve sleep quality, even if it’s just for a few hours at a time.

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6. Healthy Snacks

Snacking is inevitable, especially for a busy new mom. Fill the basket with healthy snacks like granola bars, dried fruits, and nuts that she can grab on the go.

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7. A Humorous Parenting Book

Sometimes, laughter is the best medicine. A funny, relatable parenting book can offer some light-hearted relief during those overwhelming moments.

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8. Baby Memory Book

Help her capture those precious first moments with a baby memory book. It's a wonderful way for her to record milestones and special memories.

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9. Inspirational Journal

A journal can be a great outlet for a new mom to jot down thoughts, feelings, or even the baby’s firsts. Pick one with an inspirational quote on the cover for an extra motivational boost.

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10. Scented Candles

Scented candles can create a calming ambiance in the home, perfect for winding down after a long day of motherhood duties.

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11. Breastfeeding Supplies

If she's breastfeeding, items like nipple cream, nursing pads, or a stylish nursing cover can be both practical and thoughtful.

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12. Customized Mug

A mug with a cute or motivational message can be a great pick-me-up during those early morning feeds. It's a small but sweet gesture.

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13. Portable Phone Charger

A portable phone charger is a lifesaver for the mom on-the-go. She’ll appreciate being able to charge her phone anywhere, anytime.

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14. Hand Sanitizer and Lotion Set

With a new baby, cleanliness is crucial. A hand sanitizer and lotion set will keep her hands clean and moisturized.

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15. Gift Cards

Whether it's for a favorite restaurant, coffee shop, or online shopping, gift cards are a versatile gift that allows her to choose exactly what she needs or wants.

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16. Noise-Cancelling Headphones

For those moments when she needs a break from the chaos, noise-cancelling headphones can be a real game-changer.

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17. Stylish Diaper Bag

A fashionable yet functional diaper bag can make her feel more put together even on the most hectic days.

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18. Frame for Baby’s First Photo

A beautiful frame for the baby’s first photo is a sentimental addition that she’ll treasure forever.

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19. Home-Cooked Meal or Meal Kit Subscription

Cooking might be the last thing on her mind. A home-cooked meal or a subscription to a meal kit service can be a real lifesaver.

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20. Personal Care Voucher

Lastly, a voucher for a massage, hair salon, or manicure can give her something to look forward to – a bit of pampering always goes a long way!

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21. Customized Necklace with Baby's Name

A necklace featuring the baby's name or initials is a beautiful, personal touch. It's a piece of jewelry she can wear close to her heart every day.

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22. Fitness Tracker

For the mom who wants to get back into her fitness routine, a fitness tracker is a great motivator. It can help her monitor her activity levels and sleep patterns.

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23. Insulated Water Bottle

Staying hydrated is key, especially for breastfeeding moms. An insulated water bottle that keeps her drink hot or cold for hours is both practical and essential.

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24. Audiobook Subscription

Reading might be tough with a newborn, but listening to audiobooks can be a great alternative. An audiobook subscription gives her access to countless stories and non-fiction titles.

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25. Soft, High-Waist Leggings

Comfortable, stretchy leggings are a must-have for new moms. They're perfect for lounging at home or running errands.

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26. Milestone Cards for Baby

These cards are great for capturing and celebrating each of the baby's milestones. They make for adorable photo opportunities!

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27. Wireless Earbuds

Whether she's listening to music, audiobooks, or taking calls hands-free, wireless earbuds are incredibly convenient.

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28. Coffee or Tea Sampler

A sampler of gourmet coffees or teas can be a delightful treat for those moments when she needs a little pick-me-up.

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29. Silk Pillowcase

A silk pillowcase is not just luxurious; it's also great for skin and hair, helping to reduce friction and sleep creases.

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30. Magnetic Photo Frames for the Fridge

Easy-to-use magnetic photo frames for the fridge are perfect for displaying all those new baby photos.

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31. Self-Heating Eye Mask

A self-heating eye mask can provide soothing relief and relaxation, especially useful for those times when sleep is scarce.

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32. Compact Digital Camera

While smartphone cameras are handy, a compact digital camera can capture high-quality photos of those precious baby moments.

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33. A Set of Comfy Nursing Tops

Nursing tops that are both stylish and comfortable can make breastfeeding easier and help her feel good about her post-baby body.

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34. Herbal Sitz Bath

A herbal sitz bath can be soothing for postpartum recovery, providing comfort and relief.

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35. Essential Oil Diffuser with Relaxing Oils

An essential oil diffuser along with a set of calming oils like lavender, chamomile, or rose can help create a peaceful environment.

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36. Baby Handprint and Footprint Kit

This kit allows her to capture the tiny hands and feet of her newborn as a keepsake.

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37. Organic Cotton Baby Blankets

Soft, organic cotton blankets are gentle for the baby's skin and come in handy for swaddling, as a stroller cover, or just for cuddling.

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38. Multi-Purpose Baby Carrier

A comfortable and ergonomic baby carrier can be a godsend, making it easier for her to keep the baby close while keeping her hands free.

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39. A Collection of Soothing Music or Lullabies

Music can be soothing for both mom and baby. A collection of gentle music or lullabies can help make naptime easier.

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40. Personalized Stationery

Personalized stationery, perhaps with a note of thanks or her and the baby's name, can be useful for sending out thank you cards or announcements.

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Each of these gifts is chosen with the intent to bring a little more ease, joy, and comfort into the life of a new mom. The arrival of a new baby is a time of great joy and adjustment, and your thoughtful gift can show just how much you care!