DIY Mother’s Day gift basket ideas
Why spend a small fortune for someone else to arrange a few of your Mom’s favorite foodie items in a basket when you can cheaply and easily do it yourself? Even better, gourmet gift baskets are a perfect present for your friends who are new moms, moms-to-be, or deserve an extra Mother’s Day present. Here are a few Mother’s Day gift basket ideas.
Mother's Day Breakfast in Bed Gift Basket
Fill your Mother's Day gift basket with a tasty assortment of gourmet breakfast items that can be quickly transformed into a delectable Mother's Day breakfast in bed or brunch.
Mother's Day breakfast items:
- Stonewall Farmhouse Pancake and Waffle Mix
- Stonewall Kitchen Wild Maine Blueberry Jam
- Vermont Pure Maple Syrup
- Kahlua Ready to Drink Chocolate Latte (not for pregnant or nursing moms)
Place raffia and a pretty kitchen towel in a basket large enough to hold your gourmet breakfast items. Use ribbon to decorate and secure a Mother's Day card.
Mother's Day Coffee Lover Basket
For the coffee lover, fill your Mother's Day gift basket with a variety of coffees, flavored syrups, and other coffee-related goodies.
Mother's Day coffee items:
- Peet's Coffee Bodum Chombard 3-Cup French Press
- Peet's Coffee Sumatra (available in decaf)
- Torani Almond Flavored Syrup
- Coffaro's Olive Oil Biscotti
- Ghirardelli Chocolate Covered Espresso Beans
Place raffia in a basket large enough to hold your gourmet coffee items. Use ribbon to decorate and secure a Mother's Day card.
Mother's Day Eco-Friendly Food Basket
If Mom is eco-conscious and particularly careful when it comes to her diet, she'll love this green Mother's Day food basket.
Eco-Friendly Mother's Day gift items:
- Pura Stainless Steel 1.2L Bottle
- PuraKiki Stainless Steel Baby Bottle (for new moms)
- Navitas Naturals Organic Coconut Oil
- Mudhava Organic Agave Nectar
- Mighty Leaf Organic African Nectar Tea
Place raffia (recycled, if possible) in a natural-fiber basket large enough to hold your eco-friendly food items. Use ribbon to decorate and secure a homemade Mother's Day card.
Mother's Day Chocolate Lovers Basket
What mom doesn't love chocolate? Fill your Mother's Day gift basket with an indulgent assortment of dark chocolate treats.
Mother's Day gourmet chocolate items:
- Lindt Excellence A Touch of Sea Salt Dark Chocolate Bar
- Dove Chocolate Aztec Spice Cocoa
- Navitas Naturals Cocoa Nibs
- Millstone's Chocolate Velvet Coffee
- World Market Organic Chocolate Roasted Mate
- Santa Cruz Organic Chocolate Mint Syrup
Place raffia in a basket large enough to hold your gourmet chocolate items. Use ribbon to decorate and secure a Mother's Day card.