When you know somebody who just had her baby, it is natural to think of getting the cute pair some gifts that they will truly cherish. Who hasn’t heard of new moms getting duplicates or even several versions of the same trinket or stuffed toy? Why not check out giving a creative idea for a baby gift like a gift basket with a fun theme?
There are a lot of disarming themes for a baby gift basket. Of course, the well-crafted gift basket theme is a careful formula that has both the baby and the new mom in mind. In the beginning though, there are the many different likes and tastes that either needs to be forgone or to be pleased. To sum up, gift baskets are not only a fun way to wrap up several gifts but are also a fantastic way to give anyone lots of little goodies to go over instead of just one bulky package. See if you can find any of the following from your favorite baby gift store.
Organic Baby Gift Basket. Many mothers are resorting more and more to organic products for their babies. For example, there is now a significant demand for organic cotton clothing for infants and diapers. Meanwhile, organically made bath and grooming products are also ideal. A good idea in the case of this baby gift basket is to fill it with small quantities of organic baby food products which a new mom would want to try out first. And for good measure, don’t forget to add a book about going organic as a great crash course to the organic lifestyle should the new mom want more information.
Baby Toys Gift Basket. A happy baby leads to a happy mommy, and moms usually can’t stop looking for ever new ideas how to help their baby to have fun by being active. Lots of plush and stuffed toys out there are perfect hitchhikers for that baby toys basket. Aside from animal figures, try putting on the basket a mobile and toys that will keep the adorable baby occupied.
Baby Books Gift Basket. Getting the child to develop a love of books and reading at an early age is one big needed boost in his education. In fact, children that develop the natural love for reading gain more confidence when it comes to school and learning. Bill Clinton even supported this idea in saying that “Readers are leaders.” Do some research about what are popular with babies and moms today; titles available in board book edition are worth checking out. Aptly named, board books are a hardy bunch that can withstood countless tossing or chewing or anything that a baby does to anything it lays its hands on. Some popular baby books tested already by decades of dedicated following are Goodnight Moon, Green Eggs and Ham, or Where the Wild Things Are. Count on these literary classics being available at some good baby gift store.
Pampering Mom and Baby Gift Basket. The pregnancy was one exciting and very draining moment, so both mom and baby will look for some treat after all that stress. But we all know that some moms will not hesitate to think last of their own concerns; around the time of the pregnancy they will be absent minded when it comes to taking care of their own needs. So a gift basket filled with little treats for the pair will send the new mom a signal that you are concerned about her too.
Only a few ideas you could give her are a gift certificate to a spa, some exclusive chocolate brand or a good romance novel. As for the new member of the family, the baby would certainly have a good night’s sleep right after a getting some soothing baby lotion. Some recommendable nighttime baby lotions include those with lavender or chamomile scents. A CD of lullabies is welcome too. And why not a handwritten note promising to babysit on any day to be selected by the mom is really more than welcome!