10 Best Holiday Gifts for New Moms 2022

10 Best Holiday Gifts for New Moms 2022

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10 Best Holiday Gifts for New Moms 2022

A new mom can be tired, happy, exhilarated and maybe even blah. Because new motherhood is a new or revisited world where emotions are high, and things like time and sleep are romanticized and tucked away into a chapter marked before

A gift for a new mom can be small or very much needed item. These 10 gifts are just that. Well-thought-out gifts curated by moms for moms. 

The Mama Gift Set

A gentle set of essential products that will soothe the nursing mom, moisturize her hands, and, our favorite, a Belly Oil that smoothes the belly and helps restores the skin that we won’t tell anyone if you use it all over! Tubby Todd, $56, tubbytodd.com.



Provence Print Toiletries Pouch

A Pretty thing is always a good idea. This pouch manufactured in the South of France by Olivades will hold the new mom in your life’s most essential pieces. Measuring 10 “x 6.5” x 3”, there is ample room for creams and toiletries, making for a perfect travel bag. $58, flotsamandfork.com.


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Arquiste Gift Set

There is a reason we gift new moms beauty items and this is because luxurious candles and Eau de Parfum in orange and blossom scents do a tired mom good.

This scented gift set includes a travel spray, a scented candle, and a moisturizing and lightly scented Orange Blossom & Iris hand sanitizer. $120, arquiste.com.



Eileen West Soft Romantic Rose Heritage Cotton Flannel  Nightgown

Whether you throw these on occasionally or wear them every day, a well-made legging is perfect for the new parent. These Wear One’s At Routine Legging can be paired with just about everything and are lightweight enough to be the ideal 24/7 piece for mom. $139, wearonesat.com.


Beechwood Boar Bristle Hairbrush

Moms deserve the best, and this boar bristle hairbrush from the iconic family-owned Bürstenhaus Redecker has produced these well-made brushes since 1935, making for a thoughtful item for the new mom in your life to add to her vanity table. $22, flotsamandfork.com.



Vionic Caressa Slipper

If you’re sensing a theme here, you are correct, as moms, especially new ones, want to be comfy. These faux-shearling -plush inside cozy slides are durable enough to go out for a stroll or an excursion to the store. This doesn’t mean style has to be compromised; with this Vionic slide, it certainly won’t be. $90, Vionic.com.



Luna Fresca Blanket with Leather Strap

There is a lot of sitting and cozying (that word again!) up in the early days of parenthood. This peachy pink, fresh mint, and warm gold tones blanket are designed in the Bay Area and hand woven in Mexico by skilled artisans. It has leather straps to carry when hitting the park, beach and kid meet-ups and can easily be machine washed. $88, raredevice.com.



Desert Bloom Dry Body Oil Mist

Give this custom blend of plant-based oil to all the moms on your gift list or decorate it as a little gift box topper for all will love this Hume nutrient-rich oil. We adore it for adding moisture and quick drying and fast absorbing, something a new mom will appreciate. $25, humesupernatural.com.


Medela’s Swing Maxi Double Electric Breast Pump

We would be remiss if we did not feature a breast pump in our new moms’ guide. We care tremendously about what we recommend regarding gear, so we had a new mom test the pump for six months. Our tester loved the Medela NEW Swing Maxi™ Double Electric Breast Pump and found it super efficient , compact and was the only one she used as she loved it that much. What we love about this pump is that it isn’t burdensome for the mom; it comes with a USB charger can pump while on the go, making for a thoughtful gift for a new mom. $268, target.com.

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Young Actors at Strasberg

<p>Young Actors at Strasberg offers a comprehensive array of acting programs for students in grades 2 – 12. Classes provide kids and teens with a foundation in Lee Strasberg's Method Acting and the tools to succeed in the professional industry – all while maintaining a fun and playful environment. Programs are tailored to encompass students at all levels, from those just beginning their acting journey to Broadway veterans and professional child actors. Young Actors at Strasberg alumni include Lady Gaga, Sophia Lillis, Angelina Jolie, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson and Rosario Dawson!</p> <p>Young Actors Programs are available online and in-person at our New York Campus, located in Union Square. Saturday, After-School and Online classes are offered during the traditional school year (Fall, Winter, and Spring) and Monday through Friday day camps and intensives are held in July and August.</p> <p><strong>About The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute:</strong></p> <p>Founded in 1969 by Lee and Anna Strasberg, The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute is the only school that teaches Lee Strasberg's work in its complete and authentic form. The Institute's goal is to provide students with a craft that will help them create a reality and respond truthfully in imaginary circumstances, regardless of the style or form of material being used. LSTFI is proud to have award-winning alumni from around the world working as writers, directors, and actors in all mediums.</p>

Play On! Studios

<p>Play On! Studios offers theater day camps and after-school classes on the UWS that are guaranteed to give kids a summer full of acting, music, and fun they won't soon forget! Young actors will rehearse and perform in a full production, work with professional NYC actors/teaching artists, build up their skills in a nurturing, non-competitive environment and play lots of drama games!</p> <p>Creative Drama Camps are perfect for kids entering grades K-4. Campers will work each week to put on a brand-new show! Each session, they will receive a script, rehearse a production, make a set and costumes, and perform their play. Kids will also play drama games, play outside (weather permitting), and have tons of fun!</p> <p>Musical Theater Camps are aimed at kids entering grades 4-9. In Musical Theater Performance Camp, campers put on a complete musical production in a professional NYC theater! Campers will stretch their skills with drama exercises and games, vocal coaching, field trips, and building a professional set. Our incredible teaching artists and campers come together to put on a truly remarkable show!</p> <p>During the school year, classes are great for beginners or more experienced actors - sing, dance, and put on a play! Whether your child is just starting out, or ready for Broadway, we’ve got the class for them. Classes are available for grades PreK-8, after school or on Saturdays! Come play with us.</p> <p> </p>