Hello! My best friend is having a baby shower and while I’m getting her something off her registry for the baby, I’d like to get her a more personal gift so she can have something nice for herself since I know people get very baby-focused and forget about the mom.

I was thinking of putting together a basket of spa-things for a Treat Yo Self day since she likes that kind of thing-Korean sheet masks, eye masks, lip masks and maybe some of those gloves and socks you can use to moisturize your hands and feet. Maybe a little bag of epsom salt for sitz baths? My mom said those were great after she gave birth to heal her vaginal tearing (it was minimal, but still).

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Is there anything else you would want to get as a new mom? Or did you have a friend/family member/acquaintance who really appreciated something that wasn’t on the usual list of things to get someone who just gave birth?