5 perfect presents to get your parents this year

Shopping for the people you heart can be really tough. Srsly, there are only so many robes and slippers you can give your mom—and you want to get your Dad something a little more meaningful than a new set of BBQ tools. DW, we've got all the budget-friendly present recs for your two biggest cheerleaders (because they definitely deserve to feel special this holiday szn!).

Recreating childhood photos


This is a classic, and for good reason! Grab your siblings and a friend to put behind the camera, find your parents' favorite childhood photos of you and get to work. Put the photos together in a frame or a photo album for a gift your parents will always treasure.

Amazon, $12

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100 Things to do with Mom collaborative bucket list journal

Uncommon Goods, $30

If you and your mom love trying new things together or you're just dreaming of more quality time with your built-in BFF, this is the perfect prezzie. Cherish every new experience and use this book to document each adventure. As an added bonus, when you've completed each new page, you get to scratch off the foil to reveal a fun illustration! 

I Love You Mom fill-in-the-blank-book

Amazon, $13

There are a million and one ways to say you love your mom, so why not write them down in a book she can keep forever? This journal gives you prompts to write about all the different things you love about your A1 from day 1. Aww!

Plan a spa day


There's nothing better than bonding with your mom, and there is no one more deserving of a day off than her! Plan a spa day together, whether it be massages at an actual spa or a self-care sesh in the comfort of your own home (DIY face masks and mani/pedis? Yes, pls!), and spend the day getting pampered.

Customized drawing wallet

Etsy, $26

Does your dad have a favorite childhood drawing of yours? No matter how silly they may seem, these drawings hold a special place in your parents' hearts. Have one of your old drawings printed on a wallet so he always has it with him. 

100 Things to do with Dad collaborative bucket list journal

Uncommon Goods, $30

Want your dad to be in on the bucket list fun, too? No problem, girl! For as many fun things as there are to do with your mom, there are just as many to do with your dad. 

Masterclass subscription

$15/month, Masterclass

Is your dad always trying––and failing––to pick up a new hobby or skill? Masterclass could help him *finally* pin down his new passion! With classes led by professionals in hundreds of industries (think: cooking, graphic design, photography), anyone can master a new skill at their own pace, taught by the people who know best.

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by Grace Walker | 12/14/2023