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The Best Gifts for the Grandma in Your Life

a book called "What I Love About Grandma" by Me sitting on a table with a succulent nearby

A grandma is truly special. From her home-baked goods to her listening ear to her smiles and warm hugs and many things in between, nobody is the same. So she deserves a gift that shows her just how special she really is to you! Below we’ve put together all the best things to buy for your grandma.

Purchasing a Gift for Your Grandma

It can seem difficult to find a present that is just right for Grandma. She means so much to you, so you want to make sure you get her something absolutely perfect! Here are a few key points you can consider:

  • Personal Preference: Grandmas are known to be loving and caring (and sometimes extra hard on us because they know how great we can be), so make sure whatever you decide on is something she’ll truly appreciate and enjoy. If she likes personal spa items, go for it! If she adores pictures of her grandkids, there are endless versions of picture frames. If she loves to garden, there are tons of gardening accessories to gift.
  • Meaningful: Whatever you decide to get for your grandma should have some special type of meaning—just like she does!
  • Humor: For those of us who are always up for a good joke, there’s nothing wrong with gifting Grandma a little something that will make her laugh!

Most Popular: Alex and Ani Because I Love You Expandable Wire Bracelet

silver dangle bracelet with engraved charm

This bracelet is double-sided and engraved with just the right words: Grandma on one side and the sweet phrase, Wise and warm, her love feels like home on the other. This bangle is sure to remind Grandma how much she means to you every time she wears it. Traditional clasps have been replaced with a sliding mechanism to make it easy to take on and off and easily adjustable to fit most wrists. It is available in two colors (silver and gold) and is made of a brass and copper mix that is nickel-free.

Best Candle: Homesick Scented Candle, Grandma’s Kitchen

displayed white Grandma's Kitchen Candle beside box

This candle is crafted to smell just like Grandma’s kitchen: warm apple pie with extra ice cream, snickerdoodles fresh from the oven, sugar, spice, and everything nice. This hand-poured candle has a 60- to 80-hour burn time and is sure to remind Grandma of how much you love her. The top notes are butter, apple, and cream with softer notes of cinnamon clove, sugar cookie, and vanilla that will make Grandma’s kitchen smell almost as good as she can on her own.

Best Candle

Homesick Scented Candle, Grandma's Kitchen

Remind your grandma of all the good smells you remember from her kitchen with a candle to warm her heart.

Best Tumbler: LemonsAreBlue Grandparents Personalized Laser Engraved Tumbler

bright pink tumbler with engraved mama and bears

Give Grandma a gift that lets everyone come along with her. Ideal for drinks hot or cold, this tumbler is available in 13 unique colors and can be customized with up to 10 cubs (names of grandkids). The lid is spill-resistant, and the tumbler can hold anywhere from 20 to 30 ounces (depending on the size you choose). It can keep cold drinks cold for 20 hours and keep hot drinks hot for 8 hours. Grandma can put her morning coffee, afternoon iced sweet tea, or happy hour mixes inside and enjoy!

Best Tumbler

Best Book: Knock Knock What I Love About Grandma Fill in the Blank Love Book

pink what i love about grandma book on white background

Share what you love most about your grandma in a loving book that she can keep and treasure over and over again! There’s no need to be a good speller or even a poet with these little prompt pages that you can simply fill in and customize. If one doesn’t work for you, simply cross it out and write whatever you want in place. You can choose to make it as sweet, sentimental, funny, or serious as you want, and your grandma can keep reading it over and over again when she misses you.

Best Book

Knock Knock What I Love about Grandma Fill in the Love Book Fill-in-the-Blank Gift Journal, 4.5 x 3.25-inches

Tell Grandma how much you love her with fill-in-the-blank prompts she can enjoy over and over again.

Best for Garden: KOLIN Gifts for Grandma

hanging metal heart with multiple glass-pressed flowers

This gorgeous suncatcher is sure to give your grandma a smile. It’s heart-shaped with pretty glass-pressed flowers designed to look vivid when the sun catches them. In the middle is an engraved “Grandma” pendant to show you how much you love her. It is lead-free and environmentally friendly sterling silver and zircon with high-quality stained glass. It can be easily hung indoors or protected outdoors for a gorgeous decoration. Suction cups and hooks make it easy to hang anywhere Grandma wants to watch the reflection as she gardens.

Alesha Billie Alesha Billie
Alesha Billie is a momma to three kiddos (unless we count the furry ones) who has been writing and researching for over 15 years. After a start as a romance ghostwriter, she's written countless full-length novels in addition to articles, blog posts, advertorials, memoirs, and eBooks. Read Full Bio »
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