Children grow up too fast, they say. To allow the new mother to treasure objects that will remind her of tender moments in a few years, why not give her a place to store newborn pajamas, ultrasound pictures, hospital bracelets and anything else that is meaningful? to his eyes ? We are not talking here about old shoe boxes, but rather birth bags from the company Souvenirs du hangar, located in Lac-Saint-Jean. These pretty handcrafted wooden cases are customizable. A unique gift to keep for life.

Does the woman you want to spoil love candles? With its reusable jar with vibrant blue spring motifs, the novelty from the Trois-Rivières company Flambette will please him. Born of a collaboration with artist Myriam Van Neste, this handmade candle exudes a fragrance of sage wood and sea salt. The collection also includes a greeting card and a matchbox, offered together or separately. Note that two dollars per candle sold will be donated to the Red Cross to help Ukrainians. A very pretty present, which smells good and does good around him.

A gift that not only contains a useful or decorative object, but which is in itself a moment of relaxation. This is what the creative boxes of the Montreal company Brin Brun offer, which contain everything you need to carry out craft projects. Making recycled paper, scrunchies, candles, a macrame leash for your pet, or a string of wooden beads to hang a plant from: the possibilities are endless.

Whether mom prefers fruity, sweet or refreshing fragrances, the Montreal company BKIND has what she needs to pamper her skin. The set imagined for Mother’s Day includes a moisturizing body lotion, a nourishing hand balm and a lip balm, all entirely natural, vegan and made in Quebec products. A card made of seeded paper completes this box. All you have to do is write a tender message to your darling mom.

The creators of the Quebec jewelry brand Horace Jewelry, Alexandra Cloutier-Bernier and Marie-Josée Fleury, have both become mothers in the last two years. And with their Mama collection, they have sought to reflect what they believe is the most beautiful and the greatest challenge of their lives. This year, in addition to the necklace and the bracelet, the Mama engraved ring has been added to this timeless collection — adorned with a zircon and available in sterling silver or gold-plated silver. A gift that mom will want to wear on any occasion.

Siella is a Canadian lingerie brand that focuses on comfort and has just launched a collection of GOTS-certified organic cotton underwear. Bra, light bra (bralette), tanga and brief-style panties are offered in three colors (black, white, lavender), and the t-shirt, in black or white. In addition, Siella will make a donation for any item sold during the month of May to the organization Women’s Shelters Canada. Please note that all orders are shipped in compostable envelopes and garment bags.

For the mother who loves to cook — and sweets —, Juliette

Want to give mom a special gift this year? The Montreal company Solios, which celebrates its four years this year, has specially designed for more delicate wrists the Mini Solar, an elegant solar watch made with durable materials. The solar cell allows the watch to self-recharge and has a six-month power reserve, while the tempered mineral glass is enhanced with a special coating to limit scratches. You can also add a personal touch by having a message engraved on the back of the watch.