Lansing Mom Approved 2021 Holiday Gift Guide


It’s November and for many of us that means the Holiday Season is here! No matter who you are shopping for this holiday season, we are so excited to bring you our guide to our Lansing Mom Approved shops. We have rounded up our favorite places to shop for family, friends, and maybe even a little gift for ourselves! As always, we are thankful to our sponsors for making this guide possible. So what are you waiting for? Dive into the magic with us this season with Lansing Mom’s Holiday Gift Guide and #shoplansing2021.

A visit to the zoo may strike you as a summer activity, but colder weather doesn’t mean the activities, attractions, and festivities have to end! Potter Park Zoo is open to the public year-round, and there are plenty of reasons to come out during the colder months. Among the most popular is Wonderland of Lights, our multiple-day holiday event featuring light displays, holiday music, and take-home goodie bags. Ice Safari, our newest event, is also sure to delight. Guests will find a variety of ice sculptures on display throughout the zoo and will even have the chance to view a live ice carving! Guests who come out for a winter visit will also take advantage of lower admission rates ($3.00 for children 12 and under and $4.00 for adults), which apply from Nov.1 to March 30.

At Mother & Earth, we value quality, sustainability, and community. We know parenting is hard and we strive to lighten the load for you. Let us take the guesswork out of shopping for your family and finding the best gifts for loved ones. We carefully select the items we carry because we don’t just sell them; we use them too! We offer a wide variety of children’s products, from toys and feeding accessories to car seats and strollers. We have two certified child passenger safety technicians on staff to help answer any and all car seat questions to help you keep your little ones safe. We are currently offering in-store and online shopping, private shopping appointments, curbside pickup, shipping, and delivery.

Mother & Earth has so many things going on this season! Here a few you won’t want to miss.

Happening Now: Now through November 16th you can earn bird bucks in-store and online, spend $25 earn $5, spend $50 earn $10, spend $100 earn $25

November 13th: Annual Wishlist Event as Mother  & Earth will be, “giving out treats as your little ones build their Christmas list. Take home a copy to remember what they loved, or have it uploaded onto our website to make shopping easy for friends and family. We’ll also be joined by a special guest from 11-1. Here’s a clue – she’s spotted, she’s blue, and she’s excited to hunt down toys with you! Tag Mother & Earth in a selfie with our special guest and be entered to win a $25 gift card.”

Eastwood Towne Center is Mid-Michigan’s shopping, dining & entertainment destination with big city style and main street charm just minutes away from Michigan State University. Featuring small businesses, upscale fashion retailers, home furnishing shops, and great dining. Eastwood Towne Center can be a full experience day as you check off your lists for your family and friends, consider an experience gift from The Love Your Selfie Factory or Venetian Lifestyle Nail Salon, grab lunch at one of the many dining options, and then pick up a gift from their home goods stores or one of their many apparel stores!

Have you heard? Lansing Mom will be doing a giveaway with Eastwood Towne Center! Be sure to stay tuned to our Instagram for details!

Curvaceous Lingerie of Old Town Lansing offers small through plus size bras, panties, pajamas/robes, sexy lingerie, and more! Focused on customer service, a Bra Fitting is a true experience with over 120 sizes to choose from. And, if you’re looking for that perfect gift, registry and gift certificates are always available.

Have you heard?! We will be sharing a special gift card giveaway just for you! Not following us on Instagram yet head here to be sure not to miss out on their giveaway!

The Barre Code East Lansing is your one-stop shop to get in all your fitness needs this season! They offer several different class styles to keep you strong all year long. Fitness is a crucial part of staying healthy and they are working harder than ever before to ensure The Barre Code is able to serve the community with updated safety procedures, options to work out virtually, the cutest athletic gear, and beyond. Whether you are gifting for a family member, friends, or need an idea for yourself, The Barre Code East Lansing is the gift that will keep on giving all year long! So what are you waiting for? Head to their pages below to see how to give the gift of this amazing community this holiday season!

Welcome to NECTAR body•face•skin, a luxurious, modern aesthetics practice where achieving great skin and a fresh, curated look is simple.  We are here to give you personalized attention to achieve your natural, radiant results for you and your body, face, skin. Your best look is our priority and passion. NECTAR body•face•skin offers both aesthetic and medical consultations, with services covering botox, filler, microneedling, chemical peels, to facial services such as Lansing’s only Hydrofacial Elite, traditional facials, waxing, and brow design services.  The signature Nectar Bloom Facial will leave anyone feeling radiant and relaxed and will make for a perfect gift for any guy or gal who you really want to treat.

Have you heard?! Nectar will be doing a giveaway just for Lansing Moms for a ‘Nectar Bloom Facial’ with Kendyl, 1 hr 15 min luxurious facial, valued at $175. Stay tuned to our Instagram for details!

Holiday Lansing Parlor is your local urban oasis located right in the heart of Lansing. It’s the best boho-chic salon in town that will make you feel like family and leave you looking, and feeling, your best! In times like this, it is more important than ever to take care of yourself and the professionals at Holiday Lansing Parlor want to help you do just that by offering their expertise in lash services, all hair services including natural hair, and waxing. So what are you waiting for? Whether it’s for you or a loved one, give them a call, send a message, and get ready to add in some much needed relaxation for 2021!

Twiggies is the modern day general store, where loitering is encouraged. This season the shop is filled with hand chosen gifts and wares, decor, tree trimming, and artisan made items. We have daily delivery service from our fresh department and customized gourmet gift baskets. Hard to shop for?? No problem let one of our elves do the work for you with our personal shopper service. Enjoy a friends night and schedule a make and take class or join in one under our events section.

Twiggies will also be hosting a holiday preview open house November 18th from 4-8 pm. Holiday hours begin this weekend and Twiggies will be open on Sundays from 12-4 pm, Monday-Thursday 10-6 pm, Fridays 10-7 pm, and Saturdays 10-6 pm, for all your holiday shopping!

I started Lettering By Kenisha in 2020, I offer calligraphy services for events such as weddings and showers, as well as home decor, greeting cards, decals, an array of tangible gift items, digital files, and logos. By day, you will find me trying to dismantle the disparities of black and brown youth in the child welfare system here in Michigan and teaching others lessons toward becoming anti-racist. By night, I am crafting and creating to help others and make them things to bring them joy!

Have you heard?! Lettering By Kenisha will be doing a giveaway with Lansing Mom! Stay Tuned to our Instagram for all the details!

Play Inside the Box is the ultimate sensory box of themed fun for your little ones. Boxes come for every occasion that will keep your little ones playing for hours endlessly with open play, without you having to set it all up! The perfect experience gift for this holiday season!

Have you heard?! Play Inside the Box will be doing a giveaway with Lansing Mom this Holiday Season! Stay tuned to our Instagram for details!

We are Tox Free Tots, a children’s boutique focusing on toxic-free living. It is important to us to contribute to keeping the toxic load in your household low. Offering Eco-friendly and organic options. we are happy to share this space with you.

Playfull Picnic Co. is a decorative Al Fresco experience in the Lansing area. Packages include options for 2-6 guests to play and picnic together for a fun experience rather than a gift! “Pick your person or your Posse in a location of your choice like a park, beach, or even your backyard. Enjoy complimentary items like bottled water and a snack board along with a selfie area! Enhance your experience by adding on games, music, and specialty food and drink options. Become one with nature and the people that matter most in a luxurious comfortable setting!”

A family-owned selfie installation museum designed to create photo fun, art, and culture. Come check out all of the different installations with your family, friends, or as a date night! Love Your Selfie Factory is also excited to announce our new Christmas Installations featuring, “Santa’s Sleigh ride with snow, Santa’s workshop, and a family portrait Christmas Livingroom Scene.” They make the perfect gift to put under the tree for all those experience gifts this season!

ShopRSUB came to life, during the pandemic, with the hope that it would give four long-time friends an excuse to spend more time together. Running this business is always teaching us new things and is constantly keeping us laughing, whether it’s during our weekly virtual meetings, at our photo shoots, or trying to keep up with the latest Instagram trends. We are passionate about designing fun, comfortable, and stylish clothing and we strive to make sure that passion is reflected in everything we sell.

Continue your science exploration at home with unique educational gifts, toys, and stocking stuffers for the curious ones in your life from toddlers to all those still “young at heart.” Every dollar spent at our science store goes back into Impression 5 as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and supports access to informal science education for all.

Our Lansing Mom Team is made up of over 30 mamas in the Lansing area and we are excited to be able to share their favorite spots with you for some extra holiday shopping inspiration. We know you’ll be able to find something for everyone on your list!

Jessie Blume Bags

Bridge + Main Market

Oh Sew Feyen

Polka Dots Boutique

Sparrow Bloom Co.

Carter and Cruz

Aviator Jayne

Emily Lane Designs


Soldan’s Pet Supplies


The Studio Shop

Hippie Eats

Spun Sugar Detroit

37 Prime

Reseed Ceramics

Hilltop Yoga

Failing Forward Books

Kean’s Store Co.

Preuss Pets

The Minted Grove

Love Your Selfie Factory

Sweetlees Boutique

October Moon

Clean Refillery

Lansing Mom is honored to work with so many amazing shops in the Lansing area to bring you the Lansing Mom’s Holiday Gift Guide. We love being a part of this community and are thrilled to be able to round up our favorite spots for you. If you are looking for more holiday resources just head on over to our Holiday Foodie Gift Guide to enjoy all that the season has to offer!


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