40 is the most sensitive age for anyone. It goes up to funny seeing people being in middle age crisis, especially women. You want to be careful with gift, you don’t want to make her look too old but not intentionally too young either. It should definitely be a massive thing to celebrate, not something annoying to get through only or to worry about. But face the fact, in 40’s, you are getting old and especially women get more tensions, worries, sleepless nights. So you just wanna make them feel good, let them relax and enjoy life.
In most families, still, women are the one doing big part of house chores. They deal with bunch of things such as anxieties, a lot of responsibilities to keep their mind on and of course, making sacrifices all the time for their family with no payback. If you’re a male person, preferably related to her such as son or husband, but a good friend should do it, you should give her gift of appreciation and love for everything she does. As we mentioned relaxing, a treatment at spa is lovely thing, she can take a small holiday dare for several days and just enjoy. Also, massage. Back is usually the biggest problem, but why not full body one. Getting her some kind of smaller treatment packages will surely tell that you think she’s beautiful despite her age, and that she shouldn’t take it for granted.
Speaking of crisis at 40, women will tend to try out new things they’ve never did before. Finding a sport to do or a hobby. As she is full of wishes for new experiences, here’s your chance. Did she ever get to fly a plane? Flying experience is amazing and beautiful, unforgettable and unique. Makes people remember it for the rest of their lives, not anybody gets to fly like a bird. Well she’s maybe scared of flights or you’re low on budget, so there’s more cool options such as dancing classes, riding horse, playing tennis…
Women who hate shop are almost impossible to find. So shopping is one thing you will never go wrong with. Gift baskets are casual and simple but you can make it special, there’s more kinds. Candy, chocolate, wine or something you know she’ll like. Some kind of „best mom“ mugs or cards are cute and simple gift, especially if you’re younger. Also, still thinking about makeover and getting it done as you’d want when you’re 40 is almost impossible. But make it happen! Some kind of makeover she’ll like is awesome present, as most of women love makeup. The key is to know her personality, you’ll figure something out