What are good gifts to send to a team lead who announced they're expecting? Assuming you wait until right before they go on parental leave?

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Honestly I think I’d just ask if they had an Amazon registry and that you’d like to wish them well!

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Gift card

Door dash gift card

Something from their registry or a restaurant gift card.

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