Still searching for the perfect gift for every mom on your list? While she’ll certainly smile when presented with timeless classics like flowers and chocolates this Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 13, 2018!), it’s time for a more practical approach to gift-giving.
Here are five gift ideas for mom that not only will she love, but that she’ll use all year.
Buy for $15 at Travel Tray
For the mom always on the go, Travel Tray provides kids with independent access to their snacks and drink, so she can stay focused on the road. Travel Tray is made in the USA using BPA, PHT, and PVC free materials. You can choose between one of eleven colors when ordering.
Buy for $16+ at Shutterfly
With so many family-friendly places to visit in California – Disneyland, Yellowstone National Park, and various beaches included – she is sure to have a virtual sea of digital images. Arrange a year’s worth of adventures in a custom created photo book that will make her smile every time she flips through the pages.
Amazon Echo Spot
Buy for $130 at Amazon
Give her the gift of hands-free convenience with the Amazon Echo Spot. She can tell Alexa to make a video call to a friend, show baby monitors, and play a song or read an audiobook. She can also personalize her Spot with a collection of clock faces to suit her style or set a photo of her family as the background.
Organic Soy Candles
Buy for $24 at Amazon
Sweeten her home with these 100% pure aromatherapy grade essential oils, organic coconut wax, and lead-free cotton wicks. Choose from one of three products: Dream (a blend of lavender and vanilla oils), Hope (a blend of citrus and floral oils), and Peace (a blend of wild berry, rose, and spice oils). These candles burn longer than wax.
Tabletop Terrarium Kit
Buy for $18 at Amazon
Inspire her green thumb with an elegant terrarium kit. Low-maintenance succulents are perfect for adding visual interest to a room. Comes complete with everything she needs to easily create her very own plant oasis. This terrarium kit has a flat bottom, which allows it to be set atop any flat surface, and can also be hung.