5 Affordable and Practical Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is fast approaching so I thought I would share some affordable and practical gift ideas. I don’t know about you, but for the past several years we tend to give more practical gifts. No one makes money like they used to so the days of frivolous gift-giving are long gone.

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Everyone loves their mom and always wants to find the best gift to make her feel loved and appreciated. These are the gifts I have found and would love to share with you. After you enter my giveaway head over to Makobi Scribe to see her mothers day gift ideas worth over $2000. Then enter the grand prize drawing of a $1000 worth of Karina Dresses.

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Affordable and Practical Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Under $50

NueVue Phone Case: NueVue cases not only protect phones and tablets, but they also offer antimicrobial protection and clean the screen every time you remove your device. Perfect for moms that have to deal with sticky kid fingers on their phone! Phone cases can be purchased for under $50.

Poppin Desktop Organizers: If mom has a desk, chances are she would just love some office supplies from Staples to help her get organized. Get her favorite color in the Poppin line. The starter set is only $40.

Zim’s Naturally-Based products: Let’s get really practical here. For those of us who have a mother or grandmother that suffers from aches and pains, an arrangement of Zim’s products would make for an appreciated gift. As seen on Dr. Oz, Arnica is said to be an effective natural pain treatment. The products are quite affordable and you could get a nice basket worth for under $50.

Pinch Provisions Minimergency Kit for Moms: This is a seriously cute little bag that’s about as big as a credit card. It’s packed with items that can help mom out in a pinch. I haven’t purchased the one for moms yet, but I have gotten several of the “Kits for Her” and just love them. I give them as gifts and even know someone that bought them for all of her bridesmaids.

Cooking Light Dinnertime Survival Guide: Shortcuts in the kitchen are a gift to most moms, I would think. This cookbook includes smart advice, mealtime tricks, tasty recipes, solutions for the top 10 challenges, and must-haves. This handy guide can help mom get dinner on the table in an efficient and healthy way. Great gift for under $25.

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  1. My favorite gift to receive is a GC to anywhere that I frequent. My favorite gift to give is something fun and personalized for that person.

  2. I like to get jewelry and shoes for gifts. And I like to give jewelry, purses and gift cards to others.

  3. I like to give themed gift baskets.. I love putting them together with special touches for the person getting it.

  4. I like giving practical gifts or something that will be treasured like a picture in a nice frame or a craft from our dd.

  5. My favorite gift to receive are the ones my grandchildren make for me, they are so special and thoughtful of them to take the time to show they care

  6. My favorite gifts to give are either homemade baked goods, or homemade beauty products, like hand or foot scrub.

  7. I love to give flowers and cards to people to make them feel special. I love to receive money!

  8. I like phone calls for mother’s Day! Mine are very busy and in different cities 🙂

  9. I love getting and giving homemade gifts because it is so much more personal and meaningful.

  10. When we were in San Diego last week, somehow I ended up picking out my own Mother’s Day gifts lol. It’s ok, though, because I know I love what I am getting!

  11. Rather than cut flowers, I prefer to receive plants. Or certificates to my favorite nursery.

  12. I like giving gift baskets. homemade or bought of things that the person likes or needs. I always give my mom a gourmet coffee basket, she loves trying new blends 🙂

  13. I like to give and receive gift cards 🙂 Then the person receiving the gift can choose there own gift 🙂

  14. I love to give practical gifts. I got household products one year for Christmas and I just started doing it myself for other people and any occasion.

  15. Alot of people think that it’s impersonal to give a gift card as a gift but I love giving them and receiving them!

  16. I like to receive cash or gift cards so I can get something for myself. Other than that, I like baking supplies and homemade gifts.

  17. I like to receive jewelry; to give I like to get them gift cards so they can buy what they want 🙂

  18. My Favorite gift to give or receive is gift cards or prepaid visa cards. Oh and of course I love to receive electronics too! 🙂

  19. My favorite gift from my honey is always the card because he reads each and every one until he finds just the right card to say what he wants.

  20. I love to give or get flowers. Any from cut to ones that I can plant outside or keep inside.

  21. My favorite gift is money or gift cards, so I can pick out something I need and like, at my age it is hard to find things I like,. LOL

  22. My favorite gift to receive is a gift card to some of my favorite stores and as far as gifts to give, I tailor the gift buying for the person I am buying for to make it a bit more personalized.

  23. I don’t have a favorite gift but for mothers day I like to give my mom flowers they make her very happy

  24. My favorite gift to receive is some kind of clothing item or accessory, probably a purse. I love to get others the same and sometimes books.

  25. I prefer experiences as gifts rather than stuff. For example, I always take my nieces out somewhere for their birthday (like Discovery Cove in Orlando) because they will remember that more than a toy I gave them. For adults, I like to take them out to a nice dinner and some fun activity based on their interests, like a museum or art show.

  26. I just got an awesome gold ring with a turquoise stone for mothers day. But my favoirte gift would have to be anything my daughter makes me. Her little hand prints and pictures are soooooo cute.

  27. I like to receive gift cards, because I’m never any good at articulating what I want to other people.

  28. I love finding unique products that someone would love! Something they probably have not seen before!

  29. I am on an essential oil kick – I just can’t seem to get enough – so that is what I love to receive. As far as giving, I try to really put alot of thought into what that person would love to have but won’t buy for themselves.

  30. I love to give and receive gift cards so that they can get what they want and I can get what I want.

  31. That’s a tough question. When it comes to the women in the family, I like hunting and putting a lot of thought into a nice new blouse or sweater and I seem to do pretty well with it because I don’t think anyone has had to exchange anything I’ve gotten them. The men on the other hand are a lot harder to shop for, I usually just ask them what they want.

  32. some thing I just no they will love witch is never easy to do! now I like To get Amazon GC because I’m a Book crazy person and thay have lot’s of books.

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