Even if you don’t have time to go to the store, or hate fighting crowds, it’s not too late to order a gift that Mom will love. We’ve compiled a few offers that will get to you in plenty of time so that you can regain the position of Mom’s favorite kid. Some of these deals are on Amazon. If you’re not a member of Amazon Prime, get a free one-month membership now. You’ll get free two-day priority shipping on all eligible orders. Sign up for your free trial now.
Now that you’ve gotten that taken care of, here are a few ideas. You can order in the comfort of your home and know that you won’t be buying that last wilted bouquet from the grocery store on Sunday.
Kindle Readers: Amazon has some deals on various Kindles right now. One easy way to save about $20 is to order the kind with “special offers.” There will be unobtrusive ads on the bottom of the screen. If you are a member of Amazon Prime, you’ll have access to the Kindle owners’ lending library. Read for free, with no due date.
Portable Cell Phone Charger: This is a really neat gadget for the mom on the go. This light-weight battery from iContact holds a full charge for a cell phone. Just bring along the USB cord for the phone. Never worry about running out of juice. Regularly $29, this portable battery is just $5.19 at the time of this posting. There are other portable batteries available too, including batteries that hold up to four full charges. Here are some to explore.
Ice Cream Maker: Save $80 on this sleek machine from Cuisinart that makes ice cream, frozen yogurt and sorbet. It’s Mother’s Day…let Mom pick the flavor of the first batch.