In case you haven’t been paying attention, Mother’s Day is almost here: it’s this Sunday, May 9th. Hope you have already browsed our vastand found mom something perfect. If not, well, it’s time to start considering freebies that don’t depend on shipping.
Have no fear: I’ve rounded up some awesome last minute Mother’s Day gifts that you can give almost instantly. Before we dive into these, let’s start with the obvious: flowers. They are pretty like mum, they smell good like mum, they brighten up the house like mum.
Like any small business, florists need help right now – so find one that’s open and buy your flowers there. If that’s not a good option for some reason, here are a few more ideas for mom.
Massages, pedicures, museum tours, escape rooms, painting classes – so many fun and relaxing things that are gone in 2020 are coming back in 2021. Groupon is making it easy for mom to offer experiences, and many of them are doing it. are. discounted now as businesses reopen and seek to bring back customers.
Is mom the outdoor adventurous type? Consider giving it an outdoor adventure, courtesy of 57 hours. The company offers guided tours, hikes, courses, etc. They are expensive, but you can contribute with a gift card starting at $ 100.
Etsy is like a giant craft fair that respects social distance. The site is home to millions of handmade items; with a gift card mom can choose exactly what she wants.
Does mom like to read? Why stop at just one book or magazine when you can afford it a huge amount of both? Scribd is a subscription service that costs $ 9.99 per month, a price that includes unlimited access to Scribd’s library of eBooks, audiobooks, sheet music, magazine articles, and more. You can offer a six-month gift subscription for $ 50 or a year for $ 100.
Each FabFitFun box promises a mix of home, beauty, wellness, and fitness products, all valued at $ 200 but priced at $ 50. Mom’s first box won’t arrive in time for Mother’s Day, alas, but Mom will receive an announcement card by email or hand-delivered by you.
Think mom might like Gordon Ramsay’s cooking lessons? Or Annie Leibovitz’s photography tutorials? How about classes with expert gardeners? MasterClass is home to all of this and more, and while the annual membership fee of $ 180 may seem steep, it’s a giveaway that lasts an entire year – not just a single Sunday.
Do you have any other last minute gift ideas to share? You know the exercise: list them in the comments!
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