8 Great Gifts For Mom

…Because She Was Right.

Mother’s Day is coming up this Sunday—not that we thought you forgot or anything. We know you’d never overlook the woman who guided you along the straight and narrow. But if you’re still having trouble deciding on an appropriate present, think about your mom’s favorite words of wisdom; because she’s likely been giving you hints all along. (She talks ‘til she’s blue in the face!) Your mom gave you lots of great advice; show her you listened by getting her a great gift.

1. Eat your vegetables

Health-conscious moms can grow their own spinach with the help of this cedar potting bench.

Gardener’s Supply Company

2. Go outside and get some fresh air

For the outdoorsy mom, a wicker basket like this makes organizing a picnic a breeze. It comes packed with a wine opener and dinner plates, salad plates, cutlery, napkins and wine glasses for two.

Mackenzie Childs Berries & Blossoms picnic basket

3. No running in the house

Now that she can have nice things, maybe mom would like this bud vase made from marble and polished metal.

Anna by Rablabs Dual bud vase

4. Quiet down, I can’t hear myself think

You probably stressed her out more than once while you were growing up, now help mom get her Zen back with a reed diffuser. Choose from subtle scents like fresh cucumber, jasmine rain, or Tahitian sunrise.

Alio reed diffuser

5. Money doesn’t grow on trees

Help your frugal, eco-conscious mom save money (and those trees) by giving her an environmentally-sound travel bottle. It keeps drinks hot (or cold) for hours.

Timolino Tazza Collection

6. Clean up your room

Your organized mom will appreciate these handwoven storage baskets, which keep clutter corralled stylishly.

Serena and Lily Sycamore basket

7. Keep your elbows off the table

With pretty linens like these, who’d want to obscure the table setting?

Mode Living Positano table linens

8. If you don’t have anything nice to say don’t say anything at all

Your mom can use one of these beautiful bound books as a diary or gratitude journal to record the highlights of her day.

Epica Fiori notebooks