Mother’s Day is an opportunity to celebrate the Queen Bees in your life and show appreciation for the love, guidance, and strength they represent. While bouquets of flowers, chocolates, and handmade cards often take center stage, there are many other thoughtful gift-giving ideas that still say “I love you, Mom”.

As you take time to recognize some of the most important females in your circle, you may want to consider some of the following Giving Assistant-approved Mother’s Day gift ideas.

Edible Arrangements1. Edible Arrangements | A Berry Sweet ‘Thank You’

Express your everlasting gratitude for all that Mom does by treating her taste buds to an indulgent fruit assortment from Edible Arrangements. You certainly can’t go wrong with a box full of chocolate-dipped strawberries.

Want to level-up the presentation? Choose semisweet-coated berries touched with a bit of white chocolate Swizzle®. The Just For You Bouquet is a pretty impressive sight to see. A spray of pineapple daisies, juicy grapes, and chocolate-dipped strawberries are situated inside a geometrically-patterned mug.

Order online and it’ll be ready for pickup or delivery starting May 8th.

2. Sam’s Club | Be ‘Scent’sative

Perfume is one of the most sought-after gift ideas for women. You can stick with tried-and-true favorites or introduce Mama to a new scent. You may not think of Sam’s Club as a hub for top-rated fragrances, but you’ll find plenty of online-only specials and discounted prices on sprays and gift sets for Mother’s Day. Think Dolce & Gabbana, Vera Wang, Elizabeth Arden, Calvin Klein, Michael Kors, Versace, Burberry, Juicy Couture, and DKNY.

On a side note, it also pays to be a Sam’s Club Plus member – you’ll score free shipping for this gift purchase.

3. The Home Depot | Keep Mom Comfy

What mom doesn’t love to kick her feet up? Give Mom the gift of relaxation with a beautiful, new bathrobe. In addition to enjoying up to 8% cash back on any Home Depot purchase, you can also save up to 40% off select bathrobes.

4. Kay Jewelers | A Gem of a Gift

Birthstone jewelry as a Mother’s Day gift idea truly tugs at the heartstrings when gemstones are used to represent the birth month of a child or children. Get lost in the Kay Jewelers lineup of customizable rings, necklaces, lockets, and bracelets that feature hearts, birds, circles, crosses, keys, and the Tree of Life. Just a thought, melt a new mama’s heart with the Color Stone Mother’s Footprint Ring. Have it engraved with baby’s name and birth date.

Get your personalized jewelry orders in by May 3rd to ensure delivery in time for Mother’s Day.

5. Walgreens | Put a Smile on That Mug

What mama doesn’t love to show off her kids, grandkids, pets and unforgettable family moments? Custom photo print mugs offer just the right touch of heartfelt personalization and Mom is definitely sure to smile every time she takes a sip of her java, tea, or H2O. This year, you’ll have another fun option to consider; Walgreens just added Stainless Insulated Water Bottles with your favorite photos or designs wrapped around the base.

Hair Care Gift Set6. Bed Bath & Beyond | A Gift Set that’ll Blow Mom Away

Of course, Mom is beautiful no matter what, but what woman wouldn’t want a hair care gift set?

Pretty in pink (or fuchsia, to be exact), the Dyson Supersonic™ Special Edition Mother’s Day Hair Dryer Gift Set has everything a stylish mama needs to straighten, smooth, volumize, and detangle their do. This high-speed, 1600-watt powerhouse of a dryer comes with a paddle brush, detangling comb and magnetic attachments, such as a smoothing nozzle.

As an added bonus, Bed Bath & Beyond ships orders over $39 for free.

7. Macy’s | Show Mom How Much She Rocks

To celebrate the special lady in your life, Macy’s has limited-time deals and special savings on all sorts of diamond jewelry. There’s a 70% off sale on 1/3-Karat Diamond Stud Earrings in 14K gold, rose gold, and white gold. The Diamond Halo 18″ Pendant Necklace is an elegant find.

If Mom prefers her bling in the kitchen, Macy’s sells retro-styled KitchenAid Artisan 5 Quart Stand Mixers in colorfully appetizing shades, such as Watermelon, Cranberry, Kitchen Aid Mixer Boysenberry, Bordeaux, Empire Red, Cinnamon, and Tangerine.

8. See’s Candies | Say It with Flowers

Flowers eventually wilt, but the new floral and “Pretty Petals” collection of Mother’s Day gifts at See’s Candies is a gift that keeps on giving with decorative souvenir tins and boxes. Packaged in a spring-themed, floral container, spoil Mom with the Sweet Bouquet Keepsake Tin’s 19-piece melt-in-your-mouth selection of sweet treats. The 21-piece Floral Fancy Box is an embossed keepsake filled with an assortment of milk, dark and white chocolates, including Walnut Squares and Raspberry Truffles.

Expedited shipping for $9.95 on deliveries over $35 also sweetens this Mother’s Day gift idea.

You Can’t Go Wrong With These Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

And don’t forget, after surviving Mother’s Day, it’ll soon be time to start shopping for Dad. To avoid the last-minute rush of choosing just the right Father’s Day gift and taking advantage of the best deals around, don’t forget to use or download our Giving Assistant Button.

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