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Mother’s Day Gift Guide. Mom’s can be difficult to buy gifts for because they are by nature givers. They have a hard time accepting gifts from their children or grandchildren, they feel they should be the giver. They don’t want their children or grandchildren spending any of their hard-earned money on her, especially if she is a frugal Mom!!!

Of course, this is the one time we are not going to listen to Mom. She deserves the best and we want to give it to her. So I thought I would give you some suggestions for great gift ideas for your frugal Mom, wife or even for yourself. 

These gifts run in a variety of price points to fit into anybody’s budget. All of these gifts are geared toward saving money. These are upfront investments that pay for themselves in money savings all year long. So your frugal Mom will love these!!

Gifts for Mom ~ Mother’s Day Gift Guide for Frugal Moms

No More Wasted Food 

Groceries are a big monthly expense. When you have to throw out food that has gone bad, you are basically throwing money in the trash. Your Mom will never throw out any more wasted food with these first few items.

Food Saver Vacuum Sealing System 

This Food Saver Vacuum Sealing System is a great money-saving product. Mom will enjoy the full flavor, nutrition, and freshness of foods long after you’ve preserved them. She will reduce food waste by keeping leftovers or unused food fresher, longer.

Hamilton Beach Big Mouth Duo Plus Food Processor

This food processor will not only save on food waste, but it will also save Mom a bunch of time and effort in the kitchen. It features a big mouth feed tube that fits a variety of whole foods, it’s easy-to-clean and provides one-touch operation.

Gardening to Save Money

Does your Mama love to garden? If she does then these next three products are sure to be a big hit as well as help to decrease your Mom’s grocery bills.

3 Tiered Cedar Raised Garden Bed

This 3 tiered raised garden bed is a great product that will save Mom money for years to come. It lets you grow your all your favorite herbs, plants and vegetables in a minimal amount of space.

Garden Basket w/9 pc Tool Set

Your gardening loving Mom will be sure to love this pretty and functional styled Willow garden basket with all the tools she will need to maintain her beautiful garden.


Food Canning System

Don’t let Mom’s hard work in the garden go to waste. She will be sure to love this 9 piece Granite Ware canning system to preserve all the great fruits and vegetables she has grown so she can enjoy them all year long.

Looking to save money on gift giving all year long? Check out my How to Build a Gift Closet post and How to Pay for Gift Giving.


Saving Money on Beverages

Beverages are a huge expense. They are delicious but can really do a number on Mom’s budget. What if she can make her favorite drinks in her own kitchen? These next three products will help Mom do just that.

Espresso & Cappuccino Maker 

Save your Mom from paying for expensive and overpriced coffee, cappuccino and expesso. With this Hamilton Beach Espresso and Cappuccino Maker , she can make her own in the comfort of her own home.


Brita Ultra Max Water Dispenser

This Brita water filtration system is perfect for saving money on expensive bottled water day after day.  Your Mom will be so happy she no longer needs to haul case after case of bottled water.

Ninja Supra Kitchen System

Your Mom will love this Ninja Supra Kitchen System. It will help her perform a variety of tasks around the kitchen. It’s Total Crushing Technology liquefying whole fruits, vegetables and breaking down large pieces of ice in just seconds saving a bunch of money on iced drinks and smoothies.

Kitchen Savings

Saving money and time in the kitchen will definitely delight any frugal Mom. What Mom wants to spend all her time in the kitchen.  These products will allow Mom to do what she does best and also save time and money. 

NuWave Pro Plus Countertop Oven

NuWave Pro Plus Countertop Oven with Extender Ring Kit will blow your Mom away. It uses up to 75 percent less energy than a conventional oven and cooks up to 70 percent faster. So less time cooking and saving energy at the same time. 


Programmable Slow Cooker

Mom is sure to love this energy efficient  slow cooker that lets her program timing and heat setting to fit her schedule and cooking style. She will be able to serve delicious meals to her family with little effort.

Household  Savings

These money savers may not be the first thing you think of when shopping for a gift for Mom. But they may be just what she is looking for, convenient and easy ways to save money around the house.

WiFi Touch Screen Programmable Thermostat

This Honeywell smart thermostat makes it easier than ever to program your settings from enabled devices from anywhere. It is super simple to use making Mom the master of her domain. 

Low Flow Spa Shower Head

Give Mom a spa experience right in her own home and save money on water at the same time with this deluxe 5 setting water saving massage shower head

Do you have any favorite products that save you money?  Please share to help us all out!!

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