Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2017

Mom deserves the best, so make her laugh with over 895 minutes of the best comedy moments from Mama’s Family’s six seasons. The 6-disc set Mama’s Family: The Mama’s Family Favorites Collection! includes 37 complete episodes from this ’80s-Era Classic that was launched from The Carol Burnett Show and stars Vicki Lawrence in the title role of Mama.

Show Mom how super she really is with advance tickets to the new Wonder Woman superhero film coming to theaters on Friday, June 2!

MEEM Memory for Android (16GB, 32GB, 64 GB and 128 GB) and iOS (32GB, 64GB and 128GB) keeps precious pictures, videos, contacts, messages, calendars, and other data protected so mom won’t lose those memories. Back up up to three smartphone or tablet directly onto one MEEM cable at each charge time (up to 2.8 amps for quick times). Special pin security keeps everything secure when Mom’s on the go. Yes, there is an app for that too that lets moms view and manage all their data. Don’t pay for cloud subscription storage costs and ongoing fees. These excellent accessory cables are also a great way to transfer data from old phones to new. Three year warranty included. Also available at

Gifts that do more are always great. The Pearl compact mirror has the basic function for Mom’s makeup needs with a convenient ring light around the edge for nighttime applications. It can also charge a smartphone with its’ on-board battery.

Everyone can win the thermostat war with the Ecobee4 smart thermostat with remote sensor and built-in Amazon Alexa speaker.

Moms who have the Power Wallet won’t have to bring a phone charger with them. The Power Wallet charges iPhones or Android phones and includes a USB charging cable, universal USB adapter, 30-pin iPhone adapter, and USB side port adapter.

Smart coffee makers like the one from Mr. Coffee use the free WeMo app to make a great brew from anywhere. Users have a 10-cup capacity and a stainless steel thermal carafe for a steady temperature all day.

You might want to consider an Amazon gift card for a gift since the new Amazon Echo Look will soon be a big seller. Moms still get full Alexa functionality plus hands-free photo and video through a Wi-fi camera that will provide security, but more importantly, adds software to work with the camera to become Mom’s own cloud-connected fashion consultant!

Mom can just take pictures of herself in various outfits, then blurs the background in each image to help you Mom see which outfit she likes on her then the Amazon Echo Look uses the “Style Check” feature to give Mom her fashion results, suggestions and recommendations. The Amazon Echo Look will have an accompanying app for even more functionality.

OK, vacuums are usually taboo gifts for Mother’s Day, but the upcoming iRobot Roomba 690 robot vacuum (now available for pre-order) will be another important gift card consideration due to it’s affordable price plus it will also function with Amazon Echo devices. The upcoming Roomba 890, the Roomba 960 and Roomba 980 are also compatible with Alexa. This automatic, smart floor cleaner cuts down on household bacteria plus has smart navigation to handle bumps, holes and stairs. THe iRobot Roomba 690 will also have an accompanying app and connects to home Wi-Fi networks.

Have a great Mother’s Day!

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