Guess what, everybody? Mother’s Day is on 8 May 2022.
That is THIS Sunday!
Well, don’t panic. We have you covered for some inspiration with a pretty great list below.
Mums, step-mums, foster mothers, mother-in-laws, grandmothers, nannies, carers, big sisters, aunts or whoever it may be who is there to guide and help you, this weekend is just a gentle prod to show how much they mean to you.
If you are like us (well, me) and you are running late with the gifts (again), there are plenty of gift ideas in a range of categories below to show your appreciation to the mother figure in your life.
Whatever you do, treasure that special mother figure in your life. Whether it a gift from below, a home cooked meal, road side flowers, or a simple hug or a phone call, show (and tell) them you love them and thank them for being them.
Vinoclock is our official moments partner. Whether your mum enjoys the occasional glass, or a little more adventurous, they are never short of a tipple for all tastes. Why not pick up a mixed case for the occasion?
Aviation Gin | RRP $79.99 | Available at Dan Murphy’s
Sit down and sip on “the best damn gin on the planet” while while watching the ultimate romantic movie, Deadpool with Ryan Reynolds. Aviation Gin is the perfect base for any tipple with its eight botanicals including lavender and orange peel without that intense juniper flavour.
Mmmm this one matches perfectly with my homemade gravlax.
Braun Silk-epil 9 Flex Epilator | RRP $499 (sale price $369) | Available at The Shaver Shop
Braun Silk-epil 9 Flex Epilator is the world’s first epilator for women with a fully flexible head for effortless hair removal. Enjoy weeks of salon-smooth skin thanks to Micro-Grip technology and a 40% wider head that removes hairs as short as 0.5mm.
Braun Silk Expert Pro 5 IPL Hair Removal | RRP $999 (sale price $498) | Available at The Shaver Shop
Braun Silk-expert Pro 5 is the safest, fastest and most efficient IPL for permanent hair reduction in just 4 weeks. It automatically and continuously adapts to your skin tone to ensure optimal balance between efficacy and safety.
Peloton Ombre 1/2 Zip Pullover | RRP $112 | Available at Peloton
The perfect pullover for gym, to brunch that’s stylish yet has a relaxed fit. The ½ zip makes it the perfect piece for layering as we head into Autumn.
Peloton Cadent Strappy Fast Bra | RRP $84 | Available at Peloton
Tap into the power of pink with our dynamic, asymmetrical strappy back bra. Designed to keep you cool when you turn up the heat during your sweatiest workouts with stylish and functional cutouts. The perfect bra to make a statement.
Peloton High Rise Cross-Front Legging | RRP $128 | Available at Peloton
Help mum rock her next workout! These mood-boosting colorblocked leggings featuring a crossover, wrap waistband and experience the softest, smoothest, most stylish sweat session ever.
Skullcandy Push Active Sport True Wireless Earbuds | RRP $179.95 | Available at Skullcandy
Perfect for the on-the-go mum who needs both her hands, but doesn’t want to give up her favourite playlist or podcast, Skullcandy has raised the bar once again with the release of the Push Active earbuds. Push Active gives you the freedom to get the job done with hands-free voice control and up to 44 hours of battery life.
Read our review of these solid workout earbuds that lifts the game with some clever features.
Skullcandy Grind True Wireless Earbuds | RRP $179.95 | Available at Skullcandy
Grind, Skullcandy’s latest release of wireless earbuds, are sweat, water and child resistant. With smart feature technology, you can remain on the move minus the hassle of stopping to change the song. With the ability to skip tracks, launch Spotify, answer calls and even enter Stay-Aware mode, Grind earbuds will become your new personal assistant.
Soundboks Gen 3 | RRP $1,599 | Available at Soundboks
Beach days or picnics with the fam? Bring the vibes to your favourite muso loving mum, SOUNDBOKS (Gen. 3) is the ultimate Bluetooth speaker. A must have for any camping trip or sips at sundown, this portable speaker boasts over 40 hours of battery life and can connect with up to x5 nearby devices for extreme sound amplification.
Upgrade mum’s desk setup with Logitech MX Keys Mini and MX Anywhere 3. This dynamic duo is super compact and lightweight, making it the perfect portable workspace solution for the woman who does it all.
Ultimate Ears Wonderboom2 | RRP $129.95 | Available at Ultimate Ears
Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM 2 is the gift that keeps on giving. Bringing a surprisingly large sound out of a small package, complete with an outdoor boost and water and dustproof technology, WONDERBOOM 2 is the perfect companion for all mums’ outings.
Logitech G733 Lightspeed Wireless RGB Gaming Headset | RRP $299.95 | Available at Logitech G
A headset that’s as unique as mum is. The Logitech G733 headset is fully customisable with swappable and reversible headband straps, super fun mic covers and the ability to control audio settings through the Logitech GHUB gaming software. Plus, with surround sound audio and a super lightweight design, the G733 is the perfect headset for mum to unwind and immerse herself in the gaming realm.
Logitech Litra Glow Premium Streaming Light with TrueSoft | RRP $99.95 | Available at Logitech
Help mum look and feel her best with the Logitech Litra Glow streaming light. For work, play, or anything in between, Litra Glow’s innovative TrueSoft technology and 3-way monitor mount, ensures mum will look more radiant than ever, in any setting.
Blue Yeti Nano | RRP $159.95 | Available at Blue Mic
With a sleek design, adjustable stand and advanced pickup patterns, Blue Yeti Nano is the essential mic for all of mum’s podcasting, recording, streaming and video call needs.
Logitech G915 TKL Tenkeyless Lightspeed Wireless RGB Gaming Keyboard | RRP $379.95 | Available at Logitech G
Meticulously crafted from premium materials, Logitech G915 TKL Gaming Keyboard is a sophisticated design of unparalleled beauty, strength, and performance. This advanced gaming keyboard comes in a white or black colourway, as well as the choice of three different switches for the gaming mama who appreciates quality.
Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 | RRP $299.95 | Available at Ultimate Ears
If mum’s the life of the party, you can’t go past Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM 3. With bigger, bassier and bolder colourways than ever, MEGABOOM 3 is everything mum needs to bring the vibes.
We review this one a while back and it’s still one in our kit.
Astro Gaming A10 Gen 2 | RRP $99.95 | Available at Astro Gaming
Enhance mum’s everyday gaming setup with the ASTRO A10 Gen 2 Headset. Based on the original A10 headset, the new gen offers unrivalled comfort and audio quality in a sturdy, versatile design for the modern gamer mums. With five unique colour options, this really is the ultimate gaming headset for her.
Logitech G305 Lightspeed Wireless Gaming Mouse | RRP $99.95 | Available at Logitech G
The Logitech G305 Lightspeed wireless gaming mouse is designed for serious performers. Now available in a variety of vibrant colours with hero sensors and six programmable buttons, mum can play her way.
Bose SoundLink Flex | RRP $249.95 | Available at Bose
If your mum is passionate about her music, the new Bose SoundLink Flex Bluetooth Speaker will let her take it with her wherever she goes. With proprietary Bose PositionIQ technology, it automatically detects the speaker’s orientation, so whether upright, hanging, or flat on its back, the speaker is optimised to deliver rich, lifelike sound. Available in Black, White Smoke and Stone Blue.
Bose SoundLink Micro | RRP $179.95 | Available at Bose
From hiking to mountain biking, the SoundLink Micro is perfect for adventure loving mums. Don’t be fooled by the small size, this portable and rugged Bluetooth speaker has big sound for all of mums favourite tunes. Available in Black, White Smoke and Stone Blue.
Bose QC45 Headphones | RRP $499.95 | Available at Bose
Perfect for mums who are always on-the-go, balancing work, family and everyday life. With powerful noise cancellation and astonishing sound, give mum a rare moment of peace and quiet this Mother’s Day with the Bose QC45 Headphones. Available in traditional black and luxe silver.
Bose QuietComfort Earbuds | RRP $399.95 | Available at Bose
Give the gift of exceptional audio this Mother’s Day in a compact, truly wireless earbud. These sleek, new wireless earbuds are designed with breakthrough
acoustic innovations and the world’s most effective noise cancelling. Available in black and soapstone, and limited edition blue and sandstone.
Bose Frames | RRP $399.95 | Available at Bose
For mums who love exercising outdoors, the new Bose Frames Tempo are rugged high-performance sport sunglasses with a revolutionary open ear audio design, allowing her to hear her music and her surroundings at the same time. Bose Frames are also available in fashionable Soprano and Tenor styles.
Fitbit Sense | RRP $449.95 | Available at Fitbit
Fitbit’s latest healthwatch, the Fitbit Sense will keep Mum motivated and moving. With advanced heart rate tracking and 6+ days’ battery, Fitbit Sense can even help mum unwind with the world’s first electrodermal activity (EDA) sensor on a smartwatch to help manage stress.
Fitbit Charge 5 | RRP $269.96 | Available at Fitbit
Gift the ultimate fitness and health tracker this Mother’s Day with the Fitbit Charge 5. Fitbit’s most advanced health and fitness tracker to date, Charge 5 offers a holistic approach to measuring health goals. With Active Zone Minutes, built-in GPS, and an EDA Scan app, Charge 5 users can stay on track with exercise and stress management routines.
Fitbit Luxe | RRP $179.95 | Available at Fitbit
For the fashionable Mum, the Fitbit Luxe is the perfect accessory for tracking the essentials. With sleep tools, stress and activity tracking, and a 6-month membership to Fitbit Premium, Luxe is made for wearing both in and out of the gym.
Brother ScanNCut DX SDX1200 | RRP $799 | Available at Brother
For the mum who likes to get crafty, Brother’s ScanNCut is the perfect machine to help get your creativity flowing. Design T-shirts, water bottles, facemasks and more with this easy to use device.
Check out what Lis and her mum did with our review unit!
Brother P-Touch Cube PT-P300BT | RRP $79 | Available at Brother
For the Mum who loves being orgainsed, take her skills to the next level with Brother’s Label Printer P-touch Cube. With Bluetooth connectivity and print-ready templates and frames, Mum will have the most stylish designer labels to keep everything in its place.
Lis and Chloe teamed up together to review this and made organising heaven.
Philips Power Flosser 7000 | RRP $289 ($30 cashback) | Available from leading retailers
For that extra clean smile, gift Mum the ultimate power flosser with the ability to clean your entire mouth in 60-90sec. The Philips Power Flosser is up to 1.8X more effective than floss in improving gum health and is a must have in every Mum’s oral health care routine.
Philips Sonicare DiamondClean 9000 | RRP $379 ($50 cashback) | Available from leading retailers
For the beauty lover, keep her pearly whites shining with the Philips Sonicare DiamondClean 9000. With the power to remove up to 10x more plaque than a manual toothbrush and a built-in pressure sensor, the DiamondClean 9000 will keep every Mum smiling bright.
Food, the prepping, the making, the dining
Esca Dining | RRP at your individual discretion | Available at Esca Group
Treat the one you love to a decadent feast, allowing Mum to dine at one of Sydney’s much-loved venues owned by ESCA Group. Home to ever popular Middle Eastern restaurant, Nour, or contemporary Pan-Asian restaurant, Lilymu, purchase a gift card to get Mum planning a cocktail-filled night out.
Traegar Grills BBQ Sauces (473 ml) | RRP $22.95 | Available at Traegar
Add a little extra kick to your Father’s Day cookout by gifting Dad one of Traeger’s signature sauces. Perfectly paired with any succulent cut of meat, this is exactly how to take your home BBQ up a notch. Choose from the below tasty range:
‘QUE – Traeger’s signature sauce features notes of brown sugar, smoky hickory and tangy vinegar for a classic flavor that’s a natural partner of ribs and pulled pork, but is also good on just about anything.
Sweet & Heat – Get the best of both worlds with Traeger Sweet & Heat BBQ Sauce. It combines the tangy sweetness of our Apricot BBQ sauce with the peppery kick of our Texas Spicy BBQ sauce to give you the perfect balance of sweet and heat.
Texas Spicy – Add a little kick to your cookout with Traeger Texas Spicy BBQ Sauce. It features peppery heat that’s awesome with wings or pulled pork, and its thinner consistency makes it a great choice for marinating, too.
Sugar Lips – Finish everything from baby back ribs to roast chicken with this delectably delicious BBQ sauce. Offering rich sweetness with a bit of tanginess and a hint of herb-y flavors, it’s ideal for glazing meats right near the end of your cooks.
Traegar Grills BBQ Rubs | RRP $24.95 | Available at Traegar
Add an extra dose of flavour to all your smokey meats, Traeger’s new rubs are the gourmet ingredient you didn’t know your next BBQ needed. A mix of spice, zest, or sweetness, find your favourite from the below:
Traeger Rub – ultra-versatile Traeger Rub features the perfect blend of sweet, salty, and savory to crank up the flavor of any meat you rub it on. Zesty garlic teams up with herby basil & oregano notes and the subtle smokiness of paprika & chili pepper to complement everything from lean chicken breasts to bold beef brisket.
Pork and Poultry Rub – From pork chops to spatchcock chicken, give all your white meats an added dose of flavor with Traeger Pork & Poultry Rub. Paprika, onion, & chili pepper bring savory notes, while apple and honey add a touch of sweetness that’s perfect for pork, chicken, and other milder meats.
Beef Rub – Bring out the best in your burgers, steaks, and brisket with Traeger Beef Rub. Sweet molasses is balanced with paprika, chili powder, and other spices to match with the bold flavor of beef.
Prime Rib Rub – Give your finest cuts of beef the flavor treatment they deserve with Traeger Prime Rib Rub. This sweet & savory rub features rosemary and garlic flavors that pair perfectly with prime rib, thick steaks, and other premium cuts of beef.
Chicken Rub – From whole roasted chicken to turkey burgers, give all your poultry a flavor boost with Traeger Chicken Rub. Black pepper and chili powder team up with citrus and cane sugar for a deliciously balanced addition to chicken and other poultry.
Truff Black Truffle Oil | RRP $39.95 | Available at Truff
This Black Truffle Oil by TRUFF will have you hooked from the first taste, quickly becoming the latest pantry staple. If you’re looking to elevate your next meal, TRUFF has you covered.
Ideal for busy mums that still want to experience fine-dining, but from the comfort of their own home. Why not treat yourself with the aromatic taste of truffle that is preservative-free, vegan suitable and gluten-free.
Truff Pasta Sauce | RRP $56.95 | Available at Truff
Sick of deciding “what’s for dinner”? With TRUFF’s iconic pasta sauce, the only decision you’ll have to make is choosing between the Black Truffle Arrabbiata or the more mild Black Truffle Pomodoro. Long gone are the days of trying to fit in after school activities then rushing home to make a tasty dinner. With TRUFF in your corner, you’ll always be satisfied.
Philips Premium Airfryer XXL | RRP $599.00 | Available at Philips
The Philips Airfryer XXL with Smart Sensing Technology does the thinking and cooking for you, perfect for time-poor mums who want to cook healthy and delicious meals, with just one touch of a button! The Philips Airfryer XXL is the only airfryer with fat removal technology to separate and capture excess fat for healthier home cooked meals.
Philips All-in-One Multicooker | RRP $349.00 | Available at Philips
The Philips All-in-One Cooker is perfect for mums who want to cook delicious meals with ease. With superior heating power and 20 pre-set cooking programs, the All-in-One Cooker means mum can now enjoy her favourite meals even sooner! With an extra large eight litre capacity, mum can cook flavourful meals for the whole family with ease.
Philips Airfryer XXL Pizza Master | RRP $69.95 | Available at Philips
Accessorise your Airfryer XXL and impress mum with your pizza skills this Mother’s day. Bake a 26cm mouth-watering pizza in 8 minutes, making it quicker and easier to feed the whole family.
Philips Airfryer XXL Breakfast Master | RRP $59.95 | Available at Philips
Show mum you care by preparing a full breakfast in bed for her with the Philips Airfryer XXL Breakfast Master accessory. Make her a healthy breakfast with poached eggs, toast, sausages and veggies and then clean with ease in the dishwasher.
Philips LatteGo Series 2200 | RRP $899 | Available at Philips
Keep mum going morning, afternoon or night with the perfect machine to easily make aromatic coffee varieties like Espresso, Coffee and Cappuccino at the touch of a button.