While shopping at Best Buy for the best Mother’s Day gifts, remember that your mom is a multifaceted amazing person. Too often we get stymied by a narrow perspective and limit our gifting options to things that are, well, obvious. Jewelry, for example. Yes you can find that at Best Buy and your mom would love it and it might express how lovely your mom is. But this article and this contest are not about jewelry. I found a selection of great gifts that create a meaningful expression of how much moms are appreciated for all that they do. Read the article for gift inspiration, then enter the contest for a chance to win.
Great tech so mom stays connected to family and to the world
All moms need a great internet connection. My mom turned 80 this year and she is online as much as I am: text and messaging her sister across the country, sharing photos, and commenting on the ones that my siblings and I post on Facebook. Best Buy has tons of amazing tech to help mom stay connected.
In this contest we are giving away two prizes for two different types of connections. First up is the Aura Carver Digital Frame which enables mom to see a steady stream of photos of the people who matter most to her. Unlike a standard picture frame, this digital frame presents photos from your photo library: you never know who will be shown next making it a great way to relive memories throughout the day.
The next prize is a new mesh router that distribute the internet throughout her home. With a Google Wi-Fi router 3 pack, she’ll be able to connect up to 200 devices and access the internet as easily upstairs as downstairs. Read the review of this system on the blog to learn more about its great features that will surely help mom stay connected to the world.
Fitness and entertainment are part of every moms day
The range of gift options to keep mom entertained and to keep her fit has never been more extensive. The age-old stereotype of a mom who only cooks and cleans and cares for her family long-ago been shattered. Most moms that I know stay fit through a wide range of activities and Best Buy has health and fitness gifts for all of them. Similarly, you’ll find gifts for whatever form of entertainment they love: movies, music, gaming, and more.
This next set of prizes reflects this diversity. The newest Fitbit available, the Fitbit Charge 5 is loaded with fitness tracking and health monitoring features so mom can more easily set goals, and understand how her body is responding throughout the day. She’ll be tracking her steps, monitoring her heart rate, and a lot more!
This next prize might seem unusual for some people, but I know many moms will love it. The Logitech Superlight Pro gaming mouse will not only make a mom who enjoys PC Gaming very happy, but it will also raise her productivity for all computer tasks. It’s wireless, very light, and optimized for precise movements. Anyone who has a gaming mouse, and this is one of the best, can never go back to using a regular mouse.
Great gifts so you can prepare a great meal for your mom
No Mother’s Day gift selection would be complete without discussing great products for the home and kitchen. I don’t know any mom who doesn’t cook at times. I too love cooking and prepare at least 50% of the meals in our home. So consider these two gifts a challenge: if you give a gift for the home, like these Cuisinart items below, include a promise to use them just as much as your mom!
These two prizes are awesome Cuisinart products that we recently reviewed on the blog and now they have returned so we can give them away in a contest. The first is an amazing 12 piece Everlasting Cookware Set. This premium set of stainless steel sauce pans and skillets will be just what mom needs to prepare amazing meals on those days when you don’t take over the kitchen and use them yourself!
The second prize in this section is an 11 piece Cuisinart knife block set. This would be an amazing addition to her kitchen with a range of stainless steel blade types and size, all with a soft, easy to hold handle, and a set of kitchen shears (something I am constantly using my my kitchen!). Every kitchen deserves a great set of knives like these from Cuisinart.
Every mom deserves something from all of the product categories mentioned above: entertainment, fitness, home essentials, and connectivity. And if you enter this contest, you might win one for your mom.
How to enter
This contest is easy to enter and you can enter in two different ways.
- In a comment below tell us which of the above product categories is most appropriate for the mom in your life and why.
- For an additional entry, visit Best Buy Mother’s Day page and find one item (not an item mentioned above) that you think would be an amazing gift for your mom, then email the link for that item to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Mothers day contest”.
What you can win
At the end of this contest, we will randomly select six (6) winners from all eligible entries to win one of the six prizes: Aura Carver Digital Frame, Google Wi-Fi router 3 pack, Fitbit Charge 5, Logitech Superlight Pro gaming mouse, Cuisinart 12 piece Everlasting Cookware Set (blogger tested sample), Cuisinart 11 piece Cuisinart knife block set (blogger tested sample).
This contest runs from April 28th to May 5th.
Remember you can enter in two different ways as described above. However, the best way to maximize the chance of your mom getting one of these prizes is to tell your brothers and sisters to enter. Ask your aunts and uncles and friends too!
Win great prizes for Mother’s Day Contest Rules and Regulations
I am very happy to announce the winners of the amazingly useful Mother’s Day prizes:
Patrick S – Kingston, ON
My V – Scarborough, ON
Mireille F – Gatineau, QC
Luis E – Toronto, ON
Kristina J – Vancouver, BC
Carson D – Sherwood Park, AB
Keep reading blog.bestbuy.ca and get great informative articles about a wide range of topics from tech to toys, from smartphones to style. Participate on the blog by asking questions and offering your expertise to the comment sections of articles you read. And enter more contests: you never know when we will get more great products to give away.
This contest is now closed. We will draw the winners soon in accordance with the rules. Return to the blog often to read great articles, learn about the latest technology, and to enter more contests. You never know when we’ll be doing another amazing giveaway!
The knife Block
The fitbit charge 5 – so she can track her steps while walking and monitor her heart.
The 12 piece Everlasting Cookware Set will be the best fit my mom, she will like them to change her old set.
The Logitech Superlight Pro gaming mouse is the best choice.
The Fitbit Charge 5 would be most appropriate because it would provide instant fitness stats feedback at a glance.
Mom is trying to get in shape, so the Fitbit Charge 5, would be great for her, to track her progress.
I would love to win for my mom the Cuisinart Everlasting 12-Piece Cookware Set. Her pots & pans are worn out I know she would absolutely love it!!!
My Mom would like the FitBit because she likes to hike.
My mom would like the Fitbit Charge 5.
She would most like the the Everlasting cookware.
I think my mom would really like the 11 piece Cuisinart knife block set.
Fitness and entertainment she needs both
Fitness and entertainment for sure! My mom is very active so I know she would appreciate a Fitbit Charge 5
My mom would like something from the tech category to help keep her spread out family connected.
she would love the cookware set
My mom would love the Fitbit Charge 5 to help her on her fitness goals to stay strong through the years.
Mom would love the 12 piece Everlasting Cookware Set, as her set is in need of replacement. Thanks
My mom would like the knife set. She loves prepping food
My mom would love the fitbit charge 5. She is a retired RN and wants to stay active as possible. It was hard as my dad passed away shortly after. She wants to try now. This device will be a perfect motivator
My mom would love the fitbit charge 5. She is a retired RN and wants to stay active as possible. It was hard as my dad passed away shortly after but she wants to try now. This devicexwill be a perfect motivator
Home and kitchen
My mom would like the knife set. She loves prepping food
My mom would love the Aura Carver digital Frame. we live away and could load pictures of the kids for her to see daily.
My mom would love the cookware set. She loves to cook
My Mum would love the Aura Carver Digital Frame. She has so many pictures of our large family !
Mom would love the 12 piece Everlasting Cookware Set, as her set is in need of replacement. Thanks!
The knife block set would be great because my mom likes to cook and having a good knife set is important.
all of the my mom likes to cook, just became diabetic and want to keep active and stay up to date online
The gaming mouse would be the best because gaming.
These are all fantastic gift ideas! Fitbit Charge 5 definitely suits the more that is health conscious or curious!
This is the first year without my mum…it is hard but my mother in law has been there through it all. Mother’s come in all different shapes. She would love the picture frame, so she can see her grandchildren even when we can’t be close
My mom would love the 11 piece Cuisinart knife block set.
mom is a master chef and could really use the g 12 piece Everlasting Cookware Set for her creations
Well I am the Mom and I would really love some New Cookware for Mother’s Day!!
Entertainment category for the Logitech Superlight Pro gaming mouse because she loves surfing the internet and being on the computer that a superlight mouse would make her happy.
Cooking & cutting, for preparing food our family loves, Thanks Mom.
gotta be the mouse, with no cord, easy to misplace, TREASURE HUNT!
Hands down the Cuisinart Acrylic 11-Piece Knife Block Set (C77S-11BKC) Model Number: C77SS-11BKC
My mom loves to show off her skills!
Love you mom!
I think the Everlasting cookware set would suit her best. She’s not into technology and her current cookware set is quite pitted an ugly looking.
My Mom would like the FitBit because it would monitor her heart, help her get more active since motivation is key. She would be happy to report back on her progress.
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