Mother’s Day Gift Ideas with Justine Santaniello

Mother’s Day is almost here…and The National Retail Federation says Mother’s Day spending is expected to reach over $22 billion this year, with an average of $172 being spent individually on mom. So whatever you decide to spend this year (along with spending time with her), you just want to let mom know she is important for all that she does each day. And picking the right gift can help make her day more special.

Lifestyle Expert, Justine Santaniello partnered with the following brands to share her favorite gift ideas that are guaranteed to make moms happy. From savory chocolates and personalized fragrant candles to technology for the perfect kitchen accessory and making mom’s life easier with chores…we have something for every mom this year!

Give mom a treat as sweet as she is this year…check out our suggestion!
LINDOR Milk Chocolate truffles

LINDOR Milk Chocolate Truffles

LINDOR Milk Chocolate truffles (SRP: $4.39) offer a unique chocolate experience with a delicate chocolate shell that envelops an irresistibly smooth melting center. The iconic LINDOR Milk Chocolate truffles are even the official chocolate of the new movie “Mothers Day” in theaters nationwide April 29th!

In honor of Mother’s Day, Lindt wants you to share in 200 words or less why your mom is the sweetest for a chance to win a year’s supply of assorted LINDOR truffles and movie tickets for two. Visit or their Facebook page to enter!

LINDOR Milk Chocolate truffles are available for purchase at retail locations nationwide, Lindt Chocolate Shops, and

Twitter: #LindtMothersDay #SeeMothersDay

Mom would love a personalized gift, check out how easy it is to design something special for her this year!
Yankee Candle personalized photo candles

Yankee Candle personalized photo candles

Show Mom how much you love her with a heartfelt personalized candle. Yankee Candle’s unique online customization tool allows you to create a one-of-a-kind gift in just three easy steps. Pair Mom’s favorite Yankee Candle fragrance with a treasured photo and a meaningful label message to make this Mother’s Day an extra special one.

Pricing for personalized candles varies depending on the number of candles ordered. Small tumblers start at $21 and large tumblers at $33.

Personalized candles can be created and purchased year-round online at Select seasonal fragrances are available throughout the year.

For more information, visit


Moms and families spend a lot of time together in the kitchen…this next gift may just be the perfect kitchen accessory!
Xess Alcatel kitchen hub

TCL Xess™ in Partnership with Alcatel

Xess is purpose built to be the perfect 17-inch accessory for the hub of most homes, the kitchen; whether it’s for discovering and creating new meals via the pre-loaded recipe applications or accessing Nickelodeon content, such as PAW Patrol for kids. And with its large display and all-day battery, it’s great for catching up on the latest news and entertainment. Xess also comes with an IP camera, so you can keep an eye on your little ones, even if you’re in another room. The Xess is available beginning April 22 for the online exclusive price of $499 USD at!

Priced at $499.00.

For more information, visit


What mom doesn’t want help around the house? Now, neither you nor her will get your hands dirty with this technology!

The iRobot Braava Jet Mopping Robot

The Braava jet™ Mopping Robot is designed to mop hard floor surfaces with high amounts of traffic, such as in the kitchen and bathroom. Starting at $199 USD, Braava jet combines a compact design, Vibrating Cleaning Head, Precision Jet Spray and Braava jet™ Cleaning Pads to lift dirt and stains, even in hard-to-reach places, like under kitchen cabinets and around toilets. Braava jet is simple to use; just attach the desired Braava jet Cleaning Pad and press the ‘CLEAN’ button. The robot will automatically determine its cleaning action based on the pad chosen, including wet mopping, damp sweeping and dry sweeping. Moving in an efficient pattern, Braava jet deftly maneuvers around obstacles in its path and cleans along furniture, walls, and fixtures.

The iRobot Braava jet Mopping Robot is priced at $199.99.

Refill pads in counts of 10 for $7.

A washable, reusable cleaning pad retails for $19.99 for a pack of two.

Available for purchase on or at major retailers, including Bed Bath & Beyond, Best Buy, Amazon and Target.

For more information, visit

Twitter: #HelloBraavajet

* Content Provided and Sponsored by LINDOR, Yankee Candle, Alcatel and iRobot.

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