(NBC) – Mother’s Day gifts are getting an update this year. Instead of traditional jewelry, a fitness tracker such as the FitBit Inspire HR can pull double duty for mom’s health and her style.
“It’s something she can take from day to night and it comes with a variety of accessories wire mesh different prints,” said Suzanne Kantra, with the Consumer Technology Association.
67-percent plan to get mom flowers for the holiday, according to the National Retail Federation.
But the problem of roses potentially wilting goes away with a high tech alternative from Rosebox NYC.
Each one of the roses had the sap and water removed in a lab, and replaced with a natural preserving fluid before shipping. They look and smell just like the fresh store bought bouquet, but the Rosebox lasts for an entire year. No water or sunlight required.
Wireless earbuds can keep her connected on the go.
“The Ashley Chloe Lux are true wireless earbuds smallest on the market,” Kantra said.
And the portable charging case offers up to 15 hours of battery life.
In fact, electronics will make up an estimated two point two billion of the dollars spent for Mother’s Day.
But the greatest gift of all might just be spending time together.
A Canon instant camera can help you capture moments with mom and save them.
“The Canon Ivy Cliq plus is an instant film camera also digital film camera and you can pair it with your smartphone,” Kantra said.
An easy way to make this Mother’s Day memorable.