Amazing present ideas for the mother-in-law coming right up! Gifts for your mother-in-law may be a really tricky thing, especially if your previous ones didn't produce the desired effect or prove to be as loved and used as you hoped. I’ll be skipping jewelry and perfumes if you don’t mind, and do my best to give you some neat ideas that although pretty common, aren't as generic as these two. I mean, seriously, jewelry and perfumes - I get that every year! It’s really fun at first but after a few years it gets like “Oh, what a beautiful ring, I’ll just put it here with the other 378 beautiful rings you gave me!”. But let’s get back to THE mission and that’s helping you find a great present for your mother-in-law. Browse through this list of various types of mother-in-law and you’ll find some unique yet easy-to-find gifts to make yourself the most loved daughter-in-law around!
1. Best Gifts for a Frugal Mother in Law
In case your mom-in-law loves a good bargain and would probably give you a look full of disapproval for spending any amount of money on things that are not of vital importance for one’s existence, you can always get her tons of coupons. This first on my list of present ideas for mother-in-law may sound like a royally stupid one but trust me, it’s way better than trying to explain how you really didn't spend a lot of money. I mean seriously, can you picture yourself saying “No, no, it was cheap”? Get her tons of coupons, purchase a beautiful handmade binder to put them in, stick a bow to it and voila- all done! Now, I know purchasing them off eBay is out of the question, if you are shopping for a Christmas gift, but look on the bright side – we’re neck deep in holiday cheer which means that you could be living on mars and still get a nice little, coupon with every purchase you make! And there are plenty of gifts to be purchased still! And that’s if don’t count holiday editions of all of your favorite magazines, printout coupons available all year long and coupon booklets!
Here are some additional ideas for the frugal MIL:
Click & Grow Indoor Smart Herb Garden
No green thumb required to grow fresh herbs at home with these neat kit.
$59.95 at amazon.com
Good Housekeeping Simple Household Wisdom: 425 Easy Ways to Clean & Organize Your Home
Everything M-i-L needs to be organized.
$11.25 at amazon.com
3-Ring Coupon Organizer Binder
Mom-in-law won't need to scrabble in her purse for her coupons when she uses this.
$16.99 at amazon.com