Two great gifts for Mom that won’t break the bank


Finding the perfect gift for Mom isn’t always easy. Especially at the last minute. (And let’s face it, Mother’s Day is only a few days away, so if you’re reading this… you need help!)

Fortunately, we here at California Life have found some great gift ideas that won’t break the bank!

You’ll find two of them below. Check back with between now and Sunday for more!

hollywood_diva-9447d985cda0b1d2282909157adc6cc8Scentbird: The perfume subscription service allows you try new scents each month. There are more than 450 top designer fragrances to choose from, and they’re delivered right to your door. Gift subscriptions of 3, 6 or 12 months are available. Scentbird also offers adorable gift sets with fragrances selected for every personality ranging from the “Hollywood Diva” to the “Parisian Sophisticate.”

Chatbooks: The simple and affordable automatic service will help you turn digital photos into gorgeous photo books. The easy-to-use app & website allow users to get photos they’ve already taken on their phones (even those posted on social media) and print photos of them in beautiful 6 x 6 inch volumes. For only $8 a book (+ $5 for hardcover), Chatbooks offers a beautiful gift that moms will cherish forever.