These appliances will make mom’s life easier

Published May 5, 2021, 10:50 AM

by Jane Kingsu-Cheng

The modern mom’s assistant come in these home gadgets that make for perfect Mother’s Day gifts, too!

artwork by Ariana Maralit

With everyone working from home most of the time, the house is usually 24/7 messy and needs all-day extra care and cleaning. We’ve rounded up some home appliances that will save her time and let her rest. Check these out. 

This summer, beat the heat with the blender that started the craze—since 1946. Oster’s 10-speed blender worth P2,999 that comes with free extra glass jar priced at P3,930. Make cool shakes this summer, make soups come rainy season, and so much more. Visit for more deals. 

Instant Pot
Moms are going crazy over the Instant Pot because all you need to do is literally “dump” all the ingredients in it and let it work its magic, so mommy gets to rest. From now until May 9, this kitchen appliance is discounted from P6,995 to P6,295, and it comes with free Instant Pot mini loaf pans. Check out at and get free next day delivery. 

Instant Pot Duo

No time to iron? Philips 3000 handheld steamer comes with a detachable 100ml water tank and can heat up in 30 seconds, making it easy for you to steam clothes in a rush. More items available in Lazada stores. 

Who doesn’t want coffee in the morning? It just gets everyone in a good mood, especially now that everyone is spending more time at home. Nespresso’s Inissia is a great entry-level coffee machine that you can get for your mom, and is offering 10 percent off on most of their machines now. Prices start at P8,910.

It’s always a delight to cook and prepare food for the family, but it’s never fun to wash the dishes. Not even the kids look forward to this chore. So why not get her a Maximus plug-and-play tabletop dishwasher? Your mom would be glad to know that it also comes with a self-cleaning program and sanitizes the dishes with its 70-Celsius temperature. Their site is running a promotion now with prices starting as low as P15,999. 

A member of the International Ultraviolet Association and registered under US Food and Drug Administration, among others, UV Care has been at the forefront of products that sterilizes using UV-C technology. Their sterilizing boxes are heaven sent, and they are offering 20 percent off until May 9 for their UV Care MultiLite1. It’s sleek and compact, making it a space-saving purchase. Visit

Robot vacuums are all the rage, and if you don’t have one yet, it’s about time you get one for your mom. It works on just about any flooring, even thin carpets. The Midea SmartShell robot vacuum cleaner is wireless, self-charging, and comes with four cleaning modes. For more details, go to