The Bargainist has posted a list of what to avoid buying for your Mom on Mothers’ Day. Save money, spare the trouble and make your Mom feel so special!

Mother’s Day is on Sunday, have you bought your Mom a present yet? If you’re after thoughtfulness, practicality and want to avoid cliché gifts, here’s a heads-up: cross these items out from your list–it will make you and your Mom a lot happier on her special day.

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Scented Candles or Lotion

If you poked around her linen closet or bathroom cabinet chances are you'd find a healthy stash of this stuff already. So save your money and put your thinking cap on-- you can come up with something mom will really appreciate.