Moms are notorious for dolling out advice (solicited or not), and one of them may have been to watch your money and spend responsibly.  Unless of course it's on a gift for her, in which case, feel free to splurge. ;)

Kidding, of course. But here are 5 great deals on things Mom may actually want, that also happen to be on sale! (What mom doesn't love a good sale?  My mom planned weeks ahead around sales...)

(Click on the BOLD for links to the item)