OH SNAP-ITS MOTHER’S-DAY-AND-YOU-FORGOT!
SEE BELOW for a WHO TO REMEMBER ON MOM’S DAY CHECKLIST NO HURT FEELINGS
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- Mother-In-Law (MIL)
- Step mom
- the Person- Who’s-Like-A-Mom (PWLAM)
- Sister/Sister-In-Law (SIL) (My sis is a new mom-if this is a 1st MDay any gesture will be appreciated)
- Close Friend
And now for GIFT IDEAS
Since every family is different here are some traditional and some not so traditional suggestions…
Peter Thomas Roth Mini Mask Magic $20 Sephora.com– Three different facial masks: cucumber, rose, and pumpkin. Personalize-add an IOU to do the facials together. Pair-Give with a rose, a water bottle that lets you create fruit infused water, or microfiber spa cloth. Check out Ross or TJ Maxx for a good deal on water bottles and spa accessories.
Redbox Gift Card (available instantly as an e-gift card too) $5-? Redbox.com Great for the Mom who needs a day to stay in and chill or who desperately needs a date night! Personalize-Add a Movie Ticket to hang out together and watch the movie, or include a list of movies you think she would like that are currently at Redbox. Pair-A Food gift card, or a bowl with popcorn and the rest of Mom’s favorite treats, or how about make it a Mom’s Movie Night and give her an AMC/Harkins/Fandango gift card for when she wants to stay in or go out…
Aveda Stress Fix Products-$11-$50 Aveda.com Including a crème cleansing oil, composition oil, bath salts, lotion, body crème (like a body butter) and rollerball concentrate. There are travel sizes of the lotion $11, body crème $16, and a smaller size bath salts $20. Beauty B&B RECS the Stress Fix Concentrate $24. It travels great in a purse and lasts forever. It is ECO-CERT organic and has been proven to reduce stress. I have friends who struggle with anxiety & they swear by this.
Real Live Flowers and a Cute Pot– give her flower & cheery color for months
Mani/Pedi Gift Certificate– Do look @ the ratings of what is nearby. Sometimes there are places that are truly terrible, think “fixing” ingrown toenails ouch! I have always had great experiences @ Aveda spas/salons. Personalize-Make it Mom & Child time-Go get a mani/pedi with Mom and maybe coffee/ice cream too! Pair-with something for hands or feet: Burt’s Bees Lemon Cuticle Cream, Burt’s Bees Coconut Foot Cream, Aveda hand relief, Aveda foot relief, Avalon Organics Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint Lotion. Burt’s Bees is @ burtsbees.com, Target, Wal-Mart, & Walgreen’s! Fry’s Grocery Stores carries Jason products, Avalon Organics, and Burt’s Bees.
On the Go Kit-I love LUXURY products and I LOVE Simple Skincare. Their facial cleansing wipes are completely amazing! Beauty B&B RECS the Radiance $5.99 and the $5.99 Exfoliating Wipes. The regular wipes work really well too. Throw those and a Burt’s Bees Chapstick $3-$5 in a cute cosmetic or reusable shopping bag. Simple skincare available @ Wal-mart, Walgreens, Target, CVS