Mother’s Day is right around the corner and I for one am super excited for my first official Mother’s Day. Mother’s Day is a great excuse to spend time bonding with your mama. If you’re on a budget, there are so many things you can do together that won’t cost a fortune. Whether it’s breakfast in bed or a movie marathon, these fun and affordable activities for Mother’s Day are a great way to spend time together.
Ellie and I have compiled this list to help keep Mother’s Day fun and affordable. We would love to know what you end up doing for Mothers Day, so stop by and let us know!
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“Did you hear about the restaurant on the moon? Great food, no atmosphere.” Even if he tells the worst jokes, Dad deserves a Father’s Day worth remembering. Honor your dad, husband, or grandpa on a day filled with family, love, and lots of fun with the help of these 5 simple tips.
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Break out the pastels and cute, critter shaped candies, its Easter basket season. Marshmallow chicks and chocolate bunnies are classic staples that every kid’s Easter basket should hold, but further than that can be quite the undertaking. This Ultimate Easter Basket Gift Guide is full of thoughtful, spring inspired ideas that won’t be forgotten or tossed aside the morning after the delicious chocolate bunny has lost its ears (if you don’t eat it ears first, who even are you!)
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We are so fortunate to have most of our family living close to us – and by close, I mean, hey-lets-meet-for-supper-tonight, close. But we do have some family that are a few hours away. While I know that’s hardly “far” for some folks, who have loved ones living in different time zones, it’s still far enough to make seeing them as often as we’d like pretty much impossible.
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It’s true what they say: no matter how old we get, a part of us will always need our Moms. They’re the glue that holds it all together when it seems like everything is falling apart. Their warm and familiar hugs have healed boo-boos, breakups, and everything in between. Here are 5 steps to help you make her Mother’s Day just as special as she is.
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New motherhood is a rush of excitement and trepidation, from the early stages of pregnancy to the moment of meeting your child on a matched adoption application. While motherhood can easily conjure a host of cliches and may look different across a spectrum, ultimately, loving mothers all want the same thing for their child(ren).
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