What Moms Really Want for Mother’s Day

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Mothers deserve all our love every day of the year, but that one special day dedicated to showering them with affection is fast approaching. Instead of shopping around endlessly for that perfect Mother's Day gift, we went straight to the source and asked the mamas on our Facebook page what they want the most this year.

A Day Off

SpongeBob Squarepants multitasking house chores.
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Mothers never rest. Multitasking is part of the job description. For all the work you moms put in, we hope you get a day off!

No Interruptions

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Sometimes a happiness can be as simple as finishing a hot cup of coffee without any interruptions!

Sleep

Big seal sleeps on a rocky shore. A penguin jumps on the seal and wakes it up.
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Mom is always there when you need her the most. This Mother’s Day, we hope every mama gets some extra sleep.

To Pee Alone

Cat closes bathroom door for some privacy.
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Sometimes mommy needs alone time — bathroom time falls under that! This Mother’s Day we hope all our moms get some privacy.

Makeover

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Life with kids is full — and keeping up with the latest fashions is rarely a priority for busy mothers. Help your fabulous mom update her wardrobe with a mini shopping-spree or pampering at the salon.

Spend Time with Family

Lion waits for a man to open a gate then jumps up to hug him.
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Days are long, the years are short. Too soon, kids grow up and move out. We hope that this Mother’s Day, everyone is able to share some quality time with mom.

Food

SpongeBob Squarepants dances around in a circle with a hamburger in his hands.
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A simple dinner at her favourite restaurant or even a juicy burger grilled on the barbecue will do for her.

Sloth eats sweet potato fries from a plate.
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But moms we asked were unanimous that  just want a meal that they didn't cook themselves! Note: make sure the kitchen sparkles when you're done!

One Last Hug

Animated red headed child hugs her mother.
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Because life is not eternal, some of us will spend this Mother’s Day without mom. So cherish your mother while she’s here and thank her for all her hard work and unconditional love.

Baby tiger in the snow pounces and hugs its mother tiger.

Happy Mother’s Day!

 

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