I don’t know about you, but with shipping as it still is, I certainly will not complain should my gift arrive late! If you’re stumped for Mother’s Day gift ideas or even May birthdays, check this out. Bet you’ll discover something lovely within this collection. (And maybe there’s a little essential or indulgence for yourself below too!). Lovely & Smart Gifts for Mamas, Humor Quotes & Books to Keep You Company are all on today’s menu.
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Pretty Gifts for Mother’s Day, Humor Quotes & Lovely Books
Crochet Raffia Sun Hat of My Dreams
This hat looks amazing on everyone at any age, from girls to grannies, and I can’t imagine it ever going out of style!
With the #coastalgrandmother theme spiraling out of control everywhere, you just know this particular hat will sell out!
Look at How Cheerful!
Only the Ultimate Lip Balm
They just don’t make things like they used to? Ummmm. Thank goodness some things are getting better and better. I’m blown away by how much I love every single item I order from Jenni Kayne. She is definitely on to something!
Happy Colors When it Rains…
I mean who doesn’t need another one of these for the car and for their mood?
How adorable is this frame-worthy puzzle? Look at the colors and the design!
“Transport yourself to the pastoral grounds of an 18th-century farmhouse in Gascony, France with our Camont jigsaw puzzle. Our illustrated puzzles include 500 pieces, packaged in a decorative box with gold foil accents.” – Rifle Paper Co
Echo Dot Smart Speaker
Here’s a voice-controlled smart speaker with Alexa which is perfect for any room.
It can sit on mom’s nightstand (she can ask it to set an alarm and tap the top to snooze). You can also stream songs from Amazon Music, Apple Music, Spotify, Sirius, etc.
As folks move away more and more from social media time, a renewed interest in unplugged pursuits is happening…
With 400 lined pages, there is plenty of space to capture her thoughts!
This coffee mug would be just right for sipping and journaling.
Did you even know that Rifle Paper Co (known for their beautifully designed stationery) expanded their offerings to include pieces like this and even furniture now!?!
I can imagine these slip-ons going with absolutely everything from flouncy prairie skirts to white denim and everything in between.
I love how folks are mixing patterns and prints with abandon now…makes dressing so much easier!
Because sweet shapes. And tea.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
While I still don’t have one of these, everyone in my life loves them!
Know any hydrangea lovers? Until mine begin to bloom, there’s this:
A Month of Snacks
Now this snacky snack thing below is clever and thoughtful, but please send me THESE DELICIOUS GREEN TEA ENERGY THINGS instead!
Tins of Sweet Organic Glory
There’s a good reason they are so popular on Amazon!
State Shaped Cutting Board
Tuck this idea away for Father’s Day too!
Gifts That Keep Giving All Year Long!
Pretty BOOKS to Give or Keep You Company
No. 1: WONDERLAND
DO NOT MISS THE OPPORTUNITY to venture into Summer Thornton’s amazing world!!! So inspiring, and I rave about it HERE.
No. 2: The Art of Pantry Cooking
It’s hilariously ironic that this book is presently resting on a shelf in our pantry which has become our mini kitchen as the renovation work marches along. I assure you there is nothing artful to see in my forlorn pantry beyond this amazing book!
No. 3: Patina Living
If you don’t already own all the books chronicling their lovely property, Patina Farm, get them!
Tour Patina Farm’s Living Room
No. 4: Past Perfect
Dreaming of a magical garden? Um.
For even more gardening and interior design magic, tour Richard Shapiro’s lovely designs (including his own homes) within the beautiful Past Perfect.
No. 5: Soul of the Home
If you missed my story featuring the work of Tara Shaw with all its romance and beauty, find it HERE.
Peace to you right where you are.
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