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More Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

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Just like the tattoo with the word “mom” across a big red heart, we love moms! Our moms, mom friends, moms at work, moms we see wrangling their kids in the check out line at Target… frankly anyone raising kids these days and acting even remotely “mom like.” We love them! Motherhood in any form is the most tiring, amazing job any of us will ever know! So let’s say a BIG THANK YOU to all the moms out there!…

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

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There’s two things I really like: shopping and giving (and getting) gifts. Maybe that’s three? Anyway, with Mother’s Day coming up on Sunday, May 13, we’ve rounded up our favorite gift guides so you can surprise mom – or yourself – with something fantastic this year. Browse our other gift guides here or click on the links below! Gifts for Wine Lovers We’ve included everything from a discreet way to carry a full bottle of wine to an on-theme board…

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Old Navy Vacation Edit

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Old Navy has been a long running favorite of mine for affordable but trendy clothing. For whatever reason, their shoes and their shorts are always on point for me! Planning for my upcoming honeymoon, I went in for a few pairs of sandals and came out with an armful of vacation-worthy treasures!   Tropical Beach Cover Up, $26.99     Knot Front One-Piece in Orange, $44.99   Double Strap Sandals, $19.99   Gold Cut-Out Strappy Sandals, $24.99     Black…

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Spring Fashion Trends Under $100

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Spring is officially here and we couldn’t be more excited about the fresh colors and trends popping up this season! Softer colors and feminine ruffles and styles are a breath of fresh air after a cold, icy winter! As always we’ve taken the runway trends and picked our “mom-approved” favorites to take you from the office to soccer fields and back again to do it all again the next day, all for under $100! The Mamanista Approved Picks for Spring…

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Trendsend Review: Spring Style

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Just in case you haven’t heard of Evereve Trendsend, it’s one of the newer box subscription clothing services for women. The difference is this one is designed exclusively with moms in mind. Evereve was started by a mom about 10 years ago and focuses on mom-empowering messages and clothing to help moms feel beautiful and juggle it all. This subscription service does not have a styling fee on the front end like others do. Instead of sending a few pieces,…

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Valentine’s Day Gifts to Buy Your BFF (or Yourself)

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Valentine’s Day is all about showing love to those around you. Yes, you should probably buy an overpriced card for your significant other. But let’s face it: the real heroes are our fellow mom BFFs. You know the ones I’m talking about: the person you text when you just CAN’T with your child anymore; the first person you want to talk to when the latest celebrity couple breaks up; the one who will bring you chicken noodle soup when the…

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What We Bought in January

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“What We Bought This Month” is a recurring series showing what three real, hard-working mamanistas spent their money on this month. Aimee’s Purchases I have a bit of a holiday spending hangover. I showed a little bit of restraint this month in the clothing department, but it was only because I needed to re-up some cosmetic essentials. And then I promptly blew my budget on a splurge item. I did cash in some holiday gift cards and patiently waited for a…

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5 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Your Mini-Me (All Under $20!)

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I’m just going to say it: Valentine’s Day is stupid. I hate the idea of dedicating an entire day to forced romanticism and gift-giving. And why can’t Conversation Hearts just go away forever?! That being said, I do really like the bags of cherry-flavored Tootsie Roll pops (I mean, do we even need the other flavors?). And the chocolate sales on February 15. I also really enjoy surprising my daughter with little Valentine’s Day treats. So, I’ve rounded up a few…

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25% Off All Sweaters & Jackets at ShopTMM

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Temperatures are set to drop (again) across the country this week, so why not cozy up with a snuggly sweater that you can score at a great price? We’ve discounted all sweaters and jackets 25% off over at ShopTMM.com, no code needed! Get your snuggle on and pat yourself on the back for scoring a hot deal. All of the Mamanistas are in love with this chunky, oversized sweater that you can wear to work or on the weekend. (Editor’s…

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The Best Subscription Boxes for Men

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I love giving and receiving subscription boxes. For the giver, gifting subscription boxes is convenient but can still be personable. For the recipient, receiving a subscription box is a great reminder of the original giver long after the holidays are over. Plus, they get to receive something in the mail that’s not a bill and is customized to their specific interests. Everybody wins! Here we’ve rounded up our favorite subscription boxes to give – and  get – as gifts for…

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