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10 Thoughtful & Homemade Gift Ideas for Mother's Day

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Home Alone

Of course you should spend some time with her on Mother's Day. But maybe Mom would love to be ... left alone! One of the greatest gifts a mother can receive is a free pass for a day off. Dad and the kids can head for the hills. Meanwhile, back at the home, Mom can curl up with a good book, watch a favorite romantic comedy, or invite a long-neglected friend over for lunch. Ahhhh ... the sounds of silence.

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