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5 Last-Minute Gifts for Mother’s Day

It’s been a really hectic semester, and all of the sudden it’s almost Mother’s Day and you have no idea what to get for  your mom! Don’t fret, this listicle is here to help you with a last minute gift guide for the lady that deserves the world and beyond!


1. Perfume


You can find a refill of her favorite perfume or buy her a new fragrance.The great thing is that you can find perfumes practically everywhere, from drugstores to department stores. And their price ranges vary so you’re bound to find something that is budget friendly.


2. Gift Certificate


It could be for a spa day, for a beauty salon, so that she can get her hair done, or even for a manicure and pedicure! You could even find a deal and go with her making it a special daughter/son mom day! The idea of Mother’s Day after all is to make her feel special and let her know how much she means to you!


3. Take her out to eat!

When was the last time you had a meal with her, just the two of you, that she didn’t pay? Make this day all about her by taking her to her favorite place to eat or get creative and pick a random place she has always wanted to visit! This will also allow you to have moment to catch up with her.


4. Clothes

This is something really simple and effective. You can buy her that shirt she saw and didn’t buy for herself. Or buy her an outfit for mother’s day because it is most likely that she didn’t buy anything for herself.


5. It’s up to her!



Ask her what she really wants to do! It will surprise you that maybe she really doesn't want to spend her day sitting in the ‘sala’ with relatives you see once a month. Maybe she even wants to go to the beach. Let her decide, but also let her know that everything you do will be covered by you! This is another way of making the day all about her!


And remember to give her all the love and attention she deserves! Forget about finals and deadlines, Mother’s Day is about that special woman in your life who raised you and helped you become the person you are today! Go treat her like the queen she is!!


 English Major at the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez! Remember, the sky is no longer the limit.   
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