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**DAY 14** 10 Memorable Gifts For Mom + Giveaway

Here are 10 Gifts for Mom that I know my own mom would love. As I mother of five, I would love every single one of these too. Hopefully you can find an idea or two that would be great for the women in your life.

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1 – KidzCanDesign Jewelry

KidzCanDesign we specialize in converting your child’s work of art, photos, handprints, foot prints into a high quality sterling silver custom jewelry which can then be worn with pride by any member of the family. If you can imagine it and send it to us, we can then, to your delight, create a one of a kind piece that your son, your daughter, or you, the parent, can then wear or display with pride.

We started this labor of love in January of 2013 and have since shipped out thousands of one-of-a-kind pieces to families across the world. We are honored that so many families have chosen to share special moments with us and are proud to have been able to create something unique for them. KidzCanDesign sterling silver pieces start at $49.99 and can be purchased and designed on their site!

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2 -  CoverMate Stretch-to-Fit Food Covers

Whether you are covering a plate of leftovers, keeping a salad fresh, or taking a veggie tray to party, CoverMate has you covered. New CoverMate stretch-to-fit food covers provide a quick and easy way to cover all plates, bowls and containers. CoverMate comes in 2 different variety packs:

8-count - Includes 8 food covers in 3 popular sizes for more convenience – 1 small, 4 mediums and 3 larges.

10-count – Includes 10 food covers in 4 popular sizes for more convenience – 4 medium, 4 large, 2 XL and 1 small bonus.

These arrived just in time for our Thanksgiving dinner and I don’t know what I would’ve done without them! Actually I do…I would’ve wasted tons of food and had a lot more dishes in my sink! It was so nice to just throw these easy-to-use covers over all of our overfull bowls and plates! These would make a great gift for mom, saving her time, dishes and money. Click the Where To Buy section to find CoverMate in a store near you and click here to get a FREE coupon! 

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3 -  DaVinci Beads Toggle Bracelet

With DaVinci Beads you can put together a collection of jewelry that is truly unique and captivating. The concept of beads as charms has caught the attention of many fashion conscious women, and the versatility of this type of charm bracelet is truly amazing. With over 500 beads to choose from, you can create custom jewelry to match your style, your personality, your passions, and celebrate your life. DaVinci Beads jewelry is interchangeable, use the same beads on a DaVinci Bracelet one day and switch them to your necklace, or earrings the next day. DaVinci Beads makes a perfect gift, and will be the kind of gift that keeps on giving, as you can buy new beads for every holiday and celebration. DaVinci Beads and bracelets can be purchased on the Coppins Gifts website. The beads start at $6.99 and the bracelets start at $9.99.

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4 – Reverse Charades “Girls Night Out” Edition

Reverse Charades: Girls’ Night In Edition, an expansion pack for Reverse Charades, consists of 220 cards that feature women-themed words. Game play remains the same as in the base game, with players divided into two teams. On a turn, all but one player on a team give charades-style clues to that one person left out, and that person guesses as many words as possible in sixty seconds. After each player on both teams has had a shot at guessing (and both teams have had the same number of turns), the team with the most words guessed wins. Reverse Charades: Girls’ Night In Edition can be purchased on Amazon for around $10.

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5 - D23 Subscription

If mom is a huge Disney freak, like me, the D23 Gold Membership would make a great gift that would last the entire year! I was able to receive an issue of the D23 magazine and was super impressed. The pictures were gorgeous, the stories were interesting, and I will definitely be adding it to my collection of Disney memorabilia. A one-year D23 Gold Membership is $74.99 and includes:

  • Disney twenty-three Quarterly Publication: A one-year subscription (four issues) exclusively for D23 Gold Members to D23′s exquisite collectible magazine, filled with stunning photography, dazzling illustrations and the ultimate Disney insider perspective. It’s an all-access pass to discovering the magic of Disney’s past, present and future.
  • Membership Card and Certificate: Your gift recipient’s membership card and personalized, suitable-for-framing member certificate feature the playful duo Chip and Dale.
  • Our 2013 Annual Membership Gift – Silver D23 Pen with Walt Disney’s Signature: On October 16, 1923 Walt and Roy Disney signed a contract with film distributor Margaret J. Winkler, which marked the beginning of The Walt Disney Company. In honor of the company’s 90th anniversary and that auspicious occasion, we have crafted this stylish pen, featuring the likeness of one of Walt’s early signatures. This timeless writing instrument is constructed of a metal body that has been lacquered in satin silver and is complemented with shiny chrome accents. Also enclosed in the pen’s box is a reproduction of a document showing the signatures that appeared on the fourth and final page of the contract including Walt and Miss Winkler.  
  • Special Member Events: The opportunity for your gift recipient to attend numerous D23 Member events throughout the year.    
  • D23 Expo 2013: D23 Members receive a special discount on tickets to the Ultimate Disney Fan Event, August 9-11, 2013 at the Anaheim Convention Center.
  • Exclusive Merchandise: D23 offers its members access to exclusive merchandise and collectibles.    
  • Subscription to weekly D23 FanFare e-newsletter with breaking news, exclusive features and special offers. (You may opt out of receiving FanFare after your first e-newsletter arrives.)
  • Special promotional offers and discounts throughout the year.

A regular membership to D23 is free and includes a portion of these features. You can find out more information and sign up on the D23 website.

LIVE HAPPY MAGAZINE PREMIER ISSUE

6 – Live Happy Magazine

Live Happy is a company dedicated to promoting and sharing authentic happiness through education, integrity, gratitude and community awareness. Our mission is to impact the world through a happiness movement that inspires people to engage in living purpose-driven, healthy, meaningful lives. We’re a magazine, website, resource and movement about a timeless quest: Living a happy life.

Happiness empowers us to make a positive difference in our lives and in the lives of others. Happier people are healthier, more satisfied with life and their relationships, and they live longer. Come with us on our journey to live happy and spread that joy to our readers. Happiness is a journey anyone can take and it starts with just one step. Give the gift of happiness with a subscription to the only magazine completely dedicated to positivity. Whether it’s for a friend who is struggling, a co-worker who could use something uplifting in their life this gift will last for the entire year for just $29.95. Click Live Happy to order today!

(I know I mentioned Live Happy in my “Gifts for Teachers/Friends” list but I know my mom would LOVE this so I wanted to include it here too!)

Bakers Pack 50ml Extract, 45ml Paste and 50ml Syrup plus Recipe Booklet Oct 12

7 – Heilala Vanilla

The richest grade of Vanilla in the Asia Pacific region calls for lots of tender love and care. The most perfect and natural growing environment meant that we were off to a good start. Add to this our organic growing principles and you get vanilla grown in organic virgin soil, on coconut husk frames, hand pollinated and dried under the Pacific Sun, then stored at optimum conditions to ensure full flavour develops.  This is what gives our 100% Pure Heilala Vanilla (of the Bourban variety) its distinctive aroma, shine and plumpness! The “Baking Season Gift Box” can be purchased here for $21.95 or at your local Whole Foods Market. It includes Heilala Vanilla Extract 50ml, Heilala Vanilla Syrup 50ml, Heilala Vanilla Paste 45ml, and Recipe Booklet.

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8 - Chicken Soup for the Soul: Just Us Girls

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Just Us Girls has 101 Stories about Friendship for Women of All Ages. A woman’s friends are the family she picks for herself. Whether it’s about something funny or serious, our friends are the first ones we think to call. They are a constant source of support and encouragement. This collection of 101 touching and amusing stories celebrates all that is special about the bonds that women share with their friends — the unique spirit of female friendship. You’ll love reading and sharing these stories with your friends. Chicken Soul for the Soul: Just Us Girls can be purchased here for $14.95.

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9 – King Arthur Flour Cookie Making Kit

King Arthur Flour has everything you need to make the perfect sugar cookie! With their Vanilla Sugar Cookie Mix, White Icing Mix, Star Shaped Cookie Cutters, and Holiday Sprinkles you will have delicious, melt-in-your-mouth sugar cookies in no time! Why not put together a cookie making kit for mom to make her job a little easier? King Arthur Flour carries several different flavors of cookie mix and frosting starting at $5.95 a box. The cookie mix only needs an egg and some butter then you are ready to roll and cut! For less than $30 you can put together this kit and start baking with mom this Christmas! King Arthur Flour products can be purchased on their website or at select specialty food stores.

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10 – doTERRA Essential Oils

dōTERRA Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade (CPTG™) essential oils represent the safest, purest, and most beneficial essential oils available today. They are gently and skillfully distilled from plants that have been patiently harvested at the perfect moment by experienced growers from around the world for ideal extract composition and efficacy. Experienced essential oil users will immediately recognize dōTERRA’s superior quality standard for naturally safe, purely effective therapeutic-grade essential oils.   Check out their Facebook page and website for more information about how these Essential Oils can help you! These would make a great gift for mom this holiday season!   This set can be purchased for $26.67 on the dōTERRA website.  

 

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Disclosure – Per FTC Regulations, I am disclosing that I received a few of the items mentioned here, free of charge, for my holiday gift guide. I was in no other way compensated for my review. The views expressed above are my own, honest opinions and any claims should be verified on the sponsor’s site.

© 2013, Ashleigh Vilardi. All rights reserved.

8 Responses to **DAY 14** 10 Memorable Gifts For Mom + Giveaway

  1. Heather B says:

    I would like to read Chicken Soup for the Soul: Raising Kids on the Spectrum

  2. Helen says:

    Chicken Soup for the Soul: Miraculous Messages from Heaven

  3. heather says:

    I went to their site and I would also love Chicken Soup – The Dating Game.

  4. Barbara Blanton says:

    I would love to have Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Multitasking Mom’s Survival Guide

  5. Ashley Fryer says:

    I like Chicken Soup for the Soul: Think Positive Kids

  6. kathy dalton says:

    id like to read Billy Graham and me

  7. Sherri J says:

    I would like Chicken Soup for the Soul: From Lemons to Lemonade

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