Web Coolness – Mother’s Day ideas, a hilarious family video, and Kindiefest!

Here are some of our favorite links from around the web this week. We hope you like them too. And boy, there are a lot this week!


Silhouettes

A striking and inexpensive DIY silhouette tutorial in time for Mother’s Day.


We’ve got 5 sweet Mother’s Day gifts for geeky moms, plus even more picks in our new Mother’s Day Gift Guide. (Have you entered the awesome giveaway yet?)


NYC area moms: Grab the kids and head over to Kindiefest on Sunday for a great lineup of kid-friendly music in Brooklyn that you’ll like too.

SF area moms: Over Mother’s Day weekend, don’t miss the International Museum of Women’s special pop-up art event, Making Mothers Visible San Francisco


Alpha Mom is making us smarter by reminding us of 7 Mnemonics Every Parents Should Know


Get crafty with Parenting’s pretty (and easy!) spring craft projects for the kids


A touching story from one mom about being put on a diet as a child and how that affected her entire young life.

Love Wild Olive’s free printable speech Bubble Notecards for little gifts.


What colors are they wearing in Milan, Paris or Antwerp? Check out this cool Color Forecast by Pimkie program. (h/t Design Mom)

She’s the “Caine’s Arcade” of prom dresses: Maura Pozek’s upcycled creations.

Anyone else miss cool home-decor magazine Domino when it ceased publishing? Get ready to cheer for some new special issues of Domino magazine featuring old-and-new content, on newsstands now.

Macy’s is honoring mothers with their Thank-a-Mom Movement: Send a free ecard from their special Facebook page, and Macy’s will donate up to $400,000 to some amazing charities.


Must-watch video of kids joining a dad in a round of Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody on their way to school. 


Pinterest board of the week: Get ready for next weekend with fun, colorful, and delicious picks on Michelle DuPuis’ Cinqo de Mayo board

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