Here are some links we’ve liked reading around the web this week. Hope you like them too!
Have you visited our 2016 Mother’s Day gift guide yet? Check out our ideas for:
–18 handmade Mother’s Day gifts from the kids (printable crown, above, via Mr. Printables)
–the coolest affordable keepsake jewelry for moms
–cool, creative custom Mother’s Day gifts
–The coolest gifts for the coolest grandmas
–9 gorgeous homemade food gifts for Mother’s Day
–6 beautiful lockets for Mom
…with more to come!
How we can help you win a $2500 giveaway to Land of Nod. And it’s easy. Whoo!
Our own Liz Gumbinner talks to the TODAY Show about controversial parenting topics.
(Solidarity with Chrissy Tiegan!)
Fun free printable Mother’s Day cards for strong women, inspired by Shonda Rhimes.
An awesome free app to help make meal planning a snap.
We love dads too, of course, like this fantastic little astronaut photography project by Aaron Sheldon (at top) detailing his four-year old son exploring his world in a space suit. (via Swiss Miss)
Also, a photography exhibit about smart, funny, empowered tween girls.
How to explain mansplaining. (Well, actually…)
How great is this Mother’s Day printable from Real Simple? (But do we only get to check one in each column?)
Every kid is unique, but should they all have unusual names?
We mentioned the girl who got accepted into all 8 Ivy League schools, and here’s one of her admission essays. Wow.
We’re currently at the fantastic Mom 2.0 summit, and guess which cool celebrity mom we met yesterday? And guess which other cool celebrity mom we met? (And yes, they’re both phenomenal women and moms! Not surprised at all.)