Here are some things we’ve been reading around the web this week. Hope you like them too.
Happy Cinco de Mayo! Check out this video with the easiest recipes ever for your fiesta (plus a genius tip to keep guac from turning brown).
So many Mother’s Day ideas, with only a week left! Don’t miss:
–Fabulous gift ideas from a new mom for other new moms on their first Mother’s Day
–Fierce feminist Mother’s Day gifts for empowered moms
–13 fantastic Mother’s Day gifts all under $20 that don’t feel cheap at all
–10 cool Mother’s Day gifts for any mom with a smartphone or tablet. (Hi! All of us!)
We hope you’ll check out these gorgeous, affordable earrings for a special Mother’s Day gift. We not only scored you an amazing discount from our partner Guilded Grey, but we worked with them to donate $10 from every purchase to one of our favorite charities that supports babies and US families.
Another great deal for Mother’s Day: I Am Elemental Superhero figures 20% off with code SUPERMOM. (Love the “Courage” figure.)
There’s still time to order some of these personalized Mother’s Day keepsake gifts
These hilarious Mother’s Day cards have us laughing til we pee. (Which is actually pretty easy postpartum.)
Peter Pan gets a feminist twist in PANS, a film by author, mom blogger + CMP friend Rebecca Woolf. (Plus, it stars Sydney Park from Walking Dead!) Support it now on Kickstarter.
Another project we’re excited to support: Season 2 of Creative Thursday, the Show by Etsy star Marisa Anne Cummings. Inspiration galore for makers, creators, and creative people of all kinds.
Gabourey Sidibe’s new memoir looks like a perfect book for our girls — and for us.
Handmaid’s Tale was renewed for a second season. (If we can handle it.)
Adorable pom pom Mother’s Day craft! Find the instructions at Marla Meredith.
The story that will make your day. Tissues optional…but recommended
We admit it: We can’t help but gawk at photos of Princess Charlotte’s birthday party.