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    37 Mother's Day Gifts From Indigo That'll Make Them Say, "This Is Why You're My Favourite Child"

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    1. A five-minute journal, if they have trouble holding onto memories, but don't have the time or energy to start their own DIY journal. It has quick prompts for every day, so they won't have to fuss over what to write about before putting pen to paper.

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    Get it from Indigo for $26.95. Available in two colours.

    2. A lavender-growing kit that'll help them develop a green thumb without committing to an entire garden of projects. All they'll need to do is add water and find a sunny spot for it to sit (yes, it's that easy).

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    Get it from Indigo for $12.

    3. A hot air popcorn maker that'll help them craft the perfect movie theatre snack with the touch of a button. It comes with a measuring cup that doubles as a butter melting tray, so their topping will be ready right when their kernels are.

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    It can make up to 16 cups of popcorn in a single session.

    Get it from Indigo for $39.50. Available in three colours.

    4. A lightweight robe that they can wear in the boudoir or at the beach (it works for both!). It's outfitted with on-seam pockets, so they'll have a place to stash their phone or sunglasses.

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    Get it from Indigo for $59.50. Available in sizes S/M—M/L.

    5. A pair of socks and a mug that's perfect for any mama who likes to cozy up on the couch with a cup of tea. Go ahead and pair it with a bestselling book to give them the lazy Sunday morning of their dreams.

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    Get it from Indigo for $19.50. Available in two colours.

    6. A cross-stitching kit that'll help them create some beautiful new artwork with their own two hands. It's suitable for beginners, so they won't even need to be a seasoned pro with a needle and thread to get the job done.

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    It comes with a hoop, fabric, thread, needles, and instructions (so they won't need to purchase any extras).

    Get it from Indigo for $49.95. Available in three styles.

    7. A clip-on book light, if they're a night owl who does their best reading after the sun goes down. The flexible neck will allow them to bend it to hit their page at just the right angle.

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    Get it from Indigo for $24. Available in two colours.

    8. A cushy yoga mat that's super grippy, so they won't slide around when transitioning from a plank to a downward dog. It's designed to stop sweat from pooling up, meaning they won't be stuck working out in a puddle.

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    I have one of these and it is my favourite yoga mat in my collection. I got it because my yoga studio uses them as rental mats and I fell in love after one practice. It's super grippy, saving me from falling over during transitions, and I love how it brightens up my apartment, too (I own the green one).

    Get it from Indigo for $84. Available in nine colours.

    9. This braided fedora with a super-wide brim that'll get them prepared for the sunniest days. Not only is it chic as heck, but it'll save them from getting a sunburn while they're gardening or kicking back on the deck with a mojito in hand.

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    Get it from Indigo for $49.50.

    10. A mini waffle maker that can be used to make breakfast paninis, hash browns, waffles and more in the shape of a heart. No more sad cereal bars and microwave scrambled eggs for your mom.

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    It heats up in mere minutes, so they won't have to wait long for their breakfast.

    Get it from Indigo for $24.50.

    11. An energizing Province Apothecary rollerball that's filled with bergamot, geranium, frankincense, ylang ylang, and jasmine essential oils. It'll give them a little mood boost and make them smell like a million bucks.

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    Get it from Indigo for $32. Available in three scents.

    12. A Kobo eReader, so they can just download their reading material, instead of filling their home with more books. Not only is this a more eco-friendly option than a paperback, but if they have a hard time making out words, it’ll let them magnify the font and change the boldness of the text.

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    Get it from Indigo for $149.99.

    13. A minimalist laptop stand that'll keep them from slouching over their screen while they work. It folds up, so they can take it with them on all their adventures.

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    Get it from Indigo for $89.99.

    14. A pair of fizzy bath bombs that are packed with vanilla, oatmeal, coconut, and honey. They'll kick their self-care game up a notch and help them really relax.

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    Get a pack of two from Indigo for $13.50. Also available in a minty eucalyptus scent.

    15. A smartphone-controlled Ember mug that'll help keep their drink warm with the help of a free app. Now they won't be stuck sipping on tepid tea or coffee halfway through the day.

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    It has a one-hour battery life on a single charge, but they can keep it on the included charging coaster for all-day use without dying.

    Get it from Indigo for $149.95+. Available in two colours.

    16. A striped Baggu tote that's a stylish (and eco-friendly!) alternative to plastic bags. It can be folded into a tiny square for easy storage when they aren't rocking it on their shoulder.

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    Get it from Indigo for $14.50. Available in two patterns.

    17. An Endy weighted blanket that'll help them sleep like a baby (and keep them warm, too). I have one of these and it's helped with my insomnia and anxiety, making it totally worth the investment.

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    Get it from Indigo for $195.

    18. A terracotta toad house that'll encourage tailless amphibians to take up residence in their garden. It'll offer safety from predators and will look heckin' cute next to their begonias.

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    Get it from Indigo for $41.50.

    19. An extra-large floral tote bag that they can fill to the brim with essentials, so they can assume their true identity as a modern-day Mary Poppins. It secures with a tie fastener at the top, meaning they won't need to worry about stuff sneaking out.

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    Get it from Indigo for $39.50. Available in four patterns/colours.

    20. A tea timer that'll let them know exactly how long to brew their black, green, and white teas. Now they'll never be stuck drinking a watered-down Orange Pekoe or English Breakfast blend.

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    Get it from Indigo for $18.

    21. A pack of word magnets that'll help them create their daily mantras right on their fridge. The set comes with 300 words, so they can even use it to start putting together their future award-winning novel.

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    Get it from Indigo for $13.50.

    22. A portable beach tent that'll shield them from the sun when they're relaxing in the sand (or in the backyard). It folds into a portable pouch, making it easy to tote from place to place.

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    Get it from Indigo for $59.50. Available in three patterns.

    23. A 500-piece botanical puzzle that'll give them something to do besides binge-watch shows on Netflix. Not only will it pry their eyes away from screens for a hot sec, but it'll leave them with some beautiful new artwork to display (don't forget to grab them a tub of puzzle-saver, too).

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    Get it from Indigo for $21.99. Available in four designs.

    24. A Pixie Mood jewellery case that'll keep their baubles from getting tangled. It has hooks for their bracelets and necklaces, snaps closures for rings, and a perforated strip that they can punch their earrings through.

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    Get it from Indigo for $57. Available in two colours.

    25. A deck of yoga cards that are designed for beginners and will help them learn the art of simple stretches. They include pictures and detailed instructions, so they won't accidentally injure themself trying to find their way into a pose.

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    Get it from Indigo for $15.

    26. A gardening journal that'll help them keep track of every seed and sprout they sow. It covers ten years, they can monitor how their crops grow over a longer stretch of time than a traditional journal.

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    Get it from Indigo for $40.

    27. A portable wine glass holder that'll stick right to the wall of their shower or bathtub, so your mom can enjoy a glass of vino while they exfoliate. It can suction onto almost any flat, shiny, dry surface, so they can probably find a few other creative places to use it in their home.

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    Get it from Indigo for $19.50. Available in three styles.

    28. A chic cycling helmet that folds down, so they can tuck it in their backpack when they dismount their bike. It has an aerodynamic design and is lighter than traditional bulky helmets, too.

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    Get it from Indigo for $110. Available in three colours and two sizes.

    29. A pack of jelly eye masks that are packed with retinol and collagen to depuff their under-eye area and banish dark circles. They'll also help hydrate their skin, so dryness will be a problem of the past.

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    Get a pack of five pairs from Indigo for $39.95.

    30. An herb chopper and stripper that'll make prepping their rosemary and thyme so much easier. It comes with a tiny bamboo cutting board, so they won't need to dirty their massive chopping block just to hack a few leaves off their bundle of parsley.

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    Get it from Indigo for $39.50.

    31. A microfibre hair towel and shower cap that'll help them treat their tresses right. The cap will help save their pre-styled strands from getting ruined in the shower and the towel is perfect for days when they actually want to go through the trouble of washing their mane.

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    Get it from Indigo for $15.

    32. A bread maker, because making their own loaves will save them some serious dough (and trips to the bakery). They can even delay baking time, so they can wake up to freshly-baked bread in the morning or come home to a piping hot loaf after running errands.

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    Get it from Indigo for $220.

    33. A pair of reading socks that'll save their toes from freezing off while they're maxin' and relaxin'. Unlike regular slippers, they can pull them over the ankles of their pants, so no cold air can sneak in.

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    Get them from Indigo for $24 (originally $34.50).

    34. This silky neckerchief that'll make them look like stylish version of Fred Jones (ya know, from Scooby-Doo). It'll instantly elevate any outfit, meaning they can rock it with jeans and a top or something a lil' fancier.

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    Get it from Indigo for $22.50. Available in two colours.

    35. A pair of weighted Bala bands, if your mom has been working on their fitness. Because they can be strapped to wrists or ankles, they won’t have to cling to them with sweaty palms (like they would with regular free weights).

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    Get the one-pound weights from Indigo for $65. Also available in a two-pound version. Available in eight colours.

    36. A sleek grow light that'll brighten up any dark corner or cranny in their home, making it ready for indoor gardening. They can even connect it to a free app to control their lighting situation from afar and set up a schedule for their plant babies.

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    Get it from Indigo for $180.

    37. And finally, a personal humidifier that'll make their space feel less like the Sahara. Instead of filling the base with water, they can plug any old plastic water bottle into the top. Now they won't feel bad about having a few single-use ones lying around their house, because this baby will give them a second life.

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    Get it from Indigo for $32.99.

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