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Mother's Day Gift Guide - Hot & Sour Blog: The Adventures Of A Chinese-American Family | 9thwaveapparel

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Mother's Day Gift Guide - Hot & Sour Blog: The Adventures Of A Chinese-American Family | 9thwaveapparel

Mother’s Day is such a well-deserved holiday for the hardworking moms who take care of their families every single day. Even if you are a mom, you still have a mom or grandma or mother figure who deserves to be recognized. But moms are so different and so hard to shop for! I have put together some suggestions for different kinds of moms and products that can fit different kinds of budgets, so you are sure to find something that works for the extraordinary mom in your life.

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Free Printable: Working Mom Planner! Hot & Sour Blog: The Adventures Of A Chinese-American Blog | 9thwaveapparel

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Free Printable: Working Mom Planner! Hot & Sour Blog: The Adventures Of A Chinese-American Blog | 9thwaveapparel

I’m so excited to share with you a free planner that I have designed, with working moms in mind.

There are lots of resources for stay-at-home moms and moms in general, but I found very little geared specifically towards working moms. There’s a lot of us out there, and we need all the help we can get!

I tried to think about all of the things I would want in a planner, to keep track of the everyday craziness in my life, so this is what I created for all of you!

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Mother's Day Sale | 9thWaveApparel

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Mother's Day Sale | 9thWaveApparel

Shop Shirts, Jeans, Shoes, Leggings, Accessories, Tech Accessories and more at www.9thwaveapparel.com. Click and Save 40% Off Of Orders Using Promo Code: MOTHERSDAY 

Join Us In Celebrating Mother's Day Save 40% Using Promo Code: MOTHERSDAY

Are you ready for Mothers Day?

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Best Cruelty-Free Drugstore Beauty Dupes - Hot & Sour Blog: The Adventures Of A Chinese-American Family | 9thwaveapparel

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Best Cruelty-Free Drugstore Beauty Dupes - Hot & Sour Blog: The Adventures Of A Chinese-American Family | 9thwaveapparel

Looking polished and put together does NOT have to break the bank. There are so many budget-friendly makeup products available that are surprisingly high quality. However, choosing to only buy from vegan makeup brands can prove to be an additional challenge. Most brands that test on animals are cheaper drugstore brands, so it can be hard to find products that work well AND are cruelty-free.

Here are the products that I have found that meet all of these criteria.

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Mommin' Ain't Easy: Five Confessions Of A Real Life Mom - Hot & Sour Blog: The Adventures Of A Chinese- American Family | 9thwaveapparel

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Mommin' Ain't Easy: Five Confessions Of A Real Life Mom - Hot & Sour Blog: The Adventures Of A Chinese- American Family | 9thwaveapparel

Guest post by Brynn Burger of The Mama On The Rocks

Let’s be real, we all make mistakes. I don’t care if your last child birthday party would have qualified you for Mom of the Year at the Pinterest Party-Throwing Awards. You have done something in your career of mothering that made you shake your head at yourself and look around to check no one noticed.

I do those kinds of things every single day, it seems.

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