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Graduation is happening: Here are special gift ideas for the Class of 2021

Members of the Class of 2021 will soon be accepting their diploma as friends and family cheer on, in person or virtually. Although the coronavirus pandemic has changed commencement ceremonies, this remains true: There’s a lot to celebrate.

High school and college seniors had to stay on track despite every expectation being upended or at least altered during a global health crisis and its economic impact.

Graduation announcements acknowledge “the good, bad, challenging and unexpected” faced by young adults.

Stationery company Minted has artist-designed announcement cards that also read “Stronger for this” and “So this gal’s [or guy’s] still

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Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift Ideas From Casio

DOVER, N.J., May 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Mother’s Day is around the corner and between the challenge of finding a gift and making sure mom feels appreciated, the pressure is on to be both thoughtful and unique, just like mom. Casio America Inc. offers a wide portfolio of timepieces that will impress every mother figure in your life. From analog dials and polished finishes to durable cases and trendy colorways, Casio has a stylish and functional watch that will make a perfect gift for mom, so you can focus on celebrating.  

For the Minimalist
For the moms that are

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25 Vegan Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For Every Kind of Mom

After the year we’ve had, moms deserve something extra special on their dedicated day. Whether your present is for your own mom, your partner, a best friend, or a brand-new mama, this list has a little something for every type of mother at every price point (though really, this is the year to splurge a little). To say thank you for all the home-cooked meals, endless hours of quarantined entertainment, and “it’s going to be okay” hugs, here are 25 gifts for vegan and veg-curious super moms. 

1. The VegNews Guide to Being a Fabulous Vegan + pink doughnuts

Does

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas – Mpls.St.Paul Magazine

Need a card? Here are four local ones:

  • Who’s mom wouldn’t be delighted by the cute illustrations of MNiCards? mni-cards.com
  • Bench Pressed, a mom and pop letterpress and design studio in Minneapolis, has both a traditional card and one for grieving mothers, recognizing the holiday can evoke complicated emotions. benchpressed.net
  • We love Bruno Press, a woman-owned printmaking shop based in Saint Joseph, Minn. Sometimes sassy, sometimes expressing just the right amount of affirming words, the shop offers some wonderfully fitting mom’s day cards that sum up exactly what it means to show love for the strongest
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Best Mother’s Day Gifts 2021: 11 Last-Minute Tech Gift Ideas for Mom

Enlarge / The Garmin Lily comes in six classic and sporty colorways.

Corey Gaskin / Ars Technica

While we’d never begrudge you treating your mom to flowers, chocolate, or scented candles for Mother’s Day, we at Ars always have tech on the brain, so we’d be remiss not to extol the benefits a good gadget can have on her daily life.

You’ll always know your mom’s tastes and interests better than we do, of course, but if she has room for a new piece of tech, we’ve rounded up a few useful, hassle-free, last-minute Mother’s Day gift ideas for your

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What to wear hiking this summer: 19 hot-weather outfit ideas

Take a hike. No, really!

Now that the weather has warmed up and the snow has cleared, the perfect way to get your blood pumping and enjoy some fresh air is by finding a trail and taking a stroll.

While some hike for a leisurely walk in the woods, others using hiking as a way to train their bodies and get some much-needed exercise. While some love to hike along a beach or lake, others get down and dirty in the woods, not letting mud, bristles and branches get in their way.

Because of this, there are a few ways

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