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The Scary Mommy Shop Mother’s Day Gift Guide: Great Gifts Under $25

Great gifts that won’t cost a mint

Mother’s Day is not exactly a holiday that sneaks up on you. The minute those Easter decorations get pulled down, we’re bombarded with motherly messaging from every side. Still, if you didn’t have the foresight to save your latte money to invest in the perfect gift, we’ve got your back.

You might be on a budget, but the mom you’re shopping for doesn’t need to know that. Here are our top picks for presents that say “classy” but stay “frugal.” Any mom would be proud.

Megan Phillips Collection: Ok Lady, I Love You Bye Bye tote bag

Let her save those reusable supermarket bags for ACTUAL trips to the supermarket, and use this cute tote bag to schlep daily essentials around. It’s big enough to hold a laptop, camera, lunch, change of clothes, books, wallet, hairbrush, groceries, and all the other things us ladies need to get through the day.

Scary Mommy: One Strong Mother hand stamped keychain

Remind her who’s boss with a brass keychain that inspires her every day. Not as intimidating as brass knuckles maybe, but it gets the job done.

Scary Mommy: Hopes & Dreams notebook

Whether she’s jotting down ACTUAL hopes and dreams or planning world domination while sipping a coffee in Starbucks, she’ll enjoy this tongue-in-cheek notebook. Even evil plans should be organized.

Chez Gagné: One Hot Momma Rocks Glass

Make her next cocktail more memorable with this gold foil rocks glass. New drinking game: do a shot for every dirty diaper. She’ll be wasted by noon.

Honey Belle: ‘sweet jasmine’ loofah soap

Even sensitive moms can use this natural, unbleached, eco-friendly loofah sponge. It gently exfoliates skin while keeping you moisturized with coconut oil and glycerin. And you know how much moms love multitasking.

Scary Mommy: Mom AF skinny cuff

What does it mean to be “Mom AF”? Honey, if you don’t know, we can’t explain it to you. Score this cuff for the mom who never apologizes and never regrets.

Public School Paper Co.: This is My Happy Place – Art Print

Help her channel her inner Marie Kondo to create a safe space for herself. Then suggest she hang this cheery art print to remind others to stay the hell out.

Rhino Parade: “FOR MOM” pencil set

Send a not-so-subtle message of gratitude with these colorful pencils and make your mom glad she raised you right. She’ll think of you every time she scribbles a note. Write on.

Claws Out: Uterus hot pink nail polish

The perfect gift for any womb-mate who loves getting nailed (mic drop). Seriously though, this pretty pink polish is the perfect gift for sassy moms with style.

Scary Mommy: Was Cool Once tank

Been there, done that, got the t-shirt. For a mom who’s not afraid to move on from her glory days — or at least wants to remind the world they happened in the first place.