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Taking Care of Yourself on Mother’s Day and Every Day

Taking Care of Yourself on Mother’s Day and Every Day
Let’s face it: moms usually put themselves last. They think about their needs after they’ve met their kids’, partners’, and co-workers’ needs. We get it. Some of us at Flora are moms, too, and we’ve done the same thing. But we’d like to introduce a radical idea. (Drumroll, please.) Moms, you are the star of your own life, and you deserve to prioritize your own wellness. That means self-care is an ongoing need, not just a bubble bath on Moth...

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Keep Calm and Call Your Mom

Keep Calm and Call Your Mom
Of all the Hallmark holidays, I think most would agree that Mother's Day is one of the most deserving. Move over National Donut Day, I have more memories of mom making kick-ass pancakes with warm maple syrup, that both warm the tummy and heart. Think about it, when someone makes it on TV, who do they give a shout out to? “Hi mom!” When we are sick, the first person we want is mommy. And who’s the second most important person to a woman in the deliv...

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Fuel Yourself For ‘The Mother of All Jobs’ With EFAs

Fuel Yourself For ‘The Mother of All Jobs’ With EFAs
Do you recall that #WorldsToughestJob video, where they interviewed for a fake job? Interviewees were stunned by demands for broad skills, unusual dedication, and an increased workload around the holidays…with no rest or pay! The fake interview was actually an award-winning American Greetings ad, and the job, of course, was motherhood! I say “of course”, because although the ad was exaggerated, even frustrating in its portrayal of motherhood, it’s ...

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Gifts for Mom that Keep on Giving

Gifts for Mom that Keep on Giving
While there’s one official day to celebrate moms, this recognition, appreciation, and love ought to carry over throughout the year. What can you do to help make this happen? We’ve rounded up some key self-care items, formulated specifically with women in mind, to help the moms in your life feel loved and cherished every day. This Mother’s Day, give the gift of... ...sweetness. A mother’s affection ought to be rewarded with something equally sweet—M...

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