10 Ways to Treat Yourself on Mother's Day


A full day off the clock! (Starting with breakfast in bed, of course.)
A full day off the clock! (Starting with breakfast in bed, of course.)
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Oprah called it the toughest job in the world, and we think it just might be. Whether mom has a job, stays at home or does a little of both, the work is nonstop. Kids aren't known for respecting "mommy time." For little ones even the bathroom is fair game.

But then, once a year, on the second Sunday in May, if she's lucky enough to have a willing partner and/or children on the mature side, mom may just get an entire day off the clock. A full morning of sleep. Twenty-four hours of pure, unadulterated Me Time.

Happy Mother's Day. It's time to treat yourself.

Here, 10 ways to spend that unadulterated Me Time that might be enough to get you through an entire year without locking yourself in the bathroom just to get a minute of peace. Some of them actually include your family.

We'll begin with one of those. It's a Mother's Day staple we've come to know and love …

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