10 Ways to Treat Yourself on Mother's Day

That Purse

Not every woman goes gaga for accessories. Some care not a whit for purses -- or scarves or earrings or fine, metallic-leather belts that go with absolutely everything.

And some women do. If you're one that cares, and you typically practice restraint because, well, who has disposable income these days, give yourself a little break for Mother's Day and grab some instant fashion gratification.

Don't go into debt to do it, of course. But if there's something you've had your eye on, and it's within reach, treat yourself. Something like a handbag can give you pleasure every day until you get to splurge again, which might not be until next May. So make it count.

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