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Unique Mother’s Day gifts for every mom in your life, from wine moms to Mothers of Dragons

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She’s not like a regular mom, she’s a cool mom

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The mother of dragons counts as a mom!!

Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 12 this year, which means you’ve got less than two weeks left to buy a thoughtful gift for the moms in your life. Sure, there’s nothing wrong with falling back on one of your old staples — who doesn’t like a nice candle? — but if you really want to one-up your siblings, we’ve got some better ideas.

Whether you’re shopping for your own mom, the mother of your children, or another maternal figure in your life, skip the trip to Bath and Body Works and try one of these unique and geeky suggestions instead.

For the nostalgic mom

For the kawaii mom

For the mom who loves astrology

For the mom who’s obsessed with Game of Thrones

For the dog or cat mom

For the superhero mom

For the old school Nintendo fan mom

For the FaceTime mom

Echo Show

  • $230

Prices taken at time of publishing.

Amazon’s Echo Show has a screen that will let mom video chat directly from the smart home device, which means no more weird phone angles as she FaceTimes you while she’s making dinner.

For the (nerdy) wine mom

For the new mom