For Mother’s Day, you could go with flowers, buy a box of chocolates, or online shop for the perfect gift. But that would require forethought and money. If you want something that hits the perfect balance of cheap and meaningful, your best bet is to go homemade. Here are our favorite, most mom-appropriate edible gifts, from homemade truffles to meringue-filled doughnuts.
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