As Mother's Day approaches, Illinois and Wisconsin moms have spoken up about what they truly want this year—and it's not the usual lineup of scented candles, floral arrangements, or a sentimental card.

Being a mom is the hardest job in the world.  So, of course we want to show our appreciation and love for the strong women in our lives!  Sometimes it's just really difficult to give the perfect gift.

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You've gone through flowers, chocolates, a spa day coupon, movie tickets, and the "super mom" card already.  Now you're stumped.

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What else could you possibly give the mom that means the absolute world to you?  Sometimes, it's not a material gift moms want at all.

Here's What Illinois & Wisconsin Moms Actually Want For Mother’s Day

I'll make it easy for you.  The most ideal gift moms in Illinois and Wisconsin would love to receive this year is a peaceful and undisturbed nap.

In 18 US states, a nap was voted by moms as the gift they want most. Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and Wisconsin moms all voted a nap as their ideal gift. Michigan moms, who are known for visiting the best MI online casino site, also chose naps. Proving that midwestern moms really need to get some sleep. [time2play]

Maybe make a tie knot blanket or throw in a small blanket from her favorite store to add to the amazing nap she's about to take!


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If you end up just getting flowers, make sure to check out these awesome local flower shops in the Rockford and surrounding areas so you don't risk online shops not delivering on time!

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