Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Sometimes shopping for Mom can be hard — maybe she's picky, maybe she insists she "doesn't need anything," but regardless, even a small surprise will make her smile. Here are ten, colorful picks for the active woman in your life. Sure to satisfy a variety of budgets, we promise that whatever you choose will be the perfect accompaniment to breakfast-in-bed.

Brought to you by Backbone Media: targeting, engaging and inspiring the active lifestyle market through public relations, social media, content creation and media planning and buying.

Stio Women’s Modis Jacket:—A lightweight, packable shell that keeps you dry in a torrential downpour, but breathes and moves with ease for comfort out on the trails. The Modis is a bright pop of color on a rainy day. $179.00

Black Diamond Sheer Lunacy Tank:— With its deep-cut back and built in sports-bra, this tank will keep you cute and comfortable during your spring adventures – from climbing to yoga, hiking and spin class. $65.00

Sperry SON-R Flex:— The SON-R Flex is a lightweight, ultra-flexible flat that offers versatility and performance in a compact design. It’s perfect for an on-the-go lifestyle -- wear it for beach yoga, SUP yoga or even perusing the farmer’s market. $75.00

POC Octal Raceday Helmet - The award-winning Octal helmet offers optimal ventilation, comfort and weighs less than 200 grams.  The Octal provides coverage and  protection for the temples and back of the head, and the EPS liner is strategically thicker in the most exposed areas. Good for a short jaunt, or a longer road ride. $240.00 

Revo Windspeed – Timeless, classic and confident, the Windspeed boasts streamlined design with a slick aerodynamic appearance. Perfect for days on the water, ball games, or just errands around town. Authentic Revo prescription lens option available; comes in a variety of frame and lens colors. $199.00

Smartwool PhD Run Light Elite Micro Sock:— You might think wool is too hot for a running sock, but Smartwool’s new PhD line has utilized the breathability of wool to make a sock that will keep you dry and cool. Made with 200-needle construction, with mesh ventilation zones designed specifically for female runners, this sock provides optimum temperature regulation and moisture management. This will surely to be her new favorite sock. $17.95

Klean Kanteen Insulated 12oz:— Keep your almond-milk latte hot all morning with this stylish to-go mug. Double-walled vacuum insulation keeps contents at stable temperatures: up to six hours for hot stuff and more than 24 for iced drinks. Made from BPA-free stainless steel, cleaning takes just a quick scrub with warm, soapy water. $28.95

Toad & CO Petrograph Tote— Big enough to hold the day’s necessities, plus everything you pick up along the way. Small outer packet holds the essentials so you won’t scramble to find your keys. Made of cotton, the Petrograph Tote is low-maintenance and stylish: the perfect bag for summer. $44.00

Sage GRACE Outfit — Does your mom love helping out good causes? Get her the GRACE outfit from Sage. A portion of the proceeds ($50) benefits Casting For Recovery: dedicated to giving women vital tools to overcome the challenges of breast cancer. This fast-action outfit comes entirely in pink, with a 3200 series reel and RIO Gold line — a stylish way to spend the day on the water. $795.00

Hoka One One Bondi 4— The Bondi 4 provides a smooth, cushioned ride that is revered for its balance and simplicity. While primarily designed for running on hard, man-made surfaces, the Bondi 4 has just enough traction to play on light trails, too. $150.00