Mother’s Day is this Sunday and it’s not all about expensive perfumes and fancy bouquets of flowers. Mother’s Day is about spending quality time together and making it the one special day of the year that is all about her. Here are a few unique and memorable ideas to make Mother’s day 2017 one to remember:
Plant a tree: Rather than giving your mum flowers that will die in a few days, an idea would be to plant a tree together. You both can share the memory of choosing the place to plant it, plant it together and watch it grow.
Cook a meal: An idea this mother’s day is to cook her favourite foods. You can even make it a bonding session, whilst your mum can sit down with a glass of wine, you can cook up a storm in the kitchen.
Do the gardening for her: A nice way to help your mum and show you care is by helping her with her chores. Whether you mow, clean out the gutters, wash the windows, or plant a few pots, there is always something that can be done to her save time and money.
Put it on paper: Why not hand-make a card or poem for your mum this mother’s day. You can write whatever you like and she is guaranteed to appreciate the heartfelt gesture.
Make her a playlist: Making a playlist of your mum’s favourite songs could be another way of making this mother’s day memorable. You can add all her favourite songs; whether it is her old classics or songs you have listened to together. She can play this all year long to remind her of you whenever she is in her car.
Movie marathon: Bad weather this mother’s day? Fear not, as a movie marathon is a perfect way to let your mum relax and enjoy a girly day together. Why not put on all the best chick flicks and rom-coms for a day full of food and films.
Family photo shoot: Planning a photo shoot for the whole family, or even just of you and your mum makes a fun day out for everyone and capturing happiness is all your mum could want as a gift on mother’s day.