Mother’s Day is a great opportunity to celebrate our fantastic mums. It’s a lovely chance to say thank you for all the brilliant things mums do throughout the year and show appreciation for all their efforts and care.
The best Mother’s Days are all about the personal touch, from homemade cards, dodgy breakfasts in bed to having a family day out that she’ll enjoy.
Here are some tips to make it one to remember.
Homemade Mother’s Day gift ideas
There’s nothing better than a gift made specially for us, by someone we love. Mother’s Day is the perfect time for little people to get creative and make a unique gift for their special mums.
Here are some easy and effective homemade gift ideas kids will love to make, and mums will love to receive:
Exfoliating lip scrub
This couldn’t be easier, and with just 4 ingredients this is pretty faff free and easy for children to make. Just melt 3 tablespoons of coconut oil and combine with 3 tablespoons of brown sugar, 4 ½ teaspoons of hone and 2 ¼ teaspoons of vanilla. Pop into a pretty jar and leave to set. Get the full instructions.
Why I love you message surprises
This will bring a tear to every mum! Create your own personal messages and wrap them in delightful boxes for her to discover. All you need is Colored Card Stock, Striped Straws, Printable Template and a Glue Stick. Get the full instructions.
Egg box bouquet
Say it with flowers that’ll last! This is a great idea that’s not only eco-friendly, but also fun for kids to do, and lovely for mum to look at! All you’ll need is an old tin can, egg boxes, lollipop sticks, buttons, pipe cleaners, ribbon, shredded paper, paints and glue. Get the full instructions.
Mother’s Day activities
For mum’s who love a bit nature, a day at Morden Hall Park National Trust in London could be just the ticket! Not only will you get to explore this lovely site, but the kids can also make a special present for her. Find out more here.
A change is as good as a rest. Why not head over to Norfolk for a grand day out? From shopping markets, to national parks to family theatre shows, there’s no shortage of options. Just take look at what’s on in Norfolk this weekend – and even get some great deals!
Enjoy family rides, activities and adventures at Gullivers Theme Parks in the UK. What’s more, mum’s go free this weekend with another fee paying adult.
Who doesn’t love an afternoon tea? This is an option that all the generations will enjoy. Throw in a prosecco and mum’ll be super happy! There are loads of great local options around the country. Here are some fun suggestions: