Mother’s Day is all about appreciating mothers and their immense
contributions to our lives. While it is necessary to show love and compassion
every day, doing something special on Mother’s Day is that extra
touch that will make the day even more memorable. I’m sure your
kids are preparing something for you, too. Why not join forces and prepare
something for your mum – their grandmother?
There is no shortage of Mother’s
Day gift ideas to choose from. Some of them are DIY projects that
are fun to do with the kids. These ideas are what we are going to be
focusing on in this article.
A Personalised Bouquet
A fresh bouquet of flower is one of the classic Mother’s Day gift
ideas that work every time. You can pick up a dozen roses and a variety
of other flowers to create a gorgeous bouquet. This year, do something
more special and have your children make their own ornaments, ribbons
and other additions to make the bouquet prettier.
You can find an old glass bottle and turn it into a beautiful vase.
Use some oil paint and glitter, and simply let the kids have fun with
the bottle. Let them leave hand prints or draw things on the bottle.
Before you know it, you will have a beautiful, truly unique vase for
the flowers. You can always grab pre-made bouquets of flowers or arrange
one yourself for an affordable price.
A Memorable Night Out
When was the last time the entire family spent the evening together?
A simple night together, having dinner and sharing a movie to watch,
is often all that your mum wants for Mother’s Day. Seeing the
entire family together is incredibly heart-warming. On top of that,
you can organise some fun games or activities that the entire family
Alternatively, you can also get the kids busy – or book a sitter
for the night – and have the evening just to yourself; you and
your mom. Make sure the children say hi to their grandmother at the
beginning of the evening. Since you’re spending the night together,
you can choose a more serious movie while reminiscing about childhood
stories or looking at old photos.
A Handmade Tote Bag
Every woman needs a good tote bag. It’s such a versatile fashion
item to have, since it is big enough to carry everyday yet still stylish
enough to match your mum’s – and your – outfit. This
year, get the kids to help you make your own tote bag for Mother’s
Day. Similar to the flower bouquet we talked about earlier, the tote
bag can be filled with personal touches that will make it that much
Personalised gift like this are the best. You’ll have a big smile
on your face the next time you hear your mum tell her friends that you
and her grandchildren made the bag for her. Mother’s Day is just
around the corner, so get started with your own project and have a special
gift for your mum in no time.