Mother’s Day is an important day of the year for both mothers and children. On Mother’s Day, we celebrate mom and everything that she has done for us. For as much as she does, celebrating her on Mother’s Day is something that can’t be missed.
In addition to showing mom the love and respect she deserves every day, here are a few ways to celebrate mom this Mother’s Day.
- Give mom a bouquet of beautiful flowers.
Bring mom a bouquet of her favorite flowers.
- Plan a weekend getaway.
Give mom a small vacation and plan a weekend getaway for her. Take her to her favorite place so she can partake in her favorite activities or go somewhere new that both of you can experience together.
- Set up a picnic in the backyard with friends and family.
Create a beautiful space outside for mom and bring the family together for a fun picnic in the backyard. Guests can bring their own dish so that mom doesn’t have to do any cleanup.
- Give her a spa day.
Set up a spa day for mom so she can spend the day relaxing and getting pampered. You can take her to her favorite spa or get the kids together to create an at-home spa for mom.
- Bring her a flower or plant.
If she loves gardening and beautifying her yard, you can bring her a new flowering plant or bush to add to her collection. If she doesn’t have a garden, you can bring her a plant for inside the home. Mums are one of the most popular plants to give mom.
- Write her a special message on the sidewalk or her driveway.
This is a fun opportunity for kids to show mom how much they care. Kids can get creative and draw some pictures for mom with sidewalk chalk either on the driveway or the sidewalk.
- Help mom learn something new.
If there is a hobby that she has been interested in or a new skill that she wants to learn, make it a special occasion, and learn it with her. This can make for a fun memorable day that both of you will always remember and look back on.
- Write mom a special thank you letter.
No matter what age you are, you can write mom a letter thanking her for everything she has done and what she means to you. Fill it with good memories and how she has made you the person you are today.
- Create a memento box for her.
If your mom is sentimental and has collected pictures and other mementos throughout the years, organize them and put them into a personalized memento box as a gift to her.
- Make a scrapbook.
Take all of your pictures collected throughout the year and make mom a special scrapbook filled with memories that have been made over the years. This is another fun project that the kids can help you make.
- Serve her breakfast in bed.
Let mom have a little extra rest in the morning and the day off by serving her breakfast in bed. You can create a menu and let her choose what she would want for breakfast or surprise her by making her favorite breakfast meal.
- Watch a mother-daughter or mother-son movie together.
If you want to stay home and let mom spend the day relaxing, cozy up with her on the couch and create a movie marathon day. You can spend the day watching movies that celebrate mom or just pick a few of her favorite movies to watch. Don’t forget the movie snacks, popcorn, and the drinks!
- Take her out to lunch or brunch.
Another great way to celebrate mom is to take her out for lunch or a delicious brunch. You can take her to her favorite restaurant or try a new local spot that she has never been before.
- Attend a wine tasting.
If mom enjoys a delicious glass of wine, pack up the car and spend the day at a wine tasting in the area.
- Wash and detail her car.
Who doesn’t love a nice freshly cleaned car? Give mom something special on Mother’s Day and take her car to get detailed and washed or you can do it on your own.
- Throw her a surprise party.
Invite friends and family over for a surprise party and create a memorable experience for mom.
- Take a class together.
No matter what mom enjoys doing, you can often find a class for it. If you are not able to get out to take a class, many programs now offer online classes you can take part in. One example of a class that you can take together is a cooking class.
Make your mom feel extra special this mother’s day. If you’re looking for other ways to surprise mom, check out these eight unique ways you can do so.