Mother's Day 2019 is on May 12th this year and you're probably starting to wonder what you'll get her this time. Flowers? Chocolate? A No.1 Mum mug? Finding a unique Mother's Day gift is actually really hard...what do you get someone who does it all, everyday? A mug just doesn't seem like enough. So here are our top 5 Mother's Day gift ideas that will show mum that you genuinely appreciate her and spent some time thinking about what she really needs.
1. Time with the family
One of the things mums want the most is to spend time with their family without having to do housework at the same time. Organise for a Mother's Day where all the meals, washing and housework are taken care of so mum can just hang out with the family without interruption. Being in the moment and creating beautiful memories are priceless.
2. Time to herself
Second to time with the family is time to herself. It sounds cliche but this is something mums truly crave. Between the everyday errands, work and running a household, mums get less time than ever to just reset. Whether it's time alone in the house or time at a day spa, gift mum some uninterrupted me-time and she'll love you for it. And no, it doesn't have to be on Mother's Day!
3. A sleep-in
This is a no-brainer. But we've included it because most people don't think about it. When was the last time mum got to lie in bed until she was ready to get up? No kids to wake up to, no breakfast to sort and no overnight nappies to change...this Mother's Day, let mum sleep in until she's actually ready to get out of bed. Then have breakfast and a smiling family waiting for her. It will be totally worth it and costs nothing!
4. A little spoiling
Although all mums really want is the above three things, it's always nice to wake up to a little surprise gift. We recommend getting her something that's just about her and no one else. Use this gift to remind her how loved, beautiful and strong she is...and that your appreciation for her goes beyond Mother's Day. *Hint hint* our jewellery is perfect for that! Check it out here.
5. A promise that you won't forget about her
Mother's Day is the perfect time to show mum how much you love and appreciate her. But it's just one day. There are 364 other days in the year when she still gives her all, does it all and needs to be appreciated. So whatever you do this Mother's Day, make sure you also do some of those things throughout the rest of the year too. It will make it extra special when mum knows it's not just a one-time thing.