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10 things to do with your mother on this Mother's Day


posted on 12th of may, 2017

It's that special day when we celebrate the woman who brought us into the world and we can make it even more special with small gestures that carry our love across.
Here are 10 simple yet sweet ideas for a Mother's Day to remember:

1. Take her to the beach
She might not have been to one in a while, or maybe she never takes time for herself. Find a more secluded spot and take her for a beach walk, prepare a couple sandwiches and spend a few hours together enjoying each other's company, the soft warm sand and the sound of the waves and seagulls.
  



2. Scrapbooking
We know, for kids, right?
We don't believe so. Scour the memory drawer for the best images and small trinkets that capture the beauty of your lives, buy a blank album and supplies and spend the day going down memory lane. It's sure to make you laugh but also bring tears of joy.
  



3. Hold her hand
It's quite a pointless advice if you come to think of it, yet so many of forget to make this simple gesture. Holding our mother's hand and tell her how much she really means to us.
  



4. Bake
That's one thing guaranteed to make everyone smile. Who doesn't love some home made, full of love cookies?
  



5. Get silly
A good laughter can take years of your soul. Make her laugh with some mindless fun.
  



6. Go for a walk in the park
Take in a bit of sunshine, listen to the chirping birds and look at the pretty flowers. Buy her an ice cream to end a perfect day.
  



7. Take a selfie
The most mundane of things to do, but I know my mother always has fun when I take my phone out for one.
  



8. Bring her flowers
Not exactly an activity but a beautiful, well chosen bouquet will make her smile and nothing is more rewarding than a mother's smile to her children.
  



9. Take her shopping
From our experience there are very few women out there who don't love a new garment, pair of shoes, or ... gasp...bag. So treat her to any of the above of her choosing.
  



10. Take her to a restaurant or cafe
It doesn't have to be eyewateringly expensive or fancy. Small, cute and private is the way to go. Buy her favorite dessert to go with the meal and if it costs you all your piggy bank so be it, it will make her happy.
  



Whatever you choose to do, we wish you a loving and caring Mother's Day that you will remember and cherish forever.

Comments (11)

Posted by Romanotino on May 26, 2017
Love Mom and your Parents Always
Posted by Cammeraydave on May 14, 2017
Love u Mom !
Posted by Rosalbafontanez on May 14, 2017
Happy Mother's Day to all the Nurturers in the World!

I know that my daughter and I will be doing some of the above suggestions! ♥ :)
Posted by Masterjunior61 on May 14, 2017
Happy and glorious Eid for all mothers and we hope that Allah will prolong their age and protect them from all evil and care for them as we please and love, Paradise under the feet of mothers Hallelujah and Hamdallah
Posted by Ilikesea on May 14, 2017
Wonderful!! Mother's Day is the best holiday of the year!
Posted by Sajatawalbeh on May 14, 2017
happy mothers day for all moms in the whole world
Posted by Thurayao on May 13, 2017
nice and happy Mothers Day!
Posted by Shiulidhjl4 on May 13, 2017
Very nice idea.
Posted by Teyakp on May 13, 2017
Very nice! I agree with you. And - Appreciate them, while they are still among you. Unfortunately I don't have my mom anymore...
Posted by Viocara on May 13, 2017
Wonderful!!! And Father too, Ioana. Great idea! Like your post! Congratulation!
Posted by Callearlisa on May 12, 2017
Love this,
What I love about this post is all the love. You are right it don't take money just your time.
I know yesterday I received a card from my daughter she lives a couple hours away but, has to work on Mothers day. It made me cry. Just let your Mom know how special she is it will make her day.
Thanks for the post.



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