Long before Anna Jarvis began a campaign which will, starting from 1914 until present day, celebrate motherhood and special maternal bond we all share with our moms, we have all been honoring mothers in many different ways. And not because moms make sure our school lunch is ready; or because they cook our favorite food and have our room always sparkling clean, but because they are the ones we owe our existence to; they are the ones that have always put our needs, demands and interests before theirs.
And with Mother’s Day just around the corner, it’s that time of year again – time to make moms feel special, loved and pampered; time to shower them with mothers day gifts. However, the big business this holiday is nowadays with many good deals, vast options and fabulous online mothers day gifts, it is hard to decide which present will be ideal and will leave mom speechless. Are you as well clueless about what to get your mom? If you want to hit a home run this year, surprise he with one of our unique mothers day gift ideas.
Flowers – You might say a bouquet of flowers is not really an original mothers day gift, but you can pretend to be Christopher Columbus and search intensively, and believe us when we say this – it’ll be a tough call to find a mom who simply doesn’t love flowers. Thus, surprise your mom this year with a bouquet of flowers. But not just any bouquet. Forget about over-marketed roses. This year surprise her with your own creation. Mix few pink peonies with white lilies and some purple hyacinth and win her heart (not that you haven’t already) without breaking the bank.
Relaxation Gift Set – She will surely enjoy this, don’t you think. Why not gift wrap a hamper filled with carefully chosen natural beauty products such as a good-for-your-skin body lotion, a bath soap handmade made with essential oils and shea butter and maybe a bottle of lavender bath salts and/or bubble bath. If there is no store that sells natural products, search for these mothers day gifts online.
Baking Supplies – If your mom is a passionate baker, why not get her a set of baking supplies. But don’t get her one of those per-packaged sets that contain few wooden spoons and an apron. Be a little more creative. How about creating your own set with a nice rolling pin, a set of ceramic measuring cups, few personalized pie dishes and a stylish apron. Place all these in a nice crafted basket, add few baking spices and top it of with a huge bow. Now, how’s that for a unique mothers day gift?
Remember, Mother’s Day is not at all about gifting. It’s about honoring your mom and showing her how much she means to you. Whichever mothers day gifts you decide to give her, even if it’s just a huge hug and a kiss, she will still love you the same. As famous French novelist, Honore de Balzac once said: “The heart of a mother is deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.”