Thoughtful gift ideas for mothers

5 thoughtful gift ideas for mother's day.

It’s that time of the year again and don’t we just love any opportunity to appreciate our mothers? Don’t get me wrong, I think every day is a mother’s day. Mothers work around the clock 365 days a year with no breaks; they don’t go on a break or go on a paid leave as we do on our jobs. Now tell me that isn’t one huge role, being at our beck and call and everything in between.

With unending love and immense support we get from our mothers, I am convinced that mother’s day especially should be made memorable for them; they deserve that and much more after all. So I have put up a list of 5 amazing and thoughtful ways to show how much you love and appreciate them.


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Through and through our years in middle school and high school, there wasn’t any morning you went to the kitchen table and you saw your mum making a PB and J you probably weren’t going to eat. You dash out the door grabbing an apple or juice box. As a grown up I’ve come to realize how cooking or preparing a meal is sometimes daunting, I’d be sad if I made a meal for a loved one and they didn’t eat it knowing that it takes effort. So I think making your mum breakfast is one way to go to show her you appreciate those mornings.

Yoga Class

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Yoga means relaxation. One thing a mother should be on mother’s day is relaxed! A fun way to enjoy mother’s day is to book a yoga class for both of you. Yoga is fun, easy and calming. It’s a way for both of you to meditate and she gets to let go of her mind that works like cog wheels constantly thinking about her children and the mom duties.

Wine Tasting

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Wine tasting is another way to share a quality and special mother, daughter… or son time. When people think wine tasting, they think expensive and tons of driving. However, I think it is a great way to get your mom relaxed.   As Louis Pasteur said “Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages” so why not? And amazingly there are lots of wine-tasting deals online if you search the right place but to make things easier here’s a couple of places you can look: Groupon, Lastminute.com and more.


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Let’s get creative. How about a painting session or getting your mom’s favorite picture of you or vice versa? There are so many freelance artists online; you can easily find them on social media especially on Instagram using hashtags and you can have a look at their portfolio or you can also support local artists around you while at it.Having a portrait of you around will be nice thing for her to have, after all only the mind knows the trues significance of an image.

Wellness Spa

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A treat like a trip to the spa is often times memorable. Let your mum be pampered and treated like the Queen she really is by booking a wellness spa day or spa weekend for her. She’ll leave feeling rejuvenated and refreshed. Anything about pampering and relaxation is a brilliant gift idea she’ll not forget in a hurry. Look online for spa deals and packages; you’re bound to find something that won’t break the bank.

What plans do you have for your mum? Please share in the comments section or if you found any of these ideas helpful xx


  1. These are all great ideas. I love them

    1. Thank you! I hope you found something helpful

  2. These are such great ideas! I live abroad now so won't be home for mothers day, but before this I always LOVED preparing breakfast in bed for my mum - I think it's the best way to start the day! x

    Laura // Middle of Adventure