Mothers Day is Sunday and if you are anything like me, you will in a fit of frenzy trying to find the perfect last minute gift. We don't take mothers day too seriously in our house. Both my sister and I live with our parents so we only have this weekend incase our mother finds the presents!
If you're in the same boat, this may help.
Mothers Favourite Perfume
I bought the Elie Saab Perfume for my mothers birthday and it has become a firm favourite. As it is a bit on the expensive side, it is not something she would buy for herself. I think most mothers are like that, so it is definitely something you cannot go wrong with getting.
My mother loves a good handbag and has been on the look out for a new one for a good few months now. She loves this ASOS
one I purchased a while back and while I was browsing the Topshop site I came across this which looks quite similar. I know I can never go wrong with a handbag for my mother.
Deep Sleep Stress Less Balm | Buy Here
Or the miracle balm as I would like to call it. Now, I have no idea if this balm actually makes a difference to your sleeping patterns but there is something very soothing and calming about using this before bed. I wake up more calm and relaxed. Being a mother comes with of it's own stresses and this would be a nice gesture in acknowledging that! It will be very much appreciated.
Lush Gift Set
Mothers need to have some time for themselves. They spend all their time worrying about others. That is where a good bath comes in. A bath will allow them to unwind after a long hard day. Who does indulgent,beautiful thoughtful bath products like Lush? There is plenty to choose from. A personalised hamper of products would add a sentimental touch, they do also do some great pre made gift sets.
If like me, your mother is more of a skincare/shower fanatic, You cannot go wrong with The Bodyshop. You could custom make a hamper with a mix of skincare or bath products or you could stik to one scent and buy a premade gift box.
A Spa Voucher
Spending time with your mother is priceless. A fun, girly day or weekend at a spa is perfect for some mother/ daughter bonding time. There are always good deals on groupon. Find the nearest ones in your area and stick to a budget. Spa's can be expensive but bare in mind the point is to spend your time with your mother so as long as it is comfortable and she can feel relaxed, you're on to a winner!
My mother and I share a love for tea. We also have a love for sandwiches and cake ( we are a weird bunch) Manchester is filled with lovely places to spend the afternoon talking, laughing while indulging on some yummy food. It is the perfect treat.
Mother Day is not just about the gifts but about reminding your mother how much you love her so whatever you do, make sure you show her some love, that is that best gift a person can receive.