The perfect Mother’s Day gifts


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With Mother’s Day fast approaching, it is important to find the perfect gift that shows your appreciation for her, such as, spending the day together, giving her a spa day, creating a scrapbook or buying her other personalized items.

Grace Miner, Staff Writer

With Mother’s Day fast approaching, it is vital to find the perfect gift that truly shows the love and gratitude that one has for their mother. After all of the sacrifices, kindness and love they have shown their children and those around them, they are well deserving of a day dedicated to them. Here are several gift ideas and unique ways to spend Mother’s Day.

Spend the day together: Oftentimes, it is difficult to find time to spend with one’s mother, especially as life becomes filled with school, work, friends and other extracurricular activities. By putting your other priorities behind you and instead prioritizing your mother, it will allow for valuable memories to be created and show that you truly value your relationship. Some ways to spend the day together include: going to her favorite restaurants, shopping downtown, watching her favorite movies and playing board games with one another. 

Spa Day: Mothers work incredibly hard to maintain peace in the household, a work-life balance and care for their children. After years of this work, they are well deserving of a spa day, in which they can fully relax and release their pent-up stress. In order to do this, you could buy her a gift card from a nice spa facility, such as Radiance Day Spa, or buy her at-home spa-care goods, such as a face mask. If you need a cheaper option, you could create your own spa day for her at home and include a variety of spa stations, such as painting her nails or doing her hair. All of these ideas will allow your mother to release her stress and relax after years of hard work. 

Create a scrapbook: Throughout the years, mothers have created innumerable memories for their children through their desire to make each day special. In order to capture some of these moments in time, you could create a scrapbook of your favorite pictures together that represent the times you have gone through. This will allow your mother to reminisce on past times and look forward to those to come. You may even hear some stories you have never heard before!

Buy her flowers, jewelry or other personalized items: Although this idea may sound simple, it is guaranteed your mother will enjoy each of these items. Flowers are considered a staple item for Mother’s Day because they show that you care and think about her, no matter what type or how many flowers you buy her. Jewelry is also an excellent gift because it is something that she can wear daily and think of how much you appreciate her. If your mother does not like flowers or jewelry, you could purchase her other personalized items, such as books, candy or clothes.

With Mother’s Day coming up quickly, it is important to find the perfect gift for her after all of the hard work she has done. Whether that gift is spending time with her, giving her a spa day, creating a scrapbook or buying her personalized items, they will all make her day special and show that you both care and love her.