How to make your mother feel special on Mother’s Day

By , K24 Digital
On Sun, 14 May, 2023 11:14 | 3 mins read
Mother's Day
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Mother's Day is the perfect time to express and honour our mothers who have always strived to ensure that we are at our best.

With this day being special, here are some things we gathered from our various research points on how you can honour them and make them feel loved and appreciated.


Depending on how fast or easy one can access a gift, creating a homemade letter or purchasing a Mother's Day card is a great way of letting them know how you feel about them.

You may as well decide to tie the note to a gift of your choice as you let her know how her actions have impacted your life.

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There are several gift ideas to choose from depending on what your mother likes or prefers.

Give her a break

Allowing your mother to take some time off her normal duties by relieving her is a great way to make her feel special on Mother's Day.

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Taking her on a spa date, dinner date, shopping, a picnic or a trip is a great way to relieve her from her normal duties so that she finds time to relax.

Spending time with her

Spending time with your parent is a nice way of showing and expressing your feelings. Be sure not to irritate or do anything that would make her frown.

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While spending time with her, you could handpick movies or indoor fun activities that she would enjoy.

Surprise her

Surprises! Surprises! Surprises! You never go wrong with well-planned surprises. Gather a section of people close to her and organise a surprise party for her.

If you haven't been home surprise her by visiting her, you could carry some roses or anything that she likes.

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If you have no idea what to surprise her with you may as well express your sentimental side and create anything, this would melt her heart since it came from you!

Make her feel wanted

This is the perfect time to ask your mother for advice on how she handled a situation when she was your age, by making your mother feel needed and impactful in your life, they feel special.

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Be sure not to be a nuisance or triggering with how you frame your question.

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