Family Magazine

Send a Fantastic Mother’s Day Card to Someone Deserving

By Therealsupermum @TheRealSupermum
Send a Fantastic Mother’s Day Card to Someone Deserving


If you’re at a loss for what to get the very special nurturing figure in your life, you’ve come to the right place. Sometimes the gratitude that you feel for a mother is more strongly felt than you can express, but this holiday is your one shot each year to recognize a mom for all the hard work she does and all the love she puts into it.

The key to getting the perfect Mother’s Day gift for your loved one is to spend some time thinking about what she enjoys doing and what she values most in life. The more creative and unique you can be with your gift, the more touched she will be when she receives it. However, just to get the wheels turning, here are some great Mother’s Day gift ideas.


Choosing the right card

To pair your gift with a greeting card is a no-brainer. The sheer selection of Mother’sDaycards will ensure that you’re able to find a message that fits the particular mother that you have in mind. However, other factors to keep in account as you search for the perfect card are the tone and the length of the message. If your mother is sentimental, it will be nice to go with a card that expresses vibrant feelings in an affectionate way. However, if you and your mother or wife often enjoy clever banter, maybe you will want to pick a card with a shorter message and a bit of humor.


A  classic Mother’s Day pairing: card and flowers

Now that you have her card, you’re ready to move on to the next part of your Mother’s Day surprise. Many mothers melt at the sight of a card and a fresh bouquet of flowers, so this is a classic choice for gift-giving on Mother’s Day. However, if you’re not knowledgeable about flowers and what each kind of floral means, this could be tricky.

If you’re looking to express how thankful you are to have your mother (or wife, or aunt, or sister) in your life, the most classic choice you can make is to get a bouquet of pink carnations, which are associated with gratitude. Pink roses are also given often to express the same sentiment.

However, if you’re searching for a bouquet as unique and outgoing as the mother you are celebrating, orchids in shades of red and pink and even violet are the perfect choice. This flower is so fitting for mothers who greet every situation with grace and inspire awe in their children and loved ones because it is exotic yet elegant. And if you want to be literal in your gift-giving, lilies are always a good choice. Calla lilies denote loveliness while day lilies are actually an emblem of motherhood in Chinese culture.


Other great gift ideas

If you’re searching for other gift ideas that you can pair with your Mother’sDaycard, it pays to think luxuriously. Does the mother in your life enjoy delicate scents? If so, give her a designer perfume sampler set so that she can test out a new fragrance more often. Or if your mom has recently gone green, consider some organically produced exotic jewelry that she can pair with her favorite little black dress. And finally, if you want to keep is simple yet still full of love, place her card on a tray filled with homemade breakfast foods, a freshly cut flower from the garden, and a latte for her to enjoy in bed on her special day. You can’t go wrong with these gifts, and they’ll even be fun to pick out and put together.


Enhanced by ZemantaThe Real Supermum

You Might Also Like :

Back to Featured Articles on Logo Paperblog

These articles might interest you :

  • Happy Mother’s Day!

    I am truly lucky in that my mom is one of my best friends. She’s a person who I can come to with anything, who knows when I’m keeping secrets, and has always... Read more

    The 13 May 2012 by   Beingmrsbeer
  • Happy Mother's Day

    This year I feel like a bad daughter. I did not get so much as a card to my mom on this special day. I thought about sending something, I thought about sending... Read more

    The 14 May 2012 by   Healthhungry
  • Mother's Day Cake by Sugary Goodness and Our Sweet Mother's Day Table!

    Just thought I would show you the cake that Sugary Goodness made for my Mum for Mother's day today, it was a surprise for her as she is 8 hours away and I... Read more

    The 13 May 2012 by   Littlebigcompany1
  • Mother's Day

    Today is a beautiful day for Mother's Day! It's almost 88 degrees and it's super sunny! My aunt and cousins came over and we made strawberry shortcake for... Read more

    The 13 May 2012 by   Courtyb34
  • Wordless Wednesday – My Mother’s Day Gift

    This is how my Mother’s Day started. With 3 of the cutest flower bearers ever. I am one pretty lucky mom! Read more

    The 16 May 2012 by   Matthewspuzzle
  • Happy Mother's Day!

    Today is mother's day, yay! We don't really celebrate it at our place, but I like to make my mom happy with a gift or breakfast in bed or something like that. Read more

    The 13 May 2012 by   Thedaydreamer
  • Happy Mother's Day

    I woke up this morning with a cold and recovering from a strange and horrific dream. I thought about the people in my past, especially those surrounding my... Read more

    The 13 May 2012 by   Tokkiandoliver

Add a comment