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Mother’s Day Breakfast in Bed Ideas

May 7, 2015

mothers day breakfast with flowers and cardBreakfast in bed is a fun, thoughtful way to make mom feel special, whether it’s on Mother’s Day, her birthday or Valentine’s Day. Getting the kids involved makes it an  special family day and will make mom feel even more appreciated that the whole family helped! Making mom breakfast in bed does not have to be an overly elaborate affair, but there are plenty of little touches that can go a long way with our Mother’s Day breakfast in bed ideas below!
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Mother’s Day Card Message Ideas from the Kids to the Family Pet!

May 6, 2015

mother's day card message ideasWith mom it’s the thought that counts which is why Mother’s Day cards are just as important, if not more important, than the gift.  Although cards for Mother’s Day often have their own message inside, it’s always a good idea to personalize it with your own words. If you’re having trouble thinking of the perfect note to mom, here are some sample Mother’s Day card message ideas to help you write the perfect note. Make sure to add your own memories to personalize the cards and potentially make mom tear with joy!

Remember, Mother’s Day is all about celebrating mom so when you’re choosing your words, think of ones she would enjoy reading over and over again.
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Mother’s Day Crafts for Kids: DIY Photo Vase

May 6, 2015

This year, take your Mother’s Day flowers to the next level with a creative and personalized vase! The beauty of this DIY photo vase is in the tiny details that reflect the child’s personality, making it the perfect Mother’s Day crafts for kids of all ages. Depending on the age of the child, you may want to prepare the tissue paper shapes beforehand, as they may have trouble cutting the delicately thin material. Be sure to provide them with a smock and clear out an area for crafting, as this project includes liquid adhesive. Pair this DIY vase with her favorite flowers or arrangement.

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Make Her Mother’s Day Musical With These Songs About Mom

May 6, 2015

There are so many ways to celebrate Mom on Mother’s Day. Whether it be taking her out for a spa day, surprising her with an abundant bouquet of Mother’s Day flowers, or starting her day off with a delicious brunch, there are infinite ways to make her day extra special.

These songs about Mom are the perfect background soundtrack to that special dinner you’ve cooked for her or just as a mix cd that you can pair with that perfect gift you’ve picked out. You can even take inspiration from the lyrics to your favorite Mom song to send her a festive Mother’s Day eCard with a festive message!

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23 Songs for Mom

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DIY Wooden Coasters for Mother’s Day

May 5, 2015

Immortalize Mom’s most treasured people and memories by turning her favorite photographs into beautiful DIY wooden coasters for Mother’s Day! Made out of natural wood slices, these easy-to-make beauties will really touch Mom’s heart and become a staple in her kitchen.

Use this ink to wood transfer method to add a photograph or design to almost any wooden material. From decorative wooden chests to photo memory blocks, the possibilities are endless!

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DIY Mother’s Day Gifts: Sunflower Wheel of Appreciation

May 2, 2014

Sunflower Wheel of AppreciationNothing short of being a superhero, Mom does it all. She cooks, cleans, consoles, and even coaches us through life’s toughest moments. This May 11, pair those Mother’s Day flowers with a creative DIY gift that shows Mom just how special she truly is like this Wheel of Appreciation, blooming with compliments sure to make Mom smile.

We chose to craft ours to resemble a sunflower, but you can get creative and mix and match colors to replicate Mom’s favorite flower! White and yellow would make for a beautiful daisy, while pink with white would make for a stunning lily shape. Continue Reading…

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Mother’s Day Crafts for Kids: DIY Photo Flowers

April 29, 2014

mothers-day-crafts-for-kids_diy-photo-flower-1 Move over macaroni frames, there’s a new DIY Mother’s Day gift in town, and it’s not only fun to make, but easy too! Using our photo flower stencil template, some scrapbooking paper, scissors, and a bit of glue, we created creative and colorful DIY photo flowers for the perfect kid-friendly complement to those stunning Mother’s Day flowers you plan on sending. For even more photo fun, send your arrangement in a personalized vase – sure to make Mom smile!

Let the kids get creative by picking out their own patterned paper and colors! They’ll love letting their personalities shine in this personalized Mother’s Day gift idea.
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Nice Things to Do for Mom on Mother’s Day

April 28, 2014
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mothers-day-card-message-ideasWhether she’s helping you run errands, cooking up your favorite meal, or watching the kids so you and your lovebird can get some alone time, your supermom always comes to the rescue when you need help. When Mother’s Day rolls around, make some of your own meaningful gestures to show her how thankful you are for all the little things she does. Here’s a list of some really nice things to do for Mom on Mother’s Day. They may be small, but they’ll definitely put a big smile on her face!

Get Her a Great Gift

From sending flowers to her doorstep to buying tickets to her favorite show, there are tons of big gifts in small packages that you can treat Mom to on Mother’s Day. Though they may be petite, these last-minute Mother’s Day gifts are enormously thoughtful and practical. Plus they save you some extra shopping time!

Have a Movie Marathon—Just the Two of You

Remember the good old days when you and mom would curl up together on the couch and laugh over a good movie? Set aside some time in your busy schedule to relive those treasured moments: Plan a mom-and-me Mother’s Day movie date. You’ll both laugh out loud with these good movies to watch with Mom for Mother’s Day, and she’ll appreciate you dedicating your whole night to her—just like you used to as a kid.

Send Her a Special Message or Poem

Showing your mom your gratitude for everything she does isn’t always about what you buy for her; it’s about what you feel in your heart. Tell her how much you love her by writing your own poem about mom or penning a fun, cute message in your Mother’s Day card. It’ll show how much thought and planning you put into it, and she can keep it forever.  If mom text messaeges or emails, send her shorter sweet “Remember when … ” notes throughout the day too. Continue Reading…

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DIY Mother’s Day Crafts: How to Make a Mother’s Day Floral Arrangement

April 26, 2014

Create a Mother’s Day Gift Using Flowers & A Reusable Watering Can!

Mother’s Day 2014 is Sunday, May 11th!

Buying Mother’s Day flowers is always a winning gift, but if you’re interested in attempting to make a flower arrangement for mom, you’re in luck because I’m going to show you how!

With just a watering can and some of mom’s favorite flowers, you can make an easy, unique and beautiful Mother’s Day floral arrangement that any mother will love!

DIY Mother's Day Flower Arrangement

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Mother’s Day Craft: DIY Candy Bouquet for Mom

April 26, 2014
DIY Candy Bouquet for Mother's Day

DIY Candy Bouquet for Mother's DayNo one is sweeter than Mom. So while you’re waiting for her fresh Mother’s Day flowers to arrive in the mail, get creative and make her a truly original arrangement entirely out of sugary treats! This gorgeous DIY candy bouquet for mom only takes a few minutes to put together (no baking required!), and it’s a Mother’s Day craft that no chocolate-loving mama could resist. Here’s a step-by-step tutorial on how to make one for your mom … because she deserves the very best!

Materials Needed for Mother’s Day DIY Candy Bouquet

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Styrofoam
Crinkled filler paper
Ribbon
Lollipop sticks
Green candy-striped straws
Fannie May chocolate-covered strawberries
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