Mother’s Day is almost around the corner, so keep on reading if you want to surprise your mom but you don’t really know how. Here are five fantastic ideas, so check them out and remind your mother that she’s truly irreplaceable!


Opt for a fun weekend getaway

Trust us when we say that you can’t make a mistake with a fun weekend getaway, so make sure to take this option into consideration if you want to surprise your mom in the best possible way. In fact, a lot of ladies will agree that there’s no better way to completely relax and unwind after a long week at work than a fantastic getaway, which is exactly why we’re sure that your mom will love it. Of course, you should pick a destination according to your mom’s wishes and personal preferences, but some of the possible choices are a trip to a nearby city and camping, as well as mountain biking and whitewater rafting. There are also all kinds of unique accommodation options such as cabins and tiny houses, so bear them in mind, too, and you won’t go wrong!


Make her favorite desserts all by yourself

On the other hand, if your mom is completely crazy for delicious donuts, tasty muffins, and creamy cupcakes, you should consider making her favorite desserts all by yourself. These will make a perfect Mother’s Day gift she’ll never forget, so roll up your sleeves and get down to business! You can even come up with a DIY food bar, which will make your gift far more exciting and authentic. For example, if your mom absolutely adores popcorn and everything about them, a popcorn bar should definitely be your Mother’s Day surprise. The key to success lies in the perfect mixture of sweet and savory, so make sure to have enough mix-ins in separate bowls. Some of the flavors you should go for are parmesan cheese, basil, olive oil, corn nuts, walnuts, sun-dried tomatoes, caramel sauce, shredded coconuts, chocolate sauce, cinnamon sugar, chocolate chips, and many more. When your mix-ins are all done, all you have to do is to make perfect popcorns and voila – your DIY popcorn bar is ready!


Don’t forget to buy a meaningful present, too

Everyone knows that Mother’s Day is all about buying presents in order to surprise moms from all over the globe, so don’t forget to buy one for your mom as well. Needless to say, flowers are a fabulous gift that’ll never go out of style, so take them into consideration if your mom loves to receive flowers. The good news is that you can order a gorgeous arrangement online, so opt for a fast Mother’s Day flower delivery and let your mom know how much she is loved and appreciated. On the other hand, if you want to get her something she’ll be able to keep for the rest of her life, a piece of jewelry is never a bad idea. For example, a delicate silver or gold necklace with a personalized pendant is a great choice, so pick your initials or a shorter phrase that has a deeper meaning for both of you and you won’t make a mistake. A heartfelt handwritten letter is a good idea, too – especially if you’re good with words, so remind your mother that she’s truly irreplaceable and make her more than happy!


Host an amazing game night…

Game nights have always been a huge part of family gatherings, which is exactly what makes them perfect for Mother’s Day celebration as well. This is particularly true if your mom enjoys board games herself, so take this idea into consideration and you won’t regret it. Of course, board game selection is totally up to you, but here are some of the most popular ones: Scrabble, Risk, Clue, Monopoly, Uno, Pictionary, Backgammon, and Connect Four. These are the true classics among the traditional board games, which is why millions of families from all across the globe absolutely adore them. Once you’ve picked your board game of choice, you should take care of the snacks and drinks as well, so that everything your mom needs to do is to show up and have fun. As for the snacks, you can go for literally everything you enjoy – from pizza and donuts to veggies and healthy dips. The same goes for the drinks, so opt for one everyone enjoys and have a blast with your mom!


… Or a fabulous at-home spa day

Is there a lady in this world who doesn’t enjoy a fabulous day at a spa? We don’t think so, which is why a spa day is certainly one of the best gifts your mom can get on her day. And no, we aren’t saying that you should spend hundreds of dollars on expensive treatments in luxurious spa centers. The truth is that you can host an unforgettable spa day in the comfort of your own home, where your mom will feel even more welcome and comfortable. The first thing you should do is to prepare a hot bath by adding her favorite bath bomb into hot water. You can also add some fresh petals and make her bath even better and richer. When your mom is out of her bath, she can wear a cozy white bathrobe and a pair of matching fluffy slippers. Then let her choose her favorite hydrating face mask, hand mask, and foot mask, and give your mom a relaxing massage while the masks are working. Trust us when we say that she’ll absolutely adore such a thoughtful gift, so don’t be afraid to give it a try and you’ll see what we were talking about!

As you can see, there are a lot of amazing ways to remind your mom that she’s truly irreplaceable, and these five are unquestionably the best ones out there. So, if you want to show your mom how much you love her and care about her, be sure to surprise her often – not only on Mother’s Day but also on any other day of the year. Our moms definitely deserve that!

Author's Bio: 

Mia Johnson is a freelance writer with a ten-year long career in journalism. She has written extensively about health, fitness, and lifestyle. A native to Melbourn, she now lives in Sidney with her 3 dogs where she spends her days writing and taking care of her 900 square feet garden.