Last Minute Gifts For Mom…
Sometimes it’s hard to find ideas for someone who means so much, but seems to have everything. Flowers are always nice, I don’t know any woman who doesn’t appreciate being given a beautiful bouquet of flowers… but even though she’ll love them… flowers don’t last! Maybe take her out to a nice brunch, or dinner a couple times that week, so that she doesn’t need to worry about cooking… but that doesn’t last either. You could take her to a movie, and hire a sitter so that she can watch something other than a cartoon… but the next day it’s back to the chaos. Maybe make her a shadow box with some of the kid’s art work, and photos of them at the age that they created it. You could add some decorative touches like dried flowers or figurines, and voila! A beautiful, meaningful Mother’s Day gift that lasts!
Being a Mother is Learning about Strengths you didn’t know you had, and dealing with Fears you didn’t know existed.
~ Linda Wooten
Oh my Gosh! My Mother was right about everything…
~ unknown source
Turn Chaos into Calm on for Mother’s Day
Want to know what Mom would really love for Mother’s Day? Order in the home! Time savers so that she isn’t in a rush from the second she wakes up. Closet accessories are a great was to do that. A valet rod is a huge time saver for her. Get one for her and each of the kids. She can select and hang up exactly what everyone in the family will wear tomorrow, the night before. Then she won’t have to worry the next morning about what everyone is going to wear… it’s already done so it’s that much easier getting everyone dressed and out the door on time and stress free. Yeah! What about something for her scarfs, jewelry, and belts that will save space and help keep her organized… and out of Chaos!
“I realized when you look at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.”
~ Mitch Albom