Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 14 this year in the United States of America. It is a day to celebrate moms and mother-figures through thoughtful words, activities and gifts. Some companies push sweets and treats. As much as mom may like these treats, some moms don’t or feel like it tricky to eat the right amount for her health goals. This year, try thinking outside of the sweets box! Here are some activities and gifts this year that aren’t food so she can feel her best and still enjoy spending time with you!
Here are some ideas about how to treat the moms in your life special!
-Go for a walk, mini golfing or somewhere to get some fresh air outside
-Offer to do additional chores
-Give mom some quiet time
-Go to a movie or take mom shopping for her to pick out her own gift
-Call your mom and chat with her
-Do a homemade photo booth with stuff from around the house
-Set-up arts and craft center for everyone to make something fun
Looking for gifts that aren’t sweets? Check these out!
-Edible flowers or fresh cut local flowers
-Specialty teas or coffees
-Massage therapy, hair or nail gift cards
-Magnets with her favorite family pictures
-Hand-drawn/written cards or pictures
Whatever you end up doing, be sure to show her you care and support he goals everyday of the year!