Special Ways to Celebrate Mom this Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is a time to celebrate our maternal figures (aunts, grandmas, sisters, and of course moms) and how important they are in our lives.

Whether you’re celebrating with your mother or your children and family or beyond, Mother’s Day is a special day that should be celebrated.

Looking for fun ways to celebrate Mother’s Day with your family this year? Here are some ideas that will make this special day one to remember!

Memory Jar
Paint and decorate a mason jar. Write favorite memories of your mom on slips of paper. Encourage the other members of your family to write their memories down as well. Fill the mason jar with the paper slips. On Mother’s Day, sit with your mom while she reads all of the memories you have written down.

Picnic in the Park
Pack a picnic lunch of your mom’s favorite things. Pick a quiet local park to have a picnic. Spend time talking and laughing about the things going on in her life.

Give to a Local Charity
This year, schedule a time with your mother to volunteer at one of her favorite charities. Some ideas are a local nursing home, taking items to a women’s shelter, or a soup kitchen. Let your mom know how much you appreciate her efforts with you and admire her giving spirit.

Make a Gift.
A heartfelt gift from is a great way to show mom how much she’s loved. You can even have your kids make their own cards and gifts. Lay out plenty of paper and markers for the cards and choose a creative project to make a gift. From decorating a picture frame to making a cement handprint, get creative and make a meaningful gift.

Spend Quality Time.
When it comes to celebrating Mother’s Day, it’s important to spend time with one another. Choose one of your mom’s favorite activities and participate in that activity with your mom. The simple act of spending time together works to make memories that will last a lifetime.

Send Flowers.
Brighten your mom’s day with a beautiful bouquet. Bring your mom her favorite flowers this Mother’s Day. It’s a sweet gesture that shows your mom you’re thinking about her.

Remember, no matter what path you choose this Mother’s Day your Mom is sure to be grateful and appreciative.

Do you have any other tips or ideas to make this Mother’s Day fun and memorable? Let us know in the comments below!