When you ask your mom what she wants for Mother’s Day, she often says the same thing – peace and quiet. However, we know that is not really what your mom wants for this special holiday. We often rack our brains trying to figure out the perfect gift. And while flowers are a great go-to gift idea, it isn’t always enough. How many of you have sat for hours online, with the search box open, but stumped as to what to actually look for? You need to think long and hard about what kind of gift you want to give your mom for Mother’s Day. According to a recent Harris Interactive Poll, one third of moms (out of 2,199 total) said they only pretended to like the gift they received for the holiday. While selecting the perfect gift for mom can seem quite strenuous, here are some great gift ideas to follow.
Jewelry is often the best gift idea to get for mom. But rather than just getting her an ordinary piece of jewelry, why not get her something personalized? You can get a nemplate necklace, or choose from a variety of jewelry made specifically for moms everywhere. Some of the most popular items to get for mom are jewelry that features the name of her children. A beautiful necklace with little boys and girls hanging down, with the names of all the children engraved on each pendant is super special. Another popular gift idea is a personalized birthstone necklace with the names of all the children. It is very sweet and something any mom would cherish for years and years and be proud to say when she got it whenever she is asked.
To select the perfect piece of jewelry, figure out first what kind of jewelry does your mom like to wear. Is she a necklace or a bracelet person? Does she like sterling silver, or is she a fan of gold? After you have figured that all out, then the next step is to choose the best piece of jewelry to fit your mom. Look at the style she wears and then deduce what would look the best. Pair this necklace with a bouquet of her favorite flowers and she is sure to call you her “favorite child!”There are other gift ideas as well to get you mom. Chocolate is always a good option as well as gift cards to her favorite shops or even an all-expenses paid day at the spa. But sometimes the most meaningful gifts are the personal things you can do, like running her errands for the day, or taking over in the kitchen for the night and cooking dinner for her instead of the other way around.This year for Mother’s Day, make sure to make your gift extra special, because that is what moms are, extra special!