Mothers are special people and they deserve our respect and love throughout their lifetime. It is just fitting then that they are treated to something memorable on Mother’s Day.
Mother’s Day falls on Sunday this year particularly in the U.K. and Australia. This early, many are planning for this yearly occasion to make their moms feel extra special.
Gift ideas for this day abound on the internet. The most popular trend in gift giving today is using eco-friendly products and materials.
Clothing and Accessories
If you wish to give your mom a new blouse, shirt, a spa robe or a new towel perhaps, pick one that’s made from 100 percent organic cotton. There’s also the so-called cruelty-free clothing made from non-leather materials.
For bags, choose a non-leather one. There are even stylish bags made from recycled materials available today.
Any mom will also love receiving a pair of super comfortable flip-flops. These new kind of slippers are made from hemp fiber, reprocessed foam and recycled rubber. It can be used both indoors or outdoors.
Plants and Gardening Tools
Does your mother love gardening? Then perhaps the best gift for her would be seed collections of her favorite flowers.
Getting her a new pair of gardening shoes and gloves designed for women’s hands. There are new designs for shoes with no air holes so they keep your feet dry even when you’re out tending to your plants and flowers at the patio.
The latest kind of gardening gloves now fit the contours of a woman’s hands. They’re made from the stretchable Spandex materials and are machine-washable.
If you have a mom who loves jewelry, a great idea is to get her a special piece from an antique or vintage shop. You may also choose one that’s made from bamboo or hemp. Or if your family has the budget and you want to get her a diamond, make sure it is the conflict-free kind. For those who prefer the precious stones, get those that are Certified Fair Trade.
An active mom in the house will surely appreciate this new anti-fatigue mats. This type of comfort floor mat is best placed in the kitchen where mothers often walk to and fro and stand while cooking, doing the dishes and other activities.
The bio-foam mat is made from renewable materials and has a non-skid bottom ideal for use on any type of flooring.
About the guest author:
Karina is a caring and loving daughter who never fails to treat her mom to something special ever Mother’s Day. She believes that flowers make the perfect last minute gift.