Moms are the glue that hold our families together. Whether they are lending an ear, packing a lunch box or simply offering up words of wisdom, the role of a mother is without question the most important character in the story of our lives – no matter how old we get. While we like to think of every day as Mother’s Day (it’s the biggest job there is!), here are a few ideas to make this Sunday extra special:
Feeling crafty? Personalize our DIY garden herb wreath by weaving her favorite foliage into the mix.
For the mother figure in your life that loves to entertain, gift her one of these naturally-scented candles to brighten up her home no matter the occasion.
The family that sweats together, stays together! If your mom prefers spin classes over Sunday brunches, check out our guide to the best workout gear to flatter every body type.
Is your best friend expecting? Your sister learning to navigate mommyhood? Surprise the new mom in your life with a helping hand in book form: these must-reads are great for any parent, and Jessica Alba’s new book The Honest Life will show her how to make her baby’s home a healthy one (have you entered our giveaway yet?).
CSA boxes: they’re the gift that keeps on giving! Sign mom up for a CSA and you’ll not only be supporting her culinary expertise, but local farmers as well.
Who doesn’t love a spa day? Pamper mom by treating her to a massage, facial or other luxurious spa treatment. Need some inspiration? Check out these all-natural spa treatments from across the country!
And for a Mother’s Day to truly remember, take a tip from Jenni Kayne and orchestrate the most gorgeous brunch you’ve ever attended. Bonus: these recipes are completely vegetarian and gluten-free, so both you and mom can feel good about indulging together. She’s worth it!