Every mother is unique, but special in her own way. However, they all have one thing in common – no matter how preoccupied and devoted they are to their career, they always have time to listen to our problems, take care of us and give us unconditional love and support. So if there’s one person who absolutely deserves to be celebrated and spoiled during such a loving and giving time as Christmas, it’s undoubtedly mom. Whether you are looking for ideas for your own mom or the mother of your children, here are some of the best ways you can spoil her this holiday season:
Give her a Wonderful Makeover
Having such busy schedules and trying to find the perfect balance between work and family life, most mothers might forget to take care of themselves in the process. That is why giving your mom a complete makeover is such a lovely Christmas present idea. While you can always book a professional makeup artist, most beauty and department stores also give free samples and demonstrations, and are willing to help give a mini makeover.
Surprise her with a new ‘do
If you’ve decided to give your mother a makeover, it would be a lovely idea to take it a step further and opt for a full transformation. Take your mom to a great hair salon, and help her update her look with a fresh haircut, a new colour or even a simple yet effective blowout.
Opt for a Mani & Pedi Treatment
There’s no denying the mom in your life will like to look polished and put-together during the holidays, and with the stresses and the tight schedule she’s faced with every day, it’s easy to forget about the smaller details, such as the beauty of her nails. So, book her a mani & Pedi treatment at the best nail salon in your area this Christmas. This will give your mom the opportunity to devote some time to pampering and self-care that she desperately needs and undoubtedly deserves.
Book a Luxurious Spa Day
Juggling a career and a family life is difficult enough without the added pressure and stresses of the holiday season. So this Christmas, give the most caring and hardworking woman in your life a chance to relax and unwind with a day at a luxurious spa. From magical massages and calming facials to an abundance of beauty and body treatments, a day at the spa is the ideal way to escape the hustle and bustle of the holidays.
Give her Something Extra
Moms are always busy, always in a hurry, taking care of their children, carrying the world on their backs. It’s not easy to do so many tasks and always keep your schedule. Checking one’s phone while your hands are full is not really an option. You can make everything easier for her by buying her a nice marble watch. It will look great on her hand, it can fit into any fashion style and is certainly very practical. You can even engrave a dedication to give it more sentimental value.
Take her on a Shopping Spree
All women enjoy spending some money at the mall, but at the same time, most mothers are quite difficult to shop for, as they seemingly have it all. So, why not get the best of both worlds? Instead of allowing your mom to only go shopping for groceries for the rest of the family, spoil her this Christmas with a shopping spree dedicated just to her. Make sure to take your mom to all of her favourite stores, allowing her to treat herself with whatever she wants.
Surprise her with a homemade dinner
If you want to make your mom feel extra special this Christmas, get the family together and spoil her with her favourite home-cooked meal. Put some thought into the décor and set the table with her favourite colours and some wonderfully scented candles. If you’re simply not a good cook, no matter how hard you try, you can always take her out to a fancy restaurant she’s always wanted to visit, but never had the time.
Write small, loving notes
As you set the table for a special Christmas dinner, you can even write small notes telling your mom how much you love and appreciate her and everything she’s done for your family, and then scatter them around the table. Notes like these will make for a small but heartfelt and thoughtful surprise she’s bound to love. Then, finish the whole evening off with a unique and thoughtful present she’ll remember and cherish forever.
Take her to a spectacular show
Whether it’s an opera, the ballet, a theatre play or a concert of her favorite artist, find out what your mother enjoys the most and buy those tickets for her today. Even if the event you choose is months away, giving them tickets to her at Christmas will give her something wonderful to look forward to in the future.
Plan a relaxing getaway
With such a tight schedule, chances are your mother doesn’t have much time to enjoy a trip away from home, even during the holidays. If your budget allows for it, the best present you can give her this Christmas is a weekend getaway in a mountain lodge or even a seaside resort. No matter which destination you opt for, make sure the accommodation offers everything from a delicious breakfast to a pool and a spa center, so your mom can have everything she needs to enjoy her relaxing time off.
After all the sacrifices she’s made and everything she’s done for the family, your mom undoubtedly deserves to take some relaxing time off she can dedicate to herself and her own well-being. And what better way to do that than by spoiling her with one of these incredible gifts?