Mother’s Day Gift and Activity Ideas at Home
Regardless of the circumstances, mothers across the country deserve to enjoy a memorable and fun day. However, staying home due to COVID-19 can make the occasion feel a little more difficult to plan. Wondering what you can do for Mother’s Day during quarantine? Explore each of our Mother’s Day gift and activity ideas that you can do at home.
Make a Healthy Breakfast
One of the best ways your mom can start the day is to a healthy breakfast that she doesn’t have to cook. Consider getting up a little early to start making her favorite breakfast foods. Don’t know how to make something? Follow some recipes or cooking tutorial videos online. If you got kids that are old enough to help, consider having them give you a hand. Prep the table for a nice breakfast or deliver the food to her in bed.
Order Flowers Online
The most iconic way of showing your love is through a gorgeous bouquet of flowers. Thankfully, many flower shops are still open and are offering pickup and/or delivery services. If you decide to get your mom some flowers, order them ahead of time online or over the phone so they will be ready on time.
Share Some Drinks
Help your mom relax with a delicious beverage, such as a glass of wine. If you aren’t physically with her, have a toast virtually on the video conferencing app of your choice.
Give Mom a Manicure and Pedicure
Your mom will want to keep her nails looking great. Unfortunately, with spas closed, setting up an appointment to get a manicure and pedicure isn’t possible this year. Instead, consider giving her a relaxing manicure and pedicure right at home. Want to make the occasion extra special? Have her pick her favorite nail polish color and paint her nails for her. Don’t know how to start? Online video tutorials will help walk you through the entire process.
Let Mom Choose the Activity for the Day
Did everything you planned? If the day is still young, offer some flexibility in the schedule. Maybe she’s feeling creative and wants to make some crafts. Perhaps she wants to relax with a romance movie or laugh with a comedy show. It’s always a good idea to let mom choose the next activity for the day. After all, that day is all about her and you will want to make the day as special as possible.