Array
Tips and Guides

5 Ways to Pamper Your Mom on Mother’s Day

It’s possible to make the most special woman in your life feel extra loved without leaving your home

Shares
Photography: Pexels.com

There's no denying that our moms play an important role in our lives—it's only fitting that we make her feel extra special on her day. While we try to make her feel extraordinary each day, Mother's Day should still be a one-of-a-kind celebration. If you're tired of the usual dinner reservations at a staple restaurant, try something new this year by pampering her in her own sanctuary—after all, there's no place like home. 

1. Bond over gardening. 

There are a few things moms love more than their children and one of those is gardening. If you have a patch of land that needs a little bit of TLC, you can spend quality time together reviving your green corner. You can even take it a step further by setting up a little gardening nook for her that's complete with different plants, fertilizers, and tools. 

READ: RL Tips: Create an Organized Gardening Station

2. Let her indulge in dessert. 

Does your mom have a sweet tooth? Spoil her on Mother's Day with her favorite desserts or better yet, bake them together! This will give you a lot of time to bond and share stories over delicious treats. 

RL Tip: If you're set on surprising her, try putting together a fancy tablescape for serving the dessert. Click here for ideas.

3. Surprise her with a hearty breakfast in bed. 

The smell of coffee combined with a plate of her favorite tapsilog will surely wake her up on the right side of the bed. You can even use dinnerware with little sayings that will remind her of how special she is. 

RL Tip: No statement dishes? No problem. Make her morning meal fancy by using the China you save for special occasions. 

4. Binge watch a new show or your favorite movies together. 

Bring out your inner movie buff by holding a marathon with your mom! Share the tissues while watching sappy rom-coms and laugh your hearts out during the comedies. Make your living area extra cozy for your all-night session by adding a few throws and pillows to the mix. 

5. Arrange a candlelit dinner.

For something more intimate, try cooking a complete three-course dinner for an elegant dining experience at home. Put together a memorable setting with candles, fresh blooms, and a bottle of the most expensive champagne. Make sure to prepare her favorite dishes, too! 

More on Realliving.com.ph

8 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas from Flora Vida by Marian

Treat Mom to a Floral Feast on Her Special Day

Give the Gift of Scent this Mother's Day

Shares

Latest Stories

A Filipino Designed This Space-Savvy Modern House in Singapore

It even has its own lap pool!

Would You Try "Death Cleaning?"

We've got everything you need to know about this new Swedish decluttering trend

5 Secrets Of A Functional Kitchen

Are you dreaming of having the most efficient scullery? These tips might just do the trick.

11 Peg-Worthy Celebrity Christmas Trees

From showcasing dainty blooms to using quirky ornaments, these personalities have taken the decorating game to the next level

This Quiapo Day Tour Will Make You Love Old Manila Again

Go on a DIY Quiapo adventure and look beyond the vendors. Say a prayer, have your fortune told, take a peek at a mysterious pagoda, and visit beautiful ancestral houses from a more genteel past.

10 Ways To Make Your Shoes Last Forever

Show your favorite pairs some tender loving care with these tips

A One-Bedroom Unit Transformed into a Two-Bedroom Home

The designers of this 45sqm condo in Manila created a functional space with an urban contemporary appeal that’s perfect for its young occupants

Here's Why You Should Skip Bringing Your Phone To The Bathroom

Trust us, liking that photo on Instagram can wait for a few minutes

7 Planners For An Inspired 2018

Stay organized and keep your goals in sight with these picks

These Christmas Ornaments Will Make You Feel Like Dancing

Celebrate a yearly Christmas ballet tradition with The Nutcracker collection

15 Calming Photos of Modern Minimalist Homes

Because less is more

10 Life-Changing Cleaning Habits For Lazy People

We've got the strategies for keeping an impeccably clean house without losing your mind
Load More Stories

Get inspiring design ideas and handy hints.
Subscribe to our newsletter now!