Mother's Day

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Celebrating Mother’s Day in a social distancing era

Don’t let lockdown stop you from celebrating the most special woman in your life. Here’s how you can celebrate from home or from afar.

Mother's Day

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A homemade breakfast in bed is usually the traditional way to celebrate your mom, but here are some other ideas that you can try out this Sunday.

Breakfast buffet

Take breakfast from the bed to the table with this idea. Mimosas, croissants, flapjacks, fruit and some coffee are sure to be a hit! You could also go with the traditional eggs and bacon option and treat your mom as soon as she wakes up.

High tea for your queen

If your mom is a tea-lover, this is an awesome way to make her feel special. Throw in a lovely flower bouquet with a pot of tea, some pearls for decor, a lovely cake and you have yourself a memorable afternoon tea. From quiche to scones, the ideas are endless and definitely fit for your queen.

Order in from her favourite restaurant

With certain restaurants reopening during level four of lockdown, why not spoil her with her favourite meal? Give mom a break from “kitchen duty,” and order from a local restaurant.

Virtual tip: If you can’t be with your mother on the day, use an order-in app such as Mr Delivery or Uber Eats and spoil her from afar.

Spa treatment

Unfortunately hair and beauty salons or still closed at this time, so take things into your own hands and pamper the woman in your life. It could be a foot massage, painting her nails, doing her hair or anything that would make her feel more beautiful.

Virtual tip: Support local beauty salons and purchase a voucher for your mom to use after lockdown.

Remember that from garden picnics to pampering, quality time remains the best present for any mom. For moms who are far away, a Zoom call or FaceTime will mean the world to her.

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