Mums the word.....ideas for the modern mums and mummies

Mums the word.....ideas for the modern mums and mummies

Mothers Day Blog 2017

It goes without saying being a mum is one of the toughest, more rewarding jobs out there and there isn’t a day that goes by that we aren’t grateful for all the hard work and sacrifices that mums around the world make everyday for their families. Although every day is a new opportunity, Mother’s Day is that one special day we can spoil our mums, the most inspirational woman in our lives and say “Thank you Mum” and “We love you”.

As both a daughter and a mum it gives me the opportunity to tell my mum how much I appreciate, respect and admire her. It also reminds me to aspire to do the best for my children, just as my mum did for me.

I live in Arbroath and am a mum to a beautiful 18 month old daughter who I love more than anything in the whole world….but some days she tests me to my limits. Telling me “No” when asked to do something but when I tell her “No” dealing with a massive temper tantrum all because I had the cheek to say “No”, I mean…how dare I? Between washing, cooking, cleaning and growing up a determined little human, sometimes you just need some well deserved “You” time, some time out to recharge your batteries and feel human again.

As families search for ideas on how to make that important woman in their lives feel extra special we have some ideas to help you celebrate;

Afternoon Tea at Old Bean Coffee House, a lovely place to go and have some well deserved chill time, with lovely food and drink and a great atmosphere what else is there to want?

A voucher for some pampering time at Hope Hair and beauty. A voucher could go towards Hair or Make up perhaps?….making mum feel relaxed and pampered.

A photoshoot here at Jenna Mcgregor Photography to capture some beautiful photos of mum and lovely moments with her family she can cherish. A Mother’s Day mini shoot is £45 which includes 30 minutes shoot time, 15 images on an online gallery to chose from and 5 images to keep just ping us a message to purchase.

A massage with Joanne Clark Massage and Beauty….with a range of massages to choose from including Hydrotherm, Hot Stone, Swedish and Indian Head Massage. Book any 2 treatments and receive 25% off.

A beautiful bunch of flowers from Ferriers Florists who have beautiful hand tied bouquets and baskets made specially and delivered to your Mums door for the special day!

Thistle Beauty Room…..Mum could have her Brows, Lashes or Nails done. Maybe a treat she wouldn't normally buy for herself but would love as a gift..

And if you still can't decide bed and breakfast comes to mind!!