Tuesday, 13 March 2012

My Ideal Mother's Day

On Sunday it is Mother's Day, a day to spoil your Mum and show her how much you love her and think of her. Of course, I always say you don't need a set day to tell someone just how much they mean to you but it's nice to join in with the celebrations and send a card and some flowers...like these pretty ones from Next Flowers.

So almost five years ago I became a Mummy for the first time but because of things like poor planning on our part, I missed Mother's Day the year Wee Z was born. My first Mother's Day was spent together after I got to have a long lie and it was really lovely knowing I could (finally) join the club!

After 4 years practise, my ideal Mother's Day consists of the following:

  • A long lie
  • A cup of tea in bed
  • A chance to have a shower/bath to myself with no interruptions, such as a child popping my bubbles or cats pawing at the water ripples
  • Breakfast/lunch (depending what time the long lie finishes) made for me
  • Something handmade from the kids (ideally a cake!)
  • Cake
  • Chocolates
  • A nice long walk with the kids (to work off the cake and the chocolate)
  • A film together on the couch cuddled up under a duvet
  • Dinner made for me or even better, the takeaway phoned in for me
  • Lots of cuddles from Wee Z, Miss C and Husband too
  • An early night (cause I've had such a strenuous day!)
This year is my Sister's first Mother's Day - bad planning on her part too - so I'll be sending my list to her to make sure she has the perfect first Mother's Day!

I'm including this post on the Next Bloggers Network as part of their Mother's Day prompt.

6 comments:

would like to be ayummy mummy said...

Sounds perfect to me too x

LauraCYMFT said...

Hehe I can't wait :) x

Charlotte said...

Sounds like a perfect day! I will steal your list if that's o.k.? :o)

LauraCYMFT said...

No problem at all :)

Louise Smith said...

Great list! I have to work (again) this mothers day so miss Stacey isn't happy with mummy :'(

duckandegg said...

Hope you had a good day, this sounds lovely! 
Sophie, duckandegg.blogspot.com
xx

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