Happy Mother’s Day: DIY ways to make Mum’s day

  • 3 minutes
  • 2 May 2024

As Mother’s Day approaches, it’s time to celebrate the incredible women who nurture, support, and love us unconditionally. While store-bought gifts are always appreciated, there’s something extra special about adding a personal touch to show just how much we care. Why not embark on a DIY journey to create memorable moments that warm Mum’s heart and ensure a Happy Mother’s Day? Explore our ideas for a Mother’s Day to remember.  

Start strong: breakfast in bed

What better way to kick-start Mother’s Day than with a sumptuous breakfast served right in bed? Whip up Mum’s favourite morning treats, whether fluffy pancakes, avocado toast, or a fresh fruit salad. Don’t forget to prepare (or collect) a coffee to wash it down or take things to the next level with freshly squeezed juice! To really amp things up, include some fresh flowers along with her breakfast delivery.  

Breakfast in bed is great DIY way to make Mum's day

Plan a home pamper session

Create a luxurious setting for Mum to enjoy an uninterrupted soak in the bath or a long hot shower to help her unwind. Set the mood with soothing music and candles. Remove any interruptions – allow Mum to take some well-deserved time for herself.  

A home pamper session is an easy way to ensure a happy mother's day

Happy Mother’s Day: enjoy outdoor family time

Take advantage of the crisp Autumn air and spend quality time outdoors together as a familyGo for a leisurely hike or plan backyard activities like outdoor painting or gardening. Let Mum soak in the beauty of nature while spending time creating memories with loved ones. Remember to snap some photos to capture the precious moments! 

Time outdoors with family ensures many great memories

Eat lunch al fresco for a (very) happy Mother’s Day

Enjoy the sunshine and fresh air as a family with a long lunch al fresco. To  make Mum’s day, give her the entire day off cooking- choose from these effortless Mothers’ Day lunch ideas. Alternatively, why not order Mum’s favourite takeaway treat? 

Eat lunch al fresco for a (very) happy Mother’s Day

Peace, quiet – and a good book

Give Mum the gift of relaxation with a cozy corner and a captivating book. Set up a tranquil outdoor space where she can enjoy quiet time with a cup of tea – don’t forget warm blankets and pillows to raise the bar! To truly level up Mum’s corner of serenity, choose a ModularWalls fence or wall solution – with proven acoustic properties, Mum can enjoy uninterrupted “me time”.

Peace and quiet is the ultimate happy Mother's day gift

Enjoy a crafternoon creating DIY gifts together

Get creative with your hands and craft personalized gifts that Mum will cherish. Experiment with air-dry clay to sculpt charming trinket dishes, candlesticks or rustic jewellery holders. Clay too messy or not for you? Why not try a paint-by-numbers kit to push the boundaries of your creativity?

A DIY crafternoon is fun for the whole family

Bliss and serenity: Happy Mother’s Day!

This Mother’s Day, go beyond the traditional gifts and create the ultimate day filled with heartfelt moments and quality time. From breakfast in bed to homemade spa treatments and outdoor relaxation, there are countless ways to make her feel loved and appreciated.