In Australia, Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to take a break from life and enjoy some special one on one time with our mums and/or our children.
Her are some Mother’s Day gift ideas to truly show the love, appreciation and gratitude for mum. Click here for a heartfelt story Renae has written about being a single mum of twins.
Here are some creative ideas on how to spoil your mum.
Making Pasta From Scratch
Spend Mother’s Day indulging in your own freshly made pasta at a special cooking class taking place in Bondi Junction hosted by Salt, Meats, Cheese. The day will involve a 3-hour pasta making class, a complimentary antipasto entrée, two glasses of Prosecco or a wine of choice and a special goodie bag for mums to take home. RRP is $230 for two.
Flower Arranging Class
Buy tickets to a bouquet flower arranging workshop run in the quiet streets of Glebe. Led by professional florist, Setsuko Yanagisawa, customers will leave having learnt a fun, niche skill and a potential new hobby. RRP is $220 for two. For mums who are interested in developing new skills while bonding with their children, this would be the perfect gift idea.
Pilu At Freshwater Early Bird Italian Degustation
Pilu at Freshwater is a two-hatted restaurant overlooking the stunning views of Freshwater beach. They offer a five-course meal inspired by Sardinian cuisine. Much-admired chef, Giovanni Pilu uses locally sourced food to bring guests the ultimate Italian food experience. A complimentary starter will be served to ease into the degustation. This menu is perfect for mothers who are enticed by the classic flavours of regional Italy. RRP is $230 for two.
Penfolds Degustation Dinner Cruise On Sydney Harbour
Departing from Circular Quay to sail around the harbour, attendees will be sat on the upper deck to enjoy a six-course modern Australian dinner and dessert menu carefully paired with Penfolds gold selection of vintage wines. Live entertainment will play on deck while guests indulge in their food, watching the vibrant Sydney city pass by. RRP is $417 for two.
Other ideas for Mother’s Day gifts include doing an activity together outside of normal everyday hobbies.
A Relaxing Spa Day
The Oriental Spa based in Chatswood is offering a special Mother’s Day Bliss Spa Package. The package includes a soothing Indian Head Massage, a gentle Full Body Aromatherapy Massage, an exfoliating Coconut Body Scrub and lastly a pore cleansing Thai Facial, topped off with a face mask. The combination of these relaxing treatments helps to rejuvenate the body and skin to leave mums feeling refreshed and pampered. A complimentary fruit salad and herbal tea will be served as well. RRP is $689 for two.