Dearest Mummy

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Dearest Mummy

Craft Ideas That Make Awesome Mother Day Gifts

family with heart in the centerMother's Day is a celebration honoring mothers and motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. It is celebrated on various days in many parts of the world, most commonly in April or May. 

In the United States, Mother's Day is celebrated on May 12. It is a day to make your mom feel special. We live in a world where we tend to forget the value of motherhood. It is time people realize that this day is more special than bestowing her with a few materialistic gifts.

Take time out of your day and make something truly from the heart this year. Gifts could rage from a card, hand-made crafts (flower pot, vase, basket, etc.), a poem, or a custom-made rings. There are so many creative ideas that would make a wonderful gift. Check out some of the arts and crafts books at your local library for more ideas and remember .... make it special! 
Some items you might want to check out:

mother days crafts bookcover
Craft bookcover
 
craft bookcover
Mother's Day Crafts
by Arlene Erlbach
JUV 745.59 ERLBACH
All New Crafts for Mother's Day and Father's Day
by Kathy Ross
JUV 745.59 ROSS
The Woman's Day Book of Holiday Crafts
by Martha Stewart
745.5941 W872