5 Simple Instructions for Husbands on Mother’s Day

MOM text letters with white and red hearts over blue wooden background

Follow these 5 simple tips to create a Mother’s day she won’t forget!


  1. Spoil her rotten

This doesn’t mean go out and buy her an expensive piece of jewelry, this just means let her sleep in, fold the laundry, empty the dishwasher, entertain the kids, and make school lunches for the next day. In our house nothing says love like an empty laundry basket and folded clothes.


  1. Mother in-laws are not invited

There are many amazing mothers to celebrate and your mom deserves major kudos…but that doesn’t mean we need to spend the entire day with her. PS…I hope my mother in-law doesn’t read this blog ;). Set aside a little time to make your baby mama feel like #1. There’s plenty of love to go around!


  1. Spa Day

A little relaxation goes a long way! A gift card to a local spa for her to use on Mother’s Day or another day is always a hit and never gets old. If you don’t have the funds think about turning your bathroom into a spa for a few hours. All you need are some candles and bubble bath. If you really want to take things to the next level click here for some great do it yourself spa ideas. Remember the tricky part is making the house quite enough for some good ole piece and quite. Otherwise known as, take the kids to a movie while spa time is happening.


  1. Homemade Gift

Yes please!! Nothing warms a mother’s heart like their little cherub’s handprint or a homemade coupon book full of free hugs. No worries if you aren’t a crafting kinda dad, just head on over to the Wellements Mother’s Day Pinterest Board for some great easy craft ideas.  We also happen to be big fans of Cool Mom Pics Mother’s Day Crafts.


  1. Acknowledge all Her Hard Work

Drum roll please….This may be the easiest and simplest instruction on the list, but it is by far the most important. Being a mom is the hardest and most rewarding job in the world. Every once in a while it just feels great to hear that your family recognizes and appreciates everything you do for them.