Although you shouldn’t wait one day out of the year to appreciate your mom, this is the day you can go above and beyond to show her how great she really is. Sometimes all moms want is a chance to relax and enjoy what really matters: being with family. Here are some simple, but not simplistic, ideas to help say thanks.
Give her a break
Moms are often in charge of keeping everything in check. Clean house, happy kids, folded laundry, and keeping track of where you put your keys. This time let her be the one who gets to relax for the day. Whether that’s lending a hand with the chores, playing taxi for your siblings, or simply just making sure your mom can stay in bed past 7 a.m., it’s the little things that will matter the most. Get in the habit of making these regular duties instead of just a holiday occasion.