By Katie Koleas
As household CEO, chauffer, teacher, psychologist, event planner, chef and housekeeper, a mother’s life is devoted to taking care of others and looking after their needs before her own. We love our mothers, but all too often her hard work and daily sacrifices go unnoticed. Take time this Mother’s Day to show Mom how much you care by showering her with love and appreciation. Take some advice from your comfort company, Aire Serv®, and give Mom a comfortable, relaxing Mother's Day.
Breakfast in bed
Wake up early and make Mom her favorite meal. Bring her breakfast in bed and spruce up the breakfast tray with a small vase of handpicked flowers.
Just say “no”
Even if she offers to help out, make this day all about her. No cleaning, no cooking, no errands, and no work of any kind. Take over Mom’s daily tasks and let her spend the day relaxing and feeling cherished.
Give Mom a well-deserved spa day. Every mother loves being pampered. Whether it’s a gift certificate to a tranquil spa or homemade facial with help from the kids, Mom will be sure to feel the love.
The gift of silence
Allow Mom some quiet time all to herself. While mom is blissfully napping or reading a book in her bedroom, have everyone pitch in around the house. Once Mom wakes up or leaves her room, surprise her with a spotless and clutter-free home.
Make a coupon book
Don’t limit the appreciation to just one day. Make homemade coupons for household chores, good behavior, foot messages, and errands. Don’t let any coupons go unused.