Mother’s Day is coming up and that means that it is time to go looking for something great for the occasion and what better than to look with small and local vendors around Vancouver.
From Farmers Markets in Vancouver to artisan shops that are great for tourists to find unique gifts to bring back with them, there are many places to start looking. There are Edible Arrangements that you could send, small local flower shops offering stunning flowers, unique cards that are handmade by local artists and so much more.
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas 2021
A basket is the perfect gift for Mother’s Day because you can put a variety of items into the basket and it is much easier when you go with a theme. Is there something that you know your gift recipient loves more than anything? It could be books, wine, chocolate, cookies, and there are many ways to find a variety of items based on that one theme. You could easily fill up a box with little gifts like candles, chocolates, cookies, chips, and other items.
How to Make a Spa Gift Basket for Mother’s Day
This is a great idea for mom and there are many ways to go about doing it. From getting a gift certificate to a local salon, to providing mom with her own items to have a spa day at home like a foot massage machine or nail polish, face mask, or sleeping mask. There are many unique items to find and put into the gift basket for Mother’s Day.
– Homemade soaps and cards
– Candy or chocolates
– Gift certificate to a spa
– New Pajamas
Who doesn’t love that feeling of putting on a new pair of comfy pajamas? That is how you really can unwind and start to relax and why not give someone else that feeling? Gift them a comfortable pair of lounge clothes or pajamas that they can put on when they want to feel their best. When they want to just sit and relax.
There are artisans around Vancouver that are selling their products at stores, online, and at farmers markets around the region. Find farmers markets in Vancouver, Langley, New Westminster, Burnaby, Coquitlam, and other regions, if you are looking to find something local.
Make A Curated Gift Box for Mother’s Day
A curated gift box can be a great way to give someone a fun surprise. They get to see a variety of new things and get something expected, they aren’t likely to have guessed everything you will pick out for them.
It adds more excitement and fun to the holiday occasion. Some ideas to include might be things like flowers, local honey, jams or hot sauces that are made locally, soaps, bath bombs, facial oils, or jewelry.
Ordering a gift online can be a great way to stay out of the stores right now. Or you could place an order with a local bakery for some doughnuts, a cake, or some macarons.
There are many small cafes and shops that need help from the community now more than ever. Why not gift mom some delicious food to try for Mother’s Day like doughnuts from Cartems Doughnuts in Vancouver or a box of macarons from the Soirette Pastry Boutique in downtown Vancouver.
Get Brunch For Mother’s Day
Pick her up some eggs for breakfast from Yolks or get her a gift certificate so that she can order herself later on or go in to eat for outdoor or limited indoor dining.
There are many ways to support your local community while also celebrating those you love and finding something great to gift for Mother’s Day that is just around the corner.
Giving food is a great way to celebrate and give those you love a chance to try something tasty and new. It could be making chocolate covered strawberries at home or bringing her breakfast in bed in the morning so she gets more relaxation that day. There are many ways to make those you love feel special and like you are thinking about them on that day.
Don’t miss the opportunity to spread some kindness and some love this year when Mother’s Day rolls around.
Giving Time Can Mean More Than You Know
Sometimes just giving your time and having a good conversation is going to mean a lot to someone who might be lonely. If you are going to look at spreading some kindness this Mother’s Day then don’t be afraid to look out for those who could use a little kindness, a smile, a nice word or two.
Just making the time to call that loved one and let them know that they are thought of on that day is going to mean a lot more than you could even know. Sometimes it is the simple acts that mean the most and can have the most impact. If you are worried about finding cheap Mother’s Day gifts or that you won’t be able to find anything good enough to give, just remember that time well spent with others can be just as valuable.
Flowers are a great way to spread cheer on Mother’s Day and there are so many beautiful plants and flowers to choose from. A plant can also be a better option because they can keep for much longer than a bouquet of flowers might. You might only have those flowers for days but the plant could last much longer than that. These are just a few simple ideas to turn to when you are looking for something to gift on Mother’s Day that will help those you love to know that they are appreciated and thought of.
It does not always need to cost money though. Finding great Mother’s Day gifts can be fun, you can even make them yourself if you don’t want to buy anything else. From a phone call to a coupon for a kind act later, to breakfast in bed, artisan goods from local craft makers and different growers, there is so much to choose from.