The global pandemic has affected the lifecycle of the people completely; ones who couldn’t wait to dress up and rush to their work are now contained in front of their laptop screens doing “work from home.”
Kids who flocked to schools every morning now wake up late and attend online lectures.
Alongside this, celebratory occasions have also taken a shift so if it is your Mother’s birthday these days, it won’t be the same as previous years.
But that doesn’t have to be gloomy. Whether you are far apart from your Mom or “contained” in a single house, we will discuss exciting ways of making the most of this special occasion.
Let’s start with some online gifts. You can jump straight to the DIY options if you like.
Birthday Gifts for Mothers During Quarantine
Is your mom tensed about the increasing belly or weight in this time of social distancing? Don’t let her go chubby and continue her workout routine with this shaping belt.
She can easily wear it under her clothes. It wraps the mid-section and increases sweating to burn fat along with reducing back pains and supporting the spine. Get now
Your mother is always busy in handling the house chores: getting your younger siblings ready for school, preparing meals, cleaning the house, paying the rents, that she forgets to keep her hands and nails in shape.
If your mom has to sit in front of the screen for long hours as part of her work routine or is writing a novel sitting in a chair, she might definitely be prone to back pains and poor posture.
This brace supports her spine, provides an upright posture and alleviates pains in her back. Make this Day special by giving this thoughtful gift to her. Order now
Listening to the dreadful news of deaths throughout the day and watching threatening videos on social media might be too much for your mother. One way of relaxing her is to immerse her in aromatherapy.
This burner creates a relaxing pattern of smoke and is inculcated with a soothing aroma that will calm her soul. Order by clicking
Strengthening immunity has become the high need of this time so why not gift this Healing Quartz Bottle to your mother so she can prepare crystal elixir water and immunity-boosting drinks?
And why should she? You should make them for her. The bottle comes in variable stone options, each having its own mystical and psychic effects. Purchase now
You can’t possibly risk saying to your mum that you will do all the floor mopping from now on :p
But you can surely give her a helping gift that can simplify her cleaning processes. These slippers can get the job done while she involves herself in daily activities. Cool, right? So click to order
This isolation phase is the perfect time your mother can get her beauty routines back on track. Get her this Icy roller on this birthday which can soothe her skin, reduce puffiness, improves skin elasticity and give a youthful glow. Order now
Have you ever given a shirt to your mother to express your unspoken love for her? If you haven’t, it’s time you do it. This T-shirt is an emotional gift of touch that she is bound to simply love. Get now
And if you think you have run out of giftable options, this chic scarf will always come to your rescue. You can give 2-3 colors of this highly convenient scarf to your mother so that she can mix and match them with her dresses. She has “all the time” right now to do that. Click to order
The last gift on our list of quarantine gifts is this decorative diffuser. Not only does it cast a magical glow in the room with its 3D Meteor effect but it also functions as an air purifier and odor repellant. Such utility gifts could just be the perfect option on this day. Purchase now
DIY Gift Ideas for’s Birthday
Getting gifts is one thing; making them yourself by infusing emotions is another. Here are some unique ways of making this quarantine Mother’s Birthday special.
Do you have memorable photos of you and your mom on your laptop, camera and phone? Now is the best time to get them printed from your printer and make a charming collage out of them. Print them on Photo Paper for the authentic Polaroid feel.
One of the most meaningful gifts for mom could be her favorite dish prepared by you. Pasta, Pizza, Rice, Custard; whatever her favorite dish is, put your soul into it. And you can put the dinner in the oven and have a note saying “Dinner in the oven” on the kitchen counter to make things even more emotional!
DIY Flower vase
There are several options you can make vases out of: glass bottles, food containers, corks, pine cones, disco balls or wood. Either make hanging versions of them or the more common, table piece-formatted.
Again, you can be as experimentative as you like. Make necklaces from tassels, bangles, leather feathers, beads, painted wood, plastic, jewels, or cloth fabrics.
Awww. Even the thought of it gives us chills. It’s highly sentimental, considerate and artistic; all at the same time. You can make them from Plaster simply but if you want to go to the next level, you can find plenty of ways of making hand mold on YouTube.
How to spend time with your mother on this day
If you want to try a different angle to the celebration and avoid giving her any gifts, we have some unique ideas of spending quality time with the quarantined mothers as well.
Talk, talk and talk
Make her day special by conversing about here favorites. Be it food, movies or books; this day should only be just about her. Don’t let her feel bored by remaining busy in your online activities.
Make her an Insta Celebrity
Showcase your makeup skills and transform your mother into a celebrity. Get out all your makeup accessories and set to work.
Watch a movie together
Download her favorite movie and watch it with her on the big lounge screen. You can have popcorns and a cola drink with you to replicate the exact ambiance of a cinema.
Give her a massage
Essential oils are your tool and Youtube videos, your teacher. Soothe her up with an invigorating massage on this day because believe us, self-isolation may be really hard on her especially if she is a working woman.
Watch your childhood pictures together
And have a loud laugh while doing that! Mothers love to discuss their motherhood journey: how you were born and brought up, what your issues were as a small kid, how you managed to wake her up every single night, and much more!
Become a mistress for a day
Let her relax in her chair, being massaged by a vibrating body massager and watch her favorite movie or TV Show while you do all the house chores for a day.
What if your mother is away
If you do not live with your mom and cannot meet her on this Birthday due to quarantine, here are some ways to connect with her.
- Cook on video call together
- Send her missing you mom texts
- Edit photos with family and gift it to her
- Gift her E-Cards and what to write as greetings? Here are some emotional messages to help you.
Emotional Mother’s Day Messages
“A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie” – Tenneva Jordan
“Mothers are like glue. Even when you can’t see them, they’re still holding the family together” – Susan Gale
“All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother” – Abraham Lincoln
“As many as the stars on the sky, so do I have as many regards to the woman who brought me to this world” – Unknown
“Thank you for every hug, word of encouragement, an act of love you’ve given me” – Unknown