May 14th, 2012
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas
With Mother’s Day fast approaching on May 13th, we’re sure a few of you are in panic-mode, desperately trying to find the perfect gift that will show your mom just how much you care. As much as we all love our mothers, finding the right gift is not easy. We’ve all been there – rushing round the shops at the last minute with zero idea of what to buy has almost become a prerequisite for Mother’s Day! But this year, instead of treating mom to some flowers or chocolates like so many others, why not take your gift to the next level? Giving her an experience gift will not only show you have taken the time to think of a personalized present, but will also make her day utterly unforgettable!
Here at Experience Days, we have tried to make things just that little bit easier for you by selecting some gifts we know would make any mom happy. Whether she’s into food, wine, cruises, exploring, or just needs a bit of old fashioned TLC, there really is something for everyone. Check out our suggestions for some unique and thoughtful gifts that are sure to put a smile on mom’s face to last all day!
If your mom loves exploring and excitement, we’re going to guess that flowers or bath salts may not go down too well. Make sure this Mother’s Day is special by giving her an experience that she will remember forever. If she loves the outdoors and beautiful views, a scenic flight tour could make the ideal present. Gazing out at the beautiful horizon far below and admiring the spectacular views will put a smile on everyone’s face, and with choices of tours in both helicopters and airplanes, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect flight. If your mom loves to get involved, why not go one step further and give her a flying lesson?? www.experiencedays.com/Scenic_Flights.html
The Busy Mom
We all know how much our mothers do, so it’s no surprise that many moms claim all they want for Mother’s Day is to put their feet up and relax. If your mom’s always rushing around trying to get things done, then a spa certificate may be just what she needs to unwind. With over 5,000 spas across the country and many treatments such as facials, massages and body wraps to choose from, it won’t be hard for mom to relax, renew and rejuvenate her body and mind! http://www.xperiencedays.com/Spa_Gift_Certificates.html
Who doesn’t love food? Whether your mom dreams of cakes and chocolates or loves the savory spiciness of Indian food, we have a taste for every palate. For those with a sweet tooth, what could be better than a chocolate tour, exploring shops and cafés and tasting different styles of indulgent chocolate? No matter how good a cook your mother may be, there’s always scope to improve…so why not surprise her by giving her lessons in cooking something completely different? With a wide range of ethnic cooking classes available, your mom is guaranteed to have a wonderful time with fellow foodies and take home brand new culinary techniques. http://www.xperiencedays.com/Food_and_Wine.html
The Wine Lover
If your mom is a real wine lover, then look no further! We offer a wide range of wine tasting classes across the country that combine fascinating information with a fun and relaxed atmosphere…and, of course, plenty of specifically chosen wines! Your mom can learn about an array of wines through tasting them as the instructor discusses their unique attributes, growing regions, color, aroma, background, and flavors. This is a simply wonderful culinary experience! http://www.xperiencedays.com/Wine_Tasting_Classes.html
If you’re still not sure any of these great activities are quite right for your mom, don’t worry. Perhaps the ultimate Mother’s Day gift would be a combination of all those experiences…so look no further than a lunch or dinner cruise! Combining fine food, great wines, beautiful scenery and a relaxing boat ride, what could be more perfect? Throw in the excitement of some sightseeing and good company, and there you have it…a wonderful day that not only says how much you care, but is also a day that your mom will remember forever. http://www.xperiencedays.com/Dinner_&_Lunch_Cruises.html