There’s an intrinsic association between Moms and flowers. Afterall, Moms are gardeners of children, aren’t they? Moms grow, nurture, and delight in their children blooming. Maybe that’s why the traditional gift for Mother’s Day is flowers!
I know this can also be a tough holiday for some but I am always struck by the resilience by moms of all kinds. In celebration of the holiday, I’ve collected some of my favorites to share the gift of inspiration, a handy tool, or a little self-care and encourage her to nurture herself or treat yourself to something special!
The BEST garden gloves – also great for processing flowers! Perfect for protecting hands during spring chores like pruning roses and planting delicate seedlings.
Ideal for spring garden tasks, light pruning, and flower processing. These are a regular in my tool box!
Erin Benzakein is known industry-wide for her wow-worthy photos and locally grown floral goodness. This hardback book tackles the basics of growing and design, making it the perfect gift for hobbyists and seasoned growers alike.
Mom loves flowers, but what about bouquet-making? Perhaps it’s time for a new hobby and a fun way to express herself! I’ve created a mini-course from Bouquet Bootcamp® that delivers step-by-step guided directions on how to create beautiful and professional-looking bouquets using my Spiral Method. This 2-hour, self-paced course will show mom how to quickly and efficiently build gorgeous bouquets without breaking stems and overstuffing.
“In this beautiful and empowering book, Jennifer Jewell introduces 75 inspiring women. Working in wide-reaching fields that include botany, floral design, landscape architecture, farming, herbalism, and food justice, these influencers are creating change from the ground up.”
One of my favorite educators and designers, Ariella Chezar, explores her iconic design style in this gorgeous hardback book.
The ultimate gift for every hardworking mom! This is one of my absolute favorite wellness tools. Pretty much essential after a long workday—It’s a bit of an investment, but it gets those deep knots out.
A fun and different way to experiment with flowers, other than growing and arranging them! Give the gift of longevity to your flower lover!
Epsom Salt Baths
Epsom salt baths and arnica are two of my go to self-care staples. These are a gentle way to soothe achy muscles and feel rested and refreshed.
Let me know if you have a favorite pick and what may be your favorite gift to give or receive for Mothers Day!