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rpitchfo Mon 10-Mar-14 08:48:26

looking for a little inspiration. Want to do something nice for DPs first mothers day. Did anyone do anything especially nice for the first one?

AndHarry Mon 10-Mar-14 13:59:40

That's lovely, how thoughtful smile

Some ideas:

- if she has a charm bracelet, you could get a charm made with a print of your baby's hand or foot (online options available but be quick!), or you could get a necklace pendant.

- on the same lines, there are lots of pottery places that will do an impression of the baby's hands and feet onto a mug, plaque, plate etc.

- book an outdoor family photoshoot

- flowers and chocolates are lovely

- an engagement ring grin

- breakfast in bed

GooseyLoosey Mon 10-Mar-14 14:01:34

Just a long lie-in with no baby! Maybe a card with hand or foot prints on. Breakfast in bed.

When my were babies, what I wanted more than anything on earth was sleep!!!!!

ELR Mon 10-Mar-14 14:06:35

DH put a box of chocs in dd cot so when I went into get her they were there. Think I also got tea and toast and a magazine to read but that may have been year two!
I would say just a nice card and flowers would be lovely.

TwittyMcTwitterson Sat 15-Mar-14 20:40:48

As above, lie in!


An eternity ring

Flowers / chocs

Locket with pics of u as family

Get down on one knee

Painted/moulded handprints

Breakfast in bed

Day off


Scrap book of family moments with space at the end for the many years to come.


MyNameIsKenAdams Sat 15-Mar-14 20:42:44

Pick baby up when they wake and take them out for a couple of hours.

leave a tray set in the lounge with pastries, pan au chocolat fruit juice etc and a note saying to relax and enjoy their morning.

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