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Happy mothers day, what did we get.

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buttercrumble Sun 10-Mar-13 08:54:12

I got a beautiful champagne coloured swatch watch, really lovely and unexpected. Its made my day, i just hoped for a card tbh......

daisydoodoo Sun 10-Mar-13 09:43:26

An unexpected present of a bead for my bracelet. I know a lot of style and beauty afficionado's will think this beyind tacky, but I love my trollbead bracelet. Its not got many beads on but all chosen by my gorgeous dc.

Iwillorderthefood Sun 10-Mar-13 09:45:18

A lie in, breakfast in bed and a poem that likened me to a chef, which had DH and I in well hidden stitches. My cooking is adequate.

Iwillorderthefood Sun 10-Mar-13 09:45:30

It was lovely though.

Special Mother's Day Congrats to Muggle and Mini and any others with tiny newbies thanks
Ahhh x

cocolepew Sun 10-Mar-13 09:50:44

A tube of Mini Eggs and a lovely compact mirror from DD.
A teddy plague saying Best Mummy Ever and a tiny pillow saying home sweet home from DD2.
Both bought me cards and I also got a card from the dog grin.

AWimbaWay Sun 10-Mar-13 09:51:07

Beautiful handmade cards with poems, Ds's poem likened me to a lovely soft pillow and Dd1's to a soft chinchilla. I may start a diet tomorrow. They are wonderful grin.

CeeceeBloomingdale Sun 10-Mar-13 09:51:22

Lots of loveliness - a tan leather bag (bought this myself and hubby refunded me), flowers, box of chocs and a slab of decorated chocolate from each girl that they chose themselves. Several cards, a bought one from each and the eldest made 3 homemade ones at school, rainbows etc. Now the down side - it's snowing, they woke me at 6:30 and hubby snored until 9:30 before getting me a cuppa. He's off to footy all day and big one has a party to go and I need to clean for MIL coming to so my Mother's Day will be short lived. I have EARNED these gifts wink

cocolepew Sun 10-Mar-13 09:52:38

Oh and DD2 made me cornflake buns yesterday that appear to be 90% chocolate!

TheOneAndOnlyAlpha Sun 10-Mar-13 09:54:52

Seeds for my new garden. Perfecto!

Limelight Sun 10-Mar-13 10:02:58

Home-made cards from both DC (DS is 5, DD is 2) and they helped DH make breakfast. Also a particularly special drawing of me, DS (5), and a stoat doing some 'crazy mother's day moves'.

He's a bit of a one off my boy. smile

stoat sounds fun Limelight smile Nice imagination !

Happy mothers day everyone thanks

Ds who is 11 has been working his socks off for 2 months to earn money for an xbox memory thing, or so I thought, he has really been out washing neighbours cars, doing lots of extra jobs in the house and taking a neighbours dog for a walk to earn money to buy me the insanity fitness dvds, I sobbed when he told me he planned it all.

I got 4 homemade cards, chocolate, flowers and best of all lots of cuddles and kisses from ds and my 3 dds who thought putting bright red lipstick on before smothering me in kisses would be hilarious grin

CareerGirl01 Sun 10-Mar-13 10:24:32

Congrats to all the first-time MD mums here! Got home made and shop card and home made chocolates from DD1 (4YO) and the appearance of a very obvious foot from DD2 - who is minus 8 weeks! I never saw anything like this when pg with DD1 so it was scary and lovely at the same time.

foxysocks Sun 10-Mar-13 10:44:16

happy mothering sunday! (I wrote mithering the first time, perhaps more accurate?!)

i got two homemade cards - DD made hers at school along with two big tissue paper flowers, DS made his at nursery and it has a picture of a 'buff-fly' on it <melts>

AND as if that wasn't enough DH organised this beautiful scarf from them both too.

have just had family brunch and about to head out for a walk over the bridge, before rugby and toad in the hole (DH speciality!) later. might even have a sneaky vino <rock and roll>

thanks all round

ScooseIsLoose Sun 10-Mar-13 10:46:49

A huge card and lovely cuddle off dd (2.7) she also got me an urban decay Theodora palette and a primer potion very clever of her to go to debenhams and buy them smile

ChompieMum Sun 10-Mar-13 10:51:12

A bed full of diaorrhea at 3.30 am from DC 3. Both of us covered head to toe - co-sleeping.

INeverSaidThat Sun 10-Mar-13 10:57:57

Toast and a bag of dolly mixtures. From DD and DS2. Had a lovely long phone call from DS1 last night. smile

racingheart Sun 10-Mar-13 11:00:28

Tea in bed - brought by DS1 with the mug inside a bowl to avoid spillage.
Cards I'd bought ages ago for emergencies - but with very cute messages in them.
A candle
Some lovely bubble bath - the good stuff.
A lovely breakfast of croissants and berries.

Feeling all loved up.

DH has taken them off to rugby. I'm about to have a long bath in peace.

Wonderland121 Sun 10-Mar-13 11:02:26

Breakfast in bed crumpets & coffee.

Big bouquet of gorgeous flowers, some thorntons chocolates and some homemade fudge with 2 gorgeous cards.

I expected nothing and am over the moon smile

HiggsBoson Sun 10-Mar-13 11:08:09

Nothing sad

janji Sun 10-Mar-13 11:22:56

Mulberry purse (to replace the one stolen a few months ago), Starbucks in bed, chocs, flowers and cards. Roast dinner (thank you M&S for your £15 special) promised for later! Am very very lucky.

TuesdayNightDateNight Sun 10-Mar-13 11:26:50

A card from DD (oh look mummy I found this card on the table, can I write it for you - yes dear I bought I as a "spare"in case Daddy forgot.

Lovely message inside and a wooden owl necklace she chose herself.


Now having bath while her friend is over before we go to mums for lunch!

Over all. I'm happysmile

Darlingclementine Sun 10-Mar-13 11:34:46

A lovely bunch of roses, chocolates and a teddy bear (!) that 3 month old DS has taken a fancy too. Along with a card larger than him!

Off out for a walk and then lunch. First Mother's Day so feel very, very lucky. We found out I was pregnant with DS last Mother's Day too grin

Mumof3men Sun 10-Mar-13 12:26:50

a big bunch of flowers, a HUGE box of Thorntons, ds3 surprised me when I went in to open the curtains in the spare room yesterday (he lives 100 miles away and came home for a visit), ds 1 is making a roast for lunch and ds2 who is working tonight 100 miles away rang this morning :-)

NotSoNervous Sun 10-Mar-13 12:29:36

I got the most beautiful gummy smile from my 4m old DD and a card and beautiful flowers. Also got a card of DP telling me I'm a great mum which was lovely

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