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All about the Day to Honor and Cherish Motherhood and Maternal Bond
For all that a mother is, a mere one-day celebration is never enough. A mother is she who can take the place of all others, but whose place no one else can take and thus motherhood and maternal bond has to be cherished for eternity. She is worth a hundred teachers and she shapes a child’s thoughts and character. The celebration of mother’s day reflects the importance of mothers and honors them for their unconditional love and support.
The tradition follows that the children gift flowers, presents and cards to their mothers, grandmothers and other maternal figures. It is observed on different days across 40 countries around the world during the months of March or May. The celebration has now become synonymous with the old celebrations like the festival of Hilaria, Cybele and others.
The common ideas for gifting include her favorite music collection, dinner table gift set, bedroom decor and others. Picnic or dinner with family can also be ideal as the part of the celebrations. Supposedly, it is said to be the busiest day of the year for American restaurants. Nevertheless, to send flowers for mother’s day as a sign of appreciation, love and affection to the mother can be the best thing. May it be luxurious roses, classic orchids, vibrant tulips, fanciful daisies, daffodils, lilies, azaleas or fragrant gardenia the flowers suit the best for the most special day of the year? Fresh bouquets or luxurious vases can be designed with her favorite flowers to convey her warm message of everlasting love.
Carnations are widely gifted and hold the significance of being distributed by Jarvis on the first Mother’s Day memorial service in 1907. Carnations are also called as dianthus symbolizes love, distinction and fascination. Also, the different colors of carnations express different feelings as in light red conveys admiration, while white dianthus represent good luck and pink carnations symbolize gratitude. It is thus very important to understand the “Language of Flowers”. Unique bouquets can be created by blending different flowers to convey an eloquent message to the mother or any other maternal figures.
“Mother is like a flower; beautiful and unique.” One can also choose from wide range of unique gifts to present on this special day. A house garden, a book shelf, her favorite album, engraved birthstone bracelet, a handbag or a clutch, a jewelry set, vases, unique cooking tools or a kitchen decor are a few of the unique ideas to send gifts for mother’s day.
It is found that long distance phone calls peak on this special day and the National Retail Foundation cites that mother’s day celebrations involve a 1$4 billion industry. This is one of the periods were florists see their biggest sales of the year.
Mother is the greatest teacher of love in everyone’s life. Abraham Lincoln had once quoted “I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.” She is patience and compassion personified. Gratitude and celebrations are not at all enough to compensate the unconditional love and sacrifice made by the mother. Cheers to motherhood across the world!