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Celebrating Mom: Thoughtful Mother’s Day Gift Ideas & A Giveaway | Solange & Frances

Celebrating Mom: Thoughtful Mother’s Day Gift Ideas & A Giveaway

And the winner of our April giveaway is....Chelsea E.!  Congratulations to Chelsea and thanks to all who participated.

Mother's Day is a special occasion to honor and appreciate the incredible women in our lives who have nurtured, supported, and loved us unconditionally. Finding the perfect gift to express gratitude and love can sometimes be a challenge. To help you make this Mother's Day truly memorable, here are some thoughtful gift ideas that are sure to bring a smile to your mom's face.

We're also doing a giveaway for one lucky mom!  We're giving away one Kitchen Gift Box for Mom as well as a $100 gift card to our online store.  Read on for more details.


Personalized Gifts

Personalized gifts add a unique touch that shows thoughtfulness and care. Consider customizing a piece of jewelry with her initials or birthstone, creating a photo book filled with cherished memories, or presenting her with a monogrammed beach bag.  

Spa Day at Home

Treat your mom to a day of relaxation and pampering in the comfort of her own home. Put together a spa gift basket with luxurious bath salts, scented candles, a soft robe, and her favorite skincare products. You could even include a gift certificate for a professional massage or facial.

Subscription Services

Give the gift that keeps on giving with a subscription service tailored to your mom's interests. Whether she enjoys reading, cooking, gardening, or trying new beauty products, there are subscription boxes available for every hobby and passion.

Experience Gifts

Create lasting memories by gifting your mom an experience she'll never forget. Consider tickets to a concert or show she's been wanting to see, a cooking class to learn new culinary skills together, or a weekend getaway to her favorite destination.

Handmade Gifts

Showcase your creativity and thoughtfulness by crafting a handmade gift for your mom. Whether it's a hand-painted mug, a knitted scarf, or a homemade batch of her favorite cookies, the time and effort you put into creating something special will surely be appreciated.

Curated Gift Box just for Mom

Curated gift boxes for Mother's Day are a thoughtful and personalized way to show appreciation to the special mothers in our lives. A themed gift box is carefully crafted to cater to various tastes and preferences, making it a versatile and heartfelt present. We’re giving away a gift box especially for the mom whose kitchen is her sanctuary. It includes a Solange & Frances Set of 8 Teakwood Utensils, a Teak Haus Square Marine Cutting Board, a lemon pound cake beeswax candle, and a watercolor dish towel just for Mom.

Time Together

Sometimes the best gift you can give is the gift of quality time spent together. Plan a day out exploring a new city, enjoying a picnic in the park, or simply sharing stories over coffee. The memories created during these moments will be cherished for years to come.

And last but not least, we are giving away a $100 gift card to our online store.  You'll be able to choose thoughtful, unique home decor gifts for all the special mothers in your life.

This Mother's Day, take the time to show your mom how much she means to you with a thoughtful and heartfelt gift that reflects her unique personality and interests. Remember, it's the love and appreciation behind the gift that truly matters. Happy Shopping!

Giveaway Details:

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Please review all Terms and Conditions on contest widget before entering. While we wish we could run this contest everywhere, for legal reasons it is only open to eligible residents of the continental U.S., not including Rhode Island. This contest is exclusively endorsed by Solange & Frances and runs through April 30, 2024.  We’ll announce the lucky winner here as well as on social media on May 1.  Good luck, and may the odds be ever in your favor!

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Lily Kwan - April 30, 2024

going out to eat

Miles Winford - April 30, 2024

A fresh seafood meal at a place on the beach.

Dolores Harris - April 30, 2024

Brunch is always good!

Kriss K - April 30, 2024

I’m hoping to surprise her with an out of state visit!

Susan Marina Brown Lane - April 30, 2024

I will message and talk to my sisters and sisters-in-law. My Mom and the Grands have passed.

Sand - April 29, 2024

Spending the day with my mom.

AEKZ2 - April 29, 2024

My mom lives far away from me. I’ll call her and spend the day with my kids.

william causey - April 29, 2024

I have cancer so this will most likely be my wife’s last Mother’s Day with me so we will make the most of it.

Christina moore - April 29, 2024

I will go out to eat with my daughters

william - April 29, 2024

we do whatever mom wants to do! she is the boss of the day!

M. Lamb - April 29, 2024

i take mom out to dinner, she loves it!

maria - April 29, 2024

sending flowers! I always send my mom sunflowers!

tiffany dayton - April 29, 2024

Have a nice dinner with family.

Heather Curtis - April 28, 2024

I am driving down to Florida to see my mom on Mother’s Day weekend (and staying for a couple of weeks). My mom has been in the hospital after a recent stroke and dementia diagnosis and I haven’t seen her in over 2 years (unfortunately, my husband is battling his own health issues and this is the first time we’ve been able to make any plans to travel out of town). I can’t wait to see her!! I am hoping she is out of the hospital by the time I get down there so I can take her out to eat and make her Mother’s Day extra special.

Jenny S - April 28, 2024

This is the first Mother’s Day in almost 20 years I’ve lived near my mom so we’ll get to spend the day together.

Irene - April 27, 2024

Brunch with my mom

Sheila Vives - April 27, 2024

I honored mom early this year. I do plan a nice brunch on Mother’s Day.

Melinda - April 26, 2024

Taking her to one of her favorite restaurants in the month of May.
I’m also a mother, so I’m planning on doing self-care. I’m not very good at doing self care, I tend to put others before my own needs.

K - April 26, 2024

Just spending quality time together! Maybe a nice trip to the beach.

Jerrilynn Atherton - April 25, 2024

My mom is gone and my kids live out of state so I will volunteer to be on call so the other mom on our team can enjoy her day.

patricia caradonna - April 25, 2024

My mother passes away in 2019. I had a mass said for my mom. I sent my Dad’s wife a planter which will arrive for Mother’s day. We are also taking my mother-in-law on a weekend getaway and out to dinner. She is very excited.

Susan P. - April 24, 2024

We go out to dinner with my daughter and MIL.

Gina N. - April 22, 2024

We’re having a family brunch for my Mother and Mother-in-law. As a bonus we are having a dessert table with their favorites and then they will open gifts. It will be a fun day.

Michelle G - April 21, 2024

I’m the only mother here, so it will be a day catered to my needs with meals, outdoor activity and relaxation all to my specifications.

Angie Purpura - April 20, 2024

I am spending the day with my family and enjoying my family! As crazy as we all are, we love each other and are there for each other!

Edward - April 18, 2024

spending day with wife and son. My son’s birthday is also that day

Tina - April 18, 2024

Visiting my mom at the cemetery

LB - April 16, 2024

I am spoiling my mom now, since I will not be with her in May. We have been eating at her favorite restaurants and a lot of shopping!

Rajee Pandi - April 15, 2024

Taking my mom to tour to other country

Cheryll Powning - April 14, 2024

Unfortunately, my mom has passed away. I always take a bouquet of flowers to her gravesite on Mother’s Day.

Also, my husband has passed away. so it will be me being spoiled by my 3 boys, their wives, and my 4 grandchildren. They usually have me over for brunch mid-day and then we have a bbq at my house later in the day.

Marci - April 14, 2024

Take mom out for dinner

JeannieD - April 13, 2024

I’m a mom and a widow with kids and family who are not close by – so, on Mother’s Day I go as a daughter to the Senior Living facility and bring a little something (either a little plant, candy, flower, ceramic knick-nack, book) for each ‘mom’ (and even those who are not moms) who is alone on that day.

Patty Bersch - April 13, 2024

My mom is gone now so I have no plans. ☹️

Rosemary Hall-Perry - April 13, 2024

Ever since my mother passed away, my daughter has been hosting a Mother’s Day brunch for my sister and me. We always have a wonderful time reminiscing about all the vacations that my mother took us on. Additionally, I like to send flowers to my sisters who live in other states to wish them a Happy Mother’s Day.As a loving mother, it is important for me to ensure that my daughter also has a wonderful Mother’s Day. It is a special occasion that should be celebrated with joy and love, and I am committed to making it a memorable day for her.

Carolyn D - April 13, 2024

I am planning on making my mom a decadent tuxedo cake.

Sara - April 13, 2024

I took my mom to an early celebration to see My Fair Lady. The actual mother’s day will be spent with my teenagers.

Lorie Resnick - April 13, 2024

I’m 100% solo mom with two young teens, we will be at a soccer tourney, and hoping my kids simply give me a huge strong hug❤️❤️

Antoinette M - April 12, 2024

We will have a special dinner at home.

Georgette Hohl - April 12, 2024

My only child-my daughter and I have not seen each other in 10 years. So I’ll just celebrate quietly with some take out and a streamed movie. I love contests and they have become a hobby since retiring.

Paula Peterson - April 12, 2024

I’m taking my kids camping this Mothers Day,

T E - April 12, 2024

My Mother is almost 84 and is in Memory Care. We will be doing our best to spend time with her making it a very special and nostalgic day for her. Having a lovely brunch and sharing pictures, music and stories together with her.

Kerry - April 12, 2024

I always spend Mom’s Day morning sending personalized messages to the special women in my life, whether they are moms or not.

Kelle - April 11, 2024

Very cool!

sherri p. - April 11, 2024

I always make a special meal with leftovers, so she doesn’t have to cook.

Kelley Schroeder - April 11, 2024

My mom has passed. So I try to relax and enjoy my day as a mom myself.

Barb Flickinger - April 11, 2024

My mom is gone, but my daughter is now a mom, so we spend time together with her husband and kids.

Shelia Hall - April 11, 2024

I am making cards & giftcards for them

Trinity Rosario - April 11, 2024

Letting the women in my life know how important they are.

Shana Stiles - April 11, 2024

I want to make my mom a custom blanket with all her grandkids with their names on it and a portrait of them on it.

Azeem - April 11, 2024

I’m planning a spa day at good with my mom & wife

Lisa - April 11, 2024

My boys grill or cook for me, AND EVEN DO THE DISHES

Alma Fisher - April 11, 2024

We always do church and food and family and gifts.

Kathy Donley - April 11, 2024

Will probably cook dinner for my mother in law and daughter who are both mothers.

Susan Smith - April 11, 2024

We will be taking my MIL to her favorite restaurant for dinner.

Rikki Jones - April 11, 2024

I am hoping my family makes the day special for me. My mom lives 7 hours away and I will of course send her a card and a little something. Not flowers because she is allergic to fragrances. We will definitely do something for my mother-in-law who is in assisted living. We can definitely give her flowers and eat with her at her place.

Lisa Reid - April 11, 2024

Love the beautiful gift ideas.

Darla Peduzzi - April 11, 2024

My mom has passed away. We will have dinner with our daughter and grandson.

Donna Barnes - April 11, 2024

Spending time with my elderly Mother.

Fredrick Pauly - April 11, 2024

I already got her a DVD series she wanted and an electronic picture frame.

Sandy C. - April 11, 2024

Sadly, my mom passed away 4 years today. But on Mother’s Day my brother and I get together and remember all her goodness and sweetness.

Lisa Vance - April 11, 2024

By having a family meal.

Thomas P - April 11, 2024

Give her the day she wants – a day and dinner with her family

Sara Alvaro - April 11, 2024

My mother is dead so really nothing.

Karen Mead - April 11, 2024

My mom passed away so I don’t have any mothers in my life :(

Debra - April 10, 2024

All I can do is keep my mom’s memory alive. Been 12 years.

Amy Williams - April 9, 2024

My mom and my Mothers day will be great this year because not only do I get to take her out for her day my son will be getting out of the Marines for good and coming home to us.

Tami Vollenweider - April 7, 2024

My mom is no longer here, but my Husband makes it special for me. He will cook a favorite meal for me!!

RICHARD SKUSE - April 7, 2024

take her out to eat

Deborah Stinson - April 5, 2024

My daughter and I will probably do something with my granddaughter to celebrate.

Jeanette Gillett - April 4, 2024

Very thankful for my heath and my 2 very cute Grandsons and both kids are healthy too …all I can ask for God is so Good ♥️♥️💜💜💜♥️🎣💓💓💓💘❤️❤️❤️💙💜💜💜💜💕💜💓💘❤️💗

Crystal Abel - April 3, 2024

My mother is in the hospital right now, so I hope she gets better from having surgery and pulls through. I will be praying.

Shannon Peterson - April 3, 2024

Six years ago my brother who had the same birthday as her ,passed away the day before mother’s day. This is a very tough holiday for her so I try to let her know every chance I get how loved and appreciated she is . She deserves the world and I wish I could give it to her

Tammy E Catterton - April 3, 2024

My Mom is heaven almost 6 yesrs / My Mominlaw I call Mom now I try to make Mother’s Day special for her

Nancy - April 2, 2024

My mother has passed but being a mother myself I enjoy the day by pampering myself & thinking of her. Thank you & hope all mothers feel cared for.

kathy m - April 2, 2024

we host a small gathering of mothers from the senior center who can’t be with their children so they don’t feel forgotten!

AC - April 2, 2024

Ever since my mother passed away, my brothers & I get together for dinner at her favorite restaurant. We reminisce and remember all the good times with her.

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