Mother's Day (UK)All over the UK this Sunday, kids will be wishing their mums a Happy Mother’s Day! As an American myself, I say why not really catch your mom off-guard on a day she doesn’t expect it. Celebrate how awesome she is… with a bit of UK style.

First, it’s worth finding out a little bit about how Mother’s Day is celebrated in the UK. It’s history is quite different from American Mother’s Day, with significant religious roots.

That doesn’t mean you have to be religious to celebrate it. It’s just an interesting background that you might be interested in learning more about. The Mother’s Day Central site offers a good overview.

So, how can you get in on this bonus Mother’s Day fun? Here are a few simple ideas:

However you choose to honor the leading lady in your life, make sure it includes a heartfelt “I love you!”


P.S. Mum’s the word!