Mother's Day Gift Guide 2019
05 March 2019
We know Mums are pretty special ladies all year round but Mother's Day is the perfect excuse to give them a day of pure relaxation and spoil them rotten with all their favourite things to say 'thanks for being a super Mum'. Falling on 31st March this year, Mothering Sunday isn't too far away now! Time to get your thinking caps on and plan a lovely day full of thoughtful treats, love and surprises that will make your mum feel truly treasured.
Here at Funky Flowers, the team love having special requests from children (of all ages!) to make a bespoke bouquet of their mum's favourite flowers, with some of the top blooms requested being pink roses, bright tulips and germini. Read on for some of our favourite gifts and treats in West Drayton and surrounding local area which are perfect for Mums.
Treat your Mum to … an Afternoon Tea
Tucked away in Ruislip is Honey Bees Cakes, a dainty little local shop full of delicious goodies to full hungry tummy’s with. Honey Bees Cakes offers scrumptious Traditional Afternoon Teas daily, meaning you can easily book you and your mum in for an afternoon full of delicate finger sandwiches, mini cakes, chocolate dipped strawberries, warm scones and unlimited tea. They also offer gluten free and vegan afternoon tea options.
Traditional afternoon tea starts from £13.50 per person
Spoil special mums this Mothering Sunday with a beautiful bouquet of her favourite blooms from Funky Flowers. Our expert florist team lovingly create Mother’s Day bouquets using seasonal stems and stems we know mums always love – such as bright tulips, delicate roses and scented lilies. Choose from our Mother’s Day flower collection with bouquets in pretty pastel shades of pink and purple or bold and bright. Funky Flowers can deliver Mother’s Day flowers locally to West Drayton and surrounding areas or arrange nationwide delivery for mums that live further away.
Strictly come dancing
Treat your mum to a toe-tapping, feel good evening with a show at Beck Theatre in Hayes. Ballroom magic is brought to life with Burn the Floor, which is back on tour with star of Strictly Come Dancing Kevin Clifton. From romantic Waltz, Jive, fun Foxtrot, Samba to passion filled Tango, Kevin and the professional dancers will take your breath away with their show stopping performance.
For tickets and more information visit Beck Theatre in Hayes website
Mums go free this Mother’s Day at Osterley Park and House
Celebrate Mother’s Day with a visit to National Trust Osterley Park and House in Hounslow, stroll round the beautiful formal gardens and explore the historic 18th century house. Mums go free this Mothering Sunday (31st of March), making it the perfect time to visit Osterley Park and House to enjoy the woodland walk, discover the boathouse and ancient meadows full of spring wildflowers.
After exploring this historic estate, why not reward yourselves with some refreshments at the Brewhouse Café and Stables Walled Garden to sample some delicious food and jams from the National Trust range.
Spa the day away at Stoke Park
Thank your Mum for all her hard work, love and support over the years with a Spa Retreat day at Stoke Park Hotel and Spa. Escape every day at the tranquil luxury spa – voted one of the top spas to visit in a lifetime by Vanity Fair. Stoke Park Spa situated within the Pavilion has indoor heated pool, steam room, Scandinavian sauna, relaxation rooms and offer a range of Thalgo spa treatments which are renowned for their powerful revitalising and healing properties.
The perfect place for frazzled mums to unwind for the day, Stoke Park Spa have a variety of spa packages starting from just £75pp.
Ladies who Lunch in Windsor
Book a lunch spot on Mother's Day at character filled hotel Sir Christopher Wren, ideally nestled on the banks of the Thames in Windsor. Enjoy a 3 course Sunday lunch with live jazz music, whilst enjoying stunning river views from The Brasserie. As an extra treat, every mum will receive a special Mother’s Day gift!
Price for 3 course lunch on Mothering Sunday start at £39.50 per adult