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Hugs for mum.

Mother’s Day is nearly here and we have everything you need to make mum’s day extra-special from craft present ideas and hand-made cards to the perfect recipes for a gourmet breakfast in bed.

Cards and craft for mum
While presents from the shop are great, there is nothing mums love more than a handmade gift they can treasure forever. Get the craft supplies out and print-off these mother’s day craft and card ideas for the kids.

Mother's Day craft and card
Help the kids make a card their mum will be proud to display on her mantelpiece with this printable craft card. All you need to do is print the activity and get out the craft supplies. We needed tissue paper, craft glue and scissors but feel free to get creative and include other ideas like photos, glitter and stickers.

Mother's Day letter activity
Kids can practise their writing skills by writing their mother or grandmother a heart-felt letter for Mother's Day that she will cherish.

Super Mother's Day card

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Is your wife a supermum? Help the kids spoil her this Mother's Day starting with this printable card.

Mother’s Day coupons
Need some fun ideas on ways your kids can spoil their mum this Mother's Day? Try this book of cute coupons with everything from breakfast in bed for mum to an I owe you one hug and even a clean room. She can cash these in whenever she sees fit.

Mother’s Day bookmarks
Looking for something older kids can make for their mum this Mother's Day? Get out the scissors, contact and ribbon and let them make a bookmark.

Make Your Own Mother's Day Card
Make mum's day with this Mother's Day Card template! Simply download and print to begin, cut out the template and stick on to some coloured cardboard of your choice and write a message to your mother.

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Breakfast in bed for mum

Banana pancakes with golden syrup (recipe here).

  • Banana pancakes with golden syrup <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/banana-pancakes-with-golden-syrup-20111019-1m3te.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.
  • Heavenly homemade waffles <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/kids-cooking/heavenly-homemade-waffles-20120210-1sgar.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.
  • Breakfast frittata <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/breakfast-frittata-20111019-1m1hc.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.
  • Pancakes with dulce de leche <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/desserts/pancakes-with-dulce-de-leche-20130508-2j6oi.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.
  • Shakshuka <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/shakshuka-20120808-23ubx.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.
  • Berry and chocolate buckwheat hotcakes (gluten-free) <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/berry-and-chocolate-buckwheat-hotcakes-20111108-1n4w1.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.
  • Creamy scrambled eggs <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/creamy-scrambled-eggs-20111107-1n2wl.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.
  • Granola with yoghurt and blueberries <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/desserts/granola-with-yoghurt-and-blueberries-20120125-1qgmj.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.
  • Breakfast muffins <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/family-meals/breakfast-muffins-fruit-and-oats-20120424-1xis0.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.
  • Pear and raspberry bread <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/family-meals/breakfast-muffins-fruit-and-oats-20120424-1xis0.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.
  • Super berry smoothie <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/super-berry-smoothie-20120130-1qotu.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.
  • Breakfast bruschetta <a href="http://www.essentialkids.com.au/recipes/breakfast-bruschetta-20120113-1py7h.html"><b>(recipe here)</b></a>.

Make Your Own Flower Bouquet 
Mum will love waking up to a bunch of these freshly crafted flowers this Mother's Day. Simply grab all the materials required and follow the easy instructions for a beautiful bunch of paper flowers.

Make your own family memory box 
This personalised family portrait is a gift that mum can keep forever. Simply paint your home, select your family and decorate!

 
Scrumptious recipes for breakfast in bed
Spoil mum with a delicious breakfast in bed. Whatever her preference we have everything from eggs and French toast to pancakes and waffles. Have a look through the photo gallery if you are finding it hard to choose.

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Baked eggs with tomato and chorizo

Creamy scrambled eggs

Breakfast bruschetta

Super berry smoothie

Breakfast muffins

Breakfast frittata

Granola with yoghurt and blueberries

Berry and chocolate buckwheat hotcakes

Banana pancakes with golden syrup

Pear and raspberry bread

Heavenly homemade waffles

Shakshuka

Pancakes with dulce de leche