*This post may contain affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases.
Mothers day is fast approaching… Hint, hint! It’s coming up on Sunday, May 14, 2017. If you haven’t gotten mom anything, why not plan a special day for her? Mom doesn’t want fancy presents or expensive gifts. She doesn’t need to be pampered at the best spa or receive a gigantic bouquet of flowers. You really want to know what mom wants?
Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
While she is watching her favorite shows and movies, make sure that you give her some peace and quiet. Don’t bug her with things that you don’t need immediately. Don’t make her worry about a thing. When the time comes, be sure to make her, her favorite breakfast, a filling lunch, and a hearty dinner! And do the dishes!
Clean the House
Think mom wants some pretty jewelry? New clothes? Probably, but you know what mom would really love? A clean house. Not “on the surface” clean, but a clean house that you could eat off the floor. Toilets scrubbed. House dusted and vacuumed. Dishes done and put away. Laundry folded and put away. You can even clean her car for her. Really, truly, honestly. That’s all.
She isn’t a complicated creature and she does take care of you all the time, cleaning up after you and making sure you’ve got everything that you need. Why not return the favor to mom?
A Glass of Wine
Whatever mom likes, a glass of wine, a beer, or a fresh pot of coffee, something to sit down with. If she doesn’t usually get time in the morning to sit and enjoy her coffee, let her just sit an relax.
The Best Movies on Netflix
While you’re waiting on mom, hand and food, and cleaning the house, make sure that you give her peace and quiet to watch some of her favorite shows and movies. (Hint: Stay away from kids movies– Let her watch something that she wouldn’t normally get to watch and enjoy.)
An oldie, but goodie! The fun musical that follows Sandy and Danny as their world clash but their love collides. Follow the greaser and the good girl as they fall in love!
A chance encounter years before followed by yet another change chance encounter years later? Do you believe in love at fist site? These two strangers do when they recognize their chemistry in the second chance meeting.
Bridget Jone’s Diary (2001)
Bridget Jone’s Diary is the perfect movie for mom to watch this Mother’s day. You’ll see tales from her Mr. Right-her-right-now and her Mr. Right. It will make you thankful for the love life you were given.
White Chicks (2004)
Not your typical comedy, but one for the books for sure! Two FBI agents are meant to guard two socialites that are promised at a party. The party is compromised when threats of kidnaping come in play. The only thing to do is become one with the socialites, right?
How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days (2003)
A game of he said, she said. Ben bets his co-workers that he can get a girl to fall in love with him in 10 days and Andie bet her co-workers that she could drive the man absolutely nuts in 10 days. By chance, they chose each other. Watch Ben and Andie play out their bets.
10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
Bianca is hellbent on getting her older sister to date so that she can have a date to the prom. If Kat has a date, then she is free to have one too. Bianca finds Patrick, the shady, quiet member of the school to take her on a date.
Grey’s Anatomy (2005 to present)
Mom is one lucky gal! There are 12 seasons pack full of actions, happiness, energy, romance, and love. Follow new surgical interns, their attendings, and the drama that follows with them.
Shameless(2011 to present)
Wildly dysfunctional, the Galagher’s live their live with no bounds. Fiona, the older sister to her five siblings, has the responsibility of taking care of them as they make their way through life. You can follow all six seasons on Netflix.
Jane The Virgin (2014 to present)
It sounds funny, but hey! Jane the Virgin airs on the CW normally, but thank goodness Netflix picked it up for you to enjoy. Jane vowed to be chaste until marriage until she found out that she was mistakenly, artificially inseminated.
Fuller House (2016 to present)
Remember Full House? It sure was one for the books. A great show that sadly ended in 1995. But hey, when one door closes, another one opens… 21 years later. Fuller House is the spin off of Full House, showcasing the lives of DJ and Stephanie. Like the original, there is never a dull moment!
Grace and Frankie (2015 to present)
After learning that their husbands are more than business partners, Grace and Frankie have to learn to cope. What better way to do just that than with each other? Doesn’t seem like a bad idea, but they’ve already got a strained relationship as it is.
Give your mom the best mother’s day ever, make sure she is relaxed, happy and laughing. You don’t need to spend a ton of money on a gift or stress yourself out on what to get mom. It’s super simple, just give her the gift of no worries, relaxation, and a hug. Mom’s, let us know which shows and movies on Netflix you really enjoy? We hope your enjoyed your Mothers’ Day this year! Happy binging!