by Ila Asthana
Who says Mother’s Day celebrations aren’t for moms who are single? Here are 5 fun and awesome ways to have fun on this day and everyday
In our society, many assume and articulate that Mother’s Day celebrations are not meant for single moms. Sad, isn’t it? Mother’s Day is for all kinds of Mom who are striving hard to make a difference in their child’s life. In the case of single moms, the child, if she is a teenager or an adult can make it memorable for her mother. Not to worry, if you are a mother of a toddler. With Mother’s Day round the corner, we present here some awesome and fun-filled Mother’s Day celebration ideas for single moms.
1. Pamper yourself:
It’s your day. You are the queen and you need the special treatment. A little rest and relaxation to your mind, body and soul. ‘Me time’ just for yourself. Book in advance your dream spa session and plan your day with yourself accordingly.
2. Pick a book:
The life is packed and frantic being a single mum. You juggle the role of a mother as well as a father. Getting few minutes of time, just for yourself is miraculous. This Mother’s Day, gift yourself the Book and Time from the busy schedule, which you wish to read for a long time. Your undisturbed book reading time. Make your downtime for yourself.
3. Get out and party:
Go out and mingle with other single mothers and party yourself. If not, bring your friends home and throw a simple house party. Share your thoughts and emotions, have fun with the impeccable world who appreciate and look up to you. Music, Dance and lots of laughter with your family and friends, would certainly create memories for a lifetime.
4. Get adventurous:
If you are an adventurous person, this Mother’s Day you must tick off at least one of the adventure activities from your bucket list. Snorkeling, scuba diving, sky diving, bungee jumping, etc., anything you have dreamt about. Make your decision. Today is the day. Make it happen. Feel and enjoy the adrenaline rush of your life.
In the busy and hectic professional life, sometimes, single moms are unable to express their love and affection to their children. If you are a single mom and haven’t done it for long, today is the time. Go and hug and kiss your child. Cuddle and play with them. Talk to them about what they mean to you. The moment of expression of your emotions would strengthen your bond with your child.
Parenting and grooming a child with the support of the spouse and the family is in itself a challenge. With none in the place, being a single mother is a tedious task in itself. It is necessary that you as a single mom, make time for yourself and have your share of memories for life. This would help you rejuvenate your energy and imbibe positive vibes, which are the lifeline of your life.
Stop waiting for events to happen in your life. Go out and set a plan for yourself and relish this Mother’s Day in the most unique and memorable way.