Our society assumes and imagines strange things. The current Indian mindset is of the opinion that Mother’s Day celebrations are not meant to be rejoiced by single moms. Sad, isn’t it? Mother’s Day is for mothers, and there is no type to generalize. It’s a day to make her feel extra-special. She is the one who is striving hard to make a difference in her child’s life. In the case of single moms, the child (especially a teenager or an adult) can make them even more memorable by doing these beautiful things with her. These 5 fun ideas for Mother’s Day celebrations for single moms should encourage you to broaden your mindset, and appreciate the hardships of every mother who is raising her child single-handedly.
Mother’s Day celebrations 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 are much-needed. ‘Me time’ just for yourself. Book in advance your dream spa session and plan your day with yourself accordingly.
2. Pick a book
Life is packed and frantic, more so for a single mother. You juggle the role of a mother as well as a father. Getting a few minutes of time, just for yourself is miraculous. This Mother’s Day, gift yourself the Book and Time from the busy schedule, that 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 hard. If not, bring your friends home and plan a simple get-together. Share your thoughts and emotions, and have fun with the impeccable world that appreciates and looks 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. Snorkelling, 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.
5. Express your emotions
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 feel like that’s been missing for a bit. do it now! 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.