Sunday, April 27, 2014

19 Homemade Gift Ideas to Pamper Mom on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day almost snuck up on me. It is going to be here before you know it.  This year I’m all about the Mother’s Day pampering because I’m gimping around with an anchor on my foot. I’d like some pampering, especially after a physical therapy appointment. I figure all the mom’s out there would like to receive some DIY health and beauty gifts too. It beats a macaroni necklace.

Unless you, dear child reader you made that macaroni necklace for you mother, grandmother, or World’s Most Fabulous Aunt (that’s me.) You have the talent to make macaroni look line fine art and a woman in your life would never dare leave your masterpiece in the car after she wore it out the door on her way to work. Nuh uh. No way.




Let’s start pampering Mom from the tippy top of her head down to her toes!
1. 5 Natural Lip Balms + Recipes to Make Your Own from  Care2
2. Celebrations: honey facial mask {easy mother’s day gift} from Homework
3.  Chamomile and Lavender Soothing Bath Soak from Homemaketeers
4. Peppermint Bath Salts from Fiber Artsy
5. Lemon Sugar Scrub Recipe – from Thrifty Jinxy
6. How to Make a Detoxifying Body Scrub from The Soft Landing
7. Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub from Condo Blues
8. Brown Sugar & Honey Body Scrub Saving with Shellie
9. How to Make Lavender Sugar Scrub from Condo Blues
10 Easy Lavender Goat's Milk Soap from Condo Blues
11 How to Hand Felt Soap from Fiber Artsy
12. How to Make Paprika and Poppy Seed Soap from Condo Blues
13. DIY Body Wash Using Natural Ingredients from Mindfully Frugal Mom
14. Easy Citrus Basil Soap Tutorial from Condo Blues
15. Quick and Easy Butter Maple Shea Butter Soap Colored with Spices from Condo Blues
16. Nourish Your Skin with Homemade Shea Butter Body Cream from Mindful Momma
17. Make Your Own Natural Body Lotion from Care2
18. How to Make Solid Perfume from Confessions of an Overworked Mom – I like that she uses essential oils for perfume. Me too!
19. How to make Spray Perfume ( 2 ingredient vegan recipe) from Glue and Glitter

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