This is a collaborative post. I love getting homemade gifts from my children. My youngest is a bit too young to be making anything yet, but my eldest has now started making me cards for birthdays and Mother’s Day. There is something really special about getting something that is filled with your child’s personality and shows how much they love you. I have already got my handmade Mother’s Day card from Jack that he made at nursery. He is starting to learn how to write his name and so I felt a little emotional when I recognised a few of the letters. Aside from cards, there are other ways that…
I love getting flowers at any time of year, not just for Valentine’s Day. Some people may see a beautiful bouquet as decoration but for me it’s all about bringing a bit of nature back into the home to create a peaceful interior setting. My husband rarely gets me roses, plumping for something a bit more personal and extra colourful. If you’re looking for something beyond roses this year, then I got some advice from floral expert and Florismart ambassador, Jonathan Moseley about the best flower trends for Valentines Day 2018.