the countless mothers out there nationwide, life can at times come at them with
taking care of the kids full-time to oftentimes working full-time outside of
the home, it may seem like many moms simply get worn down.
that in mind, kids as they age will oftentimes see just how hard their
respective moms work each and every day. As such, they may very well think
about how they can give back to the most important woman in their lives.
it is by doing chores around the home or even going out and buying them a gift
or two of appreciation, older kids can provide their moms with some TLC when
they most need it.
Let Your Children Know
How They Can Help
though most moms would never think of expecting gifts from their children as
the young ones get older, there is nothing wrong with letting them know a
little gift or two is fine.
most kids do not have the money to go out and buy expensive kinds of items for
their moms; they can save up some money and find something that mom so
that in mind, here are a few ideas you can pass along to your older kids at
1. Chores around the home
mentioned a moment ago, what mom doesn’t like it when their older children do chores around the house?
you can’t (and shouldn’t) expect your kids to be doing heavy-duty tasks around
the home, there is nothing wrong with having them do simple duties.
out the garbage, mowing the lawn, keeping their rooms clean etc. are all doable
and normal things for kids to take on as they get older.
not only helps you out as a mother, but it teaches them responsibility as they
2. Special days for mom
mother wouldn’t want a special day or two to herself that includes a pedicure,
manicure, or going for a new hairstyle?
kids are best-served when they get together with you, receiving your two cents
on what you truly want with a little personal TLC.
you’re not really in to the day at the salon or manicurist idea, maybe the kids
can order a beauty product or two for you online?
you’ve been in search of cheap hair extensions, some new makeup
options, perhaps even a new dress or two; work with your children to find what
you really want.
the event you can’t locate what you want while out shopping, sit down with your
children at the computer. Many companies selling the above-mentioned items are
all over the web, including on social media sites like Pinterest, Instagram and more.
a very good chance you will find the hair or makeup products, even that desired
new dress, with just a little web surfing.
you may not be treated to a little pampering in-person, it can still be a
special day when you spend it with your kids doing some online shopping.
Quality Time with the
3. Stay at home together
as your children get older, they naturally begin to want to spend more time
with their friends.
such, you will oftentimes see less and less of them, something that ultimately
will bother many moms despite them saying otherwise.
children can give you that desired TLC by having a date with mom at home day.
dad is out of the house one day (or kick him out for the day if need be), get
together with your child or children and plan a TV and/or movie day.
a current favorite TVshow or even one from the past, sitting down to a couple of favorite movies, and
even digging out some family vacation tapes can be quite fun.
of all, you’re getting some quality time with the most important person or
people in your life.
a mom, what kind of TLC do you most often desire from your kids?