fascinating how mothers juggle it all! Not only does she have time to be
superwoman, but she is super talented. She can ask a million questions per
minute, and she still does her own taxes…by hand. This is the woman that made
you believe that you could grow a watermelon in your belly from eating the
seeds or get arthritis from popping your knuckles.
your mom how much you love and appreciate her by getting her the ultimate
Mother’s Day gift. It’s always difficult to think of the perfect gift because
Mom has everything, right?
Skip the gift cards and dinners this year, and get Mom something a little more
interesting. Here are some creative ideas to get you started.
- Be kids for the day! Take your mom to the movies,
arcade, or camping outdoors.
a donation to a charity in her name.
It’s great for Mom and even better for you. Charitable donations are tax
deductible and can lower your tax liability. Read Tax
Mommy’s blog on charitable donations for more information.
Mom from her flip phone into the 21st century with one of the latest tablets or smartphones.
your mom a short, hand-written note
from the heart, and package it with a re-creation of your favorite childhood
Mom go green! Purchase something
solar powered for the house, like a solar water heater. Certain energy
efficient products qualify for a tax credit. Check out the ENERGY STAR
website for details.
Giving from the
heart will make your mom feel special on her day. There are plenty of gift options,
but whatever you choose, I’m sure your mom will love it.
all of us here at Liberty Tax, we wish moms everywhere a wonderful Mother’s Day!