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Mother's Day DIY Gift

Updated: Mar 27

Handmade Jewelry for Mom

Special Easy DIY Pieces for Her




Did you know?

  • Mother's Day began in America, in the early 1900s

  • In the US, Mother's Day is the second Sunday in May

  • In the UK, Mother's Day (Mothering Sunday) is the fourth Sunday of Lent (late March/early April) (same for other countries such as Ireland and Nigeria)

  • International Women's Day is on March 8th, and that's the day mothers are celebrated in some countries such as Russia and Vietnam

  • In the US, it was started as a day for women to protest against war


Fun Facts:

  • more calls are made on Mother's Day than any other day of the year

  • Mother's Day is the third highest selling holiday for flowers and plants

  • usually the busiest day of the year for restaurants

  • 'ma' is usually a baby's first sound - most languages use the 'm' sound as their first letter word for mother

  • a card is the most common gift

  • the average age for a mother has gone up two years since 2000

  • a carnation is the traditional flower of choice for mom

  • Maria del Carmen Bousada de Lara is the oldest verified mother - she was 66 (almost 67) when she gave birth to twins

  • about 1 in 4 women in the US are raising their kids without a partner


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