What to gift your Mom on this Mother’s Day!

May 11th is just around the corner and we know that we owe everything to our dear moms. Let’s show them how much we care and make this day very special for them! Here’s something that might help you choose the perfect gift for her. (FYI: This is just to help you, you know her better than anyone. Make sure to make this day special for her *winks*)

Aries (March 21 – April 19)

Aries, fire sign, is the first sign of the zodiac. They are ambitious, courageous and independent. The best gift for Aries moms is something that brings the best of them. A perfect gift could be a treadmill to gym membership.

Famous Aries Moms: Reese Witherspoon, Michelle Gellar, Celine Dion, Kate Hudson, Sarah Jessica Parker

Taurus (April 20 – May 20)

Earth sign Taurus do like to be pampered (who doesn’t actually). They would love a gift that will help them indulge. So, for this upcoming mother’s day, give your mom a gift certificate for spa or order gourmet meal at home. I recommend using food delivery services like the famous Foodpanda from www.foodpanda.my

Famous Taurus Moms: Jessica Alba, Uma Thurman, Penelope Cruz, Cate Blanchett, Lily Allen

Gemini (May 21 – June 20)

The air sign Gemini are said to be really interesting with lots of hobbies and interests. The ideal gift for a Gemini mom is a good book. With technology, why not gift her a Kindle and add some nice ebook list.

Famous Gemini Moms: Angelina Jolie, Natalie Portman, Nicole Kidman, Heidi Klum, Courtney Cox

Cancer (June 21 – July 22)

The moms born under this water sign are very sensitive. They are always full of sentiments so an ideal gift for them will be anything that makes her feel closer to her kids. Gift her a photo album will all old pictures or take the whole family out for a nice dinner. She will admire it more than any other expensive gift.

Famous Cancer moms: Selma Blair, Princess Diana, Gisele Bundchen, Jessica Simpson


Leo (July 23 – August 22)

The fire sign, Leo are born leaders. They are a bit of show off and love attention. So, the best gift for them will be something that gives them a lot of attention. May be a big gathering, a nice party will be a great gift for her.

Famous Leo Moms: Halle Berry, Madonna, Whitney Houston, Jennifer Lopez, Martha Stewart


Virgo (August 23 – September 22)

Virgo, the earth sign, are one of the most organized moms of all. When it comes to children, they are very practical in providing guidance and advices. Cleanliness is very important in their life. The ideal gift for the Virgo moms will be something that will help her organize everything better. Perhaps some eco-friendly products or a dishwasher will make her super happy.

Famous Virgo moms: Beyonce, Shania Twain, Salma Hayek, Faith Hill, Jada Pinkett-Smith

Libra (September 23 – October 22)

Libran mothers have so much love to give. And on a special day like Mother’s day, they deserved to be pampered as they have always pampered you. Take her for a beauty spa, massage or a facial for the mother’s day. Make sure you add a card or letter written by you. They would appreciate that more.

Famous Libran moms: Gwyneth Paltrow, Hillary Duff, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Kate Winslet, Gwen Stefani

Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)

As mysterious as this water sign is, they love mysteries as well. The powerful scorpion moms usually are the commander of the family. The emotions can get very dramatic. The best gift for her will be a home cooked meal, watching her favorite movie and reminiscing old times.

Famous Scorpio moms: Julia Roberts, Demi Moore, Hillary Clinton, Maggie Gyllenhall

Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)

The energetic and courageous Sagittarian mothers will appreciate a long drive or a camping trip. Adventure always thrills them and taking her out will give you a chance to appreciate her livelihood. For the ones who want to opt for something other than outdoors, perfumes also make ideal gift for Sagittarius.

Famous Sagittarius moms: Mariska Hargitay, Bette Midler, Britney Spears, Katie Holmes, Christina Aguilera

Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)  

The earth sign, Capricorns are known for being a family person. Tradition is very important to them. This Mother’s day, make her feel special by taking her to the place where you have lot of memories. You can also gift a piece of jewelry. They will definitely appreciate a little extravagance.

Famous Capricorn moms: Michelle Obama, Christy Turlington Burns, Amanda Peet, Kate Moss

Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)

The futuristic water sign are well known for setting styles. The forever freedom lovers and rebellious Aquarian moms teach their children to be independent and fight for their belief. The best gift for them will be something unusual different. It can be a unique piece of jewelry, something weird or a yoga membership.

Famous Aquarius moms: Sarah Palin, Alicia Keys, Sheryl Crow, Denise Richards, Minnie Driver

Pisces (February 19 – March 20)

The water sign, Pisces are the warm-hearted people. They tend to live in their own world and are one of the most creative people. Day-dreaming is one of their favorite past times. This mother’s day let them indulge in their fantasy world. Take them for aroma therapy or spa where they can relax and dream away.

Famous Pisces moms: Rachel Weisz, Cindy Crawford, Kristen Davis, Ali Larter.


Well, these are just my suggestions but you know your mom more than anyone else. Make her feel special not just on mother’s day but every day. Share your mother’s day story with all of us and Happy Mother’s Day to all the amazing moms out there!


Love, luck and laughter . . . Esty