Friday Link Love

It’s Mother’s Day weekend! It a little bitter sweet for me, since it means my mom is heading home in a few short days. So we are going to try fill this weekend with as much last minute fun and shenanigans as possible. Our actual Mother’s Day plans are a bit tame, since the Universal trip was her gift, but we are going out to dinner. However, I know most of you probably didn’t do a vaca gift so I wanted to give you as much inspiration as possible to do something fun for the Mother in your life, biological or otherwise. We owe so much to the women who shaped us and helped us grow. And to all of you mom’s out there, you guys are amazing and I have so much respect for you and the incredible job that you do every single day.

This brunch is inspired by one of the first songs I ever sang with my mom, You Are My Sunshine.

Speaking of sunshine, this Mother’s Day Picnic is the perfect way to enjoy the weather before the heat of summer sets in.

Or you can theme your brunch around a single star element like “waffles“, and who doesn’t love waffles?

If waffles don’t sound quite right, here are some other indulgent recipes mom is sure to love.

Fancy ice cubes would be a fun way to take your beverages to the next level.

Bouquets are always lovely, but building mom a floral wall? Now, that is something unique and special.

Or you could do a lovely swag if an entire wall feel a little much.

Running a little short on time and inspiration gift-wise? Worry not, here are some modern clean DIY’s to save the day.

About Julie

My name is Julieanna Bucior, but I go by Julie (unless I'm in trouble). I'm thirty one. I am a bookkeeper by day, rogue fashion designer/crafter/amateur baker by night. I spend most of my time feeling like a kindergartner trapped inside an adult's body. I love reading, hanging out with my crazy cats and being silly. I'm pretty much the girl next door, with a twist.