When you are sick, she is straight around with chicken soup and a great big hug, she is still a shoulder to cry on and even if you are a mum yourself, you know there are always times that the only solution is your own mum.
Here are some beautiful gifts to show mum just how much you love her.
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The voluptuous character of the Red Roses Home Candle from Jo Malone, £38, unfolds through the romance of candle light as the elegant blend of seven of the world’s most exquisite roses combined with crushed violet leaves and a hint of lemon infuses throughout rooms.
Punched Wallflower Leather Ivy bag, £395 from Orla Kiely.
Bostraze Rose Apron by Betty Boyns, £15 from NotOnTheHighStreet.com.
The fresh, citrus scent of verbena essential oils has the unique ability to energise and revitalise the body whilst also balancing and calming the mind – the ideal way to kick-start the day. Revitalising Verbena Collection, £42 from L’Occitane.
AZENDI Sterling Silver Large Snowflake Pendant, £58.50 from House of Fraser.
Deluxe Theatre and Dinner for Two, A fantastic chance to enjoy a mouth-watering pre-theatre dinner for two followed by tickets to a top West End Show. The perfect gift for any theatre lover. £159 from Virgin Experience Days.
Hotel Chocolat Classic Signature Collection of chocolates, £48.
If you love the restaurant in Soho, why not give your mum the cookbook, Polpo: A Venetian Cookbook (of Sorts), £14.75 from Amazon.