Here’s how you can celebrate Mother’s Day while you’re stuck inside
How to celebrate Mother's Day when you're stuck inside.
It's 2020, and the usual Mother's Day activities are on hold. Going out to eat, going to the movies, anything that would have you going outside and being among other people is off the table for most people celebrating Mother's Day this year.
But there are ways that you can celebrate Mother's Day while staying socially isolated. You could do things like making breakfast in bed, watch some of her favorite movies together, or even make a gift for her.
Here are some great ways to celebrate Mother's Day while you're sheltered in place.
Now, this may have been a part of your usual Mother's Day routine anyway. Breakfast in bed, or just a homemade breakfast, is a great way to start any day of celebration. And a key component to making a good breakfast is having the right tools in the kitchen.
Whether you're a good cook or not, there are a lot of great gadgets out there that will help you make the perfect breakfast for Mother's Day, no matter what Mom likes. From waffle makers to three-in-one breakfast-making stations, these kitchen gadgets will help with the ideal start to Mother's Day.
All in one
Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker
This little gadget makes cooking breakfast sandwiches a breeze. Just put in your bread or other outer layers, followed by your meat or cheese, then crack an egg in the egg plate, close the machine and turn it on. The removable components make cleanup super simple, too.
$25 at Amazon
Waffles, but mini
Dash Mini Maker
This tiny waffle maker will take up a minimum of space, and is designed to make a perfect waffle every time. Easy to clean up and comes with a small recipe book.
$10 at Amazon
It's all here
Nostalgia BST3RR 3-in-1 Breakfast Station
This busy breakfast station from Nostalgia has some sweet retro styling while combining a griddle, toaster oven, and coffee maker to help you make breakfast at one convenient station.
$79 at Amazon
Turn on a movie
Going to the movies has always been a favorite thing to do on Mother's Day for a lot of families. Since we're all staying inside, now's a great time to fire up your iTunes library. Turn on one or two of Mom's favorite movies this Mother's Day, or find something great from a set of new releases.
Here are some great movies to watch together on Mother's Day, whether you're looking for drama, comedy, or a straight-up tearjerker.
Little Women (2020)
This adaptation of the classic novel is considered one of the best films of 2019. It features outstanding performances by a terrific cast, telling the story of four young women coming of age in Massachusetts during the Civil War while being raised by their mother.
$9.99 on iTunes