No one has ever sacrificed their dreams and wishes to fulfill your needs. Think of the hours your mom has spent next to you when you are sick or your dad who has abandoned his desire to buy to new watch just to send you to extra sports classes. When is the last time you expressed your love or acknowledged their efforts? Or when was the last time you have enjoyed their company without any hustle? They deserve to feel the appreciation that they have raised you right and smart. There are so many ways you can surprise your parents on different occasions.
How much ever busy you might be running with your business, it always takes a moment to make you happy.
· Your mom might be the chef of the kitchen, but getting help from others doesn’t hurt. You can always help her in chopping the vegetables or washing the vessels. The main point is don’t do it as a duty, make her feel that you are happily helping her.
· You should agree that we all have once polished our dad’s shoes or ironed his shirts. You might have grown old and have got new responsibilities, but spending five minutes on these little chores might put up a broad smile on his face.
· Due to consecutive work hours and personal needs, parents might find it stressed to clean the house or wash the car. Surprise them vacuuming the house before they return from work. Give them the relief you can take care of things.
Sunday special To Surprise Your Parents
Sundays are for relaxing. Isn’t too much for your parents to work on Sundays too?
· Weekends are meant for long baths and talks. How about treating your parents with your manicure or pedicure skills? Give them a good head massage and let them feel relieved.
· You will never realize how hard it is to decide on a different menu every day unless you play the chef. Give your mom a holiday from cooking and demonstrate your cooking skills.
· If you are living far away with your kids, surprise your parents with a weekly visit. Let your parents spend some quality time with their grandchildren.
How significant it would be the plan for your parent’s birthdays? Your parents would have got you presents and cakes on your birthday right from the time you remember. Now it is time to do the same to them.
· Arrange for a birthday party. If not a conventional hall, you can do it simply at home. Decorate your home, showcase your craft skills, Invite your close circle and have a great evening.
· Handmade gifts never run out of fashion. Gift your parents with self-made greeting cards or bake their favorite cake or make a retro photo album of memories.
· The best thing to gift them is to forget their age. You can contact your parent’s friend asking for a voice note or a video wishing them ‘happy birthday’. Compile them into a short video and edit with background music.
It is a day to remind them how strong their bond is growing every year.
· Plan a vacation! Give them the time to celebrate their love. It doesn’t have to be luxurious, plan a getaway or serene spot on budget. Arrange the necessary and flight tickets beforehand.
· Schedule a photo session with the family.
· You can always plan for a scavenger hunt in the house and the backyard with special gifts and letters revealed at each hunt. This might be fun as well as an entertaining activity.
Special Occasions To Surprise Your Parents
The celebration season is the ultimate reason to bring the family together every year.
· If you are working far from home, take a holiday and be with your parents on this special day. There is no further surprise than you being with them.
· Get them new clothes and accessories as they once did to us.
· Surprise your parents by preparing the sweets and traditional savories, setting the table and enjoy the rest of the time having a great conversation.