{Mother’s Day} Gift guide 2018

It’s only a couple of weeks away until the best day of the year… that is YOU-HAVE-TO-BE-MUMS-SLAVE-DAY otherwise known by Hallmark as Mother’s Day!

I have taken the time to find some goodies so that all you have to do is share this post with your nearest and dearest so they know what to get you.

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If you’re like me – I am more likely to just buy what you want then wrap it and tell the bambinos to pass it to me mother’s day morning.

Here are our top Mother’s Day ideas:

Gift Voucher from Pop-Up Succulent Shop

Renelle from Pop-Up Succulent Shop is an absolute delight and any mum who loves a little gardening would love a voucher (or gift) for some succulent goodies! I have recently been to a Kokedama workshop class and it was amazing (you can read about it here -> The Central Nest Succulent Workshop).

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How To Cook Everything A3 Print from Hard To Find.

This is a great print for a mama in your life who likes to cook (or eat). It would also be a great gift for someone who you might not know quite as well, such as the mother-in-law.

It’s funky, informative and pretty as a picture!

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Spa Voucher from Macquarie Medi Spa

My absolute favourite indulgence is to have a facial. It’s not only relaxing but also you can literally see results straight away.

Good skin care really do care!

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Robert Gordon Hug Me Mug & Saucer from Bake, Table & Tea

These gorgeous mugs are exactly what an sleep deprived mamabear desperately needs. What’s more to love than a cuppa who you can hug?

We will take one if each colour please!

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A Photography voucher from Jennifer Stocks Photography or Aimee Cook Photography

There is nothing truer than the fact that photos steal moments in time and paying for a professional photographer to capture your special moments is the most wonderful thing you can do.

A pic on the Iphone does not even compare to the moments captured through the lens of a talented photographer.

If you’re interested in outdoor, fun, fresh photography then look no further than Jennifer Stocks Photography. She has an eye for detail that is unparalleled.

For studio shots we cannot recommend Aimee Cook Photography highly enough, she is fantastic at seeking out those moments-between-the-moments.

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IMAGE: Jennifer Stocks Photography

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IMAGE: Aimee Cook Photography

Earrings from Plastic Cactus

If the mum in your life likes a pop of colour you need to have a look at Plastic Cactus! Funky, show stopping fun. I personally love the ‘rad’ ones and the wooden fruit varieties! SO bloody cute.

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A bunch of glorious blooms from Ivory Rose Botanicals

If all else fails I don’t know a mama that doesn’t love flowers. Ivory Rose is next level and will help build you that something special to show your mum just how much you adore her.
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Whatever your gift, make sure you add a handwritten note and your mama’s heart will be filled. At the end of the day – just let your mama know she is loved.

Happy mother’s day to all the mamas xx

 

{Mother’s Day Love} Win a photography session with No Added Cheese!

This mother’s day we are so excited to announce that one deserving Nester will win a photography session with the incredibly talented Penny from No Added Cheese!

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No Added Cheese offers documentary and Lifestyle photography located in Orange, NSW. Penny is friendly, approachable and talented. She offers the ability to capture your little family so that the memories will live on for always.

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This mother’s day the generous Penny, in combination with The Central Nest wants to share the love and is offering one lucky Nester the opportunity to win a Family Photo Shoot (which includes photographs on disc!)
To be in the running just make sure you are a ‘liker’ of No Added Cheese and The Central Nest and answer the following: ‘The best piece of advice my mother ever gave me was…’ 
*Winner will be announced on Mother’s Day at 11am
*Winner must be located in Bathurst, Orange, Dubbo, Cowra, Parkes, Forbes or any area in between.
*Entries close midnight Saturday 9 May 2015
*Answers can be on the blog or on the Facebook post
Happy Mother’s Day Nesters and Good Luck!!

{Mother’s Day} Our must have mother’s day list

Early mornings. Never ending. Always there. A mum’s job is never done.

At the Nest we think everyday should be Mother’s Day but instead we are happy to take Sunday May 11 as official mumma appreciation day.

Here is a collection of our favourite mother’s day gifts.

Take the time to say “thanks mum”.

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    1. Country Road Slice T-Shirt $69.95
    2. Witchery Smokey Indigo Jean $129.95
    3. Cotton On Pink Love Mug $6.95
    4. BONDS home thongs $12.95
    5. Seed Essential Scarf $19.95
    6. Seed Military Beaded Sweater $79.95
    7. Ray Bans 4147 (from Sunglasses Hut) $199.00
    8. Siren Heidi Boots (from Myer) $189.95
    9. The Button Jar Bluebird of Happiness card $4.50
    10. Firefly Soy Candles $30.00
    11. Samantha Willis  Bohemian Bardot Ring $69.00
    12. Mimco Hemingway Large Cocoon $450.00

Happy mother’s day to all the Nesters x

 

 

{Locally Found} We are lusting after JASIT UP hand stamped jewellery

There is nothing better than finding someone local who really excels at what they do. They create beautiful products that we can proudly say, come from the Central West.

JASIT UP is no exception. Creating hand stamped artisan jewellery that simply are masterpieces that will last your lifetime.

Photo: Jennifer Stocks Photography

Jasmine of JASIT Up and her daughter. Photo:Jennifer Stocks Photography

Completely personalised, they offer you a long-lasting memento of the people you care most about, your family.

Single-handedly JASIT Up has solved all of your mother’s day, birthday and anniversary presents in one hit!

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You can find more information about these beautiful product on their Facebook page -> JASIT UP Handstamped or you can email Jasmine directly on jasit_up@yahoo.com.au

Happy shopping Nesters (and thanks for supporting local).