Mother's Day

Celebrate Mothering Sunday with help from our special recipes and expert guides

Celebrate Mothering Sunday by telling your mum to put her feet up and enjoy homemade cakes and bakes, special gifts and decadent dishes, from brunch through to dinner.

How to throw an afternoon tea party

We've put together our top tips for pulling off your very own afternoon tea party with panache

Edible gift projects for kids

Some creative cakes and bakes for your kids to spoil mum with!

Mother's Day brunch projects for kids

Create one of our child-friendly breakfast recipes to start Mother's Day with a bang.

Mother's Day gifts you can post

Be inspired by our present ideas, from shop-bought treats to edible parcels.

Top Tip

You could make some place-name cookies and ice them with your guests' names. Pop them in paper bags so your guests have a little present to take away - or just snaffle them as an entrée.

Skills & know how

As well as helping you decide what to cook we can also help you to cook it. From tips on cookery techniques to facts and information about health and nutrition, we’ve a wealth of foodie know how for you to explore.

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