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Celebrate a special mum in your life with our tips for fun places to take her, gifts she will love and homemade crafts the kids can get stuck into. After all, every mum is special!


Nicky Pelligrino

A Dream of Italy
by Nicky Pellegrino

The picturesque mountain town of Montenello is selling off some of its historic buildings for just ONE EURO each.Four people all have a dream of Italy. And it’s going to change their lives. By Nicky Pellegrino, the bestselling author of A Year at Hotel Gondola.

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Mother's Day

A Woman of No Importance
by Sonia Purnell

A true story of a a glamorous American with a wooden leg who broke through the barriers against her gender and disability to be the first woman to infiltrate Vichy France for the SOE. ‘She is the most dangerous of all Allied spies. We must find and destroy her.’

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The Strawberry Thief
By Joanne Harris

From the author of Chocolat comes a compelling new novel. Vianne Rocher runs her chocolate shop in the village square when the death of old Narcisse, the florist, leads to a series of changes that results in a confrontation, a turbulence – even, perhaps, a murder…

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I Love My Mummy

I Love My Mummy
By Giles Andreae

I love my mummy very much, she’s great to cuddle, soft to touch! This is a book to be loved and shared with mummy time and again. From the bestselling and award-winning writer Giles Andreae (Giraffe’s Can’t Dance)

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Mother's Day

Celebrate mum

Let mum choose her Mother’s Day breakfast using this handy downloadable menu. Or, if it’s for you, circle what you would like then  pop it up on the fridge (or in front of that screen!) and direct everyone’s attention to it … regularly … until Mother’s Day!

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Coupons for mum

Grab these free printable Mothers’ Day coupons, bind them with a pretty ribbon and make Mum’s day special! She will love that she can fill in her coupons for anything she likes.

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Butterfly Creek

Special All Day Breakfast

Treat mum to our special all day breakfast buffet in The Papillon Room & free entry to Butterfly Creek. Everyone else who joins mum gets 25% off All Attractions at Butterfly Creek on the day.

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 Buffet Lunch, Buffet Dinner or High Tea at the James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor.

Celebrate at the James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor

Spoil Mum this Mother’s Day with Buffet Lunch, Buffet Dinner or High Tea at the James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor. Prices vary and booking essential.

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Jennian Homes

Fun Run

Have fun and get active on Mother’s Day with the nationwide Jennian Homes Mother’s Day Fun Run/Walk. Held in many locations across New Zealand so there will be one near you!

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Mothers Day Poem

My Love For You poem

Sweet Mother’s Day poems perfect for a home made card from you this Mother’s Day and we have solved the problem of what to put in it. Here are some cute poems to print off and pop in that masterpiece you have made.

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Mother’s Day bunting

Decorations don’t have to be reserved just for Christmas. This simple craft activity enables kids to express their love for mum for everyone to see! Free bunting template included.

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Scented Heart

Easy scented heart sachet

These cute little hearts can be made using simple sewing skills. Make a lot and string them togther, use one to decorate a card, or use as a scented drawer sachet. Decorate as you wish.

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