What do 67% of mums want for Mother's Day?

Mother's Day is almost here, so it's time to start searching for the perfect gift! So, what does she really want on May 12th?

By: Josephine / 05/05/2019

Sunday May 12th marks a special day in the calendar: Mother’s Day! If there was ever a day to shower mums across the country with appreciation, it’s this day. So, what does mum really want?

It turns out she wants some more time. A study released last year found that 67% of mums just wanted some more time to themselves on Mother’s Day, but only 15% actually got the extra time they needed. Also, 87% of mums wanted their family or kids to make them breakfast in bed. This year Marley Spoon has your back to help celebrate Mother’s Day and give mum exactly what she wants.

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The Marley Spoon menu the week of Mother’s Day features a delicious offering of Buckwheat and Pumpkin Pancakes with Maple Syrup and Strawberries. A healthy alternative to your traditional shake’n’pour recipe, these pancakes are fresh from Olivia Andrews, Marley Spoon’s Creative Culinary Director, and her new cookbook — Three Veg & Meat.

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Your Marley Spoon box will come with a minimum of two meals, so not only can you cook breakfast for your mum, but you can make her dinner as well!

On the menu that week, we're also loving these Three Veg and Meat recipes which focus on flipping the balance on your plate to make vegetables the star!

The Burger From Three Veg and Meat

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Using half the amount of meat, this delicious burger patty recipe is protein packed, includes veg and delivers amazing juicy flavour. And the best part, you're getting almost 5 serves of veg!

Flexitarian Chilli Con Carne Pasta with Sausages and 'Sour Cream'

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This reinvented chilli con carne, using veggie-packed sausages, delivers 4 serves of veg per serve.

When you cook with Marley Spoon, all of the ingredients and recipe cards you'll need come delivered with our food delivery service, so it's a win for you and a win for mum this Mother's Day!

Mother's Day Giveaway

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We're giving you the chance to WIN this awesome prize valued at $620. Just head to our Instagram page and follow the steps in the caption to enter! You could win a SCANPAN Stratanium Pan, Mason Cash In The Forest Teapot set, Marley Spoon voucher and Three Veg and Meat cookbook.

Head to our Instagram.

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