How to Plan a Mother-Daughter Weekend

Mothers and daughters share special bonds. Take some time to get away and strengthen your bond, or even learn something about each other.

You will need

  • Mother or daughter
  • Free weekend

Step 1 Consider like interests Plan a weekend where both of you will enjoy the day’s activities. Mix up the weekend with different plans — a little sightseeing, shopping, and eating.

Step 2 Vacation with a theme Vacation with a theme. Choose a spa getaway or a wine-tasting adventure.

Step 3 Stay home If you don’t want to travel, you can still plan a special weekend together. Eat at restaurants you have always wanted to try or visit nearby towns you never seem to have time to explore.

Step 4 Visit family Visit family. Go stay with another relative you haven’t seen for a while. If you have a sibling who lives out of town, take mom to visit there.

Step 5 Schedule down time Schedule down time to talk and reminisce. You may discover things about your mom you never knew.