Thursday 24 Jul 2014
BBC Worldwide is helping to spread the love with gift inspiration for Mother's Day. With a range of gifts from DVDs to popular magazine subscriptions, every mum will be well catered for. Make sure your mum has something special to truly enjoy on Sunday 14th March, whether she loves gardening, art or cooking.
If your mum or nan is passionate about plants, dedicated to design, or fanatical about food, there is a BBC magazine to suit everyone this Mother's Day. A subscription makes a fantastic gift that will keep on giving and there's a whole range of titles to choose from including: Gardeners' World; Homes & Antiques; and Good Food.
Let Gardeners' Worlds thrifty Alys Fowler show your mother how to grow vegetables, fruits and herbs in amongst roses, dahlias and lavenders to produce a beautiful and edible garden. Complete with recipes to cook from what you grow The Edible Garden is available at an RRP of £18.99.
For the more adventurous mother, join Rick Stein on his latest culinary adventure through the food and culture of Asia in his Far Eastern Odyssey. The DVD is an ambitious journey, avoiding the beaten track and tourist hot-spots, in search of the authentic food of Southeast Asia. RRP £19.99.
The Victorians, now in paperback RRP £8.99, will enlighten art and history lovers alike. Using visual arts as a starting point, Jeremy Paxman explores the themes of family, urban life, industry and empire, uncovering truths and exploding myths about Victorian Britain.
A selection of crime titles from BBC Audiobooks could make the perfect audio entertainment gift for Mother's Day. Titles available include, John le Carre's "Fabulous" (Observer) Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Agatha Christie's Toward Zero and the acclaimed Six Suspects, all available now from BBCShop.com.
To coincide with EastEnders 25th Anniversary, treat your mum to some of the most dramatic events in EastEnders history in this exclusive spin-off: EastEnders: Last Tango in Walford. Available now for £15.99, it is guaranteed to keep any Enders fan enthralled.
For even more Mother's Day inspiration check out www.bbcshop.com and all good retailers for the full range of great gifts available. For a wide variety of magazine subscriptions check out www.bbcmagazines.com.
Sophie Mae Dixon