How to Make Mother's Day Coupons

Five Parts:Sample Coupon Ideas and Printable TemplatesMaking Mother's Day CouponsPresenting the CouponsMaking a BookletComing up with Ideas for Coupons

Every mom would love a break from everyday worries and chores. Spread some love and show it on paper with a collection of coupons that can help her, even make her day more worry-free.

Sample Coupon Ideas and Printable Templates

Sample Mother's Day Coupons from Older Kids

Sample Mother's Day Coupons from Younger Kids

Sample Mother's Day Coupons


Part 1
Making Mother's Day Coupons

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    Gather about 3-4 different paper colors. They can be white or colored (pink, yellow, purple, red, etc).
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    Measure and cut out uniform pieces; rectangular (shown), or shapes your mom likes~hearts, butterflies, etc.
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    Present the gift to your mom in two ways:

Part 2
Presenting the Coupons

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    Decorate the pieces of paper by writing what the coupons are good for and draw pictures. (See below for ideas of what to include in the coupon.)
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    Make a container to put the coupons in. You can use an envelope, a basket, or anything else you can think of.
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    Wrap everything up in tissue, a box, or a bag. It is now ready for presenting.

Part 3
Making a Booklet

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    Organize the papers in a color pattern to make the coupon booklet more presentable.
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    Staple everything together about 1/4 inch (0.635cm) from the edge.
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    Write a title on the first paper.
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    Use the other papers to write down what the coupons are for. See suggestions in the next section.

Part 4
Coming up with Ideas for Coupons

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    Be creative about what the coupons are for. Some ideas include: free dish-washing, free hug, free laundry-doing, free dog walking, free massage, free hair styling, free gardening-for-an-afternoon, etc. You could also offer to cook certain meals for a specified time, or to bake treats. Other options are things they particularly like doing (tickling you, kissing you etc.)
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    Finished.

Tips

  • Use either cool colors such as blue, green, and purple or warm colors like yellow, red, and orange; try not to mix cool and warm colors together.
  • You can use string to tie all the coupons together. If you use index cards, punch a hole in it.

Things You'll Need

  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Paper
  • Markers, crayons, and colored pencils

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