Mother's Day

  • Celebrities celebrating their first Mother's Day

    British stars including Holly Branson, Jacqueline Jossa and Jessica Ennis-Hill will be celebrating their first Mother's Day as parents this year. As mothers across the country are honoured with presents...

  • Deep dish rhubarb and strawberry tarts

    Serves: 8Preparation time: 30 minutesChill: 15 minutes plus several hoursCooking time: 29-40 minutesIngredientsTart cases 250g (9oz) plain flour50g (2oz) icing sugar100g (4oz) butter at room temperature, diced2 egg yolks1-1 1/2...

  • Blackberry and coconut parfait

    Serves: 6Preparation time: 25 minutesCook time: 3-4 minutesChill: 6 hours or overnight IngredientsGranola base 40g (11/2oz) butter40g (11/2oz) flaked almonds, roughly crushed40g (11/2oz) pistachio nuts, roughly chopped1 tablespoon caster sugarParfait...

  • Blueberry focaccia

    Makes: 1 large loafServes: 6-8Preparation time: 30 minutesRising: 45-60 minutesCook time: 30-35 minutesIngredients1 orange, rind only, pared away in strips with a vegetable peeler1 lemon, rind only, pared away in...

  • Mother's Day 2014: First-time Mums

    Being a first-time Mum is both an emotional and exciting time, so finding the perfect gift to celebrate their first Mother's Day is a way of showing appreciation for everything...

  • Very berry lemon baskets

    Serves: 6 Preparation time: 10 minutesIngredients150g (5oz) Greek style yogurt100g (4oz) good quality lemon curd1Passion fruit , halved6 readymade brandy snap baskets150g (5oz) small strawberries, halved100g (4oz) raspberries75g (3oz) blueberries25g (1oz)...
  • Baked fruit pavlova

    Preparation time: 5 minutesBBQ time: 60 minutesIngredients 2 eggs, whites of120g caster sugar½ tsp cornflour3 plums, or seasonal fruits1 tbsp honey2 tbsps orange juice300ml double creamMethod Set up the barbecue...
  • Baileys and peanut butter choux bun

    A sweet, fluffy Choux Bun with a Baileys and Peanut Butter Cream centre, topped with a chocolate decorationMakes: 8IngredientsTo Make The Choux Bun:125ml Semi-Skimmed Milk125ml Water100g Unsalted Butter, diced½ tsp...
  • Clotted cream fudge

    Receiving homemade gifts is such a treat, so make a batch of this fudge and pack in pretty little boxes or jars. Preparation time: 10 minutesCooking time: up to 10...
  • Mother's Day 2014: Mums with teens

    From mood swings to sneaking out, teenagers can prove to be a handful for any mother, and finding the ideal gift to show your appreciation can be tricky. Luckily, HELLO!...
  • Mother's Day 2014: gifts for the foodie mum

    Finding the perfect gift for a mum who's a foodie can be quite challenging, especially if they already seem to have everything a foodie would need!HELLO! Online has delved into...
  • Top 10 afternoon teas in London

    Thinking of treating your mum to afternoon tea for Mother's Day on 30 March? Or maybe you fancy a fun day out with friends? We've tried the dainty sandwiches, tucked...
  • Mother's Day: Vote for your favourite celebrity mum

    With Mother's Day fast approaching on 10 March, HELLO! Online celebrates the ladies who successfully juggle their superstar status with being a devoted mummy. This star-studded line-up includes musicians such...