May 4, 2010 15:27 by SKA
In the inspiration of the American soldiers in World War 1, the Minister of Interior officially announced a day called La Fete De Meres or the Mother’s Day. The focus was on re-population of France and for motivation of mothers, they announced bronze medals to the mother with 4 to 5 children, silver for 6 to 7 children and for 8 or more they announced gold medal for the mother. This ritual get abandoned when a newer version of Mother’s Day Celebration came from Vichy government and fresh flowers for Mother’s Day took place of awarded medals for the mothers in France. Today just like other countries the common gifts that French children presents to their mother are Mother’s Day fresh flowers like Carnation, cakes, candies, greeting cards and perfumes. Now most of the families celebrate the Mother’s Day by sharing flowers and gifts in France to express their thankful greeting with their beloved moms.
Now Mother’s Day is celebrated in France by honoring mothers with fresh flowers, cakes, gifts and greeting cards. Along with presenting fresh flowers, family dinner for the Mother’s Day is also a popular ritual in France. As France is the country of flowers so many French families prepare Mother’s Day flowers baskets full of gifts to present it to their moms. Giving mothers a one full day rest in the bed of fresh flowers on Mother’s Day in France and cooking a breakfast, lunch and dinner is another treat for this valuable day. French have their own style and taste to celebrate Mother’s Day with flowers to France. Flowers speaks same language all over the world that is why they are called the gift of Mother’s Nature and sending flowers to your mother in France on Mother’s Day can bring a true smile on her face even if you are miles away living outside the France and missing her indeed. So say your Mother that you are thankful to her with Flowers in France, don’t miss your special Mother’s Day