Mother's Day

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Simon Cowell asks ex-girlfriend Sinitta to be son Eric's godmother on Mother's Day

Singer Sinitta is thrilled to be godmother to Simon Cowell’s new son Eric with partner Lauren Silverman, and shared the happy news on Mother’s Day in the UK. The former pop star enjoyed a...

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 they do.  HELLO!...

Blackberry and coconut parfait

Serves: 6 Preparation time: 25 minutes Cook time: 3-4 minutes Chill: 6 hours or overnight Ingredients Granola base 40g (11/2oz) butter 40g (11/2oz) flaked almonds, roughly crushed 40g (11/2oz) pistachio...

Blueberry focaccia

Makes: 1 large loaf Serves: 6-8 Preparation time: 30 minutes Rising: 45-60 minutes Cook time: 30-35 minutes Ingredients 1 orange, rind only, pared away in strips with a vegetable peeler 1 lemon, rind...

Deep dish rhubarb and strawberry tarts

Serves: 8 Preparation time: 30 minutes Chill: 15 minutes plus several hours Cooking time: 29-40 minutes Ingredients Tart cases 250g (9oz) plain flour 50g (2oz) icing sugar 100g (4oz) butter at room...

Very berry lemon baskets

Serves: 6  Preparation time: 10 minutes Ingredients 150g (5oz) Greek style yogurt 100g (4oz) good quality lemon curd 1 passion fruit, halved 6 readymade brandy snap baskets 150g (5oz) small...

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! Online has found everything...

Baked fruit pavlova

Preparation time: 5 minutes BBQ time: 60 minutes Ingredients 2 eggs, whites of 120g caster sugar ½ tsp cornflour 3 plums, or seasonal fruits 1 tbsp honey 2 tbsps orange juice 300ml double cream Method...

Baileys and peanut butter choux bun

A sweet, fluffy Choux Bun with a Baileys and Peanut Butter Cream centre, topped with a chocolate decoration Makes: 8 Ingredients To Make The Choux Bun: 125ml Semi-Skimmed Milk 125ml Water 100g Unsalted...

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 minutes Cooking time: up to 10 minutes Makes: approximately 40 pieces...

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 the culinary world...

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 into the freshly baked scones,...

From mother to daughter: Celebrity Mother's Day quotes

Whether they are award-winning actresses, world-class singers or striking supermodels, even the most well-known celebrities need a bit of reassurance sometimes. And when they want some TLC, often the...

Six showstopping desserts to say thank you in style this Mother's Day

Say 'thank you' in style this Mother's Day by pulling out all the stops for a foodie afternoon of fun on Sunday.  Peggy Porschen, whose cakes have graced many A-list events such as Kate Moss's wedding...

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...

Emma Bunton shares her magical moment as a mother for UNICEF

This Mother’s Day, former Spice Girl Emma Bunton has joined forces with UNICEF, the global leader in child malnutrition, and is sharing her most magical moment in her children's first 1,000 days...

Gift guide: Under £10 gifts for Mother's Day

If you're looking to stretch your pennies, or need a little add-on to the main present this Mother's Day, these are the best gifts you'll find for under £10. We particularly love the innovative...



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