Dear Mum Gift Journal (Sketch Collection)
An inspiring guided memory journal which can be personalised
An award-winning memory journal, filled with over 60 fun and inspiring questions, carefully compiled to make it easy for your mother to tell her story and share her wonderful memories and aspirations with you. It’s a priceless gift that’s returned to you once completed!
All in her precious handwriting and on her own or with you, your mother can recall moments, funny stories and memories that make up her life. The thoughtful questions are designed to help her enjoy telling her story, describing the past and the present, as well as thinking about the future. Alongside her handwritten memories, there’s also space for her to add photos and memorabilia too.
Once filled in, this journal will be a wonderful record of your mother’s story, one that can be treasured forever and passed on to future generations. Mothers will enjoy taking the time to fill in this journal to create a lasting record of their life, and children will enjoy finding out more about her life and getting to know her better. It’s a great way to add life to any family tree, by asking those questions that you may never think or get the chance to ask in everyday life, but the answers to which are invaluable.
Find out what her parents were like, where she went on holiday when she was a child, how she met your father and what that memorable piece of music was that they had ‘just for them’. What about your own relationship with her, what did she think of you as a child, what made her proud and what advice would she give you now? Everyone has stories to share about their amazing life and it’s so important to find ways to capture and treasure them.
When you get her completed journal returned to you, it’ll be one of the most emotive gifts you’ll ever receive, and therefore this is quite possibly one of the most valuable gifts you’ll ever buy.
Some example questions from this journal:
•Tell me about the time and place you were born . . .
•Who was your best friend as a teenager . . . and why?
•How did you meet my father?
•What did you think when you first saw me after I was born?
•What were you most proud of about me when I was at school?
•What are the happiest or greatest memories of your life?
Everyone has a story to tell . . .
A great present for your mother on her birthday, at Christmas, on Mother's Day or just because you care. This guided journal would also be suitable for a mother to buy for herself to complete and then give as a gift to her child.
PERSONALISE THIS BOOK
You have the option to make this journal even more special by adding your personal touch and creating a personalised version.
*Just to let you know that the personalised version of this item is lovingly Made To Order and will take up to 5 working days to arrive at a UK delivery address (international deliveries will take longer).*
Personalised features include (please type carefully as what you type is what will be printed in your journal):
•Name you call your mother (appears on the front cover and inside the journal)
•A personal message (appears inside, at the beginning of the journal)
•Option to change some or all of the questions inside the journal
No stickers, labels or staples are used in the production of this product.
*Please note that the personalised version of this item is printed and hand-finished especially for you and therefore can’t be returned. You’re kindly reminded to please check your personalisation carefully as what you type is what will be printed!*
Also available in the Sketch Collection: Dear Dad (personalisable), Dear Grandma (personalisable), Dear Granny, Dear Nan, Dear Nana, Dear Nanny, Dear Grandad (personalisable), Dear Grandpa as well as many Made To Order options.
Made with paper & love, from you to me.
Why we love it
This is such a precious gift that enables you to ensure you’ve captured the memories of your loved ones for posterity. The memory-evoking illustrations on the cover, combined with the colourful font, make this a delightful gift to give – and then get back. We really like the sketch illustrations on the internal pages which break up the space, allowing information to be written, sketches to be made or photos to be stuck.
Portrait 20.7 x 14.3cm
128 pages of 120gsm uncoated, acid-free paper
Matt colour cover with black and white internal pages
Colour coordinated head and tail band, ribbon bookmark (non-personalised only)
Ethically produced from sustainably sourced materials
Designed and published in the UK
Awards & Publicity
This range of Journals was voted as ‘Gift of the Year’ which is one of many awards and accolades they have received.
- Tell me about the time and place you were born...
- What were your favourite childhood toys or games
- What would you do for a night out when you were dating?
- Tell me about a special piece of music that you and Dad had ‘just for you’...
- Before I was born, what other names had you thought of calling me?
- What was the first word or words you remember me saying?
- What are the happiest or greatest memories of your life?
We keep our delivery & packing charges as low as we can.
If this item is held in stock, it will be dispatched within 48 hours of your order, Monday to Friday, often on the same day we receive it.
All personalised journals take around 5 working days to be printed and dispatched from our printers in the UK.
Full prices for ordering more than one item or for shipping outside your country are in the Delivery & Returns section.