Life Lessons From Irish Mothers

I'm an Irish mother and I love it. I know I come out with a lot of the following and I clearly remember my own mum and my friends' mums coming out with similar.
If your mother is Irish at Heart, we are sure she has some choice phrases for giving out her motherly wisdom. Here are some of our favourites.



After hours of getting ready to meet your pals, you could be sure your mother would always have something to say about it. No need for vanity with an Irish mother around.
How come your Irish mother manages to turn a straightforward ‘be prepared’ into something morbid? Either we, way get the message.
The Irish never turn up to someone’s home without a gift. Another classic phrase often heard in our house
Whilst your mother might not have been rich, she took care of herself and knew what really mattered. Here is another great Irish saying to carry with you wherever you go.
We hope you enjoyed this post, and if you have any other classics your mother has said please share them with us on social media! 


Mother's day is that special day of the year when you get the chance to show your mother how much you appreciate all she does for you.

Or maybe you're that mother in which case you may like to send a link to this page to someone you know who is always last minute and, ahem, lacking in inspiration?

In any event, if you or your mother are of Irish heritage then imagine their surprise when they receive our Bealtine box of specially selected Irish gifts.  To find out more about what is inside this month's gift box click on this link.