Mums. They bring us into the world, nurture us as infants, protect us as we make the journey from childhood to adulthood and then remain a constant source of support thereafter. They really are worth their weight in gold.

And all too often, mothers do not get the recognition they deserve. We all lead such busy lives that it can be hard to make time to spend with them and often it is difficult to show appreciation because of the trials and tribulations that life throws up.

You might find yourself feeling guilty because of this every now and again but don’t panic, you are by no means alone.

However, there are ways to address this problem and one is to take all the opportunities available to you to spoil your mum.

For example, with Mothers’ Day fast approaching, you might want to get her diamonds as a gift. Such items, whether they are in the form of pendant earrings, loose cut diamonds or anything else, are truly the ultimate way to treat someone and show them you care.

And you are bound to achieve an element of surprise as well. After all, most mums will be expecting the sort of gifts that are usually handed over on this celebration, such as chocolates and flowers, not something as special as gemstones.

While Mother’s Day is not until April 3rd this year, you ought to start your search for a gift soon. The last thing you want is to be panicking at the last minute and to have to settle for something less than ideal.