You can't put a value on all your mom does for you — but you can get her something great to show how much you care this Mother's Day.
And moms, we know you're reading this too. Don't be afraid to enter yourself for some giveaways. You've earned it!
Wine and Dine
Herons, the award-winning restaurant at the Umstead Hotel and Spa, will host a Mother’s Day Brunch for moms and their families. The brunch will run from noon to 5 p.m. on Mother’s Day. Mom can choose from dishes like Smoked Tasmanian Salmon and Roasted Beef Filet, and finish with a Cappuccino Eclair or Meyer Lemon Cheesecake.
Brunch is $75 per adult and $18 per child ages 3 to 10. Reserve a spot by calling (919) 447-4000.
Lake Crabtree Park will hold a Mama Birds presentation from 1-3 p.m., discussing the roles male and female birds play. Bring the whole family for a day of outdoor fun mom will remember for years to come.
Brighten Her Day
All moms love flowers, but plan ahead this year to get her something unique and surprising. Help her mellow out by selecting a Zen Artistry arrangement featuring palm leaves and orchids, or Zensational that embodies simplicity. Or if she’s not big on cut flowers, consider a potted arrangement, like a Sweet Violet Trio.
A-Tisket, A-Tasket: Help Her Win a Basket
Members of the Cary Family YMCA should point their moms in the direction of the raffle running through Mother’s Day. All moms can enter to win a gift basket donated by Whole Foods. Better yet, they can enter every day.
Skin Sense, a day spa offers a Mother's Day Value Book that includes a free Making Faces, Muditation and Sunless Tanning Session, along with other discouts and offers. Mom can choose exactly the spa package that's right for her.
Joint Venture Jewelry is "going green" for Mother's Day by offering $100 off through May 11. Pick out something unique from their estate collection.
Three for Free
Hand and Stone Massage in Waverly Place also has a Mother’s Day Giveaway. Like its Facebook page, then enter to win a 3-month membership. That means mom could win three massages or facials, plus lots of other perks.
GreenPea Baby is looking for a baby model for the upcoming year. Tomorrow, May 10, is the last day to enter. Check out the contest page on Facebook for a chance to show off your wee one.