Celebrate Your Mother With These Special Offers This Mother’s Day

By: Karin Woodside Last Updated: May 3, 2012

Modern-MomThe time of year where we honor the most important women in our lives is a short time away. Mother's Day fast approaches and for those still at a loss of how they can make the mom in their life feel special, we've compiled some ideas to help make her day special!

Send Mom a Gift from the Earth
Schultz Floral has a wonderful array of flower arrangements, specifically for Mother's Day. For a classic and elegant look, try the "My Fair Lady" collection. For the earth-conscious mother, the "Green Mom" arrangement is perfect, complete with a burlap bow. If flowers aren't her thing, check out the new jewelry Schultz has in store, featuring pieces made from recycled materials, pendants formed from natural drift wood, and a collection featuring gathered stone from Lake Superior.

Give Her a Feast Worthy of a Queen
Strongbow is hosting a Mother's Day Buffet, featuring your choice of carved prime rib, ham and turkey, or the Strongbow Holiday Dinner Menu, which consists of turkey, beef entrees, seafood, and chicken. An omelet station will be held from 10:30 am to 2 pm, with a pasta station beginning at 2 pm. Complimentary juices, milk, coffee, and pop are offered with the buffet.

Don-Quijote-Mothers-Day-2012Celebrate Motherhood Through Story
Take your mom out to the second Northwest Indiana Listen to Your Mother show on May 10! This show features a series of live readings by local writers, reflecting on an aspect of motherhood from their point of view.

Bring in Mom for a Sweet Treat
Buy a delicious Culv'ers two-scoop sundae this Sunday, May 13, and get one free, just for Mom!

Gift the Taste of Spain
Don Quijote will be open on Mother's Day from noon to 6 pm, offering Mom's meal for 50% off (up to two moms per table). Their specials for the day include salmon, lobster, strip steak, and roasted lamb. Choose 2 from the 4 for $25.95. The regular menu is also available.

Support Mothers Around the World
In celebration of our awesome mothers, stop by the Welcome Mat for 10% off this Friday and Sat only!  We've got plenty of things for the Mom in your life including jewelry, pottery, vases, and some awesome new bags! Shopping fair trade means you are sustaining a life for someone else around the world!

Keep Mom Healthy with Cavanaugh Orthodontics
Cavanaugh Orthodontics is honoring moms this Mother's Day! Nominate your mom for a free Sonicare toothbrush for Mother's Day by sharing how great she is in a few sentences or less.

ListenToYourMotherFind a Unique Style for Your Mom
All women love jewelry and moms are no exception. Lifestyles has a great collection of local jewelry and eclectic styles for 15% off May 6 through the 13th. There are a variety of other great items too, including Crabtree and Evelyn merchandise, Davinci Beads, birdhouses, wind chimes, stepping stones for the garden, and more!

Buy Mom Flowers, Support a Good Cause
The Valpo Firefighters are again hosting a spring plant and flower sale on Mother's Day weekend. Annuals, perennials, vegetable and herb plants, flats, hanging baskets, and potted planters will be available for sale, at great prices!