Five ways to spend the perfect Mother’s Day in the Glebe
Moms are the best.
They pick us up when we are down; comfort us when we are afraid; feed us when we are hungry and love us when we are feeling unloved. Moms are the true patriarch of any family – the glue that holds a group of dysfunctional people together, the one who typically does the most work in any household, from laundry to dishes and keeping all of the soccer, hockey and ballet schedules organized.
And great moms often do all of this without a ‘thank you’ or a nod of recognition. But not this year!
We are celebrating mom in the Glebe this spring – and this is your chance to pay her back for all those early-morning hockey practices she drove you to.
Here are five ways to spend the perfect Mother’s Day in the Glebe.
Treat her to a manicure and pedicure at Plush Beauty Lounge
Plush Beauty Lounge has got an amazing offer on that will send you and your mom to sit back, relax and enjoy a manicure and pedicure while sipping cocktails or wine at their new Bank Street shop. Mom and daughter can spend a day at the spa getting pampered for just $100. A gift like this is sure to make her forget about all those times you broke curfew. Appointments are recommended. Click here for more details.
Take her for a rejuvenating Holistic Facial at ORESTA Organic Skin Care
Express your deep gratitude for mom by taking her to ORESTA for their special holistic facial, which features plants combined with ancient healing modalities to nourish and transform the skin.
“Using only organic + sustainably harvested ingredients, this facial will be tailored to your mother’s skin type,” says ORESTA owner Oresta Korbutiak. “An experience of meditative relaxation with deep cleansing, exfoliation, hot towels that gently steam the skin, nourishing serums and masques and lymphatic and advanced firming and lifting massage techniques.” Click here for more information.
Buy her some nice soaps at Purple Urchin
If your mom enjoys a nice relaxing soak at home to get away from the kids fighting over which brownie is bigger, a stop at the Purple Urchin is a must this Mother’s Day. Chatting with Paige from the Bank Street shop, she says you’ll score big with mom with the Chocolate Face Mask and Cocoa Butter Coffee hydrating body scrub.
“The Chocolate Face Mask coupled with the Cocoa Butter is a really great pampering set for mom,” she says. “And who doesn’t love to be pampered?” Check Purple Urchin out online here.
Take her out for a Mother’s Day Brunch at CRAFT Beer Market
Nothing says I love you mom like a giant plate of delicious fare. Head to CRAFT Beer Market this Sunday for their special Mother’s Day brunch featuring a selection of gourmet dishes, including charcuterie & chesses, classic breakfast items, seafood & carvery, desserts and more. The brunch runs Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Click here to visit CRAFT online.
Take her to watch The Beautiful Game at TD Place
The Ottawa Fury hit the pitch Sunday at TD Place for their annual Mother’s Day game and you can take your mom to the game and you won’t even have to pay for her. That’s right, the Fury are offering free tickets to all moms for Sunday’s game. Plus, you can dress mom up in Fury gear at the OSEG Team Shop with 25 per cent off all ladies Fury merch. Kickoff is at 2 p.m. Click here for more information.
Happy Mother’s Day, Mom. We love you!