Mother's Day is fast approaching, and whether your mom is an essential worker or essential at home, we can all agree on how important it is to find the perfect gift. If you're stuck on ideas, we've rounded up some of the best gifts and ways to pamper your mom at home! From pampering with a self-spa day to dinner at home and flowers, these unique gift ideas are sure to impress any mom.
Here is a round-up of local Greater Palm Springs restaurants, ideas and gifts that you can bring home to show mom just how much she is loved and appreciated.
Find Time to Relax
Rest, relax, rejuvenate and repeat! What better way to show mom how much she matters than to spend it pampering in the comfort of her home. Liven up your at-home spa day with local, hand-crafted and organic products from The Body Deli. Try their popular items like a Blueberry Fusion scrub or an inspired local favorite, the Coachella Honey Date scrub. Or gift your mom a beauty regime sure to melt her heart, The Palm Springs Spa Collection. Additionally, they're offering curbside pickup and free delivery on orders $75 and over. Bonus, if you order $50, you receive a free lavender hand sanitizer. Mom is sure to enjoy self-care on her special day and every day.
Stay in. Take out.
Make your mom's day special with an at-home picnic, lunch or dinner. Whether it's pizza, steak or vegan, there are many foodie options to choose from in Greater Palm Springs! Treat her to her favorite cuisine from local eateries offering take-out or delivery options. Not only will you put a smile on mom's face because she doesn't have to cook but also, you're supporting local businesses. Check out a full list of restaurants at dineGPS.com.
If your mom prefers a homecooked meal, attend one of Chef Andie's virtual cooking demonstrations on Facebook Live. Watch as Chef Andie shares the recipes from Cork & Fork, Tu Madres Cantina & Grill and Heirloom Craft Kitchen. These easy virtual demonstrations will help anyone learn to make a delicious meal for mom! Bring all the recipes from Chef Andie to your mom's kitchen with her cookbook, a perfect gift for any mom who is looking to learn a new dish!
Adopt a Fur Baby
Give the gift that keeps on giving! With the adoption program at The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, your mom can become a proud parent to any wildlife at the conservation. The donation assists in supporting the zoo's extraordinary animal care, education and conservation programs. Plus, as an adopted parent, you'll receive a certificate, photo and fact sheet of your animal. See the various levels of adoption and surprise mom this unique and sweet gift!
Zen out with mom by having a yoga session at home! There are many yoga studios sharing videos online for free. The best news is everyone in the family can join mom or set up the mat for her and let her find her flow alone. Whether you choose to join mom or not, this round-up will help the fitness-focused mom stay active with these virtual workouts from Greater Palm Springs.
Coffee, Flowers and More!
Start the day off right, with a cup of coffee from Koffi. Swing by to one of their many locations (Rancho Mirage, North Palm Springs, South Palm Springs) for a pick-up order. Nothing says I Love You, Mom like flowers! Brighten your mom's day with sending her favorite flowers from local florists like Racho Mirage Florist, Aladdin's Florist, and sweet flower treat from Edible Arrangements. Make it a gift to remember like a customized t-shirt. Windmill City Screen Printing can design any logo or saying on a shirt your mom can keep forever!
Or surprise mom by donating to her favorite charity. Not only will you be spreading positivity by giving back, but you will also make your mom feel warm and happy. There are many nonprofit organizations in Greater Palm Springs, that have a great cause. To name a few to choose from, Find Food Bank, Desert Arc, Coachella Valley Rescue Mission and Martha's Village.