Mother’s Day is just around the corner and we know how hard it is to find the perfect gift for one of the most important ladies in your life. Here at Pink and Blue we’ve got you covered with a range of gifts that are perfect for every mom.
Printed leggings – (for the fashionable mom) made by a Canadian artist in BC. Etsy.ca $88
Lemon Lily Tea – for the tea loving mom – The gift of ‘100 Days of Tea’ – 100% organic, 100% natural fine loose leaf teas (no artificial colours, flavours, glutens and GMOs). Three tins with 100g of tea each will give your tea-loving mom more than 120 cups of tea. Gift wrapped beautifully and delivered to your door. $36
For the mom to be – BeGift.com – this is a fabulous Toronto-based registry service (expansion in development for Calgary, Vancouver and Central West Ontario) for moms-to-be – especially second time moms who already have the bouncy chairs, booster seats and other typical baby gifts. Members can create custom registries choosing from a variety of chic and local must-have services and vendors moms really want, including options like spa services, high end maternity clothing stores, baby photographers, classes for moms and tots and even essential services like house cleaning! www.begift.com. Price Ranges
For any mom – One of a Kind Creations Frames from Hallmark – $24.95
An E-reader from Kobo – Everything you’d ever want in an e-reader – stylish, portable, built in comfort light, The Kobo AURA is $149.99 less $10 + receive $30 of free eBooks and eMagazines with purchase between April 23 and May 11 at Indigo $149
For the sentimental mom – Crockadoodle – Unique and personalized pottery pieces made just for Mom (and Grandma too!) Options include serving platters, teapots, mugs and more. Pricing includes glazing and kiln-firing ($20-$60)
For the jewelry-loving mom – this hollow ‘flourishing ring’ – Silver and Gold ring by emerging artist Marina Babic from the shopAGO (Art Gallery on Ontario gift shop) $310. And – BONUS – shopAGO is a non-profit organization – All shopAGO and shopAGOkids proceeds help support the Art Gallery of Ontario’s education programs, exhibitions and community outreach programs
What Mother’s Day experience is complete without a spa? Give the true spa experience at Canada’s Favourite Spa – Ste. Anne’s Spa. An all-inclusive day spa is the perfect way to show the moms in your life that you care. Their day will include a gourmet 3-course lunch, afternoon tea, $120 in spa and wellness allowance and full use of the facilities including hot tubs, steam rooms, sauna, spring water pools, hiking trails and more. $220
For the sentimental and jewelry loving mom or new mom – Wee Piggies and Paws –Hand-crafted sterling silver personalized jewelry engraved with baby’s toe or fingerprints. Single pendant (with chain) – $125. She also has ‘love notes’ jewelry where a child’s not is engraved on a piece of jewelry in their hand writing.