Know Before You Go – Covid-19 Update for Travellers Read More

Seasonal

Celebrate Mom in Style this Mother’s Day

April 30, 2021

With Mother’s Day just around the corner you may be looking for ways to spoil the mother figure in your life this year. We know things are (once again) looking a little different than normal so we have rounded up some unique ideas to treat mom to this year. Earn brownie points by showing the mom in your life how much you care while also supporting our amazing local businesses!

Cocktail Flights or Take Home Cocktail Kits from Raven’s Brewing

Did you know Raven’s Brewing also distills their own gin? Try it out in their tasting room by ordering a cocktail flight on special for 2 for $35 + tax on Mother’s Day! This month’s feature cocktails include the Bee’s Knees, Hibiscus Sour, and Lavender Lemonade. Prefer to enjoy these cocktails at home in your backyard? Grab a take home cocktail kit online or in the tasting room for 10% off from May 7-9th and play bartender! Orders can be placed here.

Mother’s Day Gift Boxes from Yes Chef

Gift shopping is easy this year with curated gift boxes from Yes Chef! Pop by their store in Historic Downtown Abbotsford or order online for delivery or curbside pickup. Each of the 4 boxes are $40 (with an actual value much higher!) and come beautifully wrapped. Whether mom is a foodie, a craft cocktail connoisseur, or just enjoys high quality home goods, there is a box to suit every taste! Check out the gift boxes here.

Sweet Treats from Chocolatas

Mom deserves the best of the best which is why this year we are getting her chocolates from Chocolatas! Master chocolatier Wim Tas creates unique chocolates that look almost too good to eat! In addition to their usual offerings they are also featuring five special Mother’s Day gift sets that are sure to please. Find out more here.

Brunch Buffet & Gift Bag from Lepp Farm Market

What does Mom want more than anything? To spend time with you! And okay, maybe to not have to cook for once. Lepp Farm Market has faith that you can pull off the most epic Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet, with a little help of course. Pre order their Brunch Buffet in a Box for everything you need and while you’re at it grab a gift bag too! This gift bag is full of local goodies and treats. More info can be found here.

Honey, Flowers & More from Campbell’s Gold Honey Farm & Meadery

Stop by Campbell’s Gold Honey Farm & Meadery to pick out a gift for Mom from their shop. Choose from a wide selection of honeys, mead, beeswax products, pottery and more! All gifts for Mom will include special gift wrapping and a bag of flower seeds. They have also partnered with a student of the UFV Floral Design Program to offer pre-orders of flower bouquets! Click here for more information.

High Tea, Scones & Treats from Tracycakes Bakery Café

Order a High Tea To Go and have a picnic with Mom in one of Abbotsford’s many wonderful parks! Enjoy a selection of babycakes and dainties, fresh-baked scone with Devonshire cream and jam, and savoury finger sandwiches, and tea of course! You can also add extra scones and jam, or a delicious treat box! Mother’s Day High Tea orders must be placed by May 4th and ordering information can be found here.

A Picnic at Taves Estate Cidery

Take Mom out to the farm on Mother’s Day weekend for a lovely picnic and some cider of your choosing.  Sit in the outdoor picnic area and relax with goat cuddles while nibbling on a picnic pack from Brambles Bistro at Tanglebank Farms. Don’t forget to add some of their hard or soft cider to your cart! Picnic packs and cider can also be ordered for curbside pick up. More info here.

Cheesecakes from the Mennonite Heritage Museum Café

Have dinner sorted but need a little something sweet for Mom? Pre order delicious miniature homemade cheesecakes from the Mennonite Heritage Museum’s Café! These delicious vanilla cheesecakes feature a graham wafer crust and are topped with homegrown blueberries. You can order here.

Spa Day at The Wild Orange Spa

What Mom doesn’t need some time to relax? Treat her to a spa treatment at the Wild Orange Spa! Perhaps she would enjoy getting a pedicure with someone special to her, or maybe she would prefer the quiet solitude of a massage. The knowledgeable staff at Wild Orange can help you select the perfect gift or gift card! Learn more about their services here.

A Day at Lakeland Flower Farm

Grab Mom’s favourite coffee or hot drink and take her out to wander the rows of tulips at Lakeland Flower Farm! The best part? This U-pick farm is the perfect place to pick mom a beautiful bouquet. Mother’s Day is their last day of operation for the season so make sure to head there soon. Find hours of operation and ticketing information here.