Looking for something for your mom for Mother's Day in Arkansas? Here are a few ideas for that special mom. Whatever you do, be sure to pick something that matches your mom's personality and make her feel special.
In celebration of Mother's Day, read about becoming an expert grandma sitter in "How to Babysit a Grandma" followed by "Mom School." In "Mom School" a little girl imagines where her mom picked up all her amazing skills, like fixing a bike tire and baking cupcakes. Make a card for your mom or special caregiver after story time.
This locally headquartered charity has great gifts for the socially conscious mom. With your gift, mothers around the world can give their families a chance for daily nutrition, education fees and a sustainable source of income.
Or, if you really want to pamper her, get her a weekend at a destination spa. Turtle Cove and New Moon Spa get good reviews. Day Spas will be appreciated by mom too. Getting mom a gift certificate for a manicure at her salon or a spa visit is the perfect way to give her some me time. If you know the salon she goes to, they might have gift certificates for manicures or pedicures or you can send her to a local spa for a whole day of pampering. Caracalla and Quys get good reviews.
Tour P. Allen Smith's private home, Moss Mountain Farms, and enjoy a lunch. Reservations are required.
If your mom likes flowers, consider buying her something from a garden center that will live for much longer than cut flowers or take her on a trip to a local botanical garden where she can enjoy seeing many types of flowers.
The Quapaw Quarter Association (QQA) will hosts a Spring Tour on Mother's Day Weekend in the Hillcrest Historic District.