What to give mom?
Local businesses offer their ideas for gifts that make lasting memories.
Foot Soak Package
This package features a 30-minute healing relief foot soak, which includes 15 minutes of head, neck & shoulder massage and 15 minutes of foot & lower leg massage. While soaking, a heated neck wrap will help melt those tight neck and shoulder muscles all while enjoying our signature ginger tea. Our healing relief foot soak provides moisture and healing to dry, achy feet. $75 at Soak Spa & Foot Sanctuary, 4631 S. Mason St., Suite B4, Fort Collins; (970) 377-9868; www.soakspashop.com.
A truly timeless, yet chic design, the Lorelei Floral Hoop Earrings are available in white, yellow or rose gold. With the classic design of diamond hoops, coupled with feminine scalloped edges, these earrings are truly perfect for wearing any day. $3,990 in 18kt gold. Sather’s Leading Jewelers, 300 E. Foothills Parkway, Fort Collins; www.SathersJewelers.com.
It’s in the Bag
Vooray duffle bags make a great gift, and SCHEELS has a variety to choose from! At 4755 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Johnstown; www.scheels.com.
For a Good Cause
GivLuv 70 percent Dark Chocolate Belizean Bar; Celebrate your MOM and help CHILDREN in need. A gift as extraordinary as its cause for your extraordinary mother on her special day. Smooth, healthy and tasty! Purchase online or at Lighthouse Chiropractic: 1045 Robertson St., Fort Collins; (970) 223-5914; www.givluvchocolate.com.
Where MOM is the VIP
Give that special lady in your life the gift of glowing skin for an entire year with the Harmony Skin and Wellness Clinic VIP membership. The VIP membership program is a yearlong membership that offers one pampering and skin nurturing treatment every month, plus ongoing VIP pricing and specials. ($149.99 a month). Call (970) 282-8266 or visit 2126 Milestone Drive, Suite 107, Fort Collins; www.harmonyskin.com.
A Gift to Savor
Serve the perfect Bloody Mary using all the right ingredients in the Bloody Mary kit, $19.95; adding Dilly Beans, $9; and topping the drink using the mini pepper mill, $20. All from Savory Spice, 123 N. College Ave., Fort Collins,
(970) 682-2971; www.savoryspiceshop.com.
A creative way to spend time with mom, crafts, mimosas and finger foods! Just $45 per person on Saturday, May 12. The Outlets at Loveland, 5625 McWhinney Blvd., Loveland; www.diy-creations.com.
Mariposa Plants and Flowers
Give your mother a gift that is as beautiful as she is. There are many different bouquets to choose from on mariposaflowers.com. Splendid Surprise by Teleflora is $39.95. Call (970) 356-1684 or visit www.mariposaflowers.com.
Intraceuticals Oxygen Rejuvenation Treatment
Pamper mom with our new Intraceuticals Oxygen Rejuvenate Treatment—a non-invasive treatment that targets the appearance of fine lines and dramatically enhances overall hydration for instant results. $175. Schedule today at Facetté – Total Beauty. Total Wellness. Fort Collins; (970) 223-1211; www.facettemedicalspa.com.
Tuana Hair Design
Enjoy FREE Hair Repair Treatment with Any Hair Service.
* Repairs damaged hair with poor elasticity
* Helps retain and protect the hair color
* Helps to bring back shine and correct the
porosity in the hair
* Corrects damaged hair and helps reduce
split ends and further damage
* Helps strengthen and soften hair
* Great for all hair types
818 S. College Ave., Fort Collins; (970) 472-0522; www.tuanahairdesign.com.
Rams, don’t forget to gear up for graduation. The Otter Shop has the outdoor gear you need to beat the heat this summer and some rugged memorabilia to start that career off right! At 151 W. Mountain Ave., Fort Collins; www.otterproducts.com.
Mom’s Best Friend
The Golden Retriever is an intelligent and obedient breed and has an easy-going, friendly and affectionate personality that makes for the perfect family companion. Prices vary. Available at Pet City, 3663 S. College Ave., Fort Collins; www.petcityfortcollins.com.
Charm School Box Heart holds life’s little mementos, a 16” matte gold bar necklace with engraved “mom” sentiment, and Marine Hand & Body Cream; $65. From Pinwheel Gift Co.; www.pinwheelgiftco.com.
A Sweet Tradition
Vern’s Almond Toffee is handcrafted from all-natural ingredients in copper kettles. Gluten-free. We ship worldwide! Gifts from $6 to $120. Available at Vern’s Toffee House, celebrating 40 years in business. (970) 493-7770; www.vernstoffee.com.
A unique wild flower creation of dahlias, roses, tulips and other spring blooms created in a rustic Garden Tin container exclusive to Palmer Flowers. This lush arrangement is perfect for that “Garden Mom” that loves Colorado springtime! $89.99 at Palmer Flowers, 3710 Mitchell Drive, Fort Collins; (970) 226-0200; www.palmerflowers.com.
This Mother’s Day, treat mom with a day of relaxation with the Spavia™ gift card.
(970) 658-8900; www.Spaviadayspa.com.
Nothing Bundt the Best
Hand-decorated cakes from Nothing Bundt Cakes, adorned with inspired decorations and signature frosting. Eight-inch, $32, serves up to eight; ten-inch, $42, serves up to 18. 3300 S. College Ave., Suite 180, Fort Collins; www.nothingbundtcakes.com.
The “CO2-Lift” is a relaxing treatment that takes less than an hour with zero redness and no down-time. It increases the skin’s hydration by over 117 percent, lifts and tightens the skin. $175 at Allura Skin, Laser & Wellness Clinic (locations in Fort Collins and Loveland). (970) 223-0193; www.alluraclinic.com.