This Sunday is Mother’s Day, and if you need some last minute gift ideas, here are some local suggestions, inspired by the Feel the Love Transformation Cards, mom will love!
“You are a Role Model to Someone”
Feel the Love Transformation Cards
Let mom know how much she’s loved 365 days per year! The Feel the Love Transformation Cards stem from the mantra ‘a shift in thought can change everything.’ The deck includes 53 universal truths offering special messages for mom every day. The beautifully designed box easily stores the deck, but also displays the daily message to serve as a gentle reminder of the intention throughout the day.
Go: King’s Scribe (Chappaqua), Glass Onion Originals (Pleasantville), Wonderous Things (Briarcliff Manor), Ebba (Katonah), and Via Michelle (Mount Kisco).
Who doesn’t love chocolate? Some of the best chocolates are handcrafted right here in Westchester by local mom Maria Valente, who creates flavor pairings and chocolates in all sorts of shapes and sizes. These heart-shaped truffles are the perfect way for her to feel the love!
Go: Chocolations, 607 East Boston Post Rd., Mamaroneck, 914-777-3600, chocolations.com
“Mirror and Reflect the Best”
Alexander Sparkling Wine
Sparkling wine is gaining in popularity as it is recognized as one of the most versatile wine for pairing and transitions beautifully throughout courses and with different cuisines. For more sparkle, local entrepreneur Alessandro Crocco produces sparkling wine with 24-karat gold flakes into the wine to make gold drinkable, allowing mom to shine!
Go: Westchester Wine Warehouse, 53 Tarrytown Rd, White Plains, 914-824-1400, www.westchesterwine.com
“Exercise Your Athletic Soul”
Pump those pedals with Westchester Magazine’s “The Best Of Westchester” 2105 Indoor Cycling Instructor of the Year Barbara Vinciguerra. Her combined 30 years of fitness experiences with her powerfully inspiring personality, will have mom looking (and more importantly) feeling her best in the many months to come!
Go: 1 Elm St. (Inside House of Sports), Ardsley, 914-275-3754, www.fithouseny.com
“Creativity is a Spiritual Experience
Paint Night with Pinot’s Palette
Pair paint, wine, and fun to make a mom’s night out she’ll remember. Mom will get to express her creative side and come home with a little love to proudly hang up on the wall.
Go: 108 Mamaroneck Ave, Mamaroneck, 914-835-1045, www.pinotspalette.com/mamaroneck
“Raise Each Other Up”
Aide Through Trade Roll on Bracelets
The Original Roll-On® Bracelet is handmade with love in Nepal™ and is the only Roll-On® Bracelet that is authentically Fair Trade. Beautifully designed and available in different colors, each piece is handmade with love by artisans in Nepal. Your purchase provides women with a fair income and benefits in a safe and healthy work environment.
Go: Holbrook Cottage, 1253 Pleasantville Rd, Briarcliff Manor, 914-944-0734, www.holbrookcottage.com