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Kasey's Korner: Five Great Mother's Day Gifts

Find the perfect present for mom in your neighborhood

Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to show mom how special she is, and a heartfelt gift is the perfect way to do that. 

Here, we’ve got great gift ideas - and where to find them in your neighborhood.

  • A Day at the Spa:  Every busy mom knows it’s hard to find time to relax, so a day dedicated to total pampering may be exactly what she needs.  offers a variety of spa packages ranging from a few treatments to an entire day, and has an extensive menu of services to choose from.  is an establishment dedicated to the pursuit of relaxation, specializing in massage and body treatments.  They offer several different options, including many Mother’s Day specials.
  • Big Night Out:  Treat the special woman in your life to a delicious dinner out at .  Their “Big Night Out” special offers a succulent four-course fondue style meal, including an irresistible chocolate fondue dessert.  This out-of-the-ordinary dinner out will show mom how extraordinary she is.  Be sure to make reservations early to enjoy your big night out here.
  • Personalized Presents:  Gifts with a personal touch always mean the most, and has you covered when it comes to personalized presents.  Choose from something she’ll use everyday, like a monogrammed towel or apron, to something reserved for special occasions, like jewelry and trinkets made with your favorite photos.  Be sure to plan ahead and place your order early!
  • Beautiful Bouquets:  Surprise Mom with a beautiful bouquet of flowers that’ll brighten her day.  This classic Mother’s Day gift will show her how much you care and keep her smiling and smelling the roses all day long.  has a wide variety of pre-made arrangements, or they can help you create a custom bouquet.  Artistic Florists of Tampa prides itself on making unique floral creations that are sure to lift your loved one’s spirits.
  • Picture Perfect Memories:  Portraits and family photographs are a special way to capture memories and keep loved ones close.  Surprise Mom with a photo session scheduled with one of Carrollwood’s many excellent photographers.  You’ll get to enjoy spending time together, and have those precious photos to cherish for years to come.  Traci Murphy Photography & Design specializes in on-location shoots, and Olan Mills offers traditional studio sessions. 
raven May 03, 2011 at 05:56 PM
not the perfect gift for my mom raven spencer
raven May 03, 2011 at 05:58 PM
where is the floiwers and stuff ravenspencer
ronny d sutton May 03, 2011 at 07:37 PM
I like to give gifts that benefit charity, especially to someone like my mom, who is so compassionate. Check out www.tisbest.org for charity gift cards--they're my favorite!
Camille C. Spencer May 03, 2011 at 08:03 PM
@raven: The flowers are from Carrollwood Florist. @ronny: thanks for the card website!

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