Asian mom and daughter on Mother's Day
  • By: Julia

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas 2020

Mother’s Day celebrations may look a little different this year, but there are still some great ways to honor mom in the traditional way. Here are some gift ideas from our tenants for moms and mother figures from all walks of life. Show them how much they’re loved and appreciated this Mother’s Day!

For the traditional mom

SprigsBrighten mom’s day with a bouquet of her favorite flowers. If you’re in RI, Sprig’s in East Greenwich offers delivery and curbside pickup for their arrangements. From elegant roses, to classic hydrangeas.. they have a great variety to bring spring to mom’s door!

East Greenwich Commons, 533 Main Street, East Greenwich, RI
(401) 884-7711

For the foodie

Alta Strada – Treat mom to a special brunch with cocktail kits! Alta Strada in Wellesley, MA is bringing brunch to mom this year with a variety of farmer’s market-fresh options from flaky croissants, to veggie frittatas, to a charcuterie plate. Add a mimosa kit or bloody Mary mixer to top it off!

Central Plaza, 92 Central Street, Wellesley, MA
(781) 237-6100 or order online

Siena Restaurant2Pre-order Mother’s Day specials from Siena Restaurant at one of their three locations; East Greenwich, Providence and Smithfield, RI. You can mix and match meats, cheeses and olives to create a tasting board, follow with some antipasti or grilled pizza, carni, pesce etc.

Smithfield Commons, 400 Putnam Pike, Smithfield, RI
(401) 349-4111

Burtons Grill
If mom has any dietary restrictions, all menu items can be made gluten-free at Burtons Grill! They are offering curbside pickup or delivery with Grubhub. Burtons at Eaglewood Shops in North Andover has an expansive takeout menu with something for every mom!

Eaglewood Shops, 145 Turnpike Street, North Andover, MA
(978) 688-5600 order pickup online or delivery via Grubhub

Emma’s Cafe in Stow is featuring a “Heat n’ Eat” family menu to make things easy this year. With home classics such as BBQ pulled pork mac n’ cheese, chicken broccoli & ziti, a caprese salad, their signature turkey chili and more, there are plenty of meal options the whole family can enjoy together (virtually or in-person) & celebrate mom.

Stow Shopping Center, 117 Great Road, Stow, MA
(978) 637-2656 or order pickup online

400 East Restaurant Treat mom to a nice dinner out, when it is safe of course! Summer is coming and with that will be some much-needed vacation time. As you make your trips down the Cape this summer, you can stop off at 400 East Restaurant in Harwich. They are offering gift certificates you can purchase for mom or for donation to front-line workers!

Harwich East Plaza, 1421 Orleans-Harwich Road, Harwich, MA
(508) 432-1800

For the cheese lover

Wasiks cheese shop – wine and cheesePickup mom’s favorite cheese and wine for a relaxing night in! Wasik’s in Wellesley has curbside pickup for their goodies. You can purchase items from their “Cheesemonger Selection,” which has their best selection of ripe handpicked cheeses with optional wine and reserve pairings. Local New England produce and fresh daily breads are available as well!

61 Central Street, Wellesley, MA
(781) 237-0916 or [email protected]

For the coffee lover

George Howell – mothers day gift setIf mom’s a caffeine lover, chances are good she’s had a fair amount of coffee over the last few weeks! Luckily, George Howell knows their coffee and is here to help. They are offering a Mother’s Day Coffee Gift Box with two of their favorites; Auga Blanca from Columbia and Montecarlos from El Salvador. They also offer coffee subscriptions year round and many other coffee options for the coffee connoisseur. George Howell Coffee

For the sweet tooth

L.A. Burdick has a mouth-watering selection of hand-crafted, artisan chocolate gifts. This year, they brought back their limited-edition, Spring Bonbon Assortment, which is filled with an array of seasonal gourmet chocolate bonbons. Presented in an elegant two-tiered, embossed box tied with ribbon, this makes a lovely Mother’s Day gift.

Amorino – Warmer days are upon us, give mom a reason to treat herself to some gourmet gelato! Amorino has made their classic gelato and macarons available for pickup. Complete with waffle cones… or even better, waffle choco cones… you can pickup some sweet treats for mom or have them delivered if you are near their Cambridge location. Gift cards are also available for purchase.

249 Newbury Street, Boston, MA
(617) 585-3185 or order pickup online

Gräem Nuts and Chocolate, based in Concord, MA, offers an assortment of unique and edible gifts for mom. From homemade peanut butter squares and hearts, to rose and strawberry chocolate bars, to edible almond flowers, there are plenty of options to choose from for mom. They are offering curbside pickup and local delivery.

Friend Block, 49 Main Street, Concord, MA
(978) 776-6645

For the wine lover

Urban Grape – wine wallCheers to moms everywhere with Urban Grape’s delicious wine. They have set up a Mother’s Day collection of wines and spritzers that Mom will love and made it fool proof for easy ordering. They are open, but you can also shop online or pickup at the store and park in one of their dedicated takeout parking spots on Columbus Ave.

303 Columbus Avenue, Boston, MA
(857) 250-2509 or order pickup online

For the moms who deserve a day for themselves

MiniLuxe – gift setEveryone could probably use a little #selfcare right now, especially mom. Treat her to a manicure and pedicure when businesses reopen with a gift card, or treat her to an at-home kit for some self pampering. MiniLuxe has several polish gift sets in bright spring colors, candles to help create a zen-like atmosphere, body scrubs and more. You can shop their Mother’s Day collection here.

Locations available in Boston as well as the Greater Boston Area

Pour Le Corps – Treat mom to a day of customized skin treatments (when businesses reopen). What sounds better than a facial and some peace and quiet at a spa!? Pour Le Corps has gift certificates available for purchase and a variety of services ranging from facials to body-wraps, to waxing and sunless tanning.

224 Clarendon Street #21, Boston, MA

For the fitness queen

Rev’d A little sweat session may be just what your mom needs once things get back to normal! You can purchase in-studio classes or even virtual classes through the Rev’d on Demand page for immediate use. Gift cards are available as well.

Burlington Marketplace, 80 Burlington Mall Road, Burlington, MA

Additional locations at Copley Place, Dedham, Foxboro, Hingham and Providence

For the book lover

Wellesley Books – mothers day graphicCelebrate the book-loving mother in your life with a custom care package from Wellesley Books. You can select from their newly-released signed books and they will include goodies from their gift department including goat’s-milk caramels and a summer scarf. You can also include a personalized note-card. Their packages will be home-delivered within Wellesley, Weston, Needham, Natick, Dover and Sherborn, while supplies last. You can also browse and order from their book collection online or purchase a Wellesley Book gift card.