One of the many wonderful things about our country is the variety of small businesses owned by talented individuals in our community. Small businesses are able to provide a personal touch that large corporations cannot which makes them the ideal shop to grab gifts for loved ones- and who could we love more than Mom!
Here are some small businesses in the Orlando area featuring gifts, specials & promotions perfect for Mother’s Day.
Simply Sweet Obsession has a variety of edible bouquets and delectable treats that will make mama feel extra special! Call 321-961-9336 and visit their FB page: Simply Sweet Obsession Yum!
Every mom feels like a new woman when leaving the salon. Check out Southern Stylz by Dena for this Mother’s Day blow out special! Located in Oviedo. Here is her FB Page: Southern Stylz by Dena
This is the PERFECT gift for the nursing mama. Precious Keepsakes makes beautiful rings, earrings, & necklaces with mom’s very own unique breast milk! An incredible token to commemorate the beautiful sacrifice of a mother’s love for her baby. Here’s the website: precious keepsakes
Have the kiddos MAKE a special Mother’s Day gift at Twiddlebugs in Oviedo on April 30th & May 1st for only $22. Here’s the LINK to sign up! Twiddle Bugs Kid’s Class
Face & Body Bar wants mom’s to relax by throwing in this amazing Mother’s Day Deal! When you get a berry chocolate rejuvenating facial, you will get a hydrating eye treatment for free! Now THAT is what this tired mom needs! Here is her website http://www.fabbspa.com and IG: @fabbspa.
When you gift mom a massage this Spa will gift them a complimentary Mimosa! I’m thinking Mom’s day out with the girls- brunch & nails after!! Check out this Mother’s Day Special at the Day Spa of Oviedo and enjoy being pampered from head to toe. Book today! http://dayspaofoviedo.com
What could be better than a bouquet of flowers? How about one that tastes as good as it looks! Gen’s Dream Sweets is offering 10% off Mother’s Day Sugar Cookie Bouquets! She also makes customized cookies, cakes & cupcakes. Located in Kissimmee and can deliver for a small fee. Check out her creations through her IG: @gensdreamsweets and DM or Text 786-332-0592 to order.
Speaking of flowers, fresh cut bouquets are often given- but why not give a potted plant that will be a gift loved all year round! Blue Moon Tropical located in Eustis will deliver your special plant for FREE with the code “Mother’s Day” at check out. LINK: Blue Moon Tropics
Summer is coming, and Ritmokru dance fitness is offering a FREE class as a gift to Mom’s for Mother’s Day! The best way to stay active is by making it fun! Located in Oviedo, no pre registration required. As a mom, I LOVE that I can work out after the kids are in bed. It’s so difficult to find evening group fitness classes. IG: @ritmokru
Check out this Mother’s Day Special at Breaking Barre Oviedo. They’re offering 30% off the first month as well as hosting a precious Mommy & Me Ballet class May 1st for kids 2-12yrs old. Don’t miss out, sign up today! http://www.breaking-barre.com
Here’s a gift idea special for mom no matter the distance! Make Momentos allows you or your little one to narrate an E-Book in their sweet voice. Immagine how touched grandma will be hearing their grandbabies voice sharing a story. Or how about the mama working abroad or deployed while serving in the military- I’m tearing up just thinking about it (🥺 military brat over here). Here’s how it works: How It Works and here’s how to order: http://MakeMomentos.com & Follow their cute IG: @make_momentos.
Give moms a break and order them a Kit Kat Cake from Oh My Delights! This small business specializes in bakery items you don’t find from just anywhere! Charlottes, Brookies, Brazilian fudge balls and more. As if this deal couldn’t get sweeter, Oh My Delights is offering 15% off with code: Delight. Order directly through Instagram @ohmy.delights. Pictures and prices are listed in the highlights.
The Haus of Dolls’ Mother’s Day Special this year is $150 Ombré Powder Brows (which is a +$400 value)!! Wow! Located in Winter Park. Visit their website: Haus of Dolls And check out their IG: Haus of Dolls IG
It’s Strawberry Season, and KC Strawberries has got mom covered! With seven amazing options fit for a queen, take a look! Which one is will you be hinting at your partner? I’ve got my eye on look 3 😉 Contact via Instagram: KC Strawberries. You can also place an order by texting 4077284152. Located in Apopka, Florida.
A gift that will be cherished forever is the gift of sentimental art. Local artist Julie Kaplan sells both originals and prints of her paintings and has a gallery full of beautiful art in honor for Mother’s Day. Her Instagram is @juliekaplan_art and you can view her work through this LINK: Julie Kaplan Art
Growing up, the gift that my mom wanted most on Mother’s Day was a nice family photo. Unfortunately getting 3 teenage girls to smile at the same time is not a job for the faint of heart! It takes a professional, and Gina Vergara is here to save the day with an amazing deal on Mommy & Me photo sessions! 1 hour session with 20 digital images and two 5×7 prints for $150! Here’s her website: Gina Vergara Photography
And here’s one last idea of how to make mom feel special. Yard Signs are a growing trend for various occasions and they are adorable. Winter Garden yard greetings makes it easy taking care of the set up & tear down so all you have to do is click here: Winter Garden Yard Greetings.
At the end of the day, most Moms just want to feel appreciated, loved, thought of, seen and heard. ALL of these gifts reflect the care & attention Moms crave, so pick a few businesses to support but DON’T FORGET to write a card expressing from your heart how this gift reflects the way YOU appreciate, love, think of, see & know this amazing woman who’s sacrificed so much- and yet is somehow MORE not less. Moms need that reminder so often, so write it down, and make it count.
Let’s hear from you! Which gifts are you hoping for on Mother’s Day? Which one do you think your mom would love?