Businesses offer Mother’s Day promotions
By Jade Arroyo
Mother’s Day is celebrated on May 10 in Mexico and on May 11 in the US. Local businesses are offering a variety of special gifts and experiences for the loveliest ladies in our lives: our moms.
A meal and a toast in her honor
1826 Restaurant, Rosewood hotel, Nemesio Diez 11, 152-9700
Special brunch for moms, 390 pesos
Dinner for mom: cocktail, shrimp soup, beef stew, blueberry and chocolate flan, mole truffles, for 690 pesos. Live music by Hopalong and Yureme
La Tienda, Biblioteca Pública, Insurgentes 25, 10am–6:30pm
Special gifts and products for mothers
Camino Silvestre, Zacateros 46 and Correo 43, 122-3157
Hummingbird feeders and heart-shaped birdfeeders, gifts, jewelry, and home accessories
Chocolatería Johfrej, Jesús 2
A box of chocolates is a timeless, classic gift. Who doesn’t love chocolates? At his pretty chocolate shop you can buy by weight a large variety of bonbons and truffles. The gifts boxes are also adorable.
Laja Spa, Hospicio 13, 154-4338
Special promo for mom, “chocolate delight,” including a traditional treatment, facial and massage with chocolate cream for 1,900 pesos
The Nail Lounge, Plaza La Luciérnaga, 154-4321
Manicure + pedicure + foot massage = happiness. Nail Lounge has modern, clean facilities that will make mom feel comfortable and pampered.
You can buy a pretty bouquet or flower arrangement for mom at the market Ignacio Ramírez. Besides having the freshest flowers in a variety of colors and types, some stands offer delivery service and floral design, or you could also make your own arrangement.