May 5th is Teacher Appreciation Day and May 10th is Mother's Day! There is no doubt that celebrations look different this year, however you can (and should) still show your mom and favorite teacher some love despite the current situation. In fact, you can make these days special AND support local businesses while doing so! Here are our recommendations for great gifts from local retailers offering social distancing shopping options.
RETAIL GIFTS TO GO:
Signatures Invitations & Gifts: Kendra Scott Ari Earrings & Necklace, Capri Blue cleaning products, spa-scented mini hand sanitizers
Robyn's Nest: Cactus Pot Planter, Topiary Stand, funny planters, insulated cups, and Mother's Day gift sets put together by Robyn
-Capri Blue Candles, Room Spray, Hand Lotion, etc.
-Adorable throw pillows
-Funny tea towels, cocktail napkins, drink ware, etc.
-Cute welcome doormats
Roka Boutique: Cozy lounge wear from top brands & an initial necklace
Daniela Jay Boutique: Funny quarantine/socially distant hats, headbands, & leather jewelry
Sparkling Divine: Mother’s Day Box of Joy or Quarantine Box of Joy
Frosted Frenzy: A 6 pack of gourmet cupcakes
The Cookie House: May's special is Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake Cookies or pick up some beautiful designer cookies
WowWow Lemonade: Grab mom a healthy breakfast of avocado toast and cold brew or a refreshing lemonade to enjoy. They are giving away a FREE 16oz. lemonade to Moms on Mother's Day with a purchase.
Donutsville: Call-in and pay by phone for no-contact curbside pickup or use the drive-thru
Beyond Donuts and Café: Call-in or walk-in for takeout
WellCoffeeCo: Order online and pick-up or walk-in Cabin Coffee Cafe: Call-in or walk-in for takeout Daily Drip Coffee & Desserts: Call-in or walk-in for takeout with a special menu and 'grab & go' options
SPA AT HOME:
Polished by Mai: Mother’s Day Pamper Kit, Mani/Pedi Kits, or gift cards. They are NOW OPEN with social distancing guidelines in place.
At home beauty products or gift cards from: Paradise MedSpa, Beauty Secrets Day Spa, & The Beauty Method, Sinful Hair & Blow Dry Bar, and Matriarch Salon. Many of these are NOW OPEN but please call individual businesses for availability, hours, & social distancing guidelines.
Get mom's car cleaned at Mr. Shine Car Wash so she doesn't have to worry so much about germs! They are still open and they even have hand sanitizer in in their vending machine! They also offer gift cards for future washes or a monthly membership!
Looking for a big gift? Buy or rent an electric bike from Pedego Bikes! It's a great way to get outside and explore the desert!
Don't make mom cook! Order Strawberries 'N Cream Crepes from Fixin' To Eat and make breakfast for mom! Their meals make cooking QUICK & EASY by eliminating the shopping, prep, and mess! They even deliver! She'd probably like a gift card from Fixin' To Eat for future use too! Who doesn't want easy dinner options?
The following restaurants have Mother's Day Takeout Specials:
Checkout our COVID19 tab for a full list of local restaurants offering takeout or delivery! Please check with individual businesses for Mother's Day specials and takeout/delivery options.