Mom has always been there 100 percent. Surely it's not enough to call one day a celebration for just her, but Sunday, May 8, is the one designated to make her feel appreciated.
Corona del Mar has a bevy of places to take Mom to show her how special she is. CDM's restaurants, shops and gardens provide great places to spend the day with Mom.
Places to Eat
There are many restaurants in Corona del Mar that are having Mother's Day brunch specials and dinner. list gives a variety of ideas, but here are some new additions:
is having a buffet brunch and Mother's Day dinner on Sunday. It will be serving its famous Mediterranean kebabs, pastas and salads, as well as breakfast selections, such as pancakes, brioche French toast, desserts and $10 bottomless mimosas. Stop by from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Adults are $29.95, and kids eat at $1 per years of age. Dinner is a three-course meal, served from 5-10 p.m. for $29.95.
is serving a four-course Mother's Day brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Meals are $42 per person and $20 per child (separate three-course menu). The decadent menu features a first course of ragout of mushroom feuillete, a second course of scampi provencal, a main course of petite filet of beef, salmon, roasted quail or braised veal and a dessert of assorted fruits and cheese, opera cake or a warm thin apple tart.
Places to Go
is a beautiful place to take Mom and spend the day. The library is closed on Sundays, but the gardens are open and are a great place for an afternoon stroll while learning about the different plants that grow there.
is a perfect place to take the elegant and graceful mom in your life. This resale boutique has affordable and vintage fashions from some of the top names, such as like Chanel and Prada. A selection of designer hats that look like they appeared at the royal wedding can be found at the boutique.
Things to Do
One of my favorite things to do with my mom is to get a mother/daughter manicure/pedicure. Both or are open on Sundays and do an exceptional job tending to the hands and feet. They also take walk-in appointments.
You can also treat Mom to a facial on Mother's Day. A great way to say thank you is letting her relax on a massage bed for an hour while having her faced massaged, steamed and exfoliated. is open on Sundays and offers many different types of skin care services.
Thank you to all the moms out there for their hard work and dedication. Happy Mother's Day!