Sunday, May 14th is Mother’s Day, but it’s never too soon to start planning how you’re going to make the day special for Mom. Whether you’re thinking about flowers, a beautiful gift or a brunch on the big day, there are businesses in Novato ready to make your experience the best it can be.
Brunch in Style
Hilltop 1892 offers sweeping views of Novato and the bay. In fact, the SF Chronicle says it has “one of the best views in the North Bay.” For a scenic brunch with mom, it’s hard to beat. Currently taking reservations for lunch and dinner.
Rickey’s is another go-to destination for special event brunches, with executive chef Harold Solomon drawing together some of Marin’s most memorable brunch menus.
Wildfox Mesquite Fired Kitchen is a great brunch spot at any time of year, with owner Munther Massarweh commenting to the Marin Independent Journal that mother’s day brunch is, “our biggest day of the year…. it’s more of an experience.”
Members and guests at the Stonetree Golf Course Bay Club can enjoy an impressive Mother’s Day brunch, including their signature “seafood extravaganza” station as part of Chef Duque’s Mother’s Day brunch buffet, with an 11am seating.
CarmenQ offers a selection of unique, handmade jewelry that any Mom would be thrilled to receive, particularly if she enjoys stylish and contemporary pieces that bring everyday elegance to any outfit.
Continental Jewelers on Grant Avenue features gemstones in an array of rings, earrings, necklaces and other presentations for Mom’s special day, selected for sale by second generation jewelers and gemologists, Phillip and Eva Schlenker.
McDonald’s Jewelers, billed as “your hometime jewelry store”, offers a range of personal services, such as engraving, to customize your Mother’s Day gift.
The Big Day in Bloom
Morning Glory Florist on Grant Avenue can create a special arrangement to wow Mom with, but don’t leave it too late to order.
San Marin Flowers on San Marin Drive is standing by to help you show Mom how much you care.
For Moms with a passion for fashion
Anne’s Secret Hang-ups on Grant Avenue is a fashion boutique with styles to suit every age and every budget. Owner Anne Wade will be happy to help you pick out the perfect Mom’s Day gift.
For the fashionista Mom, make Accents on Grant Avenue your go-to. Accents carries a great selection of boutique brands including Free People, Kersh, Michael Stars, Velvet, Sylvie & Mado, Sweet Pea, Linq, and more.
Home gift ideas
Looking for something to brighten up the house and remind Mom of you? The Feathered Nest in Pacheco Plaza has just re-opened and has some beautiful home gift ideas. You can also find something special at Morris and Company (who will wrap your selected gift for you at no extra cost), and Sage Gallery, both on Grant Avenue in Downtown Novato.
Whatever gift you choose, and wherever you end up celebrating, think local this Mother’s Day, and enjoy the great service that our Novato businesses offer you on this day, and year round.