Fairport Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2016

1 May

Are you ready, Fairport NY? Mother’s Day is just around the corner.  Next weekend to be exact.  We’ve searched high and low to bring you some great options to celebrate and/or remember the moms in your life.  Check out all the details in our Fairport Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2016

Brunch It Up


Just around the corner in East Rochester.  Check out the details from their website: Perlos_mothers-day-brunch-r2_2016-240x300“Celebrate Mom in style with our special Mother’s Day Brunch at Perlo’s. Served from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. Our famous brunch buffet will include a beef and turkey carving station, omelet station, pasta, scrambled eggs, sausage, hash browns, fresh fruits and salads, pastries, fabulous homemade desserts and much, much more. And for our evening guests, we will begin serving our regular dinner menu at 4:30 P.M. Reservations are required for Mother’s Day Brunch and Dinner so please call Donna today.”


Eagle Vale

champagne-1347625_960_720Complimentary mimosas for moms starting and noon and a menu of delicious food and appetizers.  You’re sure to hit a hole in one with mom today.  Check out their menu and make your reservations now!


Letchworth State Park

chipmunk-948997_960_720If you want to go the distance, consider a trip to Letchworth State Park and the Glen Iris Inn.  Breakfast is from 8 to 10:30 am or you can choose an a la carte menu.  Both menus are scrumptious and it’s a great way to take in the outdoors. The Democrat and Chronicle has just published a great brunch list, so be sure to check that out too and make your reservations now.

The Flowers

Surprise mom with some beautiful buds this Mother’s Day!  Visit one of our favorite florists, The Flower Girl.  They have some of the most stunning arrangements we’ve seen; they will take great care of you!!  Or why not give mom some lasting blooms?  Take her to Grossmans and help her pick out a colorful hanging basket, or plan some new flowers for her garden!

The Adventure

lilac fenceThe current forecast predicts 63 degrees and sunny for Mother’s Day! It’s Rochester, so take another next week.

  • The Lilac Festival will be in full bloom!  There are lots of fun things happening around the festival this weekend, and there is something for every mom!  Highlights on Sunday include the Home & Garden Show & don’t forget that delicious festival food!
  • Seneca Park Zoo is celebrating all things mama!  They’ll be featuring zoo mom’s, especially the orangutang mom’s.  You can also meet the zoo’s newest residents; their two new elephants!
  • There will be FREE arboretum tours at Durand Eastman Park.  These two-hour family-friendly hikes start at 2 pm.  Groups will meet at the kiosk on the zoo road.


Choose a Thoughtful Gift

gift-553149_960_720Seriously, most moms will tell you that it’s the thought that counts and they’re right!  Here’s the key-don’t overthink it!  The good news is that you still have time—here’s some great ideas we found on line–

From PopSugar:

We loved the personalized memory jars, collector’s edition of a favorite book and the tea set which is a gift that keeps on giving!  Be sure to check out all of ideas.

From Parenting Magazine:

We love the 5 second Memory Journal, Mommy Juice Stemless Wine Glass and the Essential Oil Diffuser.  There’s plenty of more ideas, so don’t miss them.

Honestly, you know us well enough by now to know we love shopping local so don’t miss out on all the treasures to be had at the Fairport Pharmacy Gift Shop, Canalside Gifts or Main Street Mercantile

A new address may just be the perfect gift for Mom, or at least knowing what the value of her current home is.  We can help. Contact us today!