May is officially here, which means that Mother’s Day is approaching sooner than we all realize. And although some of us may not be able to see our mamas this year, that doesn't mean we can't treat them with something special. There are a lot of local companies offering the perfect gift ideas to spoil your mom with this year.
Or, if you're a mama, why not treat yourself to one of these many fabulous Mother's Day gifts? You deserve it!
Moms are such important figures in our lives, which is why on a day like Mother's Day, which this year falls on Sunday, mya 10, they deserve to be treated to something amazing.
Some of the items on this list are available for delivery, while others involve promotions that'll be perfect for the second this isolation period sees its ends.
Either way, moms deserve to be spoiled on this day — and every other day of the year, of course.
So, why not say "I love you" with a little unexpected present that she won't be able to forget about?
Haute Balloonhaute balloon
You've probably seen Haute Balloon flood your social media feed at one point or another.
This local company creates the most spectacular balloons. So, for Mother's Day, you can treat your mom to a flower balloon combination that'll surely put a smile on her face.
MFleur is known for its incredible flowers, especially the eternal roses they create.
These boxes of beauty that you see above, which were hand-painted by local artist Bianca Rosen,* make for a fantastic gift for any mother.
MFleur also sells organic and fair trade chocolate in collaboration with Le Comptoir Chocolat, another local company.
Nouveau Noir boutique is one of my favourite stores in all of Montreal.
From now until Mother's Day, customers can get 20% off their purchase with the code MAMA20.
Not only will you find something fabulous for your mom, but you may even find something for yourself!
Sweat FX is one of the coolest spots in the city.
This relaxing experience also comes with amazing health benefits.
Although the studio is currently closed, it's offering five-session gift certificates for a discounted rate when you use the code MOMFX at checkout.
Your mom will love this experience when this isolation period comes to an end — I promise!
Spa St. James
Spa St. James is one of the most fabulous spas in all of Montreal.
Located in the prestigious Ritz Carlton, Spa St. James is a true treat for anyone who goes.
For Mother's Day, Spa St. James is offering 15% off gift cards — so that mothers can have a relaxing day once it reopens!
Instead of treating your mom to a box of chocolates, why not treat her to a box of phenomenal spices from Kanel?
The discovery box offered by Kanel included 8 of their most popular spices.
The company also offers a fabulous box of salts that include their Holy Grail Garlic Salt, Summer Black Truffle Salt, Fiery Sea Salt Cold, and Smoked Sea Salt, all of which are amazing!
TrendSavvy always has the coolest items at amazing prices.
From designer sunglasses to incredible jewelry, you'll be able to find your mom a great gift, for an even better price.
Currently, you can get 20% off sitewide by using the code WELUVU at checkout!
This local vegan apparel company has tons of incredible items.
Best of all, it's currently having a massive sale with up to 30% off items. And until May 12, you'll get an additional 20% off your purchase.
So, if you're looking for a great gift for your mom, you know where to look.
I'm a huge fan of Cafe Livia and they recently launched Livia Sweets and the menu items will make any mom glow.
From their signature desserts like Blondies and Brookies to baking kits that include everything you need to create delicious baked goods at home to cake, pies, and buddles of desserts —there are so many great options to pick from.
If your mom has a sweet tooth, this is the perfect gift idea to send her.
Wishing you and your mama a happy Mother's Day!
* This article has been updated.