Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts & A Great Giveaway!

I don’t know about you guys, but time is FLYING for me lately.  And when I’m in that warp-speed phase of life I tend to forget things- dates, names, what I’m doing, holidays….. Now, don’t worry Mom, I prepared this year- but in case you guys are all “Shoot! It’s Mother’s Day this weekend??” here are some ideas that are available right now!

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1. Sometimes online flower delivery companies bring….ahem, less then stylish bouquets.  But this simple peony arrangement in a mint julep cup is simply gorgeous.

2. Wine. Always. Forever. Pick up on your way to visit, you ARE the reason she drinks after all…. ;)

3. A great book about hand-me-downs and familial style, Heirloom Modern via Amazon.com (overnight it!) or pop into a local book store!

4. Cupcakes! Bake them yourself, or buy a box at one of the zillion cupcake shops out there now. No one hates cupcakes.

5. I have this great popover top from J.Crew and LOVE it (wore it here-follow me!).  Flattering on everyone and ageless… oh, and in stock in your local store.

6. A Stella & Dot gift certificate delivered to her inbox instantly! So many fun new things including scarves and bags!

One of you can give your Mom (or yourself perhaps, if you are a tired Mom, or need a break from your Mom, or are trying to become a Mom ….ba-dum-dum!!) a $200 gift certificate for a getaway to the English Meadow Inn in Kennebunkport, Maine!  Andrew and I like to jet up there for a little quiet getaway by the ocean and luck you can now have the opportunity to go or give a getaway to someone deserving.  Just like their page on Facebook and leave a comment about which room you’d hope to stay in. I’ll pick the winner and email them TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4PM (just in case you do want to give this as a gift!)

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And this is Bailey the inn’s Goldendoodle. I love him and every time I go I threaten to steal him.

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165 Responses to “Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts & A Great Giveaway!”

  1. Beth Price says:

    Oh please put me in the sunrise room!!

  2. Kate says:

    I’d love to stay in the Sunrise room!

  3. Farrell says:

    I would love to stay in the sunrise or sunset room!

  4. I would love to stay in the Tranquility Suite …. Or honestly any suite would be wonderful to stay in they all look amazing !!!
    Well I hope everyone has a Wonderful Mother’s Day!!!!!

  5. I would love to stay in the Tranquility Suite …. But honestly any suite would be wonderful to stay in they all look amazing !!!
    Well I hope everyone has a Wonderful Mother’s Day!!!!!

  6. Martha says:

    Now that is gorgeous! I would stay in the Tranquility Suite. Looooove the colors, and heaven knows I could use some tranquility!

  7. I would love to stay in the Tranquility room!

  8. Liz says:

    Not sure if you already picked a winner, but I would love to stay in the Tranquility suite! The property looks amazing and I have always wanted to go to Kennebunkport for a real lobster roll!

  9. Amanda says:

    Morning Dawn room. Love that emerald green!

  10. kristy doak says:

    I would love to put my mom in any of those rooms. they are beautiful and look relaxing

  11. Lisa says:

    Morning Dawn for sure – that fireplace in the wall is to die for!

  12. Kerri says:

    Erin,

    Random question – where did you purchase the sunglasses you are wearing in the Instagram photo? They look fab!

    Kerri

  13. Christine says:

    Hmmmm… a toughie, I’d probably go with the Tranquility Suite because I love blue and that balcony would be great for sipping my morning Joe. HOWEVER, I love garden views so maybe that I’d “settle” for the Quiet Moments suite! Yes, I am commenting even if you already found a winner. I just found your blog and I love your taste! So, even if I don’t win the Kennebunk stay for my mother and I, I am getting that JCrew shirt for my mom… she’ll love it! Thanks!!

  14. Christina C says:

    I’d like to stay in the Morning Dawn suite! Lovely!

  15. The Tranquility Suite looks so warm and welcoming. Love it!!