Get her a beautiful Queen approved umbrella that won’t blow back and whip her in the face on miserable rainy days.
Available at The Bay, $50-80.
The Kitchen Diaries by Nigel Slater
This isn’t just a cookbook, it’s a passionate love story about the art of making food. The Guardian’s food writer presents simple recipes for sumptuous dining experiences with delicious wit and mouth-watering description. Find at Indigo or Type Books.
We can’t stop talking about how good Heavenly Cream Sloane Tea is. Bonus: the pretty packaging makes it gift-ready too. Find at Indigo. (And read about the young entrepreneur behind this classy Canadian brand.)
Bon Maman Jam
Build a picnic basket and start with this! It’s cute, to the point and yummy.
Find at Loblaws.
Glass Hummingbird Feeder
Give her a hummingbird feeder and we promise you’ll get daily updates via text or email. The gift that keeps on giving.
Present this to your mom with freshly clipped flowers from YOUR GARDEN (not hers) and deliver on a tray along with brunch
$16.50 at Lee Valley.
Subscription to Canadian House and Home
A subscription to Canada House and Home is so easy and it will bring her a treat every month. (Once she’s done reading, you can take home for your own decorating fantasies.)
Picasso at The AGO
Book tickets now for this must-see exhibit! Accompany mom to the AGO and then run around the corner to wolf down Dim Sum. PERFECT SATURDAY!