Blog

What Mom wants for Mother’s Day

Posted in Eat | May 4, 2013 | By Tahoe South
Photo By Christina Proctor

Who cares that it was probably invented by a greeting card company; the second Sunday of May is ours – Mother’s Day, all 24 hours of it. Yes, we do claim every last second. Husbands, children take note. You should already be thinking about May 12.

Don’t have a plan yet? Well at least you are smart enough to be reading this, so all is not lost. What do we mothers want on this most glorious of days? Well-behaved children, or a day where sibling fighting is abolished; a clean house that we did not have to clean ourselves; meals that we did not have to prepare; and lots of love from you. A portrait of us with our beautiful, well groomed, nicely dressed children is like icing on the cake. Fortunately the available backdrops for this picture are amazing in Tahoe.

First thing, allow Mom to leisurely wake up to coffee, tea, and a light breakfast all served in bed with homemade Mother’s Day cards. Cards detail just how wonderful your Mom is, and are delivered by her beautiful, smiling children. The breakfast must be light because of course you are taking Mom out to brunch later.

Brunch options that will always impress include Edgewood’s and Riva Grill’s Mother’s Day champagne brunches. Both offer stunning Lake Tahoe views – perfect for your special picture. If your children are not the shirt and tie, or dress type, there is always the picnic lunch option. And if your family’s talents do not lie in the culinary arts, stop by Sprout’s Café or Freshies and pick up lunch to go and head on down to Lakeview Commons for an al fresco lunch at the beach.

What to do the rest of the day? Whatever your Mom wants -- the Mother’s Day card is in effect all day long. Alone time for Mom, or more togetherness, it is all up to her. 

And Mom -- Tomorrow you will go back to fixing all the world’s problems, finding all lost articles, being the family chauffeur, and general all-around Wonder Woman. Today, Tahoe is your playground – enjoy!

Looking for more to do on Mother's Day in Lake Tahoe? Try these:

Christina Proctor works for Weidinger Public Relations, the agency that oversees public relations efforts for Tahoe South.



Search
Keyword:

Vacasa Hot Deal

Book Your Trip Within 7 Days of Arrival and Save 25% off the Nightly Rate on Select Properties!

Details

968 Park Hotel for $99

$99 on ANY Night and ANY ROOM!

Details

See more Tahoe South deals
Activity Tickets

Get instant tickets, reservations and information from ActivityTickets.com

V&T Train RidesSki & SnowTrail: Bike & HikeShows & MusicSpecial EventsGolfToursOn the Water
Email Newsletter

Sign up for Tahoe South news, offers, special announcements and more.

First name*
Last name
Email*
Zip Code*
Thank you for subscribing. We are looking forward to keeping you up to date!
Search The Site

Listen to the #TeamSummer jam!

Play
Stop
Mute
So Bright (Random Rab Remix)
by Vokab Kompany
54° Partly Cloudy
Last updated: 2:18 PM
Webcam feeds across Tahoe South Launch
Videos
Featured Events
September 25 – 27, 2015
Twitter

Harry and Lloyd - Adoptable, vaccinated, ready for a loving home! http://t.co/pEAItkUBF5 vika @LakeTahoe_News

6:45 PM - 31 Oct 2014

#HappyHalloween! @montbleutahoe & @peektahoe are celebrating with drink specials and costume contests tonight. Wh... http://t.co/mqqTwzmmg0

5:59 PM - 31 Oct 2014

Pet of the Week: Cooper, blind lab mix, http://t.co/yEKZGOAFz3 via @TahoeDailyTrib

1:50 PM - 31 Oct 2014