Mother’s Day is around the corner (it’s May 12, 2019, in case you’ve forgotten).
And spoiling your favourite mum (whether or not, she’s your own) is the best way to show your appreciation. Treat her like a queen by bringing her to fancy brunches or simply spending some time bonding and participating in workshops together!
Treat mum to a fancy Mother’s Day brunch at Porta Fine Food & Import Company at Park Hotel Clarke Quay. Not only will there delicious options such as Fine de Claire Oysters from the French coast and Chicken Waldorf Salad at brunch, your LO will enjoy the various kid-friendly activities, too. P/S: Diners on 12 May will also stand to win staycation prizes! More details here. ($39++ per adult, $19++ per child between 5 and 11)
1 Unity Street, 237983; tel 6593 8888
Turn lumps of clay into art at the Dragon Kiln Pottery Workshop. The 2-hour long session at Thow Kwang Pottery Jungle is a perfect bonding activity for you and your mum as you both learn tips and tricks about pottery whilst creating your own pottery piece. If you’re up for the challenge, test your skills at the pottery wheel!
No. 85 Lorong Tawas, 639823; tel: 6268 6121
Can’t figure out what gift to get? Then chocolate is the answer, especially if your mum has a sweet tooth. Indulge her chocolate cravings with artisanal chocolatier Anjalichocolat. These handcrafted chocolates are packed in premium gift boxes that are decorated with gold, metal ornaments for a fancy touch. If the highly satisfied customers are right, your mum will surely be delighted!
Let your inner artist out and get creative on canvas in a 3-hour Art Jam Session at Arteastiq! Sip on a complimentary beverage and enjoy! Each session comes with a free canvas and unlimited acrylic paint, sponges, brushes and a paint palette. Visit the website for more information and to sign up.
333A Orchard Road, Mandarin Gallery, #04-14/15, 238897; tel 6235 8705
68 Orchard Road, Plaza Singapura, #03-70/72, 238839; tel: 6336 0952
Make it a Singaporean affair this Mother’s Day! As part of the local buffet lunch at The Lobby Lounge, you can grab one of the seven signature dishes and accompany it with a wide selection of local delights such as popiah, kueh pie tee and nyonya kuehs.
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore, 22 Orange Grove Rd, Tower Wing, Lobby Level, 258350; tel: 6213 4398
Floristique does elegant, Korean-style bouquets that are perfect for minimalist mums. Alternatively, swing by Karen French Floral Designs for beautiful, vibrant floral arrangements or visit Ji Mei Flower for highly sought after David Austin roses. Assemble a bouquet of these English beauties at yourself by picking up the flowers at the company’s retail-wholesale outlet, or order arrangements from their business, events and wedding planning arm.
Let mum admire the tulips at Tulipmania at Gardens By The Bay. Guided tours are available where you’ll learn some fascinating facts and anecdotes about the floral display. (Do note that admission charge to Flower Dome applies.) If you’re planning to grab brunch nearby, Adrift by David Myers offers Eggs Benedict ($22), Wagyu Cheeseburger ($28) and Wagyu Katsu Sandwich ($55).
More on The Finder:
Don’t miss out! Like our Facebook page for event updates and more.