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Moms! We love them. Even though we think that celebrating mumsies should be a daily occurrence, we are here to prepare you for the one day when you are officially required to ~kiss the ground she walks on~. (Image: Catshy Crafts)

Here's how to celebrate your mumsie this Mother's Day

Moms! We love them. Even though we think that celebrating mumsies should be a daily occurrence, we are here to prepare you for the one day when you are officially required to ~kiss the ground she walks on~.

Brunch Guide

Ivar's. Bring your mom to Ivar's where you will surely have the best view in town. Ivar's will offer a "robust" buffet consisting of Alaskan salmon, mussels, clams, crab legs, crepes, prime rib, and "all the best of brunch items." So, mimosas? Pricing is $45 for adults and $15 for kids age 6-12. The brunch will run from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Click here to make reservations at Ivar's.

Eques at Hyatt Regency Bellevue. Here's another great brunch for ya. Eques will be serving up brunch classics like eggs benedict, a variety of fresh and local fruits, meats and cheeses and a classic Waldorf salad. They are also adding unique items like chukar cherry chip pancakes, serrano & lime scallop ceviche, herb spring peas with crispy prosciutto. For dessert, there will be a variety of tasty treats including mini almond Fragipane & Nutella tarts. BOOM! Pricing is $55 for adults, $27.50 for kids ages 5-12. Brunch is served from 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.

Call (425) 698-4100 for reservations.

Alderbrook Resort & Spa. Make it a weekend getaway! Aside from being an awesome getaway location, the Mother's Day brunch includes a waffle station, omelet bar, oyster & snow crab bar, fresh berry crepes, garlic & herb prawns, house-made biscuits & kuroburta sausage gravy, and cedar planked Northwest steelhead with olive tapenade. If that didn't convince you, their dessert menu will. Coffee & carrot cakes, chocolate dipped strawberries or chocolate mousse cups with peanut butter mousse & huckleberry meringue. LAAAWD ALMIGHTY. Pricing is $49 for adults, $16 for kids 10 and under. The brunch will run from 8 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.

Call (360) 898-5500 for reservations.

The Marc. Here's another Mother's Day getaway, but in Walla Walla wine country! For the mums, The Marc at the Marcus Whitman Hotel, will offer a special brunch that includes a complimentary glass of champagne or a mimosa, along with Asiago and poppy seed au gratin potatoes, alderwood smoked wild salmon, vanilla cream French toast with strawberry puree, and MORE! Also, the hotel has more than 20 tastings rooms within walking distance, and what mom doesn't like wine ammmirite? Pricing is $39.95 for adults, $33.95 for seniors, and $19.95 for children 6-12. The brunch will run from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Call (509) 524-5139 for reservations.

Salish Lodge. Salish is offering a four course brunch in The Dining Room. Mom will be greeted with a glass of sparkling wine (what about daughter?) before stuffing her face with Salish classics like, House-Made pastries, Salish Buttermilk Pancakes or the Salish classic breakfast.

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The Heathman Hotel. Treat mumsie to an English-inspired afternoon tea at the Heathman Hotel! Served from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m., afternoon tea features a selection of both sweets and savories, freshly baked scones and cookies! Afternoon tea is the perfect time for your mom to kick back, relax, and feel British.

Goldfinch Tavern. Brunch with bubbles! Is there really any other way to do it? Head to the Four Seasons' Goldfinch Tavern that offers a three-course meal, Moet & Chandon and complimentary photos with 321 FOTO. Start out with goat cheese pastry puffs; cured salmon lox bagels; crab-avocado parfait; tuna poke shooters; spicy sesame deviled eggs; roasted vegetable quinoa salad; mini bacon spinach quiche; chicken salad brioche sliders and sooo much more. Brunch is served from 10am-3pm and is $65 for adults and $25 for kiddos.

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Chandler's Crabhouse. Chandler's will be having their three course brunch including a slice of coffee cake and strawberries Devonshire and choice of starter and entree. Guests can choose a mixed green salad with shrimp, whiskey Dungeness crab soup, or Chandler's Clam Chowder to begin their brunch celebration. Entree options include Dungeness crab cakes, Dungeness crab omelet, half Dungeness crab or a classic eggs benedict, Chandler's steak or Queen Charlotte Island Salmon and more more moooore. The brunch is from 10 to 3pm and is $39 per person or $12 for children.

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Hitchcock. Head out to Bainbridge Island to have brunch at Hitchcock! Hitchcock will be serving brunch specials like Panisse with Island kiwi jam, butter-poached Yakima asparagus, Neah Bay king salmon, cultured cream parfait, and beet kvass panna cotta. Brunch will be served from 11am to 2pm.

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Bruciato. Another Bainbridge place! Across the street from Hitchcock, Bruciato's brunch menu includes Persephone Farms green salad, Italian eggs benedict, Mom's pizza, rhubarb panna cotta. Brunch will be served from noon to 4pm.

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Volunteer Park Cafe. Volunteer Park Cafe has a Mother's Day supper planned! The dinner features an asparagus salad, halibut, and strawberry rhubarb pie. The family style dinner is $45/person.

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Queen's Picnic aboard Lady Alderbrook. Treat yo' mama to the "caviar cruise" aboard Alderbrook Resort & Spa's private yacht! The sail will take you to Union City Market where you will be served mimosas, a full brunch and dessert. There will be fresh pastries, huckleberry bran muffins with lemon curd, Dungeness and Hood Canal spot prawn frittatas and foraged spring hash. The cruise and meal is $95 per person from 11am-1:45pm.

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RN74. This French place will be open for brunch! The menu includes a French Omelette with fine herbs, Smoked Salmon Benedict, cocktails, Valrhona Chocolate Pot de Creme! The brunch will go from $10am-2pm. Bottomless mimosa's will also be offered for $20 per person.

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Cafe Flora. Is your mom a vegetarian? No worries - Cafe Flora is the place to go. The menu starts out with a tropical berry plate with a house made pastry basket. Then you can choose from entrees like Spring Benedict, Jackfruit Sopas, and finish with either a strawberry lemon mousse tower or a chocolate rhubarb rose trifle. Brunch is served from 8am-2pm and is $45 per person, $15 per child.

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Young American Ale House. I have to tell ya, I went to the Young American Ale House in Ballard for Easter brunch and it was a HIT! We loved it. So I highly recommend the Mother's Day Brunch that this place is having. They will have an omelet your way, Caesar salad, their famous breakfast potatoes, and pulled pork. Brunch is served from 9:30-2:30pm and is $22 per person.

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Agrodolce. This Fremont favorite will be dishing up some Italian faves for you and your mum. Agrodolce will offer a three course prix fixe menu for $30 per person. Menu items will include Almond and Olive Oil Scones, Wild Mushroom Frittata, and French toast bites. Brunch is served from 10am-3pm.

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Tilth. Tilth will be offering their classic cheddar biscuits, Skagit River Ranch Sausage Gravy with breakfast sausage, scrambled eggs, house made sourdough waffles, and much more! Brunch is served from 10am-2pm and is $30 per person.

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Ray's Boathouse and Cafe. Mom's love Ray's. Take the fam out to Ray's Boathouse and indulge in their Grilled Wild King Salmon, Roasted Sablefish in Sake Kasu and House made Tagliatelle. Dinner in the Boathouse will be served from 3pm-9:30pm. Upstairs in the cafe, the menu includes Alaskan King Crab legs, Pan Seared Scallops, RR Rach Filet Mignon and much more. The cafe will serve from 4pm-9pm.

Click here to make reservations.

Miller's Guild. Miller's is offering an a la carte menu that includes Wild Mushroom Omelette, Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict, Waygu Bavette Steak and Eggs and much more! They will also have a specialty cocktail called the French 612 with vodka, pineapple, blackberry, and elder flower liqueur and sparkling wine.

Click here to make a reservation.

Hotel 1000. The Hotel's restaurant BOKA will be serving up family style and a la carte specialties. Not only do they have all the brunch foods you could want, they have bottomless Bloody Mary and Mimosa bars with gourmet toppings and mixes. You had me at bottomless and bars. Brunch is $65 per person, $25 for kids and the mimosa bar is also $25.

Click here to make a reservation.

Gift Guide

Elaia Spa. Say it with me, ALL MOMS DESERVE A SPA PACKAGE. Hyatt at Olive 8's spa Elaia will offer a 60 minute signature body scrub, 60 minute signature facial and end with a Market Fresh Manicure! You can also pick up a complimentary gift from Elaia and a $25 dining credit toward the hotels, Urbane. The package is $300 per person must be scheduled between Saturday, May 7 and Sunday, May 14.

Metropolitan Market. Yes, they have delicious, local, and organic groceries BUT they also have the cutest little houseware items, hand towels and mugs, le creuset cookware, specialty foods, soaps, lotions, candles, and more more more!

Weekend Getaway at Salish Lodge. Book your mom a retreat at the Salish Lodge in Snoqualmie Falls. If you book Sunday-Friday you will receive a complimentary upgrade to a River room (a $50 savings) which also includes a bottle of Salish Brut and a luxurious Spa at Salish bath bomb infused with sweet almond and grapeseed oil.

Spa at Salish Lodge. Another one at Salish Lodge! Take advantage of the May specials at Salish to pamper your queen, er - I mean, mom.

Mother's Day Dozen from Trophy Cupcakes. Give the gift that keeps on giving (and maybe you can steal a few cupcakes too) by giving her a dozen special Mother's Day cupcakes from Trophy! In the box will be four Raspberry Lemonade Cupcakes, Four Chocolate Vanilla Cupcakes with hand-piped white flowers, and four Vanilla Vanilla cupcakes with hand-piped yellow flowers. This is available from Friday, May 12 through Sunday, May 14.

Baking Class with Leslie Mackie. Leslie Mackie of Macrina Bakery is opening up her Vashon barn for a Mother's Day baking class! On May 13, Leslie is hosting her 2.5 hour baking class featuring her favorite almond cake recipe. The class is limited to eight people and only available to guests of the Lodges on Vashon. The package includes an overnight stay in a suite lodge and TWO spots in the baking class for $365. Guests can choose to stay Friday or Saturday night. The baking class is Saturday from 1-3:30 PM.

Molly Moon's & Theo Chocolates. Molly Moon's and Theo have partnered to produce a limited edition four-piece caramel collection box inspired by their most popular flavors: Salted Caramel, Chocolate, Earl Grey, and Stumptown Coffee. The boxes will be available in all Molly Moon's shops! Molly Moon's on Capitol Hill will also have a bouquet of fresh cut flowers designed by Isla House + Flower!

Happy Mother's Day! We love you, moms. You make the world go round.