Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Sons and daughters, celebrate Mother's Day and share a picture to show us how much you look like mom. You could win a $150 gift certificate for brunch.
NOTE: As of now, the contest is closed, per the rules below. We had 41 entries and we'll announce the winner on Wednesday. Thanks everyone for entering and for sharing your lovely photos! Happy Mother's Day! As Mother's Day approaches, we have an idea that could win you a $150 gift certificate to your brunch location of choice. All you've got to do is show us how much you look like mom — whether you're a daughter or a son. Oh, and moms? You can enter too, on behalf of your sons or daughters. We're giving away a brunch gift certificate worth up to $150 to your favorite place (provided it provides gift certificates!). All you have to do is show us how much you look like mom (or mom, how much you look like your kids). Enter our "Look Like Mom…
Thursday, May 12, 2011
Daughters and one son took their mothers to tea celebrate Mother's Day.
Each week, we'll be running snapshots of life in Chesterfield. We'll be at band concerts, story times, plays and other activities around town. This week, we were at Imogene's Tea Room for a special tea service to honor moms before Mother's Day. If you know of somewhere we should be next week, let us know in the comments or email editor Rachel Heaton at email@example.com.
Friday, May 6, 2011
Restaurants are gearing up for celebrations honoring the special women in our lives.
We have celebrated Mother's Day in America since Woodrow Wilson signed it into national observance in 1914, but the tradition of honoring mothers—at least the deities who represented them—dates back to ancient civilizations. For us, it's simply a day to thank and pamper our moms. On Sunday, we'll serve moms breakfast in bed and bring them their first cup of coffee of the morning. Moms will receive flowers and plants, cards and jewelry, and we'll treat them to a meal in a nice restaurant. Chesterfield Patch has prepared a list of great places to take Mom to brunch or dinner. It's not a comprehensive list, so if you have any recommendations, we'd love to hear them. Remember that restaurants will be packed with grateful moms and adoring …
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Snag a deal on a Mother's Day gift before Sunday.
Remember to check with the merchant for additional conditions. The Limited Deal: All skirts and select cardigans are 30 percent off. Check with merchant for an end date. Hallmark Gifts and Cards Deal: A frame that allows you to record a message for the gift recipient is only $19.95 with the purchase of three Hallmark cards. Good through: This deal is good through June 19 at all participating Hallmark retailers. Sears Deal: Baby gear is 20 percent off. Good through: This deal is good through May 8. Payless Deal: Buy one, get one half off on everything. Good through: This deal is good through May 16. Target Deal: A Kodak Playtouch MP4 video camera is only $99. Good through: This deal is good through May 7. La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries Deal: …