Mother’s Day is coming up on May 13. This year, consider supporting local businesses as you shop for the mothers on your gift list. I’ve had a chance to get to know these business owners, and in many cases, you’ll be supporting a local mom! Today, we have three awesome prize packages to give away; the winners can choose to treat themselves or get a head start on gift shopping!
Prize Package #1
60-minute Massage from Smith Chiropractic
Smith Chiropractic is offering a Mother’s Day Special to readers of Colorado Springs Giveaways! Purchase a gift certificate for a 60-minute massage for just $40 (normally $55). “Dr. Smith believes in the body’s natural inborn ability (innate) to heal itself without the use of drugs or surgery”.
$20 Gift Card from Real Deals Home Decor
Real Deals is a home decor store that carries boutique items at unbelievably low prices. The shop is located on North Academy Boulevard and Montebello, one block north of Union and North Academy (one block north of Target). They’re open just two days per week: Thursdays and Saturdays. You’ll find unique clocks, mirrors, candles, wall decor, framed art, kitchen items, lamps, display organza, and holiday decor.
Birthstone Earrings (any month, silver or gold, a $19 value) from Donna Scharfenberg with lia sophia
Donna has offered CSG readers a special Mother’s Day discount: choose any one item at half price! She’s giving away a pair of birthstone earrings to one lucky reader. The winner can choose between silver and gold and which birthstone she would like. You’re sure to find the perfect gift for Mom in Donna’s Spring/Summer lia sophia catalog!
Prize Package #2
A $15 Gift Certificate from D-n-D Ranch Aromas
“These wonderful, all-natural, long-lasting and fragrant scented candles are handmade with a soy/vegetable blend and created with care by a candle lover for candle lovers”. Choose from hundreds of scents including Break for Tea, Essence of Herbs, Honey B, Lilac Blooms, and Mountain Streams. They also make their own handmade soap, lip balm, bath fizzies, shea body butter, and car fresheners.
$20 Gift Certificate from Lotion Bar Cafe
Lotion Bar Cafe offers handmade lotions, soaps, bath fizzies (my favorite), lip balms, room spritzers, candles and more. If Mom appreciates locally produced, handmade pampering products, she will love anything you pick from Lotion Bar Cafe!
30-minute Phone Organizing Session from The Clutter Cutters
Cari Pemberton, Certified Family Manager Coach with The Clutter Cutters, is giving away a half hour phone organizing session, valued at $12.50. She says, “the recipient can email me up to 10 photos, and I will offer suggestions to organize those problem spaces. Or, we can talk about scheduling issues – how to get the kids to school and activities on time with all their gear, or how to get dinner on the table at a reasonable time with minimal stress”. The Clutter Cutters is offering a Mother’s Day special for CSG readers: take $5 off the usual $25/hour rate when you purchase a one-hour phone organizing session. Session must be prepaid on or before May 12 and used by June 30, 2012.
$15 Gift Certificate from Cookies by Design
Cookies by Design offers the most adorable Cookie Bouquets! You’ll find “a wide variety of hand-decorated Mother’s Day cookie bouquet gift baskets blossoming with beautiful heart-shaped cookies and Mother’s Day cookie flowers”. Mention Colorado Springs Giveaways and receive $7 off a 7+ cookie arrangement!
Prize Package #3
$10 Gift Certificate from Brush Strokes
Brush Strokes, our local “paint your own pottery fun place” has moved to a new location; you’ll now find them at 308 West Fillmore Street. They supply design books, stencils, rubber stamps, and finished samples to help you create the perfect Mother’s Day gift. Brush Strokes also has a large selection of bisque pottery to choose from.
Two Free Classes and a T-Shirt from Soccer Buddies
Soccer Buddies is offering a Mother’s Day special for Colorado Springs Giveaways readers: take 10% off an entire session! They offer soccer classes for kids aged 10 months to 12 years old. They even host birthday parties and summer camps!
Brownie Mix from MeLissa with Dove Chocolate Discoveries
MeLissa Rocco is a local Independent Chocolatier with Dove Chocolate Discoveries. She is here to help you “…enjoy sweet recipes, a super fun tasting party, or a sweet business of your own!”. Check out MeLissa’s online catalog; you’ll be sure to find the perfect gift for mom! Be sure to place your order by April 29 to receive your gifts in time for Mother’s Day; last-minute shoppers may also contact MeLissa to purchase a gift from her on-hand inventory.
Organic Nail Balm from Edie with Lemongrass Spa
Mom will love to receive natural, healthful pampering products from Lemongrass Spa. Their freshly made soaps, lotions, cosmetics, and more are all made right here in Colorado. Edie Wilde, our local Lemongrass Spa consultant, would be happy to help you choose a gift or host a party. Today, Edie is giving away a 2 oz. Organic Nail Balm, which prevents splitting nails and unsightly cuticles, along with 30 other uses! The winner will also receive a gift certificate for a 1/2 price body polish of your choice.
Prize Package #4
Scentsy Bar and Room Spray from Marleana with Scentsy
Have you seen Scentsy’s special Mother’s Day warmer? “The understated curves and soft mauve finish of Mother’s Day are topped by a luxe medallion of interconnected silver hearts, spangled with sparkling rhinestones”. Marleana Nelson with Scentsy is offering readers of Colorado Springs Giveaways a 10% discount on all Mother’s Day purchases!
$50 Gift Card from Rendi
Rendi is “your source for custom gifts and home decor”. A Colorado-based company, they offer unique and customizable photo frames, signs, and wall decor. Every Rendi piece is made in the U.S.A. with 100% post-consumer recycled wood and water-based finishes. Free gift wrapping every day!
Mother’s Day Lolita Painted Wine Glass from CJ Kard
CJ Kard has offered “quality greeting cards, gifts, and printing with topnotch service and a touch of fun” for over 20 years. This cute shop is located at 214 North Tejon St. and is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. They are giving away a “Mom’s Bouquet” painted wine glass from Lolita, a $25 retail value. It even has a recipe painted on the bottom!
To enter to win today’s giveaway, complete the form below. You may choose any one, two, three, four…or all seventeen entries. The winning entry will be validated to ensure that all entry requirements were completed. If you’re reading this in an email, click here to enter the giveaway. Good luck!