Gifts for Mom

This article was originally published in May 2016

Bouquets & hanging baskets

Choose from an array of cheerful bouquets or lush hanging baskets for more lasting color. The baskets are created for us by local farms Rents Due and Cascade Cuts.

Big Dipper Wax Works Verdure Collection candles

This beloved local producer blends pure beeswax with quality essential oils for their aromatherapy line. Their newest line offers pretty candles in two sizes and three scents: Lavender and Frankincense; Sage and Verbena; and Orange and Eucalyptus

SOL Aromatherapy Wraps

Made from Fair Trade organic cotton, these pillows and wraps can be heated or chilled for soothing, scented comfort. Choose from Eye Pillows, Headache Pillows, Body Wraps and Neck Wraps.

Acorelle Perfume Roll-ons

Roller ball applicators make for fun, portable scents that you can apply when and where you like. Many of the perfumes use primarily organic ingredients, and the fragrance blends range from fresh and citrusy to sophisticated blends of musky florals.

Maggie’s organic cotton scarves

These lovely organic cotton infinity scarves have a delicate pattern of fluffy cotton plants trailing across part of the scarf, which can be looped around in creative ways with the solid part of the fabric. We’re the only place to find this pattern.

PCC Cooks

For a real treat, register for a fun PCC Cooks class for you and mom to take together. Find the current class schedule.


Cook for Mom

Day hike picnic

Fresh and portable, these nibbles are perfect once you reach the top of Mount Si.
Kale & Quinoa Salad, Homemade Energy Bars and Lemony Mint Iced Tea
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Grilled lunch

Grill everything — even dessert! This is ideal for a mom who loves dining al fresco.
Steak with Rosemary & Garlic, Grilled Asparagus with Lemon Zest and Grilled Angel Food Cake with Pineapple
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Queen for a day

Let her eat cake! This fun menu will bring a laugh, even more so if she wears a tiara.
Turkey Meatloaf Cupcakes, Summertime Fritters and Cherry Balsamic Upside-down Cake
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