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Top 10 Mother's Day Gifts 2009

Presents for Magnificent Moms



Verandah in Las Vegas
A MEAL FIT FOR A QUEEN
Top 10 Mother's Day Brunch Restaurants in the U.S.
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Whether she prefers waffles, steak or crab legs, here is our top 10 list of selected restaurants for the whole family to celebrate the special lady.
Mother's Day Brunch Places Near You
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Culinary Events

YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE
Botanika Chandel
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Show Mom how just how brightly your love for her burns with a scented candle from DayNa Decker. Available in ten different scents, it's the perfect accent to a hot bubble bath.

Botanika Chandel by DayNa Decker
Spa and Beauty Products
Spa News
The Best Spas in the World
Top 10 Spa Hotels

 
Banyan Tree Phuket in Thailand

PRIME PAMPERING
Top 10 Spa Hotels Worldwide
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Being a Mom is a full-time job. Give her a break with a trip to one of these hotel spas where she can indulge in some serious pampering and get that much-needed R&R.

The World's Top Hotels
Top 10 Wine Spas Worldwide
Annual Hotel Issue
Top 10 Value Spas


SWEETS FOR THE SWEET
Bovetti: Artisan Chocolatier
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D
iamonds may be a girl's best friend, but chocolate is definitely the way to her heart. These gourmet bars are paired with exotic flavors like lavender, papaya and cinnamon.

Bovetti gourmet chocolate bars
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Gourmet Foods
 
Food and Wine Pairing
Chocolate Reviews
 


Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics

FABULOUS FIXIN'S
Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics
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Return the favor to your beloved home cook—aka Mom—by whipping her up a delicious breakfast in bed, with a recipe from Ina Garten's latest Barefoot Contessa release.

More Cookbook Reviews
Featured Recipes
Bookstore Main
Health Books


A LITERARY RENDEZVOUS
Walking and Eating in Provence
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Even if you can't whisk Mom off to Europe, she'll be dreaming up her next big vacation with this walking and dining guide to southern France.
Walking and Eating in Provence
Business Travel Guides
72-Hour Vacations
Travel Specials
Travel Guides


Tropical Green Tea Pineapple blend by Art of Tea
SHE'LL LOVE TEA
Tropical Green Tea Pineapple Blend

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Give Mom a refreshing escape to paradise with this tropical, fruity blend from Art of Tea. The brew features bits of dried pineapple, passion flowers and colorful papaya.
Featured Tea Tastings
More Tea Gifts
Brew Books
Top Places to Have Tea


SWEET DREAMS
Somnium Spring Mattress
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Here's a gift that keeps on giving: a great night's rest. Help Mom sleep easier with this hypoallergenic mattress, featuring long-lasting elastomer springs and encased in high-quality foam.

Somnium Spring Mattress
Health Features
Top 10 Health Retreats
Heart-Healthy Restaurants
Healthy Cooking


Top 10 Mother's Day Wines

HERE'S TO YOU, MOM!
Top 10 Mother's Day Wines
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From pretty, pink rosés to bold, exciting reds, there's a wine to match any Mom's personality. Our list of Top 10 Mother's Day Wines has a selection to suit any taste or budget.
Featured Wine Gifts
Best Wine Shops
Wine of the Week
Top Wines


PIMP HER RIDE
2009 Lincoln MKX
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She's driven you around for decades, so reward her with her own set of posh wheels. The crossover is equipped with a V6 engine, 68.7 square feet of cargo and a SYNC hands-free system.

2009 Lincoln MKX
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