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Happy Mother's Day!

MAY 2012
May is for Moms!
Vol. XXIII, No. 5

Find top spots for Mother's Day brunch from coast to coast

MIMOSAS FOR MOM

Show Mom how much you care by treating her to a decadent mid-morning meal on May 13. Find great locations near you with the help of our collection of the best restaurants for Mother's Day Brunch. Also discover the Top 10 Mother's Day Brunch restaurants in the U.S.!

For mimosas and Bloody Marys any time of the year, consult our picks for the best brunch near you and best breakfast in your area

Babycakes Waffle Maker, one of our Top 10 Mother's Day Gifts

PRETTY GIFTED

Check out our exclusive selection of Top 10 Mother's Day Gifts, which includes options both classic and creative such as a flowering tea, soothing spa products and a heart-shaped waffle maker. Or if you buy that special woman in your life a lacy something from our list of Top 10 Sexy Lingerie, you may get a present, too!

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Strawberries are potent cancer fighters. Find out more about the berry's striking health benefits

BERRY GOOD FOR YOU

Strawberries can play a significant role in heart and brain function. Learn more about the health benefits of this humble, antioxidant-rich, sweet berry.

Check out our recipe for Roasted Strawberries and get more divine dessert ideas in our Desserts & Sweets Cookbook Reviews section. Find the right tools for cooking and baking in our Kitchenware area.

Our list of Top 10 Mother's Day Wines includes a fine off-dry Rosato from Napa Valley

PERFECT PICKS

Find Mom-friendly wines, including a New Zealand Pinot Noir and a chocolate-flavored red dessert wine, on our list of Top 10 Mother's Day Wines


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Annette Bening and Julianne Moore star in "The Kids Are All Right," a pick on our list of Top 10 Movie Moms

ALL ABOUT YOUR MOTHER

Single moms, lesbian moms, crazy moms, desperate moms, singing moms and teenage moms... our Top 10 Movie Moms are a diverse bunch. Check out the ten most complex mother types in movie making history! Or, for even more offbeat fare, take a look at the Top 10 Cult Movies


Find great "mommy mobiles" such as the Lexus RX 350 on our list of Top 10 Cars for Moms

MOMMY MOBILES

Moms-on-the-go require reliable, safe and versatile "mommy-mobiles." Affordability and a little pizzazz go a long way, too. However, don't expect just minivans for the soccer crowd on our list of Top 10 Cars for Moms

Family chauffeurs seeking more style have found crossovers to be an excellent compromise. From bare bones to ultra-chic, find the perfect car for you with our Top 10 Crossover Vehicles


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