Mothers seem to acquire a special instinct the minute they become a mom for the first time. They quickly develop a lifelong keen sense of what their children need and somehow know just how to fix almost anything.
From bandaging your skinned knees after falling off your bike to healing your heart after your first relationship breakup or when you have your children, mom is there through it all. Even in adulthood, sons and daughters want to talk with their moms when things happen, whether good or bad.
While it is ok to celebrate Mom every day, it is a must-do on her special day. This year Mother’s Day is on May 14, 2023.
Gervasi Vineyard Resort & Spa has the most extraordinary ways to celebrate with her while enjoying all the reasons you love her.
Anna Jarvis Made it Official.
The official Mother’s Day holiday came about in the 1900s as a result of the efforts of Anna Jarvis, daughter of Ann Reeves Jarvis. After her mother died in 1905, Anna Jarvis thought of having a day to honor mothers and she developed Mother’s Day as a way of honoring mothers for all the sacrifices they made for their children.
Some of the Best Ways to Celebrate Mom
Mothers love to have their children’s attention even when the children become adults. Some surveys show the top gift moms appreciate most is spending the day talking and listening to their children or having the kids listen to them for the day.
Gervasi provides the best environment for sharing time with Mom. Plan to spend the day, having lunch or dinner at The Bistro or The Crush House. Make an appointment to visit The Spa for a massage or some of the infamous Glam Services. Have a long conversation over a glass of wine at The Cave. End the day with dessert at The Still House with a great cup of coffee or one of GV’s signature cocktails.
Arrive early, and walk the beautiful grounds, while Mom shares the day with the family.
You could also enjoy time over lunch and dinner and present Mom with her favorite bottle of GV wine and gift certificates for The Spa, The Casa, or The Villas for a stay away. Give her the ultimate gift and gather the family for a stay at The Farmhouse over the summer or fall.
Gifts for the Best Mom in the World
Gervasi offers the best in dining, wine, spirits, after-dinner desserts, coffee, and some of the best chocolates that can be found in the area. The ambiance of the exquisite grounds and landscape at GV adds to a heartfelt way to spend time with Mom.
You need the perfect gift(s) to give her to make the day and event memorable. GV offers two gift shops, The Marketplace and the gift shop inside The Spa. The Marketplace offers a variety of upscale jewelry, unique handbags and purses, home décor, candles, and much more.
For skincare, body care, makeup, and The Spa’s aromatherapy signature scent, stop by The Spa and look for the perfect gifts for your mother. Just a few of the name brands you’ll find include:
- Babor – skincare and makeup
- Kerstin Florian – skin and body care
- Cause + Medic – body care
- Face Plant Dreams – Spa apparel
- Beyond Yoga – Spa apparel
- Candles and diffusers – The Spa’s aromatherapy signature scent
- Shu Uemura – Hair
Celebrate Mom at Gervasi
May 14 is a day of celebration to honor the mother of the family or individual, as well as a time to celebrate motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers. Give your mother the best of the best and spend the day with her and the family at Gervasi Vineyard Resort & Spa.