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5 Things To Do On Mother’s Day In Stuart And Jensen Beach

Moms do it all—they make their children’s lives easier and make them feel special and loved every day. 

Calling all children: it’s your turn to let your mom know just how much you appreciate and love her for all that she does. Thank Mom for everything and treat her to one of these local events happening around town on Mother’s Day (May 13).

1. Mother’s Day Brunch On The Beach

Sand Dune Café
Photo courtesy of Sand Dune Café

Treat mom to a Hawaiian brunch on the beach at Sand Dune Café on May 13, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. While listening to live music and relaxing in the sand, guests can enjoy an all-you-can eat buffet that includes delicious treats like scrambled eggs, French toast, fresh fruit, assorted pastries, a variety of non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages and more. Moms can also take part in the best luau-style outfit contest for a chance to receive 20 percent off beach chair and umbrella rentals. Tickets are $25 per adult and one child admission is free per paid adult. Purchase tickets before May 9 by either calling the Sand Dune Café or emailing Chekena Rogers at crogers@martin.fl.us.

4191 S. Ocean Blvd., Jensen Beach; 772.419.2472; discovermartin.com/event/mothers-day-brunch-at-sand-dune-cafe

2. Sailor’s Return Mother’s Day Dinner

Sailor's Return
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If you’re looking to treat mom to a luxurious dinner by the water to relax and unwind, check out this Stuart staple nestled within the Sunset Bay Harbor and Marina on May 13. Sailor’s Return will feature a dinner menu, specially prepared by head chef John Demopoulos, to celebrate all moms on Mother’s Day. Guests can dine on a delicious variety of appetizers, entrees and much more, including the eggplant stack made with fontina cheese, spinach and prosciutto or the delectable pan-roasted salmon with toasted almonds, saffron oil and a balsamic drizzle.

625 SW Anchorage Way, Stuart; 772.872.7250; thesailorsreturn.com

3. Mother’s Day Happy Hydrangea’s Painting Class

Painting with a Twist
Photo courtesy of Painting with a Twist

Paint like Picasso with mom on Mother’s Day for $35 at Painting with a Twist. Break out the paint brushes and express your creative side by painting hydrangea bouquets displayed in mason jar vases. Can’t be with Mom this Mother’s Day? Give the painting to her as a gift. While mastering the class, guests can also sip on a selection of beer and wine. No experience is required, and art supplies are provided.

3579 NW Federal Highway, Jensen Beach; 772.210.5305; paintingwithatwist.com/mothers-day

4. Pietro’s on the River Mother’s Day Buffet

Pietro's on the River
Photo courtesy of Pietro's on the River

Spend Mother’s Day taking in the stunning views of the St. Lucie River during Pietro’s on the River’s buffet on May 13, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. For $42 per person, some of the tasty treats guests can enjoy include an omelet station, Belgian waffles, eggs Benedict and a carving station. After 3 p.m., make sure to check out the mouthwatering pasta station. For all the moms, a glass of Champagne will be included with their meals. Reservations are recommended.

8735 S. Ocean Drive, Jensen Beach; 772.229.7575; pietrosontheriver.com

5. Mother’s Day Sailing Excursion

Treasure Coast Sailing Adventures
Photo courtesy of Treasure Coast Sailing Adventures

Set sail on the historic Schooner Lily with Mom. Through Treasure Coast Sailing Adventures, you can treat mom to a relaxing sailing trip and experience the stunning Treasure Coast. For $35 per adult and $20 per child, passengers can choose from three different sailing times on May 13, including a sunset sail starting at 6:30 p.m. The two-hour trip around the St. Lucie River comes with complimentary mimosa punch and fruit, but guests are also encouraged to bring any other snacks and drinks for themselves onboard.

600 SW Ocean Blvd., Stuart; 772.267.7076; treasurecoastsailingadventures.com

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1. Burst Of Sunshine

Sun Earrings

Roberto Coin

Tiny Treasures Sun Earrings in 18K yellow gold with cognac diamonds

Price upon request

Available at Provident Jewelry; providentjewelry.com


2. Family Theater Night Out

Maltz Jupiter Theatre

Maltz Jupiter Theatre

Productions of “Anything Goes” or “Seussical” in May and June

Prices from $25/adults, $20/students

Available at Maltz Jupiter Theatre; jupitertheatre.org


3. Dress up a T-shirt and jeans

Fairy Loop Ring

Tamara Comolli

Fairy Loop Ring with white diamond pavé (0.10ct), 18K rose gold


Fairy pendant large, 18K rose gold


Available at Tamara Comolli on Worth Avenue; tamaracomolli.com


4. When Luxury Means An Afternoon Spent Baking

Spent Baking

Norman Love

Stir, Bake, Love Cookie Kit


Available at normanloveconfections.com


5. The Ultimate Delicacy For The Skin

Natural Finish BB Cream


Natural Finish BB Cream with the caviar extract


Available at amarteskincare.com


6. Lilly Pink

Flamingo Pillow

Lilly Pulitzer

Flamingo Pillow


Available at Juno Shoe Girl in Hobe Sound; junoshoegirl.com


7. Golf Pro

Golf Shoes

Nina Gelardi

Golf Shoes


Available at Juno Shoe Girl in Hobe Sound; junoshoegirl.com


8. A Spa Retreat

Bride Spa Package

Tideline Resort & Spa

Mom & Bride Spa Package complete with a facial, manicure and pedicure, up-do and more


Available at Tideline Resort & Spa; tidelineresort.com


9. Beauty Sleep

Beauty Sleep

Dea Luxury Linens

Patrick embroidery in 100 percent cotton

King duvet cover, $1,090; Contact store for additional pricing

Available at DEA Palm Beach; deaitaly.com


10. More Than A Necklace





Available at Simple Pleasures Bath & Body in Stuart; 772.288.3710


11. Escape To Better Days

Orange Blossom Candle


Orange Blossom Candle


Available at AERIN; aerin.com


12. Magic In A Bottle

Complexion Foundation

Charlotte Tilbury

Magic Complexion Foundation and Brush

foundation $44, brush $55

Available at Nordstrom; nordstrom.com


13. Snail Mail With Flair

Tropical Address Labels


Tropical Address Labels


Available at Excentricities; excentricities.com

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