With Mother’s Day just around the corner on May 9, it’s time to get some reservations on the books. From bubbly-paired brunches (and a tempting Rainbow Mimosa Bucket!) to Mom-approved spa treatments and resort specials, here are 25-plus ways to ring in Mother’s Day throughout California.
In the middle of San Francisco’s iconic Embarcadero, constantly filled with the hums of people hustling and bustling through the city’s financial district, you’ll find Harbor Court Hotel. The newly reopened boutique space gives guests a modern-day hotel stay experience while glorifying the city’s rich roots.
Los Angeles-based Monica Klausner is the co-founder of Veestro, which makes fully-prepared, plant-based meals and delivers them straight to your front door. Best of all, Veestro’s healthy meals can be delivered to anywhere within the continental United States.
Ozumo San Francisco’s take on the modern Japanese fine-dining experience dishes up fish as fresh as the waterfront you see through the restaurant’s windows. It is also home of the sleek Sake Lounge, serving the largest premium imported sake list in the United States.
With a fresh property-wide design update, JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE is ready to welcome guests to some seriously cool digs. Alongside the design refresh, the resort also launches the return of outdoor dining and new rooftop programming.
Few things are as sweet as supporting unique, local businesses—and California is no stranger to eclectic spots all throughout Los Angeles and beyond. Here are some of the best and most Instagrammable dessert spots to stop by the next time you’re looking to get a decadent taste of the West Coast.
Peter Qu is the CEO and head of vehicle engineering at Zebra, an e-bike company working hard to make personal transportation clean, affordable and fun through the innovative design. “We are out there to challenge the car-centric transportation paradigm and bring more e-bikes to the street of California.”
With a vibrant design and a welcoming atmosphere, pet-friendly Boozehounds is set to open in Palm Springs this month. The dining, cafe and bar concept will dish up a unique food and beverage menu, including options for pups.
From a plethora of great beaches to amazing restaurants and kid-friendly attractions, your family will make lifelong memories in San Diego. Girl About Town has hand-picked vacation rentals perfect for your family, large or small, to enjoy all the fun San Diego has to offer.
Julie Arvan is the chief mother officer, owner and founder of Nesting Days, a San Francisco-based company that sets out to welcome babies into the world by making skin-to-skin baby wearing, comfortable, safe, easy and pretty. “As I worked with new moms I saw the need for a better newborn carrier, and I realized that I had the unique combination of skills and experience to create it.”