It’s that time of year when May hits and the seasons turn into Summer! May also marks a time to celebrate the mom’s in our lives, whether they are grandmas, step moms or aunts, they still deserve to be celebrated! If you are looking for the perfect last minute gifts from right here in Langley, we have some suggestions to get the creative juices flowing!
We are lucky here in Langley to have not just a couple wineries but 7 wineries all together! What better way to celebrate your mom, then taking them to a wine tasting at any of the 7 wineries. They will all be open for the weekend and would love to welcome you and your mom too! If you can’t go for a tasting, why not sign them up for the wine clubs from Backyard Vineyard, Blackwood Lane, Chaberton Estate Winery and Township 7. Not only do they exclusive offer and attend member only events, but get to have a variety of wines delivered to their house or picked up at the winery! Also check out Vista D’oro for some amazing preserves to go with your Mother’s Day brunch!
If your mom is a chocolate lover, we recommend stopping in Euphoria Coffee Lounge and Treatery in Fort Langley or Milsean Shoppe in Aldergrove. You can choose from hand made truffles, cookies and of course scones all while you grab yourself a coffee or latte from Euphoria! If you are wanted a traditional Irish treat, head to Milsean Shoppe, as they make the famous Demerara Butter Crunch bars in all different flavours from maple, dark chocolate and white chocolate verities! You can also grab some home made cookies and scones too!
Take your mom on a Circle Farm Tour! Langley has some great farm partners, including some of the wineries listed above for you to visit this Mother’s Day weekend. You can pick up goat cheese from Milner Valley Cheese, your meat products from JD Farms and Bonetti Meats and a special shawl made from alpaca wool from Kensington Prairie Farm. You can also take a cooking class with your mom at Well Seasoned, check out the cooking class schedule here!
Does your mom have a green thumb? Langley has some great nurseries to check out for the perfect gift for the gardener! Cedar Rim Nursery offers you, everything you need for your garden, perennials, seeds and of course fashionable gardening gloves to go along. Check out Milner Village Garden Centre for some lovely flower baskets and home décor! They also offer classes, workshops, and events. Make sure to check here for full list. Seedy Saturday and Planet Exchange is back at the Langley Demonstration Garden, just in time for Mother’s Day! Pear tree sales, seeds and more all of which are perfect for the gardener in your life.
If you can’t pick anything up in time for Sunday, why not take your mom shopping at some of Langley’s great shopping areas, Downtown Langley and Fort Langley! Downtown Langley offers you and your mom a great variety of stores to choose from. Stop in shops like The Creative Bookworm, Lucy Clothing & Accessories and don’t forget Forever Yours Lingerie to pick out swimsuits and more! Don’t forget to stop into Frosting Cupcakery to grab a cupcake for your mom or grab some great Olive Oil or Balsamic Oil from All of Oils! If you head out to Fort Langley make sure to stop in Bella & Wren, Roxann’s Hat Shop, Cranberries Naturally and Living Room Home Decor! Stop in Blacksmith Bakery, Lelem Arts & Cultural Café or Wendels Bookstore & Cafe for a quick bite to eat or grab a coffee to fuel your shopping spree!