5 Last-Minute Gifts for Mom

May 9, 2018

five last minute gifts for mom


Mother’s Day is right around the corner and we’ve rounded up the perfect last-minute gifts that mom will actually love. Thank her for all that she does, since after all, she did go through labor pains for you and the least you can do is take her to brunch AND a spa AND buy her presents. Check out our top picks below!

Self Care Day at Aqua Spa

cupping at aqua spa

Treat mom to a little R&R with Aqua Spa’s extensive menu of services. Their offerings range from deep tissue and aromatherapy massages to cupping facials and Ayurveda treatments. And after, she can savor a soundside dining experience at Aqua Restaurant next door.

Spartina Outer Banks Tote

spartina outer banks tote

Give mom a piece of her happy place that she can carry with her! This funky Outer Banks tote is the perfect accessory to take from the outlets to the beach. Find them at The Cotton Gin and Belk.

The Secret to Southern Charm by Kristy Woodson Harvey

the secret to southern charm novel

Make her Outer Banks vacation a little better with a good beach read! The second installment in the Peachtree Bluff series, mom will love to slip this novel in her beach bag. You can snag a copy at Duck’s Cottage.

Mother’s Day Buffet at Basnight’s Lone Cedar Cafe

basnight's lone cedar

Spend some quality time with mom over a delicious spread of local seafood and southern cooking. You’ll find everything from roasted turkey to Basnight‘s famous jumbo lump crab dip. Just be sure to call ahead.

Plant from Nature’s Harmony

natures harmony obx

What better way to show mom how much you care than with a gift that’ll keep on growing? Nature’s Harmony in Mann’s Harbor is chock full of everything mom needs to get her garden blooming.

Be the favorite child this year: treat mom to an OBX vacation. We have so many Outer Banks vacation rentals that mom would approve. Take the stress of vacation planning off mom and give her the gift of the Outer Banks.