Mother’s Day: Tea, brunch, spa and pottery! |

Mother’s Day: Tea, brunch, spa and pottery!

TRUCKEE/TAHOE, Calif. andamp;#8212; Motherandamp;#8217;s Day Pampering at Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe: Celebrate moms in lakeside luxury with decadent dining and spa indulgences. Motherandamp;#8217;s Day Champagne Brunch, Lone Eagle Grille, Sunday, May 9, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Give Mom the day off in style, with a decadent Motherandamp;#8217;s Day brunch with spectacular lakeside views andamp;#8212; plus bubbly! Special childrenandamp;#8217;s buffet and arts and crafts area with Camp Hyatt attendants. Featuring Chef Mark Mayandamp;#8217;s signature High Sierra Cuisine, the decadent buffet includes: andamp;#8226; Omelets-to-order and shirred eggs with asparagus, wild mushrooms and sauce mornay andamp;#8226; Buttermilk blueberry pancakes, Swedish pancakes with lingonberries, crpes filled with caramelized pearsandamp;#8226; Spring grill station with grilled Mahi Mahi, buffalo brisket and duck breasts, vegetables and bourbon baked beansandamp;#8226; Fresh seafood, salads, international desserts, and more Cost is $65/adults, $33/children 5-12; children four and under dine free. Reservations at, (775) 886-6899Spring Renewal andamp;#8212; Spa Specials Stillwater Spa through June 12, 2010: Momandamp;#8217;s spring renewal begins with an unforgettable spa experience. Take advantage of Stillwater Spaandamp;#8217;s Spring Renewal rates andamp;#8211; Book a spa treatment for yourself, and for Mom (or someone else you love), and receive 25 percent off both of your spa treatments and salon services. Services must be booked on same day. Reservations (775) 886-6745Motherandamp;#8217;s Day brunch on the lake: Celebrate Motherandamp;#8217;s Day at Jakeandamp;#8217;s On The Lake with panoramic views of Lake Tahoe, great service, and delicious food for Mom to enjoy this holiday in her honor. In addition to a variety of Lunch favorites, Jake’s is serving a menu of mouth watering Brunch specials ($7.50-$18.50) including seafood crepes, chicken apple sausage and eggs, seafood melt, french toast, omelet, and strawberry rhubarb shortcake. Deck seating, weather permitting. Doors open at 10 a.m. Motherandamp;#8217;s Day, Sunday, May 9. Cafe available after 3 p.m., dinner served from 5:30 p.m. Reservations recommended. Please call (530) 583-0188 or visit;#8217;s Day brunch at River Ranch: River Ranch will be offering a special brunch menu from 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 9 in celebration of Motherandamp;#8217;s Day. The menu ranges from $13.95-$17.95 and includes crab cake benedict, omelets, strawberry French toast, and Juliaandamp;#8217;s corned beef hash among others and in addition to lunch favorites. The bar will be serving up Ramos Fizzandamp;#8217;, champagne mimosas, and bloody marys as well. Reservations suggested and can be made by calling (530) 583-4264. The complete menu is included on our website at The River Ranch is located at the corner of Hwy 89 andamp; Alpine Meadows Road in between Squaw Valley and Tahoe City.Mothers Day Tea Party: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 10607 West River St., #2a, Truckee. Join my Mom and me at T Pots Pottery for a Paint Your Own Pottery Mothers Day Tea Party. Tea and cookies will be served while you and your Mom paint tea cups and saucers. $35 and taxes for two painters include two tea cups and saucers, studio fee and we serve tea and cookies. For more information and reservation call (530) 559-9773.Motherandamp;#8217;s Surprise: Tahoe Community Nursery School has been a part of the Tahoe City community for 46 years. The preschool is filled with traditions; Movie day, Beach day (in the middle of winter), Circus party, Dadandamp;#8217;s night, and best of all Motherandamp;#8217;s Surprise. Motherandamp;#8217;s Surprise is a tradition that was started by Mrs. Jones, the director and heart of the school for 40 years, and has been carried through out the years with out much change.Motherandamp;#8217;s surprise is a day celebrating the wonder and beauty of moms through a 4-year-oldandamp;#8217;s eyes. The planning for Motherandamp;#8217;s Surprise starts the first week of school, every week the kids make part of the present for their moms (I do not want to give out too much information in case any momsare reading). As the day draws near the kids pick out what their moms are going to wear to the event to make them look beautiful. The kids prepare the lunch and a meaningful presentation for their moms, that makes most moms cry.Mother’s surprise is a way for the kids and the school to thank our wonderful moms for all they do and all the love they give.Mother’s Surprise is a tradition that has made moms in Tahoe City cry for years and will continue to touch their hearts for years to come. Tahoe Community Nursery School is now registering for fall 2010. Let your child be apart of the tradition! (530) 583-3331.Motherandamp;#8217;s Day celebrations in North Lake: Most restaurants will be open on Sunday, May 9, for Motherandamp;#8217;s Day in Incline Village and Crystal Bay. The following will offer special brunch menus.The Cal Neva: From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Brunch will be served. Adults $27.85, children $14.85. Reservations at (775) 298-3093.The Chateau: Serving Motherandamp;#8217;s Days Brunch from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Adults $39.95 and kids 6 to 12 $12.95 with children 5 andamp; under free. Reservations call (775) 832-1240.Crystal Bay Club: Motherandamp;#8217;s Day Brunch in the Crystal Bay Casinoandamp;#8217;s Steak and Lobster House will be served form 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Reservations at (775)833-6333.Tahoe Biltmore Motherandamp;#8217;s Day Brunch: Enjoy Mother’s Day Brunch at the Tahoe Biltmore from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Cafe Biltmore. Adults $14.95 and kids $6.95 – bring three or more and Mom eats free.