Lansing Mom Approved 2024 Mother’s Day Gift Guide

2024 Lansing Mom Approved Mother’s Day Gift Guide

It’s almost time for a whole day dedicated to celebrating moms — which is one of our favorite things! Lansing Mom is here to show love, appreciation, and gratitude for every type of mom out there. We’ve combined local shopping and Moms to bring you some of our favorite spots to shop this Mother’s Day. It’s super simple to shop using our Lansing Mom-Approved Mother’s Day Gift Guide, so you can send it your partner, best friend, support person, your own Mom and whoever else is celebrating this Mother’s Day. All of the businesses listed here are some of our favorite places to get fun, unique, and practical gifts for mom this year. There might even be something you’d like to add to your own personal Mother’s Day wish list! As always we’d like to thank our partners for making this guide possible!

Spa Experience

This Mother’s Day, prioritize self-care with the luxury you deserve at Douglas J Salon & MedSpa. Experience the transformative effects of our array of hair, body and MedSpa services. As our way of celebrating you, enjoy 20% off on any service throughout the entire month of May. Use code LM20 to claim your well-deserved treat!

Skin Studio 211 is where skin receives all the love. We are master estheticians that simplify your getting ready by providing facials, lashes, waxing and sugaring along with at-home products for aftercare. Skin Studio 211 was voted the best beauty spa with two locations in Lansing and East Lansing. We also provide trainings and products for fellow estheticians. Come see us!

Mother's Day Gift Guide Experiences

Give Mom a Grand Getaway

Mother’s Day trip to Grand Rapids – just an hour from Lansing – is a gift any Mom will appreciate. It’s a perfect opportunity to get pampered at a day spa, get an eyeful of art and nature at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, and get in some retail therapy at one-of-a-kind shops. Active moms can explore miles of scenic hiking and biking trails close to the city’s bustling downtown. Every mom will find a dining destination to their liking in Michigan’s Best Food City, perhaps followed by a relaxing stop at a cocktail lounge. Want to bring the kids along? Grand Rapids is a great place for kids to Play Their Way , too. Dream Grand this Mother’s Day and go to Grand Rapids!

GIVEAWAY We are so excited we’ll be launching a giveaway over on Instagram so that you can experience Downtown East Lansing and treat yourself, or a Mom you love! Stay tuned to the Lansing Mom Instagram for a $50 Downtown EL eGift Card, a 4-hour Downtown EL parking pass, and an assortment of Downtown East Lansing-branded merchandise.

Saturday, May 11, 2024 at 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT

Mom’s Day Out: Brunch & Pottery Painting Event

Calling all moms! Treat yourself to a delightful Mom’s Day Out filled with delicious brunch delights and a creative pottery painting session. It’s time to unwind, connect with other moms, and indulge in some well-deserved pampering.

Brunch Extravaganza: Begin your day with a mouthwatering brunch spread featuring a variety of quiches, savory sausages, crispy potatoes, fresh fruit platters, and a selection of refreshing beverages. Whether you’re craving something savory or sweet, there’s something for every palate to enjoy. Sip on mimosas or freshly brewed coffee as you savor each delectable bite.

Pottery Painting: After satisfying your taste buds, unleash your creativity with a pottery painting session. Explore your artistic side as you decorate your own ceramic masterpiece. From mugs to plates to figurines, the possibilities are endless. Whether you’re a seasoned artist or a beginner, our expert instructors will guide you through the process, ensuring a fun and relaxing experience for all.

Express Yourself: This is your time to express yourself through art and connect with fellow moms in a supportive and uplifting environment. Let your imagination run wild as you design and personalize your pottery pieces. Whether you’re creating a special keepsake for yourself or a heartfelt gift for a loved one, this experience is bound to leave you feeling inspired and rejuvenated.

Location: Playing Picasso, 300 N. Clippert Street #15A, Lansing, MI 48912

Ticket Information: $75/person includes brunch and a piece up to $45. Ticket sales end May 3, 2024.

Don’t miss this opportunity to treat yourself to a memorable Mom’s Day Out filled with good food, creative expression, and cherished moments. Reserve your spot today and get ready for a day of relaxation, laughter, and making memories that will last a lifetime. See you there!


Jean Jean Vintage is the vintage and antique jewelry boutique of your dreams, owned by a Lansing Mom-of-two and tucked in the heart of REO Town. Jean Jean Vintage stocks everything from century-old diamonds to daily-wear charms and signet rings, worn and loved by locals and celebs alike (stop in and we will tell you who!) Looking for a perfect gift for the Mom in your life? Our collection of antique wax seal jewelry carries timeless messages of hope, love and gratitude – 100% Mom approved, made in Michigan, and designed to be worn every day! Don’t have time to shop for a gift in person? We are open 24/7 online and we ship daily!

Celebrate mom (or yourself) at Socialight Society! We’re honoring all the amazing moms and mother figures in our lives… Show your appreciation with a gift that speaks volumes – whether it’s a captivating novel, a heartfelt memoir, or a beautiful journal for her to pen down her thoughts. From timeless classics to the latest bestsellers, we’ve curated a selection that’s sure to bring joy to every type of reader. This Mother’s Day, give the gift of storytelling and make her day unforgettable with a visit to Socialight Society.

Hey there! At Sparrow Bloom, we’ve got all your Mother’s Day needs covered! Take a peek at our Spring Floral Design Workshop where you can get crafty and make something beautiful, along with our range of wrapped bouquets, arrangements, and plants that’ll bring a smile to Mom’s face. And hey, if she’s into self-care (who isn’t?), we’ve got plenty of indulgent goodies like candles and bath products to treat her right. Plus, with over 80 items available on our website, finding the perfect gift for Mom is a breeze. So why wait? Let’s shower the maternal figures in our life with love and a moment of relaxation this Mother’s Day!
Sparrow Bloom, nestled in downtown Lansing, Michigan, is your go-to destination for unique floral workshops and unforgettable flower-centered experiences. As a specialty florist, we offer daily flowers, low-maintenance plants, curated gifts, and bespoke event and wedding floral designs.

Rise Up Co. is a carefully curated boutique in St. Johns. Rise Up Co. and has a heart for community and is primarily run by mamas! We got you, we know you, we see you and we want to help make you feel like a million bucks whether it is with a fun graphic tee or a dress for date night!

Mother's Day Gift Guide Team Favorites

With so many amazing stores in the Lansing Area to celebrate Mom we have included a round up our Mother’s Day Gift Guide Team Favorites that you won’t want to miss! Check them all about below and round up your Mother’s Day wishlist!

Sweet Treats

Coco’s Confection

Sweet Encounter Bakery


Curvaceous Lingerie

Clover Joy

45 Midwest

Polka Dots

October Moon

Eastwood Towne Center


Lansing Scent Co.

Kean’s Store

Health & Wellness

Bri Luginbill

Katia Mashni

Rachel Redmond


Hyacinth House

Kindness Blooms Family Farm


Uncle John’s Cider Mill

Wharton Center

AC/Hyatt House Hotel

High Caliber

Great Lakes Crossing Outlets


Easy Life Organizing

Oak and Olive Interiors


Lauren Wood

Michelle Lippert

Hello Sweetheart

The Jonesy Company

Elle & Co Photography

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