And just like that, Mother’s Day is right around the corner! That special woman in your life deserves to be pampered for the day, whether on land, water, in the suburbs or city. We have started to list out some of our favorites below to make planning a little easier this year. Cheers to you, Mom!

Dance and Dine on Chicago’s Finest Cruise Line

Celebrate spring with dining, dancing, and city skyline views! City Cruises, operator of Chicago’s premier water experience, has announced holiday cruises for Easter, Mother’s Day, and more, as well as the return of seasonal favorites, such as Seadog thrill rides and river tours, moonlight dance cruises, and the popular Fireworks dinner cruise series – all available to book now. Those looking to treat Mom to something special can take 20% off their cruise when they book from April 9 to April 20 using the code MOM20!

Go Big or Go Home at Chicago’s Most Vibrant Latin-Inspired Hotspot

Go big and celebrate Mother’s Day vibrantly at Carnivale, 702 W Fulton Market, as they offer a Mother’s Day all-you-can-eat brunch buffet to celebrate all the amazing ladies in your life! Available from 10am – 3pm, moms and family can enjoy a buffet full of flavorful options with Latin-inspired signature dishes and so much more! Adults are $55 per person, children 6-12 years $25, children 5 years and younger are free. Reservations can be made on the Carnivale Tock.

Cheers to Champagne, High Tea and Sweet Bites at these Top Suburban Destinations

Treat mom to a modern and upscale brunch she’ll savor at The Forester Hotel, 200 N. Field Dr., this Mother’s Day. On Sunday, May 14, The Forester Hotel will be serving a variety of delicious options suitable for any mom around with seating times at 9am and 12 pm. Executive Chef Christian Alejandro has developed a menu to fit all tastes including classic brunch buffet favorites and premium chef stations including a salad station, prime rib carving station, omelet station, assorted desserts, fresh fruit and assorted fresh pastries. Reservations for brunch are required and are currently available via Eventbrite.

Bring the par-tea to Thorn Restaurant & Lounge this Mother’s Day to celebrate as the restaurant settled in Rosemont’s most stunning hotel, The Rose Hotel Chicago O’Hare located at 5200 Pearl Street, will be hosting a special High Tea service for the weekend with seatings available at 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm on both May 13 and May 14. Guests may choose from a curated selection of Teavana Teas and Blooming Flower Green Tea and indulge in savory tea sandwiches and sweet bites that are sure to delight. Families will also receive a complimentary photo to commemorate the afternoon. Reservations for tea service are required, and tickets are available online for $65 per adult.

Come and Celebrate Mother’s Day Brunch at Hyatt Lodge Oakbrook Chicago with their exquisite champagne brunch. This decadent buffet brunch includes carving station, made to order omelets, seafood display, pasta station, and much more. Unlimited Mimosas and Champagne included. Adult Price $110.00 per person (*Price includes tax and 20% gratuity) Children between 7 – 10 yrs $45.00 per person (*Price includes tax and 20% gratuity) Seating: 10:30am, 11:00am, 12:30pm and 1:30pm  Reserve by clicking here.