As a neighborhood, family-owned enterprise, we consider within the energy of our small, neighborhood companies, all of whom want our assist now greater than ever. We’ve been spotlighting native companies weekly on social and in our e-newsletter, and this week, we’re all about ladies/mother-owned companies. See beneath for a number of close to our golf equipment that we love!
Curio Spice: based by Claire Cheney, the Porter Sq. storefront is at the moment closed however she nonetheless has the web store up and working with 50% off delivery fees and free delivery with purchases over $100. Test it out and you should definitely order the Mala Salt! 100% of proceeds go in direction of Off Their Plate, a company partnering with eating places to supply meals for frontline staff. For Mom’s Day, deal with mother to a present card or digital spice class (schedule here)!
OLIVES & GRACE: a staple within the South Finish for distinctive items from native makers and rising manufacturers, proprietor Sofi Madison has needed to shift her store utterly on-line amid the pandemic. She’s been within the store lengthy hours, every day, delivery out all of her on-line orders with love. Store her curated checklist of gifts for Mother’s Day, gift boxes, gift cards and extra!
Juicy Greens: based by Ammy Lowney, this Jamaica Plain juice bar and cafe is all about neighborhood and household. They have been set to open a second location within the West Finish this spring, which has been placed on maintain as a result of pandemic, however they’re nonetheless open in Jamaica Plain for on-line orders and native supply, and in addition providing particular produce luggage, groceries and wellness baskets, all nice for Mom’s Day, together with a number of tasty treats!
The Urban Grape: based by Hadley Douglas and her husband, TJ, the workforce at this South Finish wine store has labored feverishly to get their full stock on-line for pick-up and supply, so go forward and ship Mother some wine! Digital tastings and blissful hours are additionally being supplied through Zoom (see here), in addition to distinctive picks of wine from feminine winemakers and farm-to-bottle choices.
L’Optique Boutique: based by Carol Tijan, this Somerville store gives distinctive and customized prescription eyewear and styling primarily based in your life-style and optician wants. For Mom’s Day, Carol has a big collection of designer sunglasses for 30% off in addition to present playing cards and equipment. Healthworks members additionally save 10% off full-priced gadgets with code ‘HW10.’
Drive-By Pies: based by Fran Kolenik, this Brookline bakery and cafe has remained open amid the pandemic, providing on-line ordering for a restricted menu of favorites, out there for pick-up or supply on Wednesday, Friday or Saturday, so there’s nonetheless time to put your orders for Mother! Additionally for Mom’s Day are mini take and make apple pie kits and signature ‘Ugly Truffles.’
Celeste: based by Maria Rondeau and Juanma Calderon, this Peruvian hotspot in Somerville’s Union Sq. has remained open every day for take-out and supply from 4-9pm, whereas additionally serving heroes on the frontlines. Deal with mother to a present card or scrumptious dinner!
Sofra, Sarma and Oleana: these unimaginable Cambridge/Somerville eating places are women-led, based and run… moms, managers, cooks, entrepreneurs, wine administrators and extra. Oleana is briefly closed as a result of pandemic, however Sofra and Sarma are open for take-out and supply with particular menu choices good for Mom’s Day. Cheers to the ladies behind these wonderful spots and their current James Beard nomination — Ana Sortum, Maura Kilpatrick, Didem Hosgel, Cassie Piuma, Liz Barwick, Arielle Singer, Paige Lombardi, Sophie Gees, Sara Fetbroth and Theresa Paopao!
Right here’s to WOMEN. Blissful Mom’s Day!
Writer: “Jen Sadowski — healthworksfitness.com “