Mother’s Day deals and freebies

motherHere are some deals and freebies to honor mom on her special day. Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 8.

We’ve got meals and treats, craft workshops for kids and even a free chance to see some flowers in South Florida.

Here are Mother’s Day dining deals:

For kids who want to make a gift for mom:

  • Jo-Ann Fabric will host a free Make It-Take It event Saturday, May 7, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Children will have the opportunity to make two projects: a painted garden stake and a Mother’s Day card.
  • Lowe’s is having a free Mother’s Day Build & Grow clinic at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 7 to create a heart-shaped flower vase that reads “I Love You” for moms.
  • At Home Depot, kids can build a tulip planter for mom at a free kids’ workshop Saturday, May 7, from 9 a.m. to noon.

Want to take Mom somewhere?

Thanks to Laura at Baltimore on the Cheap and Patti at Fort Lauderdale on the Cheap for rounding up all these deals. is an advertising partner of Miami on the Cheap.