It’s going to be different this year, but it’s still important to remember Mom on her special day this weekend. Yes, Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 10 and we’ve got some great ideas on ways to celebrate things right! First, this delicious offer from Ernest’s Orleans Restaurant that you can order at 318-226-1325.

Next, this offer from The Petroleum Club that you will need to order no later than 3 pm today (Thursday, May 7). You do not have to be a member to order. Call them at 318-425-4251, and ask about their Mimosa package for $10 that includes a bottle of champagne and a quarter of orange juice.

Retro Down Town Cafe is offering two options for four people. Call them at 318-425-9335 to order. Option #1 Bell pepper Brunch- 8 pepper halves stuffed with rice, angus ground beef seasoned to perfection and covered with cheese, Classic Pasta Salad, Sautéed Yellow Squash and Zucchini,  Roasted garlic red new potatoes, and peppercorn Romano Salad (Retro’s New Groovy Hipster) -OR- #2 Shepherd’s Brunch -Peas, carrots, corn, onions and angus ground beef set in a pie with a creamy buttery potato topping, ~ classic pasta salad, ~ steamed broccoli and cauliflower combo, ~ peppercorn Romano Salad (Retro’s New Groovy Hipster ~ garlic Bread

Add a whole crack cake or Lemon Lavender or Pan of Brownies, too!

If you’re good for food for Mother’s Day, The Strand Theatre of Shreveport has another option for you- with tickets to let her know she is ‘Beautiful’ and ‘Some Kind of Wonderful’.  Beautiful-The Carole King Musical is Monday, January 25, 2021 at 8 pm. If mom isn’t a Carole King fan, give her a gift card that can be used to purchase tickets to any Strand presented show! Tickets  can be purchased online and delivered via email so mom can have a sweet Mother’s Day surprise waiting in her inbox.