This May, show your mother figure how much you appreciate her advice — even though you don’t always take it — and unconditional love. Whether you’re shopping for a sentimental gift, jewelry or something practical, Silver in the City has you covered. 

shop & smell the flowers

Whether she’s making trips to the farmers market or the library, the mom in your life will love this cotton canvas tote. It features a screen-printed floral pattern and a quote from Henri Matisse.

food + coffee

HELP MOM VEG OUT.  If your mother figure fancies herself a health-conscious chef, Pretty Simple Cooking is a perfect gift. Indianapolis couple Sonja and Alex Overhiser are behind this collection of recipes. Both Epicurious and Food & Wine named it a top vegetarian cookbook, thanks to its 100 healthy recipes and gorgeous photography.

STEP OFF MR. COFFEE. If Mom is on a first-name basis with her barista but hasn’t perfected café-quality coffee at home, Brew Better can show her the way. This 160-page book covers slow-coffee techniques and dozens of recipes for coffee-based drinks and cocktails.

because she’s the coolest mom ever!

The Arctican can/bottle cooler from Corkcicle keeps cold cans cold for up to three hours. All Mom has to do is freeze the cooling core base, twist it on and drop in a cold beverage. It’s perfect for afternoons in the yard or evenings on the patio.

the mother of all travel cups

Rifle Paper Co and Corkcicle teamed up to make these insulated 16-ounce tumblers. Triple insulation protects cold drinks for nine hours and hot drinks for three hours. Plus, the floral patterns add a bit of beauty to her morning routine!

for the most puzzling moms

Wet your whistle and spend Mother’s Day snapping together this 1,000-piece puzzle. It features a painting by Anne Bentley, who highlighted a cocktail from each of the 50 states.

Mama Bears need jewelry

This sterling silver necklace is sure to be a keepsake. Each necklace is made in Central Indiana and features freshwater pearls and a hand-stamped mama bear. With room for one, two, three or four cubs, this necklace can mirror you or your loved one’s family.