Every year, Mother's Day seems to sneak up on us. Don't let that happen this year! Mother's day is Sunday, May 12. If you are wondering what to get your Mother, here are some great ideas and places to go in Sedalia.

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First things first, you need to find a card! Hallmark Gold Crown is sure to have the perfect card for Mom. Their cards range from funny, loving, serious and everything in between. While you're at Hallmark, you can also find balloons, figurines, Mother's Day picture frames and more. Hallmark Gold Crown is located at 1400 S Limit Ave., Sedalia. For more information on what Hallmark Gold Crown has to offer, call 660 826-5770.

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Next, get your Mother some flowers! State Fair Floral offer a variety of floral arrangements your mother will appreciate. Bouquets range from an arrangement of daises little over $30 to an A La Mode Bouquet with Long Steamed Roses for over $200. No matter how much you spend, State Fair Floral can make something your mother will love. For more information about State Fair Floral, call 660 826-1700 or visit their location at 520 S. Ohio St., Sedalia.


After giving your Mother her card and flowers, take her out for a nice lunch at The Ivory Gille. She is sure to love their house specialty pasta primavera for only $5.99 at lunch or, the Ivory Grille slow roasted prime rib for dinner. The Ivory Grille is located inside Hotel Bothwell at 317 S Ohio Ave, Sedalia. To find out more about Mother's Day specials, call 660 829-0060.


To top off the perfect Mother's Day, schedule a time for her to visit The Hair Salon and Spa of Sedalia. It offers a full range of services from hair care and natural nails to spa services including facials, body waxing and massage. Any mother would appreciate a day of relaxation and pampering. For more information, visit the salon and spa at 1313 West 16th St. or call 660 826-5222.

Now you have some great Mother's day ideas you can do in Sedalia. Also, if you're a Mom and have a great story about your crazy kids, make sure you enter our "Mommy Madness" contest for a chance to win a Mother's Ring from Reed & Sons Jewelers.