Mother’s Day in the Castle Pines community
by Elean Gersack
Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 8. Delight the special moms in your life with treats and specials from the locals. From flowers and goodies to pampering and brunch, everything you need for a wonderful Mother’s Day can be found in Castle Pines. Read on to learn about the many great Mother’s Day offerings available and then give thanks to all of the moms who inspire you.
Rodney’s at Castle Pines
Rodney’s already delightful Sunday brunch menu will be enhanced with some extra delicious brunch specials on Mother’s Day. The menu always consists of french toast, breakfast burritos, pancakes, eggs, specialty omelets, Huevos Rancheros, waffles, Eggs Benedict and more. Special chef creations will be offered that day. Drink specials include $2 Mimosas, Bloody Mary’s and Short Screwdrivers. Mini versions of pancakes, eggs and French toast are available for kids. Brunch at Rodney’s is served on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Reservations are recommended by calling 720-733-6565.
The Bundt Shoppe
Yum! Order a scrumptious Mother’s Day bundt and make her day. The Mother’s Day bundt is topped with a beautiful handcrafted bow, a chocolate heart, and your personal message. An 8” bundt is $30 and serves 10 and a 10” bundt is $40 and serves 20. These special bundts are only available from May 2 to May 7. Orders must be called-in ahead and customers must mention The Castle Pines Connection to receive this special. For more information, please call 303-422-8638.
The Flower Shop at Castle Pines
The Flower Shop at Castle Pines features owner and expert floral designer, Tim Hannon. Tim personally hand selects flowers from local nurseries and he and his team create absolutely lovely bouquets. Beautiful mixed bouquets for Mother’s Day will start at $35. Order early for the best selection. Mother’s Day deliveries will be available Monday, May 2 through Saturday, May 7. Store hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; closed Sundays. For more information call 303-663-8835.
La Dolce Vita
La Dolce Vita will host its annual Mother’s Day brunch buffet on Sunday, May 8, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sample menu items include frittatas, Eggs Benedict, made-to-order omelets, country potatoes, bacon, sausage, fresh fruit, assorted salads, waffles, smoked salmon, prime rib, muffins and much more. The cost is $22.95 for adults, $8.95 for children, and kids three years old and younger eat free. Coffee is included in the buffet and Mimosa and Bloody Mary specials will be available. Dinner from the regular menu with a chef special will be offered starting at 4:30 p.m. Reservations are suggested. For more information, call 303-663-3421.
Las Fajitas, Castle Pines’ newest eatery, located in the Safeway shopping center, will celebrate Cinco de Mayo and Mother’s Day by featuring a very special dish, Chicken Mole. Representing the spirit of Mexico, Chicken Mole is created with a dark brown Mexicansauce made from dried chilies, nuts, spices, vegetables and chocolate seasoning. Chicken Mole will be available from Thursday, May 5, through Sunday, May 8. For more information, call 303-660-1662.
Moms, do you need a break from the busy weekend? Little Italy is offering two specials from Friday, May 6, through, Monday, May 9. Enjoy a one topping take ‘n bake pizza with large salad for just $9 or a family meal deal (16” one topping pizza, pepperoni or sausage rolls, garlic cheese bread and a large salad) for just $20. To order or for more information, call 303-663-2111.
With spectacular views and a fabulous buffet, The Ridge is a wonderful spot for Mother’s Day celebrations. This year’s buffet will feature an eggs to order station, prime rib and smoked pork loin carving stations, as well as scrambled eggs, hash browns, ham, sausage, bacon, broiled salmon, waffles, cheese enchiladas, scalloped potatoes and a variety of salads, fruits, rolls and desserts. The cost is $29.95 for adults and $14.95 for children 12 and younger. Champagne, juice and coffee are included. Seating times on Mother’s Day, May 8, are 9 a.m., 11 a.m., and 1 p.m. This special venue is always popular, so call early to make reservations: 303-688-4575.
Salon 188 at Castle Pines
Happy Mothers Day from Salon 188 at Castle Pines! Call and schedule a haircut with any color service or deep conditioning treatment between now and May 7 and receive 20 percent off your service. Check out unique gift ideas in the boutique for a fantastic Mother’s Day gift she’ll treasure. Still can’t decide? Gift certificates are available and can be used toward salon products, services or anything in the boutique. Enjoy a mimosa during morning appointments or a glass of wine during late afternoon appointments (of-age clients only). Free paraffin hand wax dips are available, too. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 720-733-8550.