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An attitude of gratitude is always essential, but when it comes to celebrating Mother's Day, we think a lovely present really gets the message across. On May 8, why not give your Momma—or any super-special person in your life—a little something extra heartfelt? Yes, you can gift a keepsake that she'll remember for years to come, but add on an extra personal touch, and that will feel like time well spent—even if you're not able to spend it together. Whether it's an organic spa day, some limited-edition fragrances, exotic blooms, or some unexpectedly chic tea sets, we've got you and your Mommy Dearest covered this Mother's Day.
For many, incense evokes college
dorm rooms and hippie shops that smell more like car air freshener than exotic spices.
But, lately, that stigma is lifting, as fragrance artisans and boutique
brands offer new variations that leave Nag Champa up in smoke. Historically, incense was used to communicate with the
Between the two of them, Brooke Baxter Bailey and her
husband, Jeff Bailey, have founded an underground performance-art space, a live-music venue, a piano bar, and a coffee-and-tacos shop —all in Williamsburg.
Their latest venture, however, has taken them Upstate: The couple have opened the Glass Mountain Inn, part read