Planning your Mother's Day celebration and top-rated steakhouses

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Friday, May 11, 2018

This week on FYI Philly we've got special plans for Mother's Day. See how you can pamper mom with a roundup of special spa treatments. We also have some fashion forward ideas she'll enjoy for spring. If you'd like to indulge, Philly Mag shared their list of top steakhouses in the region. And we round up some boozy treats that will be great all summer long. Plus, we preview a retreat designed to help women relax and rejuvenate and get a glimpse of this year's Chinese Lantern Festival.


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Spa's to Pamper Mom

Spas are a great way to pamper mom on Mother's Day, and from Bucks to Delco, Center City to the Main Line, we've got you covered with an inside look at what some of the best have to offer!

Rizzieri Salon And Spa Moorestown Mall (Store 1440)

400 Route 38, Moorestown, NJ 08057

David Witchell Salon And Spa

25 S. State St., Newtown, PA 18940


Ame Salon And Spa

11 Waynewood Ave., Wayne, PA 19087

Joseph Anthony Retreat Spa & Salon

243 Baltimore Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342


The Rittenhouse Spa & Club Rittenhouse Hotel

210 West Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103


Shopping for Mother's Day Gifts

Find mom the perfect gift for mother's day from some of Philadelphia's local designers.

Violet + Brooks | Facebook

Alexis Kletjian | Facebook

131 East State Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348.

Paula Hian | Facebook

106 Gay St, Philadelphia, PA 19127 (Manayunk)

160 N Gulph Rd, King of Prussia, PA 19406 (KOP)

(610) 337-1740

Food & Drinks: Steak Shops

Looking to give mom prime treatment for Mother's Day? Or maybe you're just a fan of great steak. Alicia Vitarelli rounds up some of Philly Mag's favorite steakhouses in the region.

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse | Facebook

1426-1428 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

Barclay Prime | Facebook

237 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Bronco's Brazilian Steakhouse

7634 Castor ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19152

(267) 686-8788

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar | Facebook

555 East Lancaster Avenue, Suite 10, Radnor, PA 19087


Urban Farmer Philadelphia | Facebook

1850 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19103

215 963 2788

Boozy Treats for the spring

Melissa Magee shares some savory and sweet boozy treats great for mother's day or all summer long.

Capofitto | Facebook

233 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa 19106


Assembly Rooftop Lounge | Facebook

The Logan Hotel

1840 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

215- 783-4171

Twisted Tail | Facebook

509 S 2nd Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147


Cinder | Facebook

1500 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

(267) 761-5582

Scarpetta Philadelphia | Facebook

The Rittenhouse Hotel

210 W Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Rise Gatherings

Rise Gatherings: Wellness Retreats for Women | Facebook

357 Meadowbrook Drive, Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006


Use the code '6abc' to receive a $50 discount on any Rise Gathering.

Annual Weekend Retreat

May 18-20 - Pocono Mountains

Made in Philly: Eco Scarves

Eco Print Scarves

Kathleen Lang Metaxas

Chinese Lantern Festival

Alicia Vitarelli tours the third annual Chinese Lantern Festival at Historic Franklin Square, and everything this year is brand new.

Chinese Lantern Festival | Enter to win 4 tickets: Lantern sweepstakes

Franklin Square Nightly, May 1 - June 30 (Closed May 17)

200 N 6th St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Chamber Orchestra: Bluegrass, Bernstein & Blues

Bluegrass, Bernstein and the Blues - May 20-21

The Kimmel Center's Perelman Theater

The Chamber Orchestra | Facebook | The Arts in Philly

Shelter Me

The weather is warming up, which means kitten season. Philadoptables is looking for kitten foster families to help manage the influx of litters coming into the shelters.

Philadoptables | Facebook

Kitten Shower - June 2 at Acct Philly's Hunting Park location

Bring a kitten starter kit or items for newborn kittens!

Shelter Clean-Up

May 19th at Acct Philly's Hunting Park location

ACCT Philly board of directors will also volunteer and hold staff breakfast. Prepare to get dirty that day! For more events and information, check Philadoptables website!


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