Vancouver, BC (April 29, 2008) – Making Mom feel special this Mother’s Day just got a lot easier with Capers Whole Foods Market’s quick and easy gift ideas. On Sunday, May 11, surprise Mom with any of these fantastic gift ideas and show her your heartfelt appreciation for all she does!

Whole Trade Guarantee™ Roses – Honour Mom and Mother Earth with these exquisite Whole Trade roses and help support a safe and healthy working environment for farm workers and eco-friendly farming. The Whole Trade seal guarantees these premium roses are grown according to strict criteria for ethical trade, sound environmental production practices and in the highest quality soils. $24.99 per dozen.

Relaxing Lavender Aromatherapy Experience by Aura Cacia – Treat Mom to some all-natural goodies for the body with a comforting spa package exclusive to Capers Whole Foods Market. Found in the Whole Body department, this soothing home spa kit includes massage cream, bath foam and facial mist. $21.99.

A delicious Mother’s Day feast – Impress Mom with a mouth-watering meal from the Capers Whole Foods Market prepared foods department and let her kick back and relax on her special day:


  • Assorted Quiches
  • Greek Vegetable Salad
  • Spinach Strawberry Salad with Goat Cheese and Raspberry Vinaigrette
  • Grilled Asparagus
  • Herb Roasted Turkey
  • Poached Salmon
  • Rosemary Potatoes


Mother’s Day Plant Sale – If Mom has a green thumb, bring her to the Mother’s Day plant sale on May 10 and 11 at the Park Royal Capers Whole Foods Market. From 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. tents will be filled with hundreds of locally grown herbs, bedding plants, vegetable plants, and hanging baskets – all for up to 50 per cent off! The store is also hosting experts from local potting and fertilizing companies that can answer any gardening questions. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. enjoy a sample of tea and scone while shopping. All donations collected will go to the North Shore Avalon Women’s Centre.