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Five last-minute (but still great) gifts for Mother’s Day

Visit the kids
To make an adventurous mom happy, take her up to a Sebastopol farm this weekend to sample artisanal cheeses and pet baby goats. Visit for tour dates and times. Redwood Hill Farm, 5480 Thomas Rd., Sebastopol, 707-823-8250

Fresh flowers
Give the gift that keeps on giving—send Mom unique arrangements weekly, bimonthly, or monthly. H.Bloom, subscriptions start at $29 per delivery,

Left: Exotic bouquet; right: Contemporary bouquet

Brunch on a boat
Take to the sea (or, in our case, the bay) with Mom on one of Hornblower’s champagne and brunch buffet cruises. Sunday’s brunch cruises start at $69 per person; visit for booking information

Tell her she was right after all
These gold- or rhodium-plated bracelets are engraved with momisms: “have courage,” “don’t forget to floss,” “wear sunscreen,” and “eat your vegetables.” Kate Spade Mom Always Said bangles, $58, at Kate Spade, 227 Grant Ave., S.F., 415-216-0880,

Let a mom-to-be have some R&R
Last year’s Best of the Bay winner Nob Hill Spa is offering pregnancy packages, including an 80-minute massage, as well as a hair and scalp massage and foot scrub. $195, Nob Hill Spa, 1075 California St., S.F.; call 415-345-2888 for booking information

It’s only a few days away, and if you’re anything like us, you’ve still put off shopping for that perfect gift that shows Mom you not only appreciate her but understand her. Here are some of our picks for last-minute gifters.