Cake, brunch and plants for Mother's Day: 4 things to do in Conroe and Montgomery this weekend, May 11-12

Backstage Florist in Richardson has moved.

Backstage Florist in Richardson has moved.

Take the special mother in your life to brunch, a plant sale or a cake-decorating special at a local bakery this weekend in the Lake Conroe area.

1. Decorate Mother's Day cakes
May 11
Head to Montgomery Bakehouse to decorate a cake that comes with sprinkles, icing and a Mother's Day topper. Times vary, register ahead. $15. Montgomery Bakehouse, 240 Longmire Road, Conroe. 936-756-1745. Get tickets here.

2. Take mom to brunch
May 12
Moms eat free all day at Pacific Yard House with $12 mimosas, a $9 bloody mary bar, $5 frozen rose and shrimp, salmon and catfish on the menu. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Free (for moms). Pacific Yard House, 101 Metcalf St., Conroe. 936-703-5447. Learn more here.

3. Have a mini-garden photo session
May 12
A&A Plants and Produce is hosting mini-photography sessions by Arrowhead Photo in the garden with a feminine boho style, including vintage props, macrame hangings and flowers from the garden center. Noon-2 p.m. $50 for 10 minutes. Walk-ins welcome. A&A Plants and Produce, 20698 Eva St., Montgomery. 936-597-5070. Prebook here.

4. Moms eat free snow
May 12
Lottie's Shivers Shaved Ice is offering complimentary snow treats for moms. Kajun Asian on Wheels will also be there. Free (for moms). 2101 Maurel Drive, Conroe. 936-828-6439. Learn more here.
By Jules Rogers
Originally from the Pacific Northwest, Jules Rogers has been covering community journalism and urban trade news since 2014. She moved to Houston in June 2018 to become an editor with Community Impact Newspaper after four years of reporting for various newspapers affiliated with the Portland Tribune in Oregon, including two years at the Portland Business Tribune. Before that, Jules spent time reporting for the Grants Pass Daily Courier in Southern Oregon. Her favorite beats to cover are business, economic development and urban planning.


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