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What would you do without Mom? She changed your diapers and nursed you through your first breakup, and she'll forever be your No. 1 fan. Chicago rolls out the red carpet for moms on Mother's Day with festive brunches and other sweet treats. Here are seven ways to spoil mom with a Mother's Day in Chicago — Sunday, May 14!

The flowers are blooming, the animals are outside soaking up the sunshine; spring is in the air at Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo. This (free!), 35-acre zoo, located along the lakefront in Chicago's North Side Lincoln Park neighborhood, has been delighting visitors since it was founded all the way back in 1868—it's one of the oldest zoos in the US! Here are five ways to connect with nature and enjoy the gorgeous springtime weather at Chicago's beautiful Lincoln Park Zoo:

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What would you do without Mom? She stands by you through thick and thin, wipes your tears and shares your joys. Mother's Day calls for celebrating the lady who will always love you, warts and all. Thank Mom for being there when you needed her most by taking her out to one of these 13 special spots for Mother's Day weekend in Chicago.

Kid-Friendly Picks for Mother's Day

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 12:00 AM by Amy Bizzarri

Mother's Day

She's the lucky lady who sat through all of your band concerts and swim meets, who waited up late for you with a half smile on her face and got you to where you are today. What would you do without Mom? Luckily, there's a Mother's Day brunch to match your mom: dress up in your Sunday best, order her a mimosa, and thank Mom for being there when you needed her most! Here are six kid-friendly ways to treat your mom for Mother's Day on Sunday, May 10.

Mother's Day

This Mother's Day, Chicago will be buzzing with appreciation for the woman who sat through all of your band concerts and soccer tournaments, and waited up late for you with a smile on her face. Luckily, there's a Mother's Day brunch to match your mom: dress up in your Sunday best, order her a mimosa, and thank Mom for being there when you needed her most! Here are ten special spots to treat your mom for Mother's Day in just two weeks on Sunday, May 11, 2014.

Mother's Day Brunch at the Waldorf Astoria

Celebrate Mother's Day by taking the family matriarch out on the town for a special brunch, a pedicure, or a picnic this weekend. The Waldorf Astoria is hosting a brunch fit for a queen at their Balsan Restaurant on Sunday (reservations at (312)-646-1470). The Palmer House Hilton is holding a mom-friendly feast of their own at the in-house Lockwood Restaurant. And Chicago will be buzzing with appreciation for the woman who sat through all of your excruciating junior high musicals, soccer tournaments and questionable "movie night" choices (Ace Ventura again!?) with a smile on her face. Here are five other spots to treat your mom for Mother's Day. 

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