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Throw a Garden-Themed Mother’s Day at Home

May 7, 2020

Celebrate Mom with an RBG-inspired day of music and food! Host an elegant Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea at home, or let the kids treat Mom to a special brunch with these simple recipes from the chefs at the Greenhouse Cafe, and set the mood with a custom jazz playlist featuring musicians from our Garden Music Nights.

  • tea sandwiches
  • Jazz singer performing at garden music nights
  • Chives
  • Earl Grey Teabag In China Teacup
  • mix of berries

Garden-Inspired Playlist

Set the mood with a playlist made for Mom! Featuring Canadian female jazz artists from RBG’s Garden Music Series, this playlist is a perfect blend of jazz favourites and original compositions. Bring the magic and beauty of Hendrie Park and the sound of summer home this Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day Tea Menu

The chefs from RBG’s on-site catering team planned a special menu including recipes for you to spoil Mom at home. Bon appetit!

Tea Sandwiches

  • Cucumber Mint
  • Chickpea Salad
  • Blue Cheese and Grape
  • Ham Brie and Apple


  • Herb and Cheddar
  • Lemon Blueberry


  • Strawberry Shortbread Cookies


  • Tea, coffee, lemonade, iced tea

Kid-Friendly Mother’s Day Brunch Menu

The chefs from RBG’s on-site catering team are providing these easy to follow recipes for kids to treat Mom at home. Bon appétit!

  • Berry Cherry Smoothie
  • Apple Slice Donuts
  • Banana Peanut Butter Quesadilla
  • Fun Fruit Salad