Restaurants in and around Baltimore are preparing special menus for Mother's Day on May 14. Here are some of the spots where you can treat your mom to brunch or dinner; many suggest reservations.
Aida Bistro & Wine Bar in Columbia will serve a three-course Mother's Day lunch and dinner for $45 per person. (6741 Columbia Gateway Drive; 410-953-0500; aidabistro.com)
Baroak in Annapolis will serve a Mother's Day brunch for $44 per person, with champagne included. The cost is $18 for children ages 6-12. (126 West St.; 410-295-3225;