Mother's Day Feature Package

May 01, 2014, 05:05 ET from PR Newswire Association LLC

NEW YORK, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following feature package is a roundup of feature stories dealing with Mother's Day and is appropriate for special sections and for general use. 

For each story included in this package, you will find the first paragraph of the feature release below, as well as its headline linked to the full text.

This is the latest in a series of topical feature packages PRN will carry as part of its regular Feature News Service.  Coming up in 2014 are features on:  


Package Name


Distribution Date

Military & Veterans


May 8

Summer, Outdoors, & Vacations


May 15



May 21

Travel & Leisure


May 22

Soccer & Sports


May 29


Mother's Day Feature Package

1. Mother's Day Makeovers with Local Fashion Expert & Stylist Christie Maruka

WALL TOWNSHIP, N.J., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're in the media and looking for a great segment for Mother's Day, watch Christie Maruka and her Fashion Fix van surprise your special guest on your show with a fabulous spring makeover. Christie will pull up in her Mercedes Sprinter van filled with gorgeous designer clothing, jump out and ambush a deserving Mom, treating her to a new spring outfit and fabulous makeover.

2. Bereaved Mother & Author Reveals What To Say (And Never Say) To Women On Mother's Day Who Have Lost A Child

PLEASANTON, Calif., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Typically Mother's Day is filled with flowers, smiles, and champagne brunches. But for the millions of women who suffered the loss of their child, Mother's Day is no picnic. Friends and family are often at a loss on how to handle the situation.

3. Celebrate Your Mom This Year With Fragrance

NEW YORK, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- THINK: Mother's Day scents to honor mom's love

4. Jenna Dewan-Tatum Teams Up With Birchbox To Create A Custom Diaper Pouch For Mother's Day, Benefiting Baby Buggy®

LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Birchbox, a leading beauty e-commerce company that helps women and men discover the latest and best beauty, grooming, and lifestyle products, has proudly partnered with Baby Buggy to create a multi-purpose custom pouch designed by new mom, Jenna Dewan-Tatum, just in time for Mother's Day. The collaboration between Birchbox, Baby Buggy and Dewan-Tatum will support Baby Buggy, a non- profit organization that provides families in need with essential gear, clothing, products and services for infants and children with the goal of improving their safety, health and well-being.

5. Mother's Day Spending Up: Five Smart Tips to Maximize Gift Savings

BELOIT, Wis., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --, the one-stop resource for online coupons and deals with cash back savings, brings Mother's Day savings front and center with their annual Mother's Day deals and Cash Back sale. The Mother's Day shopping season has seen increased spending the past 4 years from 14.6 billion in 2010 to an estimated $20.7 billion in 2013 (National Retail Federation). Clothing sales made through FatWallet have grown 57% during FatWallet's Mother's Day promotion (since 2010), and Tech sales (electronics and mobile devices) for the same time period have soared, increasing more than 82%.

6. Celebrate Mom By Creating Sizzling Memories Around The Table At Ruth's Chris Steak House

ORLANDO, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last year, an estimated 80 million families dined out in celebration of Mother's Day. This year, Ruth's Chris turns Mother's Day into a weekend-long celebration starting Thursday and offering extended hours on Sunday. At select locations, treat the leading ladies in your life to only the best with perfectly paired Twin Cold Water Lobster Tails and the choice of a 12-ounce Ribeye ($58.95) or 6-ounce Filet ($48.95). For tiny taste buds, a delicious children's menu is available, priced at $13.95.


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