Verizon Helps Remember Mom on Mother's Day 2005 With Gift Ideas, Flowers, or a Card

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Online Shopping and Local Search Site Can Find Flowers, Gifts, Cards and Other Unique Ways to Honor Your Mother

Mother's Day 2005 is Sunday, May 8, and Verizon can help you find just the right way to say "thank you" to your mother. Mother's Day, which became an official holiday in 1914, is ranked as the second most popular gift-giving holiday (after Christmas), with consumers spending more than $10 billion each year for the event.

Verizon can help you find a Mother's Day gift online or connect you with a merchant or service provider in your area.

Flowers are both appropriate and appreciated on Mother's Day. A local florist can take them to mom’s door or get them ready for you to deliver in person. You may also want to treat her to a special brunch or dinner at her favorite restaurant – but make reservations now!

Your mother might enjoy a day of pampering at a nearby beauty spa. A gift certificate allows her to schedule the appointment at her convenience.

No matter how you choose to thank your mother, don't forget to send a Mother's Day card! Select the right sentiment at a local card shop or send her an e-card from In addition to cards for mothers, recipients could include grandmother, mother-in-law, new mothers, stepmothers, "just like a mother" and "Mr. Mom."

And for those of you who like to plan ahead, Father's Day 2005 is Sunday, June 19.

About Verizon

Verizon Information Services, a division of Verizon Communications Corp. (NYSE: VZ), is the nation's most advanced provider of yellow pages and related shopping information. It has $3.6 billion in revenues from products including: Verizon SuperPages yellow pages; Verizon (, the nation's number 1 Internet directory and a leading online shopping resource; and the SuperPages On the Go information directory offered through Verizon Wireless Get It Now services and on other wireless carriers. The company is the largest publisher of Hispanic directories in the U.S. and the first to provide a Hispanic online shopping resource (


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