Female La Jolla merchants unite for Mother’s Day promotion

The women behind the 13 businesses on upper Girard Avenue will offer discounts and promotions from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 11 in honor of Mother’s Day.

For example, Armones Core Connection has a coupon for a free class and a discount on massage, but coupons are subject to availability.

The following are the other deals:

• Arricia Italian Market: $2 off any soup, salad or sandwich

• Elizabeth Allen Atelier: Free lip balm with every $30 purchase

• Girard Nail & Skin Care: Coupon for $2 off any service over $10

• Gracie & Co: Opportunity drawing for $100 gift certificate

• Harvard Cookin’ Girl: Free cookies and Opportunity drawing to attend an Iron Chef competition

• Pannikin: $1 off regular coffee

• Rica Boutique: A sale, plus free drinks and a special surprise

• Ross Thiele & Son: Opportunity drawing for a one-hour design consultation

• Symphony Home Décor: 25 percent off, plus a $50 gift card to a neighboring boutique with purchases over $500

• Talisa Hair & Boutique: Opportunity drawing for a free haircut and blow dry

• My Art Shed: Free Family Art, noon to 4 p.m., plus free lesson giveaways and prizes

• The Faded Awning: Opportunity drawing for $50 gift certificate