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Mother’s Day

Abt Exclusive Cooking

Mother’s Day Brunch Menu With Bluestar!

Chef Susan measures ingredients while Abt's HR Lead Becky helps in the Abt BlueStar kitchen

Mother’s Day is almost upon us, and one of the best gifts you can give your mother, grandmother, wife or the mother figure in your life is a beautiful brunch to kick off the day. At the same time, many people develop a love of cooking from their mothers and grandmothers. That’s why our friends at BlueStar have crafted a beautiful Mother’s Day Brunch Menu designed to combine the best of sweet…

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas from Abt’s Experts

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Mother’s Day is a few weeks away, so it’s time to start planning your thoughtful gesture. Our Mother’s Day gift ideas are expertly chosen for a variety of hobbies. We’ve chosen the best of the best from some of our new offerings that make perfect presents. Maybe the mom in your life is a baker—does she have a great stand mixer? Or maybe she’s obsessed with true crime podcasts and would love…

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Abt Exclusive

Employee Spotlight! Nina and Shirley Hood

Mother's Day Nina and Shirley Hood Star Employees

For Mother’s Day, The Bolt is proud to feature two of Abt’s favorite staff members, Shirley and Nina Hood! This mother-daughter team is well-loved across the store with over 30 years of experience at Abt. Most of that is thanks to Shirley, who started at our Morton Grove location back in 1994. Bob Abt had heard of her reputation as a knowledgeable and kind saleswoman and recruited her, and the rest is…

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Watches and Fashion

Mother’s Day Watches Picked by Abt Wristwear Experts & Lovers

In search of Mother’s Day watches for the mother in your life? Mom’s special day is fast approaching, so whether you’re celebrating your Mom, Stepmother, Grandma or wife, you’ll want to make her feel completely amazing. So does Abt, so we gathered a few favorites from our team members to pick out the best watches of the season for our own individual moms. From wristwear experts to social media managers, we’ve all…

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Cooking Products

Mother’s Day Activities to Make Her Day Special

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Abt has planned plenty of Mother’s Day activities to make sure the mother in your life—whether that’s your mom, your grandma, your sister or your wife—feels special on the day that’s all about her. Read on for plenty of inspiration for all kinds of moms, from avid bakers to cinephiles. It’s all about making her feel loved and appreciated.  For the mom who loves to cook The first of our Mother’s Day…

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Watches and Fashion

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Most everyone agrees that the passage of time has felt kind of funky over the last year, leading to some important dates sneaking up on us. And because Mother’s Day is a bit earlier than normal this year, you may not have realized that the holiday is this Sunday—and you still haven’t found a gift for Mom. So if you’re still scrambling for the perfect gift, we’re here with some suggestions. From…

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Kitchen Watches and Fashion

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas 2019

Mother’s Day is just a few days away, and we know that there are plenty of you out there still struggling with the perfect gift for the amazing moms in your life. To help, we put together a list of last-minute gifts that most any mother is sure to love. Some are practical, some are stylish, and some are both. They cover every price point, and you can run into Abt, pick…

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Abt Exclusive Kitchen

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas 2018

Mother’s Day is just over a week away, and you might be scrambling to find a great gift for Mom. But we’re here to help. Here’s a quick pick for a variety of Mother’s Day gift ideas that fit into any budget. Fitbit Versa The newest wrist-mounted activity tracker from the company that basically invented them, the Fitbit Versa is equal parts workout buddy and smartwatch. Packing more smart features in than…

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Abt Exclusive Sales and Promotions

Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gifts

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If you’re one of the nearly 20% of shoppers who wait until the final 48 hours before Mother’s Day to find the perfect gift for Mom, you might be panicking right now. And if you don’t even have any ideas for a Mother’s Day gift, you might be in real trouble. The good news is that we’ve got you covered on both counts. Here are a few ideas of our favorite last-minute Mother’s…

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Abt Exclusive Products

Show Mom You Love Her With Pandora Jewelry

Make Mom smile and give her something special this Mother’s Day! Finding the right gift for her may be tricky, but you can never go wrong with jewelry. Stop by this week and pick out a great gift in the Abt Time Boutique with Pandora jewelry. Pandora jewelry is the perfect gift for her, you can customize her bracelet with different charms that best describe her, or charms that symbolize each precious moment that happened in her life.…

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