The Secret of… What Mom REALLY Wants


The countdown to Mother’s Day is on! And what does Mom really want? To answer this question, we polled all of the Garden Gals– it is no secret that we love to help people find the product that is perfect for them or someone special. Mother, Grandma, Aunt, Special Friend… whoever you’re shopping for, we are here to help!

As Garden Gals, we have the luxury of trying out new products… sometimes we even share them with our moms! Here is a list of our “kid-tested-mother-approved” Garden of Eden staff favorites:

maryMary R.– Mistral Milk Bath and Kiehl’s Creme de Corps Soy Milk & Honey Whipped Body Butter

Mary R. and her mom, 1951

Mistral Milk Bath     Kiehls-Creme-de-Corps-Soy-Milk-and-Honey-Whipped-Body-Butter-POTD-12-14-12

Robin– Lavender Batherapy or anything to help mom relax!

batherapy lavender

Lisa– Garden of Eden Lilac or Lily of the Valley perfume oils: can be worn alone or added to any of our private label products

Lily of the ValleyGOE bottleslilac


Mary B.– Garden of Eden custom-scented products with matching soaps in mom’s favorite scent and Kiehl’s Midnight Recovery Concentrate

GOE soaps     Kiehls-Midnight-Recovery-Concent

Mom 1Anne– Pedicure supplies: Heros Chiropody sponge and Mistral Blue Chamomile Foot Scrub

Anne and her mom, 1971

 chiropody spongeBlue-Chamomile-Foot-Scrub


Brooke– Panier des Sens Honey & Propolis Hand Cream or any Crabtree and Evelyn Body Wash

PDS Honey and Propolis Hand Cream     Crabtree-&-Evelyn-Avocado-Olive-&-Basil-Revitalising-Bath-&-Shower-Gel


Zoe– Votivo Vanilla Bergamot Blossom Candle and Deep Steep Sugar Scrub in Lavender Chamomile or Grapefruit Bergamot

Zoe and her mom, 1995

Votivo Vanilla Bergamot Blossomdeep steep lavender bergamot sugar scrub

Still aren’t sure what Mom really wants? No problem! We also carry gift cards in any amount, so she can visit our store and have the true Garden of Eden experience herself. We are open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday from 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m. -5 p.m. Remember, you can always visit us onlineyour mom will thank you!