To mom, with love: Local businesses ready for Mother’s Day

Cheri Makalii of Kona Flower Shoppe arranges flowers in time for Mother’s Day. (Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today)

Lehua Jewelers owner Sharon Gilbert, left hands 2019 Merrie Monarch Miss Aloha Hula Taizha Keakealani Hughes-Kaluhiokalani her bracelet at the Waimea store. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today file photo)

A unique jewelry piece designed for the 2019 Merrie Monarch by the design team at Lehua Jewelers. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today file photo)

TOM LINDER/West Hawaii Today Ted Dailey puts jewelry back on display Wednesday afternoon at Kamaaina Diamond Co. in Kailua-Kona.

It’s time to pay homage to the woman you call mom, but with the stay-at-home order still in place and social distancing and gathering rules preventing the perennial buffet brunch, that could mean doing it at a distance.