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  • Jackie and Greg Chapin are the owners of Gatsby's Pizza.
  • Mike Hartz, owner of SweetHartz, says "My chocolates are like what your mom or grandmother made."
  • Mike Hartz, owner of SweetHartz, says "My chocolates are like what your mom or grandmother made."
  • Salad bar at Whole Foods Market.
  • Emily Duncan is a pastry chef at Tony’s Off Third.
  • Charles Bartholf is chef/owner of the Art of Being at the Pavilion.
  • You can get the flex tote ($1,295) at Saks Fifth Avenue and won’t have to change your purse to match your outfit until fall.
  • Cinderella had her glass slipper, but you can have a plastic version with a glittery silver high heel and trim ($349) from Marilyn’s.
  • Dillard’s is where I found the low heeled Nina d’orsay with crystals decorating the front ($39.99).
  • Rings ($198), cuffs ($298), necklaces (starting at $398) and earrings ($198) are fun and go with everything.
  • A bunch of flowers, a plant, herb or a tree is a gift that will brighten any mother’s day.
  • Buying something is great, but you can also make the queen of the household a special gift. How about  gathering all your old photos and putting together a book.
  • Elsa Perretti sterling silver open heart pendant on a chain ($175) or bracelet ($145).
  • The truffles (15-piece gift box of darks, milks whites and truffles, $32, or 15-piece black chocolate gift box, $35) are what dreams are made of and will melt in every mother’s mouth.
  • Fabio Tripputi and Kelly Lee are chef/owners of Caffe dell’Amore, 1400 Gulf Shore Blvd. N., in Naples.
  • The Kentucky Derby calls for fashionable styles from head to toe.
  • The Kentucky Derby calls for fashionable styles from head to toe.
  • The Kentucky Derby calls for fashionable styles from head to toe.
  • The Kentucky Derby calls for fashionable styles from head to toe.
  • The Kentucky Derby calls for fashionable styles from head to toe.
  • The Kentucky Derby calls for fashionable styles from head to toe.
  • The Kentucky Derby calls for fashionable styles from head to toe.
  • This gentle yellow Labrador retriever is sweet and loving. Rocky Sr. is 10 and loves the beach, walks and cuddling. Visit all the pets of the Labrador Retriever Rescue of Florida at www.labradorrescue.net/index.html or call (866) 464-5227. Adoption fee varies with age of the animal. Labrador Retriever Rescue of Florida is a foster-based rescue group for pure bred Labrador retrievers and is an all-volunteer organization.
  • St. Joseph cake baked by Annie Prizzi, executive chef at Tony's C Place, gourmet Italian market.
  • Oscar-marissa
  • Oscar-marissa
  • Oscar-marilyn's
  • Oscar-marilyn's
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  • Oscar-marilyn's
  • Oscar-marilyn's
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  • Oscar-marissa
  • Annie Prizzi
  • Wild orange blossom herbal tea.
  • Lavender dreams white tea.
  • Sjilver yin zhen pearls-white tea.
  • Elizabeth Locke trunk show at Bigham Jewelers.
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  • Nora Butler's Designs
  • Royalty and Hollywood
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