Occupy Mother's Day!

Grandparents' Day is September 7 this year. I had to Google it because I knew there was one, I just didn't know when....more

Happy Mother's Day to the Special Needs Mother

Happy Mother's Day to the Mother who may never have heard her child say "I love you". Happy Mother's Day for the mother who's child is physically incapable of buying a card, or who doesn't have the mental capacity to understand what today is about. Happy Mother's Day to the Mothers who won't get to relax and rest today, because they don't get to relax and rest ever. ...more

Let's honour our Moms.

My earliest memory is thinking she was the most beautiful woman.  I would watch her put on her liquid eye liner and her lipstick...she had a specific way of doing it and always the tissue blot!  I would ask to keep that lipstick kiss stamp.  ...more
Brought a tear to my eye!  Watching you become a mom, while not yet one myself, was inspiring.more

My Substitute Moms...

Every year as Mother's Day approaches, I feel a sadness creep in.  I miss my Mom.  My first Mother's Day without her was the first Mother's Day I was a mom;  albeit, my bundle of joy was nestled comfortably within my womb, I was a mother nonetheless.  I remember that first year, being a jumble of hormones and emotions, breaking down in sobs during church as the message was all about moms and how lucky we were to have them and should honor them on that day.  The ache in my heart was so intense....more

AskPatty’s Guide to Ten Roomy Utility Vehicles Moms Will Love for Mother’s Day

Are you shopping for a new car? Does your family need something to transport your brood and their stuff?...more