November 19 2017

Happy Mother's Day: 10 facts

November 19 2017, 06:47 | Frederick Owens

Anna Jarvis came to hate Mother’s Day which she created because of its commercialization


I never got the opportunity to do more for my mom and dad than they did for me. In fact, they count on it. I could go on but the point that I want to make is that while others may be celebrating their mothers and while you may even be a mom yourself, it's OK to be sad on Mothers Day.

Throughout last month, forms were sent out to mothers to take home and get their children to fill out.

Priyanka Verma, a resident of Sector 57, says, "They both are here in Gurgaon, so it is like a mini family get-together this Mother's Day". In 1914, Woodrow Wilson, the 28 US President, signed a proclamation that every year second Sunday in May be celebrated as Mother's Day. I love you! Happy Mother's Day. Well, Mom mostly directed where she wanted things planted, and we did the planting. If you're far away, you can surprise her with item at your trusted online stores, special delivery for your mother. One day, all too soon, they'll be grown and reflect back on how you made them feel safe and completely loved.

This Mother's Day, go the extra mile and make your mom feel more special with a gift that she will cherish forever. I encourage you to seek grief counseling through your church or other facilities. Within a few years of Mother's Day gaining national status, however, she was upset at the way the day had become commercialized.

"Mother", "Mommy", "Maa", "Aai"- by whatever name you call her, she continues be the epitome of unconditional love, care and support for us. I told her, "You know, Mom, God loved you first".

I'm telling you now while there's still time to return it.

Moms teach us responsibility and to stand up for what we believe - until they warn us to be quiet.

Write a short story about you and mom and share it. She is anxious of where you are and when will you be back. She works, she cleans, she bakes, she washes clothes, worries, prays, cries, helps and is just an all around great wife and mother. As a child, you focus on your mother.

Gray said the best gift to give mom is the one that doesn't cost a dime. Knowing her, I might have been right and it not being a big deal for us her kids probably wasn't a big deal for her, but now that she's not around, it has made me come to think of it. I remember everything, from the shape of her hands to her warm, brown eyes.

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