mothers day

Top 5 Reasons Why I Love Being a Mom
With Mother's Day just around the corner, I thought I'd take a minute to reflect on the past 11 years and my journey as a mother.  There are countless reasons why I love being a mom, but here are just a few of my favorites.
What’s the Real Story Behind the History of Mother’s Day?
There seems to be a holiday for every member of the family these days, but none is probably more important than Mother’s Day.
What daughter or son would dare forget the woman who gave birth to them? With that in mind, here are a few historical tidbits about the origins of Mother&Close…
13 Reasons Why You Won’t Be Getting a Mother’s Day Gift
Mother’s Day is just around the corner. That means if you haven’t done so already, now is the time to start figuring out how you’re gonna win your mom’s affection, or if you’re the mother, how you’re gonna guilt your children into showing them how much they care about you.
Some mommies, however, won’…
28th Annual YWCA Mother’s Day Walk/Run
Are the guys going fishing Mother's Day weekend?  Then get all the ladies together for the 28th Annual YWCA Mother's Day Walk/Run!  We're proud to be a sponsor again this year, and we're getting excited to celebrate the women in our lives, and famous women in history...
What Did You Get For Mother’s Day?
Ok, one last post about Mother's Day...until next year.  I read this statistic this morning, and I found it pretty interesting.
Moms may have enjoyed dinner in a restaurant for Mother's Day, but they say they are honored on Mother's Day for no more than 5-10 minutes...
What Moms REALLY Want For Mother’s Day
While the typical Mother's Day gifts may please some, it’s the extra special thought that goes a long way.  Every mom is different so the key is finding what the mom in your life finds most important.  Unfortunately, it may be Johnny Depp, but since that's not pos…
Five Useful Mother’s Day Gifts
If you really think about it, Mother's Day is the perfect opportunity to make up for all those times you gave mom a hard time during your youth. After all, a bouquet of daffodils now definitely excuses that time you snuck out of the house at 2 am. And a box of gourmet truffles? The perfect antidote …