Tag: Mother's Day

The conundrum of having your birthday fall on Mother's Day weekend

Happy Birthday! Happy Mother’s Day! Two big days in a person’s life. What if they come on the same weekend? What if they’re only one day apart? What if the person celebrating the birthday is also celebrating her first Mother’s Day? How is she suppose to celebrate? What about her friends and family? So many... Read more »

On Mother's Day 2020, what would my mother think about America and Donald Trump

On Mother's Day 2020, what would my mother think about America and Donald Trump
May 10, 2020. It’s another Mother’s Day. It’s another Mother’s Day without my mother being around to celebrate. This is the sixteenth Mother’s Day that she’s been gone. You’d think after this much time, you’d get used to it. You’d be wrong because you don’t. You most likely never do. You’d think after this much... Read more »

Mother's Day 2019: Hey Mom, Just give me a little sign

Mother's Day 2019: Hey Mom, Just give me a little sign
Death! It scares me a little. Okay, if we’re being honest, it scares me more than a little…it scares me…well…to death. It’s not so much the actual part of being dead, although I don’t feel so great about that, it’s that afterlife thing. Yanno, that where are we going to reside for eternity. That’s what... Read more »
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It's another Mother's Day without my mom

It's another Mother's Day without my mom
Motherless children have a hard time when mother is dead, lord. They don’t have anywhere to go; Wandering around from door to door. Nobody treats you like a mother will when your mother is dead, lord. The other day I saw some friends talking about being part of the ‘My mother is dead and it... Read more »

I'd like to have brunch with my mom on Mother's Day

I'd like to have brunch with my mom on Mother's Day
“We should not be wallowing in hate. We should be wallowing in a beautiful brunch of Belgian waffles and berries. And sausages of both link and patty.” Happy Mother’s Day! It’s a day to honor Mom. It’s also a day about food. Restaurants will be jammed pack with people celebrating their mothers. As Robert Barone,... Read more »

Don't they know my mother is dead?

Motherless children have a hard time when their mother is dead, lord. Nobody treats you like a mother will when your mother is dead, lord. What do you call Mother’s Day when your mother has passed on? Sunday. It’s hard to get away from Mother’s Day. If you walk into a grocery store, the first... Read more »
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Does it suck to have your birthday on Mother's Day?

Does it suck to have your birthday on Mother's Day?
The folks in the above photo are a big part of my peeps. If you’ve read this blog for the last few years, you’ve occasionally met them. The woman in the middle is my mom and yeah, today is Mother’s Day and we honor & miss her but that’s only part of this story that’s... Read more »

Happy Mother's Day: A Gallery In Pictures And Songs

My Mother, Lynn
Happy Mother’s Day 2015! It’s a holiday that brings up a wide range of emotions depending on your relationship with Mom. But whatever your feelings about Mom’s Day…here’s some music and pics. Happy Mother’s Day to my Mom…sorry your not here to enjoy it.   Last Father’s Day, I made a similar Gallery for my Dad.... Read more »
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