05-09-2016 01:01 PM
Happy day of the Mum for yesterday! it's a great opportunity to celebrate all those people who play a mother-role in our lives! I read a really interesting article about the history of Mother's day here.
What did you get up to? We had lunch with my Mum and my sister - a new mum, her first mother's day - then afternoon tea with my 95 year old grandma, a legend!
How about you?
05-10-2016 07:58 PM
05-25-2016 09:42 AM
I know we are well past Mother's Day.. I wanted to share this very interesting article on changing the way you think about Mother's Day. I know I have had some Mother's Days when I felt the way the author describes - unappreciated and very resentful. The article challenges the idea of 'expecting gratitude'. I think it would also work for any of the days where we have high expectations and high emotions e.g. Christmas and birthdays. By the way I had a lovely Mother's Day