For some becoming a mother is a no-brainer, you get married, get pregnant, have a baby and live happily ever after. Okay, life is never really that simple generally, but millions of women get pregnant by design or by accident every year. As women, we spend a chunk of our life in our 20s, worried about getting pregnant and if it happens what will we do?? Then, there are the women who dream of becoming mothers, but don't get to take the easy road. This was me. ...Read more.
Mother's Day is one of my favorite holidays since I take time out to celebrate with my family how blessed I am to be a mom! And, how lucky I am to have a wonderful mom and mother-in-law! Not to mention it's fun to be pampered by our kids and husbands, right? It's the one day (other than your birthday) they make an extra effort not to ask you to do too many things for them. That is, if your kids are old enough to grasp the concept. Mother's Day is also one of those heavily photographed times and moms are the star in every photo. Make sure you decide in advance (at least the night before!) what you're wearing, ...Read more.
Sunday, May 8th is the big day! Whether you are a mom being honored by your family or you are honoring your own mom, it's a day that touches everyone. If you are planning to go to brunch or dinner, make sure whoever is responsible for making the reservation doesn't procrastinate as restaurants book out weeks in advance. Plus, it's one of the biggest gift buying events of the year. Instead of assembling our own "must-have" gift guide this year, we thought it would be fun to get ideas by finding out what a few of our favorite moms want for Mother's Day, in addition to world peace and a better world for our children of ...Read more.