Ah, for a meaningful “Happy Mother’s Day”!

Ah, for a meaningful “Happy Mother’s Day”!


Phones tweet

the whole morning…

with many

wishing each other

“Happy Mother’s day” !


Restaurants are full…

Florists are busy…

all for a happy family gathering

to mark a special day!


“All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.”

Abraham Lincoln

All mothers are working mothers.

All mothers are working mothers.

Mothers (Photo by RODNAE Productions on Pexels.com)


Good daughters make good mothers.– Abigail G. Whittlesey


All mothers are working mothers.


Home-makers are a full-time job.




joyful adult daughter greeting happy surprised senior mother in garden
Mother sand daughter (Photo by Andrea Piacquadio on Pexels.com)

“My dear girl, the day you see I’m getting old, I ask you to please be patient, but most of all, try to understand what I’m going through.

If when we talk, I repeat the same thing a thousand times, don’t interrupt to say: “You said the same thing a minute ago”… Just listen, please. Try to remember the times when you were little and I would read the same story night after night until you would fall asleep.

When I don’t want to take a bath, don’t be mad and don’t embarrass me. Remember when I had to run after you making excuses and trying to get you to take a shower when you were just a girl?

When you see how ignorant I am when it comes to new technology, give me the time to learn and don’t look at me that way… remember, honey, I patiently taught you how to do many things like eating appropriately, getting dressed, combing your hair and dealing with life’s issues every day…

… the day you see I’m getting old, I ask you to please be patient, but most of all, try to understand what I’m going through.

If I occasionally lose track of what we’re talking about, give me the time to remember, and if I can’t, don’t be nervous, impatient or arrogant. Just know in your heart that the most important thing for me is to be with you.

And when my old, tired legs don’t let me move as quickly as before, give me your hand the same way that I offered mine to you when you first walked.

When those days come, don’t feel sad… just be with me, and understand me while I get to the end of my life with love. I’ll cherish and thank you for the gift of time and joy we shared.

With a big smile and the huge love I’ve always had for you, I just want to say, I love you… my darling daughter.”- Unknown

Motherly Monday

Motherly Monday (poem, haiku)

Mother monkey and child ( Courtesy of Toh HL)

Motherly Monday

The baby clings for dear life

… till it swings itself!



“Mothers are like glue. Even when you can’t see them, they’re still holding the family together.” —Susan Gale