Mother’s Day

Learning My Mother Through Her Playlists

About a year ago, my mother’s computer crashed. She was devastated over the loss of the iTunes library she’d spent years meticulously crafting, creating playlist after playlist with combinations of songs that fit like a puzzle only she could see:…
By Rainesford Stauffer

14 Sentimental Mother's Day Memes To Give You All The Feels

Mother's Day is here and it's honestly one of my favorite weekends. Not only because I like to be spoiled or that I love spending time with my mom, but because it just exemplifies all of the beauty in motherhood. There's so much talk these days…
By Samantha Darby

11 Mother's Day Movies To Make You Laugh & Cry This Weekend

Every Mother's Day, I get a little panicky about how I'm going to spend the day with my mom. Brunch? Manicures and pedicures? Enjoying some spring fun like the botanical gardens? The problem is, these super popular ideas are super popular because…
By Samantha Darby

This Mother's Day, Ask Your Mom About Her Birth

Almost every time I have found myself in the company of both my mom and daughter, my mother will ask, "Do you get it now?" The question will arise when she catches me smothering Luna in kisses, or watching her sleep. When she sees us laughing…
By Marie Southard Ospina

11 Honest & Hilarious Memes To Wish Your Mom A Happy Mother's Day

Guys, Mother's Day is this Sunday. Did you forget? Don't worry we didn't, and that's why we made a list of the best mother's day memes to post this weekend in celebration of the special mama(s) in your life. Trust, everyone will be doing it, so you…
By Kristin Manna

10 Last Minute Mother's Day Gifts, Because You Totally Procrastinated

There are two categories of people in this world: Those who buy holiday gifts in the spring and those who print a photo of their soon-to-arrive-but-not-on-time-for-the-occasion gift. I, sadly, fall into the latter. No matter how much I adore you, I…
By Caroline Shannon-Karasik

Why Is "Mama" The Last Name Your Baby Learns?

There is nothing quite like hearing your baby say "mama" for the first time, or "mommy," "mom," "ma," and any derivative thereof. I still remember when my daughter, Luna, looked up at me with wide eyes and open arms. A crisp "mama!" escaped her tiny…
By Marie Southard Ospina

8 Last Minute Flower Deliveries For Mother's Day, Because You're Cutting It Close

Whether the mom in your life is your own, your best friend who is killing it at motherhood, or a sister who is the best mama to furry kids, it's fun to celebrate the special women in your life on Mother's Day. In fact, nailing down the perfect gift…
By Caroline Shannon-Karasik

10 Hilarious Mother's Day Cards Made By Kids That'll Make You LOL

I remember being so excited in elementary school when Mother's Day or Father's Day would come up. We got to do really fun arts and crafts to give to them for their special day, and in some cases, apparently, tell them how we really feel? As an adult…
By Abi Berwager Schreier

Guys, Literally Everything At Anthropologie Is On Sale Right Now. *Everything*

Calling all last-minute Mother's Day gift shoppers: All hope is not lost. Consider this your lucky day, because (beloved mom shopping destination) Anthropologie is having a Mother's Day sale that seriously honors of all the mamas out there in the…
By Jacqueline Burt Cote

12 TV Shows To Watch On Netflix With Your Mom This Mother's Day

Nothing says quality time like watching your favorite Netflix shows with the people you love. For Mother’s Day, it’s no different and these 12 TV shows to watch on Netflix with your mom this Mother’s Day will definitely show her how much you care.…
By Chrissy Bobic

16 Hilarious Mother's Day Memes That Mom Will Totally Get A Kick Out Of

May 13 is almost here, and we all know what that means. It's time to make a brunch reservation and pick out your Mother's Day card quick because the big day is this Sunday. After you make a pit stop at your local drug store, don't forget to pick out…
By Kristin Manna

Don't Tell Me Happy Mother's Day Until You Do This

"Happy Mother's Day!" a friendly Facebook user posts, and while I appreciate the sentiment I can't help but roll my eyes. In fact, it becomes increasingly difficult to curb my inner rage when I scroll past endless comments, memes, and photos all…
By Danielle Campoamor

9 Mother's Day Poems That Celebrate The Complexity Of Motherhood

If the internet is to be believed, all a mom wants on Mother's Day is breakfast in bed and gifts that give her much-needed pampering. Maybe she wants to spend the day with her children and family, maybe she'd prefer to be holed up in a hotel room…
By Elizabeth Helen Spencer

The Mothers We Choose Can Be More Important Than Our Real Mothers

“She is the closest thing to a mother I have in my life; I trust her completely, I know I can tell her anything without judgment, I know she supports me and loves my family unconditionally.” Jen Salinas-Holz is talking about the one-time work friend…
By Madison Young

9 Ways I Set Myself Up For Disappointment On Mother's Day (So You Won't)

Mother’s Day means different things for different people. For some, it’s a day to celebrate their mothers. For others, it's a day to celebrate their fathers, or the people who cared for them, or the friends that became mothers. And, of course and…
By Priscilla Blossom

I'm a Mom of 4 & This is How I Best-Life Mother's Day

I cry every single Mother's Day. Not because I'm unhappy, but because I'm a mom, and for every child you have, you gain an additional tank of tears — I have four children, so all you have to do is give me a hand-made card and it will immediately…
By Angie Grace

10 Hilarious Instagram Captions For Mother's Day, Because Humor Is Necessary

Mother's Day is a time for letting your kids know how much you love them and the mamas in your life how deeply you appreciate them, right? But, like every day spent as a mama, it's also a solid time for laughing at this crazy thing you call…
By Caroline Shannon-Karasik

There's So Much Gorgeous Jewelry Under $100 At The Zales Mother's Day Sale RN

Are you in the last-minute scramble to find a Mother's Day gift that's good enough for your mom? No worries. Check out the deals from the Zales Mother's Day sale for some amazing discounts on jewelry. Gemstones, gold, and even diamonds are all for…
By Lindsay E. Mack

Target's Mother's Day Sale Includes A Sweet BOGO Deal On Dresses & Cash Back On Makeup

Fact: Moms love Target. So it makes sense that the retail giant is putting some majorly must-have items on sale this Mother's Day — almost like a gift to their most loyal and devoted fan base. It's only fair, when you think about it. After all, how…
By Jacqueline Burt Cote