Articles tagged with: mothers

Real Mothers Don't Eat Quiche & Know More Than You Might Think

real-momReal Mothers don't eatquiche; they don't have time to make it.

Real Mothers know that their kitchen utensils are probably in the sandbox.

Real Mothers often have sticky floors, filthy ovens and happy kids.

Real Mothers know that dried playdough doesn't come out of shag carpets.

Real Mothers don't want to know what the vacuum just sucked up.

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Why Moms Are So Special

special-mom.jpgWhen I came home in the rain,
Brother asked "why don't you take an umbrella?"
Sister advised, "Why didn't you wait till rain stopped?"
Father angrily warned, "only after getting cold, you will realize."
But Mother, while drying my hair, said, "stupid rain! Couldn't it wait, until my child come home?"

That's MOM.
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Finding Hope, When All Else Fails

By Catherine Pastille

They were trying to save her life.

That’s why the attending medical staff had ushered me away from my mother’s bedside, leaving me to stand alone in the middle of the hospital corridor.

I felt as if an invisible umbilical cord was being shredded. It was quite strange. Although I was an adult, I became aware that there was something quite powerful that connected us, and I sensed it being pulled away from the center of my body – I could feel it, in physical way.

The doctors asked what I wished them to do – resuscitate? Use a ventilator? Let her go? I was at the center of what felt like an approaching storm – one I knew I could not avoid.

It was then that I saw her coming toward me with open arms; and when I did, I knew in an instant that this was no ordinary moment…

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