The Best Advice My Mom Ever Gave Me

Best advice my mom ever gave me

What would we do without our moms? When I was little my mom read to me for hours at a time, curled my hair every day and told me how special I was. When I was older, she drove me to countless extra-curriculars, taught me how to apply eye makeup so I didn’t look like a racoon, and reminded me how special I was when my friends were mean. Now that I’m grown up, Mom helps out with the kids (and tells them they’re special), reads everything I write and lends an ear when I need a good rant. And all along, Mom has dispensed invaluable advice—some of which I took, some of which I didn’t (but it turned out that she was always right, after all). Here’s some of the best advice she ever gave me. Read More

Show Your Mom You Love Her


Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 12th… less than two weeks from today. What have you planned for your mom? If the answer is, “nothing,” that’s the wrong answer. Are you planning on going to the mall on Saturday the 11th, hoping to snag a box of chocolates and a pair of slippers? Think of all the angst you gave Mom while you were growing up… just look at the gray hairs that you caused. This year, show Mom you love her by planning something special this year. Read More