Tag: mother’s day

My Mother’s Love

Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved. -Erich Fromm   There has never been a day in my life that I have doubted my mom’s love for me or felt that I had to earn it. It was handed to me freely without any stipulation. She has always been there

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You’ll understand when you are a mom…

On my wedding day, instead of the traditional father gives away the bride, I walked down the aisle with both of my parents and my bouquet was made up of 6 pieces, handed to me as I made my journey to my future by 6 of the women in my life who have shaped me

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Like Mother, Like Daughters

My Mom My mother was born and raised in a small town in Sicily. The oldest of six children, she developed her mothering skills early on as she helped raise her younger brothers and sisters. When my parents met in Italy, my dad had already been living in the states for many years. So when

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

This year the theme of my Mother’s Day gift guide is Less Blender, More Bling.  Mom can go out and buy her own food processor, but there’s something about treating her to something special, or something totally unexpected.  Something that tells her that she’s not just a mom, but she’s a super fantastic rockstar of a gal and

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