a special feature from Kay Ziplow & Leslie Zinberg, founders
Today is Mother’s Day – a time to recognize, value, and support Mothers everywhere. While some people may have regrets about their own ‘mom relationships’, think about putting all the negative thoughts aside and letting them go. Instead, spend time today and embrace with gratitude the efforts a Mother puts forth in her lifetime. Take this opportunity to turn to your daughter, or daughter-in-law, or your mother or friends, and let them know how truly special and unique they are.
There’s an old saying… ‘Life doesn’t come with a manual…it comes with a mother’ and more often than not, Mothers are hardly giving themselves credit or appreciation for all that they do. This Mother’s Day we’ve come up with 5 ways that you and your family can celebrate and show appreciation for the wonderful daughter or daughter-in-law in your lives.
GOOD NIGHT, LADIES! With more than half of American females reporting sleep trouble on a weekly basis, insomnia is clearly a woman’s issue. Experts offer the best advice for getting the rest you crave despite stress, hot flashes- even a snoring bedmate.
‘A mother is a person who, seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.’ ~unknown
Mother’s Day is for celebrating and giving way to recognize all kinds of moms: young ones, older ones, some with 10 kids, some with just 1; nonetheless, today is a day to celebrate HER! Don’t waste the opportunity.
This Mother’s Day, we want to let you in on the sweetest gift idea that EVERY mother, daughter, friend, aunt, or even baker would want! Over the past year many of us have been exchanging recipes with our family and friends. Now it’s time to thank those closest to you. How about a custom engraved cutting board, sketched with their entire recipe written out, in their handwriting!? We were gifted one by our grandchildren, and it’s just a beautiful addition to our kitchen!
a special feature from Leslie Zinberg & Kay Ziplow, founders grandparentslink.com
Mom’s special holiday is closer than you think, and remember, Mom always comes first. That’s the rule. Here’s six fabulous gifts that will make this holiday even better – our editor’s picks. Maybe you can’t “buy” a mother’s love—but you can at least grease the wheels by getting her the right gift. Maybe it’s a pair of shoes she’s been eyeing for ages. Maybe it’s a new gadget to keep up with her busy life. Maybe all that matters is that it comes from her favorite kid (you, obviously). Whatever the case, it’ll be here on our list!
In a few more days we are celebrating moms in all their glory. We are big fans of Martha Stewart here at Grandparentslink and we think that everyone needs to try these super easy Chocolate-Mousse Parfaits*! They are simple to make and who doesn’t love chocolate mousse?!
Family dynamics are a funny thing; often times you are better to sit back and take a moment to reflect upon your own experiences so that it is possible to grow and learn from all those experiences in life. Being an awesome mother-in-law is just that