Tag: mother’s day

The True Gift of Motherhood

The True Gift of Motherhood

(In honor of my mother and all the other moms celebrating today, I’m rerunning a column I wrote in 2009 and also kicking myself for not giving my mom the same gift this year.  Miss you, Mom!  xoxo) As I was perusing the card aisle, I noticed that Hallmark had already started replacing their Mother’s Day cards with Father’s Day cards and…

Top 5 Gifts I REALLY Want for Mother's Day!

Top 5 Gifts I REALLY Want for Mother's Day!

“What do you want for Mother’s Day, Mom?” my kids asked me. Good question. My kids are too old to make me popsicle stick picture frames and too young to have enough money to buy me jewelry. Besides, I don’t really need any more picture frames or jewelry. Not that you ever really NEED jewelry, but I’d never tell my…

This is the (Chocolate) Bomb!!

This is the (Chocolate) Bomb!!

I have a confession to make. I committed Jennycide this weekend. For those of you who are not familiar with this term, Jennycide is the deliberate and complete disregard for your Jenny Craig diet. Yes, guilty as charged. The trouble actually started a week ago over Mother’s Day weekend. My parents came to town and in an effort to entertain…

It's Never too Early to Shop for Mother's Day

It's Never too Early to Shop for Mother's Day

Uh-Oh… if you left your Mother’s Day Shopping for the last minute, don’t despair. Here’s a list of some cool gifts for mom and if you pay a little extra for overnight delivery, you still might actually get them in time for Mother’s Day! Here are my Top Ten Mother’s Day Gifts for Cool Moms 1. My friends and I…