My Unorthodox Wish for Mother's Day
I get why we want to whine about Mother's Day and all it's specialness but honestly, the specialness of the day is what we make it to be. It's harder for some, I know - I'm there. But when I stop and think about the moms that I know who have lost children, lost their own mothers, or are miles away from their babies, I offer myself the advice to shut the hell up.
What you get for breakfast, what your children or hubby try to do or make for you tomorrow, is so unimportant compared to the loss that other moms are experiencing; some loss is temporary and some loss is permanent - and those moms may never feel the same about Mother's Day again...
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