Mothers Day

Begin Each Day With A Smile

Begin Each Day With A Smile

Begin Each Day with a KindNote I recently wanted to say thank you to a very special friend that had helped my family during my moms cancer. What do you get that person that was there through the hardest time in your life. How do you express the gratitude that words cannot even begin to(…)

Do Something Special For The People In Your Life

Do Something Special For The People In Your Life

I love sending cards.  It all started back in college when my mom started sending cards to me – sometimes one a day, sometimes 2 or 3 a week, it varied, but it always made it fun to go to the mail center.  It also made me feel good and helped the card companies stay(…)

POEMS THAT MAKE GROWN WOMEN CRY: 100 Women on the Words that Move Them

POEMS THAT MAKE GROWN WOMEN CRY: 100 Women on the Words that Move Them

Thinking of something new and different for Mom this Mother’s Day?  Check out this new book!! In the anticipated follow-up to the acclaimed anthology Poems that Make Grown Men Cry, editors Anthony and Ben Holden have compiled the poetry selections of 100 remarkable women, and each has written a personal essay about why that poem(…)

Why Moms Rarely Get What They Want for Mother’s Day

Why Moms Rarely Get What They Want for Mother’s Day

The Mom Complex polled its mom network about the realities of Mother’s Day. According to research the company has conducted with over 10,000 mothers in the past five years, self-doubt is the number one emotion all mothers have in common. And Mother’s Day is a great opportunity for the people around her to help alleviate(…)

When is it OK to give a vacuum cleaner for Mother’s Day?

When is it OK to give a vacuum cleaner for Mother’s Day?

The question has been asked: When is it OK to give a vacuum cleaner as a gift for Mothers Day? The obvious answer: Never! Unless, however, that vacuum is a smart and powerful robot vacuum which automatically vacuums for you, under beds and sofas, picks up all kinds of debris including pet hair, and can(…)

Programs this Week at the Dayton Metro Library (5/4 – 5/11)

Activities for the Dayton Metro Library listed by location for May 4 – May 11. BROOKVILLE Mother’s Day Marvels Tuesday, 5/5, 7:00-8:00 p.m. Make a beautiful gift to give Mom or Grandma for Mother’s Day. Ages 6-12. * BURKHARDT Star Wars Party: May the 4th Be With You Monday, 5/4, 4:00-6:00 p.m. Celebrate Star Wars(…)