Gimbling in the Wabe – What I Want for Mother’s Day

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I was watching television the other day when an ad came on informing me that for this Mother’s Day, “smart phones trump flowers”, suggesting that in order to show your mother how much you appreciate her, you need to give her not flowers, but a smart phone.  Another ad on another day shows women being [….]

Gimbling in the Wabe – What I Want for Mother’s Day

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This Sunday is Mother’s Day, so here is the post I wrote a few years ago to share what I, as a mother, would really, truly like out of this day.  Not sure if your mother would agree, but no matter what, if you can, be nice to your Mom on Sunday.  She probably deserves [….]

Gimbling in the Wabe – What I Want for Mother’s Day

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This Gimbling in the Wabe was first published for Mother’s Day 2014. I was watching television the other day when an ad came on informing me that for this Mother’s Day, “smart phones trump flowers”, suggesting that in order to show your mother how much you appreciate her, you need to give her not flowers, [….]

Gimbling in the Wabe – What I Want for Mother’s Day

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I was watching television the other day when an ad came on informing me that for this Mother’s Day, “smart phones trump flowers”, suggesting that in order to show your mother how much you appreciate her, you need to give her not flowers, but a smart phone.  Another ad on another day shows women being [….]

LitStaff Pick: Our Favorite Fictional Mothers

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Generally, I think, many of us will say that our mothers are the best ever. We’re all biased, of course, and what we learned from the mothers in our lives impacts us in ways that we won’t fully comprehend until we’re older. For most of my life, I honestly believed I was nothing like my [….]