A Day to Feel

A Day to Feel | The Daily Quipple

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Today is Mother’s Day: observed by many as a joyful day of celebration, a time when we hardworking mothers can have a chance to put our feet up, relax, be treated to breakfast in bed, a special lunch or dinner, or simply be given special consideration.

The day may hold special times set aside for visiting with or talking to our mothers, perhaps making up for time we have been apart or busy with our lives. The idea of Mother’s Day in our culture is painted as brightly and sentimentally as any Hallmark commercial.

For many, however, Mother’s Day can be a painful and difficult day. Women whose children have died at any age, women experiencing infertility, women who have had miscarriages, people whose mothers have died—for these and others, Mother’s Day can be a day of sadness and loss. [from goodtherapy.org]

Wishing you a peaceful Mother’s Day, quipple friends.

On My Way to Tomorrow

On My Way to Tomorrow | The Daily Quipple

Tomorrow is Mother’s Day. If you would like to use today’s quipple as a last minute card or gift (we won’t tell!), click here to buy a high-resolution digital print. Check out our past Mother’s Day quipples here, too.

Soft and Strong

My mother: she is beautiful, softened at the edges and tempered with a spine of steel. [Jodi Picoult]

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My Mom’s the Best

HEY everybody! Do you know how great my mom is?

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This quipple is dedicated especially to our amazing mom (she’s the absolute best), but also to all mothers everywhere. Happy Mother’s Day!

To the Moms

Thank you, Mom. For everything. Happy Mother’s Day!

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Thank you for all the hugs. For the times you wiped away my tears–and other things! For the sandwiches, and the cookies. And even the vitamins you’ve given me. For celebrating my little (and big!) successes. Thank you for turning into an irreplaceable friend.