Posts tagged "mothers day"

7 Little Ways To Show Your Mom Some Long-Distance Love

Mother’s Day is this Sunday, which always brings up a good question: what’s the best way to celebrate your mom and keep your relationship strong if you live hundreds (or…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 8, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Hitched: What Not To Say To People Who Don’t Want Kids

Now that I’m an old-ass boring married lady, spending all my time vacuuming in heels, watching my stories and making martinis at 5 p.m. in anticipation of the imminent arrival…

Andrea Grimes | May 8, 2013 - 12:00 pm

8 Types Of Mothers & The Issues They Gave You

We don’t get to choose our mothers. That would make everything so much easier. Or would it? There’s no such thing as a perfect mother. We may wish our mothers…

The Frisky | May 7, 2013 - 3:00 pm

18 Things We Never Want Mom To Find Out (In GIFs)

I’m a lucky gal. I am very close with my mom and feel comfortable opening up to her with just about everything under the sun. But there are still a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 6, 2013 - 2:20 pm

Mama’s Day Cards For The Rest Of Us

Mother’s Day is coming May 12th (you forgot, didn’t you?) and all too many folks don’t see themselves reflected in the typical Hallmark version of “families.” That’s where Strong Families’…

Jessica Wakeman | May 6, 2013 - 9:40 am

Chick-Fil-A’s Mother-Son Date Knight Sounds Awful-Wonderful

It’s better than “Arrested Development’”s Motherboy dance, but only because it’s real. On May 6, Chick-fil-A’s Washington D.C. area locations are hosting medieval themed mother-son “date knights” in honor of

Ami Angelowicz | April 28, 2013 - 10:00 am

There Is No Way John Travolta Is Gay Based On This Intimate And Personal Powerpoint Mother’s Day Gift

It’s intimate and personal, you guys. I mean, he [his assistant] included the couple’s Harper’s Bazaar cover. And the soundtrack is a Barbra Streisand song and there is absolutely nothing

Julie Gerstein | May 18, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Woman Murders Fiance Over Cheap Mother’s Day Gift

A Texas woman repeatedly stabbed her fiancé after receiving only a card and flowers from Walmart for Mother’s Day, investigators say.
Paige Parkerson, 20, is charged with first-degree felony murder…

Huffington Post Weird News | May 17, 2012 - 9:10 am

Nightmare Moms Of Men We’ve Loved

Now that Mother’s Day is over, it’s time for some real talk on this “mothering” thing. Own own mom might be in line for sainthood, but we’ve dated some dudes…

Jessica Wakeman | May 14, 2012 - 1:40 pm

It’s Mama’s Day — Don’t Forget To Thank Your Mom

It’s Mother’s Day, so we thought we’d share this cute video of New Yorkers (including Reggie Watts!) thanking their mamas for all the special (“thanks for taking care of me…

Julie Gerstein | May 13, 2012 - 11:00 am

10 Celebrity Moms Celebrating First Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day!
In celebration of moms everywhere, let’s take a look at Hollywood’s newest matriarchs who will celebrate their first Mother’s Day on May 13. From Beyoncé, to Hilary…

Celebrity Baby Scoop | May 11, 2012 - 4:50 pm

10 Life Lessons We Learned From TV Moms

We’ve learned a lot of important lessons from our own moms, but we’ve probably learned even more from watching sitcoms (sorry, Mom!). In honor of Mother’s Day, we thought it…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 11, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Reader Recipes: Our Favorite Recipes From Mom!

Recently we asked Frisky readers to send us their favorite recipes from Mama — or, you know, a suitable maternal-like figure. Everyone’s mom has some special recipe that brings you right…

Jessica Wakeman | May 11, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Girl Talk: I’m A Lesbian Mom

When I think about Mother’s Day, I usually picture a dad in plaid pajama pants destroying the kitchen with his kids in a clumsy effort to make his wife breakfast…

Jaime Jenett | May 11, 2012 - 1:00 pm

9 Reasons Not To Date A Mama’s Boy

If you want a girl to be your mother / go find another, go find another one
So sang the band Elizabeth and the Catapult. Truer words were never…

Jessica Wakeman | May 11, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weird Mother’s Day Gifts: Lip Plumpers, Divorce Rings, Cleavage Pillows And More

Mother’s Day is one of the biggest gift-giving days of the year — and definitely the least imaginative.
Moms, more than anyone, help us define our identity and uniqueness, but…

The Huffington Post | May 10, 2012 - 4:50 pm

The Soapbox: Attachment Parenting Is The Lazy Mama’s Secret

When you become a parent, one of the first things that you will learn is that everyone has an opinion about the way you choose to parent. From friends, family,…

Avital Norman Nathman | May 10, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Mother’s Day Gift Guide: For The Mom Who Could Use A Day Off

Show me a woman who doesn’t love a spa day and I’ll show you a woman who is lying (or a robot, it has to be one or the other).

Rachel Krause | May 10, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Girl Talk: Dear Mom, You Were Right About Everything (Almost)

We haven’t always gotten along. There have been some wicked fights over the years, starting in the sixth grade when I didn’t want to wear my ripe-for-teasing plaid shorts to…

Angela Tung | May 10, 2012 - 12:00 pm

21 Important Lessons From Mom

Are you ready for Mother’s Day? No? Here are a few gift ideas if you need some last-minute help! Thank you for tweeting and emailing us the lessons your mother taught you —…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 10, 2012 - 9:00 am