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Mother's Day

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Top Mother's Day Articles

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  • On Mother's Day, ditch the quest for simplicity

    On Mother's Day, ditch the quest for simplicity
    This is the Mother's Day I finally give up on simplifying. No longer will I subject myself to "Embrace what really matters!" articles, which I've been known to scan furiously during my son's swim lesson, which wraps up 15 minutes before my daughter's...
  • What happens when Beauty's daughter has no will to beguile?

    What happens when Beauty's daughter has no will to beguile?
    My mother, known to her friends as Joanne Carol Schieble, then Joanne Jandali, then Joanne Simpson, was born in 1931 in Milwaukee. She was an imp and a beauty, the first in her family to attend college, her father's favorite, the child of his prosperity,...
  • Flood from recent storm forces closure of Snyder's Willow Grove

    Flood from recent storm forces closure of Snyder's Willow Grove
    There will be no more wedding receptions, birthday dinners or high school reunions at Snyder's Willow Grove. For 77 years, the Linthicum Heights restaurant and banquet hall hosted countless family and community celebrations and special dinners. But...
  • Everything But Water opens in Brentwood

    Everything But Water opens in Brentwood
    Just in time for warmer weather, Everything But Water has opened a new shop in Brentwood. The 1,200-square-foot store is at 220 26th St., Suite 102, Santa Monica, right across from Brentwood Country Mart. It's the 74th U.S. store for the retailer, which...
  • New book of mom wisdom fit for Mother's Day

    New book of mom wisdom fit for Mother's Day
    Moms are known for dispensing advice — and some of us are guiltier than others when it comes to reiterating that wisdom. Author Erin McHugh, a repeat offender of quoting her mother, decided to collect her mom's sage — and sometimes strange...
  • Adopt 'Mom's Best Friend' at discount on Mother's Day at Orange Animal Services

    It's almost Mother's Day, and Orange County Animal Services is offering a  “Mom’s Best Friend” adoption promotion on Sunday, May 11, in celebration.  For this one day, dog and cat adopters will be able to spin the “Waggin’...
  • Motherhood breeds patience in Northwestern coaches

     Motherhood breeds patience in Northwestern coaches
    The celebration of the most dramatic triumph in Claire Pollard's relentlessly successful 16 years as Northwestern women's tennis coach included the obligatory dousing with the water bucket. The difference this time was the coach wasn't the only member...
  • My difficult mother: She made me hang on all the harder

     My difficult mother: She made me hang on all the harder
    "Oh, Michelle." Since my mother died 26 years ago, nobody has said those two words with quite the same resonant blend of sorrow and disappointment. My mother was intelligent, talented, highly complex and energetic. Always tanned, she wore big glasses,...
  • Phil Vettel: Mother's Day dining recommendations

    Phil Vettel: Mother's Day dining recommendations
    Seems like just last week we were dealing with Easter, doesn't it? Well, the other big Sunday for dining is just 10 days away, and Chicago's restaurants, as always, are ready. Acadia: A la carte Mother's Day brunch served 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dinner...
  • WNBA player gains strength after losing mom to cancer, dad to prison

    WNBA player gains strength after losing mom to cancer, dad to prison
    The amount of peanut butter must be perfectly equal to jelly when Krystal Thomas makes a sandwich. "I have to make it the same way my mom did," said the 6-foot-5 center for the WNBA's Phoenix Mercury. "I eat oatmeal every single morning because she used...
  • Where to get Mother's Day brunch

    Where to get Mother's Day brunch
    Give mom the gift of brunch on Mother's Day. Here are some restaurants and bars around town offering brunch specials.  The Abbey Food + Bar will have a "drag-centric" brunch hosted by West Hollywood diva "Momma." All moms in attendance will receive a...