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Mother's Day

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Top Mother's Day Articles

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  • One year after college graduation, a degree of reality

    As dynasties go, my family takes its cues mostly from the Habsburgs, whose empire was based on superior fecundity and well-placed bribes. I remind my kids of this every day, as I treat them to yet another grand breakfast. Mostly, they just ignore me....
  • Working mom survey of best/worst states misses key factor: Dad

    Working mom survey of best/worst states misses key factor: Dad
    Nothing says Happy Mother's Day like a well-intentioned but completely infuriating survey. WalletHub released a study today, timed to coincide with Mother's Day, ranking the best and worst states for working moms. The study is based on nine metrics,...
  • Cruise Hampton Roads waters on Mother's Day

    Cruise Hampton Roads waters on Mother's Day
    Take your mom on the high seas. The American Rover is offering a Mother’s day brunch cruise from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 11. The sailing ship departs from the Waterside Marina in downtown Norfolk. The outing includes a tour of the...
  • Memory moves mother, son to run Maryland Half Marathon in Maple Lawn

    For 10 years Sandy Thomas had been running a 2-mile circuit most mornings around her North Laurel neighborhood of Hammond Village to stay physically fit, but in 2006 life handed her a detour. Her husband, Jim, died that year from skin cancer, and the...
  • Southwest suburban eateries plan brunch for Mom

    Southwest suburban eateries plan brunch for Mom
    Mother's Day is fast approaching. How about brunch? Here are some restaurant offerings for May 11. Orland Park Moms receive a chocolate-covered strawberry at Granite City Food and Brewery, 14035 S. LaGrange Road. The restaurant will beef up...
  • Commentary: The face of homelessness is a single mom

    Orange County, meet the new face of homelessness: a single mother in her 20s with two young children. Of the estimated 12,700 homeless Orange County residents — an alarming number by itself — nearly half are young mothers struggling to care...
  • Hampton Roads: Books for Moms

     Hampton Roads: Books for Moms
    Mother's Day is only a few days away. If your mom (or the special mom figure in your life) is a reader, why not consider a book as a gift? And don't forget to arrange for her to have some reading time to go with it. Here are a few new titles that might...
  • Need a Mother's Day gift for a pet lover? Check out these new books

    With Mother's Day around the corner -- and Be Kind to Animals Week coming up May 4-10 -- books featuring pets might make great gifts! If your mother happens to be a cat lover, seeks a celebrity Internet cat, enjoys books that inspire, is a fan of the TV...
  • Make a special home-style spiced caramel flan for Mom this Mother's Day

    Back when I was working as a chef in restaurants in Provence, Paris and Monaco in the late 1960s and early 1970s, I often heard a phrase referring to the cooking of (ital) une bonne femme (end ital.). Those words, which can be translated as "a good woman"...
  • Bananas A Modern American Diner to close, will become Mills Brewpub

    Bananas A Modern American Diner to close, will become Mills Brewpub
    Bananas A Modern American Diner is closing and will become Mills Brewpub this summer. "After four years and close to one half million meals served, Bananas Diner will cease service after Mothers Day Brunch this Sunday," said co-owner Eddie Nickell....
  • Let's hear it for badass moms this Mother's Day

    Let's hear it for badass moms this Mother's Day
    Ahead of Mother's Day Sunday, Mashable just put out a list of 25 Badass Moms Who Are Doing It Right. "Great moms are, in many ways, superheroes," the article says. "They bring us into the world, take care of us, love us and teach us how to be good...