Day: May 5, 2011

The Meaning of Mother’s Day


As a little girl, my favorite place was my mother’s lap. As I went through adolescence, I was embarrassed to give her a kiss in front of my friends. As a teenager she was my arch-nemesis. Now, as an adult, she is one of my best friends. Though our relationship changed throughout the years, one thing remained constant—she is my mother and I love her.