Friday May 17
Lansing State Journal
'I love it!' and other gift lies
At some point - Mother's Day or Father's Day, Christmas Day or birthday - we've all given and received the equivalent of the pink bunny suit that Ralphie is forced into in 'A Christmas Story.' Kerry Patterson, co-author of the best-seller 'Crucial Conversations' , said the subject of gift-giving is one such conversation, particularly within ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
Tyler Morning Telegraph
It and #8217;s OK, mom, we don and #8217;t need perfect
Before we get too far away from Mother's Day - before summer is upon us, then Father's Day and even the Fourth of July - we should take just one more moment to consider motherhood, in all its glorious perfection.
Tue May 14, 2013
Dickey's gets surprise Sunday sales record on Mother's Day
Dickey's Barbecue experienced a surge in sales on Mother's Day. The 25 percent jump from last year set a new Sunday record for the company.
Yankee Candle rekindles its Man Candles line by adding bacon and popcorn scents
Yankee Candle's launch of its "Man Candles" line a year ago might have started as a light-hearted way to put the company - and its customers - in the right mood for Father's Day.
Mon May 13, 2013
Arnold Schwarzenegger Eyes Role in 'Toxic Avenger'
With Mother's Day just behind us and Father's Day coming up, we ask, what are some key characteristics of great movie parents ? Over the weekend, comic book fans got their first look at The Rhino, new Man of Steel footage, and heard the latest on James Cameron's Avatar epics.
This Holiday Ain't Big Enough for the Both of Us
Emily Yoffe, aka Dear Prudence, is on Washingtonpost.com weekly to chat live with readers.
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With Mother's Day past us and Father's Day soon to follow, we are often left with the question of "What do I get my mother/father" this year.
New BEEF Daily Photo Contest, With Plenty Of Prizes Up For Grabs
We celebrated Mother's Day over the weekend with church and brunch. My sisters and I bought Mom flowers for her flower boxes, and the sunny weather was the perfect finishing touch for a pleasant Sunday spent with loved ones.
Sun May 12, 2013
Do something special for Motherland
LAHORE/ISLAMABAD - LIFE LINERS - Like other parts of the world, the Mother's Day was celebrated in Pakistan yesterday.
Inside Bay Area
Moms young and old celebrate one another in a garden of roses
Tonya Shepherd spent a wonderful Mother's Day surrounded by a garden of roses, drinking in every moment as her young children played among bubbles and baby parachutes.
Mother's Day celebrated
ISLAMABAD: People across the globe including Pakistan celebrated Mother's Day on May 12 to share their sentiments and express profound love for their mothers.
Sat May 11, 2013
Labor of Love
Children of all ages will shower their biological moms - and wise women who serve in the role of mother - with cards, presents, and flowers today for Mother's Day.
Monterey County Herald
Rob Klevan: It's all about Mom, Dodger fan or not
Last year, I wrote what I thought was a very useful set of rules for Father's Day, rules I hope will be followed closely on the third Sunday in June.
The China Post
Mother's Day gifts outpace those for dads, lovers
Are U.S. moms, who will be celebrated Sunday on Mother's Day, more important than dads and romantic partners? The answer appears to be yes when considering statistics released by the National Retail Federation, which says it expects Americans to shell out US$20.7 billion by Sunday, the special day for maternal homage.
Fri May 10, 2013
Get a jump on Father's Day gifting with these nifty ideas
If Mother's Day is here could Father's Day be far behind? What's a child to do? We're just about done figuring out what to do for one parent for Mother's Day and then we have to think about the other one, our dad.
The Charlotte Observer
"I love it!" and other gift lies
Mother's Day or Father's Day, Christmas Day or birthday, at some point we've all given and received the equivalent of the pink bunny suit that Ralphie is forced into in "A Christmas Story." Kerry Patterson, co-author of the best-seller "Crucial Conversations" , said the subject of gift-giving is one such conversation, particularly within families ... (more)
Mums prefer the simple things in life
It comes as tomorrow's celebration is tipped to pour $1.4 billion into retail coffers this year - more than twice as much as Father's Day.
Salt Lake Tribune
From the sentimental to a splurge, last-minute gifts for mom
Mother's Day is just hours away and here you are, still trying to come up with a gift that's meaningful and tailored to the woman you love.
The Chronicle Herald
LOWE: Never mind May 12; every day is Mother's Day
Give columnist Lezlie Lowe a fistful of dandelions over gift cards any day, especially on Mother's Day.