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How to Spell Mother’s Day

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The most popular holiday to send a car is Mother’s day. Mother’s day is a holiday that officially recognizes mothers and all the love and dedication they show to their families. Mother’s Day is on the second Sunday in May and it was initially observed in 1907 in Philadelphia, PA. Anna Jarvis and Julia Ward […]

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When is Mother’s Day?

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Celebrations of Mother’s Day differ throughout the world but they stem from Greek springtime celebrations in honor of Rhea, Mother of the Gods.  Mother’s Day in the United States, as we know it today, was inspired by the British version and was first suggested by Julie Ward Howe, author of the Battle Hymn of the […]

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Trivia About Mother’s Day

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Mother’s Day has now become a worldwide holiday, in which children celebrate the love and respect they feel, for their mothers. There is a wide variety of facts and fun trivia that surround this much loved holiday. This trivia can make a classroom lesson very enlightening, or you can use some of the trivia to […]

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Mother’s Day Trivia

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There is a long and storied history that comes with the celebration of Mother’s Day. Here are a few of the facts that will help enlighten the holiday. Here is some Mother’s Day trivia- A call for Mother’s Day first came in 1870, by Julia Ward Howe. Howe wished for the day to be observed […]

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Mother’s Day All Around the World

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Mothers are celebrated around the world. It is interesting to note that in many countries there are different dates for Mother’s Day as well as different traditions. However, the fact remains that all over the world, children love their mothers, and want to honor them. Mother’s Day, whenever it happens, provides children a way to […]

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How Mother’s Day is Celebrated Around the World

Mom and Globe

It may surprise you to know that Mother’s Day is celebrated all over the world. Children of all ages, in many different countries take the time on Mother’s Day to pay tribute to their mothers. There are no language barriers or geographic boundaries when it comes to children and mothers sharing a special bond. Mother’s […]

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Mother’s Day Facts

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Mother’s Day is a worldwide holiday that allows children to show their mothers just how much they love and appreciate them. While you may think that Mother’s Day is fairly simple, you may be surprised that the holiday has long and somewhat complex history. Coupled along with some fascinating facts, Mother’s Day is worth learning […]

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Mother’s Day Facts Your Mom Should Know

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While Mother’s Day may seem like a simple holiday set up to honor mom, it actually has several fascinating facts. Here are a few Mother’s Day facts- Mother’s Day has a long and varied history. There are historical records showing that there have been feast days to honor mothers, for centuries. The Mother’s Day that […]

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All About Mother’s Day

Mom and Daughter

Mother’s Day may seem like a typical American holiday, however, you may be surprised to learn that it actually has very ancient roots. The ancient people of Greece are known to have practiced the first Mother’s Day in honor of Rhea, who is known as the Mother to the Gods. This ritual was held each […]

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When is Mothering Sunday?

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Mothering Sunday is the British equivalent of Mother’s Day, and occurs the fourth Sunday of Lent. In the next few years, here are the dates: March 15, 2015 March 6, 2016 March 26, 2017 March 11, 2018

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