This past Sunday was Mother’s Day. A day to honor and celebrate mom. Let’s face it, moms are amazing and many of us are blessed to have great moms who would do anything for us.
I have two moms – they are both selfless and love me very much.
This Mother’s Day was different for my family, because we walked through it without one of my moms.
My step-mom, passed away a few days before Mother’s Day. If that wasn’t hard enough, a day fully devoted to honoring moms brought a heaviness with it. I was incredibly aware of how this woman who meant so much to me wasn’t with me anymore. And in addition to that, I found myself thinking of all the people for whom Mother’s Day is a dark day on the calendar. It was a hard, heavy day, to say the least. Continue reading