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Mothers Day... Mothering Sunday

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Mothers Day... Mothering Sunday

Apparently Men spend more on Mothers Day presents, Flowers & Cards than they spend on their Girlfriends, Partners & Wives on Valentines Day !!
I think you should tell & show you love your Mum every day of the year, not just once on this Commercial occasion.
And other halves too....

I always make a point of the fact that when someone in the family has a Birthday, it was, and is, still an important Date for Mum too.

(all of the above relates to Dads too...)
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Mothers day, Fathers day, Valentines day.... all commercial clap trap.
I only celebrate birthdays as an individual special day and Christmas as a family occasion.
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Mothers give 365 days of the year they can't help it it's the way they are made  Roll eyes
We are having a family meal today and there will be a Mum and a Grandma there being celebrated  Cheesy
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Re: Mothers Day... Mothering Sunday

Add to that list International Women's and Men's days and the expense mounts.
I do usually get SWMBO something for Valentine's day being the old romantic I am Cheesy
I agree that parents in general should be acknowledge regularly but having a special day is nice.

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Re: Mothers Day... Mothering Sunday

I bet a few Garage forecourts are busy early today !!
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Morrisons flower department was busy last night.

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Re: Mothers Day... Mothering Sunday

I went to one of our local garden centres this morning and it was full of people popping in and buying pot plants and leaving without looking at anything else.
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Quote from: Mayfly
Mothers day, Fathers day, Valentines day.... all commercial clap trap.

Yes it's all a bit forced.
If you need a designated day to see your loved ones are treated well.........................................