Mother's Day Sunshine PoemHappy Mother's Day to mothers everywhere! Whether you're celebrating your first mother's day with a tiny newborn, or Skyping with grandchildren around the world, motherhood is a bond we all share, regardless of age, language and culture.
When I gave birth to my first child nine years ago, I was just anxious to meet her and to hold her safely in my arms. I didn't realize that I would be joining a special club, uniting women around the world with a common bond.
When a woman becomes a mother, she becomes much more than a mom, she takes on close to a hundred job titles.
A mom is ...
a banisher of bad dreams,
- a nurse,
- the perfect cushion for sleepy heads,
- a short order cook,
- an expert blanket tucker,
- a snack machine,
- an impartial judge,
- an evil dictator,
- a wish granter,
- a lie detector,
- an inspiration for leaps of faith,
- a prison guard,
- a teacher,
- someone you can trust with your