Mother to Mother

I love that we set aside a whole day to honor and celebrate the women who raised us. My mom is an amazing mother who dedicated her life to me and my sister.  She is selfless yet strong- and the most beautiful woman I know. Mother’s Day holds a special place in my own heart because of my own two daughters who made me a mom. 

Every year as Mother’s Day gets close, I get a little nostalgic about my girls and how much celebrating them in the day-to-day means to me. Especially during these self-isolation days. I wanted to share this note to all moms, encouraging you to fully appreciate the season you’re in. Whether your child(s) are infant/toddler stage, teenager or adulthood, take the time that was handed to you by COVID-19.

comparing and contrasting essay examples how to write visual basic in excel source link pravastatin viagra interaction http://www.danhostel.org/papers/best-sites-to-buy-research-papers/11/ viagra with priligy urdu essays websites annotation essay viagra petoskey http://go.culinaryinstitute.edu/my-favourite-toy-car-essay-for-class-1/ https://ncappa.org/term/resume-writing-services-linkedin/4/ viagra online from ireland order xenical without prescription college essay topic a will viagra show in a test levitra montecito what is writing paper resume ruy blas hugo lasix what is it used for leadership essay sample thesis by publication deakin essay about service writing literary analysis essayВ canada mail order medications https://www.newburghministry.org/spring/summary-response-essay-example/20/ http://bookclubofwashington.org/books/cause-and-effect-essay-example/14/ https://lajudicialcollege.org/forall/aviation-thesis-example/16/ list of transition words for argumentative essay https://sugarpinedrivein.com/treatment/powered-by-blogengine-viagra/10/ howto write essay real cialis online essay unit You are enough. I think at times all moms get this insecure feeling of “I’m not doing enough.”  As a working mom for years,  it was the hardest when my girls grab onto me as I’m walking out the door and say, “let’s go swimming, let’s play a game”. I would try to explain that I have to work just like they have to go to school. I also let them know what I’m doing at work that day—whether I was with a client or going to an event—and what time I’ll be home. Taking a few minutes to let them in on this other huge part of my life helped them understand and navigate through their day. 

Taking the time. As a mom, sometimes I have to change my mindset and remind myself what’s important. I only have so many hours a day to spend with my daughters. During these isolation days I’ve learned to slow down (well, was forced) and it has allowed me to enjoy the company of  my adult daughters. They have been taking the time to make dinners special for me! Thank goodness for them during these challenging times. 

The small things. The smallest details have always mattered to me, especially when it comes to my girls. Whether I was preparing oatmeal for breakfast or a big, fancy dinner, I wanted my girls to know that celebrating them in small ways in everyday life was and is a big deal to me. During isolation days, I still put together impromptu charcuterie boards out for dinner or place out lots of candles while playing a game/puzzle.

I hope you feel loved and celebrated during these isolation days and especially on Mother’s Day. And no matter what season you find yourself in, just know that you are doing enough, and you are loved and appreciated. Take a few moments on Mother’s Day to take it all in and enjoy the moment. You deserve it!

Tag me on Instagram (@christinacurrieevents)—I’d love to see what you and your family are up to this coming Mother’s Day!


Share this post

Share on facebook
Share on google
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on print
Share on email

More to explore

Styling Bar Carts!

When it comes to summer entertaining, I love to jazz up my bar cart with a mix of festive decorative items and of course, delicious cocktails!  Remember, first you

Read More »

Boozy Summer Cocktails

From quaran-tinis to frosé, to icy margs and tropical mixed cocktails/mocktails there’s something for every mood! Whether there’s 2 or 10 people, summer happy hour is here to stay,

Read More »

Mother to Mother

I love that we set aside a whole day to honor and celebrate the women who raised us. My mom is an amazing mother who dedicated her life to

Read More »