Posts Tagged: Mothers

It Changes Your Perspective

“The moment you have a child, in an instant your life is not for you, and your life is completely, 100 percent dedicated to another human being, and they will always come first. It changes you forever. It changes your

It Changes Your Perspective

“The moment you have a child, in an instant your life is not for you, and your life is completely, 100 percent dedicated to another human being, and they will always come first. It changes you forever. It changes your

Comfy In My Own Skin

“I’m very comfortable in my own skin now. I started just being myself more and more. For women, this happens as you get older. I loved my 40s – I thought they were fantastic. And I’m loving my 50s. I’m

Comfy In My Own Skin

“I’m very comfortable in my own skin now. I started just being myself more and more. For women, this happens as you get older. I loved my 40s – I thought they were fantastic. And I’m loving my 50s. I’m

Family, Love & Children

“It’s really all about family, love and the children for me. I work at that every day.” ~ Celine Dion, Singer, Founder of Nickels Restaurant & Philanthropist

Family, Love & Children

“It’s really all about family, love and the children for me. I work at that every day.” ~ Celine Dion, Singer, Founder of Nickels Restaurant & Philanthropist

Women, Like Being a Woman

“I like being a woman, even in a man’s world.” ~ Whitney Elizabeth Houston, Singer, Actress, Producer & Model

Women, Like Being a Woman

“I like being a woman, even in a man’s world.” ~ Whitney Elizabeth Houston, Singer, Actress, Producer & Model

The Christmases in Our Lives

“It’s true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you’ll find you’ve created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are

The Christmases in Our Lives

“It’s true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you’ll find you’ve created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are

Hanukkah & Christmas: We Do Both

“Well, because I have twin seven-year-old boys, I enjoy the gift giving stuff a great deal. We do both Hanukkah and Christmas, so it is a costly, though extremely pleasing proposition.” ~ Fred Melamed, Actor, Producer & Writer

Hanukkah & Christmas: We Do Both

“Well, because I have twin seven-year-old boys, I enjoy the gift giving stuff a great deal. We do both Hanukkah and Christmas, so it is a costly, though extremely pleasing proposition.” ~ Fred Melamed, Actor, Producer & Writer

Quote by Rita F. Pierson, "Every child deserves a champion --- an adult who will ... "

Be a Champion

“Every child deserves a champion — an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists that they become the best that they can become the best that they can possibly be.” ~

Quote by Rita F. Pierson, "Every child deserves a champion --- an adult who will ... "

Be a Champion

“Every child deserves a champion — an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists that they become the best that they can become the best that they can possibly be.” ~

The Spirit of Togetherness

“At Christmas, I am always struck by how the spirit of togetherness lies, also, at the heart of the Christmas story. A young mother and a dutiful father with their baby were joined by poor shepherds and visitors from afar.

The Spirit of Togetherness

“At Christmas, I am always struck by how the spirit of togetherness lies, also, at the heart of the Christmas story. A young mother and a dutiful father with their baby were joined by poor shepherds and visitors from afar.

Twenty-year Old Boxes!

“Thanks to my mother, not a single cardboard box has found its way back into society. We receive gifts in boxes from stores that went out of business twenty years ago.” ~ Erma Bombeck, Humorist, Syndicated Columnist, Author & Writer

Twenty-year Old Boxes!

“Thanks to my mother, not a single cardboard box has found its way back into society. We receive gifts in boxes from stores that went out of business twenty years ago.” ~ Erma Bombeck, Humorist, Syndicated Columnist, Author & Writer

Everything We Say

“Everything we say signifies; everything counts, that we put out into the world. It impacts on kids, it impacts on the zeitgeist of the time.” ~ Meryl Streep, Actress & Singer

Everything We Say

“Everything we say signifies; everything counts, that we put out into the world. It impacts on kids, it impacts on the zeitgeist of the time.” ~ Meryl Streep, Actress & Singer

UnSung, UnPraised, UnNoticed, Yet 1 Most Valuable

“A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator & Author

UnSung, UnPraised, UnNoticed, Yet 1 Most Valuable

“A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator & Author

Adorned with Our Smiles

“Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.” ~ Connie Stevens a.k.a Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia , Actress, Film Director, Screenwriter & Singer

Adorned with Our Smiles

“Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.” ~ Connie Stevens a.k.a Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia , Actress, Film Director, Screenwriter & Singer

Looked After & Protected

“I went to the school and put it to William, particularly, that if you find someone you love in life, you must hang onto it, and look after it, and if you were lucky enough to find someone who loved

Looked After & Protected

“I went to the school and put it to William, particularly, that if you find someone you love in life, you must hang onto it, and look after it, and if you were lucky enough to find someone who loved

Calmer, Happier & Alert

“Sleep makes people calmer, more alert, less fearful – just plain happier, or so I see around me and in me. I am sure that if this great nation were to concentrate on getting more sleep, we would be a

Calmer, Happier & Alert

“Sleep makes people calmer, more alert, less fearful – just plain happier, or so I see around me and in me. I am sure that if this great nation were to concentrate on getting more sleep, we would be a

An Ultimate Life Dream Project

“My ultimate life dream project is my kids. My family.” ~ Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr., Golden Globe Awards recipient (2x), Tony Award, Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor

An Ultimate Life Dream Project

“My ultimate life dream project is my kids. My family.” ~ Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr., Golden Globe Awards recipient (2x), Tony Award, Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor

This Kind of Love

“I thought I knew what love was, but holy cow, I did not. I could never have imagined the kind of love I have for my children. I am who I am because of my daughters.” ~ Drew Blyth Barrymore,

This Kind of Love

“I thought I knew what love was, but holy cow, I did not. I could never have imagined the kind of love I have for my children. I am who I am because of my daughters.” ~ Drew Blyth Barrymore,

So Many Gifts

“Our mothers give us so many gifts. They give us the precious gift of life, of course, but they also leave treasured lessons that can guide us along our journeys even when they are no longer with us.” ~ Maria

So Many Gifts

“Our mothers give us so many gifts. They give us the precious gift of life, of course, but they also leave treasured lessons that can guide us along our journeys even when they are no longer with us.” ~ Maria

What They See

“I think that the only way to teach is by example, as children will more easily follow what they see you do than what you tell them to do.” ~ Gloria Estefan a.k.a Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García de Estefan,

What They See

“I think that the only way to teach is by example, as children will more easily follow what they see you do than what you tell them to do.” ~ Gloria Estefan a.k.a Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García de Estefan,

Conduct & Behavior, Wherever They Go

“Sixty-five percent of Americans don’t have the conversation with their children. So you’re sending off boys and girls off to college, off to high school, off to wherever they go, and nobody’s had the conversation about how to conduct themselves.

Conduct & Behavior, Wherever They Go

“Sixty-five percent of Americans don’t have the conversation with their children. So you’re sending off boys and girls off to college, off to high school, off to wherever they go, and nobody’s had the conversation about how to conduct themselves.

Succeed at Home, Too!

“No amount of success can compensate for failure at home.” ~ Nathaniel Bronner, Sr., Founder & President – Bronner Brothers (1947–1993)

Succeed at Home, Too!

“No amount of success can compensate for failure at home.” ~ Nathaniel Bronner, Sr., Founder & President – Bronner Brothers (1947–1993)

They Make All of It Worthwhile

“… I wanted children who were caring and who are giving. I’m proud of my children. They make it all worthwhile.” ~ Nancy Wilson, Singer (Blues, Jazz, Cabaret, Pop & Soul) Grammy Awards (2007, 2005 1964, 3X)

They Make All of It Worthwhile

“… I wanted children who were caring and who are giving. I’m proud of my children. They make it all worthwhile.” ~ Nancy Wilson, Singer (Blues, Jazz, Cabaret, Pop & Soul) Grammy Awards (2007, 2005 1964, 3X)

The Primary Motivation

“When your primary motivation is money, you tend to forget about things that are more important to your day-to-day satisfaction, such as challenging projects, collaborative colleagues and opportunities for professional growth.” ~ Ian Siegel, , Co-Founder & CEO, ZipRecruiter

The Primary Motivation

“When your primary motivation is money, you tend to forget about things that are more important to your day-to-day satisfaction, such as challenging projects, collaborative colleagues and opportunities for professional growth.” ~ Ian Siegel, , Co-Founder & CEO, ZipRecruiter

To Stay on Top of Things

When asked to share her secret to having a long career in a competitive industry: “There is no secret. Prayer, good old-fashioned hard work, giving the personal touch, never compromising my integrity, listening to good business advice and keep a

To Stay on Top of Things

When asked to share her secret to having a long career in a competitive industry: “There is no secret. Prayer, good old-fashioned hard work, giving the personal touch, never compromising my integrity, listening to good business advice and keep a

Be Not Questionable

“No one will question your integrity if your integrity is not questionable.” ~ Nathaniel Bronner, Jr., Manufacturing Director, Bronner Bros., President, Century Systems Inc. & Senior Pastor, Ark of Salvation Church

Be Not Questionable

“No one will question your integrity if your integrity is not questionable.” ~ Nathaniel Bronner, Jr., Manufacturing Director, Bronner Bros., President, Century Systems Inc. & Senior Pastor, Ark of Salvation Church

An Inspiring Attitude

“My father didn’t talk too much, and wasn’t very much into giving me advice, verbally. It was his attitude, mainly, that inspires me as a mother and a working woman today. He taught me the importance of humility. How we

An Inspiring Attitude

“My father didn’t talk too much, and wasn’t very much into giving me advice, verbally. It was his attitude, mainly, that inspires me as a mother and a working woman today. He taught me the importance of humility. How we