Let’s face it, it’s not business as usual these days. Our religious holidays were different and our secular holidays will be as well.
Some of us are Mother’s Day fans and others, not so much. Some love it, some hate it and some just don’t really care, but this year we are all on the same page.
We have simple wants this year
Our wishes this year are simpler than ever.
We want to see our adult children, and spend time with them but most of all we want to wrap our arms around them, long and hard, for as long as they will tolerate it.
We want to see our own mothers and not be afraid to sit across the table from them, and take their hands in ours.
We want to go somewhere together, a beach, a park, a mall, anywhere.
We want to grocery shop for our families, and not have it be a fraught, nerve-wracking…