more about: Mother’s Day

Happy Grumpy Mother’s Day! Surf’s Up!

Yes, it’s Mother’s Day, that special period of 24 hours when all the people of the world stop to consider just how much their mothers mean to them. Judy and I have gone all out for Mother’s Day this year. We’re spending it at the beach!

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Sunday Supper: Mother’s Day Pancakes

This week, Sunday Supper comes one day early so you can plan ahead for Mom’s special day tomorrow.

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What It Means To Be A Mother

Motherhood is hard. It is hard in the ways that matter and in the ways that don’t. It can make you feel as powerful as the sea and as useless as a fleck of mud, sometimes in the same moment.

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Buy This Planter & Save Your Marriage!

On five days a year  — Christmas, Valentine’s, your anniversary, your spouse’s birthday, and Mother’s Day — men’s lives hang by the teeniest of threads. Forget a gift to mark the occasion and you’re deader than the market for rotary phones. Grumpy can’t help you with the first four days, but has a great idea for Mother’s Day — our […]

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Who Is Film’s Most Colorful Southern Mother?

“God could not be everywhere and therefore he made mothers.”  —Rudyard Kipling Loving, compassionate, faithful, selfless, caring, loyal, generous, nurturing, strict, determined, strong: When it comes to traits of moms, the list goes on and on. (At least these are all the ways we describe our moms. And yes, we’re making plans for Mother’s Day.) With the big day fast approaching, […]

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Our Favorite Mother’s Day Quotes

Mother’s Day is just around the corner. Sunday May 12 to be exact. (Friendly reminder to get that card in the mail asap. You know a note from you is all she really wants.) In honor of Southern mothers–the strongest, warmest, most awe-inpsiringly devoted creatures out there–we’ve rounded up pearls of wisdom from ten ladies who raised quite impressive Southern […]

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