Mother’s Day – May 9th, 2010

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Happy Mother’s Day, Moms, from the Las Vegas Buffet Club.

“The history of Mother’s Day is centuries old and goes back to the times of ancient Greeks, who held festivities to honor Rhea, the mother of the gods. The early Christians celebrated the Mother’s festival on the fourth Sunday of Lent to honor Mary, the mother of Christ. Interestingly, later on a religious order stretched the holiday to include all mothers, and named it as the Mothering Sunday. The English colonists settled in America discontinued the tradition of Mothering Sunday because of lack of time. In 1872 Julia Ward Howe organized a day for mothers dedicated to peace. It is a landmark in the history of Mother’s Day read more from dayformother’

DayForMothers.Com has everything there is to know about Mother’s Day: history, facts, jokes, poems, gifts, etc. etc. etc…

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