Celebrate Me Home knows how special mothers are, and how difficult it is to lose a mother. We’d like to know how you celebrated the life and legacy of that special woman — mom, mother, mama.
In honor of Mother’s Day, and loving mothers everywhere, we at Celebrate Me Home want to know how you paid tribute to your mother. How did you remember the special person she was, and her life’s legacy?
Tell us your tribute story.
- Share your special celebration to honor your mother after she was gone, or the one you are planning.
- Have someone in your life who is “like a mother” to you? We also want to hear about her special send off.
We’ll share some of the great ways people remembered their mothers; your tribute story could earn you a Visa gift card from Celebrate Me Home. Consider it a thank you for sharing a loving memory, and helping others to create a perfect goodbye for a loved one with the DIY Memorial Planner.
Here’s what we need:
- 200-500 words about the special celebration
- Photo of the event or special memorial
- Tell us what you did, and why you chose that celebration for your mother.
- Submit photos and tributes on line at www.CelebrateMeHomeCT.com
All submissions become the property of Celebrate Me Home; submission will act as agreement for Celebrate Me Home to use stories and photographs online and/or in promotional materials.
Once you lose your Mother, everyday is different. If you are a Baby Boomer, you were probably raised by a stay at home Mom. She took care of all your basic needs, eating, sleeping and cleanliness. She was responsible for your education, helping you solve a difficult math problem or making sure your homework was completed. She was your disciplinarian when you broke the rules and your accomplice when “Dad didn’t need to know.” She was a lot of things, and just one thing – Mom, and because she was “Just a Mom”, she probably never got the respect she deserved.
Now as an adult, with children of your own, you realize the importance and unconditional love only a Mother can have for her children. On Mother’s day, this can be especially hard when your Mom is no longer with you. Celebrate Me Home helps families create lasting memories; a memorial photo tribute is a way to gather memories and share them with future generations.
As a Mother myself, I realize all children to some degree, take their Mother’s love for granted. You can count the stages of your life by the relationships you had with your Mom. As a small child you cried when you were away from her. As a teenager anything your Mom did, said or wore mortified you. When you were a young adult she started to become your friend, and only when you had children of your own did you fully understand the complex love of Mother and child.
Mother’s Day is a day to celebrate Mom, whether she is with you, if she lives far away or if she has passed away. Celebrate your Mother by finding the gifts of her life- the values she instilled and the lessons she taught.
Another way to honor Mom is to celebrate all the Moms you know. Gather together and share memories and stories, favorite recipes and photoalbums.Celebrate Me Home helps to families create lasting life legacies. A living life celebration can be tailored to fit the unique personality of your Mom, her values and her family. Honoring your Mom and celebrating her life story.
No matter how you choose to remember your Mom on this Mothers Day. Remember, she’s your Mom; she loves you no matter what!