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A mom is asking her son how to fix his phone

How to Say “I Love You, Mum” When You Don’t Say “I Love You”

For those of us who didn’t grow up in an affectionate family, uttering the words 'I love you, Mum’ can feel awkward, especially when we also have a lot of challenging moments with our mums.
A woman is holding a bunch of carnation flowers

A Different Wish This Mother’s Day

Advertisements will have us believe the only sort of mothers worth celebrating are the oh-so-cheerful mums who cater to all of our needs without expecting anything back. So when we compare advertisement mums with ours and their “failings”, we think we can’t celebrate them.