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Sunday, May 8, 2011

Things I learned from my mom

There are so many things I have learned from my mom....these are just a few.

• Pumpkin pie makes a delicious breakfast

• Clean sheets and a bed on the couch makes you feel better when you are sick

• Margaritas are yummy, as long as you are old enough to enjoy them

• It’s alright if you don’t fold the laundry right away, at least it is clean

• Clean up your messes

• Always send thank you cards

• Tattoos are not pretty

• Neither are piercings, other than your ears

• Don’t forget to take your vitamins

• Always keep a shovel, blanket and boots in your car

• Wear sunscreen

• Don’t eat processed foods

• Go to bed early

• If you show up on time, you’re late

• James Taylor is a good singer

• You can never have too many wool hats or scarves

• Rearranging the furniture on a weekly basis keeps things fresh and keeps everyone on their toes

• Always wear shoes outside, but never inside

• Harrison Ford is one of the best actors

• Having a good relationship with your siblings is important

• Talking on the phone is an important way to communicate - call people you can about often

• Always pack more than you need when you go on a vacation , but make sure you leave extra room in the car for souvenirs

• There’s no point in doing much Christmas shopping early, you will most likely forget or misplace what you bought

• Shopping is fun, but make sure you shop the sales

• Homemade birthday cakes are better than store bought ones

• Your kids come first

• Don’t wear white tops, you’re going to spill on yourself

• Seafood isn’t all it’s cracked up to be

• Yoga is fun

• Always be generous and polite

• Say “I love you”

Happy Mother's Day, Mom!

1 comment:

  1. Oh my gosh! Thank you Emily. Happy Mother's Day--your first with Sam!