Mothers From Around The World

Holistic Wayfarer from A Holistic Journey fame had a brilliant idea to compile a tribute to Mothers from around the world. I know I have been silent for a month on the blog but I thought that despite the craziness of life, it would be a great opportunity to write something for mum, who often gets second place in the war of priorities. I know I’m a day late and I hope the excuse of “everyday is mother’s day” will fly this time. Be sure to also check out the other bloggers’ tributes to their mums.

What have you done this Mother’s Day. Tell me all about it!

A Holistic Journey

Words go unsaid too many times but that doesn’t mean I don’t notice when you step to the shadows so I can have my day in the sun. You’ve saved portions of food so that I’d have enough to eat when I get home from work. You laboured over the stove when you were so ill it made my whines about my colds seem like tantrums. It is such a struggle in our third world culture to be a woman, wife and of all things, a mother. It is a job that gets the most rocks thrown at, the rocks I have thrown at you to feed my teenage angst. All the hurtful things I have said, you have never held them against me. I am where I am because you believed that being a woman is not a disability, that being Indian is not something to be ashamed of…

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8 Comments Add yours

  1. TBM says:

    Sorry to hear life has been busy. it can be hard to keep up and I like your point, every day is mother’s day.

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    1. cupitonians says:

      Thank you so much T. Life has been busy in a good way mostly so I’m not complaining. Sometimes things just need taking care of. How are you and Miles doing?


  2. colonialist says:

    Great idea – my latest post contains details of a mother who really took the job seriously, after a shipboard romance led to having seven sons and four daughters!

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    1. cupitonians says:

      I read that post. It was amazing.


  3. Such a beautiful post!


  4. Love this post!


  5. neggfre says:

    Hola, te he nominado en The Angel Adward. Saludos.


    1. cupitonians says:

      Gracias! ❤


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