Mothers Day Articles

Mothering Sunday is a Christian holiday, which dates back to the 16th Century. Although we currently use Mothers Day  to celebrate our Mothers and shower them with gifts and flowers to show our appreciation, the fact that we celebrate Mothers Day on the 4th Sunday of Lent every year will give you an inkling of its roots. It was originally a day in which servants and workers were given time off from their duties to visit their “Mother Church”, which would have been the largest church in their home area, or perhaps even a cathedral. People who chose to partake were said to have “gone-a-m..