“My mom sang a lot around the house and I thought she made up all of the songs. When I got older, I started to hear those same songs on the radio and was like ‘Hey . . . ’” –Sarah P., Almanac editor
How do you celebrate Mom? This year, our Almanac staff added funny stories and happy memories about their own mothers. We welcome your stories on our Mother's Day article, too!
Happy Mother's Day,
Your Almanac editors
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