Sunday, May 13th is a very special day and we would like to sincerely recognize all the mothers out there! The Mountain Life Team encourages you to take some time out for YOU to do whatever it is you enjoy… treat yourself – you truly deserve it! Whether you are a stay at home mom, work full or part time, we truly appreciate all the efforts you do every day that sometimes go unnoticed. And if you’re reading this and you haven’t planned an outing or special gift for your mom click here for helpful ideas that will make a huge impact and won’t break the bank! Your mom deserves it!
For your reading pleasure! Fun Facts about MOMs
Mothers Day Trivia: On Mothers Day
Anna Jarvis of Philadelphia who started Mother’s Day celebrations also filed a lawsuit in an effort to stop the over- commercialisation of Mother’s Day. She lost her fight. Anna had hoped for a day of reflection and quiet prayer by families, thanking God for all that mothers had done. Read More On Mothers Day Trivia?
Mothers Day Trivia: Believe It or Not Records
The youngest mother whose history is authenticated is Lina Medina, who delivered a 6½-pound boy by cesarean section in Lima, Peru in 1939, at an age of 5 years and 7 months. The child was raised as her brother and only discovered that Lina was his mother when he was 10.
On April 9, 2003, Satyabhama Mahapatra, a 65-year-old retired schoolteacher in India, became the world’s oldest mother when she gave birth to a baby boy. Satyabhama and her husband had been married 50 years, but this is their first child. The baby was conceived through artificial insemination using eggs from the woman’s 26-year-old niece, Veenarani Mahapatra, and the sperm of Veenarani’s husband. Read More “Believe It or Not Records”.
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