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Celebration of Mother's Day in Ancient Greece

Ancient Greeks had a lot of respect for the mother and honored her accordingly as the life-giver, centuries before Mother's Day was celebrated in the West. Mother Earth (Gaia), wife of Uranus, was the personification of nature that gives birth...

Tina Fey Makes Surprise Appearance on “SNL” For Mother’s Day

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lK37j61MnPo Tina Fey made a surprise appearance on her former show "SNL" on May 11 for Mother's Day, along with friend and frequent co-star Amy Poehler. Emma Thompson was the host for the night, with the Jonas Brothers as the musical...

Kelly Clarkson Shares New Music Video for Mother’s Day

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BspHjvU11y4 Kelly Clarkson decided to celebrate Mother's Day by releasing a new music video for her song "Meaning of Life", featuring her two children. The song is on Clarkson's eighth album, which debuted at #2 on the Billboard 200 chart when...

Mother's Day and its Roots in Ancient Greece

Mother's Day is not a celebration that is only a century old but a long tradition that has its roots in Ancient Greece, honoring the mother, as the life-giver. Mother Earth (Gaia), wife of Uranus, was the personification of nature...

Jennifer Aniston Named World’s Most Beautiful Woman

"People" magazine always names the most beautiful men and women of the year in its latest issue, and this year, it gave its top honor for most beautiful woman in the world to Jennifer Aniston. The 47-year old actress was...

Jennifer Aniston’s ‘Mother’s Day’ Due for 2016 Release

Open Road Films has picked up the comedy "Mother's Day", starring Jennifer Aniston, Kate Hudson, and Julia Roberts, and announced an April 29, 2016 release date to get the film on screens the weekend before Mother's Day. The film is...

15 Sayings Greek Mothers Use for Their Children

In our days, modern Greek mothers take fire from everywhere. They are unemployed, facing many financial difficulties, the misery of Greek bureaucracy, while being always put under pressure due to rising food prices, joblessness, defunct public education and health...

Ancient Greek Roots of Mother's Day

With Mother's Day being celebrated on Sunday, it's only natural to wonder how this great tradition of honoring mothers of the entire world ever evolved. Although roots of Mother's Day can be traced in the U.K. and the United...

Mother's Day Has Its Roots in Ancient Greece

The tradition of Mother's Day goes back to the era of ancient Greeks and Romans. However, the roots of Mother's Day history can also be traced in the UK, where a Mothering Sunday was celebrated much before the festival...