Camille Styles

10 Best Lessons From Our Moms

May 9th, 2014

It’s strange when you stop and think about it: with all the years our moms spent wiping our tears, packing our lunches, and tucking us in at night, there’s only one day a year set aside to appreciate them. It’s a thankless job at times, but an undeniably important one. The lessons instilled in us by our mothers and grandmothers tend to stick — and we find the very advice that made our eyes roll in junior high is somehow at the core of our being as adults. With the help of our favorite illustrator, Becky Murphy (author of the hilarious and spot-on petition for the petite, I’d Rather Be Short: 100 Reasons Why It’s Great to Be Small) we proudly present the ten best lessons learned from our moms:

Show Comments +

  1. Love mums! i love you mummy!! Happy mother’s day!!!

  2. […] To get you thinking about mom this weekend check out this cute post. […]

  3. Laura says:

    You can say those quotes again! Happy early mom day to all the wonderful ladies out there!

  4. Chanel Dror says:

    this post makes me happy 🙂

  5. Shannon says:

    These are all so great. Nice post!

  6. Jessi Afshin says:

    Absolutely adore everything about this! Great work Jennifer 🙂 and love you mom!! Xoxo

  7. Such a lovely post! As a new mom, I need to continuously remind myself of each one of these to ensure I instill similar positive outlooks in my daughter. Thx for the inspiration.

  8. […] 10 best lessons from mom. […]

  9. […] This roundup shows that moms (big sisters, aunts, grandmas or whoever helped shape you into who you are today) really do know best. […]

  10. […] 10 Best: Lessons from Our Moms via Camille Styles […]

  11. musings… | says:

    […] {1} {2} […]

  12. diane smith says:

    This post made me smile! Nice job!

  13. Pretty wonderful suggestions to hear on a Friday morning before work. Thanks!

Leave a Reply