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Mother's Day Gift Ideas

STYLISH GIFTS FOR MOMS WITH EMILY L. FOLEY
Posted at 11:48 AM, May 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-15 11:48:45-04

Did you know Mother’s Day originated in ancient Greece with spring festivals that honored Rhea, the mother of all gods and men?

It wasn’t until 1908 when Anna Jarvis of Grafton, West Virginia, convinced her church to honor mothers on the death of her own mother. That simple gesture took off, and six years later Mother’s Day was declared a national holiday celebrated on the second Sunday in May.