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Origin Story of Mother's Day

Origin Story of Mother's Day

Honoring mothers dates as far back as the Romans in Ancient Greece where festivals honored the goddesses Rhea, the Titan Goddess of Motherhood, and Cybele, Great Mother of the Gods.

Let's explore the history of Mother's Day.


Mother Daughter Tea Parties

Mother Daughter Tea Parties

History details that there are traditionally two ways to take tea. There was the high tea, which had a more robust and sustaining menu of meat pies, cold cuts and bread with butter and jam and was most often served at a high table, like a dining table, at the end of the workday. Low tea was light snacks to tide someone over until dinner with a dainty selection such as crustless cucumber sandwiches and petit fours and earned its moniker for being taken at a low table, such as in a sitting room by the fire, or patio in...