Mom knows best. Whether she’s doling out advice on how to heal a broken heart, reminding you to take a jacket, or simply teaching you about life, one thing is for sure: She’s always looking out for you.
In honor of Mother’s Day on May 14, we interviewed people to learn about the “MOM-isms” they often heard while growing up and aren’t soon to forget.
#1 “You have to kiss a lot of frogs – and maybe a few toads – before you find your prince.”
Rachel Starr, who lives in San Francisco, says, “I haven’t had the best luck in relationships and my mom is always the one I turn to when things don’t work out. She’s been married to my dad for 37 years so obviously they’ve done something right. After she lets me vent for a while about my boy troubles, she always says ‘You have to kiss a lot of frogs – and maybe a few toads – before you find your prince.’ It’s pretty cheesy, but it’s something that’s really stuck with me.” Read more…