Archives for May 8, 2011

Happy Mothers Day: Musings

Mother’s Day. First started when Julie Ward Howe issued the Mother’s Day Proclamation in 1870 for disarmament. However, it didn’t take off until 1908 when Anna Jarvis waned a way to honor her mother’s dream. It took off after she enlisted John Wanamaker and herself promoted until President Woodrow Wilson made it an official holiday […]