Happy Mother’s Day!


Wishing all mothers a wonderful and restful Mother’s Day on Sunday!

May you not have to lift a finger.

May you enjoy your morning coffee and linger.

May your children do all that they are told.

May they help each other and not be too bold.

May you have some time to do what you want to do.

May you know how much your family loves you.

May you have a day to do things in your own way.

May you have a lovely, memorable and happy Mother’s Day!

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Thought for the day:  Do something special for your mother on Mother’s Day.  My mother passed away ten years ago and I miss her every day.

About jjspina

Janice is an award-winning author with 33 books: 16 children's books for PS-Gr 4, 12 middle-grade/preteen/young adult books, written under Janice Spina, and 4 novels, and a short story collection written under J.E. Spina. She is also a writer of poetry, blogger, avid reader, reviewer and a copy editor. Janice has always loved writing and started very young writing poetry, then stories. Her books have received 25 Book Awards and a few Finalists in contests. AWARDS: 4 MOM'S CHOICE AWARDS - SILVER MEDAL - Lamby the Lonely Lamby, Ricky the Rambunctious Raccoon, Louey the Lazy Elephant, Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear 10 PINNACLE BOOK ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS - Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, Books 1, 2, 3, 5, & 6. Abby & Holly Series, Books 1-5 READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - HONORABLE MENTION - Davey & Derek Book 1, READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - SILVER MEDAL - Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 3 READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - BRONZE MEDAL - Abby & Holly Book 1 READERS’ FAVORITE AWARDS - HONORABLE MENTION — Abby & Holly Book 2 READERS’ FAVORITE AWARDS - FINALIST - Davey & Derek Book 6 5 PINNACLE BOOK ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS - Jerry the Crabby Crayfish, Broose the Moose on the loose, Colby the Courageous Cat, Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe, Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey BOOK EXCELLENCE AWARD - FINALIST - Davey & Derek Book 6 Authorsdb Cover Contest Silver Medal - Davey & Derek Book 5 FINALISTS: Authorsdb First Lines Contest, - Hunting Mariah and Mariah's Revenge were Finalists Red City Review Awards - Finalist - Davey & Derek Book 4 and received a 5-Star Review from Readers’ Favorite Book Awards. READERS’ FAVORITE BOOK AWARDS - 5-STAR REVIEW - Davey & Derek Book 4 All Janice's books are available on Amazon.com, Kindle, B&N and other online book sites. One of her sports' poems was published in The Lawrence Eagle Tribune in October of 2008. She is currently working on a novel and Book 4 of Drystan the Dragon series for young children. An historical novel and a YA fantasy series will be coming in 2021 and beyond along with more children's books and novels for 18+. Her hobbies are crocheting, walking to keep fit, hula hooping, tap dancing, going to the movies with her husband, and spending time with her five grandchildren. Janice loves to hear from readers and appreciates reviews. Sign up on her blog http://jemsbooks.blog for a copy of her newsletters under Contact Me. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband who is her illustrator and cover creator.
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8 Responses to Happy Mother’s Day!

  1. mazorbooks says:

    Thank you Janice, and happy Mother’s Day to you and all mothers.
    With love,

  2. Goodmorning Janice, we have Mothering Sunday in March but I’ll FaceTime Mum shortly and I’ll remember to tell her she’s wonderful 🙂 she’s coming up to see me in competition on Thursday and in my final night of the opera on Thursday night.

  3. nvitale1@comcast.net says:

    Hello Janice, Thank you! Happy Mother’s Day! You are asking for a miracle not to lift a finger. My family expects me to serve them! This is my first year without my mom. It is not easy. Take care. Sincerely, Mary Ann 

    • jjspina says:

      I hope you didn’t have to work too hard today. I guess you spoil them. Today they should spoil you. It is sad to lose your mother. I know, I miss mine too. Take care my friend.

  4. Mothers can be best friends, mentors, well-wishers and so much more. They certainly deserve their special day. 🙂

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