I remember going to church on Mother’s Day and all the Mother’s wearing orchids. (It seems the flower for Mom’s Day in Japan is carnations.) After church people would go to restaurants. I don’t know if it still is but that was the busiest day of the year for them.
What do/did you do for your mother? What fond memory do you have of her? Was there a family tradition?
(The picture is from a bakery in Japan. It says, “Mama Pan”. They got the word for bread, “pan” for the Portuguese. And I am not sure which language they got “mama”. It is cute to see a mother’s face on bread.)... [Read More]