They gave us a hug when we really needed one.


They picked us up after our many pratfalls and gave encouragement day after day.


We all should thank our mothers as the world fights this deadly disease. And that goes for grandmothers and great-grandmothers, too.


Show your love to them in words, phone selfies or by just waving to them through a nursing home window. And if your mother or grandparent are gone just share memories of them with your families. Remembering them is a wonderful way of offering thanks for all they did for us.