Mother’s Day

Good Question: Why Do We Spend Less Money On Father's Day?According to the National Retail Federation, Americans are expected to spend $13 billion on Father's Day this year. It seems like a lot, but it is just a fraction of the $21 billion we were expected to spend on Mother's Day.
Mother's Day Extra Special For Woodbury Mom Of 15One local mother is having an extra special Mother's Day. That's because she has a few more kids than most families helping her celebrate. Amy Ames from Woodbury has 15 kids. Four of them are her own birth kids, while the other 11 are adopted.
Thousands Celebrate Mother's Day At Race For The CureOn this Mother's Day, thousands took part in the 23rd annual Twin Cities Race for the Cure at the Southdale Center in Edina. It's put on every year by the Susan G. Komen Foundation of Minnesota.
Happy Mother's Day From The Sports WorldOn Mother's Day today athletes from every sport took to social media to thank the women who matter most in their lives.
Coon Rapids Mother Gets White House Mother's Day SurpriseAs a loving mother, Stephanie Tarr is teaching her boys the value of volunteering. To stay on task they gave the boy’s grandma a calendar, listing their good deeds for the year.
Choose Mother's Day Flowers That Will Live LongerLet your gift stand out by choosing flowers and plants that will last beyond the second Sunday in May.
Minn. Mother's Mission To Help Moms Get Back Into RunningFinding time to run or do any sort of workout can be difficult for any mom, especially when you're a mother of three, like Dawn Alstatt. Now, she is making it her mission to help new moms return to running.
Best Mother's Day Gifts In MinnesotaGet your mom something special this Mother's Day.
Unpacking The Psychology Of Mother's Day GiftsThis Sunday is Mother's Day and, for many of us, finding the perfect gift for mom can be tough. We checked out some ideas and talked with a psychologist about why we care so much about getting it right.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsWe are working for the weekend. It is Mother's Day weekend and there are a lot of fun activities to do with mom! But we begin with a party even the dads would enjoy.
Good Question: Why’s The Fishing Opener On Mother’s Day?For seven of the past ten years, Mother’s Day and the Minnesota Fishing Opener have fallen on the same weekend. It’s an act that any fishing family has balanced long ago. So, why do these traditions often happen at the same time? Good Question.
Minnesota Zoo Welcomes 3 Baby Snow MonkeysThe Minnesota Zoo is welcoming three new additions to their habitats: three baby snow monkeys. The babies were born April 17, April 20 and May 1 to mothers Yuki, Shumei and Yumoto.