Life Lessons from Mom


“Mom.”  The word itself may be short and sweet, but the impressions, memories and sentiments it brings to mind are anything but.

For some, moms are superheroes swooping in to wipe the tears away and kiss scraped knees. For others, they are your sole confident and best friend. And for most, they are one of life’s most treasured sources of wisdom, love and support.

We recently asked patients, employees and their family members to share with us what their mom’s mean to them in celebration of all moms for Mother’s Day. “I wouldn’t be near the man without you,” says Scott Oxarart, Renown Digital Content Editor. “Everything you’ve given to me has made me a better person and made me want to be better.”

Find out whose mom told her to be “nice to people even if they’re being mean to you,” who describes their mom as “selfless” and “patient,” and who’s going to be a grandma for the first time. Be prepared to reach for the tissue box!

SHARE WITH US: What’s your favorite memory of your mom? Tell us in the comments below.