07 May '11, 7pm

Today, Think Of The Birth Mothers: Tomorrow, mothers around the country will have their children come to their b...

Today, Think Of The Birth Mothers: Tomorrow, mothers around the country will have their children come to their b...

Tomorrow, mothers around the country will have their children come to their beds with homemade breakfasts, little gifts, cards, kisses and hugs in honor of Mother's Day. But today is a different, less know day to honor some of the strongest women in the world. Happy Birth Mother's Day . You won't see many of them getting flowers from their adoring families, and many won't even speak about the great sacrifice that they gave to bring a baby into the world not to keep, but to give to a new family that she believed could provide a better life. I didn't even know there was such a day, until I read this powerful article : [F]or the majority of us, there was no "What to Expect When You are Expecting," no baby shower, no painting the baby's room, no organizing the closet of clothes for the first year based on month and no hand-me-downs. All of these external acts society does to c...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/womens-rights/blog/happy-birt...

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