My Mother's Kiss: A Mother's Day Memory Can Be Found in the Smallest Things by Mindy Hudon, M.S., CCC-SLP

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My Mother's Kiss: A Mother's Day Memory Can Be Found in the Smallest Things

When I was a little girl, I used to watch my mom get ready for work. I was fascinated watching her put on makeup and do her hair. I wanted to be just like her, so I used to pretend to put my makeup on, too. 

My favorite part was when she would blot her lipstick on a square piece of tissue and her red lips would be imprinted on the sheet. I would wait patiently until she handed me the square piece of tissue. Happily, I would gallop off with my mother’s kiss. I don’t even know if she realized how special that was to me. 

I love you, Mommy, and happy Mother's Day to all! 

Donna John
Beautiful, Mindy Hudon, M.S., CCC-SLP . What a wonderful memory to have. What are your plans for Mother's Day?
Elisa All Schmitz 30Seconds
I love this, Mindy Hudon, M.S., CCC-SLP ! I remember putting a lipstick "kiss" into the palm of my girls' hands when they wouldn't want me to leave at preschool drop-off. With those same girls now blotting lipstick of their own as they run out the door, I'm the one who's missing those memories!! Happy Mother's Day! Donna John
Mindy Hudon, M.S., CCC-SLP
I just saw this on the feed. I wrote this a few years ago. I miss those red lip tissue kisses!

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