Reminiscing with Mom

Could there be something you don’t yet know about your mother or grandmother?

Pink Daisy

Here are some questions to choose from for reminiscing on Mother’s Day or any day.

  • In what city and state were you born?
  • Where did you grow up?
  • Where did you go to school?
  • What were your childhood friends like?
  • Describe the house/apartment/place where you grew up?
  • What were some of your favorite leisure time activities when you were a child?
  • What were some of your favorite leisure time activities when you were in your 20’s, 30’s, etc…?
  • Did you go to church growing up? Was there someone who was the religious influence in your family? How often did you go?
  • What was your mother like? Are you like your mother?
  • Did your mother have a saying she always said to you or share some special bits of wisdom?
  • Did your mother ever give you something special such as a piece of jewelry, an heirloom, or letter?
  • What were some of your favorite memories of your mother?
  • Were you close to your grandmother? Describe what she was like?
  • Did you always want to be a mother?
  • What was the most important lesson(s) you taught your children?
  • What are some of the most memorable moments of being a mother?
  • How did your children get their names? Are they named after someone?
  •  What were the things you cooked that were your kids favorites?
  • What kind of activities did you do with your children?
  • What was their bedtime ritual like?
  • Did you ever receive any homemade gifts from your children? Do you still have any of them?
  • What would you like your children to know now?

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