I don't have children, never wanted any. As the "child" of my parents, lately it occurs to me
  1. Moms can't call in sick
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    When other family members are sick moms care for them. When moms are sick, everyone asks what's for dinner.
  2. Dads can fix anything
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    From broken automobiles to broken fingers to broken spirits.
  3. Moms hug good
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    Mom's hugs last long after she let's go.
  4. Dads hug good
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    I smile because he's my father. I laugh because there's nothing he can do about it.
  5. Moms make dinner
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    She knows her way around the kitchen. Nothing brings family together like a good meal.
  6. Dads make breakfast (sometimes)
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    He finds his way around the kitchen. Specialties include Froot Loops and Cheerios (with banana on special days.) And French toast, with bacon of course.
  7. Moms clean house
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    Moms love cleaning up messes they didn't make.
  8. Dads makes messes
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    So Moms will have something to do later.
  9. Moms wear dresses
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    "Because sometimes I just want to look pretty."
  10. Dad wears jeans and tees
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    Because dads are guys, and guys dress for comfort.
  11. Dads wear dresses too
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    "Because sometimes I just want to look pretty too."
  12. Moms get old, tired, forgetful
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    Even though she might think she's failing, she's the best Mom in the world.
  13. Dads get Alzheimer's
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    Some people don't believe in heroes, but they've never met my Dad.
  14. Moms and Dads deserve lots of love and attention❤
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    Now. Today.