Happy Mother's Dayby Schae Richards, community editor

A mother’s love is infinite. She’s encourages, inspires and teaches her children. She comforts and supports them, just as she admires and praises them.

This Mother’s Day, take a moment to reflect on the memories with your mother.

Think back to when she first taught you how to cook, clean or do another household chore. Or think back to when she attended your high school graduation, wedding or other significant event.

Whatever the memory, your mother has influenced your life in some way or another. Treasure those memories you have with her and continue to make new ones throughout your life.

This Mother’s Day, take a moment to build your relationship.

Strive to create a stronger bond with your mother. Let it grow naturally as you spend more time with her. Try building your relationship by learning more about each other as you continue to mature and gain new interests.

This Mother’s Day, take a moment to show gratitude to your mother.

You don’t have to do something big or grand. Simply help with her with a task or offer to cook dinner. Even a simple gift – such as a card and hand-picked flowers – can mean the world to her.

Most importantly, tell her that you care and that you appreciate everything she does. And always remember to say, “thank you.”

This Mother’s Day, take a moment to tell your mother, “I love you.”

We think it. But how often do we say it? Even during the simplest times, we can forget just how much we care for our loved ones.

Take this opportunity to tell your mother that you love her and remember to say it often. Embrace her with a hug and kiss and remember to do it often.

Mother’s Day is a celebration of motherhood, a precious gift. Remember to honor your mother and other mother figures who have impacted your life and cherish the time you have with them.

Happy Mother’s Day!