By MARTHA SMITH
Special to the Standard
Typically, Motherâ€™s Day is a time to wax sentimental about all the sacrifices our moms made for us and how they established family rituals we recall warmly.
But we all know itâ€™s not so simple. Most moms â€“ no matter how distinguished their public lives or how glowing their history as maternal role models â€“ also have funny little quirks. They do or say things in unforgettable ways that, years later, pop into our minds provoking uncontrollable laughter.
Southern Rhode Island Newspapers
SATURDAY, MAY 12
Richmond at URI, 1 p.m.
Mount Hope vs. Exeter-West Greenwich at Wawaloam Field, 3 p.m.
Westerly vs. Narragansett at Sprague Park, 6:30 p.m.
Cumberland vs. South Kingstown at Old Mountain Field, 11 a.m.
Prout vs. Rogers at Cardines Field, 1:15 p.m.
North Providence at West Warwick, 6 p.m.
South Kingstown at Moses Brown, 11 a.m.
Lincoln at Chariho, 3 p.m.
Smithfield at Coventry, 11 a.m.
La Salle vs. North Kingstown at Ryan Park, 12 p.m.
Prout vs. South Kingstown at Broad Rock Field, 6 p.m.