Happy Mother's Day 2016

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Mortgage and Lending with George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages NMLS #65149

 

Happy Mother's Day 2016.  On Mother's Day we always try to do something special for the Mother's at our Church.  So the last six years we have started what has become a tradition for us, serving breakfast to our mother's and expecting mother's on Mother's Day.

The breakfast is cooked by several men of the congregation, and the Mother's are served by their children, both young and old.  Both the men and children find it is a great way to serve Mother's who serve them all year long, and try to start their day in a special way.

Last year was the first Mother's Day for my daughter in-law, and my gorgeous granddaughter Elizabeth.  It was a special Mother's Day Breakfast not only for them but for my son, my wife, and myself.  This year my son, daughter in-law, and Elizabeth will not be able to be there since they have moved to Pickens, South Carolina.  But it will still be a special day for my wife, because she will be served breakfast by our youngest son.

After all the Mother's have been served, fathers and kids get to sit down in a separate area and get something to eat.  Since the kids served their Mother's the food, the men then do the cleaning up at the end.

Hopefully this is something we will continue at our Church for many more years to come.  But more importantly we recognize that Mother's should be honored not just once a year on Mother's Day but everyday of the year.  Hope you enjoy the pictures below I took of our Mother's Day Breakfast At the Ward Street Church of Christ last year. 

 

Happy Mother's Day 2016

to all Mother's, and I hope this was a special day for every Mother everywhere.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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George Souto NMLS# 65149 is a Loan Originator who can assist you with all your #FHA, #CHFA, and #Conventional #mortgage needs in Connecticut. George resides in Middlesex County which includes #Middletown, #Middlefield, #Durham, #Cromwell, #Portland, #Higganum, #Haddam, #East Haddam, #Moodus, #Chester, #Deep River, and #Essex. George can be contacted at (860) 573-1308 or gsouto@mccuemortgage.com

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George Souto NMLS# 65149 is a Loan Originator who is licensed in #CT, #RI, #MA, #NH, & #FL and can assist you with all your #FHA, #Conventional, #VA, #USDA, and #State Bonded Progam #mortgage needs in #CT, #RI, #MA, #NH, & #FL. George resides in Middlesex County which includes #Middletown, #Old Saybrook, #Middlefield, #Durham, #Cromwell, #Portland, #Higganum, #Haddam, #East Haddam, #Moodus, #Chester, #Deep River, and #Essex. George can be contacted at (860) 573-1308 or souto@snet.net

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Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
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What great photos. That looks like it was a lot of fun. I hope you have a wonderful day today surrounded by loved ones 

May 07, 2016 09:39 PM #1
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Nina Hollander
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Good morning, George... I love how you write about this event each year. It sounds really wonderful.

May 07, 2016 09:44 PM #2
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Barbara Todaro
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Good morning, George Souto and look at all of those lucky mommies being served breakfast by you.... what a nice morning for them...

May 07, 2016 09:46 PM #3
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Joan Cox
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George, I think this is such a great event, and wish your son and his family were still in town!  

May 07, 2016 11:02 PM #4
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Myrl Jeffcoat
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What a wonderful way to spend Mother's Day, George!  Moms with their families and their community as well!

May 08, 2016 12:03 AM #5
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Kathleen Daniels
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George, That is such a wonderful thing to do. I hope the tradition carries on and on. I agree. Mother's need to be honored every day of the year ... not just on one special day. However that one special day is appreciated. 

The same holds true for Fathers.  Honoring every day ... and on one special days as well.  What does the church do for Father's Day ... George Souto?? 

May 08, 2016 01:17 AM #6
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John Pusa
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George Souto Very nice tradition to celebrate the Happy Mother's Day.

Happy Mother's Day to all moms!

May 08, 2016 05:00 AM #7
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George Souto , I remember your Mother's Day blog from last year about the Mother's Day Brunch at your church.  Your church is celebrating Mother's Day such a giving way and making all the mother's feel cared for.  A great annual thing to do.

May 08, 2016 08:03 AM #8
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Hello George Souto I remember your post from last year's event and this is such a lovely tradition to continue!

May 08, 2016 10:34 AM #9
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Truly this was a very special day!!!

I know it has to be hard on you knowing that baby Elizabeth is so far away. I'm in the same boat. 

May 08, 2016 11:05 AM #10
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Larry Johnston
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Hi George Souto ,  I think that is a great tradition you have at you church.  They all look like they are enjoying their day.

May 08, 2016 11:52 AM #11
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This is awesome George, glad you had some fun. Happy Mothers Day.

May 08, 2016 12:47 PM #12
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A very nice tradition George, well worth the efforts and hopefully it will be carried forward

May 08, 2016 12:49 PM #13
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Joe Petrowsky
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Good morning George. With all the smiles, looks like everyone that attended enjoyed themselves.

May 08, 2016 06:11 PM #14
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Gabe Sanders
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Hi George.  What a wonderful way to celebrate Mothers.  Looks like the guys did a great job.

May 08, 2016 08:54 PM #15
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Good morning George!  Thank you for sharing your Mother's Day with us.  It sounds like your family had a wonderful day.

May 09, 2016 12:21 AM #16
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Sounds like a tradition that any Mom would just love and want to enjoy every year !

May 09, 2016 06:33 AM #17
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George

What a fun and eaningly tradition this must be. And a pleasure for the guys to cook and serve all these very special Mothers!

Jeff

May 09, 2016 09:46 AM #18
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Good morning George Souto ,

I love this tradition your church started 6 years ago! I'm sure the mothers all appreciate this special day a little more with you cooking and serving them breakfast!

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