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Tornado mom gets a Mother's Day surprise to remember
Stephanie Decker, who lost her legs shielding her kids from a tornado, has been working hard at her recovery. When TODAY brought her to New York this week, she suspected there might be a surprise in store, but she had no idea what to expect.
Time cover mom defends breast-feeding 3-year-old son
The controversial Time magazine cover, which shows Jamie Grumet breast-feeding her nearly 4-year-old son as he stands on a chair, has caused a frenzy among parents and the media. Grumet defends the cover and the theory of attachment parenting.
Commentary: What the breast-feeding backlash says about us
When it comes to Time magazine’s cover of a mother breast-feeding her nearly 4-year old son, there’s one thing most of us can agree on: It’s shocking. We’re simply not used to seeing a child of that age suckling his mother’s breast.
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Moms rule! Tell her so with an e-card
Mother's Day is Sunday! Tell mom how you appreciate her with a personalized TODAY.com Mother's Day e-card.
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Affordable Mother's Day gifts
The big day for moms is coming up (Sunday, May 13). Whether she's the mom-on-the go, athletic mom or the mother who can't get enough of beauty products, these gifts will melt any mother's heart.
TODAY show photo features
HBO Luxury Lounge In Honor Of The 69th Annual Golden Globes - Day 1
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  Celebrity moms 2012
Angelina Jolie, Sandra Bullock, Tina Fey and more big stars are among Hollywood's most famous working mothers.
Image: Male Sumatran orangutan spends time with its cub inside their enclosure at city zoo in Moscow
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  Animal moms and babies
It doesn’t get more adorable than a baby orangutan clinging to his mother or a polar bear mom licking her cub.
Willow Smith (L) and Jada Pinkett Smith
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  Hollywood moms and daughters
There's no business like show business in these families, where daughters have followed mom into entertainment careers.
  Best Mother’s Day Recipes
Treat mom to Martha’s lemon coffee cake
Are you lost on what to give mom on her special day? Why don't you make her some dessert! Try Martha Stewart's sweet and tangy recipe for Meyer lemon coffee cake.

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  Former ‘tiger mom’ says she was wrong
The trend of “tiger parenting,” strict parents who push their children to achieve big goals, has been a topic of debate among parenting experts recently. One mom says we’re in danger of raising a generation of stressed-out kids if “tiger parenting” continues – she knows because she used to be one. NBC’s Kelly Cobiella reports.

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