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15 Reasons Being Close With Your Mom Is The Greatest

Grace_Eire Grace Eire

The fact of the matter is this: Moms are the best.

Even if you get annoyed every now and again, Mom will always be there for you. Even when you don’t think that you need her, she’ll somehow know when to show up and make everything a little bit better.

Everyone has a very personal relationship with their mom — they’re all so incredible and unique. The mother-child relationship is one of the most precious ones out there, and being close to her is sometimes the only thing that will get you through a day.

These 15 reasons being close with your mom is the greatest thing on Earth only scratch the surface. Each and every person has their own incredible reasons, but these 15 are great reminders about how thankful we should be for these wonderful ladies.

What do you love most about your relationship with your mother? Let us know in the comments and please SHARE with your mother and friends on Facebook!

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1. There's always someone to keep you company.

1. There's always someone to keep you company.

Even if you have nothing to say, there’s someone who will sit on the other end of the line with you, or next to you on the couch, and make you feel better.

2. She'll show up when you need her to.

2. She'll show up when you need her to.

Even if she’s hours away, she’ll get there to give you a hug when you really need one. A few hours’ drive is nothing if her baby needs her.

3. You know whom to call when you have good news.

3. You know whom to call when you have good news.

New job? Call Mom. New house? Call Mom. Get a raise? Call Mom. Make it through the day? Hmm… call Mom.

4. You know whom to call when you have bad news, too.

4. You know whom to call when you have bad news, too.

It doesn’t always have to be good news to talk to Mom. There’s no one you’d rather have on the other end of the line while you sob snotty tears.

5. You have a full recipe lineup at your fingertips.

5. You have a full recipe lineup at your fingertips.

Even if her signature dish is Easy Mac, there’s nothin’ else like it in the whole wide world when she makes it. But it’s a close second when you make it yourself.

6. She loves the people you love.

6. She loves the people you love.

Mom knows who is worthy of her love, and your good friends are on her list.

7. You'll always have a role model.

7. You'll always have a role model.

No, she’s not perfect, but who is? She’ll always be your guiding light.

8. You'll put up with each other's nonsense.

8. You'll put up with each other's nonsense.

Mom probably has the same ticks that you do, and will completely understand when you snap at her because you’re hungry.

9. You're both always up to speed.

9. You're both always up to speed.

You can delve into the nitty-gritty without having to explain the whole story again because she already knows everything, and she doesn’t have to ask twice when you toss around a dozen different names in one story.

10. She is a never-ending fountain of patience.

10. She is a never-ending fountain of patience.

Even at your worst, she won’t wave you away. She’ll talk through the problem and help you reach a realm of reason.

11. You don't judge each other.

11. You don't judge each other.

You would never judge her and she would never judge you — it’s a beautiful thing!

12. You'll tell each other when to suck it up.

12. You'll tell each other when to suck it up.

Yeah, she’s always there for you, but that doesn’t mean that she won’t let you know when you’re being ridiculous. You’ll do the same for her, too.

13. She won't mind one bit if you message her all day long.

13. She won't mind one bit if you message her all day long.
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Sure, there are days when she probably wouldn’t mind if you left her alone, but if you want to chronicle your saga at the pharmacy she won’t mind either. Plus, she always has the answer to “Which shampoo should I buy?”

14. You each think the other is "the cool one."

14. You each think the other is "the cool one."

She doesn’t always let on to it, but Mom could probably still hold her own, and she thinks you’re just the coolest thing since sliced bread.

15. When you're together, you're home.

15. When you're together, you're home.

It doesn’t matter if she moves around a thousand times, because wherever she is, that’s home.

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