As Autumn sets in, there’s a special day on the calendar that holds much significance for both moms and the workforce in the United States – Labor Day. While this holiday is a tribute to American workers, it’s also a time to reflect on the unparalleled labor of love that moms – you – provide every day.

For Labor Day MAMMA-MIYA celebrates the tireless efforts of moms as you balance work, family, and everything in between.

The Labor of Motherhood

While the traditional role of moms as caregivers and homemakers has evolved over time, one thing remains constant: the immeasurable amount of work and love you invest in raising your family while you also pursue your own interests. From sleepless nights with newborns to juggling school schedules, extracurricular activities, a career, and household chores, you are the unsung hero who keeps the gears of the family unit turning.

MAMMA-MIYA has your back as you navigate your younglings and everything else. All you need is one hand on the app as you add voice notes using Siri, events and tasks to My Day, do a mental dump with Brain Dump, use Hats to keep things colorful, and always, always take a moment to Breathe.

The Working Mom’s Struggle

The concept of “having it all” can be elusive as you balance a career and nurture a family. As we celebrate you today, it is of note that Labor Day, today, has expanded to include a broader recognition of all types of labor, including emotional and mental labor. This broader understanding aligns with the multifaceted efforts moms put forth daily – nurturing not only the physical, emotional and intellectual well-being of your kids but also tending to your own growth in professional and personal realms..

Honoring Moms on Labor Day

MAMMA-MIYA takes this unique opportunity to celebrate moms’ tireless efforts and the labor they invest in shaping the future generation. We would love for you to recognise yourself for the early mornings and late nights, the hugs and kisses,the worry, the planning, the sacrifices made to ensure a better life for your kids, and the unconditional love you provide. 

Take a moment to celebrate yourself

Quality Time: Engage in activities you love, maYbe with your family. Whether it’s a quiet picnic, a leisurely stroll, or simply sharing stories, these moments are precious.

Express Gratitude: Take the time to write a heartfelt note of gratitude perhaps to your own mom, write to us with your thoughts on Labor Day for Moms, and we hope you make good use of your Gratitude Journal in the MAMMA-MIYA app.  

Self-Care: Take a break from your daily routine. Whether it’s a spa day, a book you’ve been wanting to read, or time for a hobby, make sure you get a chance to unwind. Cement your plans by adding them to My Day as events! And make sure you tie them to the Hat that is about You!

Indulge yourself a little: Eat your favorite meal – maybe get breakfast in bed! Let yourself be pampered a little. 

Let’s make Labor Day a day to appreciate and celebrate the immense labor of love that moms provide. As we enjoy a well-deserved day of rest, let’s remember to also invest in ourselves so that we can continue to give daily, and pat ourselves on the back for our unwavering commitment.