By Chesney Hearst, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazil, like the United States and many other countries throughout the world, celebrates Mother’s Day on the second Sunday of May. Dia das Mães, as the day is known here, will occur this year on May 12th and families, retailers and restaurants have already begun their preparations for the big day.
In a country where the significance of family is undeniable and where the community functions at times as one big family with many mothers at the head, there are numerous ways to commemorate those mothers and those who . . .