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Leslie Hornado Showed Up at Her Mom’s House with the Best Thanksgiving Gift

Dear Mami, Thank You

Thank you season is here – but how do you put into words a thank you big enough to show your appreciation for everything our parents have done for us? Leslie Hornado’s mom became a single mother of three by the time she was 20. The Los Angeles DJ remembers going through such rough times, she and her sisters only had one egg to share of breakfast. But it was going through times like these that made her family stronger and their bond tighter. After watching Leslie’s surprise thank you to her mom, you’ll want to run to find your parents to hug them.

What are you thankful for this season? Let us know in the comments below and don’t forget to click the share button below to inspire others to thank their loved ones. 

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Thank You To All Of The Essential And Frontline Workers That Guided Us Through Covid This Year

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Thank You To All Of The Essential And Frontline Workers That Guided Us Through Covid This Year

This has been a tough year for just about everyone. Covid-19 spread across the world forcing governments and businesses to shut down. Billions of people were forced to quarantine to stop the spread of the new virus that was infecting and killing millions. Yet, despite the ongoing pandemic, some people worked to keep the world moving forward.

Frontline and essential workers maintained the essential parts of society that keep life moving forward. They kept the grocery stores stocked and managed so we could eat. They filled prescriptions to make sure that no one had to go without their medication. They kept hospitals clean so nurses and doctors could do the work of saving lives from an unknown virus that was spreading through the country.

As the world hid, a brave few worked daily to keep us in our comforts and we owe them an immense debt of gratitude.

Thank you. From the bottom of our hearts, thank you for putting yourself in harm’s way so we could survive. History will back at this time and remember the millions of people who we could not live without. They did what so many of us could not.

There was a palpable fear in the air in mid-March. Cases of an unknown virus were appearing everywhere in the world. Community spread was recorded as the virus arrived in new countries. It crossed borders with ease because of how connected the world is at this time. Borders were closed. Cities, states, and countries announced lockdown orders shuttering non-essential businesses to protect lives.

We were scared.

From that fear emerged the frontline and essential workers. Society had a chance to see the people that we need and who support us. Grocery store workers, farmworkers, pharmacists, nurses, and so many other people became our first line of defense. They braved the virus to protect us.

Thank you for everything you have done and continue to do. You are the reason we are anywhere near the other side of this pandemic. Your tireless work to maintain the flow of food, medicine, and paper products saved lives.

In thanks, mitú stands with the essential and frontline workers in urging our readers not to travel or gather this holiday season. After months of working non-stop during this pandemic, essential and frontline workers need us to stay home. They need us to do what we can to slow the spread during this second wave. By staying home, you keep them safe from potential exposures as cases continue to climb in the U.S.

We can make a big difference if we follow guidelines. We must keep practicing social distancing, wearing our masks, and listening to health care experts. Do it for the essential worker in your life. Do it for the real life heroes who continue to work as the pandemic rages on.

READ: 28-Year-Old Nurse Dies From COVID-19 Hours After Filming a Heartbreaking Video For His Family

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Mom & Dad, We Finally Understand You Gave It All Up and This Is the Least We Can Do to Say Thank You

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Mom & Dad, We Finally Understand You Gave It All Up and This Is the Least We Can Do to Say Thank You

Mami y Papi, I Just Want to Say… Thank You

We don’t always thank our parents using words, but we demonstrate how much we appreciate their sacrifices with all of the actions mentioned above. They’ve given everything up for us, and for that, we want to give them the world. We want to hand them our diplomas because that’s all they’ve ever dreamed of in return of everything they gave up for us. These thank yous are more powerful than any thank you note we can write. Grab a tissue and watch the clip above ?.

How do you thank your parents for everything they’ve done? Let us know in the comments below and don’t forget to click the share button below. 

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