- Yolanda Mayeza is a young lady based in Pretoria
- She lost her mom six years ago
- She celebrates her mom's birthday every year on her behalf and has turned it into something special
A young lady from Pretoria has turned her late mother's birthday into a beautiful occasion that brings a smile to her face instead of tears.
Yolanda Mayeza took to Twitter to share her heartwarming story yesterday, Briefly.co.za gathered. She said she lost her mom six years ago and added:
Today is her birthday. I've decided to celebrate her birthday on her behalf every year. I've managed to make a day that usually brings tears to my eyes into something special that puts a smile of my face.
Yolanda accompanied her post with a photo of her mom and an image indicating her mom's date of birth and date of passing.
In a subsequent post, she said she dreamt of her mother for the first time in six years. This made her emotional.
Yolanda's Twitter followers sent her warm messages of support as she commemorated her late mom's birthday.
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