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19 Reasons Your Nain Is The Best

Welsh Mamgus are hilariously unique, but we love them for it.

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2. She has the best family recipes that she passes down to you.

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Including Welsh cakes, rice pudding, and bara brith. And yet you never seem to be able to recreate them like she does.

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7. She used to tell you old wives' tales to stop you biting your nails or sucking your thumb.

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Mine told me that if I sucked my thumb it would grow smaller and would be out of shape with the rest of my fingers. And, obviously, I believed her.

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12. As soon as you get to her house, she sends you on random errands.

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So instead of spending time with her when you visit, you end up going to the chemist, paying her bills, and buying bread.

13. But you never leave without something.

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Usually food. Food is never wasted in Mamgu's house.

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15. And has no time for vegetarianism.

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17. She displays photos of you, your siblings, and your cousins all over her house.

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And every picture of you guys in Welsh costume obviously gets framed.

19. But best of all, she always listens to your problems over a cup of tea.

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Even if she does make you go out and get the milk first.

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