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What To Write In A Mother’s Day Card

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Mother’s Day is an opportunity to celebrate your own, or all those women around you who have given birth to or generously welcomed one or more children into their family, and to whom they have always devoted themselves. Loving, caring and alive, these women deserve all the beautiful words in the world.

To help you find the perfect words for the woman to whom you wish to express your love and gratitude, we’ve put together a few suggestions for you, which you can use as they are, or modify to suit your age and gender. 

Here you’ll find inspiring Mother’s Day messages for :

  • your mother
  • your grandmother
  • your mother-in-law
  • your spouse
  • your sister;
  • your daughter.

Sometimes moving, sometimes humorous, these messages will find their place in a personalized greeting card. If you’d like to follow up your greeting card with an equally personalized gift, we offer a host of ideas, including mugs, puzzles and canvas prints made from the photo of your choice.

Simple Mother’s Day quotes

Sometimes, simple is best. Here are some Mother’s Day wishes that are short and sweet but still meaningful:

  • “You’ve always been my biggest supporter and my most fierce defender. Thank you for being my mom and my hero.” 
  • “You are the heart of our family, and we love you.”
  • “I am so grateful for all the sacrifices you’ve made for me.”
  • “Happy Mother’s Day to the best mom in the world!”
  • “I couldn’t have asked for a better mom than you.”

Funny Mother’s Day quotes

Laughter is the best medicine, and a little humor can lighten the mood and make your mom smile. Here are some funny Mother’s Day messages for you to consider:

  • “Mom, thanks for always being my personal ATM. You’re the best!”
  • “Happy Mother’s Day! I turned out awesome, thanks to you.”
  • “I know I’m your favorite child. It’s okay, you don’t have to say it out loud.”
  • “Thanks for not selling me to the circus when I was a teenager.”
  • “Happy Mother’s Day to the woman who gave me life and never let me forget it.”

Mother’s Day quotes for grandma

Grandmothers hold a special place in our hearts. They spoil us, teach us, and shower us with love. Here are some Mother’s Day quotes to show your grandma how much she means to you:

  • “Thank you for always having cookies and love for me, Grandma.”
  • “You are the glue that holds our family together, Grandma.”
  • “I am so blessed to have a grandmother like you in my life, who’s always ready to offer a listening ear and warm hug.”
  • “Happy Mother’s Day, Grandma! You are my role model and inspiration.”
  • “You may be a grandma, but you are still as beautiful and loving as ever.”

Mother’s Day quotes for stepmom

Stepmoms often don’t get the recognition they deserve, especially if it’s the first year. If you have a stepmom who has been a mother figure or role model in your life, consider these Mother’s Day quotes:

  • “Thank you for being more than just a stepmom to me. You are my friend and confidante.”
  • “You have a special place in my heart, and I am grateful for all the love you’ve given me.”
  • “Happy Mother’s Day to the woman who stepped up and became my mom. I’m so grateful for all of your love and support.”
  • “You’ve been an amazing role model and mentor, and I appreciate all that you do.”
  • “I am lucky to have not one, but two moms in my life. Thank you for being there for me, stepmom.”

Mother’s Day quotes from husband

If you’re wondering what to write in a Mother’s Day card for your wife, here are some ideas to get you started:

  • Thank you for being the love of my life and the mother of our children. You’re amazing. I don’t know how you do it all!”
  • “You’re the best partner and mother I could ever ask for. You make our lives better every day. Happy Mother’s Day!”
  • “I am grateful for your patience, love, and guidance as a mother and wife. Happy Mother’s Day, my love!”
  • “Happy Mother’s Day to the strong woman who balances work, family, and everything in between. You’re my hero!”
  • “Watching you be an incredible mother to our children fills my heart with joy. Happy Mother’s Day, my darling.”

Mother’s Day quotes for sister

If your sister is also a mother, use this opportunity to celebrate her and the wonderful job she is doing—especially if you’re giving her a first Mother’s Day gift. She’ll always remember what you wrote. Here’s some inspiration:

  • “Happy Mother’s Day to the world’s greatest sister and mom!”
  • “I’m grateful for all the laughter, tears, and adventures we’ve shared as sisters and mothers. Happy Mother’s Day!” 
  • “Thank you for always being there for me and being an inspiration as a mother. Happy Mother’s Day, sis!”
  • “You’re a true superhero! I don’t know how you do it all, but I’m grateful you’re my sister and role model.”
  • “Happy Mother’s Day to the sister who’s always been there to support me and love me unconditionally.”

Mother’s Day quotes for daughter 

If your daughter is a mother herself, you might want to celebrate the mother she’s become. Here are some possible Mother’s Day wishes: 

  • “Watching you become a mother has been one of the greatest joys of my life. Happy Mother’s Day, my dear daughter!”
  • “You are a wonderful mother, and I am so proud of the person you have become. Happy Mother’s Day!”
  • “Thank you for giving me the gift of being a grandmother. I cherish every moment I spend with you and your children.”
  • “I see so much of myself in you as a mother, and it fills my heart with pride. Happy Mother’s Day, my beautiful daughter!”
  • “You are an amazing daughter and an even more amazing mother. Keep up the great work, and Happy Mother’s Day!”

With all these text ideas and quotes, you’re sure to find THE way to wish a Happy Mother’s Day to those who are true women role models among your loved ones. Make Black’s your favoured destination for all your Mother’s Day online photo printing needs. And if you’d like to share some quality time with them, we’ve also put together some suggestions for Mother’s Day activities.

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