What to Write on a Mother's Day Card?

What to Write on a Mother's Day Card?

Posted by Flower Station on 16th Dec 2021

Throughout the years we have mastered creating bouquets that express the true feelings of our customers. Nevertheless, the floral gift cannot be complete without a heartfelt message written on a card. That’s explicitly true when we talk about showing your feelings to a mom on Mother’s Day. You surely know at least a few moms who deserve your gratitude: your mother, grandmothers, godmother, stepmother, aunts, wives, and other strong women.

However, sometimes it’s hard to find the right words that best sum up your feelings. That’s why you're reading this article. Here, you will find heartwarming words of gratitude and respect and a bit more funny wishes to make her laugh. Whichever style you choose, we hope our ideas help you bring joy to your mom or any other woman.

what to write on a mothers day card

Wishes to Your Mom

Let’s start with the wishes for the woman that cherishes you above everything else or the person that has played the role of your mother and raised you. We have collected messages that can only be written to her. Before you dive into our suggestion, think about reminding her of your mutual experience/memory or write a phrase that she will definitely recognise you with. For example you can go with something like: “Thank you for not telling dad when I scratched the car”.

If you still struggle to find the right words, check the following suggestions.

Make Her Cry

“I thank heaven you’re my mom.”

“I hope to be a mother as great as you are.”

“You are the reason for everything I was, everything I am, and everything I will ever be.”

“God couldn’t be everywhere for me, so He created you. Thanks for everything Mom.”

“You are the only person who understands me when I cry and the only one who has the power of drying my tears.”

“From the top of my head to the tips of my toes, I love you.”

“I am blessed with a mom like you.”

“Every day I feel lucky to be able to call you Mom.”

“For all the times I didn't say it but should have… thank you, Mom. I love you.”

Make Her Laugh

“Sorry for making you angry sometimes.

I only did it because I love you!”

“Thanks for raising me up, mom. I know you like challenges.”

“I am eternally grateful for everything you taught me and all the embarrassing pictures of me you have posted on social media.”

“To my greatest teacher, the best chef, and cheapest therapist!”

“Mom, you're my favorite parent.”

“Mom, you are the only person with whom I would gladly share my chocolate.”

“You are the source of all my craziness, and I wouldn’t have it any other way.”

“Happy Mother’s Day, Mom! I love you!

BTW could you do my laundry?”

“If we made a list of the things you’ve said to me the most, “Tidy your room” would be at the top. I love you because you have always done it for me.”

wish for grandma

Wishes to Your Grandmother

So how do you thank the women that are always ready to give you an extra treat your way when no one else is looking? Some grandmas are like older versions of mom and sometimes even more caring. That’s why we have also listed a few ideas to make them feel good on Mother’s Day.

“Thank you for all the fun we had together, grandma. Thank you for all the stories you have told me.”

“Grandma, I hope to live my life the way you have been living it.”

“You have always been with me, even when I have done something bad. You’re one of a kind! Happy Mother’s Day, Grandma!”

“Grandma, I hope you can feel the hug that I put into this card! I can’t wait to see you soon and do all our favorite things together.”

“Grandma, Thank you for being there for me every step of the way despite all the miles between us. I’ll never be able to thank you enough for everything you have done for me. I love you!”

“Grandma, thank you for always making me feel special, loved, and totally spoiled.”

Check our new collection of bouquets for Mother’s Day. You can add a card with a message and a gift to make the surprise even more special

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Wishes for Your Motherly Figure

Show an extra appreciation to your stepmom or any other woman that plays a motherly figure in your life. Anyone who has played a maternal role deserves warm words on Mother's Day.

“Thank you for being my mentor, my teacher, and my mom.”

“Some mothers you're born with, some you choose. Thanks for allowing me to choose you.”

“You have been the mother that I need. Happy Mother’s Day!

“I grow more and more proud each day to call you "Mom"! Happy Mother’s Day!”

Now’s the perfect time and this is the perfect place to say "Thank You". Your care is there for me just like a mother’s love!

Inspirational Quotes to Write on a Card for Mother's Day

The mother-related quotes are perfect for those who want to write a message for colleagues, friends, or other strong women you admire. At the same time, they can be a good choice for those who have a more formal relationship with their mothers.

“Making the decision to have a baby is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside of your body.”-Elizabeth Stone

“There is no way to be a perfect mother, but a million ways to be a good one.”– Jill Churchill

“Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; A mother’s secret hope outlives them all.” —Oliver Wendell Holmes

“I realized when you look at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.” —Mitch Albom

"I've got her spirit. She's always got my back. When I look at her I think, ``I want to be just like that." —Lauren Alaina

“I believe the choice to become a mother is the choice to become one of the greatest spiritual teachers there is.” —Oprah Winfrey

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You don’t need to wait until Mother’s Day to express your feelings for the special women in your life and send them a bunch of fresh flowers. Mothers care unconditionally. They cherish us above everything else in their lives so we need to thank them everyday.

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