Beyond 'Happy Mother's Day': 24 Messages of Love for 2024

Beyond 'Happy Mother's Day': 24 Messages of Love for 2024

 There’s an old saying: “Life does not come with a manual; it comes with a mother.”

Of all the gifts that life has to offer, a loving mother is the greatest of them all. If you’re lucky enough to have a mom in your life, you know she was always there - from all the packed lunches with napkin notes, to the bandages and hugs after you fell off your bike, to the kisses and cries at your graduation.

Chances are, you love your mom deeply, but you don’t say it often enough. While our superwoman should be honoured year-round, Mother’s Day is a special chance to thank her for all the love and work she put in through the years. 

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, here’s one Mother’s Day gift that can never get old: a sweet card filled with your heartfelt messages. Whether you are trying to make your mom cry or laugh (or cry-laugh), and whether she is your mother, grandmother, or mother figure in your life, these suggestions will make a perfect message to put into your Mother’s Day card. 

Here are some ideas on what to write in a Mother's Day Card for your Mom

#1 The sweet and simple Happy Mother’s Day message

Mother's Day Message Ideas - The Simple and Sweet

The day is all about her. Remind your mom of your love and how much she means to you in a personal, sweet, and simple way.

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

“Happy Mother's Day to my greatest teacher, my best friend, and my 24/7 therapist.”

“Happy Mother's Day to the glue that holds this family together.”

“You might not wear a cape, but you’re our hero. We love you, Mom.”

“Thank you for laughing with me in the best of times and sticking with me through the worst of times! You’re my absolute magician.”

“Happy Mother’s Day to the mom I aspire to be one day.”

#2 The funny and witty Mother’s Day message

Mother's Day Message Idea - The Witty and Funny

Wanna give your mom a well-deserved laugh and smile this Mother’s Day? These hilarious messages are guaranteed to make that come true.

“Sending all the hugs and love from your favourite child!”

“I love you to the moon and back even though I’ll never accept your friend request, Mom.”

“I am so blessed that you are my mother. I know I am a challenge and a stranger would not have borne me for so long.”

“No matter what life throws at you, at least you don’t have ugly children.”

“Who needs a Mother’s day present when you already have me?”

“Happy Mother’s Day! May You Forever Be Mistaken as My Sister.”

#3 The inspirational quotes to start a Mother’s Day message

Mother's Day Message Ideas - The Inspirational Quote

You are not very good with the words and don’t want to write an essay to explain how much you love your mom? Use the following mother’s day quotes as inspiration to craft a special message of your own.

“God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.” – Rudyard Kipling

“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power” – Maya Angelou

“To the world, you are a mother, but to your family, you are the world.” —Unknown

“We have a secret in our culture, and it’s not that birth is painful. It’s that mothers are strong.” —Laura Stavoe Harm

“I can imagine no heroism greater than motherhood.” —Lance Conrad

“Being a mother is learning about strengths you didn’t know you had.” —Linda Wooten

Looking for short and sweet Mother’s Day messages for other mother figures in your life?

Your search is over. We’ve gathered up a few quickest ways to say Happy Mother’s Day that you can use for your colleague, spouse, or partner.

#4 Mother’s Day corporate message for an employee or co-worker

Mother's Day Message Idea - The Work-friendly

“You're a fabulous employee and I’m sure you are an inspiring mother as well. Happy Mother’s Day to you!”

“Being a mother is a hard task but I know you are a tough lady. Warmest wishes on Mother’s Day.”

“Stay as rocking as you are. Stay as an amazing mother as you are. I am confident to say that your children are so lucky to have you.”

"Wishing you a relaxing Mother’s Day filled with all your favorite things. It’s a joy to work with such a caring and driven mom like you!"

"May your Mother’s Day be as supportive and kind as you are to all of us in the office."

#5 Mother’s Day message for your spouse or partner

“Thanks for making our home the happiest place to be. Happy Mother’s Day.”

“You give me a reason to smile every morning, and inspire me to do better each and every day. Thank you for all the things you do for our family, and happy Mother's Day!”

“I am grateful to fate for giving me such a beautiful wife, a brave fighter, and an amazing Mom to our babies. I’m very proud of you!”

"To my partner in everything: Our kids are lucky to have you, and so am I. Wishing you a truly relaxing Mother’s Day."

"Happy Mother’s Day to the person who keeps our family strong, loving, and full of laughter. You’re everything to us!"

#6 Mother's Day message for a friend who is a mom

"Happy Mother’s Day to my amazing friend! You juggle everything with grace and make it look easy. Enjoy your well-deserved day of rest!"

"Wishing you a Mother's Day that's as lively and fun as our college days but with better sleep and less homework. Have a blast!"

"Cheers to you on Mother’s Day, my dear friend! Your kids are a perfect reflection of your loving heart and spirit. Have a beautiful day!"

"Sending you a bear hug and a sloppy kiss, Mom-style! Happy Mother’s Day to my fabulous friend."

"Cheers to you, Mom! I don’t know how you do it all, but I’m so glad we’re friends so I can steal your secrets."

"To a dear friend on Mother's Day: Thank you for being an incredible mom and a true inspiration. Hope your day is as amazing as you are!"

Remember to add a surprise gift on top of the handwritten message to make her day extra special

Mother's Day Message Ideas - Add on a Mother's Day gift

Mom deserves the very best. Go beyond a handwritten card and send her a unique gift box, filled with goodness that’s sure to melt her heart with our curated gift collection for Mother's Day, or Build Your Own Gift Box — From gorgeous jewellery, charming fresh flowers, irresistible cookies, all-natural skincare items, to stylish tote bag and beautiful candles, we’ve curated amazing products so you can mix and match the best Mother’s Day gift box ever. 

But most importantly, be sure to make time for mom — that’s probably every mom’s favourite Mother’s Day gift! 

P/S: Check out our 2024 Mother's Day Gift Delivery Guide in Singapore for more gift ideas.

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