Mother’s Day is all about the woman in your life that helped raise you.
It can be hard to know what to say to her. So if you’re not sure what to say to your Mom on Mother’s Day, remind your Mama of your love and appreciation.
Whether for Mom, Grandma, or special someone — express the perfect Mother’s Day message.
Are you wondering what to say to Mom on Mother's Day?
Here is some inspiration to help you get going!
Sweet and Simple Mother’s Day Messages
For all you do and all you are, I love you.
Thank you for loving me, teaching me, encouraging me, and raising me.
I wouldn’t have made it this far without you, Mom! Happy Mother’s Day.
Happy Mother’s Day to the best Mom in the whole world.
Thanks for making home the happiest place to be.
Happy Mother’s Day To My Sweet Grandma.
Grandma, you are the glue that keeps us together.
You listen, support, and encourage me. Happy Mother’s Day, Grandma!
Happy Mother’s Day, Nana! Have a wonderful day.
You have a warm presence to match your generous heart. Love you, Grandma.
Thank you for being the best second Mama I could have asked for.
I am thankful for you today and every day. Happy Mother’s Day.
You may be my mother-in-law, but you’re also a great friend!
I can’t thank you enough for giving me the love of my life!
For all you’ve done, we should make every day Mother’s Day!
For Someone Special
Although I hope you already know, my love for you grows and grows!
May all the love you give to others come back to you on this special day.
I want you to know you are a significant part of my life. Happy Mother’s Day!
No one has had a more significant influence on my life than you. Happy Mother’s Day!
I’m so grateful to have a friend like you who understands what parenthood is like. Happy Mother’s Day!
Funny Mother’s Day Messages
Happy Mother's Day to my most excellent teacher, best friend, and cheapest therapist!
Mom, you're one of my favorite parents.
Congrats, you did a great job raising the best kid, me!
Thank you for raising me in a time before you could post embarrassing photos of me on social media.
A Momma is like a teabag. Only in hot water do you realize how strong she is.
Thanks for being a fun version of a Mom. And giving me all the candy!
You really put the grand in Grandma.
Thanks for spoiling me rotten with cookies and love. And cookies. Did I mention cookies?
To Grandma, with love, from your favorite grandchild.
I wouldn’t be here if it weren’t for you. Literally.
When I met you, I realized all the mother-in-law jokes aren’t true!
Dear mother-in-law, thanks for not putting my spouse up for adoption!
Let’s drop the “in-law” part. Love you!
Thanks for putting up with me. I know you like a challenge.
Happy Mother’s Day to a person I’m totally not terrified of.
For Someone Special
You have been the mother that I need. Even though you didn’t birth me, you’ve been a wonderful “Mother” to me! Happy Mother’s Day!
Happy Mother’s Day to the one person who believes I could do anything despite all the evidence to the contrary.
You’re not regular Moms. You’re a cool Mom. Happy Mother’s Day!!
You’re like a mother to me, and I mean that in a good way!
I love you, even though I’ll never accept your friend request.
Meaningful Mother’s Day Messages
I can’t begin to thank you for all the things you have done for me. You have supported and encouraged me throughout my entire life. Happy Mother’s Day!
Where would I be without you? You taught me to walk and read and write and sing and skip and ride a bike and a million other things besides. So thank you for everything, I love you, and I hope you have a beautiful Mother’s Day.
I’m so lucky that you’re my Mom. Not just because of your great advice, kindness, and patience, but also because no one else would put up with me.
You’re my role model, and I hope to be as strong as you are one day. Thank you for everything that you’ve taught me. Happy Mother’s Day.
Thanks for giving me the best things in life: Your love, care, and cooking. Happy Mother’s Day!
Dear Grandma, You always know how to lift my spirits with just a smile. That’s why I love you so much. Happy Mother’s Day!
Grandma, for the love you show me. For the memories we share. I love you. Happy Mother’s Day!
A Grandmother is a little bit parent, a little bit teacher, and a little bit best friend. Happy Mother’s Day Grandma.
I hope you know how much I admire you are. You mean everything to me. Happy Mother’s Day Gramma.
I want you to know how special and fortunate I find myself to be blessed with a Grandma as loving, caring, and wonderful as you.
Thank you for accepting me into your family. I’ve always felt a great sense of belonging, and I wanted to thank you for welcoming me with open arms. Happy Mother’s Day.
I hope it doesn’t come as a surprise that I’m thinking of you today. You’ve loved me just like a Mom.
Even though it is by marriage that we are connected, you are more than just an in-law to me. You are like a second Mom.
You’ve been like a Mom to me. Someone, I can tell anything and ask anything. Thank you for being such an important person in my life.
I’m thankful to have you as a role model. You have created a legacy that I plan to continue with my own grandchildren one day.
For Someone Special
It was hard for me to accept that I can't do everything, but you taught me that it's okay to ask for help and lean on other people. My life is so much better because of that lesson.
Thank you for everything you’ve done for me! I am sI. I am so glad to have met you and found such a significant influence in my life.
I’m so grateful to have found a second Mom in you and an awesome friend. Thanks for always being there for me.
To the world, you might just be one person, but to one person, you might just be the world. I always knew you’d be a great mom someday.
You have played such an essential part in my life, and because of you, I am the person I am today. I’m so thankful that you’re like a Mom to me in every way! Happy Mother’s Day!
Inspirational Quotes for Mother’s Day
“Mother is the heartbeat in the home, and without her, there seems to be no heartthrob.”
- Leroy Brownlow
"A mother's arms are more comforting than anyone else's."
- Diana, Princess of Wales
“If love is as sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.”
- Stevie Wonder
"To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colors of a rainbow."
- Maya Angelou
"When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child."
- Sophia Loren
A Mother’s Day Gift That Says So Much More
Whether it’s Mum, Momma, Auntie, Nanna, Grandma, or Mother-in-Law, wish all the Moms in your life the happiest Mother’s Day with a video tribute.
First, record cute and loving messages to express how much your Mom, Grandma, Aunt, or anyone else means to you. Then, add pictures to take a walk down memory lane with a slideshow of photos from the past to the present. Check out our handy guide on how to make the best mother's day video gift!
Treat your Mom to something special. It’s the best last-minute Mother’s Day gift.
Make a Mother’s Day video in minutes and outdo yourself this year.