Funny and Sweet Mother’s Day Messages for All the Moms in Your Life

By Billie •  Updated: 04/21/23 •  18 min read

Mother’s Day is the perfect time to show appreciation and gratitude to all the moms in your life. Whether it’s your own mom, your mother-in-law, your stepmom, foster mom, your wife, or a new mom, they all deserve some love and appreciation on this special day. One great way to express your love is through a heartfelt message, or through a well-timed joke intended in the spirit of love.

In this article, we’ve compiled a list of sweet and funny Mother’s Day messages that you can use to make the moms in your life feel special — because they are.

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Funny Mother’s Day Messages

Surprise your mom with some funny Mother’s Day messages, or create your own to make your mom smile:

These messages are sure to bring a smile to your mom’s face and show her how much you care in a fun and creative way. If that fails, show her some Happy Mother’s Day Memes.

And don’t wait for Mother’s Day to thank your mom for who she is, write your mom a special note of thanks today!

Write your wife a Happy Mother’s Day note, and make her day even better. Godmothers are moms, too!


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