Mother's Day

Mums. We literally wouldn't be where are we without them. Come and celebrate mothers and Mothering Sunday (6 March 2016) with us – and get some great ideas on gifts to give your own mum.

 


The oddest Mother's Day cards

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Writing a quick 'Thanks, I love you' doesn't seem difficult, but apparently, it's a lot harder than it looks.

Mother's Day Menu

Whether you're cooking for your mum or just want to leave some helpful hints for the family, this foolproof menu is the way to go.



Moments you realised you were becoming your mother

You always swore it would never happen, but one day you catch yourself tutting and realise the transformation has begun. You're not alone.

Mother's Day gifts sorted

Stumped for ideas? We've put together a list of lovely things to inspire you (or to forward on to your own kids)



Books for Mum

Books last much longer than flowers, so if you're looking for something different to give this Mother's Day here's our fabulous selection of this year's favourites.

Mother's Day do's and don'ts

Step one: Don't forget. Everything else is probably a bonus. Here's our top advice for partners and children to make your Mother's Day memorable for all the right reasons.



The best advice your mother gave you

Older, wiser, and just waiting for a chance to impart their knowledge – Mumsnetters recall the sage life lessons that their own mums have passed down to them.

Ways mothers have shown love

Hankies at the ready – Mumsnetters share the ways in which their own mums have shown them how truly loved they are (weeps unashamedly).