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100+ DIY Happy Mother’s Day Gifts, Recipes, Decorations & More

Give mom the treat of having a Happy Mother’s Day with these DIY ideas. Homemade foods and gifts are always the best way to show how much you care.  Get all of the inspiration you need including food, gifts, decorations, and gift tags all in this one post.

No matter what you decide to make for mom, be sure to make it a very Happy Mother’s Day!

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Happy Mother's Day Gifts, Decorations, Recipes

Instead of picking up a generic card at the store why not make it special with this Stitched Photo Mother’s Day Card so mom can cherish this memory instead of tossing it in the garbage when Mother’s Day is over.


If mom is a country girl at heart and enjoys a mason jar as much as I do then you have to check out these 30 Mason Jar Ideas for Mother’s Day. Including candles, face scrubs, knitting storage kits, and printable tags for everything you are giving. You are sure to put a smile on mom’s face with one of these ideas!


Add a little color to mom’s kitchen with these color dipped wooden utensils with adorable and free printable gift tags.

Get the little ones involved in the gift-making process with these 25+ Mother’s Day Crafts for kids.

Make this Mother's Day Banner in minutes! A lovely homemade gift for mom with a sentimental saying too.
Make this Mother’s Day Banner in minutes! A lovely homemade gift for mom with a sentimental saying too.

Don’t forget to decorate and set the scene for your Happy Mother’s Day party with this banner. Add a special note or inspirational quote for a nice wall hanging for mom to enjoy everyday.

Make mom a meal she will never forget with these 10 recipes that are perfect for Mother’s Day.

mothers day boxes

I love putting a new twist on a classic gift and this is the perfect DIY project for a really Happy Mother’s Day. DIY Box of Chocolates, it just doesn’t get any sweeter than that! My mom would enjoy this gift as long as I filled them with her favorite candy.

Why not spend some time with mom and give her a Movie Night Care Package filled with candies and a Redbox gift card.

Really surprise her by sticking around to watch a couple movies with her to make this a really memorable and Happy Mother’s Day.

With these 9 DIY Mother’s Day Gifts, you may want to make something special for your mother in law too.


It’s not a party without a cake, well that’s my story and I am sticking to it! So why not make a cake that mom will not soon forget, this Banana Coconut Bundt Cake will have mom looking forward to next year after she finishes the last bite.

mothers day boquet

Grab some cardstock and a few other simple supplies to make mom an adorable DIY flower bouquet. 

If you still haven’t figured out what to get mom then check out these 25 Fabulous DIY Mother’s Day Gift Ideas or just pick up an Amazon gift card so mom can choose something for herself.

To all the super mom’s out there, Happy Mother’s Day!

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My journey started after a Crohn's disease diagnosis, inspiring a commitment to well-being. This site shares my distinctive approach to healthy living with my collection of nutritious recipes that boast authentic flavors, mimicking the indulgence of traditional dishes. I love sharing guilt free recipes for low carb, keto, gluten-free, paleo, and the specific carbohydrate diet. I also share tips on natural living, including homemade cleaners and cleaning hacks. I also share my experience as a veterinary technician and pet groomer, to integrate pet health tips, homemade dog food recipes, and grooming insights to ensure your pets thrive.

Becca A

Friday 19th of August 2016

Love these ideas for all year long!

Rose Cottrill

Saturday 7th of May 2016

All these posts for MOther's day makes me miss my Mom so much. All I want is to be with her for this special day.

Shaney Vijendranath (youbabyandi)

Thursday 5th of May 2016

Thank you for the ideas. I didn't plan anything yet and it is around the corner. Eeeek. I've been sooo busy that I never really had time to buy a gift yet.


Wednesday 4th of May 2016

For Mothers Day I made a soap dispenser out of a mason jar =) It turned out really cute and I can't wait for Mothers day <3


Wednesday 4th of May 2016

That's awesome, I bet your mom will love it!


Wednesday 4th of May 2016

I love all of these Mother's Day gift ideas, especially the color dipped wooden utensils. I know that my mom would love something like that!

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