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21 Mother's Day Gifts That Will Make Her Cry

In a good way! Like happy, I-have-the-best-child-in-the-world tears. The products in this post were updated in February 2018.

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1. An adorable book that details all the reasons you love your Mom.


4. A body-hugging pillow for all mamas (expecting or not!) to relax and snuggle with.

6. A precious necklace depicting Momma starfish and all her little starfish children.


10. A book set that bonds mothers and daughters through the power of letters.

There's something so inherently precious about handwriting a letter to a loved one. This book contains one 20 page book to share, 40 cards & envelopes, and lots of prompts if you ever get stuck on what to write about.

Get it from Uncommon Goods for $40.


11. Or — instead of exchanging letters — a book just for writing notes on your end to send her way over time.

12 fold-and-mail style envelopes in total - 10 prompted and 2 blank, meant to be sealed and postdated for Mom to read in the future.

Get it from Amazon or Walmart for $6.45.

13. A darling music box to play the tune of your own special mom-daughter song.

Choose a song you and your mom both love! "You Are My Sunshine," "Here Comes The Sun," "What A Wonderful World" and "Hedwig's Theme" are always classic choices. 🎶 💗 🎶

Get it from Simply Cool Gifts on Amazon Homemade for $54.

14. A quirky cartoon rendition of your family that'll be a lovely addition to any wall.

Customize hair color, skin tone, clothing colors and the year your clan was established.

Get it from Uncommon Goods for $75+, depending on whether you want the frame included.


16. A customized necklace crafted from a personal photo or hand-drawn doodle.

Truly ~one of a kind~.

Get a custom pendant or necklace from KidzCanDesign for $49.99+ (available in a necklace, bracelet, keychain, bookmark, or dog tag).


20. A beautiful set of measuring spoons etched with a tear-inducing quote.

21. A classic floral bouquet or spa bucket you simply can't go wrong with.

"All that I am or hope to be, I owe to my mother."

-Abraham Lincoln

Happy Mother's Day, everyone! 💛 💙 💜 ❤️ 💖

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