Who loves a small gesture more than mom? Mother’s Day cards should be a quick, easy and fun way to say “I love you” (or “thanks for those sweet genes”) with the lick of a stamp. But most conventional greeting cards are sappy, tacky and, well, not great Mother’s Day gift ideas at all. This year, go with one of these wittily written or beautifully designed options, which, with the right note from you inside, will mean so much more than a splurge-y morning at one of the best breakfast restaurants in your city or, if you’re feeling flush, even a trip to the best day spas in America (though we’re sure mom would be into that, too). Here are the best Mother’s Day cards to buy this year, all available to order online.
Best Mother’s Day cards
Okay, so technically this isn’t a card for mom directly. But boy oh boy, would it warm her heart to know if a) two family members were being sweet enough to snail mail each other and b) it was about her.
The Great Lakes Goods “Mom’s awesome” card, $5 at thegreatlakesgoods.com