31 Best Happy Mother's Day Messages for Friends

Last updated: March 11, 2024

There's no better way to celebrate your mom friends than to send them a thoughtful Happy Mother's Day message just for friends. Motherhood is so special and definitely one of the most important parts of their lives. While it is incredibly rewarding, it can also be tough at times. It requires patience, kindness, and the ability to find the silver lining in difficult times. And it is hard work too - packing lunches, taking care of scrapes and bruises, and helping with homework takes a lot of energy. Moms are special and deserve to be appreciated for everything they do for their families.

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Ever since 1911, we've celebrated Mother's Day on the second Sunday in May. Mothers everywhere will get cards and messages from their families. But sending a Happy Mother's Day message to a friend can be the kind of extra-thoughtful gesture that really brightens her day. So what message should you write in a Mother's Day card for a friend?

Mother's Day is a great time to give these special ladies encouragement and support for all they do. These Happy Mother's Day wishes for friends range from sentimental and heartfelt messages to funny messages that will make your friend laugh. We've also included a few Happy Mother's Day quotes to share the wisdom of others.

You know what makes your friends so special, so feel free to adjust the wording to best fit that amazing mom. Each of these messages work just as well in hand-written cards as they do in a Happy Mother's Day text message. You could even use them in a social media post to celebrate all of your mom friends.

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Happy Mother's Day Messages for Your Best Friend

We know how important best friends are for keeping us happy and sane. While we always try to thank and appreciate them on a regular basis, wishing your best friend a Happy Mother's Day is an amazing way to celebrate her on this special day.

Happy Mother's Day, bestie! Let's celebrate another year of the love and growth of your beautiful family.

Stop cleaning and stay out of the kitchen! Today is your day! Wishing you a Mother's Day full of adventure and cherished memories.

I've always felt so close to you and all your family. I love each and every story you tell about your little ones, and I'm overjoyed to be celebrating Mother's Day with you!

You've been working so hard these days, and I'm glad to hear that you're taking a day off. Tell your family it's your turn to be pampered.

Happy Mother's Day to one of my oldest friends! You've always been there for me, through my highs and my lows. Thank you for being selfless, caring, and just like a mom to me when I needed it the most.

We've been through a lot together, sharing hobbies and adventures. You've always been my special person, and now that you have a kid, you're their special person too. I love you both so much! Congrats on your beautiful family, and Happy Mother's Day!

I'm very glad to join you and your cozy little family this Mother's Day. You deserve all the celebrations, and I can't wait! Happy Mom's Day!

I've been blessed in life to have a friend like you with whom I can share my feelings. I always enjoy the time we spend together. Today, I hope you make incredible memories with your family, as they make you feel loved and cherished.

Mother's Day Wishes for Your Friend Who's a New Mom

Being a mom can be so tough, especially when it's a new experience. Sometimes all your new mom friends need for Mother's Day is a little encouragement to remind them how great they are. We think these messages can help remind your new mom friends how incredible motherhood is.

On behalf of your little one, thank you for being such an incredible mother. Though [he / she] can't say it yet, I know that [he / she] loves and respects you as much as I do. Happy Mother's Day!

To all the moms who raise their children with love and care, you make this world an amazing place to live in. I hope you know just how much I look up to you. Warmest wishes this Mother's Day!

Take a moment today to celebrate what you’ve created. Life is such a precious gift and children are such a blessing. Happy First Mother’s Day!

I know being a mom can be hard, but it is so worth it. You’re doing such an amazing job! Happy Mother’s Day!

Thank you for changing all those diapers and waking up in the middle of the night! Thank you for doing laundry multiple times a day! Thank you for being such an amazing mom! Happy First Mother’s Day!

Mother's Day Messages for that Mom Friend who Taught You Everything

How do you say thank you to the woman who showed you how to be a mom? It is an impossible task, but you can start by wishing them a Happy Mother's Day. We know how special these friends are to us and we hope that you can use these Happy Mother's Day messages for your mom mentors too!

You're always so thoughtful and caring. On this Mother's Day, you deserve to feel just as special as you make those around you feel. Here's to a day of rest and relaxation with your loved ones!

Today, just sit back, relax, and let all of us do the work. All you have to do is have a good time! Happy Mother's Day, friend!

You do everything with love and care, from raising fantastic children to being a wonderful friend. I'm so happy you're in my life. I hope your day is blessed with relaxation and warm memories.

Your incredible mothering instincts are so inspiring. How do you always seem to know when someone's sad, when someone's doing something naughty, or when someone needs help? Just like your family, I'm lucky to have you in my life. Here's to a fun Mother's Day!

Even though you're so busy with being a super-mom, you've never stopped being a good friend too. In fact, your generosity and motherhood are important parts of what makes you so powerful. Thanks for always being there for me. Happy Mother's Day!

To the mom who taught me everything I know! You’re an inspiration to moms everywhere. Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to the lovely lady who showed me how to be a mom!

To the woman who showed me how to change a diaper and make baby food. To the woman who told me that everything was going to be OK and who took me out to lunch to celebrate. Thank you! I wouldn’t be the mom I am today without you. Happy Mother’s Day!

Funny Mother's Day Messages for Friends

What better way to brighten a mom's day than to make her smile? These humorous messages do just that and would make the perfect Happy Mother's Day text message.

I hope your kids all turn out like you in the best ways: spirited, talented, and bright, with just enough mischief to keep things interesting. Happy Mother's Day, friend!

The world won’t end if you take the day off. This is what you’ve been training your husband for. And the best news is that once he’s spent one day doing what you do everyday, he’ll appreciate you so much more! Have an amazing Mother’s Day!

You're a great mom, a great friend, and always the most fun at any celebration... What can't you do? Save some talent for the rest of us! Happy Mother's day, bestie!

Roses are red, and violets are blue. Relax - there’s nothing today that you need to do! Have an amazing Mother’s Day!

The one gene you don't want to pass on to your kids is the 'trouble-maker one'. Uh-oh! Looks like it's too late for this one. Happy Mom's Day! Let's try not to get into too much trouble.

Take the day off today. You deserve a mimosa (or three), but save one for me! Happy Mother’s Day, my friend! Cheers! 🥂

Step One: Get a massage. Step Two: Have a glass of wine. Step Three: Profit. Enjoy your special day and take care of yourself. Happy Mother’s Day!

Inspirational Mother's Day Quotes for Your Friend

There is nothing more powerful than the wisdom of historical mothers and their children to remind us of how important it is to be a mom. These heartfelt quotes make easy Happy Mother's Day messages.

"Only mothers can think of the future because they give birth to it in their children."
~ Maxim Gorky
Your world is so beautiful and full of possibilities. I hope you and the kids have the most incredible day!

"Motherhood is the biggest gamble in the world. It is the glorious life force. It's huge and scary - it's an act of infinite optimism."
~ Gilda Radner
You're such a daring and positive force in my life, all the while being an incredible mother. Have a wonderful day with your charming kid[s].

"Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs since the payment is pure Love."
~ Mildred B Vermont
You deserve an award this year and every year. Happy Mother's Day to the most incredible mom I know!

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