Think maybe Mom didn't really notice those Mother's Day cards you've sent over the years?
Think again. Chances are she still has every one of them.
Because to her, they're more than cards-they're memories.
But they're not just any old memories. They're keepsakes.
The forever kind of memories. And to think you can make them
Hallmark Cards has tips on how to make your Mother's Day
card a keepsake. (Hallmark has been producing cards for this
holiday since the early 1920s.)
- Little Masterpiece: Include drawings from little
ones, either on the card or tucked inside. (Don't forget to
help them sign their masterpieces.)
- Give her a hand: For really little ones, a handprint
(or footprint) makes a special memory-put it right on the card.
(This makes a nice yearly tradition.)
- Mommy-to-Be: Write a little note from baby saying
he/she can't wait to meet her.
- "Mom Moments": Include a personal note about one of your favourite memories with Mom.
How did she make it special?
- Your Message Matters: Tell her that you love
her...and tell her why. What does she do that makes her a good
mom? Let her know how much you appreciate it. And don't be
afraid to get a little sentimental-moms love sentimental.
It's that easy. This Mother's Day, you can make a simple
card become a forever kind of memory. It doesn't mean a lot of
work. It doesn't mean a lot of time. But to her...it just might
The Hallmark Gold Crown Mother's Day gift collection includes decorative linen pillows and sachets, photo frames, candles, and treasure keepers. A textured ceramic collection includes vases, candle holders, a teapot, mugs and flower pots with geometric or floral patterns in a fresh neutral color palette.