Last Minute Gifts for Mother’s Day: For When Time Ran Away from You!

These last minute gifts for mother's day will save the day!

Mother’s Day is this coming Sunday and if you’re like me you probably had the best of intentions to be organised this year, but time ran away with you. Do not worry though. With the help of some of my readers we’ve pulled together a wonderful list of last minute gifts for Mother’s Day. So whether you need a gift for your own mom or grandma, or you just want a list of ideas to give to your husband we’ve got you covered.

Last Minute Gifts for Mother’s Day

Washi Tape Cards

Pamela from MacDonald’s Playground has highlighted a wonderful charity called Girls Love Mail and has shared a tutorial for making the most beautiful cards with Washi tape. Make one for your mom for Mother’s Day and then make one for a friend, just because.

Printable Mother's Day Card

Aki from Minted Strawberry has designed some printable Mother’s Day cards for you. Why spend money on a commercial card from the store when you can give your mom one of these amazing cards instead?

Mother's Day books

Ciara from Our Little House in the Country has rounded up five children’s books that are all about mommies. I love this idea because it was something I hadn’t thought to do with my kiddos. What better way to spend Mother’s Day than cuddled up with your littles reading a book together?

Edible Mother's Day cards

Anna from In the Playroom has a recipe/tutorial for making edible Mother’s Day cards! What mama wouldn’t want to receive a card with a cute little cookie on the front that she can much on. Yum!

Homemade gifts

Kelli from Freebie Finding Mom has rounded up 25 homemade Mother’s Day crafts and 25 homemade Mother’s Day cards that are suitable for kids and adults to make.

Tea Cup Bird Feeder

Erin from My Mommy World shared a tutorial for making a tea cup bird feeder. If your grandma loves to sit and watch the birds in her garden while enjoying a cup of tea then this is the perfect Mother’s Day craft for you!

pop up card

Over at Tot Schooling Viviana shows you how to make a pop up Mother’s Day card. It looks fabulous but is easy enough for your kids to make. Another one to pass on to Daddy I think!

Coffee filter flowers

Tiffiny over at Spark and Pook helped her daughter rustle up some gorgeous coffee filter flowers, complete with a vase. She took photos along the way so that you can make this wonderful craft too.

Slipper cookies

Kim from Kid Pep shared a recipe for some really cute Mom’s slippers cookies, just perfect for mom to nibble on while she puts her feet up on Sunday.


Leilani at Just a Touch of Crazy has designed some beautiful Mother’s Day printables for you, but wait until you see what she’s done with the transparent one. Go now quick and take a look!

Strawberry cupcakes

Amber at Snapshot and Snippets has created the most delicious looking strawberry cupcakes. You’ll want to cook up a huge batch of these because everyone will want a bite on Mother’s Day!

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