Meaningful Mother’s Day Gifts Kids Can Make

Mother’s Day is only a few weeks away. Don’t leave it to the last minute, start planning now. These meaningful Mother’s Day gifts kids can make are the perfect way to surprise moms and grandmas with a thoughtful gift they’ll cherish for years.

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I seriously have one of the best moms in the world. I know everyone thinks their mom is the best but mine still goes out of her way every year to work with my kiddos to create incredible and sweet gifts for me on Mother’s Day. That’s why I push every year to do the same thing.

Of course, I’m also a busy mom with three kids and 3 sets of grandparents so that adds up to a lot of Mother’s Day gifts each year. That’s why it’s my mission to find meaning Mother’s Day gifts kids can make that also don’t break the bank. That’s exactly what these gifts do!


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Kid Made Mother’s Day Storybooks

This gift is perfect for kids from 3 all the way to 17 to make for mom this Mother’s Day. They can write a true story about a time they spent together or create an entirely fiction piece for mom. After the story is written, don’t forget to take it to the next level with some awesome illustrations!


Close Up of Dragonfly Fingerprint Planter

DIY Dragonfly Fingerprint Succulent Planters

Little ones love making these dragonfly fingerprint planters for mom. They are super easy and budget-friendly to make. For moms who love plants, fill them with live succulents. If mom has more of a brown thumb, simply plop a faux succulent inside with some stones.


Birch Bark vases with fake flowers inside

DIY Birch Bark Bud Vases

These birch bark vases are seriously so easy to make. Once they’re made, fill them with wild flowers the kiddos pick themselves and surprise mom with it on Mother’s Day!


Kids Artwork on Wooden Coasters

How to Turn Kids Artwork into Coaster Sets

This is another great idea for kids of all ages. Teenagers can make the entire project alone. Little kids need an adult to burn the pictures into the coasters. These are a great gift that make a wonderful keepsake for mom.


Watercolor Sharpie Mug on Stack of Books

DIY Monogram Stenciled Sharpie Mug

With the help of stencils, this Sharpie mug is easy-peasy to make even for kids. Simply place your stencils, color them with your markers, and let it dry. Have an adult bake it and it’s ready to gift!


Red and Blue Stamped Mother's Day Card

Kid Crafted Mother’s Day Cards

These Mother’s Day cards are the perfect addition to those lovely gifts. Recycle containers to carve up a beautiful design then stamp it with paint onto a card blank. Let dry and fill with a sweet sentiment inside for mom.


Picture Framed in Sequinned Magnetic Frame

DIY Magnetic Sequin Picture Frame

This magnetic picture frame is another meaningful Mother’s Day gift kids can make. All you need are a few materials from the dollar store and you’re good to go. Fill the frame with a sweet picture of the kiddos and boom! You have a thoughtful and budget-friendly gift.


Baby Covered in Paint Next to Painted Paper

Easy Painted DIY Wrapping Paper

Of course, you need a way to wrap all of those meaningful Mother’s Day gifts. Why not make the wrapping paper as thoughtful as the gift inside? This painted DIY wrapping paper is exactly what you need to complete the package.


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These Mother’s Day gift ideas are so easy, you won’t find yourself procrastinating until the weekend of to get your gifts ready. These meaningful Mother’s Day gifts kids can make have everything you need to make, wrap, and gift for all of the moms in your life.

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