Mother's Day

19 Powerful Books About Motherhood

Real Simple editors and readers weigh in on the books that have moved them most.

6 Boozy Mother’s Day Gifts

Mom deserves to have a good time, too.

6 Beauty Gifts for Her

Celebrate Mom with one of these six beauty treatments. From a chic nail polish set to a luxurious silk pillowcase, there’s something for everyone.

6 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day If Your Mom Has Passed

A few thoughtful, practical, and surprising ideas for honoring her memory.

Mother’s Day Cookies That’ll Satisfy Her Sweet Tooth

Stumped on what to buy Mom this year? You can never go wrong with a homemade treat. Package these cookies in mason jars or decorative tins, or set them out for teatime after Mother's Day brunch

7 Edible Gifts for Mom

This year, surprise her with something that's plain delicious.

11 Gifts With Sweet Sayings for Mom

Let these presents do the talking when it comes to showing your mother how much you care.

7 DIY Spa Gifts for Mom

Treat your mom to a luxurious spa day (sans spa) with these homemade presents.

9 Gifts to Pamper New Moms

Give mom (and her newest addition) a little TLC with these clever picks.

9 Unexpectedly Heartfelt Mother’s Day Gifts

Sure, it’s always the thought that counts. But sometimes that thought goes to the next level. We polled Real Simple’s readers and staffers on the Mother’s Day gifts that have stood out over the years.