If you’re looking for the perfect message to share on social media, these happy Mother’s Day meme ideas are relatable and hilarious.

By Real Simple Editors
Updated February 26, 2020
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Motherhood is many things: rewarding, impossible, frantic, glorious, uplifting, grueling—but above all, in the best times and the worst, it’s laugh-out-loud funny. This Mother’s Day, between the Mother’s Day activities, Mother’s Day gifts, and the reading of a Mother’s Day poem, gift yourself and your friends, sisters, mothers, and mothers-in-law these relatable, hilarious Mother’s Day memes.

Whether it’s your first Mother’s Day or your 50th, these hilarious memes about moms will have you doubled over laughing in no time. (And if it’s a loved one’s first Mother’s Day, consider sending a few memes with some gifts for new moms to reassure her that everything she’s feeling is normal.)

Remember when picking out clothes was fun?

You can’t fault their fashion instincts, at least.

Finally, you get it.

Time to thank your mom for everything she did.

Someone should get you a medal.

Dinner has never tasted so good.

Thank goodness for your people.

(And thank goodness you’re not the only one.)

Honestly, fair.

He better not be late on Mother’s Day, though.

It’s not all hugs and kisses

Better your hands than your handbag!

Your mother warned you this would happen

Just wait until they have kids of their own.

Perks of the job

Not sure why they even bother.

Always ready for a teachable moment

They did not just say that.

Proof you’re doing OK

Feel like you work hard at parenting all day long and still fall short? This funny meme is a reminder that every one of us lets things fall through the cracks once in a while. (And hey, you’re not harboring aliens, right?)

It’s 5:00 somewhere

Sometimes the nutrition police just wants to hit happy hour.

Hope everyone’s hungry...

At least pasta makes good leftovers!

“Sleep in?” What’s that?

And yet on school days they sleep like the dead. Go figure.

If your life were a movie...

If they only knew.

Toddlers are actual ninjas

They can master a touch-screen phone, but not potty training.

Been there, swaddled that...

You don’t have time for rookie moves.

“You look tired.” Yeah, thanks.

Eye cream? Retinol? BB cream? All the things?

When you’ve missed more than a few workouts

You’ll have time for the gym once the kids are in college.

Moms are the masters of spin

That finger painting on the wall is art. It’ll be worth millions someday.

Motherhood = next-level exhaustion

We know one mom who retreats to a local hotel the night before Mother’s Day, just to catch up on sleep.

Sleep training at its finest

Perspective: As teens they’ll pretend they don’t know you. Take those snuggles now.