If your relationship with your mom is rooted in humor, you should consider getting a funny Mother's Day 2020 gift this year instead of the usual flower bouquet. Flowers are fine, don't get me wrong — I'm merely suggesting you shake it up this year and get her something she's not expecting. While the holiday is about honoring your mom and making her feel loved and appreciated, it's also about having a good time with her and making new memories. So really, how many more sweet and sentimental mom mugs can you get her before she can't close the cupboard? Get her something she doesn't have, or doesn't know she needs — like a good laugh.
Here, I've put together a list of humorous gifts that are still thoughtful and not total gags. Because there's a difference between getting your mom a whoopee cushion and a wine glass that has a funny phrase on it. You'll still be taking Mother's Day seriously — you'll just be making it a bit more fun, a bit more interesting, and sparing your mom yet another mug. Unless, of course, that mug has something really funny written on it, because in that case, you should totally get it.
Flashcards To Help Her With Her Slang
Give your mom a gift that you can enjoy together. These slang word flash cards will be a big hit at brunch. Pass them around, share your favorites, and test your mom's knowledge.
A Scarf With A Classic Book Printed On It
If your mom is a book worm, this scarf was literally made for her. It actually has classic literature printed on it, so she can read it, keep warm, and be a trend setter, all at the same time.
A Literal Awkward Family Game
Increase the fun standard at your next family gathering by gifting your mom this hilarious game. It's time to get rid of the Monopoly game that's missing half the pieces.
Socks With Your Face On Them
If your mom has a great sense of humor, get her a pair of socks with your face all over them. Remind her that you're her favorite child every time she opens her sock drawer.
"I'm A Cool Mom Wine Label"
If you've watched Mean Girls with your mom, this is a must. This wine label will adhere to any bottle, so you can get your mom a wine that she really likes so that the gift isn't a total gag.
"I Won't Poison Your Food" Apron
If your mom isn't too sensitive about her cooking, this apron is a hilarious and useful gift. Plus, it's actually pretty cute.
Dumbass Kid's Shirt
Gift your mom this hilarious shirt if you're OK with the fact that you're the butt of the joke.
An Acceptable Mug
I know, I know, I said no mugs! But this mug is so funny, she can make room for it.
A Game Just For Moms
If your mom is always begging you to play Words With Friends with her, this is the perfect gift. Now she can play with herself — plus, the font is comically large so that she can see without her double reading glasses.
Candy Crush Champion's Mug
I know, I know, I said no mugs! But if your mom is the undefeated champion of Candy Crush, this is the mug for her. Despite the fact that she already has too many mugs, she'll be glad to swap one out so this one fits.
A little humor goes a long way, especially if these socks actually bring some more wine into your mom's life. At the very least, they look super cozy.
Custom Face Cookie Cutters
Give your mom a little laugh the next time you whip up a batch of cookies — with her face on them! She'll definitely appreciate the gesture (even if she does have to watch you bite into her cookie head).
Mom-Themed Coloring Book
Coloring isn't just for the kids. Get your mom this funny coloring book for adults that has totally relatable themes about her life as a mother. Plus, coloring can actually be super stress-relieving.
Mother Of The Year Phone Case
Let your mom know she's the "mother of the freaking year" with this phone case so that she can let everyone else know, too. Plus, it's made of gummy material so she can keep it for a long time and be "mother of the year" every year.
Funny Makeup Bag
If your mom wears makeup, this is a great gift to get her. It's a total mood and your mom will have a nice chuckle every time she reaches for her makeup bag.