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Happy Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day

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Indulge with FamilyFun's Cookies & Cream Fudge

Cookies & Cream Fudge

Almond Cake With Strawberries: This fruit-topped dessert makes a gorgeous treat for Mom's special day.

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Crafty Basket: No weaving is needed to make this wooden catchall, which is perfect for holding Mom's keys, pocket change, and more.

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This unusual meringue dessert takes the idea of strawberry shortcake to new heights.

Strawberry Meringue Clouds

Salt-Water Paintings: This ingenious technique blends watercolors and salt for a beautiful, ethereal effect. Use the finished paper to wrap a containers, gifts, and more.

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Blair's Gluten-Free Fried Shrimp from "Moms' Best Recipes," a collection of classic dishes from our families to yours.

Moms' Best Recipes

For a tasty and easy-to-make Mother's Day brunch dish, try Terry's Spinach Casserole from FamilyFun's "Moms' Best Recipes" feature!

Moms' Best Recipes

Harriet's Grasshopper Pie from "Moms' Best Recipes"

Moms' Best Recipes
  • Kate Zimmer Mattson
    Kate Zimmer Mattson

    Thank you! I'll try it again.

  • FamilyFun magazine
    FamilyFun magazine

    Maybe it was the marshmallows. One of our staffers tried making the pie with some leftover marshmallows, and her pie had the same texture issue you mentioned. She said fresh marshmallows were key to a perfect pie!

  • Kate Zimmer Mattson
    Kate Zimmer Mattson

    We tried this one. We loved the mint chocolate but the texture was not so great. Kind of gummy. Maybe I should try again

Cozy Card Holders: These easy-to-sew wallets are sized just right for business cards, but you can also use them to present a gift card, jewelry, or even a heartfelt note.

Gifts Kids Can Make

Key Rings: Spruce up Mom's keychain with a sweet felt fob. You can design your own shapes or trace our templates inspired by Japanese kawaii ("cute") style.

Cute Key Rings Kids Can Make

Hand-Painted Art Jars: A bit of glass paint transforms thrift-store and recycling-bin finds into one-of-a-kind treasures perfect for gifting to Mom, Grandma, and more.

Gifts Kids Can Make

Colorful Vellum Votives: These delightful decorations let your kids' art shine and even make it simple for young ones to craft a special gift for Mom.

Fun for Little Ones

Heart Magnets: Give Mom some love with a set of these sweet and simple wooden circles.

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Strawberry Crepes: Turn Mother's Day breakfast into a berry yummy event with this simple recipe for the classic French pancakes.

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Beaded Clay Necklaces: Surprise Mom with a boho-inspired mosaic necklace your child can proudly say she made herself.

Gifts Kids Can Make

Mother's Day Bouquet: What's better than candy and flowers on Mom's special day? How about candy flowers? For each, start with a generously frosted mini cupcake, then press various candies (gumdrops, M&M's, licorice twists, mini marshmallows, and more) into the frosting.

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A Cute Keepsake Gardening Craft: Give your loved ones living hairdos with a project that's simple to make (and simply silly).

A Cute Keepsake Gardening Craft

Garden of Gratitude: This gift for teachers can be easily adapted for Mother's Day. Just make a bouquet of thank-yous to celebrate all the ways you appreciate Mom! (slide 4)

Easy-to-Make Family Keepsakes

Windowsill Vases: These little vessels look like they came off a potter's wheel but are actually hand-rolled from clay.

Keepsake Crafts for Mother's Day

Kids can make armloads of these cool crepe paper bangles for Mom, grandmothers, teachers, and others.

Keepsake Crafts for Mother's Day

Heres how to make striped paper to wrap gifts for mothers (and others). Stick lines of low-tack painters tape to a large piece of paper (test a small section first to make sure the tape wont tear the paper when its lifted). Paint the paper, then peel off the strips. Let the paper dry, then get wrapping!

For a sweet Mother's Day gift, turn an old wire whisk into a fun flower that can last for years.

Keepsake Crafts for Mother's Day

Mothers Day Twig Necklace: Easy to create but brimming with style, these one-of-a-kind necklaces make a special gift for Mother's Day or teachers.

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Posy Sewing Kit: When all the supplies are stashed in this sweet holder, stitching stray buttons or a quick hem becomes a lot more fun. This kit makes a thoughtful gift for teachers, grandmothers, or anyone who deserves a little handmade love.

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