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Moms Are Sweet as Chocolate

Updated on May 1, 2015

What Would We Do Without Our Mother?

A good mother is as sweet as chocolate. She will be there to pick us up when we fall. She is there to teach us to be grown ups. Become the best we can be. Mother will give us comfort when we are feeling blue. She will wipe away our tears.

What would we do without our mother?

After all, she gave us life.

Mother's Day is a celebration honoring motherhood. Celebrated on different dates pertaining to which country you live in. In the United States, Mother's Day is celebrated on the second Sunday of May.

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Leonidas Belgian Chocolates - A taste of heaven

Close your eyes and take a taste of heaven with these Belgian chocolates. Picture yourself in a place where nothing else matters but the taste of rich dark chocolate and creamy enticing filling. Or enjoy one of the chocolate covered caramels. Every assorted flavor will make your taste buds jump for joy.

Make Chocolate Candy for Mother's Day - Surprise Her with This Edible Treat


Any Occasion with Chocolate for Mother

Being a mother, chocoholic and we are what we eat, you could say that I am as sweet as chocolate.

Your mother will enjoy a chocolate plate, cards, suckers and hearts made with real chocolate in these incredibly cool molds.

Mother will love the chocolate mold plate

Busy Mom Card


New Mom and Baby Card


Mothers (unknown author)

Mothers are full of love and laughter
Filling our hearts forever after.

Mothers are always loving and dreaming
Putting up with us and all of our scheming.

Mothers are sweet smiles and happy faces,
Forgiving us our troublesome disgraces.

Mothers deserve this day of their own
To be queen of our heart and of her home.

Mother's Day or Any Day to Say You Care

For Her: Mother's Day Gift Ideas - View Here

by Sandyspider on Zazzle

The first card on here speaks for itself, showing how busy mother's are. The second are is for the new mother. The link above will take you to my Zazzle shop where there are many cards and gift ideas for that special lady in your life.

Chocolate in a Photo Gift Box

A Lasting Gift

Give mom this box of candy within a wooden box, lined in soft felt with a window lid to place precious photos

Chocolate, Nuts and Crunch Gift Basket

Yummy Goodness in a Gift Box

Great Gift Idea to Send to Mother

My mother had lived nearly 2,000 miles away from where I live. To wish her a wonderful Mother's Day, I would send a card. Often flowers, a gift, a basket of fruit or chocolate would follow.

Mother tucking the children in


My Mother (by Ann Taylor)

Poem Shown in These Cards

Who ran to help me when I fell,

And would some pretty story tell,

Or kiss the place to make it well?

My Mother

Mother and her dear child


Two Vintage Image Cards

Vintage Mother and Children Sleeping Card

Vintage Mother and Child Card by Sandyspider on Zazzle.

This beautiful poem by Ann Taylor that is shown above is featured in these two cards.

Keep the poem or replace it with your own sentiment.

See the link above on this page to view these cards.

Dozen Chocolate Long Stem Roses

Chocolate Roses Will Say I Love You Mom

What is better than roses and chocolate all in one? I for one would love a dozen of these roses.

Mother's Poem (by Washington Irving)

Poem Shown in These Cards

A mother is the truest friend we have,

when trials,

heavy and sudden,

fall upon us....

Vintage Mother and Daughter Cards

Images Before 1923 on Cards for Mother

Vintage Mother and Daughter Card and Vintage Elderly Mother and Daughter Card by Sandyspider on Zazzle. Find these and much more with the link below.

For Her: Mother's Day Gift Ideas - View Here

Mother's Day Poem Roses Poster - Wonderful Gift Idea - Click on Link Below to Purchase

Mothers Day gift Mom poem roses card Poster - click on link below

© 2011 Sandy Mertens

Are Moms Sweet as Chocolate? - Thanks for commenting

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      Sandy Mertens 22 months ago from Frozen Tundra

      I agree Nadine. A good time to eat that chocolate for yourself.

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      Nadine May 22 months ago from Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

      Your hub reminded me that Mother's day is a good excuse to eat a whole bar of chocolate all by myself!

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      Lizbet 3 years ago

      A plsgniealy rational answer. Good to hear from you.

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      Sandy Mertens 3 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      CherylsArt That is pretty funny. I wish I could get chocolate all day and lose 10 pounds.

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      Sandy Mertens 3 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      ardhendudey Glad that this hub is a good fit for your mom.

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      Cheryl Paton 3 years ago from West Virginia

      I found it quite interesting and funny that a related search that showed up for this was, Lose 10 pounds in 10 days. Anyway, you do have some nice and thoughtful gifts her for chocolate lovers.

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      Ardhendu Dey 3 years ago from Jamshedpur

      Amazing.... My mom really loves to eat chocolate. And this post is completely fit for her. Thanks for sharing :)

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      Rose Jones 5 years ago

      What an adorable lens. Any Mother would love the gifts you have chosen, as well as just looking at this lens.

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      NibsyNell 5 years ago

      Lovely tribute. And that chocolate candy... yum! :)

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      Metalpriest 5 years ago

      It is all chocolates here! Wonderful lens. My mum loves chocolates, and I never miss any single occasion to gift her chocolates.

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      dellgirl 5 years ago

      This is the sweetest tribute, I like what you've done here. Great lens! Congratulations on getting the Purple Star for this lens!

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      What a chocolatey and sweet is can be way to pay tribute to mothers. We ladies do enjoy our chocolate and as we age, the sweet tooth does hold out as a favorite. My Mom is 86 and has her chocolate every day or several times a day and is feeling good about taking care of her health with dark chocolate. Now, I'm a Mom too and I prefer milk chocolate but do enjoy some of the darker ones too....what a nice variety you have for Mom's for any occasion or to make any day special....sweet!

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      Jogalog 5 years ago

      As a mum now I really love this lens.

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      Mary Norton 5 years ago from Ontario, Canada

      How true. What a great tribute for a Mom.

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      Onemargaret LM 5 years ago

      Beautiful lens!

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      dream1983 5 years ago

      Lovely lens!

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      Lori Green 5 years ago from Las Vegas

      You can never go wrong with chocolate!

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      Blackspaniel1 5 years ago

      Nice lens

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      EnjoyLens 5 years ago

      Beautiful lens! Thanks for sharing!

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      Delia 5 years ago

      Nicely done lens...I miss my mom!

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      KateHonebrink 5 years ago

      Such a wonderful article, written from the heart! Kudos on being featured on the chocolate monsterboard!

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      kendrafowler 5 years ago

      Yummy tribute to Mother's day! Loved all the poems, they were so meaningful!

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      Rankography 5 years ago

      Nice lens and Happy Mothers Day to all the mothers out there.

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      Lorelei Cohen 5 years ago from Canada

      How very beautifully displayed this mother's day tribute article is. I used to tell my daughter that moms are like superman - able to heal great wounds with a single kiss.

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      JoshK47 5 years ago

      Popping back in to bless this wonderful lens!

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      Timsmansmall 5 years ago

      That is sweet.

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      dellgirl 5 years ago

      Beautiful lens, it is really impressive, I SUPERLIKED it!

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      JoshK47 6 years ago

      Awesome lens - I'm sure my mom certainly wouldn't mind some chocolate when mom's day comes around again. :)

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      mel-kav 6 years ago

      Great lens - I love the comparison of moms to chocolate! How sweet!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      I miss my Mother but I agree with this Lens and so would my Mom!! To all I say, Cherish your Mother, you only get One and sometime not for long; so Enjoy Every Moment that you can!!!

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      Ram Ramakrishnan 6 years ago

      Know this, O worthy and diligent lensmaster;

      With accomplishment you've earned a tryster.

      As a token of immense appreciation expressed,

      A squid angel leaves this lens heartily blessed.

      On a rendering that is sparkling in its own right,

      Propagating an appealing thought well and quite;

      If you were to notice a slender shimmering crust;

      From the angels wand, it is a spill of stardust.

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      Ram Ramakrishnan 6 years ago

      Stern and firm from the outside, yet easily

      softens and melts right down to the core;

      A mother is not only akin to chocolate,

      she is the best around and much more!

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      norma-holt 6 years ago

      Beautiful lens and sentiments here to say nothing of the chocolate. Blessed and featured on Blessed by Skiesgreen 2012 and also on Chocolates and Candy. Hugs.

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      PecjakJN 6 years ago

      Very nice lens

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      I love the Mother's Day Poem Poster, beautiful job!

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      Nancy Tate Hellams 6 years ago from Pendleton, SC

      I am a mom who loves Chocolate so love this page

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      Little Linda Pinda 6 years ago from Florida

      Mom's are from Heaven and soooo sweet.

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      Andy-Po 6 years ago

      How very true. Excellent gift ideas for my mum (and maybe my wife too) Actually some pretty good gifts for dads too (we also like chocolate occasionally ;-)

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      happynutritionist 6 years ago

      Yes they are...sweet as chocolate, that is:-)

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      clouda9 lm 6 years ago

      Yum-yum...I smelled the scent of chocolate as I browsed here...that is a very, very good thing! :)

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      AuthorNormaBudden 6 years ago

      This is a beautiful lens and is now featured at Purple Star Awards.

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      Rhonda Albom 6 years ago from New Zealand

      Yummy! Nothing else needs to be said :)

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      Cheryl Paton 6 years ago from West Virginia

      Lovely lens Sandy, and very deserving of a sweet purple star, or should it be chocolate! : )

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      GiftsBonanza 6 years ago

      Chocolate wins hands down!

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      Malu Couttolenc 6 years ago

      Very sweet page Sandy. Indeed Mothers are sweet as chocolate :)

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      VSP 6 years ago

      Sandy, I think we're on the same page when it comes to chocolate. Another favorite shirt is "Put down the Chocolate and no one gets hurt"

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      ohcaroline 6 years ago

      My mother never turned down chocolates. If she were here now...I'd buy her a big box for her day.

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      blessedmomto7 6 years ago

      Chocolate is always a welcome gift!

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      tssfacts 6 years ago

      Mom's favorite treat for Mother's Day was chocolate covered strawberries. Actually anything covered in chocolate would do lol. Nice collection of items.

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      Lisa 6 years ago from Rhode Island

      love chocolate

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      Treasures By Brenda 6 years ago from Canada

      Making something for your Mom for Mother's Day is a brilliant idea.

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      sukkran trichy 6 years ago from Trichy/Tamil Nadu

      very interesting lens.

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      GabrielaFargasch 6 years ago

      OMG Sandy, I can almost smell all the chocolate from your lens! So yummy!!

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      Jen 6 years ago from Canada

      These chocolates all look yummy.

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      Julia M S Pearce 6 years ago from Melbourne, Australia

      They certainly are! And don't we just love chocolate!

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      Holley Web 6 years ago

      A beautiful lens and very touching. Now to show this to my son :)

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      David Stone 6 years ago from New York City

      My mother was far less conventional than the standard model, but an unforgettable character full of life and adventure. Her chocolate would be that amazing stuff they add chili powder to. Whoever thought they could get away with that?

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      NoYouAreNot 6 years ago

      Why did you do that thing to me?? Fortunately, I have some chocolates home...

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      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 6 years ago from United States

      Ah, now you done it! It is before 10:00 am and I want chocolate! I love the photo box and the chocolate roses! Ummmmm, I think my son may need to visit this lens :) Great suggestions!

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      tandemonimom lm 6 years ago

      Mmmm, those chocolate roses look amazing!

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      sorana lm 6 years ago

      Beautiful lens for mothers. Chocolates are the best.

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      jolou 6 years ago

      I love the photos you have displayed here, and of course, love chocolates too!

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      aishu19 6 years ago

      Moms are the best..They are sweet like chocolate and I am sure they love chocolates too!

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      rewards4life info 6 years ago

      Some lovely chocolate gifts here. Well done, Sandy! =)

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      dlgray 6 years ago

      Yum-O , A delectable lens! Great work Sandy! Thumbs up!