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Happy Birthday Wishes for Your Mother-In-Law

Updated on May 7, 2018
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Oyewole Folarin loves writing greeting card messages and helping others find the words they need for life's special moments.


What to Write in a Birthday Card for Your Mother-In-Law

Birthdays are usually one of the joyous events in someone’s life. A very special moment to show love, friendliness, and thankfulness to the celebrants. And of course, a happy moment to rejoice with them.

Are you having difficulty coming up with a short or a longer heartwarming birthday message? Learn how to say happy birthday to your mother-in-law in this guide.

Here you'll find:

  • Heartwarming messages for a mother-in-law
  • What to write in a birthday card for your boyfriend's mom
  • Religious birthday wishes

What to Think About When Writing a Birthday Card for a Mother-In-Law

  • Be positive: This is one of the most important moments in your mother-in-law’s life. Send heartwarming messages that will make her important occasion very special.
  • Help them feel loved and appreciated.
  • Remember to wish them the best in life.
  • Thank them for being like a mother to you.
  • If they have religious beliefs, then you can send your prayers for more divine blessings and best in health.

Heartwarming Messages for Mother-In-Law

From Daughter-In-Law

  • On your [insert year] birthday, I wish you all the very best in life. Thanks so much for giving me the opportunity to be thankful for everything that you do. Happy birthday to my wonderful mother-in-law!
  • Happy birthday to the most fun-loving and caring person in my married life. Thank you for making me happy always.
  • You brought into our marriage so much strength, comfort, and happiness over the years. Thanks so much for your positive impact on my well-being and our kids’ growth. Happy birthday!
  • My mind is filled with beautiful thoughts just because we’re celebrating the birthday of the most amazing person who anyone could ask for. There is no doubt—you’re one of the secrets to my happy home. I love you!
  • I’m very proud to say you’re the most kindhearted parent I have ever known. Happy birthday!
  • Good people like you are not so easy to come across in the world anymore. I wish you good health and all the happiness in life as you grow older!
  • I’m having the happiest moment in life with my spouse. And you are the reason behind this happy matrimony. Congratulations and all the best today and beyond!
  • You’re the most caring and loving mother-in-law in the world. During our tough time in life, you stood by us and served as a shield for our marriage. I’m so blessed to have you around, teaching us how to live a happy life together.
  • Happy birthday to my mother-in-law! You’re not like other women who usually encourage their son to break up with their spouse whenever there is a misunderstanding in thoughts. Thank you for accepting me into your family.
  • Happy birthday to my second mom! Let me use this great occasion to say thank you for bringing light, love, and hope into our home. You’re the best marriage counselor!
  • I have never ever regretted being a member of your family, so let’s celebrate your birthday together with everything that you have always wished for.
  • Life as a couple would have been difficult to cope with if you didn’t share some of your lifetime experiences with us. Happy birthday!

We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.

— Thornton Wilder
  • Today marks another milestone in your life. You are an embodiment of good virtues and a shining example to others. I love you. Happy birthday!
  • Your words are always pleasing to hear. Your brilliant smiles always give hope. Your presence in our married life has brought nothing but joy. Have a satisfying birthday!
  • Today is a perfect day to let you know that you have been an amazing mother-in-law and you have every good quality one could look for in a wonderful parent. I wish you a very happy birthday!
  • You are so special to me. May this special day be filled with happiness and love!
  • You have no idea of how much difference you have made in our lives. For every smile you put on my face, for being caring and friendly to me—I’m extremely thankful. Happy birthday!
  • Here’s wishing a very special person a joyous birthday. Thanks so much for sharing in my burden of raising kids while working full-time.
  • Cheers to the most caring person who is always there for me. Your kind words are always so inspiring. Thank you and happy birthday!
  • May this new day brings long life, wisdom, and the capacity to play your motherly role that you know how to do best! Happy birthday, mom!
  • Hooray! I wish you good health, great accomplishments, and all the best today and beyond! Happy birthday!
  • I wish you a wonderful birthday. I am proud of you. And I wish you many more years of fun, happiness, and wisdom as you add to your years of existence.
  • Mom, you make living with you an interesting and lifetime experience. Have a fun-filled birthday!
  • Today is your special day to celebrate with family and friends. But, remember that you are older today than yesterday but younger than tomorrow. Have a wonderful celebration with lots of sweet memories!


Being my mother-in-law is a blessing to me.

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Mother-In-Law Birthday Messages

From Son-In-Law

  • Today is so unique and special in my life, for it marks the birthday celebration of a kind, loving, and generous mother in the world.
  • Well wishes to my dearest mother-in-law. May you have a fun-filled birthday celebration!
  • I pray that the many more years to come will be filled with many good things than you can ever think of or imagine. Many happy returns of the day!
  • My dearest mother and the most caring mother-in-law, we celebrate you, we appreciate you, and we treasure you. We'll remain grateful to you for being a good person to us. Happy birthday!
  • Having you as my mother-in-law is a blessing to me. May all your dreams and wishes come true! Thanks and have a great day, ma!
  • I have gained so much from your strong morals and positive attitudes. You’re truly a role model to my wife. Thanks and have a blessed day, my dearest mother-in-law!
  • You’re not only a mother-in-law but more of a mother to me. Thank you for accepting me into your family. Happy birthday!
  • May your special day be filled with sweet memories and every beautiful thing that you wished for! Thank you for being so passionate about our well-being.

May all your best wishes come true.

  • You have been an inspiration. Your achievements have been remarkable. I see myself as a lucky person for having you as my mother-in-law. Many happy returns of the day!
  • We really appreciate all the good examples you have shown to us and our children. May you have good health and strength to continue your wonderful work in our lives! Happy birthday and many happy returns of the day!
  • Thanks for taking good care of me, I appreciate all your tender love and kindness. I wish you a wonderful day today and in all the years to come. Happy birthday and many happy returns!
  • Thanks for giving me your love. Here is wishing you a day that is as special as you. Have a wonderful birthday celebration!
  • Words can neither qualify nor quantify your love, care, and support that you have shown to me and my children. You are one out of millions. We love you. Happy birthday to the most precious mother-in-law in the world!
  • May the days of your life be filled with fun, good health, and happiness! I love you, and will always do. I wish you a wonderful celebration today and always!
  • This special gift for the most precious person in the world. You have always been so special to me, and I will like to say I appreciate all your efforts ever since I got married. Happy birthday!
  • Lots of hug and kisses for the most wonderful woman. I wish you a lot of peace and joy this year and in all the years to come. Happy celebration!
  • I wish you have more goodies as much as I received from you. May all your special request be granted and your home filled with happiness and love! Happy birthday!

  • Special birthday greetings to an amazing woman I cherished so much. I wish all your best wishes come true as you mark your [insert year] birthday today. Have a memorable birthday!
  • Congratulations and I wish you many more fruitful years to come. Happy birthday!
  • Your kindness and love has endeared you into my heart forever. Happy birthday and many happy returns of the day!
  • Today is a special day to let you know how much you mean to me. I appreciate all that you have done for me. Happy birthday!
  • I am highly delighted to celebrate with you on your birthday. Many happy returns of the day!
  • Thanks for teaching us the right way of doing things as a couple. Now, I am the happiest person at the moment. Happy cheers to you, mummy!
  • If I had been associated with the wrong mother-in-law then I would have been a heartless person by now. Thanks for teaching me how to do something right. I love you and wish you all the very best in life. Happy birthday!

Birthday Gift Ideas for a Mother-In-Law

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What to Write in a Birthday Card for Your Boyfriend's Mom

Heartfelt Messages for Future Mother-In-Law from Girlfriend

  • To my caring and wonderful mother-in-law to be, you have achieved a great milestone. Here’s wishing you happiness, sound health, and many more great accomplishments today and beyond. Happy birthday!
  • Congratulations on your [insert year] birthday! Have a satisfying birthday!
  • Today is a perfect day to let you know that you are the most caring parent I have ever known. You are a fantastic example for any woman. Congrats as you mark your [insert age] birthday!
  • Ever since I met you and your son, my life has changed for better. Thank you for making a big difference in my life and for making me happy. I hope you’ll continue to be a blessing in my life!
  • Mom, do you know how much your simple act of kindness has given me comfort and happiness? Congrats and happy birthday!
  • This is a great accomplishment and accolade. May God order your steps further into greater glory! Here’s wishing you the best and many more successes today and in the future.
  • Your love for the less privileged has endeared you into many hearts. Congratulations, and have a blessed birthday!
  • You have been lifted from greatness to greatness, from grace to grace and from success to success. Happy birthday to my caring future mother-in-law!

Religious Birthday Wishes for a Mother-In-Law

  • We give thanks to the Lord for keeping you alive to witness this great day. My humble self and the rest of my household rejoice with you as you attain this milestone age. Happy birthday!
  • Turning [insert age] did not come to me as a surprise. The words of God have always been your guiding light. Happy birthday to my humble mother-in-law!
  • May God continue to strengthen you and be your helper as you add another year today!
  • God has shown me a great example of how to be a humble and caring mother-in-law in future. May God bless you!
  • Enjoy your special day and have enough rest. May God’s light shine upon you, bless you with good health, and keep you for many more years to come!
  • May the Lord bless you and grant you many more years of sound health, prosperity, and long life!
  • May this milestone age that you attain today mark the beginning of great accomplishment in your life.
  • It’s a blessing to have an awesome mother-in-law like you in my life. May the Lord bless you more than as much as the number of times that you have touched the lives of the needy around you!
  • God answered all my prayers by giving me a caring husband and a wonderful mother-in-law. I hope you have an awesome birthday that’s filled with fun and happiness.
  • As you’re a year older today, may God open a new stage of opportunities and strength for you! I’m proud of you. Happy birthday!
  • A woman of faith will always be victorious in whatever she lays her hands upon. May His grace stay with you for many more years to come! Have a blessed birthday today and always!
  • On your [insert year] birthday, I wish to add my voice in appreciating God for His love, compassion, and grace in your life.

© 2014 Oyewole Folarin


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    • Nell Rose profile image

      Nell Rose 

      3 years ago from England

      I love your Mother Birthday wishes, my mum passed on back in 1999, so I really miss giving her gifts, nell

    • incomeguru profile imageAUTHOR

      Oyewole Folarin 

      3 years ago from Lagos

      @Sunshine625, I pray God grant your mom eternal rest. Thanks for the comment.

    • Sunshine625 profile image

      Linda Bilyeu 

      3 years ago from Orlando, FL

      I think the best gift some one could give their mother for her birthday is to spend the day with her. I wish I could give that gift to me mom, but she passed on in 2002. I continue to celebrate her birthday with a cake and a song.


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