Sure, your mom will love the Fitbit and candle you bought her. But how about something a little more meaningful?
Soundtrack the day-of-the-madre with a playlist featuring tracks that tug at the heart strings and crush you right in the feels. Sobs guaranteed when she listens to songs that express your love and continued gratitude for her. You may even cry along with her.
Compiled are nine A-plus pop tracks to present to your mom via mixtape, Spotify playlist, or photo slideshow. Lyrics that would make perf captions are featured under each video. Ya know -- for that Instagram you're planning to dedicate to her. I got you, fam.
"Mom" -- Meghan Trainor
"You might have a mom, she might be the bomb / But ain't nobody got a mom like mine"
"The Best Day" -- Taylor Swift
"And I love you for giving me your eyes / Staying back and watching me shine"
"House Of Gold" -- Twenty One Pilots
"I will make you queen of everything you see / I'll put you on the map"
"One Call Away" -- Charlie Puth
"No matter where you go / You know you're not alone"
"Mama" -- Spice Girls
"So now I see through your eyes, all that you did was love / Mama I love you, Mama I care"
"Turn To You" - Justin Bieber
"I admire you / For the strength you've instilled in me"
"The Perfect Fan" -- The Backstreet Boys
"I wanna thank you for what you've done / In hopes I can give back to you"
"Mama's Song" - Carrie Underwood
"You've given me everything that I will need / To make it through this crazy thing called life"
"Thank You Mom" - Good Charlotte
"The only thing I ever had was you, it's true / And even when the times got hard you were there to let us know that we'd get through"