And many of you are sharing it with your little ones for the very first time. In honour of Mothering Sunday, you have been posting treasured photographs with your children on the Sunderland Echo Facebook page.
Here are some of your adorable pictures. Thanks to everyone who shared a snap.
Laura says: My first Mother’s Day morning with my little boy Oscar. This is him trying to escape after pinching my chocolates. Hope all the first time Mammys out there have a lovely day.
Photo: Laura Robinson
2. Special day
Bethany says: My second Mother’s Day with my gorgeous boy - he was days old last year.
Photo: Bethany Louise Potts
3. From a proud dad
Shaun Wilson says: Happy Mother's Day, couldn't have wished for a better mother for my son, hope you have the best day.
Photo: Shaun Wilson
4. Matching outfits
Abbie says: Our first Mother’s Day with our matching t-shirts.
Photo: Abbie Louise