In all reality, your mother really just wants to see and hear “I love you”. So do that.

(1) Send an e-card. There are plenty to choose from. I hear BlueMountain is good, but click around and find the card you really like.

(2) Call her!

And for the international student, Skype is giving out “a gift of gab” today. Aka, free phone calls!

Offer valid from May 13th 2007, 5:00 am (Eastern Time GMT-5.00) to May 14th 2007 4:59 am (Eastern Time GMT-5.00). Offer reserved for residents of the US and Canada. During the offer, calls originating from the US and Canada placed to mobile and landline telephone numbers will be free. Calls to premium numbers and satellite phones are excluded. SkypeOut calls made as a result of using the “call forwarding” feature are excluded.