Give her the respect she deserves! She's not a housewife, she's a diva. A domestic diva that is, lol. If your special mom drinks tea or coffee, this might just be the perfect, whimsical gift for her. The saying on the mug reads, "Just because I'm a family raising, meal cooking, homemaking wonder, doesn't mean I'm a desperate housewife." Made from fine porcelain. Microwave and dishwasher safe. Approx. 4" H. Holds 12 oz.