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Birthday Wishes for Niece and Nephew: Funny Messages and Poems

Blake started out scribbling in cards over 30 years ago. Though his handwriting is mostly unchanged, the content has improved.


What to Write to Nieces and Nephews

The following are some examples of what to write in a birthday card to your niece or nephew. Aunts and uncles can use these as idea generators or use these the way each are.

Being an aunt or uncle is a pretty fun and cool thing. You don't have to think like a parent when hanging out with your nieces and nephews, but you have the opportunity to be a positive influence.

When reading through the following, take into account specific factors such as age, gender, and aspects of your relationship.

Funny Example

Happy birthday from your Funcle!

Happy birthday from your Funcle!

Examples of Birthday Card Message for Nieces and Nephews

  1. It’s amazing how fast you are growing up! I remember when you were born, and now you are having your ___ birthday!
  2. The older you get, the older that I feel because I remember when you were born.
  3. Nieces and nephews are all the fun of children without all the trouble. You’ve been a lot of fun. I hope your birthday is a lot of fun for you.
  4. The great thing about aunts and uncles is that they can buy you the toys that your parents won't.
  5. Your parents may love you a lot, but aunts and uncles are better at spoiling the birthday girl/boy.
  6. Happy birthday, from your favorite aunt/uncle!
  7. It’s really fun to be the aunt/uncle of such a neat kid like you.
  8. You are such a cool kid, you make your uncle proud to be the brother of your parent.
  9. Happy birthday, from your ‘funcle… the fun uncle.
  10. Just so you know, I do know how difficult it is to live with your mom/dad as a teenager. If you ever need to talk, I’m here for you. I know what you’re going through.
  11. If you ever think that your parents are tough on you, just ask what your grandparents were like as parents with your mom/dad and me. Your grandma and grandpa didn’t spoil us so much.
  12. Your birth has been a great blessing to our family and I was really happy and excited to meet you after you were born.
  13. I’m glad you were born __ years ago, because I have really enjoyed having you as my nephew/niece.
  14. It’s scary for me to think about how much older you’ve become, because that means I’ve become that much older since you were born.
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Poetic Birthday Messages to Niece or Nephew

  1. Birthdays come, and birthdays go, but I’ll always get to be your aunt/uncle who loves you so.
  2. There are many nieces and nephews who are loved by their uncles and aunts, but I’m a little different, because I can do a birthday dance.
  3. Your presence in our family is a present to us all, so here’s a birthday present to say thank you for it all.

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Tiana on September 13, 2015:

Funcle is relly funny I love it the best thing ever

Elizabeth Parker from Las Vegas, NV on June 10, 2013:

Cute sayings!

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