Category: Mother’s Day

Gift Wrap Accented with Yarn

I have always enjoyed wrapping gifts with unexpected elements — using yarn instead of ribbon to decorate gifts is a nice way to wrap a present for all occasions. Gifts accented with yarn not only create beautiful and unique designs but also add a unique flair that is sure to… Read more

How to Make Wire Frame Flowers

Create these beautiful wire flowers as a stylish decoration or a special gift. With just a few simple items, you can create these works of art. The nice thing about these abstract flowers is they do not have to be perfect…they actually look better if all of the petals are… Read more

Quiche Cups

Every Sunday morning in my house I make brunch. It can vary from scrambled eggs and pancakes to omelettes and yogurt parfaits. My menu usually includes amazing maple turkey and apple wood smoked bacon from the Amish Market. Sometimes I get in the mood to be creative and make a… Read more

Indoor Herb Garden

There is nothing quite like cooking with fresh herbs…whether you are preparing a simple mozzarella and tomato salad garnished with fresh basil or asparagus, potato frittata seasoned with fresh thyme.  I like to have a small indoor herb garden in the kitchen for easy access when cooking and it also… Read more

How to Make a Cactus Planter

As a child, I thought the coolest plant in the world was a cactus, especially the grafted cactus with the colorful top. I would always ask for one for my birthday but I could never seem to keep it alive. I guess I was too young to realize that this… Read more

DIY Mother’s Day Gifts and Cards

I had a great time today on WBAL via Skype showing how to make Mother’s Day gifts and cards. Here is a link to the TV segment for DIY Mother’s Day gifts and cards.  https://www.wbaltv.com/article/crafty-ideas-for-mother-s-day/32423763… Read more