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Mother’s Day Tea Party – FREE Recipes

I think my most favorite meal is afternoon tea even though it's a meal I rarely get a chance to indulge in these days. On childhood visits to my grandparents house in the Philippines my grandmother always made sure everyone was home for "merienda", the Filipino version of afternoon tea.   The light meal was always served on her wrought iron kitchen table at 4:00 p.m.  I don't recall actually having tea, I think my grandfather did, but kids were served juice or hot ...

Homemade Mother’s Day Cards – Free Printable

Nothing is more special than Homemade Mother's Day Cards.  I'll always cherished the cards my children made me when they were you.  Now the grandkids give me homemade Mother's Day cards and I cherish those just as much. Homemade Mother's Day cards don't have to be fancy nor do they have to be perfect.  All that really matters is that they comes from the heart.  They can be anything from a pre-schooler's crayon sketches, to your baby's foot and hand prints, to elaborate watercolor painti...

Last Minute DIY Gifts for Mother’s Day

Mother's Day is less than a week away and some folks are in a panic, still looking for something special for Mom. Well, it's not too late there's still time to make something Mom that special gift.  We've been sharing some super cute and easy to make Mother's Day gifts all week.  Here's  a couple more Last Minute DIY Gifts for Mother's Day!  One for Mom and another one for Grandama.  Don't forget Grandma, she's a Mom too! Here's a Last Minute DIY Gift for Mom.  It's super easy to make , ...

DIY Mother’s Day Subway Art Tray

Mother's Day is just 4 days away.  It's time to think about what to get Mom this year!  Sure you can go out and buy Mom that bottle of perfume like you do every year or send over a nice floral arrangement, but the best Mother's Day gifts I've ever received are those that the kids made for me. My recent favorite is the hand print tree my grandson Devon made for me (with his mom's help) several years ago.  It proudly hangs in my hallway and I smile every time I see it! I featured this ...

DIY Subway Art Mother’s Day Card – Free Printable!

Just about everyone I know heads to the store around this time of year in search of the perfect Mother’s Day card.  But have you seen the price of cards lately?  I happened to browse Walmart’s card section the other day and was surprised to find cards for almost $10!  Sure some of them are big and fancy, with sparkles, gems, ribbons, sounds, and other embellishments.  But really TEN BUCKS for a card that will more than likely end up at the bottom of Mom’s desk drawer or worse yet in ...

Chalkboard Clay Pots for $20

Spring is in the air and Spring Fever has hit me.  This time of year I like to refresh my kitchen gardens.  It's a great time to do so because garden shops have fresh inventory including plants that are hard to find any other time.  I love having fresh herb around.  Makes using them so easy and very economical! This year I thought I'd spruce up the area under my olive tree with new herb pots.  So I made these cute Chalkboard Clay Pots.  In case you haven't noticed I'm so in love with ...

DIY Teacup Candles for Mother’s Day

Mother's Day is just around the corner and many of us are looking for something special to give the moms in our lives.  Sure it's easy to run out and grab a gift card or a bottle of perfume, but if you're looking for something special read on! These DIY Teacup Candles will make a perfect Mother's Day Gift!  They're pretty,(I just love the vintage look!), practical, and best of all easy and quite inexpensive to make.  You don't have to be an expert chandler nor do you need fancy ...

DIY Kitchen Garden for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 8th. this year.  Many of us are racking our brains searching for something different to give Mom for Mother’s Day.  Sure you can run to the mall and buy Mom a bottle of perfume like you do every year, or run to the florist to buy her the requisite bunch of Spring flowers.  Both are great gifts that I’m sure Mom’s will love, actually Mom’s love anything their kids give them.  But if you’re looking for something different to give Mom this year how about ...

DIY Gilded Photo Hangers

I think all Moms love family and baby photos.  I know I do!  I have family pictures hanging all over my house, in photo albums, on my laptop, smart phone, and tablet.  Who doesn't these days?  But I'm always looking for creative ways to display photos. Earlier this year I used an address plaque to make a decoupage photo hanger to display my grandkids' pictures.  I'm so happy with it I wanted to make one for each of my daughters and daughter-in-law, and Mother's Day is the perfect time ...

DIY Banner Cake Toppers

If you're a Pinner on Pinterest like we are you'll have noticed how popular Banner Cake Toppers are these days.  If you're not sure what they are they're the string of miniature flags strung together on posts and stuck into cakes.  I love the idea!  It's more fun than writing "Happy Birthday" on the cake itself. You can buy these Banner Cake Toppers at most party stores and online. They start at about $8 for a basic kit.  But what you can buy are the generic types that say "Happy Birthday" ...