Last Minute Homemade Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

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  Sweet, Thoughtful and Homemade Gifts [Almost all of these wonderful homemade gift ideas were shared at this week's Project Inspire{d}]  1.  Apron ~ My Mom always wore an apron and what Mom wouldn't appreciate one this pretty? From Katie at View from the Fridge Guest Posting at Juggling Act Mama 2.  Mother's Day Printables, Stickers, Cards, Gift Tags and Place Cards ~ these are lovely! … [Read more...]

Fresh Lavender Sachet Made From a Vintage Doily

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Lavender Sachet Made from a Vintage Doily One of my loves is vintage linens and lavender.  When I was growing up my Grandma's drawers always smelled fresh and wonderful.  I'm not sure if she used sachets but I seem to remember little paper packages in each drawer that I believe contained a scented powder of some sort.  Grandma also had drawers and drawers of linens.  I think that must have been when I … [Read more...]

Mini Succulent Garden with Chalkboard Lazy Susan~ Homemade Mother’s Day Project

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Today is the first day of the Mother's Day Blog Hop  and I could hardly wait to share my post with you ~ It's a whole heapin' bunch of things I like. My Mom passed away over 20 years ago so thinking about what to give as a Mother's Day gift hasn't been something I've had to do for a long time but when I was getting ready to do this post I remembered little things about my Mom {that made me smile} and thought how from … [Read more...]

Happy Mother’s Day

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My Mom has been gone for a long time but there is never a day that goes by that I don't think of her, thank God for her, miss her or think of how much I loved and still love her. Mom loved simplicity, order and beauty.  She was so elegant and graceful. She loved to sing and had a beautiful voice ~ I love to sing and have my Dad's voice....which was, well, um...not so good . She played the piano ~ I listen … [Read more...]

Happy Mother’s Day

Mother's Day Flowers from JR

The best thing {for me} about Mother's Day is being a mom....it has been such a tremendous blessing....more than I could have ever imagined....I am blessed to have three sons {I hope to someday have a granddaughter....I miss playing with Barbie dolls and Easy Bake ovens}....this is the family God has chosen for me...and I am so very thankful to Him....I am thankful also for the Mom I had....such a wonderful loving … [Read more...]