Sweet & Special Mother’s Day Ideas

Mother’s Day is coming soon. Time to plan something special for Mom! This doesn’t mean expensive or elaborate. However, it does mean something thoughtful & special. Rather than investing money, invest some thought & your time to give your mom a special day she will remember. ┬áSouthern Living offers a selection of ideas to help you plan a wonderful day for Mom. Spend some time studying them. Talk to other members of your family. Then, show mom how much you appreciate everything she does for all of you! Enjoy!

Sweet & Special

24 Handy Ways to Use Mason Jars In Your Kitchen

24 Handy Ways to Use Mason Jars In Your Kitchen

Mason jars are all the rage these days. Who knew you could use those dusty old jars sitting in the back of grandma’s pantry so many different ways? And so many different FABULOUS ways! Country Living has a few more uses for these incredibly adaptable receptacles. So many ways to use mason jars around the house, it’s amazing there are any left over for canning!

Decorating with Red & White


I am still working on redecorating our house, especially our kitchen. The walls are white with a light yellow floor. The colors I have chosen for the kitchen were inspired by the black & cream checked material with cherries that I used to make new curtains. Lots of red, yellow & black. Country Living has given me more ideas. Hope they inspire you as well.