Pastel Frosted Mason Jars

From my blog Always on My Mind on April 26, 2013 We worked, we laughed, we had lots of fun! A crafter’s poem…. Crafters are a funny bunch, We’d rather craft than eat our lunch. The housework, it can always wait. It will be there on some other date. No craft is left to be…

Orange Kiss-Me Cake

This is a recipe Mom made for family gatherings or when friends were coming over. I remember her making it even when I was a child. I really should have posted this earlier in the year, like January. Here in Florida when the orange groves are in full bloom, the air is filled with the sweet…

Fabric Strip Wreath

Always looking ahead (probably because of my training in the newspaper industry when I had to look ahead to weekly deadlines and beyond), I thought I would get a start on outside summer decorations for the front porch. I usually go towards a patriotic look during the summer. I’m beginning with this red, white and…

Clay Pot Bunny Butt

My mother would, even at my ripe old age of 63, be very disappointed in me for using the word “butt” in this title. lol Remember Winnie The Pooh? One of Pooh’s misadventures was getting stuck in Rabbit’s hole. Rabbit tries to push and push and can’t get Pooh out. Well, consider this craft being Rabbit indulging…

Clay Pot Chickadee

This is something you can enjoy with your children or grandchildren — or in my case — I enjoyed with my father while he was in nursing home care because of Alzheimer’s disease. Spending quality time with family is a rewarding experience, the benefits of which pay off for years to come. Spending time with…