Sunday, April 26, 2009

Mother's Day - May 10th

With Mother's Day only two weeks away, it's time to start thinking about a way to show your appreciation for your mother.

Handmade paper card from twotrickpony on Etsy

Baking Basket
A 64-ounce Pyrex cup; she can measure and mix the dough in the same spot.
* Alphabet cookie cutters."
* Wooden spoon. The essential and inexpensive kitchen tool.
* Flexible spatula. Supple enough to wiggle under soft dough.
* An apron.
* Brown-sugar body polish.
* Real Simple's Sugar Cookies recipe.

Movie Night Basket
A ceramic popcorn bowl. Holds a supersize amount of popcorn.
* Movie-theater gift certificates.
* Her favorite DVD. Our favorite is the timeless temptress tale The Graduate.
* Leonard Maltin's Movie & Video Guide.
* A pocket pack of tissues