It recently occurred to me that Mother's Day is just a few weeks away, on May 13. I'm not much of a planner when it comes to holidays, but Mother's Day is not exactly an occasion that accommodates procrastinators. A woman's radar is way too keen, detecting last-minute items and lame excuses easily. Don't even try to hand her those sad flowers you got from 7-Eleven. Oh, she knows.
So...I've been trying to come up with a few ideas for gifts for the mothers in my family. Luckily, my Tuesday Tutorial post on the October Afternoon blog this week gave me the push I needed. I transformed a cheapie wooden frame into this:
I'll be creating more of these to give as gifts -- along with 7-Eleven flowers, of course. Ha.