A box of strawberry-flavored chocolate. Will these little girls love it? Of course, kids will always say “yes” to chocolates. If this flavor is something that is hard to find in bakeshops, then make your own. If you do not know how to bake one, ask a family member or a friend to help you. Make sure that you are taking notes of the ingredients and the cooking procedure so you can cook it the next time these kids ask you to bake for them. Yes, once your flower girls appreciated the taste of your strawberry-flavored chocolate, they will not forget about it and will always request for another box. Did I mention you need to give each flower girl a box? Okay, a small box will do.

In the Eastern States, we have Polygonum perfoliatum L. aka the mile-a-minute weed, or the Asiatic Tearthumb, found in PA, NY. OH, WV, and VA (and areas of OR). The mile-a-minute weed can be found on stream banks, roadsides, clearings and ditches. It is an annual vine, recognized by their triangular leaves, reddish stems protected by thorns, and a cup shape near the stem with cách sử dụng nhụy hoa nghệ tây buds and berries. Birds transport the seeds, and are helping it to spread across more states.

Certain flowers need special care. Flowers last longer when you trim the stem on an angle; this allows the water to flow up thru the stem. Flowers that have a woody stems will last longer if you crush the stem and split it to all the water to flow easily thru the stem. If you are making an arrangement and you do not want the stems to show place them in a Pistil Saffron criss cross pattern so the end of the stems are in the middle. Placing flowers that are fresh around the house will help perspective buyers look at your home as well kept. A few extra stems will allow you to add special touches.

It is a firmly believed superstition in Japan that the hina doll display must be put away as soon as possible after March 3rd or else the girl might have to wait to get married. Some believe there will be no marriage at all.

The fourth tier holds two ministers. The Right Minister is made up to look like a young person while the Left Minister is a much older man. Each minister has arrows on his back while holding a bow and also wears a sword at the waist.

I resorted to bribery almost as quickly as I went from the NO TV EVER! Rule to the NO TV BETWEEN 4 AND 5PM BECAUSE THAT’S WHEN MY SHOWS ARE ON Rule. Sort of like my chocolate addiction, it was just a little bit at first. Please sit with Great Aunt Edna and I will let you play outside. Please wear this cotton jumpsuit with the matching bonnet and I will buy you a water gun. Please don’t tell Daddy I accidentally left you out front of the post office because I got distracted by that cute sweater in the store window.

Sport lovers would drool at the mouth if presented with tickets to a game of their preference. If you know what team a friend supports then you will easily find merchandise for that specific team. Jerseys, kits, footballs, even stationery comes emblazed with team logos these day so help your friends and loved ones show their team spirit by adding to their collection of team memorabilia.

While waiting for an appointment or other places you have to wait make it productive by doing something such as cleaning out your purse, writing a note to a friend or balancing your checkbook. I made a queen size quilt called “Grandmother’s Flower Garden” while I was waiting at different places. It is all sewed by hand and I did it when I was waiting at a doctor’s office, and waiting for my girl’s ball games to start. I called it my “waiting quilt”. It took hundreds of hours to make the quilt and not one of those hours was wasted because I was actually doing two things at once.