Monthly Archives: April 2011

Almond Joy Layer Cake

I made an Almond Joy layer cake for Easter dinner and it was a big hit.  It really tasted like Almond Joy!  I made mine in the shape of a lamb for the holiday using the Wilton lamb 3D cake … Continue reading

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Free Admission to Your Local Botanical Gardens May 6

May 6 is National Public Gardens Day and you can celebrate by enjoying FREE admission to your local botanical gardens.  Go to the website and fill out the form to see the list of participating botanical gardens and print out your … Continue reading

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How to Weave Palm Fronds Into a Cross

  My first attempt at weaving a cross from a palm frond I found a great video on how to weave palm leaves or palm fronds into a cross.  It’s easy to follow and doesn’t take very long.  My first attempt … Continue reading

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National Park Week Free Entrance April 16-24

National Park Week begins on Saturday, April 16 and they are celebrating by offering free admission to more than 100 National Parks that normally charge entrance fees.  Go here for details.

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Trapeze School!

Flying through the air Fly through the air with the greatest of ease – take your turn on a flying trapeze!  Okay, that was a cheesy rhyme but you get the point.  There are trapeze schools across the country and … Continue reading

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Bumper Sticker Life Advice

  Even when others aren’t

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Even a Weed Can Be Beautiful

I love this picture. I love the colors, the detail and the uniqueness of the flower.  Only it’s not a flower.  It’s a weed.  The kind that grows in your lawn and you pull up in frustration.  The kind you … Continue reading

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