Today’s post is all about monthly news. January is National Soup month, National Oatmeal month, and National Thank you month. Along with New Years Day on the first was Bloody Mary Day. The 4th is Spaghetti Day. The 9th Apricot Day. 19th Popcorn Day. 23rd National Pie Day. 24th Peanut Butter Day. 26th Pistachio Day. The 30th is National Croissant Day. The Super Bowl occurs on the last Sunday this month or the first Sunday next month.

Birthstone: Garnet, Meaning: Constancy   Flower: Carnation, Meaning: Love.

Just a few January Tidbits. Have a wonderful Day!



O Winter, King of Intimate Delights…


With pomp, power & glory the world beckons vainly, in chase of such vanities why should I roam? While peace & content bless my little thatched cottage, and warm my own hearth with the treasures of home.

—Beatrix Potter


Just a bit of December Tidbits. This month is……..

Eggnog month, Fruitcake month, Pear Month,Universal Human Rights Month. Kwanzaa is observed from December 26-January 1.Hanukkah begins at sundown on the 25th day of the Jewish month Kislev, which varies with the contemporary calendar. It lasts for 8 days. December 1st was Eat a red apple day. 4th is National Cookie Day. the 13th is National Cocoa Day. 17th National Maple Syrup Day. The 21st Fried Shrimp Day. 24th National Eggnog Day. 26th National Candy Cane Day. The 27th National Fruitcake Day. Christmas always occurs on December 25th.

Birthstone: Turquoise Meaning: Prosperity. Flower: Narcissus Meaning: Good Fortune

Just a few tidbits. Have a Great December!


Looking for some fast and easy Christmas shopping? These gift sets are the perfect solution. 10 individual gifts for $10.00 each. This set in today’s post is for the Hostess, The Baker and the Family Meal Maker. Made with scrabble game pieces. Each is hand crafted in our Florida work shop.These fun accessories are great to hand out as party favors.


They would be nice to hand out to all of your friends at that cooking class.

img_6979Maybe the chef at your favorite restaurant.


They look really cute hanging on the Christmas Tree.And make great stocking stuffers.img_6764Or keep them all for yourself. They look great sitting around your kitchen, in your pantry and around your cookbook collection.Visit my shop on Etsy at http://shopworndesigns.etsy.com. and check out all of my gift sets that are available. Thank You. Hope to see you there. Happy Shopping!.



Great ideas for that perfect gift for teacher, coach, office mates, dance class or cooking class cohorts. Maybe for the friends you met this year at that Yoga class. I have so many different themed accessories to choose from. Today’s post is Christmas Themed. They make great stocking stuffers, Host / Hostess Gifts, Gift Tags,Something for all of your tail gate buds. Check them all out in my shop on Etsy. Go to http://shopworndesigns.etsy.com to see all of the great gift ideas. I will be posting ideas for the next few weeks. I will include a couple of photos with each post but check out my shop and you can see other photos and display ideas. Thank U. Have a Great Shopping Day!