Give jars in bloom to thank a teacher
Last updated 5/18/2021 at 4:02pm
As the school year winds down, it's time to show appreciation to a special teacher. Here's a springy idea: Arrange a casual bouquet of flowers with offshoots of your child's creativity.
First, choose some flowers and greens, such as hosta leaves and herbs for fragrance from your garden, or purchase a bouquet at your market. Let your child trim the stems, loosely arrange the blooms and greens in his hand and then head for the recycle bin.
The perfect "vase" for the blooms just may be lurking between a milk carton and yesterday's newspaper. I'm thinking pint-size pasta-sauce jars, but any gl...