What Can You Do in 5 Minutes?

Dress up dinner time with a flower

If you've ever seen the TV show "What Not to Wear,"  you know that Carmindy (the make-up genius) talks about creating the five-minute face. So what can you really accomplish in five minutes? I believe that there are little steps we can take -- even in our crazy busy lives -- to help our families know that they're important. Here's the beginning of a list.  Please add your own thoughts. 1. Add something fresh from your yard to the dinner table.  Cut a single flower or a sprig of green.  Just a snippet from a spruce tree or dogwood or whatever is handy works.  Put it in a jelly jar. … [Read more...]