Thursday, May 04, 2006

Homemade Goodies for Mom

With Mother's Day right around the corner, have you thought about what to do for your Mom? A very creative & talented friend of mine has put together specialty gift boxes to provide Moms everywhere with some comforting homemade treats.

Esther has formulated a unique menu that includes some different flavors and textures along with some comforting classics. There are three sizes available for order and the menu is listed below. Each will come with a personalized card, menu card, will be gift wrapped, adorned with ribbon and have a seed packet of flowers attached. UPS shipping is available for an additional charge upon request. The photo shows the small & medium size boxes.

Orders need to be reserved by May 8th- so hurry!

Prices are - Small Hat Box-$30.00, Medium Hat Box-$40.00, Large Hat Box-$50.00, plus shipping if needed.

Examples of menu selection that will be included -each will contain a sampling of these or similar recipes-Chocolate peanut butter cookies, Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies, Cranberry-golden raisin biscotti, Oatmeal butterscotch cookies, Spiced almonds and walnuts, Almond-amaretto biscotti, Chocolate covered pretzels, Lemon-poppy seed crisps, Chewy molasses cookies, Lavender shortbread, Spicy brownie bites, Citrus shortbread, Caramel bars, Fruit tea assortment & sugar molded flowers with orange essence for your tea. Note: some recipes contain nuts or are baked in a facility where nuts are used.

To place an order, get more details or if have ?'s contact Esther Holden by email at

For those being shipped they will be mailed on Thursday May 11th by UPS ground unless paying extra for faster delivery. If shipping to states close to Maine/New England most should receive in time for Mother's Day, if outside that area please email for options and time frames. All local orders will be available for pick up on Friday-12th or Saturday-13th. Payments must be received before ones being mailed UPS.

*Special* If you place an order and you pass along this e-mail to others and refer someone to Esther and they purchase a box then you will get $5.00 off the price your order when they state who they were referred by. Or if you order 2 boxes then you will get $5.00 off your 2nd box.

Please pass it along to others who might be interested too!

Esther Holden
A Touch of Comfort
Scarborough, Me 04074