Chocolate Flowers

flSo the two things women love most on mothers day is chocolate and flowers!! Or at least I know I do! :) So why not combine the two?

First find 2 vases…one that can fit inside of the other. I found these at dollar tree.

Make a label to wrap around the vase, then glue dot it on.

Fill the small vase with water and flowers and stick it in the large vase. Then fill up with your favorite candy! I love the bliss chocolates and caramel kisses, and I know my mom does too…so that’s what I used.

Now you have your flowers and chocolates all in one!! This would be super cute for any occasion.
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Lifestyle expert, Pinterest tastemaker and blogger at iheartnaptime.com. Jamielyn aspires to reach women, get their creative juices flowing, and to genuinely inspire. When she’s not creating, Jamielyn loves to chase her two little monkeys and snuggle up on the couch with her man.

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  1. Jax @ AlyandAsh posted on May 9, 2010 at 1:41 pm (#
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    You are so tricky!! When I first glanced at this post in my Google reader I thought…"OK she must use fake flowers for this because they would make the chocolate all nasty!" two vases…brilliant!

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  2. Leslie posted on May 9, 2010 at 3:01 pm (#
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    good idea!!!! happy mothers day

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  3. Erin posted on May 9, 2010 at 6:23 pm (#
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    What an clever idea! You can't go wrong with chocolate adn flowers!

    Thanks for the comment! I'd love to link up, thanks!

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  4. Wendy posted on May 9, 2010 at 6:36 pm (#
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    Really cute!

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  5. Megan posted on May 9, 2010 at 7:03 pm (#
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    Adorable!

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  6. Brianna! posted on May 9, 2010 at 9:35 pm (#
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    such a pretty little idea
    Ill have to remember this for other occasions too!

    xoxo
    bB

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  7. April@The 21st Century Housewife posted on May 10, 2010 at 9:43 am (#
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    That is a lovely idea – thank you for sharing it!

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  8. Rory from Tools Are For Women Too! posted on May 10, 2010 at 12:28 pm (#
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    What a cute way for kids to give a gift of handpicked flowers, too. Thanks for joining Modern Craftswoman Monday. See you next week for more sharing! Rory

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  9. Scott+Tiffany posted on May 10, 2010 at 7:26 pm (#
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    ohhh so cute! Where do you come up with this stuff?!

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  10. M.O.T.B posted on May 12, 2010 at 6:56 am (#
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    I LOVE your blog! Recipes and DIY, what a great mix. A brand new excited about your blog follower!

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  11. Beckie posted on May 13, 2010 at 7:30 pm (#
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    What a super cute idea! I love it! Thanks for linking up!

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  12. Gigi posted on May 13, 2010 at 9:27 pm (#
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    Stopping by for FF (early!)…what a cute blog you have! Can't wait to read more!!!!

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  13. Becky Jean posted on May 14, 2010 at 12:11 am (#
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    I love the name of your blog…great idea you could use other candy too, maybe jellybeans or gum balls.

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  14. Hootin' Anni posted on May 14, 2010 at 2:49 am (#
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    I love the idea….much less expensive than FTD too.

    My Show n Tell is my finished, newest, watercolor painting…I do hope you can stop by to view it and give me some critique!! Click HERE

    Have a great Friday.

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  15. The Starr Family posted on May 14, 2010 at 4:45 am (#
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    Double the fun… what a cute idea! I can see pink chocolate kisses and white roses for a little girls birthday!

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  16. Connie posted on May 14, 2010 at 8:54 am (#
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    I wish I got this for mother's day! :p

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  17. J.Anderson posted on May 15, 2010 at 5:26 am (#
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    Great idea!
    I am following from friday follow. Would love for you to follow me as well.
    Jennette
    http://www.smartandtrendymoms.com/

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  18. Denise Marie posted on May 15, 2010 at 10:12 am (#
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    love this…you'll love what I'm showing this next linky Sun too. Great special gift for reasonable outlay, huh.

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  19. Stephanie Lynn posted on May 18, 2010 at 12:59 am (#
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    This is a super cute gift idea! Love it! So creative and clever. Thanks so much for joining the Sunday Showcase! I greatly appreciate it. Hope you have a wonderful week! ~Stephanie Lynn

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