The Virginia Gazette

Gifts for the heart of the kitchen

A way to show thanks: For the mom who often gathers her family in the kitchen, to join in when she stirs up some sweet treat or preps the family dinner, consider these delicious, witty and helpful ideas to accompany a handful of tulips or a potted orchid. And a card, of course, perhaps a handmade missive that touches the heart. -- By Judy Hevrdejs, Tribune Newspapers