Tutorial: DIY Tissue Paper Pom-Poms this tutorial is pretty good. Use square sheets or tissue for a rounder Pom Pom. Tie the middle with ribbon and tied several on ribbon and hung them for a backdrop. Use thin tissue paper and fluff gently.
Fun Mothers' Day craft for the kids: I'm a teacher's aide, and the kindergarten teacher had the kids make these for my birthday. They were just beautiful in a variety of pastel colors and they are still sitting on top of my refrigerator in a basket.