Now is the perfect time
to tell the people in my life
how much they mean to me.
And there are so many ways to
express the heart of caring.
It can be with a little note tucked
Our family loves to leave notes
around to surprise another.
It's often coupled with a
a small chocolate
or some kind of treat and it doesn't
have to be anything fancy.
Everyone loves to know that they
have been thought of.
It could be just taking the time to
ask someone a question about their day.
a warm handshake~
a word of encouragement~
Here is a little something that
I made from some salvaged tin. It
came from a one hundred year old barn
in the community. Last year, they had the roof
replaced and we were blessed
to be able to purchase some
for a very good price.
I have many ideas for the tin and this was one.
I drew on it with red pencil and hand cut
it with my tin snips. It was then painted
with some Antique White acrylic,
The embellishing is
always so fun using whatever I have.
I love flowers and almost always
add them. They are made from various
materials. The tannish flower at the bottom was
made from some very old streamer
paper that I found at a thrift store.
I love the way it aged.
I hope that you've
had a peaceful
I actually just came back from Phoenix
where I met my husband and we celebrated
my second daughter's 28th birthday. We had
a surprise get-together with some
of her friends at the Cheesecake Factory!
It was fun and memorable as we visited, ate
and as we all spoke a blessing over
her for the coming year.
Isn't it a happy time when we can celebrate
those that we love and care about?
I'd love to hear about a celebration of yours
and please do tell of some of the
special ways that you show others
how much they mean to you!
It's so fun to share ideas.
I'm very thankful for my
blogging friends. Your visits and comments
really brighten my day!
Thank you so much for coming by :)