--cards have become my favorite-really! handmade or independent makers' are amazing…but it's what's inside that makes these the best!! words from the heart…melt mine!
--donuts on the go... that i didn't pay for…make mine a boston creme!
--a candle she knows i love…days of bliss!
--print magazines that i don't often allow myself. turning actual pages of inspiration and beauty…love!
--something i've been wanting and know i will wear and wear…a new addition to my simple wardrobe. perfect!
--not pictured, but appreciated immensely…a package from my sister containing a "tropical vacation"! card and packages wrapped and labelled with aspects of "our trip". a few consumables including, goldfish crackers (that arrived just as i was getting sick) with a label referencing our "excursion on a glass bottom boat". thoughtfulness that made me feel loved!
--another sweet card from a special girlfriend containing a sweet note and a little token of memories. warm fuzzies!
--a card from my mom and dad containing funny pictures from long ago. a good laugh is always a good gift!
--dinner out at my favorite restaurant! no cooking!
--an awesome macaroon cake! yum! :)
--lots of special attention, smiles, hugs, kind words.
so there you have it…gifts that have exactly the effect giving should have…making the receiver feel loved, appreciated, pampered and remembered! thank you immensely to all my special people! the real gift is having you in my life! i love you more than i can say! i am one blessed girl!!