We have worked so hard with the kids to teach them the meaning of Christmas, desperately doing our best to shield them from the frenzy and strangulation of this special time.
Last year, we began a new tradition. We make gifts for each other and instead of 20 trips to the mall and being a part of the holiday rush, we are busy at home like little elves working on our projects.
Skill required: NONE
Love required: TONS
It is the best part of our whole mad frenzy of unwrapping because these gifts, more than any other, come straight from the heart.
If for the rest of my life, I only received handmade gifts, I would be in heaven.
I just wanted to share what my husband made for me, it came in a frame but here is the picture alone: