Sunday, January 22, 2012

Giveaway - a gift in honor of my mom's birthday

As a thank you to my blog readers, I want to share a gift.


From my family to yours; a reminder that celebration comes in all shades and in all seasons. 


I hand-stitched the little felt bunting and the caption, and framed it in a 6.5" embroidery hoop. It's ready to hang wherever it will remind you to appreciate all of life's gifts.


To enter the giveaway, simply leave a comment on this post (include your email!) and I'll randomly select one comment on February 1st.


I made one for Mom, too.


Her birthday party was really special. We laughed a lot, listened to records my dad's been collecting from Goodwill (the nursing home's sound system is a little outdated), enjoyed our cheese and cracker platter and fruit juice courtesy of the dining hall, and ate cupcakes my sister made. So much love in one room.

 
   

4 comments:

  1. Yay! Happy Birthday Mom, I hope she had a great day :)
    Toni xo
    lostcabinvintage@gmail.com

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  2. I love how joyful the Johnson family is! No matter the ups and Downs you guys sure know how to celebrate!

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  3. Sweet Emily,
    The stories of your family inspire me to be a force for love and togetherness in my own family. I pray that when my boys are grown I am as loved by them as your mom is by you. You all are a real treasure to her. I'd love to win that sweet little banner, but more than that I want you to know what a blessing you are. <3 Happy Birthday Mama!
    Love
    Juli

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  4. I can't believe you made those! They are so great. I would be honored to hang one in my house.

    Happy Birthday to your dear sweet mom...she looks like she had a blast.

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