Giving Gifts that Matter
As I’ve mentioned, a few months ago, my house flooded. To this day, the house remains unlivable. Some of my belongings were lost, and most of my remaining belongs are in storage.
Do you know what I’ve learned crystal clearly? Stuff is just stuff. When water was raining down from my third floor to my second floor and my first floor, I didn’t run through the house grabbing for material possessions. My only goal was to salvage that which mattered: the irreplaceable, meaningful items like photos and art and such.
This whole chapter of life has made me much more cognizant of what matters most. Memorializing those special family memories in a photo album is a great way to relive those happy moments over and over! So, as a single mom, to celebrate Mother’s Day this year, I gave myself a gift — the gift of reliving some of the happiest memories I’ve had with my daughter Elle in the past almost two years.
Keep scrolling for photos of our book and step-by-step instructions on how to make your own in less than an our, plus an incredible offer for you all from my friends at Mixbook!