Tuesday, February 5

How many babies can you fit into a cigar box?

My mother lives half-way across the country, and she doesn't use a computer. Most of the time, Mom is perfectly happy without e-cards, eBay and blogs. In fact, I don't think she really understands how any of it works.But with a new baby around here, she is pretty eager to see pictures. Ever since I discovered mail art, it's difficult to just send pictures. So I made a little book of photos for Mom, printed out a label, and slapped it on a cigar box.

And that's when I saw it!I just love when that happens.

8 comments:

  1. Cute!! Is anyone ever underwhelmed by your little crafts? They're always so neat! Very cute idea with the cigar box. 60 babies in a box, how uncomfortable for them.

    Hope all is well with you, J, K, and new baby K!

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  2. 60 Babies...that is such fun. You cigar box is wonderful...your Mother will be so happy to see photos of the baby.

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  3. Beautiful gift for your mom , Leslie.

    I think though, that whatever you put that babies picture on it would be beautiful

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  4. So nice!!!! She will love it so much! They miss so much by not being on line,her with your wonderful blog. I keep seashells in a cigar box that I covered in a sea scene. Love keeping it on the sunporch and pulling out shells to look at them.

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  5. oh BABY!!!!!!!!!!!

    way cool - WAY COOL!!!!!!!!

    brilliant Granny - brilliant...

    xox - eb.

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  6. Oh boy! How sweet! What a great idea... great-grandmama will love it!

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  7. passing through on my way (late!) from the polar fetival. What a sweet baby - your whole family is blessed. and yes - you've GOT to love when random things like that happen 60 babies LOL!

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