Monday, December 6, 2010

Presents Wrapped and Number 6

Today I spent the day taking inventory of everything we have bought and made for Christmas presents.  I wrote every ones name down and the present we had for them.  This allowed me to see who I needed to get more for and who I was finished with.

When I was done with that I took 2 different wrapping papers out and went to town a wrappin!


I had the Christmas music playin and I was a singin : )


This year I didn't put tags on the presents.  Instead I wrote the girls names on the back, tehe.  It is driving them crazy!  They want to know who's present is who's.  They have been sniffin all over those presents and still haven't seen their names on them, hahahaha.  I did this because they both asked for things that are soooo vverrrry easy to guess even when wrapped.  I thought about wrapping them in bigger boxes but didn't have any on hand so that was my remedy.  I love how they are feeling and sniffing, lol.  They are so stinking cute and full of anticipation!

And now for number 6!


Isn't it darling?


There is a darling star inside!  The sad news is... I lost the name and blog address : ( !!!!  If you know who's it is please let me know so I can give them the credit they deserve.  They did such a lovely job and even used a big matchbox which I LOVE!  I guess the tag got lost in my wrapping mess and I threw it away.. booohooo booohooo.

I found it!!!  I had it tucked in a magazine so I "wouldn't" lose it, lol.  Number six comes from Jenny at The Red Bulletin board.  Thank you so very much!  Jenny has a sassy and vintage blog that is a joy to read.

Merry Christmas to you and yours!
 


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9 comments:

Linda said...

I love the style and size of this one...and the little star dangle is so cute!

Francie...The Scented Cottage Studio said...

lovely match box ... can't believe you have your packages already wrapped !!! and it was very clever of you to put the names on the back :)

Jill said...

Mandie,

Great idea to keep the girls guessing! :-) This is a darling matchbox :-)

Just saw your comment about closing your other blog??!! Sorry to hear this, I enjoy your posts and I always enjoy your comments on mine. I will certainly miss you! Please email me to stay in touch. I hope everything is o.k. I will be praying for you! If you need to chat email me at jill58972@gmail.com. Blessings to you my friend!

Jill

Erica said...

Great box!

Linda said...

Great matchbox today! And I love your santas too! Your presents look lovely!

Michelle said...
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Michelle said...

Amanda,
We received your #5 box. Thank you so much!

Michelle and Ashley

dj56v said...

All of the matchboxes are so cute! You're so funny...about writing the children's names on the back of the presents...LOL! I think it's so nice that you take time to make presents to give to family and friends. That means so much more than a store bought gift!

Lila Rosana said...

Hi Mandie,
I love the style and your match box.
Hugs,
Lila