Each of these cards was made by using the sketches on Operation Write Home. I would have a friend pick a number, I would find the corresponding sketch and create. It was a blast. Hopefully, I will actually send some of these cards to Operation Write Home for our military to use to send to their loved ones. However, not all of these cards are actually eligible. If you decide to send card to OWH, make sure you follow the guidelines including "no glitter".
These will be centerpieces on the tables at my Son's Eagle Court of Honor *Update: See how I re-used these same cans for a patriotic luncheon. The other night I was surfing around on the t.v. and ended up watching "Extreme Cheapskates." I found myself thinking, "Ohhh... what amateurs!" But, I couldn't tell anyone. I mean I didn't want anyone to know how "cheap" I actually am. I really think they set some people up on that show. I mean seriously?!? You share a toothbrush to save money? Buy 2 toothbrushes and each will last twice as long, same with the deodorant. Yuck! Anyway, there was this lady only wanting to spend $50 on her 10 year old son's birthday. Since I'm always looking for inexpensive ways to celebrate, I kept watching. What?!?! She had his birthday party at a retirement home for $30?!?! What about having it at your house or the park for free, hello people? Instead of the Elvis entertainer (who I'