I'm always happy when I'm being productive and covered with glitter! There's just something about the feeling I've made something beautiful and people use that something as part of their traditions. Whether it's an ornament I've made hanging from a branch on their tree, to a few sparkly acorns in a dish on the table, it's just good to know my creativity is appreciated in some small way.
I started making cinnamon ornaments as a holiday project with my kids and I came to find it a fun and soothing hobby. It gave me great joy to put the ones made by my kids on the tree and each of the kids know which ones they made. I also found great joy in giving my family and friends the goodies I made for them. Because we live in the country, I found delight in adding in something that was part of us.
Every ornament is like a child to me. From start to…
- Joined June 5, 2008