I remembered seeing this on a blog awhile back & thought it might work for her shower. At this person's baby shower all the people painted the letters of the alphabet to put up in the baby room for decoration.
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Hubby always says people over think these things, but I do too, so I love this person's take.
the christmas story ...free printable booklet. Great to put at each person's plate for Christmas dinner.
Cool graduation gift? Father's day? Match the book title to the person's interests?
Relay for Life fundraiser - people bought a ribbon for me to wear on the back of my t-shirt. The appropriate color ribbon had the person's name on it who we are honoring or remembering. I got many compliments from this!
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It's *only* permanent psychological damage... The "sticks and stones" phrase was unfortunately still popular when I was a kid, but I seriously hope it's becoming obsolete now. Words can absolutely hurt people - in fact, they're the everyday person's weapon-of-choice.
kind of bizarre how different eye makeup can change the shape of a person's eye's entirely
Paper plate game. (Good for the last day of a group retreat.) Sit in a circle. Each person is given a paper plate markers. Write your name on plate and then pass left. Each person writes a note (or one positive adjective) on that person's paper plate that describes the owner of the plate. Pass the plate to the left again continue until everyone receives their own plate back filled with encouraging messages.
Read the 2nd person's comment! Almost fell off my chair laughing!