Friday, February 26, 2010

Little Gifts Galore

Want to know why I feel SUPER special today???
Because these two little goodies arrived on my desk :

The Beautiful Garmin Forerunner 205
{I am now poor because of this baby, but I'm already smitten in love--sorry Jeff}
And for those that helped me with their comments and suggestions on the perfect watch for me, THANK YOU!! I ended up with the 205 instead of the 305 because for right now I don't necessarily need the monitor, and it was a little cheaper, too--haha!!
And a sweet HANDWRITTEN thank-you card and gift certificate to Mimi's Cafe from my friend Jennifer's mom Linda. I always decorate and paintpen Jennifer's little girl's personalized items {wood stool, apron, sand bucket, dry erase board, etc} so she sent me a sweet note and a goody to enjoy brunch on her =)

Never, never, never underestimate the power of a handwritten note!! They come few and far between nowadays, but I assure you, people don't forget when you take the time rather than sending a quick email =)

9 comments:

  1. I really love handwritten cards and notes! They make my day! Enjoy your weekend!

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  2. You will love your Garmin. It will seriously change your runs!

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  3. So glad to have found your blog! I love yellow and black- too cute!

    I'm a new follower- feel free to check out my blog!

    ellenmhill.blogspot.com

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  4. I adore Mimi's. Their carrot raisin bread is to die for, I buy it buy the loaves. Enjoy your brunch and garmin!

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  5. Hello girly! Just found your blog and I am absolutely smitten over it! Too cute! Love the Garmin... I use to have one, but ended up returning it! Handwritten cards and notes are the best way to cheer up any ones day!

    Have a fabulous weekend!!!

    xox

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  6. I am so glad you got your Garmin - bet ya run faster now :)

    ALSO, I am a huge believer as well to taking the extra step to write a handwritten thank you card! Or just to say "I'm thinking of you!"

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  7. The watch looks great! Let me know how it works out (: Can't wait to hear about it!!

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  8. I love MiMi's! Definitely have one of their enormous muffins!

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  9. Love handwritten notes! I am sure everyone lines up for your cute handwriting :)

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