70 Things We Love About You…

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When my mother-in-law turned 70, we wanted to give her something a little different. We had all her children, their spouses and her grandchildren write down a list of things that they loved about her. We gathered them together and typed them all up so that we had 70 different things. I typed up each statement and then we cut the paper into 70 strips, each strip containing what was said and by whom. I decorated a brown paper box (found at Robert’s) and covered it with scrapbook paper using Mod Podge. We placed all the strips inside the box. Hopefully it will be something she can pull out every once in a while and enjoy.


Amy Huntley is the owner/author of The Idea Room. A mother of five, who enjoys sharing her love of all things creative in hopes of inspiring other women and families. Connect with her on Google+, or read more of her posts.

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    Geezees Geezees Custom Canvas Art says:

    beautiful.

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    Anonymous says:

    Amy – Great idea! This could be used for any birthday or loved one. I'm so glad Tara told me about your blog! I'm loving it and can see I'll need some serious time at the computer to view all the things you've created! You're amazing with 5 little kids! I love crafting and creating so thanks in advance for so many fun ideas! Your dads cousin – Robyn ([email protected])

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