Thursday, July 22, 2010

Serendipitous Solution

A few weeks ago we had Vacation Bible School at our church.

I taught the 3 and 4 year olds for the week. 

One of my student's moms brought in a basket of handmade quilted items as gifts for the teachers.

I chose an adorable key chain that had chickens on it (of course).

The mom handed me another little bundle and told me I "had" to have "one of these".

I wasn't sure what "one of these" was.

I opened it up to find this:



And then I flipped it open to see this:


Oh, cute!  My first thought was to put photos in it.  But I really didn't need a spot for photos.  I needed a place to put all of the member cards and punch cards for places I shop.  They've been slowly filling up my wallet and becoming hard to keep track of.

So, I simply placed the cards in my new little holder:


There's even enough room to keep these little encouragement cards I like to have on hand.


This is one of the best gifts I didn't know I wanted!

3 comments:

  1. That is too cute. I want one! What did she call it? I'll bed I can find a pattern for something like this somewhere....

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  2. That is awesome! My Mom needs one of these!

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  3. You carry encouragement cards with you? Kelly, we need more people like you on this planet! And what a cute holder for all your cards :-)

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