LOVE month is here!

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February is famous for Valentines day, celebration of couples, pinks, reds, chocolates and all the things associate with sappy, gushy romantic LOVE. While I am so happy to celebrate the love between my spouse and I, I’m also excited to think more about LOVE in general. You know, the stuff that not only gives life to a relationship but  substance, color and vitality to all accepts of things that are life!  Yes, love in the broader, real and all encompassing respect.

Here is are a some of my sentiments and truths I feel about LOVE scribbled out on a chalkboard*:

Love is kind, patient, honest

Not selfish or jealous

Love embraces all good

Creates all beauty

Enables all peace

Love is the fountain of all JOY.

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The other day I got a tiny bit of the crafting bug and decided to make these totally simple hearts with my little dude to decorate our branches (we throw on season stuff once in a while). Scroll through and check out how simple it is…

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Cut out two small pieces of construction paper.heart2

Fold in half.

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Cut half of a heart shape-made sure seam is on the inner part of the ‘heart’

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Two hearts.

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Cut slits half way up the hearts, one that starts from the bottom, the other that starts from the top.

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Insert together to make 3D heart

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Tie or tape some string and hang!

Enjoy love month!

For downloadable February Calendar click HERE.

* Chalkboard was made last year with a UGLY DI (2nd hand store) framed picture that I spray painted with black and white paint. Yes. it wasn’t even chalkboard paint! I totally cheated but it has worked and is still working wonderfully. Such an easy way to add some festiveness!!!.

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