I want to read and learn all I can, write thoughtfully and truthfully, live according to reason and ever more mature wisdom, and savor every wonderful little gift of life.
I just discovered that UNICEF sells gorgeous holiday cards (as well as box sets of birthday cards and blank greeting cards) and also all kinds of global-inspired gifts, many of them handcrafted by local artisans in places such as Latin America, Africa, and Asia. UNICEF is, of course, the United Nations Children’s Fund, which works in countries throughout the world to provide all sorts of humanitarian aid for children in need. I didn’t know until today about the UNICEF Market, where the proceeds from lovely cards and gifts go toward the work of helping needy children around the world.
I haven’t yet settled on which cards I will buy, but I’m leaning towards these:
Just wanted to pass this along, as it’s beginning to be that time of year when many of us are planning holiday purchases. I’m hoping to get that task done early this year, because I still have so much left to do to get ready for my babies!