Aromatherapy bath salts would be a welcome gift by many. You can get really creative with gift giving ideas. They would be nice in sets or in a gift basket with other bath pampering items. Decorative jars with a scoop attached with a ribbon makes a nice touch as well. Get creative! Your gift recipients will appreciate and savor your creation. Be sure to include directions when giving bath salts as gifts.
Walking inside the chapel brings an immediate sense of peace. Burning candles engraved with pictures of saints accent the small stained glass windows (visitors can purchase these candles at the gift shop); small, simple wooden pews seem to invite humility. The altar is watched over by a statue of the Virgin Mary. You do not have to be of the Catholic faith to appreciate the spiritual aura; it is comforting to people from all walks of life. Sit a while and take in the aura. If there are other people, wait until they filter out. It is an invigorating experience to be alone in this place. If you’re more interested in photo opportunities, there are plenty. Take time to look at the wall plaques representing the Stations of the Cross.
Use the sequins or even some sequin patches to glue on to the center area of the top of the box. You could even add a gold bow tied out of the same Christmas stubborn as before. Ribbon with beading also looks great on this craft project. Glue on glass beads, the kind with the flat back would also add a lot of sparkle to your Christmas tree.
As you might expect, the shop is full of poetry. It’s full of a lot of things. Don’t let its small footprint fool you. The first room is walled floor-to-ceiling on either side with bookshelves. This includes above the windows. Between these and the shelf island running the length of the room taking you from door to coffee counter, you may find it takes you several minutes to get up there and place your order.
Make small cardboard games for each child. Cover the cardboard with clear contact paper or get them laminated for a small fee at a local printer. Use packets of stickers for games needing markers. A pack of colored circle office stickers is cheap. Remember to clean up after yourselves in the car, plane or train. Here are ideas for some games.
If you look at the face of a crystal, you may fitness evolution, triangles on it. These are considered a positive addition. According to Love is in the Earth, A Kaleidoscope of Crystals by Melody, ISBN 0-9628190-3-4, a channeling crystal has a seven-sided face and is valued for helping the user find a higher wisdom. They are considered good for meditation, seeking answers to questions, and are said to store information within them.
Voice Recorder – Let the children record their own stories, travel commentary, and songs, and enjoy playing back their creations. Even very young children can enjoy singing or making funny noises to play back, if someone older operates the device for them.
Rosemary is a strong, robust herb. In certain climates it can be grown as a beautiful ornamental shrub. It adds incredible flavor to lamb and other meats. Rosemary pairs especially well with garlic – try adding rosemary to your garlic bread, roasted potatoes or other vegetables.