When I started creating notes for my daughter over 2-and-a-half years ago, I thought after the first week I would run out of ideas. In fact, one of the reasons I started posting these sketches online was to see if anyone else was doing something similar and I could gain inspiration from others. And yes, not surprisingly, there are all kinds of talented individuals making notes. I thought if I could craft notes for at least one month, I could write about some common themes so others could be inspired to start their own tradition.
Type 1 Diabetes is no joke. I have it. My sister has it. I have a number of friends who have it. I know people who were taken from this world too soon because of it. There is currently no cure, but I’m hoping to help change that. I want to raise money to fund research for a cure, but first, let me share my diabetes story.
A lot has happened in the past 24 hours, and it got me thinking…
I once posted a note that simply said “Lead with dignity.” It is, in my opinion, a statement that is a no-brainer. I mean, who wouldn’t want to lead with dignity? This note, however, prompted someone to comment with...
Today's motivation is brought to you by Fitness Coach and mother, Gina Lombardi. She gets her inspiration from her son, as well as cartoons that span the past half century. Her work can be seen displayed on her son's brown bag lunches.
Today's motivation comes to you from Charlie May, a father sharing his love of drawing, cartoons and comics with his son. Charlie is a talented artist creating art on a variety of media, including lunch bags for his son.
Today's motivation can be found in the talents of stay-at-home mom, Carissa Nicholson. Carissa's brown bag art has been inspiring creativity in her son for over two years, and is starting to make an impact on her young daughter.
As Autism Awareness Month comes to a close, Cate Hudtloff shares insight into the life of her son, Jack, and the pieces of the puzzle that help Jack succeed. He is an amazing individual who is constantly learning, and his love of life brings joy to so many people.
Today's motivation is brought to you by graphic designer mom, Beckie Reilly. She gathers inspiration from a variety of sources and turns brown bags into surprise works of art for her son.
Today's motivation can be found in the talents of stay-at-home mom, Erica Allen. As a baker, musician, and now illustrator, she has been inspiring creativity in her two children by creating fun illustrations on the napkins they get for lunch.