If you have a loved one deployed to the Middle East, or who is a missionary or student working in a desert region, then this care package idea is for you! I sent this to my hubby when he was in The ‘Stan, and he still wears his I Hate Sand tee here at home.
First, I lined the US Mail Flat Rate box with beach-themed scrapbooking paper, putting sandy paper on the bottom. Oh! You could use actual SANDPAPER! That would be awesome.
Then I gathered the following items, some of which had a sand-theme or texture:
- I Hate Sand t-shirt from either Zazzle.com or Cafe Press.com (I forget, but they both probably have them)
- Pecan Sandies cookies
- chips, cashews, peanuts
- K-cups. Yes, my guy had a single-cup coffee machine I sent him. We have to spoil our soldiers where we can 🙂
That’s it! You can probably think of some other sandy things. If so, please share them in the Comments, and help each other out, y’all! Plus, I love reading what you have to say.
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Blessings to you all — Dawn