And then I just had to stop thinking so hard about it. I came to the conclusion that designing is a passion of mine, and it's rare that I get to express it within my own limits, so I saw this as an opportunity to show love to those around me in my own way and reflect on the great and joyful life we are able to have because of Him, His birth, His life, and ultimately His sacrifice. Plus, I know I LOVE getting Christmas cards in the mail and seeing families grow--just to be thought of is such a great feeling. So I decided to go for it, and I'm so glad I did.
Which brings me to cross out list item #13 from my 30 before 30 list:
The response was overwhelming, and it just went to show me that people were touched and excited to receive a card from us for the first time. I quickly realized that something so simple as a picture with words can bring someone love and meaning.