Mail Bag

Today I headed to the post office on my way home from work sick (its 1 minute from my house) to pick up a package. I have a few things on the way (i always do) so it was a surprise as to what it would be.

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of course I saw the return address being Fresh Stiches and knew EXACTLY who was waiting inside the package.

SHERWIN!!!

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The adorable alpaca plushie hand made by Stacey Trock! AKA my most favorite crocheter ever (sorry ya’ll, but I just don’t know many! 😉 )

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I can’t crochet to save my life so I was happy to adopt this little fella. He’s sooo cute ^.^ The perfect thing to cheer me up on a day I feel like total garbagio.

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Hehehehe. ❤ it’s love.

I also got a really special letter, too.

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If you’ve never heard of mother bear, where are you hiding? It’s a project that has knitters and crocheters making bears to give to children who are affected in some way by the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Africa. You need to get the pattern in the mail, so this is mine! I’m excited to do a bit of charitable knitting in the future, and I think this is a touching cause.

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❤ needless to say, I love my mailbox today. and when i got home, there was ANOTHER missed delivery slip. Wonder what it will be tomorrow!

http://www.motherbearproject.org/

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3 thoughts on “Mail Bag

  1. Awwww. so adorable! Is the alpaca made out of alpaca (such a stupid question, he would HAVE to be!)? I hope that you blog about the Mother Bear Project as you make progress!

  2. The plushie is amazingly adorable! And believe it or not, I haven’t heard of Mother Bear… It sounds like a charitable project after my own heart and I will definitely look into it. Thanks for sharing! Hope you feel better soon. 😀

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