The boys always make pictures for everyone, but me. (With the exception of this Mother’s Day!) They are always with me, so I understand…they never get the chance to miss me.
Today, while making Birthday cards for Grandma, my little guy did his first picture of a person EVER! It was of Grandma for Grandma. I’m sure she is going to LOVE it.
He then, made one for Daddy of Daddy. Great! Father’s Day… He’s going to LOVE it. Then I hear…. “For you momma!”
“Beautiful, baby,” I say teary eyed. He then says, “You see your beautiful hair?”😭 pass me a tissue please, I just received the most priceless drawing of my life!
Of course because of my reaction, my big guy had to follow suit…” Here mommy, I wrote my name on it too!”
“I love it! Thank you!”
Today, my beautiful readers, marks the day I received the most beautiful drawings EVER!!!
I have pens, pencils and more stationary to last me the rest of my life. Even though I still have a lot in my stash, there has been a lot of improvement.
I started with this huge pile.
After some sorting… This is what I came up with.
I am keeping what’s in the bin on the top. The the ones below it, are going to donations. The ones on the left pile do not work so I am wondering how to dispose of them.
I think I made a dent on my stationary.
No one can make your dreams come true for you!!!
A young Ghanaian entrepreneur, Winifred Selby, co-started Ghana Bamboo Bikes Initiative when she was just 15. The award winning company makes bicycles out of bamboo and has caught the attention of global organisations. This is what she had to say about what motivated her.
Her answer? She was fed-up. Whilst at school Selby discovered a number of things about Ghana, and the continent in general, that deeply upset her.
“I always say Africans are the richest… there are so many things we have and can add value to make a change. But Africans always seem to think they cannot do something extraordinary, but rather only people from foreign countries can,” she said sternly.
“It’s so sad and so serious that a common toothpick in my country has to be imported from other countries. We don’t do it ourselves because we look down on ourselves… We think foreigners are the people to make changes. It’s…
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