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« on: December 14, 2012 08:54:07 AM »

I made this for Mom's door. She is in a nursing home. When I was little, she was always making milk weed pod ornaments for the tree.  She has dementia and does not remember this, but it feels good to give her "payback." She loves the wreath.

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« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2012 12:29:00 PM »

The wreath is very cute. It's nice that you're able to share it with your mom even if she doesn't remember the significance of it. Merry Christmas!
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« Reply #2 on: December 15, 2012 01:37:58 AM »

That is beautiful. 
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« Reply #3 on: December 17, 2012 08:24:14 AM »

I don't know what milkweed is, but I like the results.  It's quite unusual, and really stunning.
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