21 years. The length of time, as of today, that I’ve been married to my best friend and the most amazing man on the planet.
A couple days ago I mentioned to our 12 year old daughter the upcoming anniversary and the lack of a gift or a plan to recognize the occasion. The next thing I know, she’s showing me the Hallmark website
and what it says an appropriate 21 year anniversary gift is. I literally laughed. Why? Because it’s fire.
I use a flaming torch several days a week to melt glass. A sample of me working:
What is even more funny? I’ve been nagging him to take me to Hawaii for at least 3 years now. I rarely nag. But I’m kind of obsessed with going to Hawaii. And if you click on 21 and read the description, it says under gift ideas:
Visit an active volcano, such as Kilauea in Hawaii….
Unfortunately a trip to Hawaii isn’t in the cards this year. So I decided to try to find some fire themed handmade items instead.
I adore this sterling silver match stick pendant, packaged in a match box by fullmoonmetal.
This flame red toggle
by Karen Totten
would look fabulous in flame colors ombre pattern crystals or seed beads….yellow fading to orange fading to red.