To tell you about myself, I'm going to start with an embarrassing story from my childhood. I was a huge bookworm and would stay up into the wee hours of the night reading. Therefore, my parents instituted a policy that I had to be in my room by 9pm, but I didn't have to "go to bed" (this was 3rd grade so I was 8). Now, I didn't just read after 9pm. On weekends I would also work on craft projects!
The next morning I couldn't contain my excitement to show off my crafting skills (wayyyy before Pinterest!) and brought out her gift. Both my parents gasped in surprise and started laughing so hard I almost cried. What did I do? What was so funny??
Remember how I hunted the house for supplies? One of those "treasure chests" was the bathroom garbage where I found the "perfect" pen holders. Just the right size, made of sturdy cardboard.... how was I to know WHAT these were? At 8 years old I was still oblivious to womanhood.
This story is now a staple of my parents "funny stories"- I hope it makes you laugh the way it does us!
My love of office decor is still going strong, but don't worry - I won't be making any of the items you see on Decorate Your Desk!
Feel free to email me with any questions or comments you may have!
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