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My Thankful Heart {Valentine's Day Freebie}

Nothing like walking into your room on Monday morning to a fresh batch of Christmas cookies and goodies because I'm "the best teacher ever".  :)  I am so blessed to have such a wonderful class!

I have to admit that I'm feeling guilty about posting today.  There are so many families and teachers who do not get to laugh with their children this Christmas, who never get to hug them again.  All I can do is pray that God brings His incredible power to this place and brings healing to all our broken hearts.  It's so terrible, I don't even know what to say or think or do.  I can't comprehend that we live in a world where I have to wonder if my kiddos and I are safe.  All I can do is pray, and pray, and pray.

I am so thankful for my class and their supportive, caring parents; my colleagues and my friends (especially the teacher support I have found from the blogging world) and my wonderful husband and family.  I've been trying to creatively work out my feelings and I put together this heart-themed backgrounds freebie for you all, just to say that I'm so thankful for you and the work you do in the world.  I hope you can use these for your Valentine's Day creations and I can't wait to see the differences you make and the love you spread!  :)  Please click on the picture for your freebie!


  1. Just found your darling blog. I LOVE the smell of Christmas cookies. I have a wonderful class this year, too!


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