SOLDIER Survival Kit
“Tucked inside this little bag
When your spirits are starting to sag
Are some little reminders that we care
As you fight for freedom over there.”
Toothpick: To help you pick out the good in every situation you encounter.
Hershey’s Hugs: To let you know there’s always someone on your sidePaperclip: to help you “keep it together” when it all seems to be hitting the fan.
Marble: To replace “the ones we all lose” from time to time.
Snickers: To remind you to “laugh” even when you feel like crying.
Rubber Band: To help you be flexible and “bounce back” in times of trouble without breaking.
Stick of Gum: To remind you to “stick” with the task at hand.
Mint: To let you know you’re worth a “mint” to us.
Cotton Ball: To help “cushion” the rough times.
Lollipop: To help you “lick” the problems you encounter.
Star Burst: To let you know we are “bursting” with pride for you.
Nut: To remind you to relax and get a little “nutty” sometimes.
Tootsie Roll: To remind you of the important “roll” you play.
Lifesaver: To signify the “lifesaving” things you do to keep our country free.
Yellow Ribbon: So you will know you will always be supported till you come home.
Now here are the pictures
|I printed the poem on flag paper|
|Making the yellow ribbons|
|Completed yellow ribbons....I'm pretty proud of these|
|Little L helping|
|The completed kits|
|All boxed up and ready to go|