Tag Archives: letter writing

Where in the World is Your Compassion Kid?

Did you remember that Friday was the virtual letter writing party for Compassion sponsors? I hope you were able to get a letter in the mail (because we all know how important letter writing can be). This post is not-so-official … Continue reading

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31 Days to Clean Challenge: Week One

This week has been a doosey. Let’s just say that someone in my household has been sick every day this week, and today it’s my turn! Lucky for you, that will cause me to keep this short and sweet. I … Continue reading

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Updates from my Tanzanian and Kenyan Babies

If you’re new around these parts, you might think I’ve suddenly become Angelina Jolie after reading the title of this post, but no…I’m a Compassion International sponsor! Actually, lately, I’ve been a bit of a lazy Compassion International sponsor. I … Continue reading

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Oh Origami!

It’s that time again….time to write our Compassion kids! The theme this month: Origami. Specifically puppy origami. In case you’ve never heard of it, origami is Japanese paper-folding. There’s a million, trillion things you can make. We’re just partial to … Continue reading

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My New Compassion Amigo: José

I got an early Christmas gift in the mail this weekend. I got assigned to become a Compassion Child Correspondent to little José in Peru! What is a Child Correspondent? As I’ve mentioned before, the letter-writing component of Compassion’s program … Continue reading

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A Photo Collage for our Compassion Kid

You may recall that I struggled writing the first letter to our Compassion child, Happyness. This time, it was much easier and I finally got to include everything that I wanted to send in the first letter…including a photo collage! … Continue reading

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Christmas Cards for Compassion Kids

Have you heard about the Compassion Christmas Card drive? They are collecting Christmas cards to pass on to unsponsored children and they need your help! Here’s how it works: children are often enrolled in a Compassion program before they actually … Continue reading

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Writing the First Letter

I’m a letter writer. I was the kid who always wanted a pen pal. I got excited when someone gave me fancy stationary. I collected stamps, for crying out loud. Yes, even in this age of e-mail and text messaging, I am still … Continue reading

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