It was a way to see familiar faces and a bit of home when I was 19 hours away.
When I left home for university, my Mom gave me a set of recipe cards she had made. Each had a photo of family members or friends, along with a favourite recipe from my childhood. It was a way to see familiar faces and a bit of home when I was 19 hours away.
Recipes are nostalgic. They remind us of family dinners or special occasions. I think that’s why they make great gifts.
Maybe there’s someone you know who would love a set of their own. It’s a nice opportunity for you to do a Writing Act of Kindness for someone you care about!