(Image credit: Apartment Therapy )
Last year, my husband made me the sweetest version of an eye chart: my first initial, a lovely adjective and my name. Amidst all the gifts of the season, the handmade and thoughtful items always bring me the most smiles and cheer. Plus, I enjoy this painting year–round as it holds court with me near my kitchen stove.

(Image: Leela Cyd Ross)