{twELF days} one of my favorite things

To say that music has always been a part of my life is an understatement. My first squeal as a piglet was probably set to music! I also have a flair for the dramatic…if you couldn’t tell! {giggle} My family traveled on weekends as a gospel quartet until I was 17 and I was in every choir and band you could find in my small hometown.

During my college years, I was a part of our local community theater, worked at a fine arts camp each summer and traveled with my college’s ministry team. I graduated with a Music and Communications Degree and moved to Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada where I worked as a Music Professor.

After returning to the states, I moved to Chicago where I started my own traveling music studio. In one neighborhood, I would travel from house to house teaching piano and preparing young thespians for acting roles on stage and in commercials. I also ended up being the neighborhood house and dog sitter and a member of so many wonderful families. It was exhausting and I was always sick, but I loved it!

Each December, our house is filled with Christmas music and when we’re at home with my family…you can sometimes find us all gathered around the piano singing Christmas carols. It’s one of my favorite things! This holiday season I’m also looking forward to watching the “LIVE” version of The Sound of Music even if it may not be as good as the movie (another favorite thing!). Speaking of my favorite things, it’s time for…

Piggy Bank Parties The TwELF Days of Christmas

Piggy Bank Parties Twelf Days 2013 - Day 5C

Let’s see what’s in today’s “The TwELF Days of Christmas” bag…

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On the fifth day of Christmas, this lil’ piggy gave to you…

Piggy Bank Parties Favorite Things Gift Tag

…a Favorite Things Gift Tag as a free download!

Piggy Bank Parties Twelf Days 2013 - Day 5F

Inspired by the song, My Favorite Things, from The Sound of Music, I designed these sweet lil’ tags for you to adorn your “brown paper packages tied up with string!”

Piggy Bank Parties Twelf Days 2013 - Day 5E

Piggy Bank Parties Twelf Days 2013 - Day 5D

You can print them on any color of paper, embellish them with glitter or washi tape and use them all year long to show someone special how much they mean to you!

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I hope you’re inspired to enjoy one of your favorite things today!

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About Hank

I'm Hank, the Piggy Bank Parties' mascot, and all around fun pig. My favorite movie is "Babe," my favorite song is "This Little Piggy Went to Market" and my favorite book is "Charlotte's Web".

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