After greeting the group with a hearty wave, he proudly handed a surprised Cynthia Dean a wad of bills.
My sleepy greeting was met by a shout.
Damian accepted his hand in greeting, looking around.
The ceremony is a kind of greeting by which they wish each other "a happy new year."
He pulled the truck onto the highway, smiling in anticipation of her passionate greeting when he walked into the house.
After a brief greeting (i.
She 'ta-ta'ed a greeting, and was off to dinner.
"Greeting her uncle and aunt in Kansas, by this time," returned Ozma, with a smile.
With loving greeting to the little cousins, and Mrs. Hale and a sweet kiss for yourself, From your little friend, HELEN A. KELLER.
The two soldiers moved away, greeting the next group of people before sitting down to talk.
Lana waved to them in greeting as she reached the barracks.
Dean caught her eye from afar and waved a greeting that she acknowledged.
Rapidly and timidly raising his fingers to his forehead by way of greeting, he asked Pierre whether the soldier Platoche to whom he had given a shirt to sew was in that shed.
The greeting was met with polite nods.
Not the normal greeting for Death.
My Dear Mr. Brooks: Helen sends you a loving greeting this bright May-day.
After greeting Pierre they continued their conversation.
Carmen was standing at the punch bowl greeting people and Alex was behind her talking to someone when Candice stopped at the table.
They exchanged a greeting in a foreign language that sounded like Russian before he held out his hand to her.
Each visitor performed the ceremony of greeting this old aunt whom not one of them knew, not one of them wanted to know, and not one of them cared about.
Without greeting the officers, he scratched himself and asked to be allowed to pass as they were blocking the way.
He'd wondered what his initial greeting as dhjan would feel like.
It was a sure sign he was forgiven for his irreverent try at changing the age-old ritual of greeting card purchasing.
She then turned and sauntered towards Victor, not a hint of fear in her carriage "Hello, Victor" His greeting was returned with a hiss, "Elisabeth!"
This was supposed to be the voice of Memnon responding to the greeting of his mother Eos.
Lord Hailes's younger daughter married Sir 1 " Hail," a call of greeting or salutation, a shout to attract attention, must, of course, be distinguished.
Fred returned part way through the recital, and after a greeting and a handshake, retired to the back room with Kathleen the jailer to fill out paper work for his release.
"We'll leave you to talk," Andre said, raising his glass in greeting to his father.
After waving a greeting, he dropped his jacket on a chair and made a quick trip to the bathroom.
5, independently of the prologue and greeting, i.
Aside from the greeting, there was no warmth between them at all.
Dusty closed his eyes, the soft sound of the TV greeting him before he opened them.
He shall ride to the place where he holds court, greeting the people on both sides.
It was decided to send a deputation of bishops with a letter of greeting to the national council of the Russian Church about to be assembled (60) and certain conditions were laid down for intercommunion with certain of the Churches of the Orthodox Eastern Communion (62) and the "ancient separated Churches of the East" (63-65).
Of the shorter poems, besides the greeting to Pippin on his return from the campaign against the Avars (796), an epistle to David (Charlemagne) incidentally reveals a delightful picture of the poet living with his children in a house surrounded by pleasant gardens near the emperor's palace.
The last verse, with its two-fold greeting (6 14:nos, uera Tou 7rveuµar6s co y, 7) x6.pcs AO' upL ' v), shows unconsciously but plainly that, while the epistle professes to be a private letter to Timothy, it is in reality addressed to a wider circle, like 1 Tim.
You may even get a personal greeting from the owner.
Vara lifted his chin in greeting as she passed him, and she wiped her eyes, meeting his green gaze.
As they led Him out they forced the cross, which the sufferer commonly carried, upon the shoulders of one Simon of Cyrene, whose sons Alexander and Rufus are here mentioned - probably as being known to St Mark's readers; at any rate, it is interesting to note that, in writing to the Christians at Rome, St Paul a few years earlier had sent a greeting to " Rufus and his mother."
Evidently the person they were greeting was riding quickly.
He took off his wet felt cloak in a corner of the room, and without greeting anyone went up to Denisov and began questioning him about the matter in hand.
"I would hug you in greeting, but I.m down to one of my last sets of clothing," Kris said somewhat ruefully.
1-3, which defines the source, character and contents of the book, followed by a greeting, i.
After a few words of greeting, each candidate was directed to stand on either side of the raised platform.
He lifted his chin in greeting from his spot at the table.
"Hi, sheriff," Weller said in greeting.
Not the traditional greeting.
He gave the typical greeting.
Pop Up Greeting Cards by Keiko Nakazawa introduces the basics of this unique form of origami.
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However, if you choose to use bulky embellishments on your card, you may need to pay extra postage if you wish to send your greeting through the mail.
After greeting Philemon and his wife, with Archippus (possibly their son) and the Christians who met for worship at Philemon's house (vv.
It's easy to send a romantic greeting card.
They reached a small encampment at the bottom of a mountain and passed around it, one calling out a greeting as someone trotted out to meet them.
Salama, from which the word is derived appears in salaam, " peace be with you," the greeting of the East, and in Moslem, and means to be "free" - or "secure."
On the morning of the day that the young couple were to arrive, Princess Mary entered the antechamber as usual at the time appointed for the morning greeting.
Hurrah!" thundered from all sides, one regiment after another greeting the Tsar with the strains of the march, and then "Hurrah!"... Then the general march, and again "Hurrah!
Immediately after greeting the count he went up to Natasha and followed her.
It wasn't the normal greeting Death gave souls, but he was too frustrated to care.
She smiled a knowing smile in greeting as she looked him up and down.
A bell on the door jingled as she entered, and a middle-aged woman smiled a greeting from behind the counter.
Kellin lifted his head in greeting before returning to the table.
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Jule shifted forward as the vamp held out his hand, palm up, in the traditional greeting to an Oracle.
Joseph passed him in the hall with a nod, the usual extent of his greeting, making no mention of the incident at the mine.
"Guardian," he said, lifting his chin in greeting.
He held out his hand, palm up, to the Oracle in the typical greeting â€“ and permission for her to check his future.
Hadrian had spent much of his reign touring the Roman world, and some of these showed the personifications of provinces greeting him.
She smiles at her secretary; she never reciprocates a greeting or farewell verbally except with clients.
bonsai pot, a t-shirt, a vase and making personalized greeting cards.
Be punctual for meetings, shake hands on greeting and exchange business cards.
Disconnect after greeting callers who receive this greeting will have no messaging options.
From greeting cards, to customisable chocolate, there are loads of personalized gifts there somewhere.
Check out this highly colorful Web Greeting Card with lovely " Online Love " poem.
When entering a Japanese home or restaurant it is customary to remove shoes, and bowing is the customary greeting.
You can take it outside with you and practice your ' magic ' whilst greeting the dawn and at the closing of the day.
ebullient French host, tears in his eyes, greeting every competitor.
Unfortunately I made a faux pas, greeting Anne with the first thing that popped into my mind.
greeting cards, which were very popular locally.
greeting the dawn and at the closing of the day.
greeting the sunrise with open arms, not joining the cloakroom queue... ... ... .
He welcomes guests with a personalized greeting, serves canapÃ©s, and once dinner is served moves around the tables creating hysterical impromptu situations.
Meeting & greeting The most common greeting The most common greeting between people is the handshake.
You can send a little greeting here together with a postcard of your choice.
Only a claimed 10% said they would give them a hearty greeting or stop to have a chat (see graphs above ).
greeting card has been left blank for your own special message.
Add a tune to a birthday greeting, a wink to a text message or exchange the latest in musical ring tones with friends.
To do this, create a new voice greeting using the standard Voice Greeting form.
Enter the phone number(s ), including area code, that will receive the custom greeting, separated by commas.
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Meeting & Greeting A firm handshake is standard for both genders in Finland.
The greeting of the angel of the Lord seems humorous in the extreme.
hurrah for the road, a good team and good whip, The greeting attached to the wayside ' nip ' .
The Hollywood heartthrob made Princess Beatrice and Eugenie's night by greeting them with a tender kiss on the cheek.
MEETING AND GREETING You can greet someone and ask after their health: ' Helo, sut mae?
millenniume we want success at Langney, but not if it means greeting the millenium with a 2nd Division fixture.
Like the Hollywood ' do n't muss the make-up dahling ' greeting that celebrities exchange for the benefit of the photographers.
polite greeting Hotspur antagonizes Glendower - as if he fears to lose face before another renowned warrior.
Violence erupted the night before the first leg in Istanbul, as the customary ' Welcome to Hell ' greeting became starkly prophetic.
punctual for meetings, shake hands on greeting and exchange business cards.
They sat in booths dotted around middle of the town's shopping center cheerfully undergoing the twin disciplines of meeting and greeting.
Make a year's worth of greeting cards and personalized stationery for someone if you're a bit crafty.
About greeting the sunrise with open arms, not joining the cloakroom queue... ... ... .
unfolded which means it uses half the paper of a normal greeting card.
welsh speaking members of staff will be encouraged to answer their calls with a bilingual greeting.
A softly whispered greeting On this your special day, To let you know we think of you Every single day.
In Sweden Sundevall, without accepting Nitzsch's views, accorded them a far more appreciative greeting in his annual reports for1840-1842(i.
Shortly afterwards he proceeded to Sandhurst to continue his military studies, and while there he issued, on the 1st of December 1874, in reply to a birthday greeting from his followers, a manifesto proclaiming himself the sole representative of the Spanish monarchy.
The queen's frequent messages of thanks and greeting to her colonies and to the troops sent by them, and her reception of the latter at Windsor, gave evidence of the heartfelt joy with which she saw the sons of the empire giving their lives for the defence of its integrity; and the satisfaction which she showed in the Federation of the Australian colonies was no less keen.
Thus was proclaimed the identity of the Slav and the conservative points of view; the radical "Illyrian " assembly had done its work, and on the 9th of July Jellachich, while declaring it " permanent," prorogued it indefinitely " with a paternal greeting," on the ground that the safety of the Fatherland depended now " more upon physical than upon moral force."
Rostov looked inimically at Pierre, first because Pierre appeared to his hussar eyes as a rich civilian, the husband of a beauty, and in a word--an old woman; and secondly because Pierre in his preoccupation and absent-mindedness had not recognized Rostov and had not responded to his greeting.
They sat in booths dotted around middle of the town 's shopping center cheerfully undergoing the twin disciplines of meeting and greeting.
Make a year 's worth of greeting cards and personalized stationery for someone if you 're a bit crafty.
They produce a selection of greeting cards, working with artists in residence as part of tees valley arts.
In addition, the card is unfolded which means it uses half the paper of a normal greeting card.
And even if you do n't quite, a cheerful greeting and a wag of the tail will make sure you get on well.
Welsh speaking members of staff will be encouraged to answer their calls with a bilingual greeting.
The Scotsman becked as a greeting to the new visitor.
They often offer specials on affordable printing and photo greeting cards.
While some cards use these images to create a cute baby announcement, these same images can also be turned into beautiful and/or sentimental invitations or greeting cards to give with a gift (or as a gift).
The final look of the invitation or greeting card will depend on the color scheme utilized, any text added (and the font used), and how busy or refined the look of the card is.
Greeting cards offer a convenient way to tell someone how you feel or to offer condolences and congratulations.
There are many kinds of greeting cards to choose from, from many different sources.
You can buy greeting cards at many places, including card stores, specialty gift retailers, department stores and supermarkets.
Hallmark has been in the greeting card business for a century.
Order your paper greeting cards online, and Hallmark will even put your personalized message inside.
American Greetings offers the whole gamut of electronic greeting cards.
Besides cards for events and occasions, for love and for sympathy, American Greetings offers electronic greeting cards for teenagers, in Spanish and that can even have photographs added to them.
One of the first retailers of electronic greeting cards was Blue Mountain.
The company continues to offer great greeting cards with animations and music.
You can also pick a Blue Mountain greeting card that announces your personalized message when opened.
When buying greeting cards, do a bit of planning in advance to make sure that you get the perfect card.
You can also send animated electronic greeting cards and cards that include sustained music and singing.
When you buy a greeting card, make sure you also pick the right envelope.
Getting the right greeting card can sometimes be more stressful than buying the actual gift itself.
However, if you take care to prepare yourself in advance you can take some of the headache out of buying a greeting card.
If you normally send a few greeting cards to friends and family, having cards that are engraved with your family's name may not make sense, especially if you are on a budget.
Instead of handing over $20, put that money in a greeting card and insert a little token for the receiver.
Gift cards are ideal for last minute shopping or inclusion with greeting cards.
Slip the card inside a greeting card or envelope to give the gift in person or through the mail.
To inform the person who's getting the gift, one idea is to place the receipt in a greeting card.
Sending a holiday greeting is a time-honored tradition, and there are plenty of great kitty-style Christmas cards to choose from.
Janice's company offers a collection of musical CD greeting cards for all occasions, but it was her Cat Lover music cards that really caught our attention, so naturally we wanted to learn more.
Happy 2B A Cat Lover is the "next step" in greeting cards.
Our "Royal Treatment" clients will also receive greeting cards "from their pets" for special occasions, and a special treat baked especially for Surprise A Pet! will be sent to pets on their birthday.
A cat will make a very different meow when he is asking for food than when he is greeting other cats.
Pages for Children-Pages for children is a wonderful program that provides books, as well as a variety of greeting cards, to hospitalized children.
The cards can feature the name of the recipient and also include a greeting imprinted on the card such as "Happy Birthday!" or "Congratulations!"
People ordering these gift cards online can add a customized paper greeting card, or Greeting-Gift card, with the gift card tucked inside for an extra charge.
The recipient is sent an email that contains a gift card number and PIN and an optional special greeting.
The company offers free shipping and has a few free add-on features, such as the ability to record a personal greeting for the recipient or to send a greeting card with the Visa card.
Every gift card is delivered directly to the recipient inside a greeting card.
You have the option to add a personal greeting.
Repurpose greeting cards and recycle Christmas cards as unique gift tags by cutting out shapes or pictures.
Any number of paper products can be made from recycled materials, including tissues, printer or copy paper, greeting cards, checks, envelopes, invitations, bathroom tissue, and more.
Giving a greeting card is a personal experience that can be made even more special with environmentally friendly Tumbalina handmade cards.
In fact, this eco-friendly green company offers some truly one-of-a-kind greeting cards that recipients will treasure as works of art.
Most people love getting greeting cards, and with free online greeting cards now available, anyone can send or receive one.
According to the Greeting Card Association, seven billion greeting cards are sent each year.
Many of the greeting cards bought and sent out are purchased online in digital formats.
Much like the paper version, an online greeting card includes a photo and message.
With new technologies, free online greeting cards have become more sophisticated and even interactive.
Animated greeting cards are one of the most popular forms of online cards.
Blue Mountain Arts, one of the leaders in the online greeting card industry, claims that nearly 80% of their cards are animated and plan to increase that number to 90% in a year.
In fact, Blue Mountain Arts pioneered free online greeting cards.
Thanks to Blue Mountain though, many other greeting card companies followed the free greeting card trend.
Now anyone with an Internet connection and an email address can send and receive greeting cards for free.
Even Hallmark and American Greeting, two of the top greeting card companies, now offer free greeting cards as a method of promotion and generating advertising revenue.
Photographic greeting cards, which consist of a simple photograph and a message.
Some online greeting cards can even animate photographs or personal writings.
Interactive greeting cards display games or require reader participation.
Online greeting card websites now have a variety of options.
You may find that most of the major companies have a section of greeting cards being offered at no charge.
You can even try searching for "free online greeting cards" or "free e-cards" in your favorite search engine.
Some of the smaller greeting card companies make their money by collecting email addresses from senders and receivers.
Your receiver may not appreciate the additional junk mail that comes with your greeting card.
Even though nine out of ten people like receiving greeting cards, there are those who prefer a friendly hand-made note or card.
Still, free online greeting cards provide people with busy life styles a means by which to keep in touch.
Some sites also offer products with photos printed on them, including the standard mugs, t-shirts, and greeting cards.
Many greeting card websites offer e-cards and printable cards as well.
The only problem may be deciding which greeting card to send when there is so much to choose from!
Whether you want to send a talking or singing greeting, or a simple "Happy Birthday," Blue Mountain is the site to visit.
American Greetings is one of the best-known greeting card companies.
The totally free greeting card sites don't charge any membership fees for their services.
They offer hundreds of free birthday, holiday, get well soon, sympathy and many more greeting e-cards.
Hallmark has long been known as one of the preeminent greeting card companies.
Greetings can be customized with the sender's voice, personal photo and personalized greeting on the inside of the cards.
Free e-Cards Online is a service offering a variety of birthday, anniversary, get well, thank you and wedding cards, as well as quite a few other types of greeting cards.
Sending greeting cards online is a great way to make someone's day.
Luckily, the e-card business is booming and there is no shortage of free greeting card sites from which to send a wonderful birthday greeting.
In 1986, the greeting card company Hallmark created a new line of greeting cards called "Shoebox Greetings."
The popularity of the line of printed Maxine greeting cards combined with the tremendous growth of the Internet created a growing demand for free Maxine ecards.
As more families and friends incorporate the use of the Internet into their daily lives, the electronic greeting card market is experiencing enormous popularity.
FlutterInn is a website where you can fill out a form to send electronic greeting cards for free.
Go to 4 Greeting Cards for a selection of 24 free country music ecards to send to friends and family.
Use free music ecards to add that little extra something to an electronic greeting or birthday wish so they'll thank you when they're humming the tune all day.
You could also use individual photo flowers to embellish greeting cards or place a rubber magnet on the back of a blossom and use it to decorate your refrigerator.
Incorporate greeting cards, newspaper clippings, and other memorabilia into your layouts for free accents that perfectly match the theme of your page.
If you have paper scraps and extra stickers or embellishments on your desk after completing a layout, consider creating a handmade greeting card with these supplies.
The Cricut is very useful for making handmade greeting cards.
You use your Cricut for almost every scrapbooking layout you make, as well as creating handmade greeting cards and other paper crafting projects.
Some of the volunteer opportunities include assisting in the classes, crops, registrations and greeting participants.
Hallmark has long been known for greeting cards, but in recent years the company has expanded their offerings to include Hallmark scrapbook photo albums.
During World War I, the need for greeting cards grew and so did the company.
The Cricut can be used to make accents for scrapbook layouts, handmade greeting cards, and home décor projects, as well as crafts for children, party decorations, and simple gift items.
Decoupage with copies of your favorite photos, magazine cut outs, images from greeting cards, maps, travel brochures or old sheet music.
Extra paper die cuts can be used on homemade invitations or greeting cards, as decorations on bulletin boards and as embellishments on event programs or announcements.
If you later use the stamps to make handmade greeting cards or custom gift wrap, your savings increases even more.
If you want to move beyond creating digital scrapbook pages to make calendars, greeting cards, or other paper crafts on your computer, Serif PagePlus SE is an excellent option.
This is a wonderful way to make efficient use of your scraps, particularly if you also enjoy making handmade greeting cards.
Copies of handwritten recipes, love letters, greeting cards, and old school projects can add a personal touch to your scrapbook page.
If you've received a lot of special cards, you might consider designing pages for a greeting card scrapbook.
For many people, greeting cards are something to be enjoyed for a few weeks and then tossed in the recycling bin.
It's easiest to design your greeting card scrapbook around special events in your life, since these are times you may receive a lot of cards.
One way to make a special book for the child in your life is to save greeting cards from each birthday.
If you've ever gotten married, you probably received a lot of greeting cards at your shower and wedding.
Similarly, you can commemorate the birth of a baby or a baby shower with an album of greeting cards.
Assign someone to take photos of each guest with the graduate, and then feature that photo on the page with the greeting card.
If the card contains a special message of encouragement or congratulations, make sure you can open the greeting to read inside.
Most people receive a lot of greeting cards around the holidays, and you can preserve these cards with a holiday greeting album.
Designing pages for a greeting card scrapbook is fun and easy, and these albums can be perfect for preserving special notes.
You could select standard invitations from a greeting card shop, or you might choose to have professional invitations printed out for you.
The basic components of commitment ceremony include a greeting from the officiate of the ceremony to the guests, the statement of vows, the exchange of rings and an official pronouncement of marriage from the facilitator.
They can give advice, well wishes, or a simple greeting to the bride and groom.
Additionally, you can include where you spent your honeymoon, a small tidbit about the ceremony or reception, a poem or quote and a personal greeting.
At Discover Card online, you can choose a wedding or love themed gift card and greeting card, then add a personalized embossed message and the recipient's name to the actual gift card, plus a special message to the greeting card.
Certain fees do apply to the personalized cards available at GiftCardMall.com, like shipping and upgrading to the 5x7 greeting card mailer.
If you want to have it read aloud, however, you can have the poetry reading near the beginning of the ceremony, soon after the greeting and before the vows are exchanged.
I decided to put out greeting cards with my picture on them!
American Greetings Corporation announced March 20, 2007 that it will partner with DeGeneres, a comedian by trade, to create a new line of greeting cards called the "ellen collection."
Ellen's venture in the greeting card business is no surprise.
Ellen DeGeneres joins fellow comedian Jeff Foxworthy as a greeting card writer.
American Greetings Corporation, she will debut a line of greeting cards called the "ellen collection."
Jokes abound about ugly Christmas sweaters, but holiday sweaters for children are the perfect apparel for Christmas family photos and holiday greeting cards.
In the best circumstances, you should be given a friendly greeting and a quick tour of the facilities if you make it known that you are a potential customer.
The dogs must not have any contact; no greeting each other.
In addition, a poem written especially for the retiree will be far more special than a random piece of work by an unknown author, much like a handwritten letter compared to a commercial greeting card.
It's not a holiday created by the greeting card industry to sell cards, but was started by Marian Lucille Herndon McQuade, a mother of 15, grandmother of 43 and great-grandmother to 15.
When having a dinner party, it can be challenging to determine the right time to place your wine in the refrigerator, all while you are busy preparing dinner or greeting guests.
In the 1400s, some of the flowery verse was put down on paper and one of the earliest written Valentines greeting from that time is housed in the British Museum.
Holiday Gaga offers a wide Victorian Valentine's divided into two categories, contemporary greeting cards manufactured from 1960 to current and vintage Valentines made before 1960.
Vintage greeting cards are often found tucked away in a box at estate sales or bundled in rubber bands at garage sales and thrift stores.
Very often dealers package vintage greeting cards in lots.
Instead of sending your special Valentine a modern day greeting card or an ecard, send them a special treasure from years gone by.
After this is a traditional wedding dance (salidsid) and the banawol-banawe, another dance that draws from the movements of birds to create an exciting dance of greeting for guests.
If you know you're greeting a Tamil (the largest minority), you can substitute, "Wanacome."
Approach someone with a handshake for a greeting.
This craft is also a clever way to present a cash gift, instead of simply tucking a few bills into a greeting card or a plain envelope.
Pop Up Greeting Cards: Use the book, 3D Pop Up Greeting Cards, written by Keiko Nakazawa, this book provides readers with numerous Kirigami designs including flowers, snowflakes, angels and animals.
However, since you can print the card pattern as many times as you like, this is still a very economical way to send a birthday greeting.
They can also be attached to handmade greeting cards.
Tissue paper works well for making snowflakes for greeting cards.
Use white tissue with colored greeting cards or colored snowflakes with white greeting cards.
Use commercial greeting card blanks, or make your own from card stock.
You may need to make several paper folded objects to use in greeting cards or as placecards or party decorations.
Card: Make handmade greeting cards for birthdays, holidays, and other special occasions.
Use them to decorate a scrapbook page or a handmade greeting card.
Follow the slideshow tutorial Origami Flowers for Cards to learn how to fold one to use on a greeting card.
Care Bears started out as a series of American Greeting Cards.
Other information, such as the name of the person who has given the candle, a line of poetry, or simply a happy birthday greeting, can also be included on the candle.
Kids Are Stars offers custom greeting cards, stationery and note cards to groups to use as a fundraiser.
Many organizations offer special fundraising programs for nonprofits, from soft drink and gourmet food companies to organizations that sell seasonal items like gift wrapping paper and holiday greeting cards.
Cards that are reused may be turned into a craft project or a one-of-a-kind greeting while those that are made from recycled materials are a new card altogether.
Cards for Causes features recycled greeting cards for just about any occasion including Christmas.
Green Charity Cards sells recycled greeting cards printed on recycled paper made from recovered fiber.
There are a wide selection of Christmas greeting cards to choose from.
On the back of each greeting cards is a logo of the charity and summary about them.
Why not consider a recycled greeting whose proceeds benefit a charity this holiday season?
Here, they not only provide a sample letter, but also explain to you why each portion of the letter is important and impactful, from the beginning greeting to your closing statements and signature.
Type in the date and a greeting for the recipient.
Both letters should include a heading with the sender's address and a more formal letter should also include the recipient's address before the date and greeting.
Over the years, the fundraising enterprise expanded beyond Christmas cards to include greeting cards for all occasions.
People donate used Christmas cards, as we as other types of greeting cards.
If you're looking for a different approach to raising money with holiday greeting cards that provides a way to combine environmental responsibility with crafting skills, consider undertaking a recycled Christmas card fundraising project.
Rubber stamps, paper punches, and computer clip art make it easy to create a unique Christmas greeting.
Use stencils to make letters for the greeting "Welcome" or "Happy Holidays."
If you scrapbook, try making personalized greeting cards for your friends to use throughout the year.
Instead of assuming that all of your clients celebrate the Christmas holiday, send a holiday greeting.
You can purchase specialty greeting cards designed to hold gift certificates.
Cards4Heroes offers a wide range of greeting cards for every season, including Christmas.
Commando Santa - If you're looking for a lighter holidau greeting, Commando Santa is tattooed with the Marine emblem and ready to take on the holidays.
Many people receive numerous Christmas cards throughout the holiday season, but a Marine Corp-themed greeting card is bound to stand out from the rest.
Add a personalized message or greeting to the card.
Faux Greeting Card: For a more traditional feel, choose an ecard that looks and works like a customary greeting card.
With the vast array of ecard options available, one can be found or made to fit almost anyone's holiday greeting needs.
The Holiday Spot has a fairly extensive collection of poems that you can use in your personal projects or send to your friends and family with an email greeting link on the Web site.
To make your gift closet even more useful, visit your local dollar store for colorful gift bags, tissue paper, and an assortment of greeting cards.
Donate a set amount of money in the recipient's name, then announce your gift with a beautiful greeting card.
Use a home computer to create the perfect card instead of spending hours at the mall, trying to find the right sentiments in a greeting card.
Greeting Island - This site has several fun and bright colored cards in relatively modern designs.
DLTK Holidays - This site provides four greeting card templates you can either print out as is or download to a graphics program.
Lighted Cards: If you don't want to send a musical greeting but still want an electronic touch to your Christmas card, a lighted card is perfect.
Dress in holiday attire or hold a seasonal greeting sign to add more merriment to these electronic cards.
Write a personal note in the card and do not let a recorded carol be your only holiday greeting.
Before deciding to send electronic cards to everyone on your Christmas card list, be aware that they are more expensive than typical greeting cards.
There are postcard-type greeting card as well as animated and Flash Media player cards.
Attach a luggage tag instead of a regular gift name tag, or create a "passport" style greeting card with Christmas wishes in different languages.
Cut out the images on a coloring sheet and use them on the front of homemade Christmas greeting cards.
If you remember the days when twinkling lights were considered a high tech wonder of Christmas décor and celebrating, you'll be astonished by the latest Christmas greeting cards.
More and more people are forgoing the traditional Christmas greeting card and sending out free email Christmas cards instead.
These email cards, or ecards, are a great way to send loved ones far and near a special greeting without spending money on posted cards through the mail.
If you want a mantle full of greeting cards at Christmas, it may be best to send them out yourself.
You can say, "Merry Christmas" to friends and family in so many ways, but the best Christmas greeting card verses are always those that are written from the heart.
If you are planning to make your own cards this year, these ideas for Christmas greeting card verses will help you to create a handcrafted message that everyone on your Christmas card list will appreciate.
Many of the most expressive Christmas greeting card verses are found within the lyrics of traditional Christmas carols.
For a modern greeting, you will either need to be creative and write your own verses, or put a new twist on an old sentiment.
In addition, costumes are great to have in case you want to take unique holiday photos of your baby for an amusing or creative Christmas greeting card.
You will be able to engage in discussions with others seniors in the forum, chat with them and even send them electronic greeting cards.
They don't have the ability for electronic greeting, though they do have video messaging and a magazine to browse.
Issue a greeting when entering the room and avoid just lurking.
Design a unique loving nickname or a special greeting.
Find a blank greeting card and write the poem inside.
You don't need a special occasion to send a greeting to your sweetheart.
If you are in a new relationship and you are still unsure how the person you are dating will receive this type of greeting, don't send one.
Each Internet site varies on how you send an electronic greeting to someone.
When you send a greeting such as this one, you will most likely generate some mental pictures.
Before you send off an electronic greeting, consider the following suggestions.
Although, it's okay to send an electronic greeting for a birthday or anniversary, it is much better to use one for spontaneously showing how much you are in love with your sweetheart.
Some sites require you to register before you can send an electronic greeting to a loved one but this usually only entails filling out a quick and short form.
Do you just need a simple electronic greeting to send?
Sending a romantic electronic greeting to your significant other will show the person you are thinking of him or her and that you care.
Some sites don't require registration so all you have to do is choose the one and fill out the form that includes the recipient's e-mail address, your name and a brief message that will usually appear somewhere on the electronic greeting.
You don't need to wait for a special day such as an anniversary, work promotion or birthday to send an electronic greeting card.
That means you need to be careful about sending an electronic greeting for a forgotten anniversary.
Convenience is not the only reason why many people have started using e-cards rather than regular cards; bigger selection of cards is another reason to send an electronic greeting.
A membership at Quest Personals includes a free profile, a free photo upload, the ability to search as well as upload a video greeting for others who look at your profile.
Once you're ready to chat you will be asked to record both your first name and a short greeting of approximately 60 seconds.
Once you've done so, you can hear other people's recorded greeting messages.
Press five if you want more information on the person whose greeting you are listening to.
Press three to skip to the next person's greeting.
Saying "I love you" can take many forms, including sending romantic and passionate greeting cards to that special someone.
This is why it's not always a good idea to send romantic or passionate greeting cards to people you have just started dating - or, at least, try to make sure that he or she is in a "safe" zone.
If the other member has an account, he or she will be able to contact you back if he or she is interested once you send a generic greeting to alert him or her to your account.
Greeting - Besides the generic "Dear John" or "Dear Jane," you might decide to employ a sarcastic greeting like, "Dear Loser" or "Hey Idiot."
Another option is to find a romantic "I love you" greeting card, and while she reads those words, you set the stage for the actual proposal.
With today's growing greeting card industry, finding appropriate cards for such an occasion is no longer as difficult as it once was.
Similarly, if they are an off-the-wall, spur-of-the-moment couple, a formalized greeting extolling the virtues of their upcoming marriage may not convey the right message.
Traditional: With standard sayings and simple, romantic phrases, these are the most popular styles of engagement greeting cards.
If specific engagement greeting cards cannot be found, it is perfectly acceptable (and perhaps more personal and meaningful) to print or create a customized card to suit the occasion.
Though the card industry would like to impose a mandate requiring greeting cards for every occasion, engagement cards are not mandatory.
Before sending off a greeting card, however, be sure that it matches the couple in question and is sent at the appropriate time.
Half-fold card: This is the traditional greeting card style where the paper is folded only once.
Two-fold card: Some invitations are folded twice, similar to greeting cards with covers comprised of the two folded ends of the card.
Greeting: You should open formally, such as Dear Mr. Smith.
Use a colon after the greeting to show formality.
Writing greeting cards freelance provides writers with a supplemental income.
Writers provide more than just rhyming verses for greeting cards, an industry that's grown exponentially since the mid-1980s.
Writing greeting cards freelance is about providing contemporary prose, modern humor and conversational messages that fill every greeting card need.
Greeting cards are available for kids, for teens and for adults.
Greeting cards are created for a variety of occasions including, but not limited to every major holiday, birthday, congratulations, birth of a baby, engagements, marriages, divorces, getting jobs, losing a job, moving and arriving.
If it's an occasion, there's likely a greeting card for it.
Greeting card writers can average $35 to $150 per verse (whether it's rhyming verse, prose or just a one line sentence).
Greeting card companies usually purchase card verses in bulk (10 or more) at a time, rather than just buying them individually.
If you want to get started writing freelance greeting cards, you need to know what types of cards there are to write.
Not every genre of card will appeal to you, but since you can write a greeting card anywhere, keep these genres in mind.
The traditional greeting card is exactly what it sounds like.
Typically, greeting card companies use in house staff for these types of greeting cards, but freelance writers may find some opportunities in this area.
This is a very active area for freelance writers to break into the greeting card business.
Looking for a greeting card for someone who has stopped smoking?
The Writer's Market, a publication of Writer's Digest Magazine, features an entire section on greeting card companies, how to obtain submission guidelines and more.
The first step to submitting your greeting card ideas is to contact the greeting card companies for their submission guidelines.
You can do this by checking out the latest greeting cards in the genre you're interested in writing as well as checking out the Greeting Card Association.
If you are interested in practice writing greeting cards, buy a set of blank cards and create your own greeting cards for upcoming occasions.
There is a greeting card for virtually every occasion.
Many greeting card companies have a submissions page on their website that explains how a poet should submit their work.
Freelance writers often wonder how to make money writing greeting cards.
If you seriously want to know how to make money writing greeting cards, then you need to take a walk through the greeting card section of any store near you.
Greeting cards can be slick and witty or sweet and sappy, and you may only excel at writing one particular type of card.
Sentimental cards-When you first think of greeting cards, this is probably the type of card that comes to mind.
Sentimental greeting cards are typically on the lower end of the pay scale.
Studio-The most lucrative greeting card category is the studio cards, which are the long, slim cards that are written for virtually any reason, be it friendship, apologies, holiday wishes, and more.
When you submit a humorous greeting card idea, the editor will decide whether it fits in the humorous or the studio category.
When you consider that hundreds, even thousands, of people submit greeting card ideas to companies throughout the year, getting a company to purchase your idea can be somewhat daunting.
Submission guidelines-Find out how each company prefers greeting card ideas to be submitted.
In many cases, this involves writing the greeting on a 3X5 card, along with your name and address.
Greeting Card Association-If you haven't already joined the Greeting Card Association, it's time to do so.
Payment-Finally, payment can vary significantly depending upon the size of the company and the type of greeting you are attempting to sell.
You can make as little as $10 to as much as $200 per greeting card idea, so this form of freelance writing could be a great venue for you to try!
Many major and lesser-known greeting card companies use contract writers to compose copy for their lines.
Although some have stringent guidelines regarding style and length, others are merely looking for strong, evocative writing for everything from humorous to sympathy and condolence greeting cards.
Greeting cards are fun activities for kids.
Teach children where to write the greeting and where to sign the card.
Making Greeting Cards is a fun site that shows you how to create greeting cards.
These greeting cards can easily be converted into invitations.
Free paper dolls still appear in certain magazines and sometimes on greeting cards.
Craft offerings are as diverse as play-dough recipes, windsocks, greeting cards, and jewelry projects.
While store-bought greetings are easy to find and relatively affordable, adding a special customized touch to a birthday greeting is a clever way to make the birthday celebration even more meaningful.
Whether the card is created for friends or loved ones, the recipients are sure to appreciate the hard work and dedicated time your child put into the greeting.
Created early in the decade by greeting card company American Greetings, the Care Bears were an instant smash.
Frame pretty greeting cards or calendar pages to create inexpensive wall art.
Cards that feature music, sound effects, or simple games to play are a particularly appealing alternative to the traditional paper greeting card.
Free e-cards for birthdays are a fun and convenient alternative to traditional paper greeting cards.
Hallmark: Whether you're looking for a child's birthday greeting or a funny e-card for a coworker, you're guaranteed to find what you need on the Hallmark website.
Hallmark: As the leading manufacturer of traditional paper greeting cards, it should be no surprise that Hallmark offers a number of free accident/get well e-cards on its website.
Even if the hospital doesn't offer e-mail access in individual rooms, staff members may be able to print and hand deliver your greeting.
It may be easy to find free e-cards with music, but before hitting send on a singing greeting, the choice of whether or not a musical montage is appropriate must be carefully considered.
Most free online greeting card services offer musical options for card senders, allowing an otherwise plain picture (even an animated one) and a few lines of text to be accompanied by cleverly chosen lyrics.
A sudden burst of song can add an extra smile to a friendly greeting.