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La Mer, Oceanic Ethical Art & Design Collection 2020

Amor Milagre La Mer Ocean Inspired Collection Winter Nursery Ethical Handmade Gift Shop Art Design Organic Baby & Child Woman Mermaid seaweed Summer Autumn sea amormilagre.com

La Mer

Once upon an ocean, there was air to breathe and love for all…

An Original Oceanic Collection by Amor Milagre

Ethically Handmade Art, Photography, Stationery, Organic Apparel, Books, and More for All Ages!

Coming 2020

A Gentle Life Collection

Amor Milagre La Mer Ocean Inspired Collection Winter Nursery Ethical Handmade Gift Shop Art Design Organic Baby & Child Woman Mermaid sand seashell sea amormilagre.com

Amor Milagre La Mer Ocean Inspired Collection Summer Autumn Winter Nursery Ethical Handmade Gift Shop Art Organic Baby & Child Woman Mermaid amormilagre.com

Music of the Moment:  La Mer, Charles Trenet

 

 

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Ethical Gift Shop Art Collection: Illustrated Garden Alphabet Letters

Amor Milagre Love Dove Illustrated Garden Alphabet Letter Collection spring summer 2019 baby child wedding gifts amormilagre.com Art, Design, Animals, Shoe Design, Nursery, Interior Design

Cast a spell of enchantment!  Spell a special name, favourite word, elegant initials, or a beautiful letter to accompany other pieces in my collections and your existing artwork gallery.

Many more new unique letters will be added to this growing collection.  All of my collections live with us in our home.  They are my first choice for interior design because they are soft, sweet, and natural.  This is a soothing atmosphere for a nature-loving empathic family and all!  Atelier Amor Milagre is an ethical design studio for every collection created and in every direction expressed for a healthy lifestyle.  Personal, delicate designs like this collection grow well with historical artwork and my other collections.  Pair these letters with sweet animals and colour abstracts from my shop for a darling New Baby Nursery Gallery Wall.  Children love these little darlings.  They are gentle teachers and inspiration for A Gentle Life.  Give a newly married couple a gift of their initials for a unique wedding shower present!  More still, a very special  gift for a long-married couple’s very tender anniversary.  Spell a word to inspire your daily life to be how you Love to be!  This fun collection has endless possibilities for your gift-giving enjoyment.  XOXO ~Amor Milagre

little film to celebrate my evergrowing Original Illustrated Garden Alphabet Letter Collection.

A Gentle Life Collections by Amor Milagre.

Romantic Ethically Handmade Gifts for All Ages!

 

New products and collections release each week, please check back for your custom, unique gifts!

Custom order your very own originals by sending your design & colour ideas to me here.

 

Lovely Gifts for Spring-Summer Weddings, New Babies, Graduations, Birthdays, and Everyday Love!

Happy Spring Sale!  Enjoy 10% off All Orders with Code: SPRING19

 

Ethical stationery sets and children’s books

will be added to the purchasing options for this collection very soon!

 

Music of the Moment:  Love is Here to Stay, Gene Kelly & Leslie Caron in the film, An American in Paris, Song Written by George Gershwin & Ira Gershwin

 

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Spring Gift Collection 2019: Ethical Gift Shop

A new film to celebrate & introduce the Spring 2019 A Gentle Life Collections by Amor Milagre. 

Romantic Ethically Handmade Gifts for All Ages! 

New products and collections release each week, please check back for your custom, unique gifts!

Lovely Gifts for Spring-Summer Weddings, New Babies, Graduations, Birthdays, and Everyday Love!

 

Happy Spring Sale!  Enjoy 10% off All Orders with Code: SPRING19

 

Music of the Moment:  Mi Amor, Vanessa Paradis

 

 

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Shop Handmade Organic Holiday Gifts

Amor Milagre Presents 2 Happy Gift Giving Holiday Sale 2018 Film Art Design Organic Apparel Christmas Tree Handmade dancing silly Sheep Ornaments Artwork Nursery Gifts Presents Artisan ethical sustainable organic cotton drawing amormilagre.com
New! Organic ethical handmade silly dancing sheep tree ornaments, view in shop here!

The first snowfalls of the Winter season transform our world into a white forest of wonder.  We snuggle in with popcorn, cozy sweaters, games, and holiday music.  Pages fill with new friends, handmade organic ornaments twirl, and brushes dance washes of holiday hues, all waiting for you in The Shop at Dove Cottage.

Holidays and every day are about Love.  Being purely you sets you free to the Love you’ll feel for yourself, others, and Nature.  More self-health help and fun holiday stories can be found in my books.  Many more will be available to help soon.  We are all valuable, wonderful, and gifted in our own ways.  Be you every moment.  Happy Holidays and every day, ~Amor Milagre

View and Order your magical unique little Silly Dancing Sheep Ornament, Illustrated Garden Alphabet Letters, and lots more in The Shop at Dove Cottage by Amor Milagre.  Customize my handmade gifts for your Dear Ones!  View “Sage in Winter” for a lovely children’s book gift and fun holiday celebrations.

View the Silly Dancing Sheep Ornaments & Illustrated Garden Alphabet Letter Artwork.

Music of the Moment:  Walking in the Air, Singer:  Peter Auty, Written by: Howard Blake, The Snowman film soundtrack

So beautiful, mesmerizing, meditative, and peaceful…

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10 Quick Tips for Building a Sustainable House, Organic Home Design


Amor Milagre Presents 10 quick tips for building a sustainable organic house home 2018 amormilagre.com healthy lifestyle candle sconce light red wallpaper room paint.jpg

Hello Design Enthusiasts!  Today, my husband is joining me in a little film about some quick tips for building a sustainable home.  To get you started in this new film & book series, we list a few excerpts from my upcoming design book.  We designed and built our home ourselves, and it’s been a quite a design & life journey.  I’ll release my organic home design book shortly at The Shop at Dove Cottage.  In the meantime, I’ll post new films and journal entries here about things you can do to build and design a healthy, loving home for yourself and your Dear Ones.  Keep health for nature and yourself in mind with each little decision.  For my Design Atelier, Help, & Custom Projects please message me.  Happy Building!  ~Amor Milagre

 

Music of the Moment:  Peace Piece, Bill Evans

 

 

 

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Happy Holiday Sale! 2018, Healthy Ethical Gift-Giving Shop

Watercolour Painting:  Illustrated Garden Alphabet Letter X

Happy Holidays to you, and take great pleasure in catching up with yourself, new friends, and Dear Ones.  If you please, visit The Shop at Dove Cottage for my new and classic Gentle Life collections to celebrate the seasons with charming original children’s books, artwork, prints, soft organic apparel, design, and soon stationery again, too!  For Design help for the holidays, message me, here.  All items are handmade with ethical, responsible materials, positive energy, great care, fun imagination, and pure Love.  ~Amor Milagre

Amor Milagre Holiday Sale 2018 Artisan handmade Gifts Baby & Child Collection Art Design Books Organic Apparel Organic Cotton Toddler Tees Nursery Watercolor Paintings amormilagre.com
Original Leaf Garland Illustration appears in my upcoming stationery shop and Gentle Life Book Collection.

Take 15% Off your entire order with Sale Code: HOLIDAY18 all season long at Amor Milagre, The Shop at Dove Cottage, Live in the Light!

Coming Up:  New Children’s Books, Art Collections, Organic Apparel, Film, and more!

Happy Holidays!

 

Music of the Moment:  The sweetest, most sincere song, for me:

El Condor pasa, Rainforest Recital with the Paganini Duo, with Georg Mertens

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Fresh Organic Garden Herb Tea Hair Rinse & Avocado Mask Snack


Amor Milagre Fresh Garden Herb Tea Hair Rinse Organic Vegan Non-Toxic natural beauty Recipe amormilagre.com

Today, we are strolling through our children’s garden to find plants for an herbal hair rinse.  Rosemary, lavender, anise hyssop, peppermint, thyme, and sage.  Garden fresh flavours and scents of the Earth.  Organic and pure, perfect in design, healthy and comforting, brew to cleanse hair, skin, mind, body, heart, and Soul.  Baby-and-Me bath with tea leaves.  A fortunate present moment together.  Nothing wasted.  Grown for good health, animals, and bees.  A Dear One’s adventure.  A garden of life!

Amor Milagre Fresh Garden Herb Tea Hair Rinse Organic Vegan Non-Toxic natural beauty Recipe amormilagre.com

Garden Herb Hair Rinse

Pick fresh organic herbs (no toxic sprays/chemicals/unnatural soil, use non-GMO plant seeds).  Steep in hot water until golden.  Breathe in the herbal steam.  Strain herbs to use later for more tea or use in the bath.  Drink some of this nourishing tea and/or add it into a bowl full of fresh, cool water.  Rinse hair in shower/bathtub for a natural clean routine.  Return plants back to the garden to compost when done.  The fresh herbal scents will awaken your senses, letting in light, resting in openness, while keeping your hair, scalp, skin, and all healthy.  Soften and condition hair and skin, if desired, with natural foods, like avocado below.  Inside and out.

Water is the best way to clean.  Start children off in life with habits that say:  “You are wonderful just the way you are!  Stay natural, be purely you!”  (More positive inspiration for all ages is featured in my books, artwork, organic recipe lifestyle journal, all in The Shop at Dove Cottage, and amormilagre.com.

Organic Beauty: Amor Milagre Presents Fresh Garden Herb Tea Hair Rinse from Amor Milagre: Ethical Gift Shop on Vimeo.

Amor Milagre Fresh Garden Herb Tea Hair Rinse Organic Vegan Non-Toxic natural beauty Recipe amormilagre.com

Amor Milagre Fresh Avocado Face Mask Snacks Baby & Me Organic Vegan Non-Toxic natural beauty Recipe amormilagre.com

Avocado Hair & Skin Mask

A fresh mask for all ages.  This is especially fun for kids to try this tactile, healthy bonding beauty tip.  (Be aware of food allergies, as always).  Mash up avocado, set aside most of it for the snack, and smooth some on face and hair, a little will do for children.  Eat the avocado-wrap snack while the mask is on.  Add in seeds, dried fruit, nuts, olives, and/or beans.  Rest easy, and if with children, laugh and imagine funny green face/hair adventures.  Rinse off gently.  This beautifully coloured yellow-green routine is memorable and inspires more of the same, healthy, enjoyable habits for you and your Dear Ones.  More garden shares are coming soon!  xo ~Amor Milagre

 

Music of the Moment:  Tap the Beat, Blanket Music

 

 

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Wild Rose Petal Bath

Amor Milagre Presents Wild Rose Petal Bath organic home, garden, healthy lifestyle amormilagre.com

Evening kitchen dancing in misty tones.  Dusty cinnamon cranberries bake, scenting the air warmly.  A walk where the wild roses roam, gently gathering fallen petals, so naturally pleasing and delicate.  The word ‘sweet’ was named for you.  A bath runs away into the night stars.  Twirling and swirling, the petals ride on faerie water tides.  Sweet is this bath, and noses giggle with petals that stick.  Look at those rosy cheeks, oh one fell into the water!  Laughs and unwound senses breathe.  Pajama families dance and sing into dreams:  light, loving, and airy.  In the morning, float out in vast Nature in the calming beauty that we all are.  Ocean, lake, pond, river, pool, or puddle.  Water is life!  Keep it healthy for all, clean it up, and stay natural.  Water, Earth, Air.  Feel it.  Be natural, be bare, be true, be purely you!  Live in the light!  ~Amor Milagre

Wild rose petals soothe the body and mind, unwind headaches, and heal the skin.  The sweet scent is entirely beneficial for the soul.

More ways of feeling connected with Nature are featured in my original children’s book collection and in my upcoming organic beauty and healthy lifestyle books, exclusively here at amormilagre.com.

**We gathered fallen wild rose petals, with no toxic sprays/chemicals/unnatural soil, use non-GMO plant seeds/plants.

 

Music of the Moment:  Let me get there, Hope Sandoval and the Warm Inventions Featuring Kurt Vile

 

 

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Organic Stone Circle Garden

Amor Milagre Presents Stone Circle Garden organic home & garden sunflower amormilagre.com

A simple circle of Nature’s stones and organic compost makes magic in your garden and soul.  Let the glorious rain wash and nurture perennial wildflower seeds to surprise next season’s bees, while organic herbs sprout in the meantime, for little ones to taste on misty morning walks.  Temporary or permanent, to grow in beauty, this easy-to-design garden is a delight for the senses outside and seen from inside the home, too.  A little film to match below.  ~Amor Milagre PS Gardening ideas are also woven into my original children’s books!

Amor Milagre Presents Stone Circle Garden Film, Organic Home & Garden from Amor Milagre: Ethical Gift Shop on Vimeo.

How To:  Place a stick or garden stake at the center of where you want your garden.  Tie a string around it, and figure out how large of a circumference you’d like your garden to be.  Measure the radius amount and wrap that length of the string to another stick.  Trace the circle on the ground in the dirt or mark with stones.  This is a quick, natural, non-toxic way to mark out a garden.  You can insert more sticks/stakes to vertically visualize your circle garden, connecting with string, or start laying stones down in a circle.  Add organic compost and plant seeds and plants.  Et voila!  Let the rain help your plants grow very strong.  Water new plants in, and later water if really needed, but Nature knows best and grows best with natural rain rhythms.  Use saved rainwater in barrels and homemade organic compost for best results and ethical gardening practices.  Enjoy your blooms and edible organic foods every year.  This makes a beautiful winter garden structure as well.  You can build up the stones as high or thick as you like.  Ours is temporary so it is simply laid out.  Use garden stones, because they already live there and look more natural with plants.

Nature’s colours, shapes, and textures are varied and are all the more beautiful for it, humans included.  A great lesson for designing or appreciating anything/anyone:  natural, healthy, and unique.  More organic Home & Garden how to’s are featured in my upcoming ethical, healthy, organic lifestyle books.

 

Music of the Moment:  Sunny, Marvin Gaye (Song written by Bobby Hebb)

 

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Children’s Book Release: A Day with Sage


Amor Milagre Presents The Ethical Bookshop A Day with Sage handmade original children's books amormilagre.com

NEW BOOK!  A Day with Sage by Amor Milagre.  “Welcome to my Day!”  Sage is sweet, loving, bright, and very funny.  A good routine makes all the difference for this sensitive family of three!  This book is an introduction to Sage’s world.  Follow along with her adventures and design your own healthy daily routine.  This loving new book series is called The Chronicles of Sage Rose Sorrel #1.  Click here to view this book in my shop!  Also view Sage in Winter, here.  More Sage books are coming soon!  ~Amor Milagre

Amor Milagre Presents The Ethical Bookshop A Day with Sage handmade original children's books amormilagre.com

A Day with Sage

by Amor Milagre

View this book in The Shop at Dove Cottage here.

Original Children’s Book Series:  The Chronicles of Sage Rose Sorrel #1

Gentle Organic Daily Life Inspiration for: Empaths, Synesthetes, Highly Sensitive People, and All!

Daily inspiration for a loving family and a Gentle, Healthy, Organic Lifestyle.  (This book features Spring, Summer, Fall / Autumn, the warmer seasons of the year).  Sage is a 1 1/2 year old toddler in this story.

Sustainable, ethical, non-toxic, handmade, organic children’s books.  A Gentle Life Book Collection: Peaceful, beautiful, healthy inspiration for a Gentle Life.  Take our books with you everywhere you go!  Give the gift of Love & Peace by being Purely You!

Amor Milagre books include helpful, gentle inspiration for setting boundaries, sorting emotions, and designing your routine to suit your unique needs and dreams. ‘A Day with Sage’ is a good book to start with for developing a healthy inner voice, ‘Antonia’s Bakery’ helps you design your dreams and shows how they can come true, and ‘Sage in Winter’ inspires the beauty, fun, and gratitude of simple pleasures and helping others by inspiring real Love.

 

Amor Milagre Presents The Ethical Bookshop A Day with Sage handmade original children's books amormilagre.com

This story is 64 pages full of gently hand-painted watercolour illustrations.

3 Chapters, 76 Total Pages

The organic ribbon bookmark colour for this series is a sweet pale ballet blush pink.

Text Language:  English (More languages coming soon!)

All books are signed by the author.  For custom inscriptions written by the author, please send your personalized message here.

There is a beautifully dedicated space, designed for you to write your own inscription, to show your Love for Dear Ones.

Amor Milagre Presents The Ethical Bookshop A Day with Sage handmade original children's books amormilagre.com

For more about our original story characters & books, visit our Book Page here!

Original artwork, art prints, and stationery for this item are coming soon to The Shop at Dove Cottage!

Amor Milagre The Bookshop: Encouraging the Imagination & Celebrating Individuality for Children of All Ages!

 

A fun game to play, when giving new books to children, is to hide the book and help them look around to find their special gift!

Amor Milagre Presents The Ethical Bookshop A Day with Sage handmade original children's books amormilagre.com

I designed my book collection to be beautiful inside and out to complement your heart and home.  An organic nursery and child’s room is safe, calming, happy, and healthy.  For design help message me here.

 

Responsibly Handmade Paper Books

Printed on FSC Certified and approved sustainably harvested and processed paper, 100% post consumer recycled, ethical, legal papers using zero waste printing & non-toxic ink.  Amor Milagre uses only matte paper for pages and covers, choosing not to use toxic gloss film coatings.  Thread binding and ribbon bookmarks are certified organic cotton.  The ribbons are coloured with an organic, natural, non-toxic, vegetable dye and colour-coordinated for each book series.

All books are made to order and handmade with Love by Amor Milagre.  From the spark of the initial story idea to the sending off of these gifts to you, every book is lovingly invented by one gentle person, Amor Milagre.  The original book illustrations are hand drawn and painted on certified watercolor paper, which is firstly hand measured and cut.  Original artwork and art prints of the book illustrations are exclusively available to purchase here in The Shop at Dove Cottage.  Writing, illustrations, book layout, publication, and assembly are all mindfully done by Amor Milagre.

 

*Gentle care of my books helps them last for ages, to pass on to dear ones, and respects the materials they were made from.  Sustainability doesn’t end with the making of the book, the customer has power in this, too.  Take care of what and who you love.

Amor Milagre Presents The Ethical Bookshop A Day with Sage handmade original children's books amormilagre.com

More Upcoming Formats: 

Digital / CD Audiobooks

Braille Books

Translated Texts for People of Many Languages to Enjoy Amor Milagre Books

 

Sustainably Handmade & Affordably Priced

Our products are perfect for unique gift giving for all ages and spaces!  Quick shipping for optimal gift giving.

Some ideas for you:

Holiday, Birthday, Baby Shower, Bridal Shower & Groom & Bridal Party, Children’s Room and Nursery, Office, Any Room in your Home, House Warming Party & New Home, Events and Celebrations, Get Well Soon, Valentine’s Day, Engagement, Retirement, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and especially for Yourself to inspire you to be purely you!

Amor Milagre Summer Weekend Sale 15% off all orders July 21-22 The Shop at Dove Cottage Baby & Child Collection Art Design Organic Nursery Illustrated Garden Alphabet Letters Artwork amormilagre.com

 

An original children’s book by Amor Milagre.  All Rights Reserved © 2018 Amor Milagre.

Visit our Baby & Child page and The Shop at Dove Cottage for more gift-giving collections & inspiration!

 

Music of the Moment:  Crystal, Stevie Nicks  (Mermaid children’s books are coming soon!)

 

 

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Children’s Book Release: Sage in Winter

Amor Milagre Presents Sage in Winter 1 holiday Ethical Bookshop organic original children's book girls Baby & Child peaceful loving stories girls boys Christmas Winter Solstice Hanukkah Kwanzaa amormilagre.com

Summer is a wonderful time to collect your holiday gifts, taking your time to choose mindfully for each loved one.  This helps ensure that you have a lovely, relaxing holiday when winter graces your home.  “Sage in Winter” is a peaceful story of loving and gentle winter holiday celebrations for you and your dear ones to enjoy together.  Cozy up with a cup of tea any day of the year and delight in Sage’s inspiring sweetness.  Many more books from this series, The Chronicles of Sage Rose Sorrel, and my other ethically handmade Gentle Life Book Collections will be available to buy in Amor Milagre’s The Shop at Dove Cottage very soon!  “Antonia’s Bakery” is already in my shop and inspires year-round organic lifestyle inspiration.  Happy Summer!  xoxo ~Amor Milagre

Amor Milagre Presents Sage in Winter 1 holiday Ethical Bookshop organic original children's book girls Baby & Child peaceful loving stories girls boys Christmas Winter Solstice Hanukkah Kwanzaa amormilagre.com

Sage in Winter

by Amor Milagre

View in shop here!

Original Children’s Book Series: The Chronicles of Sage Rose Sorrel #2

NEW BOOK!  Sage inspires Love with her sweet holiday celebrations at Dove Cottage in this peaceful, delightful story of Winter.

Sustainable, ethical, non-toxic, organic children’s books.  A Gentle Life Book Collection: Peaceful, beautiful, healthy inspiration for a Gentle Life.

Take our books with you everywhere you go!  Give the gift of Love & Peace by being purely you!

Gentle Organic Holiday & Life Inspiration for: Empaths, Synesthetes, Highly Sensitive People, and All!

Amor Milagre Presents Sage in Winter 1 holiday Ethical Bookshop organic original children's book girls Baby & Child peaceful loving stories girls boys Christmas Winter Solstice Hanukkah Kwanzaa amormilagre.com

This story is 16 pages full of gently hand-painted watercolour illustrations.

The organic ribbon bookmark colour for this series is a sweet pale ballet blush pink.

Text Language:  English (More languages coming soon!)

All books are signed by the author.  For custom inscriptions written by the author, please send your personalized message here.

There is a beautifully dedicated space, designed for you to write your own inscription, to show your Love for Dear Ones.

 

For more about our original story characters & books, visit our Book Page here!

Original artwork, art prints, and stationery for this item are coming soon to The Shop at Dove Cottage!

Amor Milagre The Bookshop: Encouraging the Imagination & Celebrating Individuality for Children of All Ages!

Amor Milagre Presents Sage in Winter 1 holiday Ethical Bookshop organic original children's book girls Baby & Child peaceful loving stories girls boys Christmas Winter Solstice Hanukkah Kwanzaa amormilagre.com

A fun game to play, when giving new books to children, is to hide the book and help them look around to find their special gift!

 

Responsibly Handmade Paper Books

Printed on FSC Certified and approved sustainably harvested and processed paper, 100% post consumer recycled, ethical, legal papers using zero waste printing & non-toxic ink.  Amor Milagre uses only matte paper for pages and covers, choosing not to use toxic gloss film coatings.  Thread binding and ribbon bookmarks are certified organic cotton.  The ribbons are coloured with an organic, natural, non-toxic, vegetable dye and colour-coordinated for each book series.

All books are made to order and handmade with Love by Amor Milagre.  From the spark of the initial story idea to the sending off of these gifts to you, every book is lovingly invented by one gentle person, Amor Milagre.  The original book illustrations are hand drawn and painted on certified watercolor paper, which is firstly hand measured and cut.  Original artwork and art prints of the book illustrations are exclusively available to purchase here in The Shop at Dove Cottage.  Writing, illustrations, book layout, publication, and assembly are all mindfully done by Amor Milagre.

 

 

More Upcoming Formats: 

Digital / CD Audiobooks

Braille Books

Translated Texts for People of Many Languages to Enjoy Amor Milagre Books

Sustainably Handmade & Affordably Priced

Our products are perfect for unique gift giving for all ages and spaces!  Quick shipping for optimal gift giving.

Some ideas for you:

Holiday, Birthday, Baby Shower, Bridal Shower & Groom & Bridal Party, Children’s Room and Nursery, Office, Any Room in your Home, House Warming Party & New Home, Events and Celebrations, Get Well Soon, Valentine’s Day, Engagement, Retirement, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and especially for Yourself to inspire you to be purely you!

An original children’s book by Amor Milagre.  All Rights Reserved © 2018 Amor Milagre.

 

Visit our Baby & Child page and The Shop at Dove Cottage for more gift-giving collections & inspiration!

 

Music of the Moment:  Esme, Joanna Newsom

 

 

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Bookshop Opening & Children’s Book Release: Antonia’s Bakery

Grand Opening Ethical Bookshop Amor Milagre Presents Antonia's Bakery organic original children's book Baby & Child amormilagre.com Nursery FSC Certified Papers, Non-toxic nursery baby gifts for children New baby shower presents

Books become a part of your memory in a sacred way.  Choose loving memories and inspiration to guide your life in love and compassion.  Gentle, peaceful children’s books grace my new Bookshop, which is now open featuring “Antonia’s Bakery!”  Antonia is a very special character, and she now lives where all of my characters live, in the Town of Pink Love.  This magical place is now ready to explore.  More new books for all ages are coming very soon!  XOXO ~Amor Milagre

Grand Opening Ethical Bookshop Amor Milagre Presents Antonia's Bakery organic original children's book Baby & Child amormilagre.com Nursery FSC Certified Papers, Non-toxic nursery baby gifts for children New baby shower presents

Antonia’s Bakery

by Amor Milagre

NEW BOOK!  View in shop here!

Antonia is clever, curious, and sweet.  She builds a loving home in the Town of Pink Love.  Sharing nature’s organic goodness with new friends is pure magic! Antonia’s Elephant Tales #1.

Antonia’s Bakery provides fresh local garden organic plant-based food for all her new friends.  (Vegan, vegetarian, non-GMO food & recipes).  Sustainable, ethical, non-toxic, organic children’s books.  A Gentle Life Book Collection: Peaceful, beautiful, healthy inspiration for a Gentle Life.  Take our books with you everywhere you go!  Give the gift of Love & Peaceby being purely you!

Original Children’s Book Series:  Antonia’s Elephant Tales #1

Gentle Organic Life Inspiration for: Empaths, Synesthetes, Highly Sensitive People, and All!

This story is 28 pages full of gently hand-painted watercolour illustrations.

The organic ribbon bookmark colour for this series is a sweet coral pink.

Text Language:  English (More languages coming soon!)

All books are signed by the author.  For custom inscriptions written by the author, please send your personalized message here.

There is a beautifully dedicated space, designed for you to write your own inscription, to show your Love for Dear Ones.

 

Grand Opening Ethical Bookshop Amor Milagre Presents Antonia's Bakery organic original children's book Baby & Child amormilagre.com Nursery FSC Certified Papers, Non-toxic nursery baby gifts for children New baby shower presents

For more about our original story characters & books, visit our Book Page here!

Original artwork, art prints, and stationery for this item are coming soon to The Shop at Dove Cottage!

Amor Milagre The Bookshop: Encouraging the Imagination & Celebrating Individuality for Children of All Ages!

 

Responsibly Handmade Paper Books

Printed on FSC Certified and approved sustainably harvested and processed paper, 100% post consumer recycled, ethical, legal papers using zero waste printing & non-toxic ink.  Amor Milagre uses only matte paper for pages and covers, choosing not to use toxic gloss film coatings.  Thread binding and ribbon bookmarks are certified organic cotton.  The ribbons are coloured with an organic, natural, non-toxic, vegetable dye and colour-coordinated for each book series.

All books are made to order and handmade with Love by Amor Milagre.  From the spark of the initial story idea to the sending off of these gifts to you, every book is lovingly invented by one gentle person, Amor Milagre.  The original book illustrations are hand drawn and painted on certified watercolor paper, which is firstly hand measured and cut.  Original artwork and art prints of the book illustrations are exclusively available to purchase here in The Shop at Dove Cottage.  Writing, illustrations, book layout, publication, and assembly are all mindfully done by Amor Milagre.

 

Grand Opening Ethical Bookshop Amor Milagre Presents Antonia's Bakery organic original children's book Baby & Child amormilagre.com Nursery FSC Certified Papers, Non-toxic nursery baby gifts for children New baby shower presents

Coming Very Soon:  Organic cotton, non-toxic, handmade and hand-embroidered soft dolls & toys by Amor Milagre.  This collection includes some very special chemotherapy dolls to share sweetness and comfort for all ages.

Grand Opening Ethical Bookshop Amor Milagre Presents Antonia's Bakery organic original children's book Baby & Child amormilagre.com Nursery FSC Certified Papers, Non-toxic nursery baby gifts for children New baby shower presents

More Upcoming Formats: 

Digital / CD Audiobooks

Braille Books

Translated Texts for People of Many Languages to Enjoy Amor Milagre Books

Sustainably Handmade & Affordably Priced

Our products are perfect for unique gift giving for all ages and spaces!  Quick shipping for optimal gift giving.

Some ideas for you:

Holiday, Birthday, Baby Shower, Bridal Shower & Groom & Bridal Party, Children’s Room and Nursery, Office, Any Room in your Home, House Warming Party & New Home, Events and Celebrations, Get Well Soon, Valentine’s Day, Engagement, Retirement, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and especially for Yourself to inspire you to be purely you!

An original children’s book by Amor Milagre.  All Rights Reserved © 2018 Amor Milagre.

Grand Opening Ethical Bookshop Amor Milagre Presents Antonia's Bakery organic original children's book Baby & Child amormilagre.com Nursery FSC Certified Papers, Non-toxic nursery baby gifts for children New baby shower presents

Visit our Baby & Child page for more gift-giving collections & inspiration!

 

Music of the Moment:  Blue Skies, Ella Fitzgerald

 

 

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Spring Easter Egg Ornaments

Amor Milagre Spring Easter Egg Tree Ornaments Children Baby The Crayon Club 2018 Art & Design amormilagre.com

Gather children around the table.  All ages are welcome, ages 0-1000.  Draw faces, zig zags, and pretty little designs.  Everything works just fine.  Cut out some egg shapes, string, and delight your seasonal tree with Spring-inspired pastels and fresh, smiling faces.  Art expressionist fun can be interior design fun as well.  Match your crafts to your home and feel refreshed for a new season of bright possibilities.  A beautiful tree for day or night!  Happy Spring and Happy Easter!  ~Amor Milagre

Amor Milagre Spring Easter Egg Tree Ornaments Children Baby The Crayon Club 2018 Art & Design amormilagre.com

Pick spring flower colours for crayons and threads and unwind your imagination!  Save the scrap paper and thread.  Stay tuned on how to use them.  For more information for this craft and other fun ‘How To’s’, check back for my upcoming book, ‘The Crayon Club.’

Children’s Spring Easter Egg Tree Interior Ornaments Decor How To, The Crayon Club from Amor Milagre: Ethical Gift Shop on Vimeo.

A little film showing how we made these fun Easter egg ornaments.

Amor Milagre Spring Easter Egg Tree Ornaments Children Baby The Crayon Club 2018 Art & Design amormilagre.com

Music of the Moment:  Tea Dance

 

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Lettuce Topiary

Amor Milagre Lettuce Topiary Easter Egg Organic Garden Spring 2018 Organic Vegan, Art & Design amormilagre.com

A topiary of lettuce seedlings makes a delicious fresh salad and a beautiful window garden to enjoy all year.  Growing plants from seeds is especially rewarding when you share your new friends with someone.  Seeds make lovely gifts, and they can be easily slipped into an envelope with a letter to a friend.  (Look for organic non-GMO seeds).  Children and babies love to nurture their toys and their baby plants.  Gently caring for plants shows you how to gently care for yourself.  Gardening is beneficial and healing for children of all ages from 0-1000.  Plants improve air quality, and freshen up your life.  Fresh food feels good in the soul and body.  The practice of topiary is old and loving.  Create, inspire, enjoy!

Amor Milagre Lettuce Topiary 1 Easter Egg Organic Garden Spring 2018 Organic Vegan, Art & Design amormilagre.com

Shape the lettuce topiary by following the shape of your desired dish.  Trim the leaves lightly, not too low/short, allowing to regrow.  Place the leaves into a bowl for a fresh green salad.  This dish is egg-shaped, just in time for Spring and Easter.  Enjoy eating your tender salad greens.  Set the planting dish back on a sunny windowsill.  Water as needed so the plants regrow to provide another salad.

More Spring and Easter inspiration for you and your dear ones is coming up!  (Try to either reuse a container or if buying a new one, look for ceramic or non-toxic, sturdy materials.  Avoid flimsy plastic  when possible.  Think longevity, renewable, natural materials.) . You can use/make 3-D wire topiary frames in the shape of bunnies or baby chicks for a very Springy, Easter feeling, too.  The possibilities are endless!  We also grew rainbow Swiss chard, seen above.  Our newest plantings include cherry tomato seeds, spinach, garlic, and some teddy bear sunflower seeds, that will live in the garden later.  More organic salad recipe inspiration coming soon!

 

 

Music of the Moment:  Here Comes the Sun, George Harrison

 

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Share a Valentine

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We love to share valentines with dear ones in February.  We also love to make valentines to share love with local communities, such as elderly homes, children’s homes, and hospitals.  A simple message to know that the universe loves you just as you are is a very powerful thing, especially if you’re sick, scared, or hurting.  We encourage this easy and happy gift for you to share with your neighbouring communities.  There is always room for more love!

The very loving & talented toddlers in our Crayon Club made cheerful drawings on the back of these little valentine’s day cards.  (A responsible paper choice is important, too.) View our little film, showing more drawings, below.  As I edited the film, grouping these lovely drawings and offerings of love together, they connected to form a powerful and peaceful statement, one that I express in everything we do.  If everyone loves, then everyone feels loved.  For more fun ideas, for any age, check back here in our journal and for our upcoming Crayon Club book!  Happy Love Day!  ~Amor Milagre

Amor Milagre Share a Valentine 10 Crayon Club baby children kids charity love family elderly chidlren's homes, Art & Design amormilagre.com

Art is a wonderful way to express emotions, release, and dream.  Art therapy is easy and free to try.  Just pick up a crayon, pencil, paintbrush, and let go.  See what amazing colours, shapes, and imagery you can explore.  See how much better you feel by adding this relaxation technique into your regular routine.  Unwind your mind and sleep well.  We incorporate lots of healthy, therapeutic art & storytelling techniques in our original series of Classes & Clubs.  Know yourself and love yourself. 

There are so many people who would love a visit from a kind soul.  (It’s best to visit only when you’re healthy.  It’s the same for making cards to send to critically ill people.  It’s always good to be mindful of the whole picture).  Many nursing homes and hospitals have a space set up for colouring and crafts.  They have rules for gifts.  Usually they accept new gifts still in the packaging with specifics to the kinds of gifts that are allowed and loved.  Art has endless possibilities.  It improves memory and has a calming effect.  If more people lovingly and gently visited others, who maybe don’t have many visitors, these communities might get more funding, updated interiors, which may improve health conditions, and they would definitely benefit from something new to talk, sense, and think about.  They would feel more loved and listened to.  Everyone has many stories in their book of life, and so many people would love to share their life with others.  This kind of sharing is so inspiring, even on a subconscious level, for some, if not immediately touching the heart on a very aware level. 

Helping others in ways that you can help, while setting healthy boundaries for your own health, sets off a loving chain of events into the universe.  Teaching children to help others is important in forming a well rounded perspective.  (Always keep a good watch over your children, in general, even when helping out.  Talk to them about their experiences and help them sort emotions.  Prepare them with information and tell them to ask for help if needed.  Moments can feel overwhelming, so communication is key.).  If we help ourselves first with basic needs, when possible, we can help others much better.  If everyone helped, even a little bit, then everyone would feel more loved.  Many people are resting and ill, so when you visit, consideration and empathy are always good tools to bring with you.

Some Ideas for Care Centers:  Better, more natural facilities, with views of nature would help everyone want to come and spend time there.  Encouragement and appreciation for the caregivers, volunteers, employees, and visitors.  Safer, more ergonomic ways of lifting and moving for patients and caregivers.  (So many injuries happen when transferring a patient to a bed.)  Non-toxic cleaners.  Open flow with lots of space for wheel chairs and rolling beds.  Great security, friendly employees, and a welcoming entryway that is family friendly.  If elevators are outdated with yellow flickering lights that are scary, not only for children, add natural daylight light bulbs and freshen up the elevator walls with new paint, and clear directory signage for floor layout.  Well designed, beautiful, cozy, comfortable, homey shared spaces, rooms, and nooks in between the bedrooms for everyone to sit peacefully, enjoying visits, reading, or movies.  Restful rooms with windows and a respectfully healthy space for each person would encourage health to improve.  Small rooms designed only for the bed- and wheelchair-bound encourages diminishing health and abilities.  More natural light, better updated lighting, and an air circulation system for fresh air.  In house:  doctors, therapists, beauticians, cooks, holistic healers, and other helpful people would greatly improve the quality of daily life for patients, caregivers, visitors, and others.  It’s important to ensure that the caregivers are up to date on their qualifications, not overworked or understaffed, and kind and gentle with the patients.  Ideally, if everyone helped, donated, and made care centers a healthy place to live and work, they could be a lot more affordable and less stressful for everyone involved.  Another idea is safe pathways to take a walk in gardens outside.  Perhaps a garden room inside for people who would greatly benefit from ‘greenhouse’ air.  Feeling close to nature is so calming and connects you to the world.

Local people could take turns setting up a time to come in and share their talents:  Musicians can sing or play soft, sweet songs.  Artists and crafters could come and sit and paint or knit, allowing everyone to see the process.  If allowed, gardeners could donate a few window boxes and patients, gardeners, and school children could plant seeds together, watching them grow every day.  Herbs have calming scents.  Make an environment that hugs the senses, and there will be a waiting list of excited people to come share their gifts.  Read a nice story.  It would be especially nice for students who ‘need’ community service for their schooling requirements to do something they love in a beautiful place. 

Everyone is a baby after all, and so many people are tucked away unseen.  We encourage everyone to make a positive change in the care centers just down the street or on your block.  (No need to travel far in order to help someone.  Though there are so many people, especially children, who do need immense and immediate help all over the world, there are probably people who also need help right next door.  It’s good to go through proper channels for even a day of volunteering, even if it’s as simple as an email, so you can be accounted for).  You don’t have to donate monetary things, but you can sit and listen pleasantly.  That would make all the difference in someone’s day.  Give what you can.  Give only one afternoon.  Give an afternoon every week or month.  Make a garden outside the windows.  Celebrate holidays.  Call or email ahead to ensure healthy security.  Teachers or anyone who sees someone being hurt or sees signs of someone being hurt, don’t turn a blind eye, seek help for those people.  It only takes one person to try to destroy someone’s life, and it only takes one person to try to help someone’s life.  Be the helper.  Seek help for yourself if you need it, and keep seeking until you find it.  Sadly, many people whose job it is to help can add to the existing problems.  Assess your comfort level, trust your instincts, and be careful. 

If no one visits, then no one sees the positive changes that can be made.  Let’s treat people like people, and not like storage boxes left in a room to collect dust and painfully deteriorate.  There are so may opportunities to make people a priority.  Just as we think there are many ways to set up beautiful activities for local families with children at a library or the town meeting hall, it is the same for people of all ages and abilities.  You never know when you may fall on difficult circumstances and need a shelter, hospital, or care center.  Making these places wonderful for those who need them now helps everyone in the future, too!  If the food was fantastic and the places were lovely, then people would feel comfortable living there at any age, of any ability, and before they are not able to move or do anything.  Design the spaces for everyone, and everyone will come.  Design the spaces to have different ‘landmarks’ with colours, artwork, sections of gathering spaces so the patients are not wandering, lost in beige hallways, unable to find their bedroom.  Visitors need to be able to navigate, too.  This is especially important for sensitive people, like empaths, who often feel immensely overwhelmed in crowds (more than 1 person) or large housing facilities.  Donations of books, homey things like lamps, bookcases, etc might be great tools for designers to play with and arrange when making these spaces.  Local shops like grocery stores or art stores could donate supplies.  Others could volunteer their time to help patients use the supplies.

How inspiring and fun would it be for the clean up crew to have a nightly gallery viewing of all the artwork made that day?  (Using pin boards or magnets.)

There are so many children that need safe, healthy, positive, loving homes and family.  There are so many people being abused that have nowhere safe to go and no one to help them.  There are so many opportunities to help in positive ways.  Everyone has beautiful gifts.  Let your light shine!  Help others so their lights can shine even brighter!

Join our Fun & Free Family Crayon Club!    Silly, wiggly dancing hearts.

Parents:  Colouring with your children is a great bonding practice.  Ask them about their pictures, get to know their beautiful thoughts, and ease their concerns.  Play is a good way to communicate and learn about one another.  More information about these topics is in our Crayon Club books and upcoming books!  Giving artwork to others is a great way for children to participate in helping their community.  Write their age and date.  Others will adore and marvel at their beautiful and smile-inspiring pictures.

Amor Milagre Stationery Collections are coming in 2019!  We encourage expression.  The insides of our cards are blank for our customers to express their love.  A handmade card or note means so much more than just signing your name.  Take a moment to share your love.  It is unending and grows when you share it.  Children of all ages, 0-1000, can make their own cards.

Giving Real Love Feels Good in the Soul ~Amor Milagre

Music of the Moment:  Love, John Lennon

 

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Favourite Tools Part 1

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Tools are everywhere.  From your hands, feet, mind, heart, soul, expressions, and body to your hat, spoons, musical instruments, food, sun, moon, and pencils, everything is a tool to help us inspire positivity.  Every room in our home stores our favourite tools.  In the kitchen, a wooden spoon is always there, ready to use.  Screwdrivers and hammers dot the basement as we finish a room.  Paint brushes dry out by the sink, while lamps await our touch so they can shine their light for us.  Notebooks excitedly lay and turn pages for new stories and friends to be invented.  Hats shade our eyes, as we walk in the deer tracks in the snow, meditating in nature.  What are your favourite tools?

Amor Milagre Favorite Tools 1 art studio atelier office kitchen homeschooling workshop family organic vegan Art & Design amormilagre.com

In the kitchen:  the wooden spoon, a sharp knife, fresh food, and a favourite pot.  When you have favourites, you don’t need anything else.  Everything in our home is our favourite.  Minimal belongings help us to be organized, uncluttered, and serene.  Old things are mended or sold, donated, or given as a gift to someone who sees it as their favourite.

Amor Milagre Favorite Tools 1 art studio atelier office kitchen homeschooling workshop family organic vegan Art & Design amormilagre.com

Gravity is a great tool when paired with some great techniques.  A twist in the hand, and you have fresh, ripe fruit.  Wild ones eat fallen fruit, seeds, nuts, and plants.  The wind spreads seeds everywhere as a wonderful transportation system/ride.  Nature works together, and we try to have the things in our home work together with us, respecting nature.  We make as much as we can by hand.  This has been a goal of mine since birth.  I always wanted to learn how to make everything.

Amor Milagre Favorite Tools 1 art studio atelier office kitchen homeschooling workshop family organic vegan Art & Design amormilagre.com

Babies learn to use natural tools such as their voice, energy, and body.  If we teach them gently, they will live, think, and love gently, too.

Amor Milagre Favorite Tools 1 art studio atelier office kitchen homeschooling workshop family organic vegan Art & Design amormilagre.com

So many tools to help us do what we like.  Umbrellas, for baby and me, take us on a tour of a world under water droplets and reflective light.  When paired with natural rubber rain boots, a grand adventure is upon us.  Saved and stored foods bide us time to cook with all year long.  With our tools come the processes, and then the results, adapting to our ever changing tastes.

Amor Milagre Favorite Tools 1 art studio atelier office kitchen homeschooling workshop family organic vegan Art & Design amormilagre.com

Scissors snip hair to keep healthy habits fresh.  Sconces shine sweetly on a dimmer sweet on the eyes, not too often on cloudy days, as I paint starry skies and ocean waves.

Amor Milagre Favorite Tools 1 art studio atelier office kitchen homeschooling workshop family organic vegan Art & Design amormilagre.com

Just like choosing fresh ingredients for baking and cooking, tools must fulfill their destined purpose, function, ergonomics, and feel good to use.  A tool that gives you splinters needs the help of another tool to smooth it out, making it safe for your hands.  This gentle mending can be applied to everything from relationships to learning new things.  If you’re stuck, try something else.  Light and shade, in balance, are healthy for the nervous system and for good rest, following Nature’s clock.

Amor Milagre Favorite Tools 1 art studio atelier office kitchen homeschooling workshop family organic vegan Art & Design amormilagre.com

From paint brushes and chisels to pencils, we use a large number of tools every day.  We take care of our tools so they work for us for a very long time.  Then they can be passed on to work for others, too.

Amor Milagre Favorite Tools 1 art studio atelier office kitchen homeschooling workshop family organic vegan Art & Design amormilagre.com

Colours colours everywhere!  I use art and design as a tool to work with moods and emotions.  I arrange artwork to create a feeling for each space.  Wallpaper and bedding.  Interiors & exteriors.  Garden plant design.  Children’s book nursery illustrations.  Custom house paint colours.  Mixing colours is a large part of what I do.  These primary coloured watercolour paints were found on a trip to Hungary at one of the last remaining pigment mills that uses water power.  Good craftsmanship for any tool lends ease of use.  I only have to use a tiny bit of these colours to mix extraordinary hues.  A knife that is sharp slices a tomato gently and nicely.  It’s not crushed and the user is not strained.  Take care of your tools so they take care of you.  Ergonomics are important, especially for constant use.  How is your body aligned when using your favourite tools?

Amor Milagre Favorite Tools 1 art studio atelier office kitchen homeschooling workshop family organic vegan Art & Design amormilagre.com

To read more about our favourite tools and organization for a beautiful day, please check back for our upcoming lifestyle and design books.  Our book collection is coming very soon.  I source responsible paper and materials.  All books are made to order and handmade with love and care by me.  I sign each book and can write custom messages to your dear ones.  More on this soon!

A little film about some of our favourite tools, Part 1.

 

Music of the Moment:  Tightrope, Janelle Monáe

 

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Winter Holiday Wishing Bulbs

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The second snowfall of the season blankets and quiets the whole town.  Everyone sleeps, dreams, and slows down for old & new holiday traditions.  Here is one to try!  By pairing positive affirmations with the visual growth of a beautiful holiday flower bulb, you can practice a healthy pattern of thinking so your wishes come true!  A wonderful practice for children of all ages from 0-1000.  Watch the film below to hear more about this!  For more holiday and health inspiration, wander our new Collections at The Shop at Dove Cottage for yourself and custom gift giving inspiration!  This flower idea is featured in our upcoming healthy lifestyle book, more here at amormilagre.com, and Happy Holidays & Happy Winter!

Amor Milagre Winter Holiday 2 Wishing Bulbs Positive Affirmation Flowers Christmas Gifts Giving organic vegan recipe journal amormilagre.com

Amor Milagre Winter Holiday 2 Wishing Bulbs Positive Affirmation Flowers Christmas Gifts Giving organic vegan recipe journal amormilagre.com

Amor Milagre Winter Holiday Wishing Bulbs Positive Affirmation Flowers Christmas Gifts Giving organic vegan recipe journal amormilagre.com

Some flowers are more scented than others, so if you’re sensitive like us, place the bulbs to grow in a less used room.  We love having our herbs and veggies growing on the windowsill during the winter for our favourite scents to grace the kitchen.  We’re always in there!

Amor Milagre Winter Holiday 2 Wishing Bulbs Positive Affirmation Flowers Christmas Gifts Giving organic vegan recipe journal amormilagre.com

What do you wish for?  Write it down and decorate the back, attach it gently to the growing stems, and as your flowers bloom, may your wish come true!

Visit our shop for more holiday gift giving inspiration!

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Make a wish!

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Amor Milagre Presents The Organic Cotton Graphic Toddler Tee Collection for baby and child.  Snap up this limited series is based on our original children’s book characters.  These soft tees come in size 2T and 4T.  Fly around on powerful wings, learn and play at amormilagre.com.  Excellent gifts all year round, but especially fun for the holidays and birthdays!

Music of the Moment:  Let it Snow