Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Ho Ho Ho

In an attempt to make things a little more fun at work I bought little stockings for everyone in the deli/bakery departments.
I hung them around the door with a sign saying to secretly share some holiday cheer with your co-workers.
Because of certain situations in our area I expected my stocking to remain empty most of the time. I surprised by the results of this. The people who I thought would do it the most for certain ones rarely did it at all. I started getting things in my stocking from someone who wasn't even in the department so I added a stocking for her so she could also get little treats. Then it was 4 of us who were putting things in every day (almost) Next it went down to three of us who had our stocking stuffed full on a daily basis. I can't say if everyone liked the idea or not because several of them never said a word about it but I know I had fun and will hang them again next year.

Today's index card

I have to thank Sandra for the saying on this one.

10 comments:

  1. I love that idea, Ann! Some people really shine when you don't expect it! Fun card!

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  2. I think that was such a good idea. Everyone must have liked it is they kept putting things in the stockings. Love the card. Too cute.

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  3. that was a great idea.. and at least a few of you had fun with it. that is one of my favorite Santa jokes.

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  4. I see where all those Christmas ornaments that you made went...

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  5. What a fun thing to do. I would have loved this. You're so smart.

    Have a fabulous day. Big hug to you and my very best to Gibbs. ♥♥♥

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  6. That was a fun idea! If I knew it earlier I would've had my hubby try it at work for his minions to have some holiday fun. Maybe next year! Cute card too!

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  7. How neat of you to help spread some Christmas Cheer and Joy at your work place.... I love the idea ---and for the ones who enjoyed it, I'm sure it was worth it...

    Love love love that saying.....I had never heard it..

    Merry Christmas.
    Hugs,
    Betsy

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  8. Isn't it funny how people jump in when you least expect them to?? Happens to me every year at work. I think they won't be excited about the Snowman making contest or Gingerbread House decorating contest...but they wait for it each year. Go figure.

    Merry Christmas, Ann. Not sure how much I will be around this week, but I wanted to wish you a good holiday. Give Gibbs a smoochie...if he isn't in a bitey mood.

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  9. Great fun with the stockings. I failed to get one up,but maybe next year.I have been moving all week and spending some time shopping.

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  10. Since energy costs are way down all over, I suppose very few are still thrilled with getting coal in their stocking--huh?

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