There is an air of positivity whenever you say or hear ‘thank you’, these two-word phrase is simple and yet a powerful expression of gratitude. Being appreciative of people around you is a positive illustration of your character but there is a more creative and special way in saying thank you and it is by sending handwritten thank you cards.
Saying thank you through handwritten notes is not only for special occasions but it is also appropriate for just about any situation when you feel grateful to someone. Here are suggestions when to send handwritten thank you cards:
Grateful for a thoughtful neighbor or a friend. Surrounded by caring people is a true blessing and a joy. Receiving a htg
ome cooked meal from a neighbor or a sweet friend who just sent you some baked goodies is a good opportunity to express genuine gratitude. Handwritten thank you cards are ideal in expressing appreciation since recipients will recognize the effort you have given in creating one.
When favors are granted. Whether big or small, favors are something we usually ask from friends, family or acquaintances. Let them know that you value the effort they gave you for the favor your requested. It’s important that you appreciate them by giving them a personalized handwritten thank you card. Practice the art of being grateful- it enhances positive energy not only for yourself but also to those people who granted you favors.
After a dinner party or event. Receiving an invite for a dinner or event is a privilege. Just think about the time and effort in planning and executing a dinner party or event. Express your gratitude in a graceful manner by sending them a handwritten thank you card. Just make sure to send your thank you notes right after the event. Same is true when you are the one initiating a meeting whether for a casual tete-a-tete or for business. Don’t forget to value the time and effort of the people you invited and express your appreciation through handwritten thank you cards.
Sending handwritten letters might sound old school especially to the younger generations and to people who are always occupied with a lot of things. People who are too invested in technology have to understand the true meaning in anything that has a personal touch like handwritten notes, cards or letters. They aren’t just a piece of paper but they are tangible things that remind us to slow down and start building real human connection. In our fast-paced world, we often feel empty because we no longer feel how valuable we are to others. But when someone sends us a handwritten note, it instantly sends us joy. The gesture makes us feel loved and valued because we know that the sender has made extra effort and spend extra time just to communicate – say Hi or Hello, greet us happy birthday or just send a message of thanks for you for just being there. Going the extra mile in sending something written by the hands is priceless because when you write, you spend time and time is the best gift we can give to someone especially the one that really matters in our life.