I filed it with a container of pumpkin cookies from a recipe I found among some of my great-grandmother's recipes that he'd liked before. A copy of a card game I'd gotten and liked earlier this year. Then went to the store and tried to find items that mirrored a Thanksgiving dinner:
To topped it off with a card I made from an image I found at 521 Lake Street of a sailor home for Thanksgiving that I thought was just too cool
If you'd like toe see the Thanksgiving box I sent a couple years ago, my mom blogged about it with photos here: Shoe Boxes for Sailors: Thanksgiving Dinner in a Shoe Box
The name “Smiles Sent Saturday” denotes my hope these things I mailed cause the people who receive them to smile.