"Open when” I bought a BUNCH of cards ranging from funny, love, encouragement, etc.. Then I wrote a personal note in each. Depending on each card, I wrote when he should open it. When you are missing me, when you are frustrated, when you are having a bad day, when you need a pick me up, when you need encouragement, when you are close to coming home, when you are missing home, when you need a smile, when you just want to laugh, on your birthday... - MilitaryAvenue.com

could work for a tool box idea

"Open When" Letter Ideas

Download this clever printable for when you're away from your love OR surprise 'em just because. www.thedatingdivas.com #easygift #longdistance #marriage

Open when letters. Great topics.

Open When.. Letters. This blog has all the instructions and ideas!! uptonogoodwithholly.blogspot.com Tons of cute gift ideas!! I Solemnly Swear That I Am Up To No Good: Open When.... Letters

During winter fill balloons with water and add food coloring, once frozen cut the balloons off & they look like giant marbles or Christmas decorations. I can't wait to try this!.

This Guy's Present To His Girlfriend Will Make Her Smile Every Morning For An Entire Year

love the idea

Taylor Martz: "21 "Open When" Letters for my long-distance boyfriend's 21st birthday. When I can't be there in times of need, my words will...

A pretty good outline or guide to explain what goes into a "Open When" letter

book art - paper roses

This is a phenomenal idea for a Birthday Gift. Definitely one that won't be forgotten and can be passed down. Definitely going to do this for a loved one some day.

A Hug from home - for the boys when they move out. better if they make one for me, I'll be a mess when they move out.

Open when letters are a bit of a viral phenomenon among the LDR community. Parents are sending them to far away college students, husbands send them to wives and a huge chunk of many other types of long distance couples are using them as a way to be there for that special someone despite being …

gift idea for someone you love!

busy bag tutorials (8)...I think this is going to be on the Christmas Gift list too!! Such a great idea!!

This is a super cute idea I found here on Pinterest. I fell in love with it and had to make it for my boyfriend. He loved it.

Deployment care package Ideas Helping get through deployment

I did this for my boyfriend and he loved it. its a great gift

Deployment idea!