a birthday present to myself.
Gave sketchbooks to R, Aa, and Sa for Hanukkah this year. I thought it would be lovely to work on them over the holidays, by the fire. Of course I got over eager to begin and ended up finishing before anyone else started.
definition text from dictionary, http://www.merriam-webster.com
3: a strip serving to join or hold things together
b : a more or less well-defined range of wavelengths, frequencies, or energies
: to unite for a common purpose