I have wonderful clients, especially during tax season. For some reason, after I prepare their taxes, they come back bearing gifts - some too extravagant, some handcrafted, and some yummy for the tummy. But I appreciate each and every one.
This is a rose made of duct tape. How many duct tape roses have you given your accountant for a job well done? I feel honored that I am probably only one of a handful who can say that they received one.
I got a $25 gift certificate to a local eatery and $100 in gift certificates to a nice bar/restaurant in the neighboring college town.
A male client gave me his made-from-scratch chocolate cake with cream cheese icing. (Sorry no picture available, it disappeared too quickly).
Another client in the landscaping business gave me this dried hydrangea arrangement arrangement she made:
This stained glass heart was custom made by another male client who is now permanently disabled and is trying to start a new career making custom stained glass pieces:
I've also received two $5.00 cash tips.
Then Friday, a client showed up with this floral arrangement:The mug was cute and the flowers were nice, but smack dab in the middle of the arrangement was this little Christmas sweater: