Andrew Payne has to be one of the most thoughtful dads out there. He knew how much his wife Silvia and their daughter loved making crafts, but he also realized that their house wasn't big enough for the two of them to live up to their potential. So when the mother-daughter duo left to visit family for a few weeks, Andrew stayed behind and seized on the opportunity to give them a big surprise.
Andrew explains: “My wife and daughter went away to visit family and left me alone for 20 days. In that time, I transformed our basement with the new craft room they had been dreaming about. It was a ton of work, but with them gone, I could work all hours of the night.”
To document his efforts, Andrew caught the whole thing on camera and turned it into a captivating time-lapse video. But the real magic happens when Andrew’s wife and daughter return home. The reaction of both of their faces makes Andrews nights in the basement all worth it.
Watch for yourself below.
If you’re as inspired by Andrew’s dedication to his wife and daughter as we are, please share this video with others. And to see what the two Payne women have created in their new craft room, check out their Etsy shop!