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Monday, May 31, 2010

Happy Days

gotta sneak another one in...


Here's the card I made for Moxie Fab's trigger


I used some more Jillibean...and some min jellies I've had laying around forever!

Thanks for peekin'

#1 Dad

Hello there...
Happy Holiday Monday to all my US friends!!

I was hanging out on Friday and made this card for Get Sketchy's weekly sketch...


There was also a Fathers Day theme...
I used a cricut cake cartridge for this one along with some Jillibean papers

Hope my hubby likes it???

Thanks for peekin'

Sunday, May 30, 2010

Follow your dreams

I actually made sumpin!!!!
Lola and I took a break from the sun and she watched Alice in Wonderland...I made this...


I used my new PTI felt...so in love with thsi colour!!

Thanks for peekin'

I've got treats!!!

Happy steamy hot SUNDAY!!

As promised...here's my Blog candy....a collection of my favorie things..
bloomers ribbon, American Crafts ribbon, Prima Trim, Doodlebug stamps, K&Co pins, MM Buttons--did I mention they rival PTI, and some crocheted blooms...
Just leave a comment..thats it...no hoops to jump through, no advertizing no nothin...
Have a great day all!!
I'll get Lola to pick a number next Sunday...

Saturday, May 29, 2010

when life deals you lemons

hey there!!

I was in the mood for something sunny withthe heat we've been having....
this is what I came up with for this weeks sketch from 2S4U


I just love this Bella stamp....

Thanks for peekin.....

Thursday, May 27, 2010

lsc 94...Inspiration

Well TGIF....its has been hot as HELL here....looking forward to a bit of a cooler day without the humidity!! Humidity is NOT my friend...

Its LSC day and it was my pick..

I've been obsessed with fabric lately and I saw this photo on the Moda website and it just screamed INSPIRATION PHOTO to me..


Being the literal type that I am...I took the photo LITERALLY...
I even used the same fabic as the photo...I found a jelly roll on sale..oooh yeah...gotta love a sale
I also used my newest Lawn Fawn stamps..I gotta say..these things are fabulous!
This also fits for the current Moxie fab challenge..the card is basically 100% fabic..except for the base....

Go have a lookie at what my Loonies did





I have the bestest Blog Candy ever...its a smattering of all my favorite things..trust me ladies...you are gonna want to come back on Sunday...I promise i won't make you jump through hoops or anything like that...

Thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, May 26, 2010


Hey Y'all!!

Its the first Embellish Blog Hop...so excited to be participating.

Today we are celebrating the premier issue...which is GORGEOUS!!!!

Join me today along with Embellish Magazine for a blog hop filled with creativity, tips, inspiration, and prizes.

Don't forget to leave comments on every blog.

Embellish is offering four prizes for 10 lucky winners. The winners will be randomly selected from each of the blog hop participant blogs. A comment left on each of the blog hop participant's web site will give you an entry to win one of the prizes, which include Lawn Fawn stamps, May Arts twine, Subscription to Embellish Magazine, and A New Design crinkly stained ribbon


I made a simple baby card for my project today..the colour combo and the twine is PERFECTION

ok..lets get this hop in gear!!!

LRW Holy Cow.....


I'm back with my LRW card for this week

This week's challenge was to make a birthday card...

I combined this with the CARDS blog challenge for a "punny" card and the sketch

over at Get Sketchy


go have a look at what the other ladies did-click the links on my sidebar

Thanks for peekin

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Blog Hop felt

Hey Hey!!

Its the 25th already...where did May go???

Anyhoo....here's my Blog hop card..this month was all about felt.


I played a bit with some dies and a cricut CAKE cartridge...

I've been wanting to do a masculine I love you kinda card...

not sure I love it but WHATEV!!

Thanks for peekin'

Monday, May 24, 2010

things to make you happy

No crafts...


Just plain and simple cuteness
have a great holiday Monday.....

Sunday, May 23, 2010

he loves me.....

Ha...yet another card from last week I forgot to post..

i better ghet my shit together huh??


This was my Bellarific card...this week's challenge was a sketch...whoot

I uysed these cute stamps I got in Bella's dollar bin a while ago...awesome

Thanks for peekin

Berry challenge from Cards

Hey there..

Thought I'd post my Cards mag challenge for this week

It was all about berries!!


I used some AC and Cosmo on this card

Thanks for peekin'

Friday, May 21, 2010

LSC Felt

Hey there

This week'sick was from Char...she picked FELT


I got these 12x12 Fancy Pants felt kits and I decided to use that..isn't this little hershey's kiss cute!
Go have a look at what the other ladies did


Have a super long weekend!!

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Just Ducky

Its Thursday...the week is ALMOST done...
long weekend ahead
happy happy joy joy!!!

Here's my card based on the Get Sketchy challenge for this week


I had a scrap of sassafres left from another project and I was about to toss it when I turned it over and saw the ducky..EUREKA..an idea!

Please pay no attention to the smooshed liquid pearls...that was my daughter's handy work...LOL

OK-so non scrap related...if you read my blog you know I am in LUUUURVE with Dr Reed from Criminal Minds...OMG his haircut...MEOW...happy thoughts!


Thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

2S4U...cutest little girl ever!!!!

Hey there....

I just made this and neeeeeded to post it!!


I love this October Afternoon paper and I was discussing with my girls at Two Friends about what the heck to do with it...

clearly a full page of these little cuties is a bit much....


I fussy cut her out...coloured her up with prismas and added some faint background stamps and ribbon

I cant make myself add a sentiment...

Thanks for peekin'

LRW put a window in it !

Well well...its Wednesday
time for another Little Red Wagon challenge
This week Joanne challenged us to put a window in it..lol sounds funny huh
I had a BLAST making this card....again more Pebbles paper...are y'all sick of seeing it yet
TOUGH Tatas..
I love it

GO have a lookie at what the other ladies did-click the links on my sidebar!!
Thanks for peekin'

Tuesday, May 18, 2010


Hey there!!
Its my week for the Layout Challenge over at Two Friends...

I love the minimalist look but have a hard time acheiving it...
I made this layout at my retreat last month...just a bit of K&Co paper and buttons..
Thanks for peekin'

Monday, May 17, 2010

embellish and caardvarks

I swear I am done with this sketch...
hahah I love it in case you couldn'ttell!!

I used Heidi's awesome caardvarks sketch again!!



The colour combo is delish and spot on with Crate paper seasons...I also used my new Lawn Fawn stamps...eeeek are these ever fantastic!!

Thanks for peekin'

caardvarks you melt my heart

Hello Hello
I got my "craft on" this weekend and made a few things I've been meaning to do...
First up was the Caardvarks sketch challenge feauturing HEIDI's sketches..

I used some more Pebbles....gaaaawd I love this stuff
Thanks for peekin'

Sunday, May 16, 2010

You are fabulous

I'm back with my take on the Embellish mag call based on buttons...

I love buttons but to make things a little different
I actually used a button badge- they are from Generation T..so cool!!

Thanks for peekin

Cards challenge and Bellarific Friday

totally a whirlwind weekend...forgot to post my Friday cards..LOL

Here is my card for the Cards blog challenge.....

it was to use product over a year old..well...lemme tell y'all summpin..
I hoard Chatterbox like nobody's business..bwahahahah


Bella's challenge was pink, green and brown...
I used this cute Ketto puppy..


Thanks for peekin'

Friday, May 14, 2010

Fun with fabric

this challenge makes me HAPPY..I am lovin' the fabric lately.

I've already poste dthis card for the 3 cheers for chairs challenge but I'm reposting it...HA!

Check out the deets here


I'm sure I'll make a couple more cards with fabric before this challenge is through...
Thanks for peekin'
OOOOH Happy Friday...
so glad its the weekend!!


Here's my card based on this weeks pick from Jewels

I picked up ap piece of this adorable We R paper..its was perfect..

Added a little zing..all done

Go have a peekie at what my girl's came up with





thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

LRW with Brads

Hello all!
Its time for another LRW challenge..This week Dee picked brads


I personally have quite the collection of these little lovelies
I welcomed the challenge...
I used some Imaginisce cordouroy brads with my PTI stamps...added a little Jenni Bowlin and prima trim..done
Go have a lookie at what the other ladies cane up with...click the link on my ssidebar
Thanks for poeekin;

Monday, May 10, 2010

Get Sketchy...may you always walk in sunshine

Well...Its Monday

I'm off to see Pearl Jam in Buffalo with my hubby tonight...should be fantastic!!

I tokk a few minutes last night and made a card based on the sketch this week
from Get Sketchy.


I took the idea for the rolled felt from Tina Fussell's blog...she used quilling...waaaay too cute

Thanks for peekin'

Sunday, May 9, 2010

My Day

My Mother's Day

It started out with Breakfast from Lola....
PB&J ...
she's 4..lol so cute

My FAV flowers...Calla Lillies


Sonny made a delicious Lasagne...

OMG...Marble Slab Turtle cake....Yummalicious

then.....I cut up my next quilt...this one is for Lola..

Happy Mothers Day to me......

Saturday, May 8, 2010

3 cheers for chairs

Happy MOTHER'S day!!

Im planning on chillin out doing NOTHING...we spring cleaned yesterday..whew..
So anyhoo...here's my card for the Moxie Fab challenge. You can see the deets

HERE I also used this week's Card Patterns sketch


My friend AVRIL made something so totally adorable with quilted trees..I knew I had to try it for this challenge...

I even added some knots to make it look like tufting...lol

Thanks for peekin'