You’re in my prayers

Originally posted on Creativeseconds:
 first I found CRAFT Challenge # 318 “embossing” then I found Crafty Ribbons #122 “anything goes… with a ribbon” so I searched for one more inspirational element and found In the Pink #72 “vintage shabby pink” whenever I hear pink and ribbon my first thought is breast cancer awareness.  I had…

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Fairy and Cheerleading Birthday Cards

I have two birthdays to celebrate in July that I needed to make cards for. My great niece who is turning “5”, and my step grand daughter who loves cheerleading and is turning “11” this year. Once again I went to the challenge blogs for inspiration: For the cheerleading card I used K&Co 3 D […]

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Happy Anniversary, and Friday Smiles

I needed to make an Anniversary card for hubby, so I looked to the challenge blogs for inspiration. The sisterhood of crafters: requested stenciling, The Male Room requested the use of die cuts, and Freshly Made Sketches, provided the sketch: Since it will be 20 years that we have been wed, I wanted to use […]

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Father’s Day Card, Caymus, and Inchies

It’s been some time since my last post, I’m physically healthy but I’m kind of an emotional mess! Virginia is opening up slowly after 3 months of quarantine, but have announced that school in the Fall will still be part virtual. This will be my my daughter Sarah’s senior year, so I just want the […]

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Friday Smiles, X, Y, and Z ScRapbook

Today was hard ~ I went to the dollar store which is 5 min. from my house and this is what the shopping center looks like: Apparently the owner of the shopping center was informed that tomorrow will be a protest, so the owner in fear had all the shop fronts boarded up. Honestly, I […]

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Happy 2nd Birthday and A graduation Card

It’s been almost a month since my last post! We are planning a kitchen renovation and I’m finding it really hard to make decisions these days. I want a new kitchen, but with everything happening in the world it’s hard to care about material things. Anyway, life has to keep moving forward and I have […]

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Thursday’s Art Date, Mum

The Theme at Rain’s Garden this Thursday is to create with your birth flower. Mine is a Chrysanthemum which I was not happy with growing up. Mine was a boring brown flower and my sister got to be a beautiful rose. Now I know that they come in all kinds of colors and work great […]

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T stands for Roses, V and W, and Inchies

It’s Tuesday which means we share a drink along with something we’ve been up to lately at The Altered Book Lover. I’ve been weeding the rose bed and enjoying the rewards. The area needs work but some of the plants are doing very well, and they smell so good!. I’m having a Lemon Lime seltzer […]

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Birthday Rose

I’m thrilled to be the guest designer this month at Joy of Sets. Here is the Grid for the month of May: I chose Birthday, Roses and Tag for my card challenge. I picked the Rose Wonder stamp and die set from Stampin’ Up! to play with. I also used Pink Flamingo paper and several […]

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