Saturday, November 29, 2008


This was an awesome movie,,so if you get a chance to see'll love it too. Hugh Jackman is so rugged and handsome, took my breath away!

Friday, November 28, 2008


No stamping today....I did finish a book I was reading though. The Rescue by Nicholas was so good it made me cry. I was pretty lazy today....maybe tomorrow some stamping will get done.

Going to see Australia with my friend tomorrow,,can't wait to see it. Hugh Jackman is sure a hottie. The previews look really good.

Thursday, November 27, 2008

Wednesday, November 26, 2008


I was pretty productive today...spent the day at my friend Danielle's house stamping most of the day. It was great fun! Can't wait to do it again.

Tuesday, November 25, 2008


Well today was my first of vacation....did alot of running around. School conferences, Tanner got a haircut, shopping adventure at Wal-Mart & Staples. Ran into my sister Judy at Wal-mart,,,was nice to see her. No stamping at all today :( but tomorrow should be an all dayer! I've still got to pack my totes for that too. I'm making dinner right now, so hopefully when I'm done...I'll find some time to get my stuff together.

Monday, November 24, 2008

6 days of vacation!

I'm so thankful that I have 6 days has been crazy and I want to do whatever I want. Stamping lots is on my list of things I want to do.

Saturday, November 22, 2008


I'm hoping to get some stamping done this afternoon. Right son and I are working around the house...bedding, laundry, floors, bathroom and soon will make a trip to Goodwill. I didn't have to work stamping for sure tomorrow. I work on Monday, then I'm taking 2 days vacation and 2 days for Holiday,,,so I'll have 6 days off,,,I can't wait.

Sunday, November 16, 2008

Christmas Cards

Here are my creations for today. Again case'd from SCS. There are so many talented people there, it's amazing the ideas I get from them. Thank you SCS.

Stamps: SU Holiday Tag Team, SU Many Merry Messages
Inside Verse: SU Many Merry Messages
CS: SU W. White, Old Olive, Pretty in Pink
Inks: SU Purely Pomegranate, Old Olive
Access.: SU Purely Pomegranate Ribbon
Technique: Paper Piercing

Stamps: SU Hung Up On The Holidays, Short & Sweet
Inside Verse: SU Best Yet
CS: SU W. White, Garden Green
Inks: SU Garden Green, Real Red, Pacific Point

Stamps: SU Hung Up On The Holidays, Short & Sweet
Inside Verse: SU Best Yet
CS: SU W. White, Garden Green
Inks: SU Garden Green, Real Red, Pacific Point

Friday, November 14, 2008

The weekend is finally here...

Well, the weekend is finally here and I have to work tomorrow... :( The OT will be nice though for Christmas. I have a wedding to go to in the afternoon,,,that will be the highlight of the day. Hopefully the morning will fly by at work. I hope to get lots of stamping done on Sunday, so look for some new posts then.

Have a great weekend.

Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Christmas Cards

I enjoy getting off work after only 8 1/2 me some time in the evenings to create more Christmas cards. Here is my 4th design. Totally CASE'd from SCS. I get the best ideas from that great webiste. It's my home away from home. This card has quite of bit of cutting to it,,,but I think it's super cute. I think I cut enough DP for 24 cards. Just need to assemble them.

Stamps: SU Merry
Inside Verse: SU Best Yet
CS: SU W. White, Garden Green, Real Red, Non SU DP
Inks: SU Real Red, Garden Green
Access.: Snowflake brad, Gold Cording, Circle punch

Monday, November 10, 2008

Christmas Cards

I found some time after dinner to design another Christmas card. I love these colors together. Was inspired by a SCS member. Love that website.

Stamps: SU Festive Four, SU Merry, SU Wishes Awash
Inside Verse: SU Many Merry Messages
CS: SU W. White, Purely Pomegranate, Mellow Moss
Inks: SU Purely Pomegranate, Mellow Moss, Basic Black, Rose Red, Only Orange
Access.: SU Black Gingham ribbon, SU Square Punch

Sunday, November 9, 2008

Wedding Card

Here is the wedding card I made for the wedding that I have next weekend. It matches the candle that I made for there gift.

Stamps: SU Watercolor Garden, SU To have and to hold
Inside Verse: SU God's Blessings
CS: SU W. White, SU Ballet Blue
Inks: SU Brilliant Blue, Ballet Blue, CTMH Sunkiss yellow

Christmas Cards

Just as I promised here are the 2 Christmas cards that I cased from SCS. I love them.
Stamps: SU Season of Joy, SU Whimsical Alpha. Upper, SU Background Basics
Inside Verse: SU Many Merry Messages
CS: SU W. White, Real Red, DP Dashing (retired)
Inks: SU Mellow Moss, SU Real Red
Access.: Non SU Ribbon, Dimensionals

Stamps: SU Peaceful Wishes, SU Season of Joy, SU Hung Up on the Holidays
Inside Verse: SU Many Merry Messages
CS: SU W. White, CTMH Pansy Purple
Inks: CTMH Pansy Purple, SU Old Olive, SU Going Gray
Technique: Paper Piercing

Christmas Cards

I designed 2 Christmas cards today..I don't have them scanned yet, but hopefully before the end of the night I'll get them posted. I made several of each but they are not assemblied yet. Will be a good craft project when I go stamping at a friends.


Here is another candle that I made today,,it's of a wedding invitation and keepsake gift from the Bride's Mother. It will go nicely with the wedding candle that I made for her.

Saturday, November 8, 2008


Today was my day to make candles for 2 weddings and 1 baby. I think they turned out really good. Some are for gifts and some were ordered. I love making these,,they are great keepsakes.

Sunday, November 2, 2008

Birthday Cards.

I needed a couple easy and quick birthday cards for work. Can't get any easier than this.

Stamps: Happy Everything
CS: DP from JoAnn's, SU WWhite, Certainly Celery, Bashful Blue
Inks: SU Certainly Celery

I made this card for my niece's birthday and she plays volleyball. It was simple and quick.

Stamps: SU Have a Ball, SU Hugs & Wishes
CS: SU WWhite, Mauve Mist
Inks: CTMH Heather
Accessories: Dimensionals
Technique: sponging, tearing, pop dots

I made this birthday card for a friend who I haven't seen in a long and thought I'd surprise her with a card .

Stamps: SU Crazy for Cupcakes
CS: SU WWhite, Sweet Always DP, Chocolate Chip, Pumpkin Pie
Inks: SU Chocolate Chip, Positively Pink, SU Markers
Accessories: SU Oval Punch, SU Designer Label Punch, Crystal Effects on the cherries

Thanksgiving Card!

Here is my 2008 Thanksgiving card. It's been quiet a few years since I made Thanksgiving cards so I thought maybe I should start making them again.

Stamps: SU Autumn Harvest, CTMH saying
Paper: SU Sweet Always DP, Chocolate Chip, Whisper White, Pumpkin Pie
Inks: SU Pumpkin Pie, Chocolate Chip
Accessories: CM Circle Cutters, Marvy Giga Scallop Punch, SU Tangerine Tango Ribbon
I love this DP and I think this card turned out really cute.