Monthly Archives: July 2011

Tangerine Flowers

Today is errand day.  I’m running errands with “the man,” so that always doubles up the errand list.  Then I need to vacuum the pool, unless one of the boys gets home first and does it.  There are a few … Continue reading

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Framed Cherries

I had totally forgotten about the little tags from the matchbox die!  I’m having so much fun using them.  Punches are easier and quicker, of course, but these tags are so unique and fun.  AND you can cut them from … Continue reading

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“Tea”rific

I love days like today…sunny with blue skies, and just warm outside.  It’s lovely – only about 87 degrees, which I guess is hot if you haven’t had upper 90s plus! A group of us will be doing a “blog … Continue reading

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Thinking of You

I had the best time stamping last night!  Whenever I know I’m going to have “down time” waiting, I try to take a book to read or a project to work on.  Yesterday, I stamped several sheets of images on … Continue reading

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I Feel Cooler Already!

I’m not trying to rush Christmas, and I’m not doing a “Christmas in July.”  But it was so hot, I thought maybe a snow card would cool me off a bit. The mister took his camera with him, and the … Continue reading

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How Hot Is It?

Really hot.  After my workshop today, Mike met me at the office and asked if I wanted to ride with him to look at a couple projects.  Of course I went, and it took longer than we thought, so we … Continue reading

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Framed Flowers

  I saw a wonderful idea from France Martin today.  She embossed the designer frame, then embossed the Flower Garden flower inside it.  Genius, right?  And it’s so easy.  You just line it up, then add 7 (yes, seven!) layers … Continue reading

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