Monthly Archives: November 2011

Christmas Ornaments & M&Ms!

Don’t adjust your focus; it’s my photo.  It’s really, really difficult for an amateur photographer to take a picture of a clear, glass ornament!  I’ll blame the kids; I hinted that it would be nice if they’d put the tree … Continue reading

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Black Satin

I finally got a chance to use my new Basic Black satin ribbon.  Oh, wow!  It’s so rich looking.  I’m going to have to make a black & white card, but for this one, I used Blushing Bride and Sahara … Continue reading

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Young Vermillion

We had the best Thanksgiving!  Mike & I spent the whole weekend at our mountain house.  The kids came down Thursday night; the boys usually don’t come with us for extended stays (i.e. more than a few hours), because it’s … Continue reading

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Joy!

It always amazes me at how grumpy people can be during the “Season of Love and Joy.”  I just heard on the news that some lady (with her three kids in tow) pepper sprayed other shoppers so she could eliminate … Continue reading

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Fabric & Falling Leaves

   I learned something very important yesterday.  I can’t drink a tall latte at 4 p.m.  My schedule got changed a little yesterday afternoon, so I had an hour and a half to run errands.  I dropped off some Stampin’ … Continue reading

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A Little Vintage

Shelli Gardner, Co-Founder and CEO of Stampin’ Up!® has a creative challenge on her blog every month.  In October, the challenge was to post projects using the Simply Scored scoring tool, so I entered my cornucopia project.   I got an … Continue reading

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A funny thing happened on the way to the birthday party…

This was supposed to be a birthday card, but I’m so fixated on Christmas cards that I forgot to use a “Happy Birthday!” tag.  Between the ornaments I’ve been making, and the cards, and thinking about gifts and coordinating schedules … Continue reading

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