The blondies had a summer birthday party. Lots of sun, swimming, friends, cookie cake and fun! I sent their gifts through Amazon, since I didn’t go shopping before the party. (Big sister Haylan gave me the list.) They got it a few days later. Hey, everybody likes to get mail! Challenge: 06-16 Club Scrap Idea… Continue reading Summer Birthday!
Jake graduated from high school!!! We are so proud of this kid. Can you tell?! What an adventure this part of our lives has been. I can’t wait to see what the future holds. He’s ready! Wendy
I am the oldest of five. My youngest brother was born my senior year of high school…SAME parents! He arrived just as I was leaving for college. It is ironic that he and his wife will be having their first baby, just as my youngest is graduating from high school and leaving for LSU! Family and friends… Continue reading Showering Baby Gus!
I loved paper folding when I was a kid. Remember these? This month’s Club Scrap Technique Challenge is to use origami elements on your scrapbooking or projects. I googled “easy origami tutorials” and this came up in the search results…Oh yeah, my kind of easy! I found some Decopatch paper that was just right for folding and… Continue reading 01-2016 Technique Challenge…Origami!
I was going to clean up my craft room and got distracted after I found a basket of Cricut die cuts. Creativity struck ( or was it avoidance of the huge pile of laundry I need to fold?!) and this card was born! Now I’m in a Valentine card making mood. My craft room will have… Continue reading True Love…
Football season is over and on to the next adventure…POWERLIFTING! So proud of this kid and all of his teammates, they swept the meet! The ASH Powerlifting Team has a winning reputation and placed first in Nationals last year. Looking forward to a great senior season! Of course I had to document this event with… Continue reading Keep it Tight!
Welcome to my stop on the Club Scrap Lakes Blog Hop! I was inspired by two artists this month, +Kay Williamson and +Jennifer McGuire. After I saw Kay’s card and Jennifer’s video, I had my “Aha!” moment… Kay’s dangling fish embellishment on her card from the Club Scrap Blog post The Basic Art of Coloring Jennifer’s video… Continue reading Lakes Blog Hop!
Captured from the Texas visit last weekend… Club Scrap June 2014 Picnic Digital KitLO sketch from the Club Scrap Idea Deck Volume 2 Marquee Formula (King of Diamonds card)
When I was a kid, we always sat at the table together to eat dinner. Especially on Sundays. It was a time for everybody to catch up. Dinner conversation was how we communicated. We were all so busy with afterschool activities, school, social calendars…Mom usually made dinner and my sister and I were in… Continue reading Sunday Lunch
Yesterday was beautiful! My nieces came to spend the weekend with my parents and I went to visit for breakfast. I even opened the sunroof for the drive around town! The girls wanted to make a fort in the front yard. Mom got out some old sheets, clothes pins, and my sister and dad hung… Continue reading Old sheets, clothes pins, and lots of imagination!