JFF Design Team · JFF Monthly Challenge

On the 12th Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me…

“The magi, as you know, were wise men–wonderfully wise men–who brought gifts to the Babe in the manger. They invented the art of giving Christmas presents.” ― O. Henry, The Gift of the Magi The Magi from the East. What a strange story, but one that has been accepted by Christianity for centuries. Three strangers from a… Continue reading On the 12th Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me…

Southern Girls Challenge · Team Trace

♫ Baby it’s Cold Outside! ♫

For the record, I’m not inviting any debates analyzing the lyrics and meaning of this song. It’s a fun song to sing with my husband while I play the ukelele, I love this Will Ferrell and Zooey Deschanel version from Elf, and the phrase pairs well with my card design. That is it. And of… Continue reading ♫ Baby it’s Cold Outside! ♫

JFF Design Team · JFF Monthly Challenge

Spirit of ’76

In 1976 a wave of patriotism and nostalgia swept the nation as we celebrated America’s Bicentennial. Everybody got in on the celebration…Disneyland, DisneyWorld, commercial products, the ’76 Olympics, the Superbowl, Major League Baseball…even Schoolhouse Rock! I was 7 and my little sister Stephie was 3. I wanted to be a gymnast and do flips on the… Continue reading Spirit of ’76