Southern Girls Challenge · Team Trace

Autumnal Sunshine

All the leaves are brown And the sky is grey I’ve been for a walk  On a winter’s day                                                                “California Dreamin’ “ Mother Nature… Continue reading Autumnal Sunshine

JFF Design Team · JFF Monthly Challenge

Meow at the Moon!

I asked Chris for suggestions for my post title. He liked Howl at the Moon, but cats don’t howl.  Or do they? We’ve never had a cat, so I don’t know. My neighbor’s cat sounds like it is howling at 3 am…right under my bedroom window. I wonder sometimes if my dog is deaf, but he… Continue reading Meow at the Moon!

JFF Design Team · JFF Monthly Challenge

Art Makes Everything Awesome

I love fall. The weather is crisp and clean, even the dog gets frisky! Fall always signals “back to school”. I loved buying school supplies and getting organized. One of my favorite quotes about fall is from the movie You’ve Got Mail,”  Don’t you love New York in the fall? It makes me wanna buy school… Continue reading Art Makes Everything Awesome

Cupcake Inspirations Challenge · Cupcake Inspirations DT

The Art of Making Others Happy

I haven’t had much sugar in the last few weeks and these look DELISH! This week’s color challenge was sponsored by Stamplorations and they are offering a $15 gift certificate to our randomly chosen winner! The inspiration photo reminded me of the circus! Flashback to 1993…We were college students living in New Orleans and got… Continue reading The Art of Making Others Happy

JFF Design Team · JFF Monthly Challenge

Ukulele Lady

I taught myself to play the ukulele a few years ago. Nothing fancy. I play songs that my family sang when I was growing up because those things need to be passed on, ya know?! A lot of my favorites are songs that my Grandma would sing…I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry, My Blue Heaven,… Continue reading Ukulele Lady

Card Sketch Challenges

Christmas Wishes

Star light, star bright, first star I see tonight. I wish I may. I wish I might, make this wish I wish tonight.  (Close your eyes tight and make your wish)…Mom taught this to us and I taught it to my boys. One day they’ll teach it to their babies.  A lot of wishes were… Continue reading Christmas Wishes