Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Joy- Winter Wishes Share!!

Happy Tuesday! Hope your all having a GREAT week!! I have about 1 Million things on my plate as I TRY to get ready for my sons 18th Birthday Parties that are coming up Friday and Saturday.. BUT you know what I did instead.. (it is called DENIAL to this mama he is that old!) I CREATED!! This little card was in my head all week and I really wanted to play along with some challenges.. so I did! NOW I must focus on what should be done ...
 (wish me luck!!)

Here is my card, challenges listed below!!

Challenges I Am Entering-
Paper Sweeties Blog- Photo/Color Inspiration
papersweeties inspiration25 Paper Sweeties November Inspiration Challenge #25   Holiday Joy
613 Avenue Create- ATG/Twist  (3/3)
Crafty Catz - Christmas is Coming
CRAFT- Christmas(2/5)
Sweet Stampin - To Die For
Craft Dee Bowz- ATG W/Handmade Bow

Thank You for stopping by!! Have a GREAT day!!

Monday, November 17, 2014

AI Challenge- Gold/Ivory or ATG

Good Monday Morning!! Hope you all had a WONDERFUL weekend!! It is time for a new Artistic Inspirations Challenge.. our theme is Gold & Ivory... OR ATG!!! We hope you will join us!!

We had 2 GREAT sponsors this week!! (THANK YOU!!)  Karleigh Sue (1 randomly selected winner will receive $10 worth of digis!) and All Dressed Up 1 randomly selected winner will receive 2 digis!!!)  We hope you will join us!!

Here is my card using the DARLING Christmas Reindeer from ADU...  Challenges listed below card!
Challenges-
AI- Gold/Ivory or ATG
Merry Monday- Bells 

Thank You for stopping by!! Have a GREAT day!!


Sunday, November 16, 2014

PIO Challenge Share- Vintage

Happy Sunday!! Hope you are all having a WONDERFUL weekend!! It is that time again... Time for a PIO Challenge- This week our theme is Vintage! Our sponsor is  Rogue Redhead 
(THANK YOU!!!) They are giving a fabulous prize of a $25.00 voucher to one lucky winner!! (All details can be seen at the  PIO Blog!!) We hope you will join us!!!

So I am ADDICTED to this box!! The Captured Card Case.. with a window added.. sigh! The moment I saw our BEAUTIFUL stamps we got to use.. I knew what I wanted to do!!! 
Yep.. ANOTHER box! ;) 
Here is what I came up with!! 

GIFT BOX TOP-
 
 Side View-

Challenges I am entering-
PIO- Vintage
613 Avenue Create- Anything Goes/Twist  
A Crafty Mess- ATG  
Crafty Calender- All About Christmas 
  Brown Sugar- ATG 
  Party Time Tuesday- ATG
Chocolate, Coffee and Cards - Favorite Holiday
The Artistic Stamper- Christmas Is Coming
CRAFT- Christmas
DL Art- Anything Christmas
 We Do Doobadoo Christmas 
Clear It Out- ATG(Stash) Use 3 Of An Item (paper, flowers, button stash- 3 flowers) 
THANK YOU for stopping by!! I hope you will join us over at PIO this week!!!
 Have a GREAT day!

Sunday, November 09, 2014

PIO Share- Special Occasion!

Good Sunday Morning!! Hope you all are having a GREAT weekend!! Our has been so NICE! Spent the whole day in a place I LOVE yesterday.. Leavenworth... weather was PERFECT.. today I woke to RAIN and hubby told me the Mt. pass got SNOW (PHEW missed that!!) ANYWAY...

It is time for another PIO challenge...Special Occasion! I am CRASHING Team B's party again!!! I LOVE working with the metal from our sponsor this week...Add a Little Dazzle, one lucky winner will win $25 to their store!!! We hope you will join us!!!

Here is my GIFT BOX!!  I LOVE the PTI Captured Card Case template... I used it last week and cut a window.. and had to do it again! So here she is.. for Thanksgiving I will fill her with some treats.. but for now empty!! ;)  (challenges all listed below photos!)

Box Top View-

 
 Side View-

 

Challenges I Am Entering-
 PIO - Special Occasion (Thanksgiving)  
Add A Little Dazzle - Anything Goes
Shabby Tea Room - Just Neutrals/Photo Inspiration

Whoopsi Daisy - Add a Sentiment  

Fab N Funky - 3 Different Embellishments
The Stamping Boutique - Use 3 Embellishments
 Moving Along With The Times - Sparkle/Shine (Used Shiny Metal Sheets)
  613 Avenue Create- Anything Goes/Twist (1/3)
The Sisters Of Craft - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes   
Not Just A Card - Anything Goes
Party Time Tuesdays - Anything Goes
A Crafty Mess - Anything Goes 
  Crafting By Design - Anything Goes

Thank You so much for stopping by!! Have a GREAT day!!

Monday, November 03, 2014

AI DT Share- ATG/Happy Birthday!

Good Monday Morning! I am back again with ANOTHER post.. today it is time for a new challenge at Artistic Impressions! Our theme is ATG or Happy Birthday!!!

Our sponsor this week is  Sparkle N Sprinkle (THANK YOU!!) the prizes are as follows

 2 images for winner and 2 for each of top 3! We hope you will join us!!

Here is my Card (challenges listed below!) I have been ADDICTED to this white on white on white with a POP of color look! (see card below for proof! HA HA!!) Now I seem to only see them in my creative mind! ;) I knew I wanted it pink..and have been working on my coloring, I found this BEAUTIFUL pink dahlia HERE and was inspired! This one has LOTS of layers, and the flower is of course sprayed with my glitter paint (another ADDICTION I am having lately!)
Challenges -
AI- ATG/Birthday
Get Creative Challenges- ATG/Twist- Stitching
 613 Avenue Create- ATG/Twist  2/3

 Really Reasonable Ribbon -ATG/With Ribbon 2/6
 Natalie and Amy's - Stitch It 

Thank You for stopping by!! Have a GREAT day!!

Sunday, November 02, 2014

PIO Share- Feeling Cool!

HAPPY NOVEMBER!! WOW how did that happen?!!! Time is just flying!!! Hope you all had a GREAT weekend.. ours has been nice, and YEAH we got an hour back! :) It is time for a new PIO Challenge-  Our theme is Feeling Cool!!! 

Our sponsor is Dilly Beans  (THANK YOU!!!)  They are offering 3 digital images to our lucky winner! We hope you will join us!!! Here is my card, I promise IRL that snowflake (made by my sweet girly!) is white! HA! Not sure why it photographed like that!! I sprayed the whole card with my glitter spray I WISH you could capture that on film too!! ANYWAY.. here is my card, and challenges listed below!



Challenges:
PIO- Feeling Cool 
613 Avenue Create- ATG/Twist 
Craft-Dee BowZ - ATG/With A Bow
Delicious Doodles - Cold Outside
QKR Stampede- 3 Of A Kind (Penguins)
Crafty Ribbon- Tags/With Ribbon
Really Reasonable Ribbon -ATG/With Ribbon
Simon Says -ATG
Thank You for stopping by!! Have a GREAT day!!!

Friday, October 31, 2014

BOO!! Happy Halloween!!

Warning LONG POST with Photos! :) 
HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!! Hope you all had a GREAT week and have a FUN and SAFE Halloween!!  This is the first year I have no kids going out.. they still gotta trick or treat here for me!! (they will for the candy! ;) and because they LOVE me! HA HA!) 1 is off to a party.. the other is gonna hang out here!! I plan to open the door and see all the CUTE and SCARY costumes!!

Ok enough chit chat!! I have a couple Halloween Shares for ya!! First up is a version of the Halloween card I sent.. I actually sent a few this year, different styles.. I had PLANS for them to be the same but then this came to my head so I had to start over and make these up! ;) (yes I do this sometimes!! put me behind but thats ok!!)

Here is my card, I made a fun junk bow.. oh how i LOVE these!! Used my Criucut Mini Monsters for this, and sprayed the WHOLE thing with glitter paint! (my new addiction!) Challenges will be listed below the treat share!
Challenges-
The Shabby Tea Room- Spooky Wishes/Photo below
613 Avenue Create- ATG/Twist
 The Paper Girls - ATG
 The Pink Elephant - ATG
 Just Inspirational - Occasions (Halloween)
 Party Time Tuesdays - ATG
 Divas by Design - ATG
 Scrapper's Delights - ATG or Halloween
Simon Says Stamp (Wednesday)- ATG
 Alphabet Challenge Blog - S is for Stitching

Before I go I wanted to share a treat box I made for our neighbors for Halloween!!! Used the Captured Card Case from PTI.. added a die cut window (my first time of doing that and I LOVED the look.. will try again!)

 Inside- This was a new recipe to me and we all LOVED it!! Will make again!!
  
If your interested here are the links to the recipes I used.. I did do a few things differently.. I used half Whole Wheat & White Flour , half White/Brown Sugar, added some homemade vanilla, and milk choc, chip! 
http://www.landolakes.com/recipe/762/harvest-pumpkin-bars
This is glaze recipe is what I used, I did add some pumpkin pie spice and cinnamon to it!
https://www.verybestbaking.com/recipes/32364/old-fashioned-soft-pumpkin-cookies/

If you made it this far.. THANK YOU!!Have a  HAPPY Halloween!!!