Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Birthday Shares and Photos!

Happy SUNNY Wednesday.. FINALLY here we got some SUMMER SUN!! I wish with all my heart I could send the RAIN we are due to get to Colorado.. that just breaks my heart.. my thoughts and prayers are with EVERYONE effected by the fires!!

Today I have some crafty stuff to share with ya!! and some photos! Lets start with the crafty fun in case you want to get in and out!! Then I will share photos from my GIRLYS last day of  6th grade last week (I am still in denial she will be in 7th grade! and hello my boy will be in 10th.. oh lordy bees.. I need some wine! HA HA!!)

We celebrated  my Moms birthday last week when she was here.. she requested a red beaded necklace for part of her gift.. This is what I came up with-


 As ALWAYS Pinterest INSPIRES me!! I was LOVED .. THIS card so I used it for inspiration on my Mommys birthday card (challenges listed below!)


Finally some photos from the last day of school!  She had a FUN day... weather wasnt the best.. but they dont seem to care on the last day! I was PROUD of me...only a FEW tears.. I am gonna MISS that school.. we have been there for 9 years and I LOVE it so much!!

 Challenges I am entering -
Crafts and Me - Anything Goes
 Make It Monday- Anything Goes
Inspire Me Fridays - Anything Goes
Paper Playtime - Anything With A Sentiment
 2 Sisters - Anything Goes
 Tammy's Scrappin Corner - Ribbons or Bows
PTT- Anything goes, 
Crafty Cardmakers -Create flowers
 Use Your Stuff - Stitching
 Crafty Calender Challenge - Flowers in Bloom
Sweet Stampin - Ribbons and Bows

 If you made it this far THANKS!!! :)
Thank You for stopping by! Have a GREAT day!!!


  1. Pretty card, thanks for joining us @ CTO Birthday Challenge!

  2. What beautiful flowers! Great looking card. Saw you on MIM.
    Hugs, Heide

  3. A gorgeous necklace--I'm sure your mother loved it! This card is absolutely STUNNING and I LOVE it! Thanks for joining us at CCM! :)

  4. The card is beautiful - those layered flowers are gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers this time! Cxx

  5. Oh my stars Bethie!! The card is BEAUTIFUL!!! WOW!! The flowers are awesome! The neckless is also so pretty!! Love the red!! Glad to hear the sun is out! We are getting ready for temps in the 100's yeah I really could do with out them!! Happy Wed!

  6. Very pretty flowers,gorgeous card, love the white on white..

    Thanks for sharing with us at ‘Make it Monday’

    Luv CHRISSYxx

    Don’t forget. .if you leave a comment on another entrant, mention that you saw their card on ‘Make it Monday’ for a chance at second prize.. the more you comment on and mention MIM, the more chances at winning second prize.

  7. Hi Bethie ! Did you make the beaded necklace for your mom? Either way it's very pretty. Oh my gosh your card is gorgeous. Your mom must have loved it. You outdid yourself on that beauty all those layers of petals. You will get throug school days with your kids , they are good kids and I'm sure you taught them well. I got through it ! My 3 girls were all in HS at the same time. happy you have some sun today.

  8. Hi BethieJ!!Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and giving me a link to your blog...Your card is STUNNING!! Oh my goodness...your flowers are just beautiful...Your design is wonderful, a lovely card!! Inspiration is what keeps us going...way to go:)!!!

  9. Beautiful necklace and I LOVE the card, Beth!
    You little one is getting BIG! 7th grade already?!! What great photos... I love that big one!
    Have a great day, Beth!

  10. Pretty Necklace and great card love those flowers. I bet your mom loved them. I know what you mean about them growing up way to fast. Great photos.

  11. such a stunning card!
    Thanks for playing along on the Use Your Stuff challenge this week. Hope to see you again.

  12. Hi Beth, such an elegant card and gorgeous pictures of your family!

    Thanks for joining in with us this week at Sweet Stampin.


  13. Stunning card, those flowers look amazing! :)

    Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week,



  14. I love all the dimension and texture of your beautiful flowers, really pretty card! Thanks so much for joining us this week @ CTO for our "Happy Birthday" Challenge :)


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