Archive for July, 2009

Where is the summer going?

July 25th, 2009

Whew….well I’m typing this from the North Woods of Wisconsin.  My family is vacationing with my parents, brother, aunt and uncle and cousins at my parent’s summer cottage.  Just a little place on a water flowage.  But it’s darn nice sitting here in the rocking lawn chair, sipping my coffee and looking out at the river.

Sooo  what am I doing you ask?  Well in between fishing, and hiking and picnics I created a few layouts and a card.  The boys were out having fun so I had a quite moment to create.  Yes I bring my scrapping supplies EVERYWHERE!

I did whip out this cute card with scraps from some layouts I did using Bo Bunny products.

Also two weeks from today we head out to Disney World!  Brayden is getting so EXCITED!  I’ll be sure to take lots of pics to scrap!

One more note…I suggest you check out Citrus Tree Studio today, they are having a Christmas in July Crop with lots of fun goodies to be won!  Great challenges and projects to get your mojo going.  You can check it out here.

Eye Candy- Crop Addict August Kit

July 15th, 2009

Here is a early peak at Crop Addict’s August Kit!  It’s in the mail to me now, I can’t wait to show you what I create using it.  The poor mail man will be stalked!


The kit includes papers from Basic Grey’s June Bug Collection, Little Yellow Bicycle’s Travel Collection, Bazzill, and lots of fun embellishments.  I can’t wait to play with the Making Memories Alpha’s!

The Kit Add On is:


The kits will be on sale July 22 check them out here.

Time to TOOT!

July 12th, 2009

I’m excited to announce that I have been asked to design for Crop Addict!  I have been visiting their site for quite a long time and have always thought that the kits were absolute EYE CANDY!  I’m so excited that I have the opportunity to design for them!  They have lots of challenges that go on through the month, be sure to check them out, I would love to see you on the boards over there!  cropteam.gif

July Kit at Citrus Tree Studio

July 8th, 2009

If you have some fun filled summer photos to scrap then this kit from Citrus Tree Studio is your best friend!  I loved all the bright colors and summer themed papers included.  Here is a glimse of what is included:


Kit Contents
American Traditional Design single-sided patterned paper pad:
” Endless Summer” (2 each of 9 designs)

American Crafts 12×12 cardstock:
1 – Apricot
1 – Lipgloss
1 – Mustard
1 – Wave

1 – A.C. Foam Alphabet Thickers – Subway (White)
1 – American Traditional Design Embossed Stickers
1 – American Traditional Design Vellum Stickers
1 – All Dressed Up Glitter Dots (Lime)
1 – KaiserCraft Rhinestone Word “Summer” (Teal)
5 – Etsy Paper & Button Flowers
2 – Flat Ric Rac Cards w/Envelopes (Cantaloupe)
1 yd. Fancy Pants Ball Trim (White)

Here a few of the things I created using the kit.



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Happy 4th of July

July 2nd, 2009

So to get ready for all the Independece Day festivities that are going on this weekend…I thought why not use some of my scrapping stash to create a fun decoration that my little one can bring to the parade and fireworks!  Then I saw a challenge posted on Fancy Pants blog and it was just the extra nudge I needed to grab some supplies.  I created a fun firecracker decoration using Fancy Pants Spiffy Collection ( die cuts, ribbon and paper) I also used a miscellaneous star and flag button as an accent.