Welcome to my own little spot of blog space. Thank you for stopping by. I hope you will check back often to see what kind of craftiness I have going on in the world of scrapbooking, card making and general crafting.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Tea light Candle Cake and Box

I've finally gotten some MoJo back.....I've been making items banners, cards and gifts for family and friends but only recently have I gotten my MoJo back.  I've been in my craft area more in the last few weeks!  

I made this tea light candle cake and box for DS to give to his grandmother while he was visiting her this summer.  

These are fun to make!!

I would like to enter this for these challenges:
My Craft Spot:  Challenge #149 - Bags & Boxes!


Wednesday, April 2, 2014

RFTC is Celelbrating!

This April, RFTC will be turning 3 and they wanted to do it with a bang! April 1st kicks off the My Favorite Book Couple Event and it's going to be a blast! They have got a fantabulous list of authors that are stopping by to not only share their favorite book couples, but will also be giving away some spiffy prizes. On top of all of the daily giveaways that will be taking place, they will be hosting 2 grand prize giveaways. One person will win a box of books from all of the authors participating and one person will win a Kindle!

The event takes place April 1 - May 1!

Go check them out!!

Saturday, January 18, 2014

Making cards....

I've created another card....this one a Thinking of You card for my step-mom.  

Sorry for the bad photo....the cardstock is Peach Shimmer and it was a little difficult trying to get the right angle.  

Sharing with the following challenges:

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Thank You Card

I've created my first card of 2014!!

Items Used: 
Card Base: DCWV Card from the Spring Fling Collection
Stamp: TT Ali Edwards - thanks
Cardstock: Scraps from my pile 
It always feels good to use up scraps!!!
Ink: Colorbox Chalk 
I love this ink....but hate that it leaves color on the stamps.

Linking up with: 

Saturday, January 11, 2014

2014 Goals

My Goals for 2014 are: 

  • Post here more than 6 times.....that's right, I only posted 6 times in 2013.  That's a BIG difference from the previous year  :(
  • Participate in at least 1 challenge per month
  • Create at least 1 holiday card per month (I'll have 12 unique handmade cards by Christmas!)
  • Create and complete (including journaling) at least 52 Scrapbook pages
What are your goals (crafty or not) for 2014?

Friday, December 6, 2013

Favorite Little Elf

Here are some pictures of our Favorite Little Elf!!!

Sneaking Santa's Cookie  ;)

Sharing a Cookie with Santa

I'm not sure if my ELF will quality....but just for fun I'm going to link up to DL.Art's Elf Linky Party - come join the fun!

Sunday, April 14, 2013

Busy Mail Day

Tomorrow will be a busy mail day --- not only for tax day but for those of us who love, love, love our ATGs!! 

Here's to some HAPPY MAIL!!!