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Friday, December 31, 2010

Happy New Year!

Well, the hour is drawing closer when the new year 2011 will begin. I just wanted to let all of you who drop in for a visit know that I appreciate you. I pray that the new year, for each and every one of you, will be filled with blessings, prosperity, and boundless joy. Happy New Year to you all!


Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Here's to you....

Happy New Year for my daughter...


Nappy {Hic} Yew Hear...

Translated as "Happy New Year!!!"....


Candy, candy, candy....

A fantastic candy package with 18 new stamps from different companies is being given away by Delicious Papercrafting with Kristy Young.  Better stop by for your chance to's easy, but you only have until Jan. 17, 2011.  Don't miss your chance!


Monday, December 27, 2010

Not the new year yet, but off to a great year end!

I just got an e-mail from Paulette's Papers  that I won her Stocking Stuffer Blog Candy shown here:

It contains:  Unity Stamp set ‘This is the Time', Sterling Sparkle Fibers, Heidi Swapp Writer’s Block Squares, Heidi Swapp Acrylic Heart Stamp, and Celery Green Shabby Vintage Ribbons.  It's my first blog candy win, so it's pretty exciting.  Thank you!!!


Friday, December 24, 2010

a day for daisies card...

This is a card I did with the 200-member free image that a day for daisies offered in their group on Crafters Digital Art Center.  Hope you like it.  This will be winging it's way to my granddaughter, Alexis; love you, baby!


Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Still in shock...

I just received an e-mail from McMahon Five Design offering me the Guest Designer spot for their company for the month of January.  Did I accept?  You bet I did!  What an honor for me.  Now I will just hope and pray I have the materials on hand to meet their design challenges.  Ya'll wish me luck!

I am certain by now that everyone knows the pink ribbons represent Breast Cancer Awareness.  There are other colored ribbons that represent different causes.  I am listing those causes and their ribbon colors for the month of January.

Cervical Health Awareness Month - Teal & White Ribbon

National Birth Defects Prevention Month - Pink & Blue

Thyroid Awareness Month - Pink, Blue & Teal (tri-color)

Glaucoma Awareness Month - Green Ribbon  


Saturday, December 18, 2010

A challenge card...

I rushed to make this card and get it posted by Friday for a "Friday's Challenge" on another blog.  Got it done, rushed to site (early Friday afternoon) to see she had already picked winners.  Most challenges end later in the day on the day they are due....oh, well.  Lesson learned.


Sunday, December 5, 2010

The reason for the season...

A  friend of mine, Charlene, had the below verse on her blog Charlene's Card Creations.  I asked her if I could repost it here.  She told me a friend had sent it to we don't know the origin.  If you are the author, thank you.  Charlene stated, quite correctly, that it has become politically incorrect to let it be known you are Christian.  We are not supposed to even say Merry Christmas any more.  No offense to any other religions.  You are allowed the freedom in the United States of America to worship in the manner you choose.  Allow everyone else the same choice.  Jesus is the reason for the season!!

*Twas the month before Christmas*
*When all through our land,*
*Not a Christian was praying*
*Nor taking a stand.*
*See the PC Police had taken away,*
*The reason for Christmas - no one could say.*
*The children were told by their schools not to sing,*
*About Shepherds and Wise Men and Angels and things.*
*It might hurt people's feelings, the teachers would say*
* December 25th is just a ' Holiday '.*
*Yet the shoppers were ready with cash, checks and credit*
*Pushing folks down to the floor just to get it!*
*CDs from Madonna, an X BOX, an I-pod*
*Something was changing, something quite odd! *
*Retailers promoted Ramadan and Kwanzaa*
*In hopes to sell books by Franken & Fonda..*
*As Targets were hanging their trees upside down*
* At Lowe's the word Christmas - was no where to be found.*
*At K-Mart and Staples and Penny's and Sears*
*You won't hear the word Christmas; it won't touch your ears.*
*Inclusive, sensitive, Di-ver-is-ty*
*Are words that were used to intimidate me.*
*Now Daschle, Now Darden, Now Sharpton, Wolf Blitzen*
*On Boxer, on Rather, on Kerry, on Clinton !*
*At the top of the Senate, there arose such a clatter*
*To eliminate Jesus, in all public matter.*
*And we spoke not a word, as they took away our faith*
* Forbidden to speak of salvation and grace*
*The true Gift of Christmas was exchanged and discarded*
*The reason for the season, stopped before it started.*
*So as you celebrate 'Winter Break' under your 'Dream Tree'*
*Sipping your Starbucks, listen to me.*
*Choose your words carefully, choose what you say*
Not Happy Holiday !*
Please, all Christians join together and
Wish everyone you meet during the
Holidays a
Christ is The Reason for the Christ-mas Season!

I am proud to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas!!!!