Good Morning everyone! It’s been awhile since I’ve posted. I’ve been so busy with work as well as family sickness that I’ve not had a lot of time to create and post lately.
Our new challenge is up at Use it Tuesday this week. Our theme You Can’t Touch This, challenges you to use a beloved favorite that you’ve just not been able to break down and use yet….go ahead, it’s relatively painless 🙂
For me, I have only 3 sheets of this gorgeous Madame Boutique paper by Kaisercraft. I also have some matching die cuts and I’ve been holding onto them for a long time. After the initial shock of breaking into them wore off, I was glad I did use them for this layout. The picture was on a different layout that I did, but never really liked. I really like this one so much better.
This picture is of me as a baby with my mom, my grandma, and my great-grandma holding me. This is one of my favorite pictures of all time, the 4 generations of women on my mother’s side. Sadly my great-grandma passed when I was very young so I don’t have a lot of pictures of her. All the other elements on this page are from my stash. The paper flowers I made with some old book pages that were sent to me in a swap! I really love how this turned out. I hope you will stop by the blog and play with us. There are a lot of great projects this week, AND we are having a design team call!!! All the details are on the blog! I do hope you will apply.
Entered into these challenges:
Another freaking scrappy challenge: what did you awnt to be when you grew up……I only wanted to be a mom and to follow in the footsteps of these amazing women before me! I hope i do them proud with my son!
Scrappy Mom’s Stamps: Mother’s Day
Crafting by Designs: remembering childhood
Penny’s Challenges: Die Cuts/Punches
Fashionista challenge: vintage or shabby chic
Love to Create: Flowers
come and get it challenges: brown/blue/cream color scheme
Corrosive Challenges: My sentiments exactly (have a sentiment on the front)
The Squirrel and the Fox: Mother’s Day