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#661 – Paper Pumpkin – March 23, 2019


I LOVE this month’s Paper Pumpkin kit!  Cute pop-ups, and so easy to personalize with the right numbers.

Click here to watch a short video showcasing this month’s Paper Pumpkin

Why is Sale-a-Bration to the BEST time to subscribe to Paper Pumpkin???

Plus, they make great gifts for your favorite crafters young and old!

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Note, that April’s Paper Pumpkin kit will have a set of “Distinktive” stamps.  They are the stamp designs that look 3D.  Truly beautiful!!!

Today is StampaStack, and I look forward to seeing some of you soon!

Winner for today’s drawing is:  Patti Hecker
Look for happy mail coming your way!!!

Smiles for today…
Happy National Puppy Day!  Willow will always be a puppy at heart (even if she is still sleeping in this morning. 🙂

#660 – Beautiful Day – March 22, 2019

I thought we could use some butterflies and flowers for a little touch of spring!  How gorgeous are these cards?  I love the detail with sequins and twine.  The beauty is always in the details!
The cards use the “Beautiful Day” stamp set (pg. 134 – Annual Catalog).  Sometimes we get so involved in the seasonal catalogs, we forget that there is a large annual catalog filled with LOTS of great product.  Keep in mind that the annual catalog is ending June 3, 2019.  So take a peek and see if there is anything on your wish list.  Sale-a-Bration is the best time to take advantage of getting your order in and getting FREE product.

#145912 – Beautiful Day – $29.00 (wood mount)
#145915 – Beautiful Day – $21.00(clear mount)

This is a great set to color with the Blends.  Coloring is good therapy for you and when you are done, you have a lovely finished card to give to a friend,

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Reminder, StampaStack this Sat., 3/23/19.  I would love to have you join us.
10 am to noon – 12 cards (6 designs/2 of each)

Winner for today’s drawing is:  Heidi Mals
Look for happy mail coming to you!!!

Smiles for the weekend!

#659 – First Steps – March 21, 2019

I thought I would continue with the baby theme today.  How sweet is this card?
It uses the “First Steps” stamp set (pg. 51 – Occasions Catalog). The embellishments make all of the difference.

#148718 – First Steps – $17.00


#148776 – Petal Pink/Whisper White 5/8″ Variegated Ribbon – $8.00 (10 yards)


#146330 – Blossom Elements – $8.00 (18  resin flowers)
Calypso Coral, Petal Pink, So Saffron

Those flowers are a sweet embellishment to any project!

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Winner for today’s drawing:  Barbara Welch
Thanks for visiting my blog and leaving a comment!  Look for happy mail!!!

Thursday Smiles…

#658 – Perfectly Paired – March 20, 2019

How cute is this card?  If you love to color, you would have a blast using the Blends to bring this card to life.  It uses the “Perfectly Paired” stamp set (pg. 50 – Occasions catalog).

#148712 – Perfectly Paired – $19.00

A few pictures from my visit to Arizona.  I spent some time with dear friends that I have known for almost 35 years.  We are very blessed to have stayed in touch throughout the years.  We had brunch at Sanctuary Resort on Sunday.  The weekend was spent celebrating a half dozen birthdays among our group.

Friday night we included the spouses and had a pizza dinner.


Saturday night we went out to dinner and then had fun at an Escape Room.  The theme was “The Lost Dutchman”.  It was a lot of fun!


Breakfast at Sanctuary Resort!



Love the sunshine and the view of Camelback Mountain.

Winner for today’s drawing is:  Barbe Powell
Look for happy mail!!!

Wednesday Smiles…

Bring on SPRING!!!


Lots of sunshine in Arizona!  I tried to soak up as much as I could!


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