Friday, March 31, 2017

Birthday Boy

 **My background cardstock is more of a sunflower yellow than the gold that shows here. My darn scanner!**

Photo of sweet grandson Marcus on his 10th birthday, March 2017. 

I used -
Echo Park 'Birthday Boy' pp's
Jillibean Soup Journal Tag
Am. Crafts Foam '10'
Photoplay Stickers

Based on the March Sketch from My Creative Scrapbook. 

This is also for the LM #337 Challenge to use 5+ different patterned papers and a birthday theme, 

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Homemade Pizza Magic

 Photos of grandsons Brady and Marcus making homemade pizzas. This is something we like to do with the grandkids when they stayover and they love it! (February 2015)

I used - 
Simple Stories 'Say Cheese III' pp's, Chipboard Word
Fancy Pants, Pink Paislee Sequins
KaiserCraft Diecuts

Based on Sketch #125 from Sketch N Scrap. (flipped)

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Fantastic Water Ride

 Photos of DH and I along with our DD and grandson Brady at Kings Island on a family water ride. (July 2015)

I used - 
Echo Park 'Summer Dreams' pp's
American Crafts Foam, Chipboard Thickers
Pink Paislee Sequins
Doodlebug Doily

Based on Sketch #305  from Creative Scrappers. 

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Happy Birthday To You!

 Photo of sweet little DGD Lucy on her 8th birthday, March 2017.

I used -
Pink Paislee 'Birthday Bash' pp's, Sequins
My Mind's Eye Tag, Stickers
Dear Lizzy Diecuts

Based on LM #333 Challenge at Lasting Memories
based on this sketch and a birthday theme.

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Party Time

 Photo of sweet little DGD Lucy on her 8th birthday, March 2017.

I used -
KaiserCraft 'Party Time' pp's, diecuts
Webster's Pages Enamel Shapes
My Mind's Eye Tags
Various 8's

This is for the March 26th Challenge from The Studio Challenges
to use lots of numbers.
Based on this February Sketch from Stick it Down.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Every Summer

 A page for grandson Brady's album about Myrtle Beach, SC. (July 2015)

I used - 
Echo Park 'Summer Party' pp's, Stickers, Chipboard Accents
Eyelet Outlet Enamel Dots
Doodlebug Doilies

Based on this September PageMap. 

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Wild Thing

 Photos of my little grandson Evan having the time of his life playing in this mud puddle at our family reunion, June 2015.

I used lots of old stash -
Carolee's Adorn-it, WUBE pp's
Basic Grey, Echo Park Stickers
Crate Paper Tag, Dinosaur
Fancy Pants Journal Tag
Prima Enamel Dots

This is for the March Challenge at Scrap the Boys 
based on the image below...

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Home is Where the Anchor Drops

 Photos of DH and I on our April 2016 Cruise aboard the Royal Princess.

I used -
Authentique 'Seafarer' pp's, Stickers
Eyelet Outlet Enamel Dots
Mambi Journal Card

Based on this PageMap. 

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Monday, March 27, 2017

Sailing Adventure

 Photos of DH and I on a sailing/snorkel adventure on our April 2016 Cruise. We had such a fantastic time doing this at Bonaire.

I used -
Photoplay 'Nautical Bliss' pp's
KaiserCraft, Pink Paislee Diecuts
Echo Park Chipboard Sailboat
American Crafts Foam Thickers
Heidi Swapp Texture Paste
Tim Holtz Stencil

Based on this March Sketch from Citrus Twist.

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Be Jolly

 Group photo of DH and I with our sweet grandkids, Christmas 2015.

I used -
Doodlebug 'Here Comes Santa Claus' pp's, Doilies
Pinkfresh Studios Acetate, Puffy Accents
My Mind's Eye Journal Tag
Ruby Rocket Bella Bling

Based on Sketch #270 from Sketches in Thyme. 

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Sunday, March 26, 2017

You Lift My Heart Up

 Photos of sweet DGD Kaylee being her fun self, November 2015.

I used -
Photoplay 'Family Ties' pp's, Stickers
Pinkfresh Studio Puffy Title

Based on this December Sketch from Citrus Twist. 

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Friday, March 24, 2017

Happy Holidays

 Group photos of our family, Christmas 2015.

I used -
Bella Blvd. 'Holly Jolly Christmas' pp's
Little Yellow Bicycle Journal Tag
American Crafts Enamel Dots
Pink Paislee Tree Clip
Chic Tags Title Tag
Crate Paper Tags
Basic Grey Banner

Based on this March 19th Sketch from Citrus Twist. 

This is also for Challenge LM#336 from Lasting Memories to use 3 different tags. Sorry I didn't do a birthday layout. Trying to finish up some Christmas photos. 

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 Photos of DH and I at our resort in Mexico, October 2015.

I used -
KaiserCraft 'Sea Breeze' pp's, Diecuts
American Crafts Chipboard Thickers
My Mind's Eye Enamel Shapes

Based on Sketch #124 from Sketch N Scrap. 

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I Think I Can!

Photos of little grandson Kellan taking Swimming lessons, February 2017.

I used -
Bella Blvd. 'Campout' pp's
Fancy Pants, Imaginisce Puffy Accents
Pink Paislee Gold Puffy Accents
Heidi Swapp Acetate Title
Dear Lizzy Diecuts

This is for Challenge #256 from the Use Your Stuff Blog to use doilies. 

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Winter Wonderland

 Photos of our snowy wonderland, January 2015.

I used -
Echo Park 'Winter Park' pp's, Stickers
American Crafts Wooden Snowflakes

Based on another sketch from Scrapbook Challenges. 

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Coloring Eggs

 Photos of grandson Brady coloring Easter Eggs, April 2015.

I used -
Photoplay 'Hoppy Easter' pp's, Stickers
My Mind's Eye Journal Tag
Eyelet Outlet Enamel Dots

Based on the March 15th Sketch from Stuck?! Sketches. 

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Photos of grandson Brady playing baseball, May 2015.

I used -
Am. Crafts, Echo Park 'Sports' pp's, Stickers
Little Yellow Bicycle Journal Card
American Crafts Chipboard '5'
Eyelet Outlet Baseball Brad

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Day Trip to Bonaire

 Photos of DH and I arriving in Bonaire on our Spring 2016 Cruise aboard the Royal Princess. 

I used - 
My Mind's Eye 'By the Sea' pp's, Stickers, Enamel Shapes
Pink Paislee Gold Accents
Bo Bunny Chipboard Ship
Momenta Wooden Veneer
Dear Lizzy Foam Alphas
Mambi Journal Card

I'm really missing the Scrapbook Challenges Sketches 
so I dug this one up at Pinterest. 

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Lucky To Have You!

 Photo of grandkids Marcus, Lucy, and Kellan hamming it up before school on Friday, March 2017. 

I used - 
Doodlebug 'Goal, Slam Dunk' pp's
Darice Foam Shamrock Accents
American Crafts Foam Alphas
Martha Stewart Border Punch
Heidi Swapp Texture Paste
Tim Holtz Tracks Stencil

from Scrap Our Stash based on this sketch and using the following...
C - Cardstock
H - Heidi Swapp Texture Paste
A - American Crafts Alphas
R - Reminisce Photo Corner Stickers
M - Martha Stewart Border Punch

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Merry Christmas Darling

 Photo of DH and I, Christmas 2014.

I used - 
Bella Blvd. pp's, Diecuts
Doodlebug pp's, Doily, Mini Clip
My Mind's Eye Chipboard Title
Ruby Rocket Bling Border
Pink Paislee Sequins
Fancy Pants Tags

Based on this older sketch by ScrapMuch. 

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Life Noted

Photo of DH with grandkids Kellan, Lucy, and Marcus playing Mousetrap, November 2014. 

We love playing board games with the grandkids when we can get them off the electronic devices!!

I used - 
Simple Stories 'We Are Family' pp
Echo Park 'Jack & Jill' pp
Pinkfresh Studio Puffy Accents
Teresa Collins Journal Tag
Carta Bella Game Sticker
American Crafts Thickers

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 Photos of Marcus at his 8th birthday party, March 2015. 

I used - 
Basic Grey 'Life of the Party' pp's, Chipboard Stars
Simple Stories Accents, Journal Tag

Based on this January Sketch by Citrus Twist. 

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Monday, March 20, 2017

She is Brilliant!

Photos of DGD Makaylee with her Science Fair project and trophy. She placed 3rd out of 84 in the Freshmen and Sophomore Classes. She didn't have a partner so did everything herself. So proud of her!! (March 2017)

I used -
Echo Park 'Just Be You' pp's
Fancy Pants, KaiserCraft Diecuts
Heidi Swapp Acrylic Title
Evalicious Puffy Accents
Prima Wooden Veneer

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Sweet Slumber

 Photo of sweet grandkids Kellan and Lucy having a nap in the van, 2015.

I used -
Fancy Pants 'Sweet Nothings' pp's, Puffy Hearts
Pink Paislee Sequins, Journal Tag, Diecuts
American Crafts Glitter Thickers

Based on the March Jump Start Sketch from The ScrapRoom. 

This is also for the March 12th Challenge at
The Studio Challenges to use Patterned Paper on half my layout. 

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Sunday, March 19, 2017


 Photo of sweet little Kellan cuddling with his doggy Pixie. He's so loveable and is always cuddling one of their doggies.

I used -
Echo Park 'Bark' pp's
Carta Bella Doggy Sticker
Amy Tangerine Puffy Alphas
Heidi Swapp Texture Paste
Tim Holtz Speckles Stencil
Evalicious Puffy Accents
Bo Bunny Doily

Based on the March 15th Sketch from Let's Get Sketchy. 

This is also based on the March Mood Board Challenge at 
Picture This Blog. I was inspired by the colors and the 
mixed media look. 

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Fun Time

 Photos of DH out sledding with grandkids Kaylee and Brady. This will go in her album. It was so funny this day as they kept bailing out because they were going so fast. (January 2015)

I used - 
Bo Bunny 'Altitude' & 'Woodland Winter' pp's
Little Yellow Bicycle Chipboard Alphas
American Crafts Glitter Alphas
Carta Bella Washi Tape, Stickers

Based on this March PageMap. I just added more photos. 

This is for the March 15th Challenge from Colorful Creations 
to create a monochromatic layout. 

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All Smiles

 Group photo of some of the great grandkids at MIL's 80th birthday, November 2014. 

Diggin' into my stash for this one! 

I used - 
Maggie Holmes 'Styleboard' pp's
Dear Lizzy Chipboard Arrow
Amy Tangerine Title Diecut
Evalicious Puffy Accents
My Mind's Eye Brads
Prima Flowers

Based on this March 13th Sketch from Stick It Down. 

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