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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Saturday, March 18, 2017

I Love Right Now

Photo of DD Marla with her 2 kids Kaylee and Brady, Thanksgiving 2015.

I used -
Dear Lizzy 'Saturday' pp's, Diecuts
Amy Tangerine, Heidi Swapp Diecuts
Fancy Pants Puffy Hearts
Doodlebug Doily

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A Star is Born

 Photos of sweet DGD Lucy's ballet performance, May 2015.

I used - 
Photoplay 'Family Ties' pp's
Echo Park Dance Stickers
Doodlebug Doily, Brads
Fancy Pants Diecuts
Pink Paislee Sequins
Eyelet Outlet Brad 
Prima Flowers

Based on this February Sketch from The Studio Challenges. 

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Game Time!

 Photos of DGD Makaylee playing basketball with her 8th grade team, February 2016.

I used -
Doodlebug 'Slam Dunk' pp's, Stickers
American Crafts Basketball Paper, Foam Numbers
Studio Calico Wooden Veneers
Mambi Journal Card

Based on wonderful Sketch #269 by Sara 
from Sketches in Thyme. 

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Happy Family

 Photos of our family at MIL's 80th birthday celebration, November 2014.

I used -
Crate Paper 'Hello Love' pp's
Petaloo, The Paper Studio Flowers
Dear Lizzy Thickers, Jar Diecut
October Afternoon Mini Alphas
My Mind's Eye Enamel Shapes
Pink Paislee Journal Tag

Based on the March 1st Sketch from Stuck?! Sketches. 

This is also for the March 1st Color Combo Challenge  
at Colorful Creations. 

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Basketball Star

 Photos of DGD Sydney playing basketball, January 2015.

I used -
Doodlebug 'Slam Dunk' pp's
American Crafts Basketball Paper
Queen & Co. Washi Tape
Mambi Journal Card
Eyelet Outlet Brad

Based on this November Sketch from ScrapMuch. 

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

It's My Party!

 Photo of me with grandkids Brady and Kaylee on my birthday, November 2014.

I used -
Carta Bella 'It's A Celebration' pp's
October Afternoon, Am. Crafts Stickers
Simple Stories Enamel Dots
The Twinery Baker's Twine
My Mind's Eye Journal Tag
Jillibean Soup Party Tag

Based on Sketch #84 from The Memory Nest. 

This is also for the March 12th Challenge at Lasting Memories
to use numbers. I used the numbers printed paper. 

This is also catching up on the February Challenge 
at The Studio Challenges to scrap about 'me'.

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 Group photo of our family from Christmas 2016.

I used -
Bella Blvd. 'Illustrated Faith - Christmas' pp's, Diecuts
Crate Paper Watercolors
Doodlebug Mini Clip, Doily
Pink Paislee Sequins

Based on Sketch #268 from Sketches in Thyme. 

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Soccer Champ

 Photos of sweet granddaughter Lucy playing soccer, May 2015.

I used -
Doodlebug 'Goal' pp's, Stickers
MME, Simple Stories, Teresa Collins Enamel Shapes
Dear Lizzy Chipboard Accents
Scenic Route Journal Paper
Eyelet Outlet Soccer Brad
Karen Foster Stickers
ViewMaster Diecut from a friend*

Based on this wonderful PageMap.

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Soccer Star

 Photos of sweet grandson Marcus playing soccer, May 2015. 

I used - 
Doodlebug 'Goal' pp's, Stickers
Eyelet Outlet Soccer Brad
Reminisce Stickers
Baker's Twine

Based on this December PageMap.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Go Team!

 Photos of DGD Makaylee playing basketball with her 8th grade team, January 2016. 

I used - 
Doodlebug 'Slam Dunk' pp's, Stickers
Eyelet Outlet Basketball Brad
American Crafts Chip Thickers
Mambi Journal Card
Baker's Twine

Based on this February PageMap. 

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Photos of grandson Marcus playing basketball with his school team, December 2014. 

I used - 
Echo Park 'That's My Boy' pp's
Eyelet Outlet Basketball Brad
October Afternoon Numbers
Queen & Co. Washi Tape
The Paper Studio Stickers
Doodlebug Mini Clip

Thanks for Looking!