Friday, December 28, 2012

All About Penguins


BLOG HOPS 

Come by and join in the blog hop fun!

Sunday, December 9, 2012

Christmas Blog Hop

Welcome to the Christmas Blog Hop. We have a fantastic group of ladies who made wonderful projects to share with you. If you would like to start at the beginning, please click here:   thebloghopprincess.blogspot.com  A big THANK YOU to Ashley for putting this hop together! :) If you came her from An'Jenic Blog you are in the right spot.

I love the Holiday Season and most of all I love making homemade gifts. Here is what I made for today's hop....
Recipe:
Cricut Jolly Holidays (Elfs), Cameo (Tree), Martha Stewart punch (garland), peachykeen stamps, misc flower punch, misc color cardstock, Stickles and chalk. Frame from Michaels store.

There is some wonderful blog candy offered in today's hop. Please visit Ashley's Blog for details.

Wishing everyone a Blessed and Happy Holidays!!!!!

Happy Crafting....
Sandy

Thanks for stopping by my blog..... next please hop on over to my crafty friend Sam's Blog.

Here is the entire Line-up in case you need it.



Sunday, December 2, 2012

Monday, November 5, 2012

Teddy Bear Parade Blog Hop - DAY 3

Good Morning Everyone!

Welcome to our 3-day hop showcasing, you guessed it, bears!  Well, Teddy Bears to be precise.  Teddy Bears from Cricut's Teddy Bear Parade!

"A Teddy bear is a faithful friend
You can pick him up at either end.
His fur is the colour of breakfast toast,
And he's always there when you need him most." 

We hope you will be inspired by our teddy bear creations.  As you hop along from blog to blog, you may see some blog candy being offered.  Please follow the blogger's instructions to enter and be eligible to win.
  
If you just happened on my blog, please start at the beginning of our hop with Lucy of Love 2 Create (http://love2createitall.com) 

If you came here from  SARAH'S BLOG, you're in the right place! 

For my project I made the Turkey Teddy Bear using felt. I have always like creating home decor with felt. Here is my Lil Turkey Bear:


 Recipe: Teddy Bear Cricut Cart- Turkey Bear, cut at 6 inch, embroidery thread, stuffing, buttons.

Thanks for stopping by. The next stop on your Teddy Bear trail is RACHELLE.  

Here's the entire lineup in case you get lost along the way or if you would like to start back with day 1-2:

DAY 3: Monday, November 5th
2. Crazyabout Cricut ~ http://crazyaboutcricut.blogspot.com/

Past 2 days
DAY 1: Saturday, November 3rd
5. Tara Barnes Bruening ~ http://www.craftindesertdivas.blogspot.com/ 

DAY 2: Sunday, November 4th
10. Julie (Cricut Chick) - http://www.cricutchick.com



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Saturday, October 27, 2012

PAM'S SPOOKTACULAR 40TH BIRTHDAY BLOG HOP

Come by Hop on 10/27 and 10/28
What is more fun than a birthday? Spooktacular projects made by amazing friends! We are hopping for 2 days sharing 40 Spooktacular projects to celebrate Pam of MzLavr2's Creations turning 40! HAPPY 40TH BIRTHDAY PAM LAVERTU!!!!!!!!!!!  If you have arrived from  Pam Lash you are right on track! If you missed the beginning you will want to head over to the Birthday Girl's blog click here:   Pam Lavertu!  Not only are we sharing fun Halloween projects, we have a lot of fabulous goodies for our trick or treaters! Our Sponsors are: Jen over at Girl Boy Girl designs is giving a full digital kit to one luck winner! Please go like and comment on her Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pages/Girl-Boy-Girl-Designs-by-Jen-Balding/113186302038084?fref=ts and let her know you stopped by from Pam's Spooktacular 40th Birthday hop! You can find her stuff at http://www.thedigichick.com/shop/Girl-Boy-Girl-Designs/ Pam is on her Creative Team Scrapbook Stamp Society is handing out 3 digi stamps to one lucky trick or treater! I know we are all so excited! Best part is you win digi stamps so there is no shipping!
Little Scraps of Heaven Designs is giving one lucky trick or treater their Ghouls Night Out paper piecing pattern set: http://www.littlescrapsofheavendesigns.com  Ghouls Night Out
 Erica's Room is giving one trick or treater a Cricut Cartridge! http://www.shop.ericascraftroom.com/
There is an overall grand prize sponsored by Lisa from Scrapping with Lisa Designs. It is $20 in free Halloween files! http://www.scrappingwithlisadesigns.com https://www.facebook.com/pages/Scrapping-With-Lisa-Designs/130882060268842?fref=tshttp://handmadewithlove-lisa.blogspot.com/ Lisa is asking that you become a follower of each blog along the hop as well as her design team blog http://scrappingwithlisadesignsdt.blogspot.com/ In order to qualify for the goodies we have listed, please Comment “Trick or Treat” and let each of us know what you love the most about our projects on every blog while trick or treating! 
Here is my SpOOkTacUlaR project:


I love to recycle (star bucks coffee bottle).  I used the Teddy Bear parade cart,  martha stewart punch and miscellaneous paper, white pen, ribbon and stickles.
 
 Thank you for checking out my project! The next house on the street is Robin - ROBIN !!!  Please be sure to stop back tomorrow for day 2.
Here is the line up just in case you get lost while Trick or Treating!!!!!!
  1. Pam Lavertu - http://mzlavr2.blogspot.com/
  2. Jennifer F. - http://wunderscreations.blogspot.com
  3. CallyAnn - http://callyanncraftycreations.blogspot.com/
  4. Lisa P - http://handmadewithlove-lisa.blogspot.com/
  5. Pam Lash - http://lovebugcreations3.blogspot.com/
  6. Sandy S. - http://simplycraftycreationsbysandys.blogspot.com  (YOU ARE HERE)
  7. Robin - http://scrapandchat.blogspot.com/
  8. Susanne A.- http://handmade-tear.blogspot.com/
  9. Ashley - http://thebloghopprincess.blogspot.com
  10. Kris Parsons - http://scrappinbykris.blogspot.com
  11. Miranda - http://www.nanasscrapspot.com/
  12. Wanda (Deezy) - http://www.deezydoesiteezy.blogspot.com/
  13. Tammy B - http://anonymouscricuter.blogspot.ca/
  14. Vanessa T - http://wwwpaperkraftsunlimiteddesings.blogspot.com
  15. jennifer w. http://cluelesscrafter-jennifer.blogspot.com/
  16. Amber http://pixiperfectcreations.blogspot.com/
  17. Nicole Elliott - http://teachdanz.blogspot.com/
  18. Amy T - http://thebestofme-amy.blogspot.ca/
  19. Lori - http://scrappinmystressaway.blogspot.com/
  20. Jessi http://mylifeinartsncrafts.blogspot.com

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Teddy Bear Parade Blog Hog

MY PROJECT FOR THE HOP WILL BE POSTED ON NOVEMBER 5TH.  PLEASE COME ONE BY!


Thursday, September 20, 2012

Brighton's Birthday Blog Hop

Preview

Welcome to a very special celebration for a very special little boy. Brighton is a sweet little boy who has had a rough start to his life. The doctors believe Brighton has a rare metabollic disease called mitochondrial disease.
Mitochondrial disease is an energy depleting disease. You can read more about Mitochondrial disease at Http://www.umdf.org or http://www.mitoaction.org.

Brighton has made it to his 2nd birthday, despite all the challenges that he has faced this year. So we are all gathering to celebrate and cheer.
Today several talented crafty friends have decided to jon me in this celebration!
If you started came from (blog before you) then you are in the right place. If not please go back to the beginning at Shawnee's blog and be sure to see all the amazing projects.
 We have some great sponsors for this hop they include:
                                   
A $20 GC to KaDoodle Bug Designs www.kadoodlebugdesigns.com
(GC is for regular priced items, not sale prices)

A dust cover for a Silhouette Cameo from Wunder's Creations

This adorable Mini Album Kit from www.honeybearzdesigns.com
                            

An adorable Stamp Set from Mary at CardzTV Stamps (http://www.cardztvstamps.blogspot.com/)

Requirements to enter  
Leave a comment on each blog
Follow each sponsor on FB (if you don't do fb let us know)
Leave a comment on Shawnee's blog with your birthday wish for Brighton

MY PROJECT

Here is a Birthday card I made in honor the Birthday Boy. I am sure he will smile when he sees it. All kids love Tigger and adults do too!

Recipe:  Cricut Pooh and Friend cartridge (tigger and party hat), Cricut Old West cartridge (Wood and letters), Create a Critter Cartridge (Sun), Misc. cardstock, black chalk (log), black stamp pad and ant stamp (log), 
black/white twine and red stickles (party hat), 
PeachyKeen face stamp, white pen, peach  colored chalk for cheeks (sun)



Now you are onto your next party stop  LISA'S BLOG !!

Thanks so much for joining us!

Here is the line-up just in case you need it.

Monday, September 3, 2012

Cricut Teddy Bear Parade

I just got this cart and I have to say........  I LOVE IT!!!!! The bears are super cute.  I made 12 bears this weekend and hope to get busy making more.  Here are the ones I made.






Saturday, August 18, 2012

Jamie's Birthday Blog Hop

Welcome to Jamie's Birthday Blog Hop. We have a fantastic group of ladies who made wonderful projects to share with you. If you would like to start at the beginning, please click here:   http://www.jamielindstromdesigns.com/
A big shout out to Jaime..... HAPPY BIRTHDAY and also a big THANK YOU for putting this hop together! :)

For this hop I made a couple of Birthday cards for my nieces.


Recipe: Birthday Bash Cricut cartridge, misc patterned paper, misc color cardstock, stickles, chalk, CTMH "Happy Birthday" stamp, and rhinestones.

Recipe:  Disney Mickey Cartridge, misc. color cardstock and a white pen.  This card is super easy to make.

Blog Candy: http://www.scraptasticalkreations.com/ is sponsoring this hop and will be giving away $15.00 towards anything in their shop. Please leave a comment on all the blogs as you hop along for a chance to win and stop by Scraptastical Kreations and say hello.



I also have blog candy to offer. I will be giving away the following clear stamp set once my blog reaches 500 followers. Please leave a comment and a way to get a hold of you. Good luck and Happy Crafting!
Thanks for stopping by my blog..... next please hop on over to my crafty friend NANCY.

Here is the entire Line-up in case you need it.

Monday, August 13, 2012

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Paper Wreaths and Home Decor Blog Hop

Minced Paper

Welcome to our Paper Wreaths and Home Decor Blog Hop. We have a fantastic group of ladies who made wonderful projects to share with you. If you would like to start at the beginning, please click here:   http://mincedpaper.blogspot.com/ A big THANK YOU to Laurie for putting this hop together! :)


For this hop I made Home Decor for my nieces bedrooms. They are both big Disney fans and just love their personalized Disney frames.



Recipe:
Cricut Disney Princesses Cartridges, misc color cardstock, Stickles and chalk. Frames from Michaels store.


BLOG CANDY: MAKE SURE AND LEAVE A COMMENT ON EACH BLOG AND FOLLOW AS WELL FOR A CHANCE TO WIN THE BLOG CANDY OFFERED BY LAURIE.

I also have blog candy to offer. I will be giving away the following clear stamp set once my blog reaches 500 followers. Good luck and Happy Crafting!



Thanks for stopping by my blog..... next please hop on over to my crafty friend ASHLEY.

Here is the entire Line-up in case you need it.



  • Thursday, July 19, 2012

    Tuesday, July 10, 2012

    Tigger Get Well Card

    Get Well Card.




    Friday, April 20, 2012

    Minced Paper
    Welcome to our Party Decor Blog Hop. We have a fantastic group of ladies who love to make party decorations and we are excited to share our projects with you today! If you just happened to find my blog, thank-you so much. However, so you don't miss awesome projects or the chance to win blog candy, you will want to start at the beginning at http://mincedpaper.blogspot.com.

    I made this diaper cake as part of the decor that will be used for a Baby Shower that we will be having for a teacher at the school I work at. Once the baby is here this cake will be put to good use!!!!


    Recipe:
    Cricut cartridges used: Baby Steps (baby) and Create a Critter (butterfly).
    Solid cardstock: Skin-tone, purple, pink, lt pink, brown and green.
    Misc. items: Diapers size 1, Ribbon, Chalk, flower punch (flower on shirt)
    Stickles, chalk and flower embellishment.


    BLOG CANDY:

    BLOG CANDY is a $20 gift card to Michaels.

    To win, all you have to do is comment on each of the designer's blogs. Following everyone's blog isn't required but we sure do appreciate it when someone new follows our blogs. The winner will be announced on http://mincedpaper.blogspot.com on April 27th.


    Thanks for stopping by my blog..... next please hop on over to my crafty friend GLORIA.

    Here is the entire Line-up in case you need it.