Showing posts from July, 2012

Winner of the Celebrate Freedom Blog Hop

Once again I want to thank everyone for taking time out of their busy day to hop with us. I really appreciate each and every comment and love hearing your ideas too! I'm excited to see some new followers and promise to visit you soon and return the favor!  Random.Org chose #11 out of 31 comments and the winner is........

Migdalia: Crafting with Creative M @
Have a great weekend everyone ~ See you again real soon!!

Celebrate Freedom Blog Hop Day 2/2

Welcome back for day 2 of this hop full of amazingly talented ladies! Since yesterday's post was a bit lengthy, I decided to spare you today and go for short and sweet!

Cricut Stand and Salute cartridge - cut at 4" using the Notecard feature key
 White cardstock edges inked with Stampabilities Cherry Red
I am not too proud to post my mistakes....even when I adhere the card upside down. Just goes to show I am human! Hope you can laugh at your mistakes as well :-)
Pierced random holes, added brads and the USA sticker. Love this piercing mat by the way...another great product!
Yes I know this angle is just horrible but I feel as though I am neglecting my oh so sweet hubby so I am trying to finish up here lol.
I took a piece of white carstock, folded in half and adhered with the repositionable tape to my Spellbinders die. I have wanted to try this for a while now and waa laaa! Worked just like it was supposed to! 
I used the USA die cuts shown in yesterday's post along with t…

Celebrate Freedom Blog Hop ~ Day 1/2

Hey ~ Thanks for stopping by today! Freedom is something I am so thankful for and I am so proud to be an American so I can't wait to see everyone's projects! 

Welcome to the Celebrate Freedom Blog Hop. This blog hop runs from July 1st through July 2nd. You will see some lovely projects having to do with celebrating freedom and the 4th of July theme and have a chance to win some blog candy along the way, including some grand prizes! In order to be eligible for the grand prizes you must leave a comment on every blog in the hop and become followers to all the ladies in the hop also.

I found this video of "America the Beautiful" on You Tube sung by Ray Charles and created by  .  I hope you will take a moment to watch, listen and remember those who serve our country to help maintain our freedom.
My husband and I recently visited Washington, DC and of the 2000 pictures I took, this one had the most impact for me. The …