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Clean and Simple Butterflies

You know what’s awesomely un-awesome about living near to downtown?  The noisy drunken people and/or crazies that we can hear in the middle of the night.  Decidedly un-awesome. Last night sounded like a bit of a yelling match to see … Continue reading

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Clean and Simple Thank You, and some news!

It’s back to school time around these parts (and theoretically, back to work for me).  There usually isn’t a lot of on-call work at the beginning of the school year though, so I got to make some cards.  I even … Continue reading

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CAS Sweet Wishes Butterfly

Oy.. I really need to learn to use a camera.. and perhaps get a better one than my point-and-click version.  The sun was shining, but my poor camera couldn’t handle the bright white background.  Suggestions, anyone?  I just can’t capture … Continue reading

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Clean and Simple polka dots

Hi again! Today I’ve got to rush off to play a hockey game.  I have very few goals for hockey.  #1 is to not get hurt.  #2 is to have fun.  That’s it!  I usually manage to achieve both goals. … Continue reading

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Clean and Simple Snowflakes

Heyya! Today I decided to make a Christmas card; notice a trend?  This one’s for the latest sketch challenge over at Clean and Simple Stamping.  See their sketch below.  I also added some scallops for Glenda’s Random Amusing Challenge 92. … Continue reading

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A day of Crafty Goodness

Hi again.  I really do exist, I promise. The other weekend I got to spend a full day with other like-minded ladies, making pretty things with paper and ink.  What a whirlwind of a day! Our first challenge was to … Continue reading

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A sketchy Hallowe’en

  After a long and stressful week of family illness, I needed some time to myself.  Time to relax, decompress, do some cooking and some crafting.  Hey, can I just do that every day? I wanted to make a Halloween … Continue reading

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Unscripted little Something

Hiya lovelies, Have I mentioned I love you?  You read my blog; you look at my pictures; you keep coming back.  That warrants love in my books.  So here’s a card for ya. Butterflies!  OK, my picture taking skills have … Continue reading

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Just Add Pink and Purple

Hi there, Well, it’s back to school time here on the Canadian west coast.  It’s always felt like the true “new year” to me.. even when I wasn’t a teacher.  That said, this year has been a bit odd for … Continue reading

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Unscripted Butterflies: 69

Hi there, Today’s sweet butterfly card is just what I needed to cling to what’s left of my summer.  Back to school/work for me in just over a week! I get all giddy and girly when I play with vintage … Continue reading

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CAS Cupcake

Hey there! A card? Say what? I have a paper crafting blog and I actually made a card?!? It was bound to happen at some point ;-) I was given the sweetest clear set of cupcakes for my birthday, and … Continue reading

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Hugs to you!

Hiya! Ummmm.. apologies for no cards in the last forever?  Yes, I do think I’ve fallen off that wagon a bit.  I’m trying to scramble back on; have no fear! Today’s card is a mostly digital one that I made … Continue reading

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Unscripted windows

Hello again! Today I had some time to participate in challenge 98 over at Clean and Simple Stamping.  The sketch was a lovely little window frame type of thing. I had just printed off some digital papers from Design House … Continue reading

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Stampin’ Up! and a sketch Challenge

Hi there, It’s been a while since I posted a card.  I’ve been preoccupied with thoughts of school, friends, sewing, and joining Stampin’ Up! as a demonstrator.  That’s right, I’m now officially a demonstrator!  I haven’t received my starter kit … Continue reading

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Patterned Thank you set

Hey there!  I’m not dead, I promise!  I’ve just been out of the house a whole heck of a lot (and am finally feeling better)!  I started this set of cards, knowing exactly what I wanted to do, on Thursday.  … Continue reading

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