Saturday, November 18, 2017

Go Eagles

Our little athlete Makaylee, who plays sports year-around has decided to try something different this Winter. She's going to cheer for the basketball team. Cheering is something she hasn't done since she was little. She's having fun with it and their first game is in December. This was taken Nov. 9 and she's pictured on the right side in the middle.

I used -
Doodlebug 'Slam Dunk' pp's, Stickers, Sequins
American Crafts Letterman Thickers
Basic Grey Arrow Paper
Simple Stories Journal Card

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Summer Fun

 Photos of grandson Brady enjoying 'kids day' at the park, August 2016.

I used -
Pink Paislee 'Turn the Page' pp's, Chipboard Alphas
Elle's Studio Journal Tag
Fancy Pants Diecuts
Photoplay Stickers
Doodlebug Doily

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

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Be Brave

 Catching up on these photos of sweet little grandson Marcus when he had a basketball accident. Had to have stitches in his forehead and there's still a scar. Also broke his arm in a couple places. Thankfully his arm healed correctly. (January 2016)

I used -
Pink Paislee 'Turn the Page' pp's
Simple Stories 'Posh' pp's, Chipboard Arrow, Enamel Dots
Elle's Studio Journal Tags
Crate Paper Title Diecut
Jolee's Dr. Accents

Catching up on the October 1st sketch from 
Let's Get Sketchy.

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Friday, November 17, 2017

Wild Child

Photo of all 6 of my sweet grandsons. It's really hard to get any photo of them altogether as the youngest 2 usually run off like the youngest here is trying to get down. (October 2016)

I used -
Jillibean Soup 'Mushroom Medley' pp's
Carta Bella Chipboard Accents
American Crafts Chipboard Title
Elle's Studio Journal Tag

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One Fine Day

Photo of some of my grandkids enjoying the lazy river at our local pool, June 2016.

I used -
Simple Stories 'Summer Days' pp's
Doodlebug Alphas, Sequins
Photoplay Stickers
Fancy Pants Diecut
Prima Enamel Dots

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 Photo of DH and I, Christmas Dinner Dance 2016.

I used -
Photoplay 'Mad For Plaid' pp's
Echo Park Chipboard Accents
American Crafts Foam Thickers
Kaisercraft Journal Tag
Doodlebug Doily
Prima Flowers

Catching up on this October 1st sketch that 
Rochelle Spears posted on her Blog.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

December Story

 Photos of sweet granddaughter Sydney opening her Christmas gifts, Christmas 2016.

I used -
Pinkfresh Studios 'Christmas Wishes' Acrylic Stars
Pinkfresh Studios 'Oh Joy' Clear Accents
CE String of Lights Stamp
ACOT, Tim Holtz Markers

Catching up on this October Sketch from 
Let's Get Sketchy. 

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Blessed and Thankful

 Photo of my sweet grandkids on Thanksgiving 2015.

I used -
Carta Bella 'Autumn, Hello Fall' pp's, Chipboard Accents
Eyelet Outlet Enamel Dots
Evalicious Wooden Veneers
Photoplay Stickers 

This is for Challenge LM #370 from Lasting Memories based on...
Recipe #3: 1 large photo (6x8), 3 patterned papers, a pinch of wood veneer, a dash of chipboard pieces, and sprinkle with enamel dots.

Based on this older sketch by Scrapbook Challenges. 

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Catching up on photos of grandkids Marcus, Kellan, and Lucy dressed for Breast Cancer Awareness Day, October 2016.

I used -
Bo Bunny 'Petal Lane' pp's, Flourish Bling
Eyelet Outlet, MME, Teresa Collins Enamel Dots
EK Success Foam Dots
KaiserCraft Diecuts
Doodlebug Doily

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

'Twas the Night Before Christmas

 Photos of a couple of our Christmas trees, Dec. 2015.

I used -
Echo Park 'A Perfect Christmas' pp's, Chipboard Stickers
American Crafts Journal Tag
Pink Paislee Sequins

Catching up on this September Sketch from the
Citrus Twist blog. 

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Good Times

 Photos of my grandsons at a birthday party, October 2016.

I used -
Photoplay 'Family Ties' pp's
American Crafts Chipboard Thickers
Pink Paislee Journal Tag
Neat & Tangled Sequins
Doodlebug Mini Clip
Evalicious Flair Pin

This is for Challenge #288 at Use Your Stuff
using 5+ patterned papers. 

Also catching up on this October 23rd Sketch from
Use Your Stuff.

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Sparkle & Shine

Photo of sweet little DGD Lucy playing with 'Snapchat'. 
(September 2017)

I used -
American Crafts Shimelle 'Glitter Girl' pp's, Foam Thickers
Heidi Swapp Diecuts, 'shine' Word
Pink Paislee Journal Tag

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Monday, November 13, 2017

Bat Girl

Photos of some of the grandkids trick or treating, October 2016. Lucy was batgirl and this will go in her album.

I used -
Doodlebug 'Boos & Brews' pp's, Diecuts, Doily, Alphas
Eyelet Outlet, Pinkfresh Enamel Dots
Simple Stories Chipboard Accents
Fancy Pants Journal Tag

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 Group photo of our family, Christmas 2016.

I used -
Authentique 'Colorful Christmas' pp's
Crate Paper Chipboard Accents
My Mind's Eye Journal Tag
Bo Bunny Doily
Prima Flowers

Based on this wonderful sketch by Laura Whitaker. 

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Christmas Cheer

 Photos of sweet grandson Nate opening his gifts, Christmas 2016.

I used -
American Crafts ' All Wrapped Up' pp's
My Mind's Eye Journal Tag
Crate Paper Labels, Diecuts
Pink Paislee Sequins
Baker's Twine
Vellum Paper

This is for Challenge LM #369 from Lasting Memories based on 
Recipe #2... Twine, Sequins, Labels, Diecuts, Solid Cardstock, Vellum (green).

Based on Sketch #300 from Sketches in Thyme. 

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Sunday, November 12, 2017

Feeling Thankful

 Fall photo of sweet grandkids Marcus, Lucy, and Kellan. (November 2016)

I used -
Carta Bella 'Autumn' pp's, Stickers
Photoplay 'Rhapsody' Woodgrain Background
Elle's Studio Journal Tag

This is for the November Rewind Sketch from 
GrandDiva's Blog based on this sketch. 

This is also for the November Word Art Challenge  
at Rochelle Spear's Blog. I was inspired by the Fall Theme and words, the color combo, colorful leaves. 

This is also for the November 'Thankful' Challenge
at Colorful Creations. 

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Cool Kid

 Photos of sweet little grandson Kellan relaxing in this swing by the river, October 2016.

I used -
Fancy Pants 'Good Fellows' pp's
American Crafts Chipboard Elements
Studio Calico Wooden Hexagons
Pink Paislee Star Sequins, Tickets

Based on September Sketch #294 from
Sketches in Thyme. 

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Boo To You!

 Photos of grandkids Lucy, Marcus, and Kellan ready to trick or treat, October 2017.

I used
Bella Blvd. 'Spooktacular' pp's
Simple Stories Chipboard Accents, Enamel Dots
Mambi Journal Card

Based on this older PageMap. 

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Saturday, November 11, 2017

2 of Us!

 Photo of grandson Brady with his little cousin Travis, September 2017.

I used -
Echo Park 'Scoot' pp's
American Crafts Chipboard Thickers
Pinkfresh Studios Puffy Accents
Carta Bella Chipboard Accents
Elle's Studio Journal Tag

from The Memory Nest based on this sketch. 

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Surf Sand Sun

 Photos of the gorgeous beach at Aruba on our April 2016 Cruise.

I used -
Pink Paislee 'Summer Lights' pp's, Chipboard Accents, Diecuts

Based on the October 8th Sketch from
Citrus Twist. 

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Soccer Star

 Photo of grandson Marcus posing for soccer, May 2017.

I used -
Doodlebug 'Goal' pp's, Stickers
Studio Calico Wooden Veneers
Eyelet Outlet Soccer Brad
Elle's Studio Journal Tag

Based on the November 5th Sketch 
from Citrus Twist. 

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Monday, November 6, 2017

Touring the Ship

 Photos of DH and I touring the Royal Princess Ship, April 2016.

I used -
Authentique 'Seafarer' pp's, Stickers
Doodlebug Alpha Stickers, Brads
Prima Chevron Bling, Flowers

This is based on Sketch #140 from Sketch N Scrap. 

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Happy Halloween Carving

 Photos of sweet granddaughter Lucy carving her pumpkin, October 2017.

I used -
Doodlebug 'Boos & Brews' pp's, Diecuts
Tim Holtz Bubble Wrap Stencil
Heidi Swapp Texture Paste
American Crafts Flair Pins
My Mind's Eye Washi Tape

Based on this older sketch by Inspired Blueprints. 

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 Photo of DD Michelle and her kids Lucy, Marcus, and Kellan on Mother's Day 2017.

I used -
My Mind's Eye 'Blush' pp's, Stickers
Simple Stories Enamel Dots

This was for a scraplift challenge at A Cherry on Top and I pretty much cased this gorgeous layout by Chris. 

It's also based on Sketch #299 from Sketches in Thyme. 

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Saturday, November 4, 2017

Tis the Season

 Photos of youngest sweet grandson Travis opening his gifts, Christmas 2016.

I used -
Echo Park 'A Perfect Christmas' pp's, Chipboard Accents, Acrylic Title
American Crafts Washi Tape, Journal Tag
Pink Paislee Tree Clip

at Scrap Our Stash. I used the first vertical row...
Plaid Print, 3 Word Title, Echo Park. 

This is also based on The Scraproom Freaky Fast Formula below.

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Love You

Photo of youngest sweet granddaughter Lucy ready for her first Homecoming School Dance, October 2017.

I used -
Crate Paper 'Heart Day' pp's
American Crafts Puffy Accents
KaiserCraft Chevron Stamp

This is for Recipe Challenge LM#368 from
Lasting Memories Blog using this recipe...
              3 Patterned Papers
                      Background Stamping (chevron stamp)
                      A Punched Shape (chevron-upper left)
                      Puffy Stickers (Words and Other accents)
               My Handwriting

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Photos of sweet little grandson Kellan carving his pumpkin, October 2017.

I used -
Doodlebug 'Boo & Brews' pp's, Diecuts, Sequins
Mambi Journal Card

at Scrap the Boys Blog. 

This is also based on the November Single Page Sketch
from Stick it Down Blog. 

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