Monthly Archives: July 2009

1 More Day


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Glittery Goodness

Another project done…oh how I love glitter

2 more days until reveal and you can see this guy and all of his friends in all their glory.


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Another sneak

Just a quickie(get your mind out of the gutter) to show off a couple of goodies you haven’t seen in my stuff yet.
I’ve finished ‘the required elements’, so I’ll have one more peek tomorrow or maybe I’ll keep you in suspense. The whole shebang ‘goes live’ on August 1, I can’t wait for you to see it and I can’t wait to see what goodness the rest of the DT has whipped up.

In other news, you no doubt have noticed the Back to School supplies at your local Target, it’s not too far off…13 work days before my school opens the doors to 2009-2010…who am I kidding even the weekends will be work days from here until mid September. I just have to remember to breathe and try not to cry in public. Savor the last bits of summer for me…


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Cleaning is a good thing, I was organizing my scraps last week and putting some pics away and came across these goodies…any chance of continued cleaning and organizing was out the window and instead my body found itself at the desk, when the mojo starts to roll, you’ve just got to go with it…I have the rest of my life to clean.

I think I may be the last scrapper on the planet to buy the Martha butterfly punch, I really don’t know why I resisted so long…

Supplies: Pretty much everything from the BG Wisteria collection, ribbon from god knows where? and the aforementioned Martha punches.

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Sneak Peeps…

Quick name your top five favorite scrappy manufactures…

Did you happen to name: American Crafts? Jenni Bowlin? Sassafrass? Crate Paper? Maya Road? Pink Paislee? Hambly? Prima? I bet you named at least a couple from this list which is why you’re going to love the August KGK kit…They’re ALL in there, yes there is a little treasure from each of these manufactures in that box of love…now you can understand why I held up traffic just a bit.

Here are some sneaks from my second layout, turned out a little different than my norm, but definitely some Christyn touches, can’t wait to show you the whole thing Aug. 1.

The xacto knife jumped into my hand…

and cried out for help from his buddy the bottle of glassy accents… Clue #2 this little guy peeps and has several friends from a couple of different manufactures.and the quickutz didn’t want to miss out on the party…

Can’t get enough sneaks, be sure to check out the main KGK blog and the other team members…great stuff, I can’t wait to see their layouts/projects.


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Late Night F.U.N

Stick of butter: .75 cents (or so, not really sure since I buy butter in large quantities @ Costco)

Visit w/xrays to Doggie Er to make sure wrapper from said butter is not stuck in dog’s throat: $256
Living 5 minutes away from said ER, happy healthy dog who throw-up said wrapper at ER and a restful sleep: Priceless.

And so it came to be after 2.5 hours we’re home, he’s asleep already and I’m trying to wind down from my second wind.

It took so long because there were a few other animals who weren’t quite as lucky as us tonight(although I think their ok too) and that’s something to be thankful for…the staff at the Animal ER are truly wonderful…even though it was really just an upset tummy(ok a VERY upset tummy) they treated me and Tanner with the same compassion and care. Lots to be said for that!


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Sneaky Peak Part 1

ooh, I got my first Kraft Girls kit in the mail today…I had it delivered to work so I knew it would get delivered, only downside…I wanted to leave and play and it was only 1pm so that wasn’t a choice(drat!). I snuck a couple of peaks in the office and a closer look on the way home (sorry to the drivers behind me @ the Holly light).

Finally, I got home and busted it all out and started to plan, I think some fun and a little different for me layouts are in store.

Here’s a couple of sneaks from my first layout… Clue #1 the kit includes some ‘elusive’ letters from a favorite company, in a favorite color, in a favorite ‘material’.

and flowers, you can never have enough flowers…especially whimsical ones.
Start saving your lunch money kids, you’re going to want this kit…


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