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oh my another blog award lol May 30, 2009

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I received some awards!




wow i cant believe i got another award from Lisa and Heather. I’m going to faint lol.Thank you so much.

“This award is bestowed upon a fellow blogger whose blog content or design is, in the giver’s opinion, brilliant.” That’s easy enough!
The conditions of this award are:

I must thank the person who gave me the award, list their blog and link to it
I must list ten (10) honest things about myself
I must put a copy of The Honest Scrap Logo on my blog
I must select at least seven (7) other worthy bloggers & list their links
I must notify the bloggers of the award

10 Honest Things About Me ……. hum mmmm lets think here lol

1. I love my family dearly, wonderful hubby of 15 + years and a great son at home

2. cant live with starbucks cold frappichino[ i know i probably spelt it wrong lol],have to have paneras cafe mocha’s as much as possible

3. i just started selling stampin up and am tring to be patient and get customers lol
4. i am overweight 😦
5. love horror movies
6. enjoy reading
7. i am trustworthy and honest
8 . i feel guilty if i do the stupidest thing wrong so i always fess up lol
9. i love my sil Lisa to the fullest she is the best sil i could ever ask for
10.my best friend is vicky and i love her too hehehe
And my nominees for this award are:
okay now here is the hard part i really don’t know many people to give this award to and the people that i would send it to have already received it so the best i can say is on my left sidebar are some wonderful blogs that i love to visit and as i get more i will add them on. Please check them out as they are all wonderful people and make wonderful cards and other items.

Blog Award May 29, 2009

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I received this Lemonade Stand blog award from Patti and Heather. It’s an award for bloggers that show great attitude and gratitude. Patti and Heather are both wonderful people with hearts of gold and an excellent crafters!!!
 The rules for this award are:
*comment on this blog
*cut and paste the award logo and use it on your own blog
*nominate 5 to 10 blogs you feel show great attitude and gratitude
*link to your nominees within your blog post
*comment on their blogs to let them know they received the award
*link back to the person who gave you the award to show your appreciation
Thank you so much for selcting my blog , you both are so special.
The blogs I am nominating are:
 Please go to their blogs and check them out, you will find such inspiration and always a warm welcome.

flower card May 28, 2009

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products used: saw this in the pc mag so i made one

Stampin’ Up! congrats stamp set

Stampin’ Up! cardstock orchid opulence, whisper white

darcie- black cardstock

Stampin’ Up! scallop edge punch

paper studio brads

offray ribbon

picture perfect flower punch

purple black



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Products used:

Stampin’ Up! Darling dots hostess set and birthdays count Stampin’ Up! single stamp

Ink: Riding hood red, basic black

Stickles: red, black

Stampin’ Up! designer paper candy lane

circle cutter

Cardstock: riding hood red

lady bug


Golden Oldies

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Products used:

Stampin’ Up!

Golden oldies stamp set

blender pen

close to cocoa marker

black ink pad

circle cutter

candy lane designer paper

ribbon originals dress up riding hood red

riding hood red ink pad and cardstock

whisper white cardstock

if you are interested in purchasing this set or products please click on catalog to the left or http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/karenwalsh/  thank you

golden oldies


Card i received from Val May 27, 2009

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here is a card i received from Val for a blog thing we did in the past. if you would like to check out her blog for more wonderful creations here is her link http://valscraftroom.blogspot.com/

it was such a surprise to get these, i love the circle edging around the card and the shoe is fantastic, thanks so much val!!!



Pre Order the New Stampin’ Up! Catalog May 20, 2009

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The new 2009/2010 idea book & catalog will be available around July 1st. And the best part of this is the catalog is good for a YEAR!

Pre-order your new catalog today! Only $10 priority shipping included

You will receive $5 credit on your 1st order you place with the new catalog through me.

you may paypal me at kawslw2@yahoo.com , money order or check [ email me for my address]

Thank You,



And don’t forget to get in the Stamp Club that starts with the new catalog in July, sign up today and be sure to get your free hostess rewards. Stamp Club members will receive a free catalog!!!!