22 April 2009

~ spring is here ~

whohoo! nothing like the spring flowers starting to bloom ~ the sun shining and a whole lot of fresh air. yep ~ that's what i've been doing ~ gettin outside ~ breathin in some sunshine ~ planting flowers and doing lots of yard work. i just love gettin my hands in that dirt and playing. so with that said ~ i got in the scrappy spring mode and did up some spring cards. the stamps are from *layers of color. i love that lil snail..isn't he the cutest! the teenie tiny teaser cards measure 1.5 x 3.5 in. cute eh! the layout is of our new friends 'doug and darlene'. we were invited to have a weiner roast at their home a lil while ago. awesome peeps. we had a wonderful time ~ laughing and just enjoying spending time together. well ~ i'm off to load up the trailer today. dh and i are planning a lil mini trip on the island here to one of our local rv sites. yep, it'll be so nice to get out and sit around the campfire, roast some marshmellows, and just enjoy nature. hope all you chickies have a scrappy happy week.
updated to add: a pic of my dh! yep..we arrived at our site today. and wow ~ gorgeous place! that's him takin a lil rest by the river.

10 April 2009

~ sisterhoodBS28 ~

happy easter everyone! hope everyone has a scrappy happy weekend and ya get to spend some extra time with your family ~ i certainly am.
well ~ i came across SBS (Sisterhood of Blogging Stampers) this morning ~ and decided to take the plunge and join. can't wait to meet my sisters and get chattin it up. whohoo! and see more inspirtation ~ can't beat that. so ~ i'm supposed to chat it up about myself a lil to give an introdution. ok..so..here it goes. i've been scrappin happy for a lil over 3 years now ~ yep..totally addicted. i'm married to my best friend monte ~ have 2 wonderful dds ~ 2 gks and one great sil! yep..and even have my lil puppy *mojo* and a cat named *mecco*. i live here on vancouver island ~ in beautiful bc canada. i love pullin out my goodies ~ and get playing and creating. i scrap anything from cards to los to acts...to altered art. i love steppin out of my box ~ just as long as i can keep that scrappy happy mojo flowing i'll try anything. i love snappin pics ~ and playing with photo editing. i'm so looking forward to seeing everyones creations and getting to know you all. so ~ with that said ~ here's a few scrappy happy goodies i've created. the first lo is of our youngest dd melody jr. yep, i got scrappin happy here with lots of handcutting, stampin ~ and just plain ol having some scrappy happy mojo fun. the stamps are from ~ Layers of Color ~ . gotta love those birdies and flowers. aren't they just scrumptious. the title reads: *each flower is a soul opening out 2 nature* and that's a lil easter basket and card i created. i'm planning on giving it to a friend tomorrow. she's a real sweetheart and has been a great help to our family this past two years. yep, gotta get out and get a nice bouquet of flowers to add. the last lo i created using LOC stamps, too. i took that pic while on a trip to the mainland. i wuv sensets and the serenity. can't help but enjoy the beauty.
i also want to say a SPECIAL thankx to all the ladies at TYI. i just found out today that the blog will be closing. the dt and everyone has been such a wonderful inspiration and i will totally miss the challenges each week. i wish everyone all the best in their endeavors. hugs to you all.
well ~ that's it for my scrappy happy goodies today. hope you all have a fabulous weekend and get lots of scappy happy time in!