Friday, December 9, 2011

Some Christmas cards

Here are a few Christmas cards I made this week.

I always forget how great Joys of the Season cart is. Some really cute images.

All sayings are from Pink by Design's stamps.


Have a wonderful day!

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Page 3

Thanks for looking, Have a great day!!!

Be back tomorrow w/ some xmas cards.

Page 2 lol

This is a Beggahuna sketch I just fell in love w/ and will use again for sure!!

Just a few more to go, so see you in the next post. lol

Finally!!!! Heavy pics

Finally I uploaded the pics of the scrapbook pages I did for my grandmothers 100th birthday album. Sorry this is so long, I cut it down to my 14 favorites. The album had 32 LOs in it.

Ok blogger wont let me upload any more so will show the rest in another post.

Sunday, November 27, 2011

I've been PUBLISHED!!!!!!

Yay!!! I was published in the Cricut Holidays edition of Cricut Magizine!!

I made this wreath awhile ago and I love how it turned out.
Thanks for sticking with me while I've been away, I'm trying to get back in the swing of things.

I promise to be back soon with more fun things I've made.

Have a wonderful day!!!

Monday, October 3, 2011


Hi all,
Sorry I've been MIA for so long. My grandma's 100th birthday was last Saturday, I was making her a scrapbook of her life and family. She loved it!!! Yay!! I will be posting some of the LO's soon.
Have a great day!!!

Thursday, August 4, 2011

SOUS Challenge

This challenge was another great sketch from Nanne. Whitch I forgot to download, AGAIN!!

I used Celebrations and Hello Kitty Font Paper is DCWV. Buttons from my stash.

Have a great day!!

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

PKS Let's Face it Friday's challenge

The challenge is to use a pun.

I used Create a Critter and paisley embossing folder. The face is PKS Critter faces. Paper is Papertrey Ink and Recollections.

Thank EWE for dropping by

Cricut 360 Challenge

The challenge this week was... Outdoors.

I used lifes a beach, Paper doll Dress up and some circle punches, the stamp is MPS. I swirled the clouds on w/ some white chalk ink and inked all the edges w/ brown ink. all paper is from scraps. YAY!! lol

I like how it turned out.

Have a great day!!!!

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Cricut Cardz Challenge


Monogram card

I made my card w/ a Spellbinders die, Elegant edges and Wall Decore and More. All paper is Papertrey Ink and swiss Dots embossing folder.

Have a great day!!!!

Sunday, July 24, 2011

PKS Challenge

Once again, I forgot to save the sketch. Oh well. Heres my card, made w/ Mothers day bouquet

Saturday, July 16, 2011

BBTB2 Challenge

The challenge was to use the mittens from Joys of the Season. I also used the penguin from this cart. paper is from Papertrey Ink and DCWV. I embossed w/ the large snowflake folder on DCWV Shimmer paper and then sanded it. The face stamp is PKS Happy Lashes.

Have a great day!!!!

PKS Let's Face it Friday

T challenge this time was to use patterned paper and PKS faces. I used Everyday character faces and Preserves cartridge. paper is DCWV and Papertrey Ink.

SOUS Challenge

Nanne created the sketch for this challenge, and I LOVE it!!!! Here it is.....

The pic is me at 3. I used Accent Essentionals for the circle and the swirls, Hannah Montana for the butterflies and Storybook for the letters. MS border punch, my I Rock, paper is Reccollections and K&Co. Flower was in a grab bag.

Have a great Sunday!!

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Throwback Thursdays

The challenge this time was to use either Wild Card or Just Because Cards. I used JBC. All paper is Papertrey Ink and K&Co. And some stickles. I embossed it w/ the oriental flowers folder. The stamp is from Emmas You Had me at Chocolate set. I tried to double stamp it to create a shadow, but it just came out bad. Oh well , live and learn.

Thanks for coming by, Have a wonderful day!!!

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Cricut 360 Challenge

The challenge was to make a Thank You card in the shape of a circle.

I used the oval card from Wild Card, and stretched it into a circle. The lable is from Elegant Edges, the stamps are from the $1 bin at Micheals and Stickles.

Have a great day!!!

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

SOUS Challenge

This was a fun sketch to follow!!!

This is my 3 year old, winking for the first time.

I used...

Cindy Loo


Mother's Day Bouquet

Plantin Schoolbook

A Childs Year

white gel pen


Throwback Thursday

This time Emma gave us a sketch to follow (sorry I didn't save it) And NO Cricut!! AHHHHH!!!


I used Peachy Keen Faceless Fruit, Dolly Dumplings faces and Emma's stamps, You had me at Chocolate. I colored the strawberry w/ my Prismacolor pencils. The border punch is MS, the leaves are from my stash. All paper is Papertrey Ink.

Thanks for dropping by!!

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

I made this card for my wonderful husband!!
I used the Lite cart, Celebrate with Flourish, Stickles, Sakura white gel pen and paper is from Papertrey Ink and Paper Studio.

Throwback Thursday's
Cricut Cardz Challenge

Have a Great Day!!!

Monday, June 6, 2011

Chillin' hop WINNER!!!!

The winner of the Chillin' blog hop is..........................................................................................................................................................

Lillian Child!!!!!!!!!!!!

Congrats Lillian, you have 5 days to email me w/ your address. reissfam10 at aol dot com

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Chillin' Bug Hop

Welcome to BugBites first ever Bug Hop, Grillin’ & Chillin’ Bug Hop!

To celebrate the beginning of summer, Barb over at BugBites is hosting two consecutive weekends of Bug Hops.

This weekend it is all about the Chillin’, June 4-6.

If you've come from visiting Bryne you're in the right place! If you've just happened across my blog and would like to play along with our Grillin’ & Chillin’ Bug Hop, click HERE  to start from the beginning.

Each designer along the bug trail is featuring a project based on the Grillin’ & Chillin’ theme. What’s more exciting is you can participate too by creating a project and linking it up over at BugBites for a chance to win a Big Prize.
But, there’s a twist. Your project must included at least one Cricut cut and at least one of the critters that have been hidden within some of the bug stop blogs. Be sure to visit all the bug stops to find all your critter choices.

While you are looking for the critters, be sure to check out the blog candy that each designer has to offer you. You don't want to miss out on any of it!








Cherie Next STOP

Jen H

Diana L




Peggy Sue




Have you ever been at an outdoor party, and forgot whitch beer is yours? Well here's the solution...
Everyone gets a different critter, and you just have to remember whitch one is yours!!
Feeling a bit warm? Grab yourself a cute little critter fan and get CHILLIN' lol

For my blog candy today I have the Peachy Keen Wide Eyed and Bushy Tailed Face Assortment.
It's soooo fun!!!!
To be eligible to win You must be a follower and leave a comment below. That's it!!!! Good luck and have fun!!
Next stop...Cherie, See what she has in store for you today.

Remember, once you have hopped to all the bug stops, it's your turn to show us your Grillin’ & Chillin’ project.

Make sure to include a Cricut cut somewhere on your project, include one of the hidden critters and link up your project over at BugBites by Midnight CST June 6 to be eligible for the big prize.

Thanks for hopping with us today!! Have a GREAT weekend

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Flaunt it Fridays

For this week's challenge was to use the POOH FONT cartridge and the cut choice this week is the Tigger and ducky on Page 61!
I also used a MS borded punch and the clouds are from Pooh an Friends the saying is from Pink by Designs Animated Greetings 2 Paper is from Papertrey Ink and Recollections.
Have a Great day!!

Birthday Sundaes

This week is a Birthday card w/ Pearls and Lace. I LOVE how it turned out!!! I used Baby Steps, "Look whos 1" is from Pink by Design's Take the Cake set, The flower circle stamp was from Michael's $1 bin i colored it in w/ my Sakura gel pens and Diamond Stickles. The lace was blog candy I won and the pearls are Perfect Pearls. All paper is Papertrey Ink.
Have a wonderful day!!

Whimsical Wednesdays

This week the challenge is to create a card/project that is cricutless. In addition to not using the cricut, we had to use some type of "old school" embellishment (sticker, rub-ons, chipboard, glitter...)
Two cards this week w/ NO Cricut!!! I think I'm having withdrawls!!! lol :)
I used Cuttlebug Seeing Spots folder and stamped a flower and put a Recollections sticker on top. The "thanks" is Basic Grey sticker letters, ribbon is from Joanns and  paper is Recollections and K&Company.

Cricut Cardz Challenge #75

The challenge for this week is to make a masculine birthday card using something with wheels, and any colors or cartridges you'd like.
I used Boys Will be Boys, saying was off my computer. paper is from DCWV a Papertrey Ink and my Sakura white gel pen and some Distress ink.
Hope you're having a Terrific Tuesday!!!

Monday, May 23, 2011

PKS Challenge #52

Hope you're all having a great Monday!!
It Was another great sketch this week at PKS!! I used NO Cricut, can you belive it?
I used Faceless bugs, I LOVE these stamps!! They are just too CUTE!! Saying is Pink by Design's Animated Greetings 2, paper is DCWV and My IRock.

Thanks for dropping by!!

Sunday, May 22, 2011

So Saturdays Challenge

This time around the challenge is to create a Project that:

Wobbles, Pops or Shakes!!!
I used Birthday bash and a Action Wobble. The saying is from Pink by Design's Take the Cake set.
Thanks, Have a great Sunday!!

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

SOUS Challenge

First off I want to say I love, LOVE, L*O*V*E this sketch!!!! I did alot to this one so lets get started.
I used Lacy Lables and Lyrical Letters cartridges,

 Tim holtz Grungeboard swirls which I embossed w/ Distress powder in Antique Linen, I made this flower w/ some left over  lace and the blingy brad is from Recollections.

I inked the edges of everything w/ Distress Vintage Photo, and used Antique Linen to color the doiley.
I used Crushed Olive and Worn Lipstick to highlight the photo. Paper is DCWV, Basic Grey and my paper from Costco (sorry no name) "Beautiful" is a rub on and I added some more bling w/ my I Rock.
I think this is my favorite LO for now!!!! lol

Hope your week is going well, Have a great day!!!!

Monday, May 16, 2011

PKS Lit's Face it Fridays

Organization was the theme, heres what I came up w/.
I used Animal Kingdom cart
PKS critter Faces
Recollections paper
Toilet paper rolls

Thanks for stopping by, have a wonderful day!!