Archives for February 2010

~ Cricut Swarm on Feb. 2010

I had the most amazing time at the Cricut Swarm in Houston on Saturday February 20th.  Lori, The Cricut Lady was the most amazing hostess and provided us with a day filled with fun, laughter and a few surprises.  All I can say is when the need arises, Cricut friends are there for you, no matter what!  ÜÜÜ Watch Video #19 for the whole tutorial on creating cute faces! Meeting Tammy … [Read more...]

Video #79 – Thanks so Much Froggie Card featuring MyPinkStamper’s Stamp

Hi everyone and Happy Week-end!I am heading to my 2nd Cricut Swarm on Saturday in Houston and looking forward to seeing so many friends from last time and making new friends that are coming to this one.  A Cricut Swarm is a gathering of scrappers who are totally and head over heals in love with their bug and get together and scrap all day.  There is usually demo's about cricut products, new … [Read more...]

Clear Box Party Favors

I ran across these clear boxes in the wedding section of Wal-Mart and thought they would a great holder for candy treats for my MIL's birthday party.  They are holders for all kind of small treats including candies, mints, and small trinkets. I decided to fill them with assorted chocolate candy and tied tulle ribbon around the entire box.  The scalloped circle is a 1 1/2 punch by Marvy and the … [Read more...]

Valentine Tractor Goodie Bags

Staying with Spencers Big Green Tractor theme this year I made individual goodies bags for each child in his pre-school class.  15 in all (thanks goodness)  LOL.  Using the tractor from Everyday Paper Dolls - cut at 3 inches.  The wheels I drew circles out of black cardstock and cut around the edges with decorative edge scissors that the edges a rough look; ran the wheels through my Cuttlebug … [Read more...]

~ Valentine Tractor Box for School ~

Hello......My little guy and I had a fun time putting together this valentine box for him to take to school for his friends to put in their valentine's.  When the teacher sent home the note that each child needed to bring a decorated box for their valentine exchange I said YEA!......I knew it would be a fun project.  Spencer looooooves John Deere tractors and his favorite song right now is Big … [Read more...]

Video #78 ~ My Heart Bursts For You Treat

It's amazing what we can find to reuse, recycle and turn into a sweet Valentine project.  The inspiration was the paper towel holder and I thought it would make a wonderful filler/tube for candy.....the rest of the idea's followed.  I used a candy mold paper liner for the bottom so my candy wouldn't fall out. I then attached valentine paper around the tube and secured with my ATG (Adhesive Tape … [Read more...]

Video #77 ~ Valentine Treats as Promised…..

Happy Saturday everyone....Here are the valentine treat projects I promised you I would post.  I put together a video consisting of what paper and other goodies I used and also a slide show of pictures of the finished projects.  Below I will give you more details and instructions.  Contact me if you have additional questions....Leave me a comment below this post and let me know what you think.  … [Read more...]

Pink Poodle Birthday Card

Hi everyone!  I hope you had a super week-end.  We had a busy one, that's for sure.  Spencer had a birthday party to go to this afternoon and while grocery shopping today after church I found this adorable pink poodle in the Valentine's section.  I fell in love with it and thought the little birthday girl would love it too...so I decided to buy it and put it in her gift along with the other … [Read more...]