Miss Kate Cuttables Challenge-School

First, don’t forget to pick up your Freebie of the Day at Miss Kate’s today…and every day! Today is the start of the challenge at Miss Kate Cuttables.  This month, the theme is school.   Although it has been many (many, many) years since I was in school, I can […] Read more »

Anything Goes Challenge at Connie Can Crop

This month the challenge at Connie Can Crop is “Anything Goes”.  The sponsor for the challenge this month is Treasure Box Designs.  They have generously offered a $20 gift certificate to their store.  You can visit their store here or on  Facebook.   I wanted to issue an additional challenge […] Read more »

My Cup Runneth Over at The Cutting Cafe

Our challenge at The Cutting Cafe today is to use the 3D Cup.  I wasn’t sure exactly what I wanted to create, but found the 28 printable sentiments included in the file a great inspiration.  In the end, I decided to pair my cup with the Fun with Frosty the […] Read more »

Christmas Blessings at The Cutting Cafe

Many blogs jumped on the Christmas in July bandwagon; but at The Cutting Cafe we’re going rogue!  We’re celebrating Christmas in August!  Our challenge was to use any of the Christmas cut files or printable stamp sets, and there are many, for our project today.  After much deliberation, I chose […] Read more »

Picnic at Challenge Up Your Life

Today brings another Challenge Up Your Life challenge.  This week the theme is food/treats.  If you’d like to join the challenge, just click here. And here’s the card I made in honor of the occasion: I don’t know about you, but I love picnics.  I haven’t been on one in […] Read more »

Miss Kate Cuttables Challenge-Red White & Blue

A warm welcome goes out to Georgiana, Mellisa and Rachel, my newest followers.  So glad you’ve joined us. The challenge at Miss Kate Cuttables this month is, appropriately, “Red, White & Blue”.  Before I continue, I want to remind you that Miss Kate offers a free cut file each and […] Read more »

“Seas” the Day at Challenge Up Your Life

I entered a card at Challenge Up Your Life recently and I received an e-mail telling me I won!  The challenge theme was Brads, so I got to show off one of this Eyelet Outlet project which I shared not long ago.  As the winner, I was invited to be […] Read more »

Getting Through It at The Cutting Cafe

Our challenge at The Cutting Cafe this week is to work with the Pop-Up Flower cut file.  I was really eager to try it as I’ve seen these cards and always wondered how to do them.  It looks like it would be really complicated, but The Cutting Cafe has a […] Read more »

Use Your Stash at Connie Can Crop

This month’s challenge at Connie Can Crop is, “Use Your Stash”.  Our sponsor for the challenge is Bugaboo Stamps.  Jodie of Bugaboo describes her images as seriously snarky to sugary sweet to sublimely soulful all the way over to the other side of the super sexy spectrum.  She guarantees you’re […] Read more »

Beach Blanket Bingo at The Cutting Cafe

Today The Cutting Cafe design team members are working with the Bingo Card Sets for our projects.  I’ll share links to all the Bingo Card Sets at the end of my post, but this is the set I used, Summer Bingo.   I combined it with the Summer Fun Printable Stamp […] Read more »