Saturday, May 10, 2014

It's Saturday & I Made a Card!

Wow! What a busy morning it has been already. My oldest had his last game for the winter basketball league today at 8am. Waking up two boys earlier than 7:00am on a Saturday is torture. They did pretty good after about 30 minutes. I almost offered the toddler coffee to see if that would help after his 4th meltdown. It was either that or I was going to sit in the middle of the floor and join him.

We finally all pulled it together and headed out around 7:20. The green light gods were on our side and traffic wasn't bad at all. We pulled up right at 8:00 so technically we got there right on time! GO US!



I am so proud of what Caleb has achieved since joining this league. He has shown much improvement and shows through his work that this is a true passion of his. He finished out this game with 4 points to help lead his team to a win. He is ready for a little time off before summer camps start.

Since we had an early morning Noah actually closed his eyes around 12:15 to take a nap. I couldn't be happier when I looked over and saw that sweet face so peaceful and quiet. I cherish those moments lately.

I made a direct bee line for my craft room so I could have a little time to be crafty. I haven't made a card for a challenge in far too long so I decided to do that today. I went by to my local scrapbook store, EMI Scrapbooking to look at a new line by Teresa Collins. It is so pretty.

I looked at a few challenge blogs and decided to go with the sketch over at Freshly Made Sketches.
(Click on image and it will direct you to their website)

The new line from Teresa Collins that I picked up is called Wonderful and it is definitely the right word for it. It has beautiful colors and is perfect for Spring. I didn't use a whole lot of it in my card but I plans for a few more cards. 


I love how you can just use card stock but use embossing folders to add texture and it makes a beautiful card. The woodgrain folder is one of my favorites! 

Now I have to clean up this terrible mess I have made on my desk. It never fails. It will be clean one minute and a disaster the next. Guess that's the life of a crafter! 

Thanks for stopping by and taking a look at my card. Happy Stampin!

Angel 

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