Aloha, all! At this point, my husband is feeling quite well, thank you, and his surgeon has asked that he get out a bit if he can. This is all while we are awaiting a date for the surgery. It's going to be quite extensive, and requires the operating room to be reserved for a full day. But with all the drugs the medical types are pumping into Harry, … [Read more...] about A Relaxing Memorial Day Weekend
Aloha, Jadon! And a very happy birthday--the first I've been able to celebrate with you! For the rest of you, my son was married this summer to a wonderful woman who has a 6-year old (well, now 7-yeasr old) son, Jadon. I'm off visiting them in the Pacific Northwest as I write this, and Saturday is Jadon's Birthday Party. When I heard that dinosaurs were his current main … [Read more...] about Happy Birthday, Jadon!
Aloha, all! You might recall that, earlier this week, I showed off all the papers in the Jackpot Designer Series Paper pack. Last week I used an "old favorite" stamp set of mine, Voila!, in a challenge card. Well, today I'm putting both of those together! I told you that I love dressing up the chef in Voila! in Designer Series paper. So here he is--in some Jackpot … [Read more...] about Game Night!
Aloha, all! Recall that the last time I was here discussing Stampin' Up! products I was showing off one of the Designer Series Paper set, Jackpot. My problem with that is that I only have a use for it that relates to bridge. But I don't want the rest of the papers to go to waste. So here is a try at using not only the DSP, but also one of the stamps in the set, Game Night, that I … [Read more...] about The Domino Effect
Aloha, all!! No, I haven't been to Las Vegas--though we were close as we made our way to Minnesota early last week. But there's games and cards and all kinds of stuff in the Craft Room related to what goes on in Vegas! There are two stamp sets related to cards and games, as well as some Designer Series Paper called, what else, Jackpot! And they're all in the Craft Room. You … [Read more...] about Jackpot!
Aloha, all! Our friend and fellow duplicate bridge player, Mary Ellen, was taken ill last week and is still in the hospital. Oh my! And of course we decided that I should make a Get Well Card for her for the bridge group to sign and send off to her. But what to use? As I was going through my stash of "stuff," I came across a … [Read more...] about Get Well Soon, Mary Ellen!