giftcard holders

We may be taking the easy way out, but we tend to give gift cards for birthdays and other occasions.  It is always so difficult to find the right gift (unless I ask for suggestions).  So in order to make the gift card a little more special, I like to make little holders. The owl gift card was made to match this birthday card from a couple posts ago.  I based it on the Caardvarks sketch #1.  I love this paper set from K & Company.  I just love that the cloud and the green polka dot paper are one …

hey… you won Mojo!!!

This month was my turn for my blogging buddy Jeanne to say, “Hey Lisa, you won Mojo!”  Last month I was pleased to tell her she won and Jeanne returned the favor this week! I was so excited and honored to be selected as one of the winners for Mojo Monday #98.  I have been playing along with Mojo since I started my blog and am so thrilled to finally win.  For my prize I was able to select one stamp set from Verve and decided to go with bountiful backgrounds.  I am super excited to try this set out.  …

i love saturdays…

I just wait for Saturday all week long.  I had only two plans for today… #1 make a card and #2 start my bread making process.  I am happy to report at 4:40pm today, I finally finished both tasks with a smile. I just love the way this card turned out.  Honestly, when I started, I had no clue what I wanted to do.  I did some blog hopping to find some inspiration and loved the challenges at Mojo Monday and Our Creative Corner. Our Creative Corner’s challenge was based on inspiration from some harvest like images.  My first reaction …