Wednesday, September 29, 2010


I am in London Ontario right now & just stopped in to say
I did my presentation & it went well :)
thankfully it is over :)
met some fab girls out here
and went out for dinner & drinks every nite
so you know that part was fun!!!
I am super tired however
and missin the boys hard :(
happy I will be home when they get home from school tomorrow :)

I won top three over at the 7 kids challenge blog last week
which is so exciting!!!

And I heard some flippin awesome news
Auntie Jenn (Doug's cousin) won 62,000
last saturday!!!
I can not think of a more deserving & hardworking girl :)
I am so happy for you Jenn!!!

I think that is it for now
talk to you guys when I return home tomorrow :)
here I come :)))

Sunday, September 26, 2010

Kenny K's Krafty Girlz

this week there is a sketch have a look at it, it is an awesome one!!!
(thanks Donna)
I was in a rush to post it so it is still wet!
anyways see ya in a week :)
thanks for comin by


last nite the boys attended their first family wedding!!!
It was so son said "Mom...I didn't know you could dance???"
It was so cute them in their ties
and everyone just raved about how they looked & they were so well behaved :)
I am such a proud mom :)
here are my babies

and me with my boys apparently I was so tired I could not keep my eyes open (insert rolling eyes here)

we had so much fun :))) it was a great first

I am leaving tomorrow on my first flight away from my kids
to give my first ever powerpoint presentation for work in London Ontario
Firstly I am nervous :) excited :) a little worried about the boys :( but I know with my mom's help Doug will be absolutely fine and the boys will miss me but it will be a good experience for them as well.
All in all many firsts
I will post from London & let you know how it goes!!!

thanks for droppin by
XO V'ness

Friday, September 24, 2010

sweet pea stampers...charmed :)

I sure love this new pregnancy image
it is just gorgeous!!!
So I made a expecting a boy & expecting a girl card :)
and this weeks theme over at Sweet Pea Stampers is charmed
which totally allowed me to use these gorgeous mermaid charms I bought with Sweet Pea Stamps in mind :)
Anyways hope you get a chance to join in on our challenge this week
there are 3 awesome stamps up for grabs :)))
so get your card made
can't wait to see them!!!

Monday, September 20, 2010

7 kids college fund

has a challenge this week that was right up my alley!!!
fall theme with a great sketch
so out came the Magnolias
and this card came about :)
I love it ...hope you do too!
check out the sketch herethanks for comin by


Saturday, September 18, 2010

20,000hits Candy!!! CLOSED!!!

WOW is all I can say!
Thank you all for visitin me :)
and for comin back :)))
you all RAWK MAJOR!!!
I love that I have made so many friends bloggin
and I wanna pay you all back
unfortunately that would cost WAY too much
so instead I will do a candy for one lucky winner :)

Candy will consist of
2 rubber Sweet Pea Stamps
5 packages of rhinestone borders
5 packages of rhinestones
5 packages pearls
3 packs of blog stickers
2 velvet ribbons
foil stamped journal tags
designer journal tags
me & my big ideas 36 piece embellies
12 diecut calendar cards
scalloped notecard set
martha brown bling
momenta bubbles & stickers
martha butterfly corner & border punches
cloud 9 rubon & cardsock stickers
MM border tag stickers
1.2 ounces prima flowers

1st entry for ALL FOLLOWERS
2nd entry for all those that post to their blog or spread the word somehow
3rd entry for all those who have commented on something here in the past
Leave a comment on this post with # of entries out of 3 you get :)

I will pick winner Oct 1


last crafty purple frog :) for now

thanks for comin by
hope you like my card
get over to the crafty purple frog & get your sheets :)

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

purple frog #2

get on over and get your digi sheets :)
they are fabulous!!!
then you can enter the dt challenge :)

hope you like this card :)
they just make me smile :)
see ya soon

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

the crafty purple frog

my good friend Amy has awesome digi downloads of Ching-chou Kuik decoupage images for sale here
got some new ones myself :)
these are so awesome you can print them on any paper in any size...print one or all of them and really make the images pop off your project :)
and now Amy has launched a brand new challenge blog here
and she is lookin for a dt!
so get your digi sheets to work out your own beautiful creations
can not wait to see what you all come up with!!!

here is my first one I plan to make a few...this card was SO hard to photograph...I must say it looks much nicer in real life...hope you like it & I hope I didn't disappoint...Good Luck Amy!!!

Monday, September 13, 2010

kkkg challenge

this week over at Kenny K's Krafty Girlz
is embossing, dry or wet
it's been awhile since I broke out my embossing folders :)
so that was fun :)

hope you get a chance to join in on the fun!
see ya soon & thanks for comin by!

Friday, September 10, 2010

Kenny K's Krafty Girlz

challenge this past week was pearls & swirls
I am gettin this card in on the wire :)
glad you could visit
goin out tomorrow with a bunch of girls from work :)
so excited!!!!!!
girls nite out here I come :)))
thanks for comin by
have a nite out with your friends too!

sweet pea sketch

Hi everyone!!!
well I have been havin an awesome vacation!!!
This week we go to every other friday at SPS
so everyone can have a chance to join in on the fun!!!
there are awesome prizes :)
so get in your take on Pascale's great sketch

for this weeks challenge I stepped away from my normal colors
and recycled some plastic from a bling package :)
hope you like my take on the sketch
and get a chance to show me yours!!!

thanks for comin by!
see ya soon :)

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

sugar nellie is havin a dt call

Well I pretty much started my UK stamp company stalking with Sugar Nellies
they are a group of realistically awesome stamps :)
and I have enjoyed the challenges over at the sugar bowl
for quite a long time now :)
they want some new dt members
and the quote on their website said "you need to be in it to win it"
I laughed & took that as a personal challenge :)
so with this sketch in mind
I set off to create

I have been thinkin lately of a friend who lives in edmonton
my girl trish :) sends me all kinda goodies
and she just rawks as a person
so this card is for you girl :)
indeed :)))
thanks for visitin my blog
I wish everyone luck at gettin on the dt!!!

Monday, September 6, 2010

winnipeg walk for diabetes

We did our walk 4 zack today :)
there was a little bit of whining (mainly by Doug)LOL
but I was so proud of all of us!!!
together with your help we raised $1060.50!!!
thank you so much for all your support!!!