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Sunday, May 4, 2014

Mother's Day

Well, it sure has a been a really tough week and a half.  I have been fighting with a kidney stone and it has basically won.  I've been living on cranberry juice and Percocet.  Now its decided to just hide and wait!  I swear a kidney stone is more painful than giving birth!  Thankfully I had my important blog  posts scheduled, because I really don't think I could have gotten them done.

I did manage to get this card done today for my sweet Aunt.  I think she will get it on time if it goes in the mail tomorrow - at least I hope so!  It was a file from Silhouette I recently purchased.  I love  the flourish look, and I did it in her favorite color of cranberry.  I used a die cut to cut the roses and then put them together, and also the leaves.  The sentiment was also cut on my Silhouette.



Thanx for stopping by, and an early Happy Mother's Day to all the 
moms out there!

This card is entered in the following challenges:
Paulaholifield Crafts ~ Flower Power
Emeradl Faeries Challenge ~ Flowers, Ribbon and/or lace
Life In Details Challenge ~ Stitching
Cut It Up ~ Mother's Day/Die Cut
Amusing Challenge ~ Mothers
The Squirrel and the Fox ~ Mother's Day
My Sheri Crafts ~ #132 In Celebration of Moms

11 comments:

  1. such a sweet beautiful card!! =)

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  2. What a gorgeous card, I love red and white together :o)
    I hope your kidney stone doesn't play up again!
    Hugs, Jackie xx

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  3. Fantastic die cut! Love the red and white colors. Thanks for linking to our Mothers' Day challenge at Cut it Up!
    Evelyn
    http://mylittlecraftblog.wordpress.com

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  4. Absolutely beautiful!!
    Thank you for joining us at Cut It Up Challenges.
    Have a wonderful day,
    Migdalia
    *Crafting With Creative M*

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  5. Sweet card love the red & white. Thanks so much for joining us over at Emerald Faeries Challenge Blog, good luck and hope to see you again.
    ~ Denise DT ~
    Emerald Faeries Challenge Blog
    {Denise's Patch of Creativity}

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  6. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for Crafting Musketeers challenge 13: anything but square, Hazel, DT Crafting Musketeers x

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  7. such a lovely cheerful card!! thank you for joinins over at The Crafting Musketeers! Nicole DT xx

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  8. Great Mother's Day card! I love the colours!
    Thanks for taking the time to visit my blog & to leave a comment!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  9. Gorgeous card, thank you for joining us over at the Crafting Musketeers this month , Fran (DT) xxx

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  10. This is such a gorgeous card! I love the unusual shape, and the cranberry-an-white colour combo is so striking!

    I hope you're feeling better now.

    Thanks for joining in at The Squirrel and the Fox

    love Mags B x

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  11. Hi Joanne , you are one of our top 3 on the Crafting Musketeers Challenge Blog , as it was our birthday month , the top 3 also won prizes , please can you contact us at craftingmusketeers@gmail.com to claim your prize , thanks Fran (admin) x

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