Clear and Simple Goodies

Remember I told you about my Embellish Magazine win? Well, the package from Clear and Simple stamps came today on my day off!! Savitri needed a break from taking care of sick kids. Plus, the house needed some lovin’. From CSS I got some buttons, ribbons, stamp cleaners, acrylic blocks, a stamp set, paper, and inks (I used most on the card below… everything CSS but the hybrid pattern paper). I haven’t tried them all but so far, everything I used was really nice! Thank you ladies at Clear and Simple!!!! The pattern paper’s from the DigiChick. They’re pattern paper

Anybody Like Salsa?

I am waiting for a video to render… it’s taking forever… and thought I’d write something here… My page, I was playing with my acrylic paint and modge podge. I didn’t quite get the layering effect that I want but overall, it’s not bad. But next time… no more purple. I thought I’d like it but noooo… I’m just not a purple kind of gal! I used the Stampin’ Up! notebook punch for the paper, I freehanded the title, and Iused a little bit of Sassafrass Lass paper. The popcorn stamp is from Clear and Simple. I love that stamp!

Clear and Simple Challenge!

Hey gals (or guys), Clear and Simple Design has a July challenge for you and if you win, you can get a $25 gas card. How great is that? Anybody can use some extra $$ for gas, right? What are the terms, conditions, and deadline? Check out their website –> HERE. This card is the first item that I made with the popcorn set or Bucket-o-Popcorn Fun. Seriously this is a fun set. I took this set to my lss and the ladies there thought it was the cutest thing. I did a lot of cutting on this card. The

Here Comes the Bride

And groom {::SMILES}. But not my hubby and I. No, no. Actually we’d love to renew our vows at a church so hopefully that will happen this October. Long story short, we did a civil marriage because we were both divorced and if you’re Catholic, you know what that means. We never did get an annulment but we’ve been going to the Episcopal church and they will be able to annul and do a little ceremony for us. So this will happen IF my parents and brother + SIL do come and visit us from Indonesia. So it was quite