Saturday, October 30, 2010

*These are a Few of My Favorite Sports* :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all....

I am here today to announce our next challenge "These are a Few of My Favorite Sports!" :):):):):):) Do you have a FAVE SPORT? Does your child play a sport they love? Your Grandchild? Or maybe (as you will see here from one of our DT members) you aren't a fan of sports and you want to document that! :):):):):):):) Any way you spin it is fine! We love to see your creations! :):):):):):):) Let's see what our DT has created for this challenge! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Our GDT Jennifer created the CUTEST lo about her daughter getting a Hole in One at miniature golf!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeee this!! Those photos are just BEYOND ADORABLE! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Next, we have Georgia and how she actually does not like sports! :):):):):) I just loveeeeeeeee her journaling on this LO... soooooo honest!! This JUST ROCKS Georgia! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And LOVING this lo from Michelle B. and her FAVE SPORT... FOOTBALL!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeee how she did this!!! I love love love love love love love the photo and that stitching! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And HOW FUN is this LO by Jenneke showing her FAVE SPORT SOCCER?!?!?! I loveeeeeeeeeeeee all the circles... and those 'goal' underwear...just make me :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And another SOCCER LOVER is Hanneke!! I love love love love how she shows all the cleat sneakers and loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee the design!! FAB-O Hanneke! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And LOVING LOVING LOVING this one from Deana!! Her family's FAVE SPORT is volleyball!! Her daughter is on a team and I loveeeeeeee the photos...and all the COOL volleyball embellies!! I am DYING to know where Deana got that NET!! Sooooooooooooooo cool! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Next, we have Chris;s FAVE SPORT BASEBALL!!!! I love love love this!!! LOVING the 3D glasses, the game ticket and LOVEEEEEEEEEEEE all the paint! This is AWESOME Chris! :):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have Jana and her FAVE SPORT is WEIGHTLIFTING!!!! I loveeeeeeee this!! HOW PRECIOUS is her husband "Weightlifting" their CUTEEEEEEEEEEEEE son!?!?!?!?!?! I loveeeeeeeeeeeee this!!! How creative!!! Just GORGEOUS Jana! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have Bekka and her FAVE SPORT is RUNNING! I LOVEEEEEEEEEEEEEE this!! Such a cute photo of her...and loving loving loving that design! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And next we have my FAVE SPORT which in my household is NASCAR!!!! My son has been a FAN (Especially of Dale Earnhardt Sr.!) since he was two... and YES! That is my son in 2005 dressed up like Dale Sr.!  My son's entire room is filled with NASCAR goodies and we always catch the races on TV! We even have attended a few races in Phoenix when they come to town! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And I am WAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY excited to announce our sponsor for this challenge!!! Our very OWN AMY is opening her VERY OWN SCRAP STORE IN LOUISIANA {{{Create 365}}}!!! Sooooooooo happy for her!!!! And within her store she is creating kits... and she is going to provide our winner for this challenge an AMAZING PRIZE PACK!! Thanks Amy for sponsoring us...and we at FAVE THINGS are sooooooooooooo PROUD of her!!! Make sure to check out Amy's store blog HERE!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

You have until the evening of November 13th to give us a link in the comment section of this post with your FAVE SPORT creation.. it can be a card, a lo, an altered item, a mini, new, old... it doesn't matter as long as you play along! :):):):):):):):):):):) Thanks soooooooo much for stopping by! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Friday, October 29, 2010

*Our FAVE PET Winner* :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all....

I am here to announce our winner of the FAVE PET challenge!! It was sooooooooooooo FUN FUN FUN to see everyone's FAVE PETS!!! And our winner is #18...KIMMY!!!! Wooooooooooooo Hooooooooooooooo! CONGRATS Kimmy!!! Please send me your addy {{ }} sooooooooo I can get your Nikki Sivils "Boo-tiful" prize pack out to you...and I want to thank Nikki Sivils for sponsoring us for this challenge! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
Here is Kimmy's ADORABLE lo! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And here are all the GORGEOUS entries from our FAVE PET challenge!! ENJOY! :):):):):):) Thanks to all that played along! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

I will be back tomorrow with our newest challenge!!! A little hint.... this is gonna be a FUN one for all you "Monday" night fans!! *wink wink* :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

*The Hills are Alive....* :):):):):):)

....with the SOUND OF MUSIC!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all... I said the other day I wanted to share something FUN I was doing last night...welllllllllllllllllllllllll... I was off to my local movie theater to see the 45th Anniversary showing of the "Sound of Music!!!"... IT WAS AMAZING to see it on the big screen!! I just LOVEEEEEEEEEEEEEE that movie!! (And if you have your speakers on ... you will hear the BEAUTIFUL Julie Andrews singing us my blog title theme song right now!!).... AND LAST night's movie was a SING ALONG!! They had all the lyrics on the bottom of the screen and the entire audience was singing along! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

We have SEEN the CUTEST pets coming in for our latest challenge... remember you have until TOMORROW evening to enter in our FAVE PETS challenge!! I will be back on the 29th to announce our WINNER! :):):):):):):) Thanks for stopping by! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Saturday, October 23, 2010

*These are a Few of OUR NEW Favorite Things! hehehehehehe* :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all....

Michelle B. shared this on her blog yesterday....and TOTALLY think its sooooooooo FUNNY and wanted to share it here!!! Should this be our new theme song?!!?! LOL :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)  Thanks Michelle B. for posting this :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

*******Make sure you pause the REAL 'These are a Few of My Favorite Things' song on our player on the right side bar first***** :):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

ENJOY!!! And I will be back on Wednesday to share SOMETHING EXCITING that I am DOING on Tuesday! :):):):):):):):) And don't forget to play along with our FAVE PET challenge going on until the 28th! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Friday, October 15, 2010

*These are a Few of My Favorite Pets* :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Happy FRIDAY!! Our challenge this time is FUN FUN FUN!! These are a Few of My Favorite Pets {or Animals}!!!! Ohhhhhhhhhhh LOVE IT! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Let's see what our designers for us! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Our GDT Jennifer created this ADORABLE lo about the giraffe that she got to feed at her local zoo!! I loveeeeeeeeeeee that photo Jennifer!! Soooooooooooooooooo FUN! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And from Amy is this PRECIOUS LO about her as a little girl with the family dog!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee that stitching...and here is what Amy has to say about her lo..."I found this picture of me awhile back.... My mom had written the quote on the back of the photo. It is me in the photo with our family dog. the quote says....Love means never taking your eyes off one another. I love the photo, that doggy, and that my mom wrote that quote on the back. Very sentimental."... I just loveeeeeeeeeeee this! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And *sigh*....this gorgeous lo from Michelle B showing their family dog Champy and her Daughter!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee this soooooo much!! Loveeeeee that photo and all the fun embellies! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And I loveee this LO by Bekka about her cat Lola!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee the kitty paper...and that ohhhhhhhhhh soooooooo YUMMY wood grain...and of course ... those adorable photos of her and her Hubby with Lola! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And Jeanet's LO about their sweet dog Dusty!!! How stinkin' cute is Dusty with Jeanet's son!?!?!?! Loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee this!! Jeanet is JUST AMAZING!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeee the paint splatters! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And wowwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww! I loveeeeeeeeee this tag from Jana!!! "Her Majesty, the Cat!" WOW WOW WOW!! This girl knows texture!! WOW WOW WOW!! Loveeeeeeeeeeeee this Jana! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And awwwwwwwwwwwww I love love love this LO by Jenneke!! I love love love love love love her daughters cat "Lammert"... this is GORGEOUS! Loveeeeeeeeeee the photos....and loving that SASS paper she used!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And I loveeeeeeeeeeeee this LO Hanneke made about her ADORABLE dog Sjors!!! This is soooooooooooooooo FUN!! LOVING the little doggies on here!! Soooooooooo cute Hanneke! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And this ADORABLE card from Deana!!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeee that monkey and the tree!! Sooooooooooo stinkin' cute cute cute! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And wow wow wow! I loveeeeeeeeeeee this lo from Chris... it is about her kitty that passed away Sam!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeee the journaling...sooooooooooooooo precious!! And LOVING the ribbons on here!! BEAUTIFUL lo Chris!! LOVE IT! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And here is mine!! This is about my doggy Mr. Dandy! {{hence the title..."His Dandy Life" lol!}} I loveeeeeeeeeeeee my four legged baby! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Now its your turn!!! Show us your FAVE PET or ANIMAL... leave us a link in the comment field to your creation!!! You have until the evening of October 28th!!! YAYYYYY! :):):) Can't to see what you create! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
And now for our prize!!!! Nikki Sivils is sponsoring us this time with her Boo-tiful line! Which is PERFECT this close to Halloween... perfect papers to scrap all those Halloween photos that you soon will all be taking! Thanks Nikki for sponsoring us! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Thursday, October 14, 2010

*Our Winner for Fave Fictional Character* :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi all....

Soooooooooo excited to announce our winner announced when I posted this challenge, the DT and myself have decided to start using to choose our winner! :):):):):) We want everyone to have a fair chance in winning... this week chose #14 to WIN!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):)


CONGRATS to ANNE!!!!!! Here is her winning lo! LOVEEEEEEEEEEE it! :):):):):):):):) Anne please email me at so I can get you your gift certificate to!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And as promised in my last winners post... we are now going to share all the projects that were entered in this challenge on a slide show... take a look...they are AMAZING! :):):):) Thanks everyone for playing along!!!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

I will be back tomorrow with our newest challenge!! Thanks soooooooooooooooo much for stopping by! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

*Welcome our October Guest Designer and the NEWEST family MEMBER to FAVE THINGS!!!*

Hi all....

Ohhhhhhhhhhhhhhh I am soooooooooooooo EXCITED today for TWO REASONS!!! One.. I get to introduce you to our guest designer for October JENNIFER CAMPBELL!!! Can I get an EEEEEEEEEEEKKKKKKKKKK!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee Jennifer's work and I am honored to work with her on Scrapping the Music! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
Welcome Jennifer! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And I want to thank Keandra for being an amazing guest designer for us for September!! Her creations were AMAZING!!! Thanks Keandra! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And I am sooooooooooooooooooooooooo EXCITED today to announce our NEWEST FAMILY MEMBER to FAVE THINGS!!!! Our Bekka is having a baby...and yesterday she found out ITS A BOY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! CONGRATS BEKKA!!!! Here is BABY BOY BESS! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Sooooooooooooooo HAPPY for you Bekka!!! And just think... this little baby boy is all ready gonna have over a dozen Auntie's right here on FAVE THINGS! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

I will be back tomorrow night to announce the winner for our FAVE FICTIONAL CHARACTER challenge!! LOVEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE what everyone has been creating!! Thanks everyone for playing along! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Sunday, October 10, 2010

*It's hard to say good-bye...and Mirjam was SPOTTED* :):):):):):):):):):):)

Hi everyone....

Our Sarah has decided to step down from FAVE THINGS...she has a lot going on right now...and is really busy planning a wedding she has had to step down from here... I want to thank Sarah for everything she did for FAVE THINGS...her amazing lo's she created for our challenges, to getting great keeping the team laughing with her fun emails....thanks Sarah for everything! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

And now on a lighter note! LOL! :):):):):):) Our August guest designer Mirjam was SPOTTED by SASSAFRASS (by ways of this blog no less! YAY!) for the little Sassafrass house she made for our FAVE MANUFACTURER challenge!! GO MIRJAM!! That is AWESOME!! WOOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!! Check out the Sassafrass blog post HERE HERE HERE and just as a is Mirjam's HOLY WOW project! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Don't have until the evening of the 13th to get your FAVE CHARACTER projects in to us.... see all the deets right here here here!!! I will be back on the 13th to announce our next GDT for October....and then I will be back on the 14th with our winner! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)
Thanks for stopping by....we really appreciate it! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)