Sunday, 3 April 2011

Happy Mothers day and Sunday

Mega Busy Sunday and Mothers day!
Really happy today My Son got me a Crafting voucher! YAY!! 
Thanks hunny 

Ok so being Mothers day here in the UK I am preparing dinner for my Mum/parents as they are coming to dinner later tonight... I am cooking Roast Chicken and all the trimmings as this is my mum's favourite... however I am also making a YUMMY Lemon Meringue pie as this is My Favourite and I make everything for it... Pastry and all... photo to follow.....
The best part is I make it with our own organic Free Range Duck eggs...

I've made a couple of things this weekend... A bag for mum's gifts!


and a couple of quick male cards

Polkadoodle - no printed backing paper.
Stamping Vacation - pick three: a circle = Candy, Dry embossing,  a sentiment.
Tellen's Place - Embossing.
Totally Papercrafts - One for the Boys.
CCEE Stampers - NO Buttons, Buckles, Bows or Brads.
Dutch Dare Card Challenge - Distressing - 2nd Card.
Samuel Taylor's Challenge - Distressing - 2nd Card.

Thank you for all your lovely comments you all leave me I really appreciate them all!

And one last but not least thing,

 And you just have to check this out!
Helen's 1000th post....
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  1. Great job dressing up a plain ole brown paper bag!!!! Mom will love it...thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations


  2. Hello Samantha. Fab cards, love the embossing and fab colours. Thank you for joining us at Tellens Place and good luck.
    Sandra xx

  3. Wonderful projects!! Thanks for playing along with us at Catch the Bug!
    Tammy :)

  4. Great idea with the paper bag - love the punched border! Just perfect for our For your Mum challenge at My Time To Craft! Thanks for joining us.

  5. Gorgeous decorated bag!

    Thanks for joining our "Butterfly" challenge on SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE :)

    Hugs Jane x

  6. Beautiful creation and great Butterfly thank you so much for sharing your lovely work with us at the SCSC
    Hugs Kate xx

  7. You're so creative! Great cards! Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles and good luck!

    Saskia :)

  8. Your dinner sounds delish! Great job with a brown paper bag, I love the red flourish stamp. Thanks for your kind words.

  9. Hi Samantha, what great cards for males! Thanks so much for joining us over at the Tellen's Place embossing challenge. Good luck and I hope you will play with us again!
    Hugs, Sarah

  10. You have set me right off with all that talk of Lemon Meringue pie!! :P yum...

    Love your male cards - they are perfect. Great colours and very stylish.



  11. that bag is gorgeous. I'd love a peak at what you put inside. that and a piece of pie.
    thanks for playing with us at SFTW.

  12. Hi Samantha, your card is so neat and clean; just love the layout and the embossing! A perfect card indeed! Thanks for playing along with us at Tellen's Place in our "Embossing" challenge. :~)

  13. Great projects! I never take the time to decorate my bags--and after seeing yours, I may start. You have been an inspiration. Thanks for playing along in the Bugaboo Challenge.

  14. What a fun bag. It makes the gift inside really special. Thanks for joining us at bugaboo this week.

  15. Great bag and male cards -Thanks for joining in at TPC this week - Good Luck
    Sarah x

  16. Hi Samantha
    fab paper giftbag, sure your mother be happy with it
    thanks for playing with us at paperplay challenge this week

  17. What a lovely card. I love th eembossing. Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles.

  18. Hi Samantha,
    WOW you certainly jazzed this bag up! Gorgeous project. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments and good luck.
    Hugs Jacqui xxxxx

  19. Great work! Thanks for taking part in the MTTC challenge xx

  20. Really nice male birthday cards. Thanks for joining us at Tellen's Place.

  21. A lovely card thanks for playing along at Tellens Place this week good luck

    Luv Jane xxx

  22. Fab CAS cards. Perfect for the men folk. Great use of embossing. Thankyou for sharing this at Tellen's Place this week and hope to see you back next time

  23. Very cute both the cards and the bag. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week!

  24. Great male cards, thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles this week, good luck! Colette xx

  25. How did I miss this post???
    Great job on decorating the gift bag!
    Thanks for joining us at the SCSC!
    Helen x

  26. Really lovely project.
    Thanks for joining in with Polka Doodles No Printed Papers challenge and good luck.


I really appreciate your comments thank you! hugs Samantha :0)

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