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Friday, March 19, 2010

A Scrappy Extravaganza

During a semester like this one, 2 completed pages in one week qualifies as an extravaganza! Both are with Studio Calico's March kit.

This first one is about headbands. Now, I'm sure some of you might be wondering why on earth I want a scrapbook page about headbands. It's not like I'll hold this page in my wrinkly hands many years from now and weep. Or at least, I don't think so.

I just enjoy making pages where I experiment with design, and enjoy pretty pictures of beautiful things. Breaks me out of my creative box, and I love that!

And my great-grandchildren will know that I liked headbands.

This next one is about banangrams and my husband's love for them. But on a deeper level, it's about how cute I think it is that he loves this game, and how I should really be more giving and play with him more. And in some ways, the headband page above is really about confidence and being "me."

Our great-grandchildren will probably ask, "What are bananagrams?"

I hope each and every one of you has a relaxing, enjoyable weekend! I'm looking forward to dinner out tonight, lunch with just me and the hubby tomorrow, and a birthday party tomorrow afternooon.

What topics do you like to scrapbook?


  1. Great pages! I like to scrap anything and everything!

  2. Wow, great layouts!
    Love the misting in the top one!

  3. Love your layouts! Great work! :)

  4. At the risk of sounding like an idiot...what are bananagrams? LOL. (Ok - I'm guessing some kind of game!) P.S. I used to love headbands, too!

  5. these are so cute! Love both of them. Do you subscribe to the SC kits?? I don't right now for the cost sake, really wish i could... they are pure loveliness. I love what you do with them!

  6. Awesome! Love that you scrap the random! That's just as important!

  7. Awesome layouts. I love headbands too but they don't look that great on me :/

  8. Love the layouts! Have an awesome weekend!

  9. LOVE LOVE LOVE the layouts. And so what if your great grand kids don't appreciate the one about head bands, they will enjoy your style cause it ROCKS!

  10. very very cool. very fun!!!! love the random too.

  11. great layouts! i just got the bananagrams for ds for easter!

  12. Hey,

    Saw your comment on my blog... I would love to email you some more details on my May class to see if you are interested in doing a project for it :) Also wondering about your doing a Guest DT spot for Who's That Girl.

    Can you email me at jbree22 [at] g mail so I can share some details?

    And I bookmarked your blog! Adorable :)



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