Sunday, March 31

Here's My Heart

I HEART U



Wow, last day of March.Wonder if it's going out like a lamb or a lion. Lamb I hope! 
'Cause we're headed home from our vacation! I wanna see some nice weather!!!!
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Friday, March 29

Mad Cow? No, Mad Pig!!

The challenge at QKR STAMPEDE this week is {animal antics}!
Here's Pretty Pig letting you know she wants YOU!!!

Be Mine


Another couple of days here in Punta Cana and we'll be heading home!
Hoping the weather has warmed up a little in Newfoundland! Fingers crossed!!!
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Thursday, March 28

Fairies in the Strawberries

The challenge for the next 2 weeks at MY HEART PIECES is {fairies}. I've used a cute digi called Baby Bees. Yeah, I know they are bees but I colored them to look like fairies instead! I think they are so cute!!



Hope  your Thursday is terrific! I'm still down south, soaking up the sun!!!

(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Wednesday, March 27

Soccer Time!

The challenge at PENNY'S PAPER-CRAFTY challenge blog is {shaped card}. The sponsors are Limited Runs and Kenny K's. My digi is from Kenny K.

Game On!


Hope you're all having a great week!!! I'm enjoying the sunshine of Punta Cana! Yay!!!

(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Tuesday, March 26

Three Wisemen

The challenge is posted at {PIN}SPIRATIONAL Challenges!
Here's the inspirational photo.
Source: flickr.com via Deanne on Pinterest

The sponsors are Back to Paper and Paper Crafting World.
I've used a digi from Paper Crafting World. Aren't those three little wisemen just the cutest?



(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Monday, March 25

Hey, Cupcake!

The challenge at LOVE TO CREATE this week is {pastels}.
The sponsors are QKR Stampede and Wings and Willows.
I've used a sweet digi from Wings and Willows.

Celebrate One Cupcake At A Time!


Have a marvelous Monday!
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Sunday, March 24

This is where...

 I'll be for the next week!!!


 See you all again in a few days!!!
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Mr. Bunny is Taking a Break!

The challenge at PILE IT ON this week is {dots}. The sponsor is Stitchy Bear.
I made this funny Easter card!!

Hey, Mr. Bunny
You Are So Handsome,
Kind, Sweet and Delightful

Challenges:
~Bearly Mine-anything goes
~Oldie But a Goodie-Easter (old supplies are the letter stickers)
 ~Papertake Weekly-Easter treats
~Crafty Catz-up for a laugh
~Di's Digi Designs-Easter

Have a super Sunday! We are heading south in a few hours!!! Ahhhhh..................
 
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Friday, March 22

Happy Friday!

This week the challenge at QKR STAMPEDE is {Easter fun}!
Don't you just love this cool Easter Artist!!

Happy Easter

Challenges:
~Glitter N Sparkle-Easter
~Cards For Men-Easter
~Cutie Pie-Easter
~Daisy Doodles-Easter
~Eureka-Easter
~OLLCB-a man thing
~Pink Elephant-Easter
~Tammy's Scrapin' Corner-Easter
~Celebrate the Occasion-Easter
~Creative Card Crew-masculine

Have a fab Friday!
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Here's to Spring!

The challenge at CHOCOLATE, COFFEE and CARDS for the next 2 weeks is {bring on Spring}.
The sponsor is Doodle Pantry.I used a digi called Spring Song Birdie.
I just love it when Spring finally arrives! It hasn't really arrived here yet in my neck of the woods :O(
Can't wait to hear the birds singing their sweet songs, the flowers blooming and trees budding!

Welcome the Sweet Sounds of Spring

Challenges:
 ~Catered Crop-flowers
~Robyn's Fetish-green
~Stamp With Fun-anything goes
~ABC Challenges-flowers
~Craft Your Passion-ribbon
~Crafty Boots-flowers
~Digi Darla-Spring
~Paper Playtime-bee
~Anything Goes-seeing double (2 leaves)
~Everybody Art-Spring

Come on, SPRING!!!
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Thursday, March 21

“Do you think I've gone round the bend?"

"I'm afraid so. You're mad, bonkers, completely off your head.
But I'll tell you a secret. All the best people are.”
Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland 
 
Are you ready to see another makeover!!!??
Here's what the card looked like before...

...and tadah, I've made 2 projects using the items on that card.

Alice Journal
 Digi by Deidre Mosher (no longer sells her digis)
Challenges:
~Catch the Bug-Bingo- (green, flower, diecut)
~By the Cute and Girly-fav things (ribbons)
~Scrapbooking Queen-hint of green (leaves)
 ~Anything But a Card-Alice in Wonderland
~Anything Goes-seeing double (2 leaves)
~LEJ Designs-flowers

Flower Box
Challenges:
~Craft Us Crazy-anything but a card
~Charisma Cardz-diecuts
~2 Sisters-Spring flowers
 ~Crafty Boots-flowers
~Craft Room Challenge-in the garden (but can't be a card)
 ~Crafting for all Seasons-anything but a card
~Milk Coffee-recycled (ring box)

See you later!!
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Two More Redos

Here are 2 more redone cards.

Here's what the 1st card looked like.

 ...and this is what it's like now.

Just a Note to Say Hi
Challenges:
~Scrapbooking Queen-hint of green
 ~Robyn's Fetish-green
~Word Art Wednesday-anything uplifting
~Milk Coffee-green
~3 Girl Jam-green and ribbon

Here's what the next card looked like. 

..and here it is today!

Joy
Challenges:
~Crimbo Crackers-no stamped image
~Challenges 4 Everybody-anything goes
~Christmas Card Challenge-photo inspiration (stripes inspired me)
 
 ~Happy Campers-add dimension (chipboard and the word JOY is pop-dotted)
~Alphabet-C is for coveted item (the chipboard snowflake)

Have a thrilling Thursday!
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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It's a Good, Good Life!

We all need to be like this boy sometimes and just take it easy, relax and not stress over things that are not worth stressing over!!

This is the Life
Challenges:
~Hambo Hoedown-favorite embellishment (button and ribbon/twine/lace)
~Challenges 4 Everybody-anything goes
~Quirky Crafts-boy, ricrac,button, sentiment
~Whoopsi Daisy-punch it put (tag)
~Created With Love-buttons
~Squigglefly-inspired by a song (It's a Good, Good Life-OneRepublic)
~City Crafter-woodgrain (the wharf and also on the LIFE stickers)
~Creative Craft Challenges-for a kid
~Word Art Wednesday-anything uplifting
~Southern Girls-for the kids



(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Wednesday, March 20

Redos

 Have you ever looked at an older card you've made and thought, "Meh, don't like this anymore!"
You don't want to throw the whole thing away, so the next best thing is to take it apart and redo it! That's what I did here. I took one 6x6 card shown here and made 2 cards!

To Mom
Challenges:
~LEJ Designs-flowers
~Crafty Boots-flowers
~ABC Challenges-flowers
~Fairytale-photo inspiration
~Catch the Bug-Bingo (lace,flower,bling)

You're So Nice...
Digi by ? (if anyone knows,please let me know)
Challenges:
~Challenges 4 Everybody-anything goes
~Kenny K's-one for the girls
~Bearly Mine-anything goes
~Paper Pretties-glitter
~Stamp N Doodle-anything goes
~Word Art Wednesday-anything uplifting

(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Hey Buttercup!

The challenge at PENNY'S PAPER-CRAFTY challenge blog is {gingham and/or checks}.
I've used a sweet digi by Kathryne called Buttercup.
Isn't is adorable! Great for either Easter or Spring!


Challenges:
~Fairytale-photo inspiration
 ~Di's Digi Designs-Easter/Spring
~Tuesday Alchemy-anything goes
~Card Makin' Mamas-Spring
~Dream Valley-female

Countdown is on for our trip to Punta Cana!!! It's my birthday gift!
My birthday is on the 22nd and we are leaving on the 24th!!!
Ahhhh, warm beaches and hot temps, here we come!!! Our bags are packed already!!!

(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Tuesday, March 19

A Cute Easter Bunny

This week the challenge at {PIN}spirational Challenges is this picture!
The sponsors are Totally Stampalicious and Paper Pretties. I used a digi from Paper Pretties.

Source: bhg.com via Deanne on Pinterest

...and here's my card I created.

Happy Easter
Challenges:
~Digi Haven-Easter
~Fairies-Easter
~Polka Doodles-Easter
~Simply Create Too-Easter/Bunnies
~Hiding in my Craft Room-3 patterned papers
~Stampin' Shack-Easter

Oh my, hubby just told me there's a big storm coming this weekend! 25 cm of snow!!! Hoping it doesn't hinder our flight! We're supposed to be outta here Sunday evening!!

Please, SNOW, stay away!!!!
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Monday, March 18

Fins are Fins Forever!

The challenge at LOVE TO CREATE this week is the popular and fun {anything goes}.
The sponsors are Dr. Digi's and 2 Cute Ink. I've used a sweet digi from 2 Cute.

Best "Fin" Forever!
Challenges:
~Word Art Wednesday-anything uplifting
~Dilly Beans-friendship
~Send a Smile 4 Kids-anything for a kid
~Tuesday Alchemy-anything goes
~Divas By Design-some pink
~613 Create Avenue-anything goes
~Sentimental Sundays-anything goes with a sentiment
~Crafty Cardmaker-the word "friend" on card.
Hoping this will be accepted, a play on the word friend
~There She Goes-anything goes
~Pause Dream Enjoy-anything goes

(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Sunday, March 17

Gettin' Ready for Easter

The challenge at PLATYPUS CREEK DIGITALS for the next 2 weeks is {anything Easter BUT not an Easter card}. I recycled a bag and covered it with patterned paper and added the cute Easter Oliver
I thought this would be great to put Easter treats in for hubby's son.

Happy Easter Basket

Challenges:
~Inky Impressions-blue (ribbon)
~Jen's Digi Stamps-recycled (box and paper clip)
~Paper Shelter-Easter
~Whiff of Joy-Easter
~Craft Us Crazy-anything but a card
~Crafty Ribbons-for a boy(and ribbon)
~Little Miss Muffet-for a boy
~Milk Coffee-recycled (box and paper clip)
~Avadares-Easter

Have a great week, lovelies!!!
I'll be gettin' ready for our vacation, too!! Woohoo!!!
Can't wait to get away and just lay on the beach for a few days!!!
Punta Cana, here we come!!
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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A Sad Little Girl

So Sorry!

Challenges:
~Oldie But a Goodie-floral (old supplies are the patterned paper and the flowers)
~Totally Gorjuss-something old (patterned paper and flowers)
~Scrap Creations-favorite embellishments (ribbon, pearls)
~Tuesday Alchemy-anything goes
~Cute Card Thursday-anything goes
~One Stop Craft-anything goes
~Card Mania-lots of layers

Well, it's sad looking out there today! We got snow overnight and it's still snowing now.Whaaaaa!!! But it's St. Patty's Day, so what do you expect!? Newfoundland gets a batch EVERY St Patty's!!!!

(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Saturday, March 16

Hearts and Flowers

I HEART U Mom!

 Digi by Fred She Said
Challenges:
~Go Fish-ribbon
~Dream Valley-Mother's Day
~Card Mania-lots of layers
~Kaboodle Doodles-3D
~City Crafter-inspired by a song (Mama I Love You, Spice Girls)
~Creative Craft Challenges-Mother's Day
~Word Art Wednesday-anything inspiring
~Allsorts-1 image, 2 patterned papers, 3 embellishments (ribbon, chipboard, wire)
~One Stop Craft-anything goes
~Tuesday Alchemy-anything goes

Here are some pics of my flowers and plants around the house.





Yay for SPRI|NG!!!!
(¨`•.•´¨) Hugs
  `•.¸(¨`•.•´¨) from the
(¨`•.•´¨)¸.•´ Heart
 `•.¸.•´ ~DEANNE~
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Ha! April giving birth to Taj!!

Ha! April giving birth to Taj!!
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