Saturday, December 31, 2011

Bridge Climb

Thankful that:

Ann was able to get me 12 different kinds of fruits
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Mommy on the Bridge Climb information area


Cluster: Raspberry Road Designs
Word art: Elegant Word Art

Used for this layout is a paper from Keley Designs' The Charm Of Nature kit, the preview and description of which are found in the April 2, 2011 post.

Friday, December 30, 2011

Maroubra beach

Thankful that:

I found the books I was looking for
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Liza and Bambino in Maroubra


Template: StudioC

Used for this layout is Cilenia Curtis' By Land & By Sea mini kit which contains five watery papers with a splash of sea foam, 3 painted nautical stars, 2 brads, a nautical compass and an old world looking sail.

Thursday, December 29, 2011

Unwind

Thankful that:

my friend Sandie Brewster sent me a Christmas gift
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Arlin Javier and I wait for the others to pick us up at Quirino Avenue corner Taft Avenue


Used for this layout are the following products by Cilenia Curtis:

Beautiful Mess 7 kit which contains 14 papers, 20 elements, capital alpha & numbers in 2 styles and 5 overlays/masks,


Multiphoto Templates Artsy 1-6 Bundle, and


a word art from Vacation Time kit, the description and preview of which you'll find in the November 24, 2011 post.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Too cute to spook

Thankful that:

I have a PLDT budget card worth P200.00 which allowed Hansel and me to talk for 2 hours 13 minutes 20 seconds
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Hansel and I are really too cute to spook


Used for this layout are A Boo-tiful Evening kit and a word art from A Boo-tiful Evening Wordart set by Kathy Winters Designs, the descriptions and previews of which you'll find in the post below.

Likewise used is a template from Jellebelleke’s Design's Make My Day template pack.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Bootiful evening

Thankful that:

Ann and Manny treated me to dinner at the SM Mall of Asia
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Posing in front of the witch cardboard cutout


Used for this layout are:

A Boo-tiful Evening kit by Kathy Winters Designs which contains 16 papers and 46 elements: 1 bat, 3 bottle caps, 1 bow, crimped, 1 bow, checkered, 2 branches, 3 buttons, 2 cats, 1 fence, 2 flourishes, 6 flowers, 2 frames, 2 ghosts, 1 haunted house, 3 journaling tags, 2 leaves, 1 moon, 1 owl, 3 pumpkins, 1 ribbon, crimped, 1 ribbon, gingham, 1 ribbon, checkered, 1 spider, 1 spider web, 1 spooky tree, 2 strings, and 1 witch,


a word art from A Boo-tiful Evening Wordart set by Kathy Winters Designs which contains five (5) decorated wordart pieces, and


a template from Jellebelleke's Designs' Joy of Life Vol. 1 template pack, the preview of which you'll find in the October 3, 2011 post.

Monday, December 26, 2011

Mommy and friends

Thankful that:

Jojo Ratilla gifted me with a manicure and pedicure
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Mommy and her friends


Used for this layout is Sue Wood Designs' Clean'n'Fresh minikit which includes 6 papers and 12 elements.

Sunday, December 25, 2011

Life changes

Thankful for:

Mama Mary who said yes
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Me at work


Template: Studio C

Used for this layout is Cilenia Curtis' Playful kit, the description and preview of which you'll find in the April 30, 2011 post.

Saturday, December 24, 2011

Corned beef

Thankful that:

my corn dogs still turned out great even though I used flour to prevent the batter from slipping from the hotdog
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Peking duck would have been enough for us for lunch but Hansel decided to have corned beef too. So I let him cook it.


Used for this layout are the following products:

Cilenia Curtis' Beautiful Mess 5 - Mixed Media Art Journaling Kit which includes 15 papers, (9 artist papers and 6 painted solids), and 45 elements including many tags and painted transfers,


Cilenia Curtis' Creative Musings May 03 mini kit, the preview and description of which you'll find in the July 30, 2011 post, and

a word art from Meagan’s Creations and Designs by Christi's Nov. BAK Sprinkles Word Art Set

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Friday, December 23, 2011

Giving up

Thankful that:

my Canon camera has now been repaired
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Gemma Oquendo, Ajay Reyes, Wina Monceda, Jojo Ratilla, and I stop at this area for a moment before proceeding to Bomod-ok Falls.


Used for this layout is Cilenia Curtis' Beautiful Mess 6 kit which includes: 6 designer artsy papers, 7 solids painted on paint textured papers, 36 elements with word art too, 8 brushes, 3 page overlays, and 4 transfers.


Likewise used is a template from her Sketchbook Templates PSD Layered Quickpages, the preview of which you'll find in the November 21, 2011 post.

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Happy birthday

Thankful that:

Sarah Lim, Beth Sorianosos, and I had our annual Christmas dinner reunion at Shakey's
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Celebrating the boss's birthday at Kamayan


Used for this layout are the following products:

Birthday Bash kit by Snips and Snails Designs which includes: 5 patterned/textured papers, 2 balloons, 1 border, 1 bow, 1 candle, 1 cupcake, 1 flower, 1 single photo frame, 2 gifts, 1 hat, 1 ribbon, and 1 word art,


Cilenia Curtis' Sketchbook Templates PSD Layered Quickpages, the preview of which you'll find in the November 21, 2011 post, and

a word art from Wordart World by Jennifer's Happy Birthday Word Art Pack, the preview and description of which you'll find in the July 20, 2011 post.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Snips and Snails Designs' Christmas blog hop

Thankful that:

I won a Pentax camera in the raffle during our Christmas party
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Isn't it exciting but I'm participating in Snips and Snails Designs aka Stephanne Christmas blog hop with my fellow CT members. I haven't done this in a long time.

In any case, I made two brag books with Stephanne's Fading Fall Bundle. This foliage filled bundle celebrates the Fading Fall, hence the title. This bundle has the kit, stacked papers, painted overlays, and cardstocks. And for more of Stephanne's products please go to her stores at Divine Digital and The Studio.


For a more thorough description of the bundle as well as the previews please see two posts below.

Without further ado, here are my contributions to the brag book blog hop:



The Blog Hop will end on January 4, 2012 and the links will be taken down then. So don't dilly dally and go snag the other brag books from my fellow CT members. Here is the complete Blog Hop List:

Snips and Snails Designs
Stacy
Christie
Jen
Kim
Edna
Ekaterina
Lyn -- you're here

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Sagada

Thankful that:

my badminton partner Jean and I won our match which was the first win for our team and our team, the Blue Team, won over the Red Team
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After exploring Sumaguing Cave I took a seat on this low rock wall and took in the spectacular view


For this layout I used Fading Fall Bundle by Snips and Snails Designs, the preview and description of which you'll find in the post below.

Monday, December 19, 2011

Glorious days of autumn

Thankful that:

my friend Eva Frederiksen sent me a Christmas gift
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At Mount Schoenstatt with Vin and Mommy


Template: JennCk Designs

Used for this layout is Fading Fall Bundle by Snips and Snails Designs. This bundle has the kit, 4 stacked and embellished papers, 6 painted embellished overlays, and 10 solid colored cardstock papers. Included are: 20 patterned and textured papers, 1 bead scatter, 2 bittersweet branches, 1 bittersweet scatter, 3 bows, 5 branches, 2 buttons, 2 Indian corn cobs, 3 dried bits, 8 flowers, 3 single photo frames, 1 multi-photo frame, 1 knot, 11 leaves, 2 maple seed pods, 1 matte, 1 poppy pod, 4 ribbons, 2 rickracks, 4 seed scatters, 1 spool with thread, 1 spool with ribbon, 2 staples (with and without holes), 2 stitches, 2 strings, and 3 tags.






Likewise used is a word art from the Fall Frolic word art pack by Kathy Winters Designs, the preview and description of which you'll find in the December 7, 2011 post.

Meagan's Creations' 2012 calendar set

Meagan's CT Lauren wanted a set of calendars that she can print on cards she makes for her family! So Meagan's Creations has this great set of 2012 calendars for you! You could use them in your printable projects or you could also use these for your desktops. These calendars come in png format, in two different font versions and 10" by 9" at 300 dpi so they can be used however you need them!




You can grab them for 30% through Christmas Eve (can you believe it's just around the corner!!).

Happy Scrapping!

Sunday, December 18, 2011

Christmas magic freebie 8 x 8 quick page

Thankful that:

I found a simple recipe for chicken soup stock
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I made a quick page with Gail Cook's Christmas Magic Scrap Kit. The description and preview of the kit are given two posts below.


http://www.4shared.com/photo/CaOpYhOT/lawyerlyn_gc_cm_qp_8x8.html

If you want to get the kit for FREE all you have to do is join the QP Collection Game for December at DigiScrap Station.

Don't forget to check out the forum at DigiScrap Station to collect any other free quickpages that are available!

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Better not pout

Thankful that:

Ann and Manny dropped me off at Magallanes, as this is where the Canon office is located
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Christmas 2001


Template: Jellebelleke’s Designs

For this layout I used Gail Cook's Christmas Magic Scrap Kit, the description and preview of which you'll find in the post below.

Friday, December 16, 2011

Christmas magic

Thankful that:

a fellow shopper at SM Quiapo took my picture on my camera phone upon my request
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At Newport City with Wina Monceda, Arlin Javier, Vi Felix, and Mario Garcia


Used for this layout is Gail Cook's Christmas Magic Scrap Kit which includes 28 backgrounds and 65 elements -- 1 Christmas Magic word art, 8 bows, 4 Christmas packages, 8 framed charms, 1 charm border, 6 glittered flowers, 1 gold glitter spray, 1 gold tied string, 3 ribbons, 1 holly leaves with berries, 4 jingle bells, 6 stickers, 2 stockings, 7 tags, 2 green curled ribbons, 1 snowman, 1 red poinsettia cluster, and 2 white poinsettias.


Thursday, December 15, 2011

Dancing

Thankful that:

I didn't lose my Body Shop lipstick which Hansel bought
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Mia dancing on the balcony of their house


Used for this layout is Meagan’s Creations' Brought to You by the Letter A- the Fairy Add-On which includes: 5 additional papers, 11 elements -- 1 bead scatter, 1 layered felt fuzz, 3 silk flowers, 1 ricrac, 1 sparkle trail, 1 zigzag stitch, 1 twinkle think thought bubble, and 1 set of glitter wings.


Likewise used is a word art from Wordart World by Jennifer's ABC Book Word Art. The kit includes over 250 premade words that you can easily recolor or modify to work on your page. Plus, you will get a fabulous collection of versatile alpha sets that can be mixed and matched, depending on the style of your book. It also features a set of alpha backgrounds that can be used behind your alpha. Even if you are not making an ABC book, this kit is filled with words that could be used in almost any layout, to spruce up your page.

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Ice cream bar

Thankful that:

I was named Best Dressed Female during the Christmas party where the theme is the 1960s
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Having an ice cream bar before proceeding to Fairfield City Farm


Template: Kathy Winters Designs

Used for this layout is Sweet Stuff kit by Snips and Snails Designs. The kit includes 10 patterned/textured papers, 1 banner, 2 bows, 1 button, 5 assorted candies, 2 candy sticks, 1 chocolate, 1 cupcake, 1 single photo frame, 1 multi photo frame, 1 fruit slice cluster, 1 gumdrops, 1 jelly beans, 1 lollipop, 1 ribbon, and 1 tag.


Meagan's Creations' Sale and Freebie


Every Tuesday Meagan is featuring one of her previous releases. What does this mean for you? This means that you will get the kit for half price and you get a little freebie to go with it!!! This week she is featuring one of her template packs, Wavylicious Templates. This template pack has lots of fun wavy layout ideas for you to use!! Meagan has this kit half off today ONLY, that's just $1!!!! And there is a freebie for you too!!!










Here is some inspiration for you!!!















And here is your freebie, made by Stephanie! Its a QuickPage using Those Were the Days by Meagan's Creations and her Wavylicious Templates! Click on the preview to download!





Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Sbarro

Thankful that:

Manny brought home a sack of rice
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Nol Cera, Jeanett Luyon, Vi Vallar and myself as we celebrate Jeanett's birthday in Sbarro


Used for this layout are the following:

Keley Designs' Happy Birthday Kit which includes 10 papers and 56 individual elements: 4 balloons, 4 binder clips, 4 buttons, 4 cakes, 4 frames, 4 hats, 4 paper clips, 6 presents, 4 ribbons, 2 rubans, 4 rubbers, 4 rubber bands, 2 staples, 3 stitches, and 2 twists.


Meagan’s Creations' Birthday Diva Word Art,


and a template from Queen Wild Scraps' Our Home and Native Land Templates