Wednesday, October 31, 2012

P licence

Thankful that:

Ann bought a Silhouette Cameo

the Supreme Court announced a half-day
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Liza finally got her provisional licence


Template: AK Designs, Our Life in One Year: March Templates

Used for this layout are Aimee Harrison Design Studios, Digilicious Designs, and Snips and Snails Designs' Vintage Summer kit, the preview and description of which you can find in the post below, and

Vintage Summer Alpha


Likewise used are Snips and Snails Designs' Vellum Doilies and Vellum Ellies, the previews of which are in the post below.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

I scrap for you

Thankful that:

the train doors did not close quickly so my decision was made for me to get off at Buendia instead of Liberta

I didn't have any difficulty getting a taxi

Nol Castillo accompanied me to the bank
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At the Manila Memorial Park


Template: Yin Designs

Used for this layout are the following products by Aimee Harrison Design Studios, Digilicious Designs, and Snips and Snails Designs:

Vintage Summer kit which includes 30 papers and 55 elements and


Vintage Summer Brads,


Likewise used are Snips and Snails Designs:

Vellum Doilies and


Vellum Ellies.

Monday, October 29, 2012

My heart, my love

Thankful that:

I had a paper bag with me when I bought take out food at Greenwich Pizza in Pasay City because they don't provide plastic bags with handles anymore
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Hansel in Baguio City


Kit: Fanette Design / Love is All
Template: Royanna Fritschmann

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Lunch in Vigan

Thankful that:

there were envelopes for Masses for the dearly departed in the chapel
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At the Hotel Salcedo de Vigan I had my first taste of KBL (kamatis, bagoong, and lasona or onion) which goes well with bagnet.


Template: Katja G. (DoggiNo)

Used for this layout is Panda Bear Designs' Serenity kit which includes 6 papers and 22 elements.


You can get the kit for FREE between the dates of October 15 to November 13, 2012 once you participate in the Make Your Own Siggie Challenge at DigiScrap Station.

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Sacred space

Thankful that:

I remembered to take my medicine
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This is the place where I spend a lot of my waking hours


Template: AK Designs

Used for this layout are the following products by Aria:

Follow Your Art Strength Elements and


Follow Your Art Strength Papers which feature 14 unique papers and two bonus papers.

Friday, October 26, 2012

Happy girl

Thankful that:

today is a non-working holiday
_______________________________

Mia


Quick page: Feli Designs

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Respect the past

Thankful that:

there was space in the front seat of the jeepney and when the passenger beside me got off nobody else sat beside me until I've reached my destination

Hansel called
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Look to the future and respect the past.


Used for this layout are the following products by Aria:

Attic Treasures Elements pack which has 21 elements and


Attic Treasures 8.5 x 11 Papers pack which contain 8 papers


Likewise used is a digital scrapbook template from Scrap Art Studio's CASE File No. 13 which is free until tomorrow, Friday. After that, all sales will go to Art Aid Charity to help supply art supplies to public schools through DickBlick Art Supplies.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Autumn splendor freebie quick page

Thankful that:

I didn't have to wait long to get a mammogram
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I made 2 quick pages -- one in a 12x12 format and the other in an 8x8 format -- with Panda Bear Designs' Autumn Splendor kit, the description and preview of which you'll find in the post below.


Download the 12 x 12 format HERE

Download the 8 x 8 format HERE

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

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

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Oasis Country Resort

Thankful that:

Aiai Tumale has been discharged from the hospital

we were able to go to the wake of Cha's dad
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Cats and I at the Oasis Country Resort


Template: Little Bit Shoppe Designs

Used for this layout is Panda Bear Designs' Autumn Splendor kit which includes 19 papers in varying colors and textures and plenty of elements.

Monday, October 22, 2012

Berry-tastic freebie quick page

Thankful that:

I wasn't in the office when merienda was served
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I made a quick page with Aquarius Design's Berry-Tastic elements pack and Berry-Tastic papers pack, the previews and descriptions of which are found two posts below.


You can download it HERE

Sunday, October 21, 2012

McGuigan Wines

Thankful that:

Pedro Calungsod is canonized making him the second Filipino saint

Mommy, Manny, Ann, and I had lunch at Super Bowl of China

Cha arrived safely from Sydney
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At McGuigan Wines


Used for this layout are Aquarius Design's Berry-Tastic elements pack and Berry-Tastic papers pack, the previews and description of which are found in the post below.

Saturday, October 20, 2012

Roche

Thankful that:

Hansel bought a shirt for me from Aruba
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Jello and Justin at Hunter Valley Gardens


Template: Colie's Corner

Used for this layout are the following products by Aquarius Design:

Berry-Tastic elements pack which contains 40 different elements and


Berry-Tastic papers pack containing 12 different background papers.

Friday, October 19, 2012

Bloom where you are planted

Thankful that:

Hansel called for I was able to tell him the health woes at home
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Good people can cancel out the actions of bad ones


Used for this layout are the following products by Aria:

Follow Your Art Hope Elements which includes 21 unique elements,


Follow Your Art Hope Papers which features 12 soft toned papers, and


Follow Your Art Hope Clusters which contains 4 soft toned clusters.

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Jello

Thankful for:

Nong of Casa Mercedes who lent me a gate pass so that I can see the exhibits at the Manila FAME at SMX Convention Center
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Since Jello is already at that stage where he finds it embarrassing to be accompanied to school I contented myself with having a picture taken with him at home


Used for this layout are the following products by Snips and Snails Designs:

Upper Classmen Elements, Upper Classmen Papers, the previews of which you'll find in the post below,

Upper Classmen Overlays which includes 4 overlays, and


Upper Classmen Words which contains 28 word strips.


Likewise used is a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's Template Pack No 27 12x12, the preview of which is found in the September 7, 2012 post.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Rizal Park

Thankful that:

there are envelopes for the dearly departed at Quiapo Church
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Rizal Park in Davao City


Template: Colie's Corner

Used for this layout are the following products by Snips and Snails Designs:

Upper Classmen Elements,


Upper Classmen Papers which includes 10 patterned and textured papers,


Upper Classmen Cardstock which features 14 solid colored cardstock papers, and


Upper Classmen Alpha which includes 1 full alpha (upper, lower, numbers, symbols).

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Overcoming adversity

Thankful that:

I finally had my ears checked
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When trials come, I rely on God's help to get me through


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

Follow Your Art -- Hope -- Ephemera which includes 13 pieces of ephemera,


Follow Your Art -- Hope -- Papers which includes 4 artist's designer papers and 8 soft and shabby solids,


Follow Your Art -- Hope -- Transfers & Doodles which includes 11 hand painted transfers (rub-ons) and 5 hand drawn ink doodles, and


Follow Your Art -- Hope -- Stitches which includes 11 sets of color coordinated stitches.

Monday, October 15, 2012

Sydney Opera House

Thankful that:

Ai-ai Tumale has nearly finished cooking dinner when I arrived
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Mommy with the Sydney Opera House in the background


Quick page: Feli Designs

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Moments like these

Thankful that:

I got up at 3:00 a.m., for Hansel went online at that time

I won another bag at the roulette game at Landmark
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While the others pose formally for the photo shoot, Justin, Bambino, and Mia did their informal poses.



Template: AK Designs

Used for this layout are the following products by Wordart World by Jennifer:

Family Memories which includes 18 elements and 9 word art images as well as 20 papers and


These are the Moments word art pack which features a set of 9 digital and printable word art images.

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Seize the moment

Thankful that:

Hansel called from Colombia and we were able to talk for more than an hour
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Out of tragedy comes a joyous realization


Template: Megan Turnidge

Used for this layout are Aria's Follow Your Art Journey Elements and Follow Your Art Journey Papers, the previews and descriptions of which are found in the post below.

Friday, October 12, 2012

Why do I scrap?

Thankful that:

Nol Castillo treated me to a late lunch at Mexicali
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One of the reasons is that I want to preserve my memories


Template: Royanna Lea Fritschmann

Used for this layout are the following products by Aria:

Follow Your Art Journey Elements which includes 24 unique elements of nature and


Follow Your Art Journey Papers which includes 12 nature papers