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Tuesday, April 8, 2014

OH HAIL!

WE had softball size hail this week.  We lost our roof, skylight, two windows, one truck, one fence, all the plants I just planted the day before, the beautiful things we put out to enrich the yard, etc.  There are no leaves on the trees.  It's a mess.  They confirmed 3 tornadoes.  I took a picture of the one forming over us and they said it was 82 mph.  I've been through a lot of hurricanes.  I prefer those!! But it inspired me to renew beauty.

So, this is my tire swing with pretty leaves returned and I can't wait to go swing.
This is scrap paper.  All of it.  Christmas paper, Hawaiian paper, striped Easter paper, green cut grass and a tire.  The cut is on the Pop Up Neighborhood Cartridge which I've never used.  I don't know why. . 
 That's all I feel like doing.  Going out and jumping in the tire swing an flying away! 



Inside: "I never tire of you."


Thanks for stopping! 

I'm using this card in several challenges.  

FANTABULOUS CRICUT- Use a cartridge you never have before.  Pop Up Neighborhood.
http://papertakeweekly.blogspot.com/- Spring has Sprung
Adding link to http://creativecardcrew.blogspot.com/ SPRING

10 comments:

  1. JEEZ! Sorry for you troubles! STINKS! This is really cute!!! Did you see that you won for the monochromatic challenge at MyCreativeTime??? CONGRATS!

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  2. Here is the link to your WINNING post. :) http://www.creativetimeforme.com/2014/04/thrifty-thursday-wa-sketch.html

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  3. Here is the link to your WINNING post. :) http://www.creativetimeforme.com/2014/04/thrifty-thursday-wa-sketch.html

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  4. Bummer about the hail-we've had a lot of that in the last two weeks. But your card is super cute! Great choice of papers & cartridge-love it! Thanks for joining us at FCCB this week!

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  5. Oh I just love this, that tree is incredible and I like the scene it creates. I have never used that one, either! Thanks so much for joining us at FCCB this week!

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  6. Thanks for sharing your sweet card.
    Sounds like you need a pick me up.
    Sorry about all the damage. I'm glad you are all safe.
    Crafty hugs,
    D~
    DesignsByDragongfly.blogspot
    Guest Designer FCCB

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  7. lovely way of using scrap paper! thank you for joining us at Creative Card Crew for our spring challenge! Irene DT xx

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  8. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining our spring challenge at Creative Card Crew!
    Hugs, Yvonne

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  9. What a super fun card! And I love the punny sentiment inside :)

    Thanks for playing along with us at Creative Card Crew!
    ~ Crystal (DT)

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  10. OH MY Penny, how awful!!! Thank goodness you are OK! All that work and gone with the wink of an eye. I hope you bounce back quickly. Love your card! That tire swing is adorable and I love the striped paper, nice! Also glad you had some time to create again. All here is so-so. My Dad is as grumpy as ever, and going down hill. I am pretty tied to home. It sure gets old! Sending big hugs, Joanne.

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