Thursday, January 30, 2020


Hello and happy day!

I'm very excited to be guest designing for CAS(E) THIS SKETCH this week!

Here is the fabulous sketch #357 for you to try....

I'm a little bit rusty in my card making abilities, but I had lots of fun designing this many possibilities with this layout!

I opted for the PTI - Birthday Balloon Set along with the matching Balloon Die. The fun Design Paper is also from PTI.

A BIG "Thank you" to the CAS(E) THIS SKETCH team for inviting me this week!!! I hope you guys will go and check them out and play along...I'll be looking for your cards!!!

Let me know what you think!?!?

Wishing you a fabulous day and weekend! ~SL~

Sunday, January 19, 2020


Hello friends!

Long time to no see and talk....

Hope you all survived the holidays and had a great start into "2020" ?!?

Ours was a whirl wind of sad, fun and very exciting events...first we had to put down our beloved boxer boy "Luke"... (he was almost 12 yrs) it was heartbreaking for sure :(.....

On a happier note, our youngest daughter Miriam celebrated her 15th birthday, our oldest daughter graduated early with her BBA in Marketing, then it was Christmas and before we knew it, our oldest daughter had a job offer that will be taking her to Houston, TX - which is about 4 hours from the meantime we have done lots of driving....finding an apartment, furniture etc. and now we are in the last phase of finally moving her into the new place!

Needless to say that my crafting has once again taken the back burner...but it's all good and I finally had a little "ME" time!

When I saw the fabulous sketch from CAS(E) THIS SKETCH #355 I knew I had to play along...

For my card I used a mixture of older stamp sets from PTI, MFT and Stamping Up. The DP is also from PTI and at last I added some Clear Sequins.

Thank you for stopping by and I wish you a wonderful day! ~SL~


Happy Thursday! Stopping by with a card for the new Inspired By .... Here is this weeks  #IB289 inspiration photo and a sketch .... I was in...