Monday, November 1, 2010

Happy November!

Wow, how can it be November first already?  Time flies!  It seems like just yesterday that Tammy asked me to be part of a new challenge blog called Color Throwdown!  I have had so much fun with the girls on the team, as well as the girls on the ColourQ and Paper Players teams. But life brings changes, and I feel the need to step down from my DT commitments for a while.  I will still be stamping, blogging and participating in the challenges, but in a more casual frame of mind!!  I haven’t had time to comment and visit my favorite blogs, and that makes me sad, so hopefully this will give me a bit more time.  And the worst part is that I started stamping because I love sending out cards, and I have fallen behind on that as well!  I so need to catch up!

That being said, today I am sharing a couple goodies I received recently from my wonderful stamping friends!  The first is a cute Halloween card from Beth:

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I just love that punched drippy goo!!!

And a pretty little goodie from Kathy:

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which snazzily opens up to reveal a little hand sanitizer:

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Ack!  I LOVE that little guy peeking out from his little hiding place!!!  Thanks, girls, for both!!! 

And I can’t pass up sharing my little granddaughter’s first Halloween costume:

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Have a great Monday!

14 comments:

  1. Wow! Your GD is getting so big!! Time flies! Lovely little treats from your friends! I love that hand sanitizer packaging! So clever! Enjoy your time LeAnne.
    Hugs!
    Lesley

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  2. SHE'S ADORABLE!!! LOVE that little prissy skirt! Thanks for sharing those cards. I really like that little card/holder of sanitizer. What a clever idea!

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  3. Great projects. Your GD is just adorable, the "sweetest pumpkin in the patch". Thanks for sharing the projects and the photos.

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  4. Your sweet DGD really is a cute lil pumpkin'!!
    I don't know how you managed to keep your commitments with so many DT but you did it quite well!! Hopefully this frees up some quality family and stamping time for you :)

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  5. Great post! Love your card, gift and adorable photo! :)

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  6. Hi Leann Thanks for stopping by my blog....
    Those treats are `delicious`
    and Awwww look at your beautiful GD ..She is Spooktacular!!!
    Have a fab week:) xxx

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  7. Ohhhhh she is such a sweety!!!
    Was wondering if the friend that sent the treat with the hand sanitizer has a template she'd like to share with us hmmmmm???

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  8. I hear you on falling behind....I'm right there with you and I'm not on a DT!!!! I hope you feel more balanced very soon.

    Gorgeous lovelies in the mail!!!! And your granddaughter is just too precious - love her little outfit!

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  9. Thanks for your lovely comments LeAnne, they are appreciated. Have a lovely time with your family.

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  10. Hey there sweetie - I missed you as I added the cards to the colourQ post last night! [sigh] I know you'll enjoy the time off with that precious baby! She'll thrive with your undivided attention and you'll be happier too, not having that nagging feeling that something's going undone - lol! You are such a special lady, LeAnne - I LURVE YOU!!!

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  11. Wow, LeAnne! When you bow out, you do it big time! I understand your need for some me time. I miss you already with all that talk about your cards not seeming right when in fact they are so wonderful. I will be back to see your cards often. Your link is on my blog under Sylvia's favorites!, cause you are one of my favorites. Hugs to you!

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  12. I can certainly understand your need for "me" time. That's a lot of DT's to be on at once. I hope you find joy in your card-making once again, I mean true joy. THe kind that made you want to send out all those cards! God Bless you and your family, LeAnne.

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  13. Love the pic of your granddaughter, she has grown so much! Looks adorable! I hope you will enjoy your new found card time, I know you will be missed on all the design teams. Having fun is what it's all about! ~Diane

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  14. I'm so sad that you won't be on the Design Teams...is it a permanent thing? Cassidy looks ADORABLE in her little tutu...love it!

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