1/12/2009

monday, monday, monday...

monday mornings and afternoons are like my friday nights. except without the darkness. i have off work mondays, tuesdays, and don't go back until wednesday evening so you get where i'm coming from. nice.

i did some laundry today. tidied up my kitchen at bit--i had it sparkly clean when i left for work sunday and since the boys spent most of the day messing up grandma's house, i didn't have too much to do. i do, however, need to mop the floor. i've been keeping my head up high so that i don't notice it too much. owen and i just finished lunch and now he is napping.

i took this pic on friday. it is one of about 12. this is the best one i could get. michael was upset about something, as usual. but he looks cuter than owen and i. he is sort of smiling.

and then i did this layout friday afternoon-ish. it's using the new exclusive line of papers from SC. and they are awesome. i ordered extra and have been trying to use them sparingly as i'm not sure that i'll be able to get any more! i actually used eyelets on it; they were begging me to use them. and i had always wanted to finish the idea of threading the string through them, but was too dumb to think to use a needle (and it never worked out). oh well.

be sure to check out BASB. my girl Aimee re-vamped a trash can and it is wonderful! i love it! so we have 4 really awesome projects up there for you to get inspiration from and i hope that you'll play along! i'll be announcing a winner on thursday and you could get all this...just for playing! it is a Valentine/girlie theme with some thickers, ribbon, buttons, felt flower i cut out, tags i printed, maya road clear and chipboard accents, MM tiny alphas, 6x6 pad of Basic Grey Sultry, Kaiser Craft pearls and wooden hearts, Prima flowers, and a board book for you to decorate!

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7 paper addicts say...:

Susan Beth said...

I think you look great in that photo! And I love the layout.

lauren said...

sweet, sweet layout!

vtpuggirl said...

Cute layout and photo! Glad you got some time off.

jenjen said...

I think your picture turned out so cute! And you are so talented. I love the layout. Wow!!!!

Jen

dawn said...

What a cute pic of you and your little guys!

Love your LO! Those exclusive papers are sweet!

Elisa said...

Great photo of you and you kiddies, you look gorgeous!

Love the LO too, the glittery title and the paper collage are brill!

Hello Hobbies said...

You all are looking so cute in that pic. I am happy for you.
Good Luck
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