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Rochester, NH, United States
A place where Scrapping is savored as you would a wonderful meal and, while you're here, we enjoy each other's company --I am a working single mom who tries to juggle everything in the air with the hopes that when misses one she's not underneath to get whacked. Oh and I'm binlingual too :) Un lugar donde se desgusta el arte de Scrap como un bueno plato y de camino pasamos un rato entre amigos -- Soy una madre soltera que pretende no ser atropellada y aplastada cuando una de las multiples responsibilidades y tareas que mantego al aire se me escapa y caye a la tierra. Oh y soy binlingue tambien :)

Thursday, August 25, 2011

The Sweet Stamp Shop and The Sweetest Memory Etsy Shop

I got goodies from some of the giveaways !!! fun fun fun till they take my keyboard away..... in any case need to take snaps and post but today is gray and raining so isn't gonna work well for good snaps the here are BIG SHOUT outs to these two site from whom have received my blog candy-- make sure you go and tell em I sent you -- I know they'll Love it :)
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Tengo dulces para comparti!!!! Y estare divirtiendome hasta que me quite el teclado .... de todos modos tengo que scar unas fotos pero el dia no esta por esto porque es super gris y oscuro, no muy bueno para sacar fotos. Favor de pasar por estas dos paginas y diles HOLA de mi parte. Me regarlaron cosillas deliciosas y estoy segura que os gustara!

Monday, August 22, 2011

lee la la: You are My Sunshine {HUGE GIVEAWAY}

more giveaways -- I'm hooked lately :)
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mas concurso -- estoy perdida por ellos ultimamente :)

lee la la: You are My Sunshine {HUGE GIVEAWAY}: As girls, we can't help but have a SONG for just about everything... First Crush. First Love. Summers spent with Friends. Vacations. ...

Friday, August 19, 2011

The Twinery: Anniversary Celebration Day 5 - Baker's Twine Give...

I've been following this celebration all week in my quest for scrapping refreshing -- come join me you still have time !:)
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He estado participando en esta celebracion todo esta semana mientras me pongo a refrescar a mi creatividad, aun queda tiempo, ven a jugar! :)

The Twinery: Anniversary Celebration Day 5 - Baker's Twine Give...: Happy Friday Everyone! We hope that everyone has had a fun week following along as we celebrated the first anniversary of The Twinery! We ...

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Bird's Party Blog: Friday Giveaway: $200 Worth of Fabulous Prizes to ...

As I am slowing coming back to the scrap world I've been bitten by the Blog Hop -- I know it's not new but it is to me as I havne't been in the loop for a number of years
Been soaking up creativity and entering all kinds of contests/drawings for blog Candy and this one would really rock if got it -- who can't resist candy, parties and fun paper products?
Not me that's for sure -- head over and check it out :)
I need to come back and post about the two I've won so far as well...I will I promise
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Com habia dicho mi regreso al mudo de scrapping es muy interesante, y confieso que estoy enamorada de los Blog Hop ahora -- se que no son nuevos pero para mi lo son dado que llevo unos anos sin participar activamente ni en mi blog ni en el scrapping. Ademas me estoy apuntando a todas las rifas de Blog Candy qeu encuento. Que diversion tan deliciosa! Queine pueda resistir a tartas, y dulces , sean de papel o no??? Pues yo no :) no te quedes atras-- irete corriendo a este Blog y apuntate!
Por cierto debo escribir de los que llevo ganado -- lo hare lo prometo

Bird's Party Blog: Friday Giveaway: $200 Worth of Fabulous Prizes to ...: Today's giveaway is very special. Usually I'm the one who looks for new and exciting vendors and sponsors to share with you guys, but thi...

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

2 Renewal posts in on day - Score!/Renovandome 2 veces en el mismo dia - GOOOOL!

I was blog hopping and stumbled onto this wonderful Birthday Blog Candy
It was a great chance to get some updated supplies and new ideas
I hope I win but it's still fun to try-- I posted here photo of the goodies too
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Pues en mi afan de ir actualizandome me he encontrado este blog con una oportunidad de ganar un buen Dulce. Siendo que es una manera de posiblemente adquerir productos nuevos me he apuntado. Espero que me toque pero si no al menos lo he intendado -- he puesto la foto del premio

check out/vea verlo aca Brenscraps Birthday Blog Candy here

Blog Hopping -Need to start again/Hay que renovarse

So just shy of two months since my last post and while I seem to be able get here and post, the truth is my creative flow has been severely hampered for the last 4 +years. It's been depressing to look at my scrap/craft table and cringe at the mess and disorganization. Seemed to be rather reflective of my own current mood -- overwhelmed with family obligations to the point of just going through the motions.

I've been really wanting to create but am daunted by what see now and how out of sync I am with trends and product. It really shouldn't matter because art is personal and you make it with what you have not what you can't get. --That right there is a perfect life lesson -- be happy with what you have not what you think you need or want. I am happy with my situation; got a wonderful steady job, kids are good, I can mostly meet my financial obligations but every now and then I just wish could do more or that a little excessive luck would fall into my lap :). I know we all feel the same way.

So I've been making little inroads into coming back and cooking up creative tapas again. Most of my craft area has been cleared out so I can revamp it. Hopefully soon will have cleared it enough to to some RAK's. But the steps I've really been taking is to start blog hopping again. I've enjoyed seeing all the creative cards/LOs/projects and they seem to be jump starting me again. It's like pouring water on a thirsty plant, or replacing the oil in the car. The synapses are starting to fire and a reboot is occurring... Here's to creative renewal!

Please go see some of these blogs -- you'll love them

Sweet Stamp Shop I won a new stamp set here (yay me!)
Create Serendipity Emily knows my work,we met on the Memory Makers Forum years ago
Stamping with Melissa We also met on the Memories Makers Forum as well
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Pues mi ultima noticia aca fue hace casi dos mes, y aunque intento pasar por aqui en mi blog y escribiros, es como mi alma creativa se haya dormido y no quiere despertar
por mucho que le ruega levantarse. Echando miradas a mis mesa donde creaba mis tapitas me desanimaba el desorden y descuido que veo. Es desafortunadamente un reflejo de mi situatcion actual en que mis obligaciones familiales han conseguido aplastarme a mi.

En realidad llevo asi casi 4 anos y estoy pasmada mientras la creatividad que busco me pasa de lado. Cuando veo a todo los nuevo productos y tecnicos me quedo triste porque se que el arte no se crea siempre y solo con lo nuevo sino con lo que tienes. Esto si en una verdad de la vida: Estar contento con lo que tienes no ocn lo que no tienes o deseas conseguir. Intento poner esto enpractica diariamente por que es cierto que estoy contenta con mi trabajo, mi familia y el poder controlar mis finanzas actuales mas o menos bien. Sin embargo seria delicioso recibir una partidad extra de suerte de cuando en cuando y se que todos nosotros sentimos igual de cuando en cuando.

Y con decir esto decidi tomar algunas pequenas acciones en adelantar mi retorno a mi cocina creativa, ya que deseo crear mis tapitas y desgustarlas de nuevo con todos.
Casi esta totalmente recogido mis mesa para poder re-organizarla. Espero poder tener unos RAKs en un tiempo breve. Y una cosa que realmente esto disfrutando son los BLOG HOPS. Visitando estos blogs me esta energizandome, como dar agua a una planta o cambiar el aceite en el coche. Me siento la recarga de mis pilas y espero estar concinando pronto

Pasate a desgustar a estos blogs --estoy segura que te gustara!

Sweet Stamp Shop fue ganadora de un juego de estampas (ole!)
Create Serendipity conoci a Emily a traves de Memory Makers Forum hace muchos anos