Saturday, May 7, 2016

NSD American Crafts Giveaway

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Happy National Scrapbook Day friends!  I'm so pleased to offer this prize with American Crafts.

National Scrapbooking day means so much to me because this hobby has given me such a creative outlet, while documenting memories of family and friends.



For my prize pack I am giving away a lovely assortment from the Shimelle Starshine collection.
*** Giveaway is open till 10am Tuesday, May 10th, a winner will be announced shortly after on that day***


To enter, please leave a comment on my post answering this question: What are your plans for National Scrapbooking day??


Next on the hop is http://americancrafts.typepad.com/


Thanks, and good luck!






118 comments:

  1. I've had to spend the day revising, but popped to Hobbycraft to buy a few bits to cheer me up!! :P

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  2. I would love to be crafting but I need to study:(

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  3. I've been enjoying some sunshine ofc taking pictures :) and building up a stash of challenges from Shimelle.com which once ive made tea I will be settling down too! :) can't wait!

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  4. I have been having to much fun following the so creative women of Victoria Marie FB group.. Love it!

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  5. My plans for this day involve getting crafty and making as much stuff as I can, I have been cleaning up my room for a week and trying to get ready for this BIG day!! Love that I have lots of crafty goodies to play with!! Lots of American Crafts stuff - I stocked up at my local scrapbook store!!

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  6. Happy NSD!!! My favorite holiday!!! I have a birthday party to attend and then I WILL scrap the rest of the night away! And YES I did make the card! lol

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  7. I wish I could scrap all day long. I'll definitely try tonight!

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  8. I plan to scrapbook and try using gelatos for the first time. I love Shimelle's new line.....although I haven't gotten any yet. Happy Scrapping

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  9. My plans for this day is too finally finish that project that never seems to get done because there is just not enough time!! Lol...I have a beautiful 2 year old who keeps me busy for most of my days but today hubby is on duty so I can finally relax and get in the crafting zone!!! ����������✂️������

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  10. My plans for this day is too finally finish that project that never seems to get done because there is just not enough time!! Lol...I have a beautiful 2 year old who keeps me busy for most of my days but today hubby is on duty so I can finally relax and get in the crafting zone!!! 🖌🖍💙💜💚💗🗒

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  11. I have my daughter's dress rehearsal for her recital and then a wedding tonight, so no scrapping for me! I'll have to catch up next weekend. ;)

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  12. I'm nursing a post operative infection after hand surgery a couple of weeks ago so I'm admiring everyone else's work.

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  13. A cold caught me, so I will be snuggled up with a cup of tea. Still, I would like to get a page and some cards made.

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  14. Im spending it with my mother in law, 1st mothers day shared with her, we will be lapping up the no housework no cooking for the entire day :)

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  15. I'm lucky enough to be in my craft room all day, just about to try and make a dent in my remaining December Daily pages!

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  16. Scrapbooking along, mostly with the Mercy Tiara group.

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  17. I would LOVE to be scrapping today but I have all of my children home for the weekend so I am making memories and taking pictures to scrap next weekend!

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  18. Gorgeous layout! For NSD, I have to shuttle my kids back and forth to their activities, and we have to help with a fundraiser for their high school band. But in between that, I'm checking blogs, making a gift package for my mom, and printing out some pics to hopefully scrap tomorrow! Happy NSD!

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  19. The rain finally stopped, so we are working in the yard. I am hoping to get my scrap desk cleaned off and at least one page done today.

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  20. I'm working on a layout about ME. It's about time I do one already!!

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  21. I've been to a craft demo day and bought more scrapbooking supplies and plan to finish a layout I started the other night

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  22. I'm working on a layout about ME. It's about time I do one already!!

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  23. I had time to do one layout this morning during my toddler's nap time, but that's about all the scrappy time I'll have! However I'm thankful because that's more than most days as of late!

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  24. I'm working on a project for my stepmother.

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  25. I did one layout early this morning before completely tearing apart my scraproom to re-organize everything. Taking a rest now...:-)

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  26. I plan to scrap tonight and tomorrow.

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  27. Trekking kids around and checking out blogs. Then it will be play time tonight with all my supplies!

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  28. Alas, I have to work! but I did just order some new SB supplies, so there's that. Love your layout!

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  29. I started my day scrapbooking, gave it a shot with fringe. Now with the beautiful weather we are having here I am laying in the backyard with a cold ice tea and looking at scrapbook YouTube videos �� Happy National Scrapbook Day to everyone who shares this special hobby!

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  30. Been running around a bit today, but planning to do some scrapbooking this evening.

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  31. oh my gosh! I LOVE your layout!!! My plans for NSD are to weed some of my gardens and then head to the craft room. I would love to get caught up on a few layouts!! Very nice of you to do a giveaway!!

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  32. I went out shopping at yard sales and found tons of scrap kits. I only spent $6 and added over 200 sheets of paper and embellishments to my stash. I'll be scrapping tonight for sure.

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  33. I am fairly new to Scrapbooking still, so I just played around with ideas and made a couple of things. Nothing to special unfortunately. I did watch a couple YouTube videos to get ideas also.

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  34. I am fairly new to Scrapbooking still, so I just played around with ideas and made a couple of things. Nothing to special unfortunately. I did watch a couple YouTube videos to get ideas also.

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  35. I am trying to fit in as much scrapping as I can before taking my middle daughter to her first ever dance competition. Then I'll scrap into the evening - if hubby lets me! :)
    Happy iNSD!

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  36. Work. Car show with hubby. Then scrap! Thanks for the giveaway.

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  37. Such a beautiful collection, for today i plan to scrap a little bit after dinner, the winner will be announced on my birthday day! Thanks for this giveaway! :)

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  38. Tball, making tags for my sister for her office for nurses week, and hopefully getting my scrap on later tonight

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  39. I'm spending this entire day and tomorrow both online and scrapping. I'm so excited about Shimelle's challenges and I have many other places I visit that are hosting challenges and crops. It's such a fun weekend! Thank you for your kindness and good luck to everyone.

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  40. Planning to scrap, scrap, scrap. Starting off a bit late at noonish Pacific time, but still hoping to get at least 5 pages done by end of weekend. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  41. Well...I have taken part in a YT hop organised by KittyScrapper, then tuned into Inkie Quills ScrapStream. Then I have been taking part in challenges in the Like For Ever FB page so have managed to make 4 layouts today as well as following along with the Clique Kits YT hop - phew talk about multitasking!
    Ooo and managed to film a couple of video myself too!

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  42. We had an early morning soccer game, but I am scrapping this afternoon! Thanks for the chance at Shimelle's beautiful collection.

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  43. I scrapped several pages last night and hope to finish several more tonight! Thanks for the chance to win a collection that you can't seem to get anywhere else!

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  44. Had to work a fund raiser breakfast for our local museum. Now Im in need of a quick power nap so I can spend the rest of the day in scrappy heaven!

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  45. I actually didn't get any scrap booking done. I did grocery shopping and date night with my husband!

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  46. I planned to scrapbook but I've spent the day with my mom and her 2 sisters, brother and his wife. Went to the mausoleum to visit grandma and my cousin in the cemetery. It's been a sad, emotional day.

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  47. I planned to scrapbook but I've spent the day with my mom and her 2 sisters, brother and his wife. Went to the mausoleum to visit grandma and my cousin in the cemetery. It's been a sad, emotional day.

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  48. Attending a wedding today while waiting I n between for reception, I am checking fun inspiration on social media

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  49. I hope to get in some scrappy time but my time to craft is usually during the week. Today is full of fun with family and friends!

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  50. I've been sorting out photos ready for some scrapping tomorrow

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  51. Scrapbooking with mo Mom and sister!

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  52. The most scrappy thing I was able to do was buy the new Paige Evans line paper pack at my LSS. The rest of the day is devoted to family time!

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  53. I had a family day & watched Zootropolis. Sneakily trying to glean lots of inspiration and ideas from other talented people for when I get the chance to be creative!

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  54. I went to Pebbles
    In My Pocket and
    made a tag and I'm
    visiting all the blogs
    I can. Happy NSD,
    Carla from Utah

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  55. I have a family day and hope to do my scrapbook layout about my roadtrip to Ottawa and my trip to Colombia in the future days :)

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  56. The first Sat in May my town hosts a Women's Health Expo. I've been a volunteer there for many years. So I'll be volunteering there on National Scrapbook day. And working on a mini album in the evening.

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  57. Early mothers day loveliness with my family and a bit of scrapping after the baby's gone to bed!

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  58. Early mothers day loveliness with my family and a bit of scrapping after the baby's gone to bed!

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  59. I'm organizing my new craft desk and area and taking stock of my supplies. I have the necessities, but I can always use more!

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  60. I took a break from studying and watched a couple Shimelle videos!

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  61. Scrapping with a group of girls friends. We meet at our local scrapbook store. It closed 4 years ago and we still catch up on a regular basis to scrap together

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  62. Make some layouts and participate in some challenges! :)

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  63. Haven't had a chance to create yet but have been blog hopping!!

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  64. Unfortunately, I had to work but I have been able to enjoy some You Tube videos on a few breaks. Thanks to you and American Crafts for a chance to win today!

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  65. I was able to make a couple of layouts and a card in between housework, grocery shopping and my early morning trip to the gym.

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  66. My plan is just to scrap as much as possible and also to do challenges and stuff!! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  67. I need this so bad to give it to my best friend. I bought her the 12x12 paper pad, 6x6 pad and ephemera pack for Mother's Day, because that is all I could find. I am missing NSD other than a few minutes here and there looking at what everyone is getting no to do on FB.

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  68. Spending the day scrapbooking with friends, participating in a few online iNSD challenges and enjoying dinner cooked by my sweet hubby.

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  69. Crafting with a bunch of wonderful groups. Hopping around between FB and YouTube!

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  70. My plans are to scrapbook, watch process videos, and do some online scrap shopping!

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  71. To scrapbook and make youtube videos :)

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  72. Wow... gorgeous layout! I love the mix of patterns and designs to make these awesome squares for your base!
    I spent yesterday and today at beautiful Lake Tahoe, so no creating for me today as we were headed home. But I did so enjoy the short getaway and a bit of shopping in Tahoe City!

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  73. Had breakfast at Whataburger with hubby. Then we did the usual Saturday errands after which I scrapped out not he back porch all afternoon. Stopped to watch the NASCAR race. Will finish up the challenges at Paper Issues and Scrapbook And Cards Today, Tomorrow.

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  74. I certainly haven't scrapped the way I was hoping but I did manage to finish a paper bouquet for my MIL in between a "mom & me" taekwando with my son this morning and catching his last performance of Alice in Wonderland this evening.

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  75. I'm really loving trying to get some of my backlog of layouts done. What better motivation is there?

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  76. Looking for crafting inspiration

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  77. I'very been scrapping - and Starshine is the first Follett ion I used

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  78. I'very been scrapping - and Starshine is the first Follett ion I used

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  79. I spent the day working- now catching up on all the excitement of the day!

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  80. I spent most of the day scrapping for various challenges and making process videos. Hope to get a bit more done tomorrow, we shall see!

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  81. i will be staying at home reading blog and scrapping

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  82. I spent my day taking photos to add to my pl

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  83. I went shopping for more washi tapes...one can never have too many washitapes!

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  84. I went shopping for more washi tapes...one can never have too many washitapes!

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  85. I will spend my NSD (or NS-weekend) participating in a lot of blog challenges! I will be working on my 8.5x11 scrapbook layouts too... Happy NSD!!! :) :) :)

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  86. FABULOUS layout Gina - LOVE the design!!!
    I had grand plans for NSD but have to confess that I haven't done any scrapping today, my sister & niece came for an unexpected visit. So as soon as they left, I've been busy hopping around and BEING INSPIRED, SO MUCH that I have tucked away to try over the coming weeks and months.
    THANK YOU for sharing your scrappy inspiration and the chance to win some CRAFTY AWESOMENESS!!!

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  87. I had planned to enter a bunch of challenges but my 3 year old had different plans. I was lamenting this to my sister and then thought heck, I'm sure to have plenty more iNSD ahead of me....after all they come every year! And I did get to do some crafts with my little monkey.

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  88. Spent the evening participating in an online crop via a facebook group I recently joined. So much fun!!

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  89. I went to a hen night but we did some on-the-go scrapbooking with a prepared mini album and Instax photos and journaling added throughout the day

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  90. Love Shimelle! I've been a Glitter Girl fan for ages! Spent the day entering contests, making some embellishments and doing some gardening.

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  91. I intended to join an online crop but spent the day putting the finishing touches on mother's day cards!!

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  92. I'm planning on organizing my craft space, my mom has been nagging me about it being messy for DAYS xD

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  93. I created a lot of project life cards to go into my album! I love this holiday too! Thank you

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  94. I tried to do a yardsale & then we had some rain & had to pack it up early (not having a garage stinks). Then I was tired the rest of the day from lack sleep. Too bad I forgot it was national scrapbook day...I would have prefered to spend the day scrapbooking.

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  95. I desperately wanted to spend the day scrapbooking, but we had a funeral and then had to take my son to his baseball game. Maybe I can catch up on some of the videos and things later...

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  96. I didn't get to participate in any of the challenges because my husband took me to IKEA to buy me a Kallax for Mother's Day. We made a day of it, it was so nice to be able to spend time with as he works nights and I'm usually asleep when he gets home.

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  97. I sent the afternoon looking through a stash of new photos that have just come back from the printers and planning a few layouts. Sadly didn't complete a single layout but I'm hoping all the lovely layouts that have been produced in NSD will give me the inspiration to get some layouts completed over he next few weeks!! Happy Scrapbook Day everyone x

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  98. Wow, what a great giveaway! I sure do love Shimelle paper and accessories. On NSD I help with a beautiful wedding, but today I am making a layout of me & mom...in honor of Mother's Day today.

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  99. I found time to make a card and a few layouts, in amongst celebrating my daughter's birthday. It was a busy day!! :-) (Crossing my fingers and toes for this giveaway, since Starshine is hard to find!!!!!)

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  100. I took the day to scrap with groups on Facebook and just enjoy my day. Thanks for the giveaway!

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  101. loved that background. I participated in online crops in NSD.

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  102. I was traveling for a family event yesterday, so I celebrated today by making a layout about that trip :)
    Natalie (QSOgirl)

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  103. Spent NSD at the annual scrapshotz crop here in Calgary

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  104. Thanks for the giveaway!! scrapping and running a race with my daugher!!

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  105. NSD is almost international, because here in Portugal I also celebrate the day with my scrap friends watching some livestreams on YouTube making together the craft that we all love: scrapbooking. Ehhhhhh

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  106. I spent National Scrapbook Day celebrating Mother's Day with my Mother-In-Law.

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  107. I have been working on altering a printers tray for my Mom for Mother's Day! Thanks for the chance!

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  108. Wow gorgeous background! I was at a wedding and a baptism this weekend so very busy!

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  109. I mostly spent the weekend having some quiet time with my family due to Mother's Day. I did sneak in some scrapping though!

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  111. We had a birthday party for my son and then we went to my mother's house on Mother's Day. It was so awesome to spend time with my family.

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  112. I have been working on altering a printers tray for my Mom for Mother's Day! Thanks for the chance!

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  113. I was very lucky and got to go to a crop with my favourite crafty friends.

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  114. I spent the weekend with my family, couldn't scrapbook but now I have lots of photos, can't wait to start!

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  115. I spent the day organizing supplies and backing up and ordering photos!

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