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I love living just blocks from the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan, in WI. I am a wife to Greg(for 40 yrs in 2012), mother to Heather and Amber (love my girls), daughter to Marion (deceased in 2012 at 88 y/o, lived a life glorifying the Lord), sister to Paul and Samantha, aunt to Paula, Shelley (and fam) and Jeremy (and fam), owner of Whisper (the cat) and most of all...a child of God, saved by grace through Christ Jesus. Life is a gift! Eternal life, a BLESSING!!!

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Tuesday, January 26, 2016

MFP Jan. 2016 Blog Hop Day 1


Island Life

Silly Shells

Flamingos on Vacation

Join us each day, Jan. 26-29, for some 
sand castle shell-finding fun! We'll have 
tutorials and DT inspiration. There will be
prizes for trying our tutorials. You will have
2 weeks to add your project to the Jan. 29th
post for us to see. So...there is no excuse
for you not to join in the FUN!!


You could win one of the MFP Stamp Shop
beach related stamps sets. Just comment
on the following blogs (don't forget to 
comment here too!) each day for more chances
to win! (You don't need to comment on all
the blogs each day. The names are drawn
randomly) Try one of the tutorials shown
during the Hop and add your photo to the 
Inlinkz at the bottom of the post. The 
winners will be announced on Feb. 13. on 
Don't forget you can go back and comment
if you missed a day. (HINT: the more you
comment, the more chances you have to win.
Comments on the MFP Blog count twice!)
The deadline for commenting and posting
pics of your projects is Friday, Feb. 12th
at 10:00 PM EST.


Let's get started !!

Here's my card for 
I inadvertently deleted this prior post...YIKES! So I am
reposting this one. Thanks to all that have previously
commented. UGH! I am not going through the directions
again, except to say I used the Gate Card Tutorial!

Stamps can be found in MFP Stamp Shop.
I used 
"Sand Dollar Mini" 

Here's the Design Team
You are here --->Pam
Enjoy the Hop. Come back each day and let us take you 
to the Beach. We hope to inspire you to start your own Fun in the Sun. Get to work on the tutorials, show us what you made by Feb. 12th and check back on Feb. 13, 2016 to s


  1. I love the sand dollar and the simplicity of your card :) Hugs...Janie

  2. Your card turned out really nice...great sand dollar image...well done

  3. I like the gate fold design, and the way you colored the sand dollar really adds depth! Enjoy the beach!!!

  4. Love your beautifully shaded sand dollar on this CAS card!

  5. Great job on the sand dollar. These colors are my favorite. Cute card.

  6. Love to do the gatefold cards and this one is fab!~ Nice job and sorry about your post getting deleted - I just hate that when it happens - have a blessed week!

  7. That embossed background is perfect for your lovely sand dollar!