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Wednesday, February 3, 2010

A Little Bragging and a Card

I haven't shown you guys my poster yet. I can't believe it! I am in LOVE with this thing! I'm trying to figure out a place to hang it in my office. This is what the boys met me at the airport with. I was so overwhelmed with happiness to see them and the poster was just icing on the already amazing cake!

Look at how much care went into making it! Each letter is cut from different pieces of OLD scrapbook paper (I have a bin of it that Brady's allowed to use for his craft projects) then outlined in marker and crayon. Brady colored on it with crayons and put some of his little stickers on there. You can't see it in this picture but they also traced all their handprints onto the poster. Sooooooo cute! I LOVE my poster, it makes my heart SWELL with joy and love! How lucky am I to have such a sweet hubby and darling boys that would CRAFT just for me? :)

Ok, next is just a super simple card I made. Isn't that CRAZY? I actually made a card. It's like I have some sort of craft blog or something. ;) This card was so fast but I LOVE it! It's just some MME Be*Loved paper, some sheer organza ribbon from Michael's, and an Ippity stamp from the Straight From the Heart set. (This set is perfect for Valentine's Day and is available for purchase in my right sidebar >>>>) This is my take on the inspiration challenge on Melissa Phillips blog, you can see her challenge HERE.

Happy Wednesday everyone!


  1. Awww, I love your poster! How sweet is that?!

    I LOVE your card too! Very elegant!

  2. I LOVE your card... It's gorgeous! And the poster? Tooo friggin' SWEET! LOL, probably would've made me cry if my hubs and daughter greeted me with one! :)

  3. Oh my gosh Ashley, this poster is is so precious, and your hubby and boys are too! I keep everything handmade by my son still. Your card is sooo it!

  4. How sweet is that!!!! Awwwwwww and your card is PERRRRTY!

  5. awwwwwww ashley! what a fabulous poster. such love! and a stunning card.

    hope you are feeling well.

    hugs :)

  6. I love your are truly blessed...

  7. Your card is fabulous but that poster is too cute for words!!

  8. This is just adorably the simplicity and the way it's all wrapped up with ribbon hugging it....wonderful!
    Thanks for playing along.

  9. I come to your blog every single week and could have sworn I have left you comments! But I look back now and I don't see any of my comments...But I remember every single one of your cards...Hmmm...did you delete them all? Hahaha...miss you too girlie! Come to Chicago!

  10. This is gorgeous Ash - I'm loving your card!