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Endless Birthday Wishes

Good morning!

After a whirlwind weekend of being trapped inside a sports arena for the Alaska State Wrestling tournament, I'm happily back home and stamping!

I brought some paper pumpkin kits to work on, but never got around to stamping between checking brackets and the trackwrestling site for matches, and keeping my 5-year old entertained while big brother wrestled. Phew, my eyes were tired! My son did great and I'm betting he's happy that the season(s) are finally over.

I also received my SU package over the weekend while gone and was happy that my Endless Birthday Wishes set arrived! This set has been in the catalog for a few years now and I've always had it on my "wish list" but never ordered. (You know how that is!) But when I saw it on the retiring list, my heart sank and I finally ordered it.

I cased a card from the lovely Diana Gibbs, but will show you that one soon as it's for my mother-in-law's birthday!

But- here's a masculine version to hold you over!


I'm trying a new thing with my pictures, what do you think? I have a simple photo editing app on my phone, so its not as fancy as some, but it'll work. Maybe. Haha. 

Anyway! I'll be submitting this one to the Watercooler Wednesday Blog with the coolest ladies around. (har har.) They are having a "anything goes" masculine challenge this week! 

Alright, well this card making party needs to get her move on--housing inspector coming today so we can sell the place. (insert river of tears here) So it's back to the grind. 

Have you sold a home? My family is literally dying at keeping the place in inspection order. 

I'll see you soon! Have a stamptastic day!! 





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  1. Hi Jayme, Great card for a guy...not too frilly, very CAS. Thanks you joining us on Wattercooler Wednesday this week.

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  2. Sounds like you had a busy, busy schedule this week, but I'm glad you had time to share this awesome masculine birthday card Jayme. I love the Urban Underground Washi it lends a real "guy" thing to the card. Thanks so much for joining in at the Watercooler Wednesday Masculine challenge this week. Good luck with the house sale!

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  3. Wonderful CAS card! Thanks for joining us at Watercooler Wednesday Challenge!

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