Saturday, April 16, 2011

Verstile Blogger Award and The Best Friend Blogger Award

Wow! I have been given another Versatile Blogger Award. This time she happens to be a special ed teacher too! So we are kindred souls. Thanks so much SiskiyouSue. Be sure to check out her blog Lost in Montona. She has an awesome outlook in life. You can't help but be uplifted!

So here are the rules...

1. Thank the person who presented me with this award (This is easy...)

2. Tell 7 things about myself

3. Pass it on to 15 Bloggers

Seven Things About Myself

1. I love to Canoe and have wonderful memories of canoeing on the Au Sable River in Michigan.

2. One of my favorite things to do when I visit family is to go to Zenders for the fried chicken dinner in Frankenmuth. Michigan.

3. My first degree was from the University of Michigan. I am a die hard U of M fan.

4. I just finished reading Love Song. I cried and cried.

5. I worked at Cedar Point when I was in college.

6. Spring is my favorite Season. However my allergies have a different opinion, lol.

7. I miss teaching terribly.  The hardest part of becoming ill with Bechets and Lupus was giving up my teaching career. I really miss the kids.

I am giving this award too:
1. Scrapcat Cards by Linda Check out her card using Tim Holtz's Sewing Room Die. It is beautiful. I also loved her video on making stick pins, which is so hot right now.
2. Jolanda's Crafty Corner Check out Jolanda's awesome Easter Vintage tag!
3. Bucket List Stamper  TN Granny is a woman with a mission. Love reading about life from her perspective:)
3. Scrapbookaholic by Abby Her Scrapbook pages are fun!!!!
4. Canadian Craft Corner I so look foreword to seeing what Kim has created!
5. Sweet Designs by Cheryl She has a great stickpin tutorial!
6. Seongsook's Creations  Check out her beautiful pyramid card:)
7. Me-Ma-Kim's She has a Lasting Memories Scrapbook page that is just breath taking!
8. Expressions of a Craftaholic Check out her butterfly Card she did for the OWH Sticker Hop. It's beautiful!
9. Stamping With A Passion Check out Joan's hanging Easter Egg Card!
10.Lone Pine Designs Beautiful cards and Christy is a floral designer too! Wish she was closer ! LOL
11. Butterfly Kisses with Love Arlene made an awesome accordian album with the new Spellbinders Book Page Dies.
12. Teachdanz I love her baptism card!
13. Sharons Scrappy Space Sharon has an awesome video on making ribbon flowers.
14. Leas Cupcakes and Sunshine Her blog is stock full of sunshine:)
15. Pickled Paper Designs  Amy should get an award just for the name of her blog. How fun! And so is her Call Me card!

The second award I was given was The Best Friend Blogger Award was by Cecy at Super Kute Kreations by Cecy. She has wonderful designs be sure to check her out.

The rules for this award are:
1: Post about it on your blog and link back to the sender, and thank them
2: Pass onto those who visit you regularly and leave comments
Here's who I'm passing this in to:

1. Sandy At Paper Transformers I love her projects:)
2. My Need 2 Craft She sews, beads and does other crafts too! Anyone who can sew impresses me! My Mom and Aunt Sew but apparently I missed that gene! LOL
3. Linda at Papertracer She is one amazing friend!
4. Esther at The Joy of Creating Check out her cupcake wrapper for Easter. Almost makes me want to bake!
5. Maria I have so enjoyed getting to know Maria.
6. It Came From My Mother's Meatloaf I love Lillian's blog. I am ALWAYS learning something new!

Thanks again for the awards! It's great to have so many new friends and readers!



  1. Thank you for your sweet comment! HUGS!

  2. Oh my goodness thank you I am honored. I am not very good an posting awards. I am so busy making posting doesn't always get done. Thank you so much of thinking of me. I am blushing.

  3. Linda and Lillian, You are both welcome. I really enjoy both of your blogs!

  4. Thanks so much Elizabeth, this is so sweet of you to do. Also thank you for the great comment. :) Big Hugs!

  5. Thank you so much! I'm honored!!

  6. Hi there, thanks for the awesome comments on my blog. And many thanks for thinking of me for this award. I appreciate it.

  7. Thank you Elizabeth for thinking of have just made my day!

  8. You are so welcome Terri:) Have a wonderful day!

  9. You are very welcome Amy:) Love your blog:)

  10. Christy and Kim,
    You are very welcome! I enjoy your blogs!

  11. Oh, Congratulations on your awards. I loved reading the 7 things about you...your first degree, wow, that means you have more than one :o)

    Thank you so much for passing one along to me. I am humbled that you thought if me:o)


  12. Sandy,
    Your are welcome and thank you! And you are right I also have a Masters Degree from Indiana University.

  13. Your cards are so wonderful!

    I'm hopping through the Love Link Up Party and am now a follower.

  14. Oh Elizabeth! Gosh now that smarts (knifing the thumb) Listen, I bet I got more "meat" on my butt than the pork chop or Scotts thumb! LOL Thank heavenssssssss above, I never tried one of those diet things! LOL Thank you so much for taking the time to visit the blog and read it ;) Talk to you soon -- Vicki


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