Author Archives: Beyond Beaches & Blessings

Anything But a Card

Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for November 2016. We are thankful you stopped by to take a look at our new 2016 Blog Hop monthly themes.  This month our projects feature items considered 3D, Home Décor or Gift Sets. … Continue reading

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Swirly Bird Meets Holly Berry Happiness

Where did October go? Did you celebrate Halloween in some fashion? We do not get a large number of Trick or Treaters in our neighborhood, so we joined them on the sidewalks around our neighborhood. We dressed up our K9 … Continue reading

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Wicked Folds Revisited

You may recall I participated in the October 2016 Pals Blog Hop “Wicked Folds” with my Halloween themed Double Dutch fold card. If you missed this post, you can check it out by clicking, here. The Pals Blog Hop offers … Continue reading

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Wicked Folds

Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for October 2016. We are thankful you stopped by to take a look at our new 2016 Blog Hop monthly themes.  This month our projects feature cards made using “wicked” folds. What is a … Continue reading

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My Favorite Season

Welcome to the Pals Blog Hop for September 2016. We are thankful you stopped by to take a look at our new 2016 Blog Hop monthly themes.  This month our projects represent our favorite year end Season. It may be Autumn, … Continue reading

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Are you ready for some football?

It’s football season, and I could not be more excited. I LOVE football! The college season kicked off last weekend. This weekend, tonight in fact, is the kick off to the NFL season. No pun intended. Having been born and raised … Continue reading

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Blog Candy Winners & Instructions

What a delight it has been for me to read your Halloween costume stories and learn about your favorite Halloween treats from the comments you’ve posted to my last two blog posts, Halloween Sneak Peek (PPA314) and Halloween Surprise!  I … Continue reading

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Halloween Surprise!

I was THRILLED when my box of new products from Stampin’ Up!’s 2016 Holiday Catalog arrived, as I had this card idea in my mind and couldn’t wait to get it created.  I have really enjoyed using this easel style card layout. … Continue reading

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Halloween Sneak Peek (PPA314)

Oh, the fun memories I have of dressing up for Halloween and then going out Trick or Treating with my friends.  In our community, we’d have to do a trick or tell a joke or riddle in order to receive a … Continue reading

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Let’s Cut It Up! One Last Time

Happy Saturday!  Today, I am posting my third and final “Cut It Up” easel card idea.  The original card was shared in my August 2016 Pals Blog Hop Post.  The second variation was shared yesterday. This next card takes a more … Continue reading

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