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Monday, July 28, 2008

Give Peas a Chance!

I'm declaring this week on the ol' blog "Hambo Week"! Why, you ask? Well, for a few reasons: 1) Because I love Hambo Stamps, they always make me giggle 2) During July, 15% of all Hambo sales will be donated to a special cause - July is nearly over so you need to get crackin' on your purchases! and 3) Because I am the world's biggest procrastinator and waited until the end of the month to make my DT samples!!! Three pretty darn good reasons, wouldn't you say? ;-)
Today's card was made with Lauren's Dare to Get Dirty challenge in mind over at Splitcoast. I know I've been on quite a green kick the last few posts - I promise you tomorrow's card will not be green! But I love green so it's the first color I think of when asked to go monochromatic! Today's greens are Wild Wasabi and Certainly Celery. Hmm. Both food related! That fits this post more than I thought. I just love punny sentiments like this, they make me chuckle. And this one immediately made me think of the first time Carter tried eating peas! He was NOT impressed... Doesn't this face just say it all? C'mon Carter, give peas a chance!! LOL. I'm happy to report that as a two year old, they are now one of his favorite veggies. :-) My card is pretty self-explanatory. I used polka dots and scallops. Again. I'd say tomorrow's card won't have polka dots or scallops too, but I'd probably be lying... ;-) Ok, time to go and see what the munchkins are up to - Happy Monday and have a great week!
  • Stamps: Pea Pod and Give Peas a Chance from Hambo Stamps
  • Paper: Wild Wasabi, Certainly Celery, Wild Wasabi Prints DP
  • Ink: Adirondack Pitch Black, Copic makers for coloring, white gel pen, black glaze pen
  • Accessories: SU ribbon, MM brads, slit punch

10 comments:

  1. Darling card Libby! I love the mono colors! And what a face in that picture.... :)

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  2. Hahahahahahaha! Soooo cute!

    M.

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  3. Oh, I forgot about this picture. Such a sweet boy! I love the card.

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  4. Love your card, Libby, and Carter's expression in that photo is just priceless!

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  5. I think Carter's face says it all! (about peas, I mean - NOT your card, which is CUTE!)

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  6. I can see another inspiration challenge theme coming on here...LOL...I agree that Hambo stamps and sentiments are too funny!

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  7. I love it..."give peas a chance". That is an adorable picture of Carter!!

    Your card is so fantastic and cute!! Love that image, and your papers you used. I love green, so I am not minding it at all!! ;)

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  8. I love the card idea green is one of my favorite colors...I really love your daughters face I feel the same way when I eat peas...mg

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  9. Hmmmm...peas are a good color for Carter. He wears them well! Love the card! I never tire of green, polka dots and scallops so this card is perfect in my book. I know someone this sentiment would be perfect for...thanks, Libby!

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  10. lol - that photo is awesome! cute card!

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