Friday, March 30, 2012

Exciting News~ An Award~ Blog Hop Winner!!!

Good Morning Blogging Friends!!!
I have a ton to share today!
First off~ Super Exciting News!!!
I was asked to join 

Here are the new ladies joining....

And these super creative ladies are continuing:

I will be taking over the Sunday Challenges so make sure to check out the blog
and I hope to see you all join in our challenges!
Remember you do not need Creative Inspirations Paint to play along but they are so much fun...
why not pick up a few colors???

Next I wanted to share an award I received from two GREAT blogging Friends
Sherrie over at Sherrie Scraps With Passion
Diana over at DLArt
 Thanks Ladies!!!!

Here are the rules and guidelines for this award:
~Thank the person who gave you this award. That's common courtesy.
~Include a link to their blog. That's also common courtesy-if you can figure how to do it.
~Next, select up to 16 blogs/bloggers that you've recently discovered or follow regularly.
~Nominate those bloggers for the Versatile Blogger Award-you should include a link to their site for others to see how versatile they really are.
~Finally, tell the person who nominated you "7 things about yourself."

Here are the 7 things about me:
1.I am in love with my new toy~ the Cameo!!
2.I love to read and can sit down and read a whole book in a day :)
3.I have been blogging now for just over a year...never had a blogaversary...maybe iI will plan one :)
4. I love to garden and have my plants started just bring on the warm weather!
5. My favorite color is Blue....but I wear mostly black
6. I love trying new techniques and also love a great tip~ Bring them on!!
7. I love reading all the love I get when I blog~ So happy my work is loved!

I am passing this award on to all my faithful followers~ you know who you are :) 
Without each and every one of you I would not be where I am today in this great world of blogging! You are my inspiration and I consider you such GREAT friends!!
And thanks again to Sherrie!!
Finally I have a winner for my 
Bunnies and Blossoms Blog Hop from this past weekend.....
Up for grabs is a $25.00 GC generously donated by Miss Emily over at
E.A.D Designs

The lucky winner according to is....
Blogger Karen said...

Jessica thanks so much for joining my challenge with your amazing banner. Love all the pastel Easter colors. I haven't made a banner yet seeing yours I need to do that soon! Karen

Congrats Karen!!!
Please email me at and I will get this GC out ASAP!
Have fun shopping my friend!!!

That's all I have for you today :)
Big weekend coming up
I am in 2 hops
 and Upcoming Blog Hops
Hope to see you all hoping through!


  1. Hi Jessica,
    congratulations on your new design team... You sure are special to me. Nice to read that you love your cameo...Do you have a cricut too?


  2. Congratulations on your new DT. Very well deserved my friend. Have a Great Weekend.


  3. Big congrats to you Jessica- yippee!
    Love your new blog look, congrats to your winner, congrats on your award....
    Have fun on those hops...

  4. So excited to have you joining our CI team! I have always enjoyed your work!! Congrats to the winner!!

  5. Congrats on the new dt spot, also on the versatile blogger award, BTW I shared mine with you also--a few days ago check it out.
    I'm really looking forward to seeing what you create with this new Design team and I'm so happy you love your new cameo.
    hugs, DIANA L.

  6. Congrats on your DT position and on your award! Happy Friday! See you at the embossing blog hop!

  7. Hi Jessica! Wow!!! Congratulations on your design team addition. It's terrific. They are lucky to have you. I am so proud of you & all that you to do to inspire us often. Congrats on your award. It is definitely deserved. I am so honored to have a blog buddy like you and appreciate your blog support.
    I am off to catch up some more on your wonderful blog.

  8. **congrats**

    Happy Friday and so fun to read aboutcha!

  9. Congratulations on your DT spot, Jessica...they are lucky to have you!! And also on your so-deserved award!! :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  10. Congrats on the new DT!! Wow, you are a busy girl....Also, congrats on your award again and your winner:)
    Sherrie K

  11. Congrats on the new DT!! Wow, you are a busy girl....Also, congrats on your award again and your winner:)
    Sherrie K