Saturday, March 26, 2011

My Favorite Things Blog Hop!

Hello Happy Bloggers! It's Saturday and Time to Hop

Welcome to My Favorite Things Blog Hop hosted by Krystal at krystals kreativity. If you came here from Gayle's then you are in the right place.  If you would like to start from the beginning, please hop on over to krystals kreativity and start there!

Krystal is turning 37 on Monday, March 28th so she thought it would be fun to host a blog hop listing some of our favorite things. 

This is my FAVORITE boys!
I did this layout not too long ago right before the end of basketball season. I was able to get good pictures of both boys and each picture of them really shows their personality. I love the simplicity of this layout and I chose to show this project because...well..they are my favorite!!

My other FAVORITE is the Valentines Day card I made for my Husband. It was my 1st Tri-Fold Shutter Card and I love the way it came out :) He did also!!

And now for the fun part... BLOG CANDY :)

It's a 126 Piece Scrapbooking much fun!
All you have to do to be entered to win this kit is:
1. Become a Follower and
2. Tell me what Your Favorite Thing is :)

I will drawn the winner on Monday March 28th. Please leave me your contact info in case YOU are the lucky winner

Thank you for stopping by my blog and make sure you hop around to all the participating bloggers. There are lots of Favorite things and creative projects to see.  And now, hop on over to Jessica's Blog  for more fantastic Favorite Things.

When you reach the end of this blog hop, head back over to Krystal's blog  and leave a comment there letting her know you've visited us all!!!

Here is a list of all the participants and their links in cases you get lost..

Krystal - Krystal's Kreativity -
Cindy - The Scrapping Room -
Cherie - One Heart Scrapper -
Darlene - Simple Southern Blessings -
Jenny - PaperCut Creations -
Gayle - Grma Gayle's Corner -
Jessica - Chick-n-Scrap -'s Me :)
Jessica - You're Always In My Heart-

Thanks for stopping by and I hope you enjoyed my FAVORITE things!


  1. Good morning Jessica, I'm with you on the pick of my most favorite thing & that would be my family. Your LO turned out really cute & I love to make tri-fold shutter cards. They're so much fun aren't they? Have a great weekend.

  2. Your layout and card are awesome, have not done a shutter card yet, love the way yours looks!!
    miller896042 at bellsouth dot net

  3. Nice layout, Jessica. It looks really good. I loved your tri-fold card the first time I saw it. That's really beautiful. Right now my favorite thing has been blogging and making cards since I got my Cricut and discovered this whole new world of crafters about 4 months ago. It's amazing and totally has me hooked. Thanks for the chance to win that great scrap kit!!--Pat N.

  4. I absolutely LOVE your card. That turned out really good! Thanks for hopping along with me and for sharing your talents!!!

    Have a great weekend!
    kreative.krystal at gmail dot com

  5. Great layout. Your boys are super cute. My favorite things are my family, and my dogs.

    Smiles Sher
    ShersL84bed at aol dot com

  6. Jessica, really like your post and your web site is really nice! I am a follower today! My fav is learning to use my Cricut Design Studio right now to make cards and scrapbook pages!

  7. hello Jessica. I have never made the tri fold cards at all yet. I will have to try one soon. Yours turned out great. My fav. thing is family to. I have been scrapping my grandaughter for a while now and she keeps on doing things to take pics of and scrap LOL. Great blog. I am a new follower.

  8. I can see why they are your favorites! Thanks for sharing them with us!


  9. My fav is my family, with Hummingbirds a close second. I am new too (also newly unemployed, downsized out :(
    I just made MY 1st tri fold card & darn if it don't look like we both used the same stripped paper! i have a post on my blog if you want to peek.

    Hummer Hugs,
    hummingbird204 at comcast dot net

  10. That shutter card is so cute. Great job.
    My favorite thing is my family :)

    at yahoo
    dot com

  11. Jessica, Your boys are so cute. And I agree with you. That Valentine card is amazing.

  12. My favorite thing of all is my husband. My favorite crafty thing is my Cricut and all 50 of my cartridges!


  13. Love your work. Would have to say my favorite thing is of course my Cricut...can't imagine being without it.

  14. taking pics of my kids and grandkids and then scrapping them. I love my cricut and can't ever get enough of that and the PKS's!! I love words/sayings... My other fav thing is ice-cream and my friends.
    btw... the fold out card is way to cool!! hope he'll keep it forever!!

  15. My favorite thing is my weekly dinner with my 2 year old grandson and daughter. We have them over every week while his dad is at school and we have such a grand time together. Both of your projects are delightful!

  16. Great projects! Love the valentines card! My favourite things are family and my Cricut. TFS!
    smile4jenn at hotmail dot com

  17. Nice projects, my favorite things are my husband and 3 yorkies! Thanks for a chance to win:)

  18. Love the layout and the shutter card, I have not yet tried a shutter card as it looks so complicated, someday!!! my favourite thing would have to be my daughter:)
    sierrababy08 at hotmail dot com

  19. Just found your blog! love the patchwork tutorial! totally going to try that!!

    lisarup1 at

    My favorite things .... my family!

  20. Love the trifold card. My favorite thing - dark chocolate

  21. Your Valentine's card turn out just beautiful. Have to try one of those very soon. My favorite thing-Being a Mom.

    Karen C
    emptynestboutique at yahoo dot com

  22. Great layout Jessica! Your boys are darling :) My favorite thing... I have so many but I would have to say my family is at the top of my list! I hope that everyone feels that way :) I also love blog hops! I am already a follower of your sweet blog.

    rebeccadunham at hotmail dot com

  23. Great layout of your sons. My favorite people are my family. Love the valentine's card, it is beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

    dbjb1519 at yahoo dot com

  24. Great job and your boys are beautiful. My favorite thing is my son, he's 4!

  25. Hey Jess! Fantastic card. I have always wanted to try one of these, but they look so darn complicated. Hmm...maybe it is time to give it a try! My favorite crafty item is my Gypsy. Could never live without it:)

  26. Your BB layout turned out great, but I am totally in LOVE with your card! OMG! I want to make one just like it! Could you send me the recipe please? It's just beautiful. Only want it for personal use of course, but the this is one of the prettiest I've seen of that particular style! TFS and for the very fun blog candy! Oh, my favorite this is my husband and his amazing supportiveness (is that a word? LOL) with my hobby. :0)

    XO ~ Amy Jo (follower)
    amyjrockstar at gmail dot com

  27. This is a super cute lay-out! My girls are my favorites! They just finished up basket ball and start Volley Ball this week!

  28. Great projects Katie :) My favorite thing is my FAMILY!!!!

    kperlic at hotmail dot com

  29. Love your projects. I especially love the Valentine's Day Card. I would love to try one like that. And I love Valentine's Day because my twin girls were born 2-14-2001....
    But my favorite thing is making scrapbooks and re-living all my memories!
    Thanks for sharing.
    I am a follower.
    ScrappinAnn at gmail dot com

  30. Your tri-fold shutter card is beautiful.