Monday, September 13, 2010

oh sheesh, it's Monday & I'm late with my hip hop post!

Seriously, I had a crappy weekend! Lost my mojo b/c I worked both Saturday & Sunday!!! Found half of it last night in my attempt to create the following cards! I'm so sorry I'm late in posting this morning - I also had to grab some groceries after dropping Tolla off at kindie cuz well, we had like no food in the house!
This first card is for Michelle whose last day is today at ippity!! She is an amazing woman & so inpsiring. I remember when I first signed up to be an ippity chick you could just feel the sincere excitement she felt with me. So, Michelle, thank you for all that you've done for ippity & I wish you great success in the next venture in your life! I felt this sentiment was fitting - one of my favorite ippity sets is this collection of great quotes.

My 2nd card I made for Tiddly Inks birthday challenge. I absolutely LOVE this cupcake with the skully & think it will brighten up anyone's day. I also followed this weeks Taylored Expressions sketch as when my mojo is no where to find, I desperately needed a sketch!!!

So, that's it for today. I hope to find my mojo underneath something today as I clean & iron. I think maybe a messy house has sapped it away. And my hubby is gettin' kinda tired of heading to work in wrinkled shirts. Hehe
I have to give a big shout out to my friend Eulanda for changing my old outdated 2 column blog to the hip new 3 column!! yeah yeah, I know I'm a bit behind in the times but hey, do ya love it?! I know I do!!! And I just love the new background from Cutest Blog on the Block - I may never design my own blog again! haha


Mary Friederichsen said...

Carissa I simply Love your first card! It is Gorgeous!
And what fun your second card is!!adorable!
Have a great week! And you are right, a messy house does sapp your mojo! It happens to me regularly! lol

Loopylou. said...

wow carisa!! awesome tiddly inks card hun!! i love the green and the coloured flowers are just super!! love it all!! big hugs!! Lou xxx

Wendy ten Hove said...

Hi Carisa,

What a pretty card the first one and then I really had to laugh about the second one! what a funny combination! And I immediately had to think of my colleague Tara, who's just this kind of combination. She has many many tattoo's and looks kind of tough, but she had the cutest dollies and pink things and is a very, very caring person! Love that contrast!


Eulanda said...

OOooh I love your header and your cards too! Of course I am biased about anything Tiddly Inks related. hee hee So ya I buy clothes that do NOT have to be ironed that's how much I hate ironing!! EW!

mfc.melissamade2 said...

oh so cute - love the tiddly ink cupcake! Great job - and that little skull is too cute!

CraftyMomOf3 said...

Super cute TI card!!! Love it!!

Crafty Hugs!

Christy/Tiddly Inks Digitals said...

This is great Carisa...I love how the scroll comes around. :)

DonnaMundinger said...

Cute, cute, CUTE, Carissa! Love your colors and the Glow Skull embellie! Looks good enough to eat. Thanks for joining the Tiddly Inkers this week.

Angie Blom said...

oh these are both awesome cards Carisa. I love them both.

JenMarie said...

Great job!

Larissa said...

Gorgeous cards Carisa! LOve the colours on your birthday card! Thanks for joining us at the Tiddly inks challenge this week. Hope to see you again next week.


Patricia Mae said...

Very cute, I love the little skull poping out of the cupcake so cute. I love the new blog look and your steping up to 3 column awesome. Awesome job. The holidays are fun everone is gettin a new look.

Jacilynn said...

adorable! love that cupcake too :)
Love the new blog look.

Toothy said...

The first card is so pretty, so much detail, the second card was funny.

Nancy said...

this is one coolness of a card....I soo lvoe the colors you chose for the cupcake...this is frichen-fantastic....thanks for joining us at Tiddly Inks....

Nancy T.