WINTER…Need I say More

Hey, Did you get hit with a massive amount of snow yesterday? I did, here in Lovely Lake Geneva, WI. I believe we had about 8-9" of snow. We live on the south side of Lake Geneva in the the "countryside" and it hit, Hard. Still, I am Very Happy, We Plow- oh alright- My Husband does the Plowing. It has turned out to be a Great season for us. I know many of you would groan and say where is Spring. But, for those of us who work year-round for others-Nature, the weather has not been good to us the last 2-3 years. February had amazing snowfalls. I wonder where it was in December, but no worries, it's here now. Remember, Those that Plow homes and commercial, the guys and gals working to clear your roads, All those that Work Ski Resorts, the little hometown Hardware stores that sell the salt and shovels, We live here in the 4 Seasons Midwest for a reason and although Late-it is a Blessing. Thank You God.

So, going with my Winter theme today, I wanted to share a Banner I made with a Girl Scout troop recently:

This was a huge hit. We used shades of Blue, this one was of Bashful Blue but I also used Baja Breeze and Island Indigo. I Love my Big Shot!

Supplies I used:

Stamps: NONE, Say What?

Card Stock: Bashful Blue #105120 $6.95, Whisper White #100730 $8.50 (40 Sheets)

Big Shot: Sizzix Big Shot #113439 $99.95

Dies: Perfect pennants BigZ L Die #123126 $32.95, Typeset Alphabet Bigz #127553 $89.95

Embossing Folder: Perfect Polka Dots Folder #117335 $7.95

Punch:1 3/4" Scallop Circle #119854 $16.95

Baker's Twine: Island Indigo #125575 $2.95

I used the now retired Snowflake Die that was from the Fall-Winter Mini Catalog.

If you purchased all these items right now during Sale-A-Bration, your order would be $266.15. YOu would be able to be your own Hostess and get $40.00 in Free Product to pick from including Hostess only sets. Of course with SAB you would be able to get more Free- 5 Free items from the SAB Booklet. WOW!. Right now if you sign up as a Demonstrator you get $156.50 in FREE product and pay only $99.00. Can you say-So Cool! Something to think about it. Done thinking-Visit my STAMPIN' UP!® Web Site to Shop and or see if becoming a Demonstrator is for you.


Here are some fun Photo's of My Yard:

We will not discuss the amount of Food the 20 + squirrels and mass amount of birds have been going through.I will even add a few turkeys to the mix.

The Lake froze over finally in Mid to Late January. I am quite content to be inside while my crazy Hubby (the one in an Alaskan Pipeline Super Suit from the 70's) takes the girls for a walk on the lake.

My daughter Victoria sledding Solo:

I am sledding with Addie and I didn't even hurt myself!!!!

 My Wren house piled high with inches of snow:

This was Our Boat and Pier -March 8th-First Pier in on the lake LAST YEAR!! Yea,That's not happening….

If you are stuck indoors, due to being snowed in or on purpose, or maybe not feeling so hot, stamp something today. Perhaps you need an excuse to shop on the Web. Here it is- SALE-A-BRATION. If you are going to shop-might as well get something for FREE, Right? But hurry, you only have until March 22nd. Click here now to Shop with me.


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