Life is a Beautiful Ride

Saturday, May 27, 2017
About a month ago, I was introduced to Flora and Fauna clear stamps. When I saw the little VW van die, I had one of those, "Ohhhhh! I must get this!" moments. My package was shipped quickly but seemed to take the scenic route to get to me. It's here now and I had a chance to play with it!

When I saw the latest Wednesday challenge at Simon Says Stamp is Furry Friends, I decided to combine my new van die with a furry friend in order to play along! The little pup is from a stamp set that came free with the May 2017 issue of Craft Beautiful. I've had the paw print paper since I first began paper crafting about 10 years ago.

For those of you saying prayers for my family, thank you. The past month has been especially rough and we've been told that my husband is likely in his final month or two with us. My heart is still in disbelief that this is happening. We are blessed with tremendous support from my family and friends. Still, it's all a nightmare. We appreciate your continued prayers and positive thoughts. xox

Products used:

Pup stamp from Crafts Beautiful (free stamp set included with May 2017 issue)
Paw print paper from Daisy Hill


DanielleASB said...

As always, your cards are so beautiful! I'm going to make an effort to use some of my old paper. :-)

So, sorry to hear about your husband. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.


Scrapper69 said...

Your card is adorable Kate! LOVE the VW and the puppy.... I haven't heard of those stamps before... so I plan to go check them out!

I'm soooo deeply sorry to hear about your Husband Kate.... I could not imagine what you & your family are going through... I pray everyday for you guys and was hoping for a much better out come.... Please let me know if you need anything at all... I know I'm in the states.. but anything I can do to help easy your pain I will try to do... My heart aches for you & your family... Hugs....

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DIANA L. said...

This is the most adorable puppy card I have seen in a long time, so super cute the paw paper is so perfect I love it.
Thank you for the inspiration Have a blessed day

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Daffodil Cards said...

I love how you have used the pup and the van to make this adorable card, the paper is so right for the 60s flower power era.

Thank you for taking the time to comment on my cards, much appreciated, especially with all you have going on in your life, I am so sad to hear time is short with your hubby, I can't imagine how you must feel. My thought and prayers have been, and will be, with you through this horrible time.

Migdalia said...

Such a beautiful card! I love the fun papers & pup!
I am deeply sorry to hear about your husband. My love, hugs and prayers go out to you & your family.My prayers will always continue my friend...
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Bobby said...

Your little VW driving pup made me smile, Kate. I think he's a hippie at heart with his paw print van. ;)
I sent you an email before I read this post. My prayers continue for Ralph and the rest of the family.

Bobby said...

Because you have a "no-reply" on your post, I can't answer comments you make on my blog. I tried to send you a separate email but I have the wrong address and it came back to me. Will you send your email address to me please? bobbarah at gmail dot com.

jenn shurkus said...

awwww how wicked fun is this!?!?! :) Thank you for playing along with us at the simon says stamp wednesday challenge! so sorry to read about your husband... thinking of you and your family

Cindi said...

I just happened to find this, thank you for your support in Flora & Fauna - love to see our product in action! But more importantly, sending prayers to you and your family.

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