Saturday, May 19, 2012

May Calendar Girls

Welcome to our May Calendar Girls' Blog Hop. Papercrafts Presents 365 Cards magazine which is our inspiration for these monthly hops which thus became the Calendar Girls. The magazine has Creative Ideas for every day of the year: occasions, holidays, and celebrations including 42 unique holidays!!! These unique holidays are our inspiration. The May unique holidays are:

May Blog Date: May 19, 2012
  1. May is National Salad Month - Lynne 
  2. May is National Hamburger Month:  Anita    
  3. May is Bike Month:  Pamela 
  4. May 1st: Mother Goose Day - Lisa Peters 
  5. May 4: International Space Day:  Lynne
  6. May 5: Cinco DeMayo:  Jearise
  7. May 6: Beverage Day:  Kimberly  
  8. May 6th: National No Diet Day - Laura  
  9. May 7 - 12: Teacher Appreciation Week:  Lisa Peters  
  10. May 13: Mother's Day:  Laura  
  11. May 13th Frog Jumping Day - Angela  
  12. May 15: National Chocolate Chip Day:  Edwina   
  13. May 19: Armed Forces Day -  Janet 
  14. May 21: National Memo Day:  Pamela  
  15. May 23: Lucky Penny Day:  Kimberly 
  16. May 25: Nerd Pride Day:  Miriam Meserve  
  17. May 31st: World No Tobacco Day - Lynne
The hop starts with Lynne ( You won't want to miss a single occasion!!!

Did Someone Say "Fiesta"?

I couldn't be in today's hop because I have so much on my plate. We are in the process of buying a house and packing. Also, my die cutting machine decided to die this week. R.I.P.

I am soldering on though and having my great blog friend, Her Craftiness -  Lynne, as my guest designer today. She has a cute Cinco De Mayo card to share with you.
Aren't Alvin and his buddies adorable and colorful on this card? Lovin' it here. Thanks Lynne for passing along this card.

Lynne's recipe for making this card:
card is an A2 
paper is lime green with Mini Kid's Slab for insert
Alvin and the Chipmunks were found doing a google search and cut out

Please continue on to Kimberly


  1. Thank you ever sew much my friend --- I know you have a full plate and I'm thrilled that you participated!!!! I wish only love and happiness for you my dear friend and as you know, it is always a pleasure hopping with you!!!!
    Hugs, Love, and Pixie Dust
    Her Craftiness

  2. So sorry for all the challenges you are facing all at once yoo are a real trooper! Our dear Lynne is always there to help in a pinch we are so blessed to have her! Thank yoiu both for the cute card Love those chipmunks!
    Nice hopping with you!
    Big Blog Hugs, Janet

  3. Fiesta!!!! I love it. So cute. Thanks.

  4. Did you said Fiesta? How cute are this mariachis!!Love it!!! New Foller here,love your calendar ideas!!!

  5. Great card... love it!!


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