Monday, May 11, 2015

Father's Day Love

Happy Monday! This was my first Monday at home since I changed my work hours from 40 to 30. Last Monday was actually my first Monday off but I spent 14 hours in a car driving back from Pensacola after helping my son move to a new apartment. I can't believe how much I accomplished today. I was able to get an appointment with my eye doctor. I've been trying to get that in since February. I cut and packaged fudge for a recognition dinner for Girl Scouts on Thursday and made  a second batch as I need 50 packages of fudge. I paid some bills, got my hair cut and made two meals for the week. I am so thrilled to have a day to get things done. Now why can't I do that one the weekend? Oh well, now I have Monday. Did I say I was thrilled? What a blessing Monday will be!

My card today is for Father's Day.
I actually used a Tuesday Morning Sketch but didn't get this loaded before the challenge ended. The image and sentiment are from DeeDee's stamps and it's the image of the month. The set is called Dad's Day Off. I used a pre-colored image. I used my wood grain embossing folder. Inked the sentiment and added some brads and twine as embellishments. I am entering these challenges:

I guess that's it for today. Tomorrow is back to work but I'll feel lots better since I got so much done. Take care and have an awesome week!



Kathy D. said...

Yum fudge!! You did get lots done. I recognized that sketch! like the wood embossed background it's perfect for dad as he is reclined in his chair. Thanks for playing in the Digi of the Month challenge at Deedee's Digis.
Kathy D.

Rosie Guiher said...

Great card Donna. Sounds like you got a lot more done then i normally do ,lol.

~ginny said...

Great male card Donna! I like the woodgrain embossing & the fish tail flags. The cord is a great touch! So pleased you are sharing your project & creativity at 613 Ave C!
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Patricia St Martin said...

That fudge sure sounds good, I bet it smells sweet in your house. It sure make you feel good when you get things done, good for you!!!! Love your father's day card, your embossing folder is wonderful and love the bright colors.
Hugs, Pat♥

Shelly Schmidt said...

Mmmm fudge! You were super busy- and got alot accomplished! Love your fun card and the image is sure great for Fathers Day. Stephi just graduated from Michigan State- Mother's Day weekend. SHe is headed to DC this weekend- so I will be a little MIA.....

Stef H said...

love this. this was my hubby's position daily LOL.

like the cool temps but that wind sucks!

feeling much better.

have a great week!

hugs :)

Diane said...

What a fun Father's Day card.

Hugs diane

MaryH said...

Oh my, you did accomplish such a great deal. Made me tired just reading all that you did (and I felt extremely lazy too!) Love this cute Dad's Day DeeDee image. So right with this woodgrain embossing. Love these pre-colored digis. Hope you had a little restup after all your day's labors! TFS & Hugs (our DD was born in Pensacola NAS long ago).

Kren Kurts said...

I love the use of the wood grained embossing on masculine cards. Thanks for joining us at Deedee's Digis Progressive Challenge.
kren @

cass said...

Thanks for joining us at Robyn's Fetish this week for our "Lots of Layers" challenge

Jenscrapstoo said...

great card, great image!! Great way to use up your scraps!! Thanks for joining us at Hiding in my Craft Room
Cheers Jennie DTM

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