A surprise for me and a new card sketch site

Last night consisted of howling winds which kept DD and I up as we listened to the house shake and rattle. I laid there fretting that shingles, siding, etc. were flying off which made me a little too anxious to sleep. I went to inspect today for visible damage, but did not see any evidence while walking around the house. Fingers crossed. While outside a delivery man from my favorite florist pulled up. He must have thought I was out of my mind gazing upon my house in the front yard. Oh well. He hand delivered to me a beautiful vase of red and white flowers from my love for Valentine's Day. A little early but that's how Simon is. He never wants to be late anywhere (which is hard since I am always late)so I imagine he anticipated if today's delivery was missed, then it would be tomorrow before I received them. Adding further TMI, I am going to his place this weekend so a Saturday delivery would be difficult trying to time. I am glad he did because this way I have two days to enjoy them. I snapped a few photos of the arrangement to share with all. :-) Thank you honey! They are beautiful!

Finally, there is a new card sketch blog, Card Positions with weekly challenges. I am happy to see a card blog and wish them the best! Check out the DT's examples from this week's sketch, amazing! There is much interest and many people are joining in! Including myself, here's my card from the very first sketch.

I used supplies from The Shaker Box's card kit for February plus MME bling, Amy Butler die cut and stamp. Thanks for taking the time to check out my blog! I really appreciate your interest! Have a great Thursday!



Very pretty flowers! He's a keeper. Also love that card.


How sweet is Simon!! Love your card and I am off to check out that new blog!!

Gracie Ann Tan

Hi Amy! Thanks for being a follower on my blog. Wow those flowers are as gorgeous as the card created! Very sweet & lovely.


Beautiful flowers!!! How sweet. Love the card, like I said you have inspired me to try to make cards. I will post them when I do. Happy Hearts Day!!!


Very `beautiful` flowers your card is `gorgeous`...love catching up with all your beautiful creations..
Enjoy thre rest of your weekend:)~X~


ohh, love this...so very beautiful!!!!


What a totally wonderful card!!! LOVE it!

Alecia Wolfford

What GORGEOUS flowers, hubby sounds like a keeper!!

And your card is fabulous girl, love it!!

Thanks so much for your sweet comments on my blog too! ;o)

Calia Yang

loving your card girl! love the color combo!! you are a total inspiration!


Love your card and those flowers are the best.
I'm going to look at the new blog.

Bye, Joke.


gorgeous flowers, thanks for sharing!! great card too!

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