On February 5th, our granddaughter Emersyn (Emmie for short) will turn four years old. She joined our family in April 2013 and we have been the luckiest family to have this sweet, sassy, funny, and full of joy child in our lives.
Last Halloween, she was “Ariel” from The Little Mermaid and said to me, “Mimi, I want to be a mermaid when I grow up!” Well, who doesn’t? Was it by coincidence–I think not–that Graphic 45 came out with a collection called Voyage Beneath the Sea at CHA in January for the project today. Instead of a card, this music box, which plays “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star,” will certainly surprise my little mermaid in the making!
On Thursday, I leave for CHA (Craft & Hobby Association) annual trade show in Anaheim, California. I have five new Garden Notes (including this Daffodil #1139), seven new CountryScapes, including a new category I’ve called Garden Edges and three new stamps from Seeds of Thought. If you follow Susan’s Garden Club on FaceBook, you’ve seen some of the new dies.
I thought since it’s so chilly here (we’ve gone from 75-degrees at Christmas to 37-degrees today!), I’d give you something to look forward to–Spring. When I get back, I promise you new projects with these flowers, as well as, combining them with some of my others to create beautiful bouquets. Stay Warm, y’all!