Monday, June 27, 2011

Birthday Card

Hi Everyone, Well I should of went to work today, I only have a few vacations days left, but I woke this morning feeling very sad

I still cant believe both my parents are gone, yesterday was a week for my dad and today is 2 weeks for my mom

so my husband and I went to the cemetery this morning and got them flowers , you can put up shepherd Hooks and Hanging Baskets

so I got a double hook and two hanging baskets, It looked nice.

On a happier note yesterday was my sister’s birthday and I made her a card, which Im putting it in a few challenges


I used Copic’s to color and the flowers and corner piece is from

Wild Orchid Crafts

Challenges I'm entering


Lovely-Haenglar-only –Card for a Girl

Just magnolia and Hangler – Butterfly's

The Stamp Man—butterfly's and dragonfly's

CCEE Stampers—Pink

Sweet Stampin - something new something old- Image is old, the corner metal thingy is new

Thank you for stopping by

Hugs Norma Jean

Friday, June 24, 2011


There is a new challenge blog starting July 1st, I'm super excited about this one, I have a Cricut expression and don’t use

it that much , because I really don’t know a lot about it… so this will be great to challenge me to try new things..

here is the link to the new blog   Cricut 360

also on the blog now is a chance to win a cartridge  by spreading the word

so go spread the word!!


Norma Jean

Monday, June 20, 2011

More Sad News

Hi Everyone, Im so numb don’t know what to say after I tell you, On June 19th six days after my mother passed, My Father has also Passed Away

I just wanted to let my blogging friends know

Norma Jean

Monday, June 13, 2011

SAD News

Hi Everyone, My Mother Passed away early this morning. It still hasn’t hit me yet completely

She was a wonderful person and mom, and our family will miss her, My Mom just hated her

picture taken and I truly wish I had more pictures of her now, just take pictures of your loved

ones even if they hate their pictures taken..

this is the most recent one I have when she met her great granddaughter for the first time.

My Mom leaves behind a Husband, 2 daughters, 6 grandchildren ,and 5 great grandchildren.. 


Hugs Norma Jean

Saturday, June 11, 2011

A Card for My Mom and a Few Challenges

Hi Everyone, Today I was in the mood to Color and Craft I didn’t get a lot done but I still was in the mood..

I made this Card for my Mom , who is in the hospital again. She has a lot of health Problem and they are getting

worse, don’t know whats going to happen, She’s 86 and a fighter..its just so hard for my Sister and Me and our Family’s, She gets so ill and we think

this is it, but then she bounces back..(which is a good) but it does take a toll on ones emotions .

So I decided to use this card for a few Challenges also, I think Im getting better at coloring Hair with the copic’s , Now I got to work on the rest..



The Challenges I’m Entering

Craft Your Passion –Anything Goes

Bearly Mine –Anything Goes

Stamp Something –Something Punched

magnolia Stamp Lovers-Anything goes

Sassy studio designs-stitching  real or faux

frosted designs –stitching

Thank You For Stopping By

Hugs Normajean