Sunday, August 21, 2011

Hawaiian Themed Blog Hop, Day 2

Aloha, Aloha -- It's Day #2 of the  Hawaii-Themed Blog Hop, sponsored by the fantabulous Nicolette of Beyond Scrappin'.  If you've come from Shannon's adorable Purple Lion Paper blog, you're on the right track.  If you've happened upon here and want to start at the beginning, please do go to Nicolette's blog, and hang loose!

Here is the fun layout I created for today's post:

This cute little boogie-boarder is none other than my granddaughter, Charlotte, enjoying her first summer! The way this little duck has taken to water, you'd think she was born in the summer, but noooooo.... she's December-born. 

For this layout, I used Rusted Sun papers from Fancy Pants Designs, along with their matching Glitter Cuts. A few buttons on stickers marked "Sunglasses" and "Flip Flops", three floral brads, and this layout was done... Easy-peasy!

So who doesn't like a little BLOG CANDY!?
What I have for you is this, the current issue of
Scrapbooks, etc.!!

All you have to do to have a chance to win
my blog candy is:

1. Be a follower of my blog and

2. Leave a comment on one of my two posts for
this Hawaiian Themed Blog Hop (today and/or yesterday's).  If you want to leave 2 comments -- one on each of the projects I made for this hop -- you'll have two chances to win this magazine chock-full of great ideas!!

And you never know, I may throw in a super-surprise too!

Now head on over to your next stop on the
Hawaiian-Themed Blog Hop:
It's AMY! (<--- Click her name!)

Thanks for visiting!!


jengd said...

SO cute! Love those glittery waves as an accent!

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Cute layout of your granddaughter. My daughter learned to swim when she was very young and is like a fish. She is now a sophomore in college studying Art Animation. We moved here into her 1st apt (she stayed in dorm required 1st yr) last wk.
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

Nicolette said...

Awesome projects!! Thanks so much for being in the hop!!
Happy Stampin,

Emily said...

Fun lo! I love the banner! Precious pictures :)

Emily (coolcricutcreations at yahoo dot com)

Anniebee said...

What a cute layout and your granddaughter is adorable! Love the boogie board pic! I'm already a follower. TFS!

anniebeescraftroom at gmail dot com

Judy said...

It doesn't look 'easy-peasy':-) It is beautiful and so is your sweet grand daughter! My g-kids are my fav subjects in my lo's. I follow...
jejaeb (at)

Edwina said...

Good afternoon Ellen!This layout of your grad-daughter is just preicous!I just love it!Thanks for sharing. I am a follower of your blog. Edwina Brown

Vicki said...

Cute layout only made perfect by that little one on the boogie board!

Kathryn said...

What a fantastic layout!!! The baby is so adorable. TFS


Susan L said...

I love this layout and Charlotte is just adorable. I want to be you when I grow up . Thanks for sharing your fantastic layout.

Happy Scrappin'

Sue B

AmyJRockstar said...

You are just amazing. I love your work and you especially. :0) You are quickly becoming one of my favorite bloggy friends. I think it's so flattering that you posted my photo for the next stop. So sweet. Your granddaughter is stinkin' adorable!!! Love your layout too!

Great big hugs,
XO ~ Amy Jo
amyjrockstar at gmail dot com

VinDeeLoo said...

Super cute!

vndlewis at rocketmail dot com

Jess B. said...

This is beautiful. TFs

Jess B.

ottersln said...

She is adorable! Perfect papers for these pictures. Our Grandson was born 12-24 and he's a water bug too. We've already been to the pool this morning.

Dawnica said...

Your granddaughter is adorable! I love your layout too! I love how you layered all the little details!

Gill McCall said...

Ellen Charlotte is so darn cute - love the layout. TFS

Scrapbooking Ideas said...

Your granddaughter is super cute! And I love the picture! And most of all I love the LO and color combo!:)

Sugarlips said...

I love it!!! It is so adorable! I like the look of the catch a wave.