Wednesday, January 2, 2013

01/02/13 - And so it Begins...

Happy 2nd day of the new year! 
I started off the new year right by creating a new layout yesterday! 
I figured it was appropriate for my first layout of the year to be about my resolutions so I created this:

"Resolutions"
 
Along with creating a layout on the first day of the year I decided to start right in on the challenges!
This layout was partly inspired by the following blogs:
Another Freaking Scrappy Challenge - which is challenging its players to create a layout regarding new years resolutions...
And
ScrapFIT -  which is challenging it's players to use stars on their layout.

Check!
Check!

Also I am still challenging myself to use up my old stash. I put a big dent in my stash last year, yay,   and this layout Is a great start for this year as almost all the items on here are at least 2 years old.
Also, all the paper minus the BG piece, is from my scraps-stash.

 I'm hoping this is a sign of things to come...a scrappy-productive year!

12 comments:

  1. Adorable! And what a great idea to scrap your goals like that. Doubly cool that you used older stuff from the stash.

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  2. Doreen - you have worked with this paper very well!! Gorgeous layout!! Loving how you have added the circle and then the stars so that it all worked together with the background - very clever. Thanks so much for playing along Another Freaking Scrappy Challenge ... hope to see you play along regularly!!

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  3. Love love love love love this!!! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeee that photo, the colors, the clocks and loving the stars!!! FABULOUS!! So happy you played along with Another Freaking Scrappy Challenge!!!

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  4. What a fun and happy page!!! Love the yellow color! Thanks for joining us at AFSC!!!

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  5. this is really cute, love the color scheme, thanks for joining us at scrapfit!!

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  6. P.S. love, love,love your Marilyn quote, that's one of my faves too, love MM, always been a fave of mine :)

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  7. Such a great layout! Love the clocks and stars! They go really well together ;) Thanks so much for working out with us at ScrapFIT!

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  8. What a beautiful layout. You found the perfect background papaer and the combination of stars and round clocks is just awesome. The color scheme is wonderful!

    Happy 2013, Andrea

    By the way, I also posted my layout for this callenge. Have a look if you like!
    http://paperscrapsandscissors.blogspot.com

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  9. Fabulous! The papers, adds and the resolutions you made are perfect. Thanks for playing along with AFSC!

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  10. Ownnn, it's a cute cat! I love cats!
    tks for playing with us at AFSC
    xx
    Leila
    :)

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  11. Oh man! Great scraps that you used up. I love that kitty photo and great resolutions! Thanks for playing along with us at AFCS!

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Thanks for all your comments!!! They really mean a lot to me!!!