Thursday, November 24, 2011

Sweet Birthday Wishes!

Happy Thanksgiving my Friends!

Yes I am posting on Thanksgiving! We had a wonderful family dinner and then My Mom and I hit Micheal's! We had so much fun and I bought lots of fun stuff!
Here is the card I made while my turkey was cooking:

Cupcake from: From My Kitchen
Cupcake frosting made with UTEE and Glitter
All papers from my Scrap Pile (yippee!)
Cupcake embellishment (was a thumbtack)
Bubbles Border Punch
Martha Stewart Twine
Old Stash Used: All paper from my scrap pile
From my Kitchen Cartridge hasn't been used for months
Cupcake Thumbtack found on clearance last year

Here is how I keep my scraps: 
All my scraps are cut down to 5 1/2 X 4 1/4

I have many videos on how I use my scraps! Check out how I do it HERE

Scrappy Moms: From my Kitchen
More than Favors: Birthday Theme (Happy Birthday Paula!!)

Birthday Sundaes: Old Stash


  1. Pretty card Carri! Did you get any cartridges at Michael's. I heard they were $24.99 and I'm wondering if they had any newer ones?!--Pat

  2. OMGoodness ---That cupcake looks good enough to eat what a great card wow how fun to go to M's with your Mom.
    I hope your Turkey came out good.
    Hugs Diana

  3. Camping!? Lol. You guys are crazy! Ha. I think no one would notice or know the difference if you switched them out! Hehehe. What a great deal you got! Glad you had a fun day. Your card is great as usual. We had a good day too. We are finishing it up watching Ice Age Christmas all cuddled on the couch. Great way to end the day. Have fun camping.

  4. Delish cupcake card Carrie~
    How fun you got to cook the turkey, make a card and yes go shopping for more craft...
    Love it!
    TFS on the scrap video, I have tons that I need to go and sort out and I just love your idea.....

  5. Carri I love the way you used the twine on this one


  6. Beautiful card! Thanks for playing with us at Birthday Sundaes!

  7. Cute! Your sugared frosting looks yummy! :)Amy

  8. Very nice yummy card thanks for sharing!!!

  9. Super cute card! Love your take on this week's challenge! Thanks for playing along this week at Birthday Sundaes! :)


  10. I really LOVE how you made the sprinkles on the cupcake - it looks great! :D

    - Mel

  11. Oh how cute and that cupcake looks good enough to eat! Great idea for the scraps too ... awesome job!
    Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘POLKA DOT’ challenge and please come back again soon!

    one of the 'Sistahs'

  12. So yummy, looks like cinnamon and sugar :)

  13. Carri, how on earth did I miss this adorable card? I could just eat up this cupcake right now:) I love this card!

  14. Very pretty card! love that shade of pink! Thanks for sharing your card with us at Tuesday Throwdown. xxx Steph

  15. Yummy card. I saw your paper scraps video when you first did it and started cutting mine down too but it isn't nearly as organized as yours.

  16. Tasty looking cupcake =) Thanks for playing along with the Sisterhood of Crafters' Polka Dot Challenges!

  17. Super card! I'm loving the way you did the cupcake. It looks awesome!
    I'm glad you had such a wonderful Thanksgiving too. (Sorry I'm SO far behind... again!!)