Saturday, April 27, 2013

Felicity's Be A Blessing Blog Hop!

Felicity's Be A Blessing Blog Hop!!

Welcome to Felicity's Be A Blessing Blog Hop!!

Today we are celebrating a very special little girl's first birthday. She has had a difficult fight this past year and we felt what better way to celebrate her life than have a blog hop!

Felicity has touched so many lives even though she is not even one yet. Every day she makes therapists, doctors, and even her family smile.

If you arrived from Lucy's blog, then you are in the right place. If you just happened to stumble across the hop on my blog today and would like to start at the beginning, then hop on over and see Shawnee's blog.

For my project, I decided to thank someone who is a blessing to me every single day. My husband.
He is such a hard worker, always makes sure we all have what we need, helps out our neighbors whenever he is needed (even if he is so tired he can't stay awake), always puts his family before himself, is so supportive and encouraging to all of us and is my biggest fan. He is just an all around great guy and I wanted to do something special for him to show him just how much we love and appreciate him so I made him a little gift.

For my card, I simply made an A2 sized card turned so it opens sideways. My patterned paper is from the Breeze 6x6 pad by My Mind's Eye. My sentiment came from the Silhouette online store and I added a little bit of glossy accents to the heart in "YOU". Inside the card is a personal letter to him letting him know just how much he means to me and how thankful I am for him.

For my gift bag, I simply took a plain white gift bag and decorated the front with some of the same patterned papers. The light bulb die cut also came from the Silhouette online store and there is also some glossy accents in the middle of that heart as well. My lightbulb container was found at AC Moore and I thought it went perfectly with this project. It is filled with some Lemon Drop candies, my hubby loves candy! 

I love how my project turned out and I am looking forward to giving it to my hubby.

I also have some blog candy for one lucky follower.
One follower of my blog will win the prize pictured below:
You are all blessings to me!
 I appreciate all your lovely comments on my projects and they put a smile on my face whenever I read them. Thank you!
To be eligible for my blog candy that I am giving away
1. Be a follower of my blog
2. Leave me a comment on this post
I will pick a winner using from all the comments left on this post on Friday May 3, 2013
so be sure to come back and see if you are the winner :)

Thanks so much for stopping by and hopping with us today!
Your next stop is MICHELE

I hope you have a fabulous crafty day!

Here is the blog hop order in case you get lost somewhere along the way:
Stacey (You are here)
Michele (Your next stop)
Cardstock: White & Black (Georgia Pacific), Yellow & Gray (Recollections)
Patterned Paper: Breeze (MME)
Punch: Scallop Sentiment (Fiskars)
Ribbon: Corrugated Glitter (The Paper Studio)
Silhouette Store: Lightbulb & You Light Up My Life 
Misc.: Gift bag, foam adhesive, light bulb container (Darice), lemon drop candy


~ Jo ~ said...

Your projects are soooo cute. I love that lightbulb cut for your gift bag and I think the filled lightbulb with candy is sooo cute!


snappy scrappy said...

My goodness...what an adorable card and gift perfect!! Lee-Ann :)

JennyKozar said...

Love your project - and I am sure you are a blessing to your husband as well!

Shawnee Penkacik said...

Stacey I love this idea. The light bulb card is just too cute and I love how you filled a light bulb as well. Thank you so much for joining me as a part of this blog hop and giving back to your sweet husband. I know he will love your project and the lemon drop candy is a perfect idea.

Hugs and blessings,

AJ Scrapbooking & Cards said...

Wow this is all so cute. I just know your hubby love this. TFS AJ-

Janis said...

Beautiful! I love everything you make.

Amanda said...

Awesome job. Love the light bulb with candy inside. :) The card is perfect too. :) Amanda

Penny Hazen said...

I love your creation. those light bulbs are to darn cute. Thanks for sharing. Your husband will be blessed and I know that will bring a smile to his face.

Lori Apgar said...

LOVE this gift idea!!! Love the silhouette images too :)

Glad to be in this hop with you!!

readysetstamp said...

Ok this project rocks!! I love it so much! I will be scrap lifting this one!!! I love that you honor and cherish your husband and show him how much he means to you. That is one of the keys to a happy and successful marriage I believe. XOXO, Jullie. :0)

Ellen Jarvis said...

How fun this lightbulb is ... I have to go see if I can find one at AC Moore! I have a lot of ideas -- the lightbulb went off in my head when I saw your project!! THANK YOU for triggering them .. sometimes I just get into a creative funk, and participating in hops does so help my mojo. I'm sure your hubby will LOVE it, especially the Lemon Drop candies within!! That's very thoughtful of you to honor him.

Ellen (CardMonkey)

Beth said...

Stacey: I love your idea! Your card is cute; however, I really love how you filled up the light bulb. I also like how you are showing your husband how much you appreciate how much he does for you & your family "so important"!! We are now following your blog via GFC & Bloglovin'!

It was nice to participate in the hop with you & bless others!
~Beth & Emily

Rachelle said...

I too loved your idea on blessing your husband, what a wonderful way to show him how much you love & appreciate him.
I am a follower~via bloglovin


Michele from MS said...

What a beautiful idea to let him know how much he is appreciated. Love the colors and yes, the light bulb is soooo perfect for this. Thanks for sharing ~ Enjoyed hopping with you

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