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Sunday, November 1, 2015

Endless Thanks - Simple and Stepped Up!

It's hard to believe that October is already over.  It's been a busy month for us.  We made our move from Rhode Island to Minnesota a little over a week ago and we're settling in at my in-laws for the time being.  Let's see... So far in the 4 days that we have been in MN, I have had a root canal, it's snowed and the offer we put on a house was second in line and we missed it.  Rough few days.
 
Then last night I was able to watch the joy on our kid's faces as they went trick-or-treating and I was reminded how blessed I am. 



 
Aren't they adorable? :)

I'm also so thankful for health insurance for my tooth, being close to family and living in God's will.  The house wasn't meant to be - and I know we will find a place. :)
 
So, speaking of being thankful and the fact that today will start the "I am thankful for..." statuses on facebook, I wanted to share with you the thank you cards that I made for my customers who placed orders this month.  I'm also playing along with the "thankful" challenge at SU Only Challenges! They're celebrating 5 years!
 
 
This one I kept very simple.  I used Endless Thanks which I order last week during the stamp sale.  I love this set already!
 
 
I also wanted to show you all how to "step it up" and add more detail to this card.  This is my card for the challenge!
 
 
What do you think?
 
 
I hope these inspire you!  I'd love to hear what you are thankful for today! 
 
Thanks for stopping by :)
 
-Holly
 
 

11 comments:

  1. these are sweet and yes ALL your boys are handsome - you have a beautiful family and are truly blessed

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  2. Beautiful cards and children! Keep praying for the Lord to open and shut those doors and listen,,,He will direct your path...Sorry for your trials...but you sound as if you have a wonderful family that is supporting your family too!

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  3. Very pretty!! Love both versions but since I tend to add layers, love the stepped-up version the best :-) So thankful that you have a supporting family and we know that the Lord will direct you to the perfect home!! Thanks for playing along with us at SUO Challenges!

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  4. Such beautiful 'Thankyou' cards Holly. I hope you settle soon. D x

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  5. I love both cards too!! Actually I think I like the first version - I totally LOVE the simplicity - this would be a great card to CASE. So glad you joined in the fun at SUO

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  6. I love both of these little CAS beauties!! Less truly is more here!! Both cards ROCK!!

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  7. LOVE your card, especially the second one. The In Color Flowers are the perfect something, something for your card.

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  8. Such sweet CAS cards! Perfect gems! Thanks for playing along with the challenge this time on SUO Challenges!

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  9. I just noticed that Eli had thesame (2nd) costume as Gunnar. We miss you!

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  10. Love this Holly! Congratulations! This project is one of my most popular pins this week and is being highlighted on my blog today. Thanks for sharing. Kylie xx

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