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project life, week 3

This week brought about lots of excitement and lots of ordinary moments, all mixed in. To document them, I mainly used the Hip Kit Club project life kit and embellishment kit, as well as a card from Ali Edwards’ January digital kit and a couple of elements from the Craft story kit.

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Those cute little scrabble letters are stickers that I have been hoarding for maybe 10 years or so? It’s gotta be close to that. I saw them peeking out of my alpha sticker container and for some reason, thought that today, out of all days, was the day I was going to open the package and use them. Only three got used, so I’m sure I’ll go back to hoarding the rest. I have issues, what can I say. I mean, who am I saving them for, the Queen of England when she shows up on my doorstep? I dunno. AnyHOO…

One of my partners at work is very pregnant with her third child, so we had an office baby shower for her. It was a complete surprise and she was shocked and feigned being upset. It was so cute. Tracy and I bought the most adorable outfits that the baby will be able to wear when she’s around one year old.

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The citrus farmers certainly don’t like frosty mornings, but I do. It’s just enough to give everything an other-worldly look that fleeting and melts as soon as the sun rises.

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One of our kitties is quite the big girl. Lately, she’s taken to squeezing herself into this kitty perch, which sits atop a scratching post. I don’t know how she does it, or how it’s even comfortable. When she does it, I call her Tabitha muffin top. It sounds mean, but she spills over!

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Here’s the page 2 overview. I covered my thoughts on the inauguration and the new president because I don’t want to get into politics here. I respect everyone’s right to their own beliefs and opinions, no matter what they are, and I want this to be a political free zone. Regardless of anyone’s feelings about the events of this week, it was significant and I this story was screaming at me to be told.

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I love this filler card from Ali Edwards’ January digital kit. It captures how I feel about a new year perfectly. The journaling here is from the Craft story kit and refers to December Daily, which is the black and white photo peeking in on the bottom there.

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The overlay on the black and white photo is also from the Craft story kit.

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And here’s the whole thing all together.

Hope you all have a wonderful weekend; hope you have time to be creative!

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