Sale A Bration Ends Tonight!

Sale A Bration Ends Tonight!

Be sure to grab your Sale A Bration goodies by midnight EST tonight! Otherwise, when they are GONE, they are gone for good!  Click on the picture below to be taken to my ONLINE STORE!  Or, Click Here!

SAB1 On a different note, I have changed the url to my FACEBOOK page to  Be sure to bookmark this page for easy reference.



Stamping Is The Best Therapy!

Stamping Is The BEST Therapy!

It is hard to give myself permission to give myself time off! (Let me tell you, it IS hard!) Thank you for checking in to see how I am feeling. I am feeling a little bit better this afternoon, but I fatigue easily.

One of the things that I wanted to share is that I am overwhelmed by your outpouring of affection! Each and every card, flower arrangement, phone call, email, text or meal means so much to me. I guess you could say it is like one HUGE hug! I consider everyone an angel on my shoulders!

This sweet little hand carved angel has been watching over me.

IMG_2524 (1)One of the many things that I have come to learn is being better at receiving.  It is hard and I am getting lots of practice.


mantelYour gifts and flowers have all brought me much encouragement and I have certainly never felt so loved during this difficult time.

flowersIt is sometimes so overwhelming that words cannot express how truly grateful I am that you have reached out to me!  I am not sure what tomorrow brings and I have lots of fears, but I know that I am very blessed to have so many wonderful and caring people behind me.


Bridgeport Hospital and it’s staff have been wonderful.  The doctors and staff of the Norma Pfriem Breast Center have been caring and kind professionals and I thank them wholeheartedly.

But, last Thursday, Ed and I received news that deflated my positive balloon. The results of my pathology report came back that I had Stage 1 cancer and an appointment with an oncologist was scheduled for Jan 30th. The bright side of my mastectomy is that my lymph nodes are clear. I am not sure where my journey and recovery will take me, but you can be sure that I will stay in touch in the next week or so.

I am taking advantage of this afternoon to write to you and get some thank you notes finished.  I wanted to show you that you don’t need to send anything elaborate for your thank you notes.  I will be sharing a few ideas over the next few weeks.  (I have a lot of them to stamp and write.)  Like the post title says, “Stamping is the BEST therapy!”

I fell in love with the Swirly Bird Bundle a few months ago when the Annual Catalog came out.  I think it is versatile.  So much so, that I used it for some Christmas Cards this year.

To make your thank you cards even easier, add a set of Note Cards and Envelopes, either in Whisper White or Kraft.  They are cut and scored for you.

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By the way, if you love FREE stuff!


It doesn’t get better than FREE . . . There are 3 ways to earn FREE products!

      • SHOP to earn a FREE Sale-a-bration item for every $50 you spend . . . no limit!
        • Click here to see all of the FREE items available!
      • HOST to get more FREE products with Stampin’ Rewards (an extra $25 FREE with a $250 order or party!  Book parties are most welcome at this time!
              when you purchase the $99 Starter Kit – it’s the Ultimate Stampin’ Up! Bundle! During Sale-A-Bration, you can choose2 FREE stamp sets.from either catalog (ANY PRICE) as a bonus to add to your starter kit.   Join for the discounts, ideas & fun!
      • For $99 you choose:  $125 worth of Stampin’ Up! product for your kit.  That’s $26 in FREE product!
      • The kit ships for FREE! That’s a savings of another 10%!
      • After joining, get everything you’ve been wanting at a minimum 20% discount!
      • NO RISK . . . NO OBLIGATION!  When the time comes, you decide whether you want to renew or not!
      • DO IT FOR YOU!
      • Join here and learn more and I will contact you when you do!

No matter how you take advantage of SALE A BRATION,  it’s a great time to stock up on your favorite paper, adhesives, and everything else that Stampin’ Up! offers that you know and love!   When you do, you can earn FREE Sale-a-bration rewards . . . one for every $50 you spend!  There’s NO limit!  An order of $150 or more earns not only Sale-a-bration rewards, but FREE Stampin’ Rewards as well!

Shop ONLINE with me!  online 24/7!  . . . when you do, please select “allow demonstrator to contact me” so I can thank you, if not, I totally understand!




Hello! Stampin’ Up! Limited Time!

Hello! Limited Time! Stampin’ Up!

I’ll bet you didn’t even know that there were Sale A Bration Stamp Sets that are labeled LIMITED TIME?!  This super adorable stamp set is leaving our line-up on February 15th, so be sure to place your orders now before Monday night!

After that, starting February 16th, we get three (3) NEW products to end the 2016 Sale A Bration promotion!  You can see the brochure here to view them!

Pairing it with the Love Blossoms Designer Series Paper stack makes my heart sing!  I also used the Blossom Punch on sale now during the Weekly Deal event!

Oh how I love the “hello” font on this card and the clean and simple style of this card.


Christine’s Tips:

  • Be sure to stamp the inside of your card using a coordinating stamp from the set.  It really does give it that special touch!
  • On dark card stock, add a layer of Whisper White or Very Vanilla Cardstock to make your special message easier for the recipient to read.
  • The It’s My Party enamel dots are the perfect embellishment to add to the center of any flower.

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Weekly DealsDon’t forget about this amazing set that will go away Monday night!


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Balloon Bash and NEW Sale A Bration Products Today!

Balloon Bash

One of the things I LOVE about this time of year is the emerging bright colors into Spring.  Bermuda Bay, Tangelo Twist and Crushed Curry to name a few from the Birthday Bash Designer Series Paper, makes it all happen.
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We’re NOT done yet!

TODAY begins a new chapter for Sale A Bration!  Stampin’ Up! has just released four (4) NEW products for the remaining month of Sale A Bration.  You are going to LOVE some of the NEW offerings.

Earn an exclusive, free Sale-A-Bration gift with every $50 you spend (before shipping and tax).  Sale-A-Bration ends March 31.


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