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Wednesday, December 25, 2013

EBWorld Dec DT Project

from The Schroeder home to yours...
May God Bless you all today and everyday!!!
Thank you Jesus!!
It is time once again for some fun at The Elisabeth Bell World Challenge Blog :))
I made some fun christmas gifts for my girls and friends this year....they included recipes for Hot Cocoa Mix and Beer Bread--- I saw on the TV show "Living with Amy".  I absolutely had to test taste them and Yum Yum!!!!!
The EB World challenge is Snowflakes and Lace!!!
AND our Fabulous Sponsor is Miss Elisabeth Bell herself
The winner this month will get to choose any 4 digi's from
Elisabeth Bells Digital Collection.

So for my project today I am sharing a Hot Cocoa Mix Gift!!
The gorgeous tag is using Elisabeth Bell's Digi image called
I recycled a salad dressing jar.  Filled with the Hot Cocoa Mix....and if you look close you can see the marshmallows mixed in :)
Apple Berry was colored with Copics
Skin--E11, 00, 000
Reds--R46, 24, 22
Greens--YG17, G46, 24, 20
Hat, apron and pants--C2, 1, 00
Hair-- E59, 55, 51
Basket--YR27, 24, Y02
Floor--W3, 00
Cut out with SB Floral Oval die, placed atop KandCo dp which was cut with SB scallop oval, fancied with MS snowflake and branch punches--WOC 1mm pearls--lite green dew drops--made a lace loop and attached with tiny holiday ribbon.  Snowflakes were given dimension with foam tape.
Top of jar with directions....SB scallop circle nesties and MS snowflake and branch punches with lite green dew drop gems and WOC 1mm pearls
Back of jar....I added WOC pearls to flower designs on MS lace
Another view
Final view and Recipe :))

Homemade Hot Cocoa Mix
3 cups Nestle Quick
8 cups instant dry milk
8 oz. powdered coffee creamer
1/2 cup powdered sugar
2/3 cup Hershey Cocoa
Blend all ingredients in Large bowl.  Put in desired containers or gift bags.  Fill cup or mug 1/2 full with cocoa mix and add hot water.  For added fun top with marshmallows or whipped cream!!!

Hope you enjoyed this and I do wish you all a Very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!!

Also  I hope you can join in the fun at EBell there are always GREAT prizes!!!

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Frosty the Snowman Christmas

Today I am posting for The Digi Bell's DT Blog!

Will be back later with details.....Grant is needing attention :))
Whew 4 hours later--Little Grant just didn't want to give in.

I used Elisabeth Bell's image called
Frosty the Snowman
Copics used~
Skin--E11, 000, R20
Hair and stool--E57, 35, 31
Girls outfit--YG67, G46, 24, VD holo iridescent GLpen on hat
Boys outfit--R24, E57, 35, 31, VD Holo Iridescent GL pen on hat puff
snowman--C1, coo, B60, YR07, 02, Silver Spica on buttons
snowman shoes--E35, 31, W3
bucket--E57, 35, 31, YR67, G24, YR07, 02, Silver Spica Pen
mouse--W5, 1, E35, R20
snow--B0000, B60, C00, VD Holor Iridescent GL Pen
Papers-- BG Eskimo Kisses and Green CS.  
Snowflake dp punched with MS snowflake border punch and given sparkle with VD glitter liner pen..doesn't show very well.
Added Green grossgrain ribbon, pearls and my new KSD silhouette Christmas Sentiment Stickler!!

Thanks for visiting and do stop in The Digi Bell's DT Blog daily for Great fun and inspiration!!!
Also do check out EBWorld Blog for more fun and wonderful prizes!!!!!!
Christmas Blessings

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Creatalicious #58

Hello~~Creatalicious friends!!
Wow 2013 is almost over and we are getting ready to start a new year :)  With that comes New Year's Resolutions!!
Our Creatalicious Challenge #58 ---is to Craft about our WISHES for 2014 and what we can do to make it a better year for us all!!

This challenged is sponsored by KreativTiger and the prize will be a 50€ coupon for any purchase at the store!

For my New Year's wish.....I am going to find something to "SMILE" about everyday or share a "SMILE" with someone everyday!!

Here is what I created~~A refrigerator magnet!!
 Papers are Bazzill black dotted swiss, kraft CS, BoBunny Enchanted Collection.  Tools used SB Grand Deco Oval One, SB scallop circle, SB Wonderful Wings, Magnolia Dream Tag doohickey, HC Belle Rose vine.
 Studio G sentiment stamped with Momento tuxedo black and heat embossed with JoAnn's CE Irridescent sparkle embossing powder...very shiny:))  Kraft CS was stamped with Musical background stamp using Memento Rich Cocoa.  Sponged all edges with TH vintage Photo DI.  Added scattered straw stickles on sentiment edges and butterfly.  Lime green stickles added to Vine and  litely to butterfly body.  finished with Kaisercraft pearls
 Shows dimension!!
Another view :))

Thanks for visiting and sure do hope you find time to join in the fun Creatalicious 2014 wishes challenge!!!

Friday, December 13, 2013


Hello Dearest Friends~~~
I have wonderful, exciting, fascinating news for you all!! YIIIPPPEEEEEE!!!!
I have been chosen to design for The Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge Blog 

I am so elated to share many new ideas that I have stored in my brains talent folder :))
Hope you can all join in the Fussy and Fancy Challenges~~they are on alternate fridays!!!

Here is our last challenge for this 2013 year!!!
Wendy would like you to create with chocolate colors, or chocolate candy, or whatever you dream up :)
I decorated Kit Kat candy bars for my friends this year!!!
Here is a chocolate colored chocolate candy bar  LOL

Paper is Kand Co BW Evergreen shimmer pack.  
Whimsy Sentiment die from Red CS and cover with Silver glitter glue sitting atop Gold glitter Christmas Tree.  Added May Arts ribbon, red/white twine, PS button and christmas charms.

Thanks for visiting and Hope you can join in the Fussy and Fancy Friday Fun!!!!!

Sunday, December 8, 2013

Cristmas Angel

Hello Everyone~~ Today I am posting for The Digi Bell's DT Blog!!
Using EBell's sweet digi......
Copic colored~~ 
Hair  E44, 43, 41
Skin  E02, 00, 000
Outfit  Y28, 00, 0000
Trumpet and Light  YR27, 24, 21, W3
Wreath, Flowers in hair and Present  YG67, G24, R24, 20, W3, Y28
Kitty E43,41, 40
Stars Y21, 0000, Yellow stickles
Cloud and Wings B0000, Y0000, Waterfall stickles
Snow B00, waterfall stickles
Cut out with SB circle nestie, matted with SBscallop circle using SU Navy and Lt blue textured CS
Card is Metallic Gold found in Stash
Added-- Organza white ribbon
Rectangle panel with SU cardstocks and dp punched with Fiskars border punch
Sentiment from dp punched out with SU scallop oval punch and matted with SU navy CS cut from SB scallop oval nestie
Bow made with The Bow Easy

Going to Enter::
Elphine House Australia #53 ~~ Let it Snow

Please do visit The Digi Bell's DT Blog daily for holiday inspiration!!!
Also, EBWorld challenge is going on~~it is Monochromatic!!

Thanks for visiting and Happy Holidays