Monday, July 27, 2015


here's a friendly case you missed this announcement on Thursday...

(Chit Chat)

(Giddy Bugs stamps and dies, Hearts Dies)

The phrase “Beam me up, Scotty” was never actually spoken in any Star Trek television episode or film.

super BIG hugs,

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Sunday Recap 7.26

Hello, Paper Smooches fans & friends!

Savannah O'Gwynn here today to share the newest Virtual Smooches videos and Paper Smooches SPARKS challenge!!!!!!! 

First up-- be sure to check out the following videos, as well as the Featured Fan, on the Virtual Smooches blog. 
  • Just a Note card- If you're like me, you will want to watch this new video by Kalyn!!! I want to watch it just so I can learn how she creates--- if only I had an ounce of her talent! LOVE this card! Here's a sneak: 
  • CAS cards + Easter in July- I've shared 3 different cards in this video/post. I created this video back in April, so I'm a bit late when celebrating Easter... but the design can be used for literally any occasion just by switching out the die cut image! And the CAS cards--- SUPER EASY! Here's a sneak: 
Next TODAY the newest Paper Smooches SPARKS challenge goes live! Starting with this new term, our challenges will start on SUNDAY 12:01am PST and end on SATURDAY at 11:59 pm PST. Winners will be shared on MONDAYS:)
Today starts our July Designer Drafts challenge.
The July Designer Drafts challenge starts at 12:01am PST Sunday, July 26th. Be sure to link up your creation before Saturday, August 1st at 11:59pm PSTClick HERE for more details.

And finally... I would love to share with you our July Picture Perfect challenge winner!! DebSelby found inspiration (as did several players last week) in the branch and birds! This is such a wonderful card--- I think I'd like to live in one of those little birdhouses! LOL! Great job, Debbie!

That's it for me today! I do hope you will join in the fun with the Paper Smooches SPARKS challenges!! We would love to stop by your blog and check out your creations! 

Thanks so much for stopping by! Be blessed:}

Saturday, July 25, 2015


here's a friendly case you missed this announcement on Thursday...

(Best Buds)

 (Best Buds)

(Uplifters, Paisley Dies, Best Buds)

Unless you have an official permit, you may not take a picture of a rabbit from 
January to April in Wyoming.

oxo Kim

Friday, July 24, 2015


(Paisleys Dies)

(Flowers 2 Dies, Foliage 1 Dies)

(Gently Seasoned Two)

In 1924 a new Ford cost $265.

Thursday, July 23, 2015


Hello friends!

The flower stamp is just shy of 1" wide and just a little over 1 1/2" tall


PS blog posts will be scheduled while we are away.

The sentiment is from a new stamp set called Summer Lovin.  
It will be available on August 1

New Mexico law states, that females may not appear unshaven in public.


Wednesday, July 22, 2015


I have a special announcement tomorrow  :)

(Thanks Word Die)

(Hearts Dies)

Valerie - our distinguished guest created this super adorable card for us to show off.

(Bee Mine stamps and dies, Dainty Flowers Dies, Sentiment Sampler)

97% of people say “fith” instead of “fifth”.

xx Kim

Tuesday, July 21, 2015


 (Best Buds, Bows Dies)

(Sentiment Sampler, Frame 1 Die)

Goodyear once made a tire entirely out of corn.

xoxo Kim

Monday, July 20, 2015


Happy Monday!  I am so happy to have a fresh new week, how about you?

(Stitched Flourishes 2 Dies)

(Foliage 2 Dies, Salutations)

You share your birthday with at least 9 million other people in the world.

xx Kim