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Saturday, October 8, 2011

What I Love About Fall/Halloween Blog Hop Day 2




 


Welcome to the What I Love About Fall/Halloween  Blog Hop.  This hop is scheduled from Oct. 7 at 8:00 am through Oct.8 at 11:00 pm(Central time).

If you just happened to come to this blog, you can start at the beginning with Lisa Peters- http://handmadewithlove-lisa.blogspot.com/.  If you just came from http://www.thescrapbookingqueen.com   blog, then you are in the right spot

We're so excited to be doing this hop and we have a fabulous lineup with some very talented ladies.  There will be lots of fun projects, along with some great blog candy, and a great grand prize for this hop.

The hop is a 2 day hop so you will have plenty of time to make it through the whole hop lineup twice.  Check out each blog and see what blog candy you can win at the individual stops.  Please come back both days to see great projects.

Here is the complete lineup:
  
  Lisa-  http://handmadewithlove-lisa.blogspot.com/
Lisa Pontious ~ http://honeybearzdesigns2011.blogspot.com/
Kristy ~ http://scraptasticalkreations.blogspot.com
April http://curlsandgrins.blogspot.com
Jamie - http://myamusinglife.blogspot.com
Anita--  http://www.anitaandbugs.blogspot.com
Sher B http://www.patternsbysher.blogspot.com
Amy http://www.lovetocrop.com
Gina http://californiascrappin-gcinderella21.blogspot.com/
Dena http://missdjones.blogspot.com/
Melinda  http://thepaperthumb.blogspot.com
Shannon http://www.purplelionpaper.com/blog
Janet http://createatdreamscrapbooks.blogspot.com/
Tammy http://tampatha.wordpress.com
Barbara http://barbarab3.blogspot.com/
Sherry  http://upordowntheyrebeautiful.blogspot.com
Christina http://cema1cema.blogspot.com
Kari http://purplefuntastickcreations.blogspot.com/
Theresa: http://www.thescrapbookingqueen.com
Vicki http://mawmawsthoughts.blogspot.com/
Mandie http://mandiesscrappin.blogspot.com/
Suzanne  http://cricutcraftingrammy.blogspot.com
Jearise http://lorbysworld.blogspot.com/
                                                                                                
To be eligible for the grand prize, you must visit each blog and leave a comment. You also MUST visit Lisa's blog and leave a comment on her blog for the day and also become a follower at "Scrapping With Lisa" and her Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Scrapping-with-Lisa/130882060268842.  Please let her know if you don't do Facebook and she won't count that against you for the blog candy.  Now for Lisa's blog candy,    It will be a grab bag full of goodies.




Yesterday I showed you layouts with my gson Nolan.  He was my first grandchild..Today I am going to show you the Eli-boy!  He was born next and he was born on my birthday!  Doing these hops is really helping me to get my photos out of storage and onto pages where they belong.  On this day Eli was around 14 months old and he was so fascinated with all the pumpkins at the farm. At the bottom of the first page is a pic of him with his daddy who is 6' 9"!  Add that to the fact that his mommy is 6' and we have come to the conclusion that Eli is going to be a tall boy!!  :)  The square in the middle is a metal piece that reads:  "My finger may be small but I can still wrap my Daddy around it!"  The metal that the ribbon is running through says "Tradition".  And the pumpkin patch HAS become a tradition..:)


Judging by his shirt he was obviously teething!  LOL  On the second page of the layout is a poem that reads:
My Favorite Pumpkin
You are my favorite pumpkin
You are the cutest in the patch.
I love your little pumpkin nose
And pumpkin eyes that match.

I love your cute pumpkin smile,
I love your little frame
Your teeny tiny pumpkin toes
And your sweet pumpkin name!

Yes, you're my favorite pumpkin
The cutest I could ever hope to see
And I will tell everyone that I meet
That the cutest pumpkin belongs to me!

I do not know the author of this poem, if anyone else does please let me know so that I can give them the credit for it..


The metals on this page simply say..smallest...biggest..Above the poem is his name..Eli.  I received all my pumpkin embellies from others in various swaps I have been in.

Well, there you have it, my day 2 entry.  I hope you have enjoyed my layout and my Eli-boy..you can click on the pics to make them bigger if you want for details..Thank you for stopping by this hop and for leaving your comments..I have said it before..I am a rather simplistic scrapper but the boys are happy with their albums and that is all that matters to me..I will be drawing for my blog candy on Sunday..Take care everyone..

17 comments:

Luanne said...

wow! beautiful project and love the pictures. It's my first time to actually see that many pumpkins. We don't have that in Phil.
glad to hop.


Luanne
myfootahead@gmail.com
http://craftersreference.blogspot.com/

Barbara B said...

Cute Layout. I love the poem, and your grandson is so very cute!

Barbara B

BABYBORICUA said...

i loved the pictures and poem ,your layout project is beautiful

mamawcindy said...

Ah, How Sweet!!! Aren't Grand Children Wonderful!!! Thanks for Sharing! :0)
cindymarshall63 at hotmail dot com

Lisa said...

Your layout is adorable and you are right, he is the cutest pumpkin in the patch. Thanks for joining me in this hop, I really appreciate it.

Mallika said...

very bful project
i love dese pumpkins
hugs
mallika
mallikakejriwal@gmail.com
would love if you visit me too
http://missnotsogoodwithwords.blogspot.com/

Cindy said...

Your little pumkin guy is so cute and when he grows up these memories you will have to share with him and his children will be wonderful. scappin our kids and grandkids are the very best pages of all because they share the times we spent with them doingfun things and making those memories they grow up way to fast so you have to catch them while you can.
I'm a new follower.
cbcotton @ yahoo dot com

smyiow said...

Super cute pumpkin layout!!

my-o-scrappin.blogspot.com
smmyiow@gmail.com

Lisa said...

what a great page layout and super cute pictures!!! TFS

Lisa G
http://lisa-scrappingspot.blogspot.com/

Eva said...

so cute, love the wrapped around the finger sentiment.
Eva :0)
evascrapslife(at)gmail(dot)com
http://evasscrapsncards.blogspot.com
I have a giveaway on my blog

craftaholic said...

Love that poem and your LO is very sweet!! And I am a follower on your awesome blog!! TFS!!

I would like to invite you to my Birthday Blog Hop on November 19th for the "Me and Mickey's Birthday blog hop"! There are alot of very talented blogs going to be involved and lots of candy to be had.. Mine is a surprise!

http://ibecircled.blogspot.com
ilovetonkinese2 at hotmail dot com
Rexann♥

Suzanne cricutcraftingrammyblogspot.com said...

Such cute pictures, great layout pages and I love the poem.

callyannc said...

I love this LO! Too fun! CallyAnn(follower)

Kathy's Kreative Spot said...

cute layout; looks like he had a blast with all those pumpkins. I am a follower.
KathyV
Katsews at Gmail dotcom

thepaperthumb said...

Cute layout! New follower.

lorby said...

Very cute layout and little pumpkin. I'm a follower. TFS. jearise@gmail.com

Amy said...

Vicki... Another really precious layout -- I really love how you took the pictures of your grandson sitting on the pumpkins!! How stinkin' cute is your grandbaby?!?! :) I always enjoy your layouts...

I'm so glad I got to hop with you!!

Amy :) at www.lovetocrop.com