Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Just Chicken In!

Hello Everyone!

I hope you are having a GREAT Wednesday!  This week has been going by sooo fast.  Monday and Tuesday I thought I was coming down with something so I took it easy but I feel great today.  So glad it wasn't the awful flu going around.  

I started reading Book 3 of the Matched trilogy.  Not sure if I am liking it or not.  Too many different story lines.  Have any of you read Matched or Crossed yet?  I enjoyed the first two books really well.  It's just this last one.  I feel like the author is trying to put EVERYTHING in at once and wrap it up but there are a lot of different ideas going on at once.  I am not a writer so I'm sure that it's super hard to wrap up a trilogy.  What are your thoughts?

I pulled out an old Stampin' Up! stamp set and made this quick card.  I used the Promarkers to color the chicken in and My Mind's Eye The Sweetest Thing paper.  I am trying to stock up on everyday occasion cards that are ready at my fingertips.  


21 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous the layout and colours are fabulous. Caroline xxx

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  2. I was wanting to learn more about this series! Apparently it was written by someone that lives in the same little town that I do!

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  3. What a cute simple card. I need to stalk on some like that too. TFS
    Sherry

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  4. Super cute card Robyn, the paper looks perfect with the chicken. I haven't heard of either series, what are they about?? I need something new to read!!! ;)

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  5. How cute! Did you write the sentiment or is that one of your stamps?

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  6. really cute.
    Pam

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  7. I was just checkin' in with you too! :0) I hope you are doing well. I sure miss you! Xoxo :0)

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  8. cute card! those books look pretty interesting..they are now on my list to read! thanks :)
    ~Jennifer

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  9. I haven't read those books but love it when people discuss books and give opinions so that I sort of know what to expect when I get to read.

    Love the card...so cute...the sentiment made me laugh.

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  10. Momof4inArlington11/15/2012 11:45 AM

    What a cute card! I love the sweet background paper...of course, the cute sentiment too!

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  11. Very cute!! I have a soft spot for chickens, so I think I might do something similar. Love it.

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  12. Super cute! Love the chicken stamp. Not heard of either series. Will check with dh...he reads everything in sight in no time....lol. Hope all is well.
    Have a wonderful day!
    Dee B

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  13. Hi Robyn,

    I haven't heard of those books. I am reading the Hunger Games right now. I saw the movie. I am only on the first book. I usually like to read the books before I see the movies. Your card is so pretty, that chicken is adorable.

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  14. I love that stamp set. I need to get it inky. Thanks for the inspiration. I have not read those books. I am finishing the Outlander Series by Diana Gabaldon. It is a good read.

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  15. I haven't read the third book yet. I hope it gets better! I've been waiting to read it for so long lol! Very cute card btw :)

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  16. Your card is so cute. I love chickens.

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  17. I have read all 3of these , follow the author on twitter and I can say..I'm not feeling the 3rd one like I did with the others. However I will say. I Love Love Love Divergent and Insurgent.... Much like a The Hunger Games in that it is set in a "future" sense.. but a whole different spin. I am excited to see where this goes and what the Author has in store. Oh yes and I'm Lovin' the chicken stamp .... and great family photos ...

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