Saturday, January 7, 2012

Enjoying the Weekend

I am enjoying the weekend, and hope that all of  you are enjoying it as well.  I had a bad kidney infection, and ended up in the Emergency Department the other day.  So, at this point, I'm just counting all my blessings, and realizing that being able to walk on my own and get around my house is a blessing.  It's funny how God will let us go through something difficult in order to get our attention, and to help us gain a new perspective on what is truly important and how many things we have in our lives to thank Him for that we far too often take for granted. I'm so grateful for so many things.  Being able to walk on my own is a blessing right now, and my heart goes out to those who cannot do this.  I am truly grateful for SO very much.

This card is certainly nothing special, but I am entering it in a couple of contests. It's my second entry for this week at Simon Says Stamp where the challenge is "Something New".  I'm using my new felties from KI Memories. - Something New - KI Memories Felties now on clearance at Michaels. - Time Flies - Use Something With Wings - I used a little bird from the KI Memories Felties set.

I appreciate having you stop by to say hello.  Please remember that if you become a follower or leave a comment, I will always do the same for you.  Have a very blessed weekend.




  1. Glad to hear you are feeling better :) Your card is adorable, love those felties!

  2. Your card is so cute. Love all the demension and those felts are so cute.
    Hope you get to feeling better real soon.

  3. so so cute...I love these felts..

    so glad you are feeling better...

  4. So glad that you're ok! This card is very special! I love all the felts and the adorable scene you've created!

  5. Oh dear Karen, I hope you are feeling much better now. And how you can say this card is nothing special, I dont know! I think its an absolutely beautiful card, I love it. Lee x

  6. Karen, I'm so sad to hear that you were in so much pain. I am thankful that you are feeling better. Your card is cute and different...I've never seen or heard of felties! They are something new to use on cards I imagine. Hope you feel back to normal soon. Hugs, Dawn

  7. Your card is so so sweet Karen, I would love to touch it, it looks so soft ! I am so glad you are feeling better Sweetie, as you said we are taking too many things for granted... Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  8. Hi Karen,
    thanks for inviting me to see your blog :)
    I am glad, you like my blog and found it last night. You are welcome :)
    Your blog is full of sweet creations, and yes, i became a new follower.

    Wish you a magical sunday

    Dunja xx

  9. Oh no Karen! I hope you are feeling better! I know what they are like! Very painful!! Sending you warm feel better wishes!!

    Your card is super sweet!! Love that sweet little house, tree and bird! Adorable!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at The Shabby Tea Room!


  10. So cute! I adore those felties. Glad you are feeling better and thanks for sharing with us The Shabby Tearoom this week.

  11. what a stunning creation for our new somethings challenge on Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog this week. Really pretty details and colours. Thanks for joining us, hope to see you for our next challenge

  12. I appreciate your Biblical perspective. Thank you for sharing your heart. I'm now following your blog.