Apr 1, 2011

April Fools Day Blog Hop

hey there friends,

Welcome to the april fools day blog hop. Hosted by Me. If you are here, then you landed right at the very beginning and are in the right spot to hop along. Today since it's april fools day, we are inspired by fun and funny.

Today for my project, I went through my photo stash, and I found an assortment of just silly candid photos that I had taken over the summer. I mean they aren't the BEST photos ever in fact I look like a mess in some of them, but you know what.. i remember how much fun we had taking the photos and just being silly.

Scrapbook size: 12x12 Double Page
Cardstock: Recollections Kraft 12x12, Bazzil White 12x12, Recollections Brown
Pattern Pattern Paper: K& Company Sweet Nectar 12x12
CUTS: Lettering Delights Felt Owl Right

also used for Rik Rak Border
Lettering Delights Basic Borders

Fonts: School Script, Miss Scarlett Plain, shadow created using MTC Shadow Layer Feature
Hope you enjoy the projects and inspiration along the way :)
Embellishments: Sakura White Gelly Roll Pen
Vinyl Rubons Flower Doodles by E.A.D Designs
Other tools: We R Memory Keepers Corner Chomper

For my blog Candy I have  3 ROLLS of The TAPE DEPOT ATG Tape, as well as a pack of 25 A2 Envelopes from Clear Bags

all you have to do is make sure you are a follower and leave a comment on this post.

  1. Cristina http://www.craftingwithcristina.com/
  2. Amanda http://www.myscrappinobsession.com/
  3. Ivette http://www.allaboutmeandmyscrapbook.blogspot.com/
  4. Lauren http://www.laurenscreative.com/
  5. Ruth http://www.septemberninth.blogspot.com/
  6. Christina B http://www.cardcreationsbyc.blogspot.com/
  7. Elsa http://www.cricutlvr.blogspot.com/
  8. Lezlye  http://lezlyes.blogspot.com/
  9. mel http://www.scrappymel.blogspot.com/
  10. Corri http://buglvr.blogspot.com/
  11. Gaby http://www.gabycreates.com/
  12. Laura http://www.makinprettythings.com/
  13. Liz http://www.lizspaperloft.com/
  14. Theresa http://www.thescrapbookingqueen.com/

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Brenna said...

that is a beautiful layout!! thanks for the hop!

4kids4 said...

Very cute and fun layout! Great pics..and your owls are adorable in pink and blue! TFS!

~Sharon C.

BunnyFreak said...

Look like you were having fun in the photos. Love those owls on the layout.

Christina said...

Love those cute owls!! TFS

quilt4fun2 said...

Your pages turned out so sweet. Thank You for having and sharing in the hop.
quilt 4 fun 2 at hot mail dot com

Cathy said...

I love your "Hanging Out" layout. The paper is cute and I love the owls!! I'm a new follower.
cathyhartle at gmail dot com

Craftyhomemade said...

Super cute layout.


Melissa said...

Your layout is very nice, looks like you had fun!!! Thanks so much for the chance to win!

mzcherub2009 at att dot net

Savahanna said...

Very very cute LO

iluvkatie74 said...

Adorable pages. They are fantastic.

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dot com

Misty said...

I love your LO, looks like your having fun! I had so much on this hop, been hopping since 6am! Still can't find 2 of the hops. Sure hope to win, I could use those envelopes for OWH!
I am holding my 1st blog hop, and would love for you to join me. Please
come to my blog for more info & to join me!

Hummer Hugs,
hummingbird204 at comcast dot net

Amanda said...

Cute layout!! TFS!

amandawoodau at hotmail dot com

scrapstampcrazy said...

Very nice. I like how you were able to use a few pictures and a decent amount of decorations on a smaller album. This is something I struggle with.

Got2BCrafting said...

Those are the best kind of photos!! Your LO looks fabulous.. love the colors!

Laura said...

So cute! Thanks for inviting me to be in this hop!


TaylorMadeGreetings said...

What a wonderful Hop! Love all of the projects, everyone did a great job and made it fun as well.
Can you provide the exact dimensions or a direct link for the A2 Clear Envelopes that you use from Clear Bags?

Cuttin' and Stampin' Cards said...

Very cute layout. I have plenty of those goofy pictures too. This was a good idea.

Lillian Child said...

Who doesn't love SILLY??!! Great job!


sandra said...

Your layouts are super cute!!

Jennifer~My Creative Crafting said...

I am a new follower :) I love your layout! Thanks for the hop!


Christine said...

Pretty layout and cute pictures!


Mommy's Crafty Creations said...

Love your LO. Im a new folower.


Donna said...

Wonderful colors in the layout. Very pretty!

Angela said...

Cute layout, I love the owls! Thanks for hosting this hop!
lauermaa at gmail dot com

Nadia's World said...

Awesome LO! Also a great reminder that sometimes those silly photos can make a great scrapbook LO!


Nicole T.

Karen said...

Love your LO and the colors are pretty. TFS!

Kwillis_15 at yahoo dot com

VeronicaA said...

Beautiful layout...I love the colors and it is so springy! Thanks for sharing and the opportunity to win.
vballen at comcast dot net

Cathie w said...

love you layout so cute TFS!!!!


Adrian said...

The LO is nice, love the vivid colors! Thanks for a chance to win:)


adrianwallen@ msn.com

FMonty said...

Such a cute LO! Thanks for the idea of just taking pics when we are being silly. LOVE when the kiddos are just laughing away :D

Denise-Scrapmouse said...

Love your layout. It's fun, it's festive, it's cheerful. Great job! Thanks for sharing.

coupondenise at live dot com

Minta's Creations said...

Love your layout...so cute.


pat said...

always like a great LO idea! TFS.

Karen Taylor said...

Wonderful layout and I learned so much by visiting you. Great fun for April 1!! Thanks for the chance!

Ive_Boricua_Girl said...

Cute layout... thanks for making me part of your hop...


Kim said...

What a Fun 2 Page LO!!!
I'm a follower:)
kfordyce6638 at gmail dot com

Tere said...

cute layout, and you are right, those pictures are so fun!!!

I'm a follower... thanks for the giveaway!!!

Babe O'Mara said...

Great layout. Love those owls. Those pictures look like you were having alot of fun. That's what we need to remember. I'm already a follower. Thanks for a chance at some candy.


Cricut Design Chicks SWARM said...

awesome LO. Love the family fun LO's I became a follower.

Marilyn said...

What a cute idea. Thanks for sharing

Jen_H said...

Very pretty! Love the colors. TFS!


Theresa said...

What a GREAT lo, the colors are amazing and fun!

Maria said...

What a fun layout! TFS

Beebeebabs said...

Very nice layout tfs!!!

Live Love and Scrap said...

Hey Cristina...love the pics of your darling little family!!! Super cute layout....love the colors...so bright and cheery!!! The owls are adorable!!!

Hope to finish the hop tonight...gotta get ready for Bunco!!!


Cathy said...

You did a nice layout, You do great work, thanks for doing a blog hop, they are so fun and educational. I am a follower. love it.

pruttybird said...

Those owls are just tooo cute. Great layout.

pruttybird at comcast dot net

katieo said...

The bright papers go well with the happy smiles

Beebeebabs said...

Soooo cute tfs

My Crafting Time said...

Love your LO the owls are so cute. I use Lettering Delights too and just love them. Thanks for the blog hop and a chance to win. I'm already a follower.

Stacy at mycraftingtime dot com

Melissa Pearson said...

Super cute!!!
Am already a follower =)
Have a great weekend!

melpearson at hotmail dot ca

Kaitlin said...

Very cute!:) Thanks for the chance to win:)


HockeyScrap said...

Love the bright colors of your scrapbook page! Very cool.

mw_scrap said...

Awesome job on your layouts...sometimes those not so perfect pictures are the best ones..TFS...Mary Ann


Karen said...

Nice LO What a wonderful way to remember those special times. TFS

Karen C

emptynestboutique at yahoo dot com

Kim said...

I love the brightness of your adorable LO. great job!


Marlene said...

LOVE the LO! The svg file is pretty sweet.

Tanya said...

Super cute!!

phenis2031 at yahoo dot com

mw_scrap said...

I just wanted to come back and say your April Fools hop was awesome...such talented ladies...Thanks for allowing me to enjoy your hop. Mary ann


Melissa said...

Such a cute layout!!!

dolfnz777 at yahoo dot com

jenni said...

I love your owls, adorable!

Nana Jo said...

Fun layout page.
mmlmn at polarcomm dot com

Suni Smith Brandt said...

Really great layout !!!!tyty4s and the blog hop

Gabriela Sandoval said...

What a great layout. Thanks for sharing.



Brigitte (SE. Louisiana) said...

I love this layout. Off for the rest of the blog hop!!

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

Adorable lay-out! Love the fun colors!

Karen S. said...

Such a bright and cheerful layout! Love the adorable little owls!

karenskapin at yahoo dot com

Suzy said...

I love those owls! Thanks for the chance to win.
Suzy suzyq28024@gmail.com

karensk said...

Love the color combinations. Bright and cheery cute layout. I am a follower.
Thanks for sharing
karenk3 at ameritech dot net

CA Scrapper said...

Cute and fun layout! Thanks for sharing.


cascrapper at gmail dot com

Simply AJ said...

Awesome layout!!! What a fun way to show off your photos. Thanks so much for sharing. AJ

scrapaholicjen said...

Love your layout and the fun pictures!
qtme2003 at yahoo dot ca

Debican said...

These photo's are so fun. The candid one's are useally the best. Love you LO. Hugs, Debi