Saturday, August 28, 2010

Come into the parlor.....

PageMaps Dusty Attic Challenge

Spider that was on the porch a couple weeks ago.

White Trilliums

Treasured Scrapbooking - Week One

Kristi - 3rd Grade

My sister Kristi , her 3rd grade picture.

Rollin' Down the River

Color challenge.  This is Austin 2 1/2, in front of the house.

Tyler Jumping

This was a sketch challenge.  The first time we ever saw Tayler, it was the middle of night when they arrived.  The first thing that he said to Stan & I was "Hey!" and started jumping up and down.  These pics remind us of that.


Finished this layout exactly 33 years to th eday these pics were taken, and we rafted the Chattooga.

I Love....

this was a layout about what you love about your home.

Sunday, August 8, 2010

Shrimp Plant

Mom loved these plants and always had alot planted for the hummingbirds!

The Dragon Awakes

I took these pictures over the course of a week of the Jack in the Pulpit (or Brown Dragon) opening.

Saturday, August 7, 2010

Blue Bird

BlueBird we saw out the kitchen window.  I made all the flowers and butterflies.

Lets Scrap Challenge 8-4
created 8-7-10

T Ball

Gabys 1st game - after watching her brothers since she was born - Gaby finally gets to play!!

This was for a Cosmo Cricket challenge with Lets Scrap.
Cosmo Cricket featured it on their Facebook page!!

Girls Dance

Father - Daughter Dance with Girls, Inc
Mike took Gaby to, the tears are becuz Gaby did a cartwheel on the dance floor, Mike yelled "no, no not in a dress" and she got embrassed.

Lets Scrap Challenge

Natures Garden

Flowers in the yard....

I made the left side for the DT Challenge on Lets Scrap (which I won!)
and the right side for Challenge Masters

 created 7-29-10

Rose Breasted Grosbeak

Lets Scrap Sketch -

Squirrel Corn

Found these for the 1st time on my way up to the JS Get Together.  Found them again this past April in the Smokies.  Love them!!

Yellow Trilliums

Love these flowers

Treasures of the Sea

Kristi at the Beach after they dredged

for Challenge Masters

Austin 4th Party

Austin is 4 !

Beer Samplin

Smoky Mtn Brewery in Gatlinburg, TN with Lee 4-10.  Lee thinks this makes her look like a lush - but we all know it is just a picture of the sampler beers that they brew there !

Wildlflower Collage

My passion


For Challenge Masters - cutting a picture and using a mask
I've never had a problem with that!  lol

Austin #1


Just Add Scissors

Fun challenge at Challenge Masters as to what is the ONE tool you cannot scrap without

Dorney Famiuly Reunion

The first and only time all of the Dorneys were together here at our house
 Last time Mom & Dad visited due to their health

First Sketch Challenge for Lets Scrap
created  7-4-10

Patriots Point

Our trip in 1980

created 7-3-10


One weekend at the Sanddunes off Southside Blvd - a wrecker got stuck!  Took 2 other trucks to pull them all out!


Mike D spent Christmas with us when he got out of the Navy, and we actually had a White Christmas!  He hit me with a snowball and said that he had waited all his life to do that!!  lol

created 6-26-10


Lucky to have had Lucy & Linus in our lives

What The Hell ???

Dad rode his Rascal Scooter to Walmart one day and got caught in the rain - so he bought the first hat he saw to wear on the way home.  Mom was appalled.  I think that is why he bought it !!!

Fave Spot

Favorite Spot to fish up river

Cindys Shower

Shower for Cindy & Gaby

Springtime in the Smokies

Love this sketch

Lucy & Linus 1977

Playing in the Sprinkler & their pool

Lake Alice

Mike D, Stan, David, Annette & Jack in Gainesville, FL

created 6-12-10