He Made It!

My husband Darren made it to his sister’s house in Gilbert, Arizona yesterday. He left home on Sunday and it took him 2 days to drive 2,141 miles in his 17-year-old car! That’s right, he has a 2002 Ford Escape XLT. I thought it would be a good idea for him to rent a car to make this long trip but he insisted on taking his car. He had it serviced and let them know he was planning to make the trip and was assured that the car will make it. I guess that’s what you get when you routinely get your car serviced for regular maintenance, how knew?

This is his first stop on his way to California, he’s spending a few days with his sister and her family before heading on. Then he’ll spend a few days with his brother in California and attend his 40th High School Reunion. This is a much-needed alone time vacation, I glad he’s finally doing it.


And now to some crafting news…

September Paper Pumpkin!

Halloween is nearly here, which means that Paper Pumpkin has been busy, busy, busy. We thought you might like “a hand” with the frightful festivities, so Stampin’ Up! designed September’s kit, Bone Appétit, with you in mind.

This kit includes 20 food-safe treat boxes, a unique and exclusive Halloween stamp set, and a spooky, special-edition box. September’s kit also gives new meaning to the word “handmade.” (Cue the scary laughter!)

So don’t stay in the dark this Halloween. Subscribe at paperpumpkin.com by September 10 to get in on the fun.

  • The September kit makes 20 Halloween-themed, food-safe treat boxes
  • Coordinating colors: Basic Black, Gorgeous Grape, Pumpkin Pie, and Whisper White.

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