Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Get Well Challenge Winner Winner!!!

Hello! Emily here to announce the winner of last week's Get Well challenge.  Thank you all for participating! I LOVED all of the projects, you are all so amazingly talented, it's inspiring! But I have to admit, if I were sick and received the card Rhonda Emery created - I would immediately feel better! This card made me laugh hysterically and I loved how she thought outside the box with this one - GREAT JOB!!! So Rhonda, please email me at for your BBTB2 Winner blinkie - you deserve it!!!

Monday, January 27, 2014

Baby Challenge

Hey Everyone!  It's Jaren from Purple Paradise Creations here to host this week's challenge.  I'm so excited that it's my turn.  I thought a great way to celebrate the new year is with a challenge themed on a new baby! After all, babies are really on my brain right now!  So we would like to see any of your new baby projects featuring a Cricut cut.   Our fabulous design team has come up with some beautiful baby projects for your inspiration.  Be sure to visit their blogs for all the details.  We hope that you link up this week, and just be sure to tell us what Cricut cartridge you used.  Have fun!

Jaren - Elegant Edges, Baby Steps, Gypsy Wanderings

Melanie - Art Philosophy

Jayne - Doodlecharms

Emily - Art Philosophy & New Arrival

Laura -Baby Steps

Sharon~ Simply Charmed

Maureen - Art Nouveau and Don Juan

Mayra~ Baby Steps 


Michelle-Baby Steps, Zooballoo

Caroline - Art Philosphy


Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Winner!!! Birthday Card with a Number

It is Caroline here with the winner of the" Birthday Card with a Number" challenge.  I want to thank everyone who participated and my design sisters who did such an awesome job.  I loved everyone's take on the challenge and think all the cards were just amazing!!  With no further adieu... the winner is:  Tina H from the Scrappin Rabbit.  Your card is so adorable!  I love the cute little pandas and the folding box that opened with all the surprises inside.  Tina, please email me at to get your blinkie.  Congratulations!!!

Monday, January 20, 2014

Get Well Cards

Hello! and Welcome back to another great week at BBTB2!  This is Emily with Mollie's Motif and I am hosting this week's challenge!  We are in the middle of winter and although there are many fun things to do in the snow and cold, all too often someone we know and love gets knocked down with the cold or flu.  So I thought what a great opportunity to make Get Well Cards!  I love seeing what you all come up with when we have challenges and I'm excited to be inspired by your projects this week!  And for your inspiration, look at the AWESOME work done by my DT sisters - they never cease to amaze me!  Please come and join us this week and link up your projects below, if you have question about the rules for our challenges, they are on the sidebar. Have a crafty week!!!

Emily - Forever Young

Michelle-CM Cheerful Seasons

Maureen - Suburbia and Artbooking

Laura - Just Because Cards

Melanie - Everyday Pop Up Cards

Caroline - Wild Card 2

Pam - Pagoda

Sharon~ Cricut Alphabet

Jayne - Artiste

Mayra - Paper Dolls Everyday, Wall Decor&More
Ribbons& Rosettes, Wild Card2

Brenda-B is for Boy

Susan Edwards - Hello Kitty Greetings, Billionaire, Artiste


Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Scrap your Hobbies Winner!

Hello my crafty friends, Brenda here to announce the winner of the "Hobbies" challenge. I have to say you ladies blew me out of the water with your fabulous projects! I loved seeing all your hobbies and how your chose to showcase them. I wish you all could be a winner, because all were that good. I have to just pick on however and this is a job that I don't like doing. lol But here is my pick.....drum roll please......Ronda Emery!!!!

 I love how Ronda took a die cut and placed it on a box to help keep her organized while making her crafty space more festive with her hobby. And let's face it we all think our hobby is our therapy. lol So fun and so cute!!! Please email me Ronda at and I will send you out your badge to you for you to display on your blog. Thanks to all who submitted your projects, they all were truly amazing and you all know we love when you get crafty with us here at BBTB2! Crafty hugs, Brenda

Monday, January 13, 2014

Birthday Card with a Number Challenge

Hello, this is Caroline with the challenge for this week.  I seem to be on a mojo vacation.  I think alot of my energy goes into making cards and projects for the holidays and then goes away at this time of year.  Anyway, I decided to make a birthday card challenge with a number in your project.  My youngest son turns 25 years old soon and made my card to celebrate that and his love for soccer.  Please come and join the challenge and link up with us.  Check out the rules in the side bar and have some fun!

Caroline  Boys will be boys, George

Michelle-Birthday Bash

Maureen - Suburbia, Nifty Fifties

Jayne - Birthday Bash

Pam - Graphically Speaking & George and Basic Shapes

Sharon ~George & Basic Shapes

Laura - Wall Decor and More

Mayra - Storybook, Winter Woodland , Something to Celebrate

Emily - Birthday Bash

Brenda-Forever Young and Don Juan

Melanie - Birthday Bash and Frightful Affair

Jaren - Sweet Treats

Susan Edwards - Art Philosophy

Monday, January 6, 2014

Scrap Your Hobbies Challenge

Hello everyone, Brenda here with our challenge for this new year! Since January is National Hobby month and National Papercrafting month, I thought it would be fun to have a challenge all about your hobby, what ever that is.  So this challenge is kinda' an open challenge to do whatever you wish to do, kinda' a free for all. lol Just remember to qualify you must use your Cricut on your project some where. It can be a home decor project, altered project, scrap booking and card making or anything you want it to be, just use your Cricut on it some where!  I hope you have fun with this challenge and I can't wait to see what you all come up with. Oh and happy National Hobby month and happy National Papercrafting month!

Michelle - Plaintain Schoolbook, Nate's ABCs

Pam - Country Life

Sharon ~Cricut Everyday, ZooBalloo & Cuttin' Up 

Emily - From My Kitchen

Maureen - Artbooking, Christmas Cheer, etc.

Mayra - Ribbons and Rosettes 
Hobbies - Scrapbooking and spending time with my hubby 

 Laura - Home Accents, When I was a Kid, Pack Your Bags, Going Places

Jayne - Create a Friend, Art Philosophy

Melanie - Calligraphy and Nate's ABC's

Caroline - Kate's Abc's, Art Philosophy, Artiste

Brenda-Nursery Rhyme 

Susan Edwards - Bicycling
(I am third from the left on the back row of the top photo and on the right in the bottom photo)