Wednesday, April 17, 2013

FBW # 236

It's time for another Flutter By Wednesday Challenge but before I get to that I thought I'd share some news!

Sam found out Monday that he will be separating from the army due to him being in the overweight program twice. While this means he won't get his retirement, it is happy news to us as he has been miserable the last few years.

We will be starting a new adventure towards the end of the summer as we start our fresh, new military-free lives in Omaha, Nebraska! We are all so excited and happy for this!!

I know some people are saying Omaha?? why Omaha. Well, several reasons~
  • more centralized
  • closer to most of our family
  • one of my most favorite zoos--important since I want to work at a zoo when I grow up
  • lower cost of living
  • we really enjoyed Omaha when we visited there
Onto what you came here for~~ it's time for a new Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!! Be sure to visit the blog to see how you can play along and to see the Flutter By Team's wonderful creations!

This week our challenge is to use a sentiment on the front of your creation along with your butterfly or fairy!
Don't fall over...there's no coloring on my card today!From Millan.Net 


For my layout I used an older sketch from Mojo Monday.

We're half way through the week--hope yours is and continues to be fabulous!








stamps~ Verve-Beautiful Kindness
ink~ SU Melon Mambo,
cardstock~ SU Melon Mambo, SU Whisper White, 
designer paper~My Mind's Eye-Lime Twist-Happy Go Lucky,
other goodies~ Nestabilities, rhinestones,

29 comments:

Have A Scrap Happy Day said...

Love this circle card and colorful stripes on the pennant. The "emotions" crack me up. Hee-hee.

Doreen said...

This is just beautiful,love the gorgeous papers.xxx

Stef H said...

that is wonderful news on the homefront. may blessings abound!

love the card!

hugs :)

Michelle VP said...

Congrats on your big news again! Love your combo of stripes and dots on your fun circle card! :)

Stressed Stamper said...

Beautiful card Dannie - and good for you - move where you want - life is too short.
Big hugs
Sarah x

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Wow!! That is some news ... too bad about his retirement though! I loveeeeeeee your card! LOVING the shape and the colors!!

Patti J said...

Wow! What a surprise, Danni...so happy that you are able to be so positive and upbeat about such a huge change. Good for you! Do they have a curves there? Lol... Best of luck, my friend!

Patti J said...

Oops! Forgot to tell you how fabulous your card is!!!

Jean Addis said...

No coloring, but it's Simply Fabulous! My husbands cousin started working at a zoo when a move forced her to give up her journalism job. She has since become a zookeeper and loves every minute of it. Good luck!

Lynette said...

Great card, Danni! Good luck with yet another life change! Hope to meet up with you some time:)

Rhonda Miller said...

Good luck in your new life adventure. I hope it all goes well.

I love your card.

Michaela said...

Hi Danni
Looks like more moving ahead of you but for a very good reason. No point being miserable when one can take a different direction in life and feel much happier.
Love your bright and cheerful card you made. Gorgeous butterfly and sentiment too.
Michaela xx

jan farnworth said...

great card danni nice and bright.

Jenée said...

LUV the colorfulness of this card. All of the DPs are lovely. Wonderful, happy card!

Chrissy said...

Love the bright beautiful colours Danni, great shape..

Luv CHRISSYxx

Kathy Bradley said...

Dani,
What a bright and happy card - very pretty!

Wishcraft said...

Gorgeous bright colours and fab design, love it :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Emily Lauritzen said...

Love the fun bright colors! It's a gorgeous card!
Thank you so much for stopping by and leaving me such a sweet comment!
<3 Emily L.

Andrea said...

Awesome card! I love circle cards but I have yet to attempt one. Maybe one day when I'm feeling ambitious. Exciting news about your move, it's important to be closer to family. Cheers from Oklahoma!

Pat (mspfd) said...

Sounds like lots of new and exciting changes are in your future Wishing you and your husband a wonderful new life in Omaha!

I love your awesome card. Such a fresh and fun design.

I just posted some blog candy. Hope you stop by to enter the draw!

Sue from Oregon said...

Oh crikey-moving again girl-you just got that cool crafty room all set up! Sorry to hear you have to relocate, but glad you like that area you are heading to. Hang in there.

Mary J said...

Love the fresh feel take of the sketch Danni!

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie, this is just gorgeous I love the colors here, big hugs love Pops xxx

Tammy said...

Hi Danni, best wishes in your new adventure! Your card is beautiful, I love the gorgeous bright papers!
Tammy x

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

Oh, this is just darling!

Christine Dol said...

I love your card Danni! I am so happy for you Danni because you are happy! You will have to keep us posted!

Kristie said...

Love the shaped card and all the PINK! I have yet to try and make a card like that - I should someday... :)

Good luck with all of your upcoming changes!

Harriet Skelly said...

Great circle card Danni - I never think to make them. I was wondering why you guys picked Omaha!

Denice said...

What a great card… I like the "no coloring" you did, a great job with this card!
Again, congrats on your move.
:Dxx

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