Friday, July 2, 2010

Cupcake Day

Last month I had fun with my family on our "dinosaur day" (you can read about it HERE) so we decided to do theme days every so often. Our last one was a cupcake day! We drew pictures of cupcakes and told stories about them, Belle colored some print outs of cupcakes and of course, we made some yummy cupcakes and the kiddos decorated them. Then the best part--eating them! Yummy!!

Here's a few photos of our fun day~~

 This last one was Officer Belle giving Matthew a speeding and littering ticket in his "car"!

So I only thought it fitting to use an image with a cupcake...and since I haven't gotten this PMS stamp inky, I thought it was even more perfect! Meet Olive the Otter! Isn't she just too cute and fun?? 

I used this week's sketch from SCS, SC287.

  • card size: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2
  • stamps: Olive the Otter,
  • paper: PTI cardstock, scraps from Basic Grey Euphoria, SU cardstock,
  • ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, SU Rich Razzleberry,
  • others: copics, glitter, stardust pen, flowers, Heidi Swapp jewels,


the whimsical butterfly said...

Yum! LOVE cupcakes and your card is super cute!

Lori said...

Oh I LOVE the photos of your cupcake day! I LOVE cupcakes : ) Your card is so adorable too!!! Have a wonderful weekend Danni ♥
Love and hugs ~

Susan (peebsmama) said...

What a cute card to commemorate your day of cupcake making.

Teresa said...

Mmm, love cupcakes! Very cute theme, cute cupcakes, cute kiddos, cute card, too!

Karen Wilson said...

Oh wow, those look YUMMY!! What a neat and fun idea! I should do some of these over the summer, keep the little ones busy! LOVE the speeding ticket pic! LOL!

Great card too!


dolcreations said...

Danni what a great idea to have a cupcake day. The kids must have loved it. "I so love" the picture of bella and her little face eating her cupcake....officer bella is cute too. Sam, there is no messing around with sis! "Your card is perfect for your day. Glad you snuck in some card making time

Crafty Critter Blog Group said...

I just love seeing pics of Matthew and Belle! What a fun mom you are! I love the card you created, you always use the most gorgeous colors and DP!

Hugs, Marsha

Lynette said...

What a fun day, Danni! Great card, too!

Stephanie Kraft said...

Adorable card and your cupcakes look SO yummy!

Kimberly S said...

Cute photos and an adorable card Danni! :)

Shelly said...

looks like so much fun! The theme day idea is great!!! bet the kids really look forward to that.

Your card is darling and just perfect for the day. :)

margie c said...

Yea for cupcakes! How sweet! and your card is adorable!
We've been having a Toy Story week, lol! Luckily, my sister bought them a Jessie too so I can play along ;)
Have a fab weekend!
hugs, margie

Risa said...

What a beautiful card Danni! Oliver Otter is adorable!!!! Thanks for shairng the beautiful pictures of your family. It looks like you all had a blast making yummy cupcakes!

Kim said...

Awwww such a fun card Danni! Your image is colored so beautifully and I absolutely love the papers you have put together! That cupcake looks so yummy! And what a fun thing to have themed days with your babes....looks like you all had a fantabulous time! :)
Hugs~ Kim

Tina said...

super cute card Danni and what cute kids and you are a super mom for having these special days with them.


happy 4th of July

Tina said...

What a great day, I will definitely have to have this theme at my house. Adorable card too!

stampinfrog said...

Danni this looks like it was so much fun and the cupcakes looks so yummy!Your card is so sweet!
Have a great and safe Holiday weekend!

Monika/Buzsy said...

Yummy cupcakes! Wish I could have one right now. :o) Perfect image! Love the colors and the flower embellishments.

Sparkle said...

How fun and so darling! Your card is just adorable too.

Kim Piggott said...

mmmmmmmmm love cup cake day!
Such a super cute card gorgeous work!
kim x

Melisa Waldorf said...

You are really making me miss my little ones (20 and 22 now). too cute!! Adorable card!

Maria Matter said...

oh your cupcakes look yummy and I remember my kids playing in the laundry baskets...a long time ago! lol

beautiful card Danni!

Harriet Skelly said...

What a fun day you guys had - I love cupcakes - especially eating them! Your card is adorable!

Sue from Oregon said...

oh gosh...what a fun, fun idea and an ideal day. What memories you are creating!

A Cards Delight said...

I enjoyed the pictures immensely! I love the concentration they were putting into the beautiful cupcakes they made and Bella's face when she was eating one. I love Officer Bella giving Mathew a littering and speeding ticket! Priceless! BTW love your card too!

Nicola said...

Their looks of concentration are priceless and both the cupcakes and your card are delicious looking. Thanks for sharing piccies of the kiddos Danni.
Nicola -x-

Marisa said...

This image is too cute :D I just love it because Otter is my nickname LOL! Lovely colour combo and your colouring is great.

Christine said...

What fun with your cutie pies! The card is adorable!!!



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