Monday, April 25, 2016

House Mouse Monday Challenge-#218 "Favourite Way to Spend the Day"

Good Monday morning dear Mousey friends!!

Hope that you all enjoyed a most wonderful weekend!!!

Today at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge we begin a brand new challenge and our fabulous hostess is our talented Sue Drees!!  Sue has choosen as her theme "Favourite Way to Spend the Day"...endless possibilities here!  As always you have the option of "Anything Goes"!  So let's get crafty!!

Well my favourite way to spend the day would have to be playing with my darling Grandkids!!  What more could a Grandma ask for right??!!

Here is what I came up with...
please click on the first image for a closer view/slideshow...
I made a simple 6X6 card...
DP is imaginsce "Teacher's Pet/Wipe that Up...
"Oh So Special" is LOTV...
flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts...
buttons, ribbon and embroidery floss are from my stash...
 this darling image is "Blowing Bubbles" HMP15...
coloured with my copics...
bubbles accented with Glossy Accents...
 a little closer...
 the inside...
left plain for adding sentiment in future...
And that is my "Favourite Way to Spend the Day"...thanks for a fabulous challenge theme Sue!!  Time for you to scurry on over to House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge and check out the gorgeous creations that my Mousey Sisters have to show you!  Then come and join us for a chance to win a fabulous prize from our sponsor...

Winner will receive a Fabulous $20 Value Reward Card

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All materials are listed/linked above.
Until next time...thank you for taking the time to stop by!!  Your visits and comments are SO very much appreciated!!!
Mousey Hugs,



  1. Oh Beth...this is super adorable. I love how you colour these adorable House Mouse! I love the red and blues!!!!

  2. Super cute. Love, Love, Love. Love your blog. I am going to follow your awesome blog.


  3. Super cute. Love, Love, Love. Love your blog. I am going to follow your awesome blog.


    1. Thank you SO much Tammi for your kind words and WELCOME to Contagious Crafts!!
      Take care,

  4. This is such a fun way to spend the day and a fabulous card!

    Snoopy :D

  5. sweet .... love the colours and your bubbles!

  6. That is the best way to spend the day, and especially when bubbles are involved. That glossy accents on the bubbles looks awesome, just want to poke one of them!!! What a fun card and beautiful coloring and details as always, Beth. Have a great rest of the week.


  7. Fantastic card. This is so beautiful image!

  8. I love your sweet card, Beth, such a cute image. Love the way you have made the bubbles. Wonderful way to spend a day ;)
    hugs Dorte

  9. A beautiful card Beth, a lovely design with super super papers.......yout image is delightful, beautifully coloured and super details!!

    Heather xx

  10. super cute card Beth and what a lovely way to spend the day, just blowing bubbles, bliss ;-)

    Lols x x x

  11. Another fab creation Beth, the glossy accents on the bubbles really makes them look real !! I'm never going to be a grandma, but I love everyones children !!

    hugs Diane xx

    hugs Diane xx

  12. Loving the 3D look of your Bubbles Great Card!