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Good morning ladies and gentlemen!

Well, I have been inundated with questions about how my DH and my Aunt Marci are doing.   I thought it time to give you some updates on those situations.

First off, Marci is doing incredibly well!   Her last CAT scan showed NO cancer and she is off chemotherapy.   Truly, truly a blessing.   Since we have moved from there, I don’t get to talk to her much, but I did talk to her yesterday and she said she was feeling really good.   I think it is 90% attitude.   She has to be psyched to have the chemo over.

Ok, now for DH (Don).   He has not heard back from his employer as of yet.   He did file for unemployment, but because we have only been in Colorado for 6 months, he was required to file through NY State and NY State has denied him because he quit his last job there (to move here!).   We are in arbitration with them now, but it doesn’t look good.

So, since I was up and have been up all night, I went ahead and did the Limited Supply Challenge.   It was a fun one… a ‘follow the list’ knda challenge.   We were to use ONE color (and a neutral), TWO designer papers and THREE embellishments.

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I chose this adorable dragon from Artful Inkables.   I paired him with this awesome Making Memories Greenhouse dps.

Here are my deets:

Stamps:  Artful Inkables’ Darling Dragons

Colors:  GP White, Old Olive, Making Memories Greenhouse dps

Ink: Brilliance Graphite black, Old Olive, Copics, white gel pen

Accessories: olive brands, white and olive grosgrain, dimensionals, Label 2 nesties

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Thanks for stopping by and have a blessed day!

~~ Holly ~~

9 Responses to “~ A Bit of Chatter ~”

  1. on 03 Apr 2009 at 06:34Dawn

    so good to hear about Aunt Marci!! and trust things work out for Don too!
    the card is so cute Holly!!

  2. on 03 Apr 2009 at 08:20Starla(star)

    This is darling!! (I kinda have a thing for dragons….youngest DS used to be really into the Knights/dragons thing)

  3. on 03 Apr 2009 at 08:42Loretta Lock

    Holly, I’m praying for your household employment situation. Amazing news with your Aunt!!!!

    Totally darling card. I need to go work on this challenge!

  4. on 03 Apr 2009 at 09:26Susan (rainy)

    What wonderful wonderful news about your aunt, Holly!! But I’m so sorry to hear about your DH’s situation. It is such a tough economy right now. Will keep your family in my thoughts and prayers.

    Oh yes.. the card!! It’s adorable!!

  5. on 03 Apr 2009 at 10:01Marisa

    Cute dragon card :) DP is perfect!

    SO glad to hear about Marci!! Glad she’s off the chemo and her body can begin to heal totally.

    SO sorry to hear about the situation with Don….will keep you in my prayers. God is bigger than the NY UIC program people!! (((hugs)))

  6. on 03 Apr 2009 at 22:12connie

    Sorry you did not sleep well, but your card is way too cute!!

  7. on 04 Apr 2009 at 09:45Elena

    Your dragon is so cute, Holly!
    So sorry that you are going trough the hard time right now…

  8. on 04 Apr 2009 at 11:31Judy Rozema

    So glad to hear about your aunt! That is GREAT news!
    I am praying about the unemployment and that Don will find new employment soon!!!!

  9. on 05 Apr 2009 at 17:08Kathy (Wattle)

    Super cute card Holly! Sorry the employment situation is so difficult for your hubby. :( Although I was so happy to hear about Marci — what wonderful news!!!

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