Tuesday, January 25, 2011


In 2003 my Mother succumb to her 8 year battle with cancer. In those 8 years she showed us how to live with dignity, love and laughter. She also showed us how to find the silver lining in every cloud. Before passing she traveled to IL to participate in the annual Ovarian Cancer Walk held there.

I'm submitting this 8x8 LO to the following:
4 Crafty Chicks Recipe Challenge #21
Sketchy Thursdays 1.20 Challenge
Color Combos Galore Challenge 176

I submitting the 2nd page to Challenge's From the Attic's Flowers from flower paper challenge.


  1. beautiful flowers & what a wonderful page for your mom! Thanks for joining me in the Attic this week

  2. Your layouts are amazing and what a beautiful tribute for your mom! I really like the pattern paper you used and how you cut the flowers out for Paula's challenge. Thank you so much for sharing your pages with us at 4 Crafty Chicks. They really are beautiful. I hope you will join us again for our next challenge. Hugs to you. Wishing you a fabulous day!

  3. What a BEAUTIFUL tribute lo! I love love love the photos and the meaning behind it! Thanks sooooooooooooo much for playing along with Sketchy Thursdays!! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

  4. Thank you. It's so nice to be able to honor Mom this way and to share how inspiring she was.

  5. What a beautiful tribute to your mom! Love your take on the sketch! Thanks so much for playing along with Sketchy Thursdays!