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Friday, May 10, 2013

Welcome to our April Calendar Girls' Blog Hop. It’s absolutely amazing when you do a Google search the interesting facts you may find. Such a find is special and unique occasions throughout the year!!! These unique holidays are our inspiration. As Neil Sedaka sang in his song "Calendar Girls" - "May, maybe I’ll ask your mom and dad . . .". Guess, you’ll have to come back to see what he’s going to ask your mom and dad in June . . . .LOL!!!

The hop starts with the beautiful and very talented Vicky at The entire line-up is available just in case you get bogged down with all the holidaze and craziness!!!!

You won't want to miss a single calendar event!!!!

The line-up for May includes:
Crafting Vicky~
Jearise ~
Sandy ~-
Janet ~
Lynne ~
Laura -
Kimberly ~
Anita ~   

Holidays, Special and Wacky Days for May are:

National Barbecue Month:
National Hamburger Month: Vicky

1 Mother Goose Day: Jearise
4 Bird Day: Sandy
5 Cinco de Mayo:  6 National Nurses Day: Janet
8 Iris Day: Lynne
8 No Socks Day: Laura
9 Lost Sock Memorial Day: Sandy
9 National Train Day: Lynne
10 Clean up Your Room Day:
11 Eat What You Want Day:
13 Frog Jumping Day: Laura
12 Mother's Day: Kimberly
14 Dance Like a Chicken Day:
15 National Chocolate Chip Day:
16 Love a Tree Day:Anita
20 Pick Strawberries Day: Sandy
23 Lucky Penny Day:
25 National Missing Children's Day: Jearise
26 Sally Ride Day(Sally Ride Day was created in honor of the birth date of Sally Ride, the first American woman in space. Sally Ride was born on May 26, 1951, in Los Angeles, California.): Anita
27 Memorial Day: Janet
30 Water a Flower Day: Kimberly
31 Save Your Hearing Day:
31 World No Tobacco Day:

My "Love a Tree" card was made using Cosmo Cricut - Earth Paper, and the tree was from a swap from Jennifer Brown.

My Birthday Card for Sally Ride was made using DCWV "All About Boys" Paper.

We are offering some fabulous blog candy to 3 lucky winners:

Miriam's Crafting Supplies is offering ten (10) sets of pearls to one lucky winner by becoming a fan on her new blog, Miriams's Crafting Blog,,

The Stamping Chef,, is our wonderful sponsor for today's blog hop and has designed at least 4 of the images that have been used in today's hop. She is offering 3 of her wonderful designs, winner's choice to one lucky blog hopper that responds on each of the Calendar Girls along with her facebook page,, commenting that you hopped with the Calendar Girls.

Lynne will be going through her stash and sending one lucky winner a surprise package to someone that remarks and gives bloggie love on each of the participants.

I will be the last stop along the way of the calendar today. Thanks for stopping by and mark your calendar again next month to see what Holidays to Celebrate on June 8, 2013, for the next Calendar Girls Blog Hop!



Lynne - Her Craftiness said...

Super cute cards my dear friend!!! As always, it is truly a pleasure hopping with you!
Much love, hugs, and friendship

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

Love the use of the cricut for your cards! Fabulous details.

Laura said...

great cards.. great hopping with you!!!!

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Janet said...

Love your cards awesome card for Sally Ride day !!
big Blog Hugs, Janet

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Great cards! Love all the cut outs :)

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