I can not believe I am the mother of a 30 year old son! I can still remember the day he was born. I was not prepared for the overwhelming love I felt the moment I held him. He recently moved to my home state of Massachusetts for his job. I am so proud of him and happy that he is embracing this new adventure. We traveled to visit him (and my family) for Easter and celebrated his milestone birthday. Here’s the card I made.
Every year I give him a package of E.L. Fudge cookies for his birthday. I craved them when I was pregnant. Do you know how many cookies come in a package? The fact that I know this could account for the 50 pounds I gained during my pregnancy. I joked that he was going to be born looking like the Keebler Elf. The colors of this card reminded me of those cookies…chocolate and vanilla. Yum!
My card base is 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 scored at 4 1/4. The Designer Series Paper is from Urban Underground Specialty DSP and measures 2 1/4 x 3 3/4. I added a layer of Basic Black 1/8″ larger. The sentiment is from Milestone Moments and stamped in Delightful Dijon and Basic Black on a piece of 2 x 3 3/8 Very Vanilla cardstock. The Basic Black layer is 2 1/8 x 3 1/2. I added some linen thread and adhered the sentiment with Stampin’ Dimensionals. I added three White Perfect Accents which I colored with a Black Sharpie marker.
Stamp Set: Milestone Moments Ink: Delightful Dijon, Basic Black Paper: Delightful Dijon, Basic Black, Very Vanilla, Urban Underground Specialty Designer Series Paper Accessories: Linen Thread, White Perfect Accents, Stampin’ Dimensionals
Here is a picture of us on Easter.
Have a wonderful day!
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