Thursday, July 25, 2013

Frosted Designs Blog Hop - Sweet & Simple Quote

Welcome to the Frosted Designs Quote Blog Hop - the last of our three hops!
We are so glad you could join us!!!

There are 7 wonderful and incredibly talented hosts that will inspire you, along with 2 awesome sponsors!!!! 

Complete a Quote project and link it up to the inlinkz on the Frosted Designs blog!   Your project must contain all or part of this quote:
"It is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all."  Author:  Laura Ingalls Wilder is my interpretation of the quote...
I had these cute bubble photos of my 9 year old son Joseph with his Cousin (age 4.5) on our family vacation to Ohio earlier in July.  They had so much fun playing together since they don't see each other very often.

AND....if you become a follower of my blog and leave me a comment and tell me where/what you did/are doing on your summer vacation this year, I'll put all those names in a random drawing for a RAK from me!!  Come back on Aug 2nd to see if you were chosen!! is the rest of the Blog Hop info...

 Our first sponsor is Artful Delight.
Artful Delight is a monthly scrapbooking and card kit club designed to bring you the latest and greatest scrapbook products.  Our kits are jammed packed with fabulous pattern paper, coordinating cardstock, chipboard shapes, ribbon, buttons, stickers, and so much more from manufacturers like Pink Paislee, Fancy Pants, Crate Paper, American Crafts, Basic Grey, Tim Holtz, and Graphic 45, just to name a few. We try to keep scrappers and card makers in mind when creating our kits.  Allowing our kits to have to most versatility.  Our scrapbook kits will allow you to create at least 4-5 layouts.

Artful Delight monthly kits are offered at an amazing single monthly price , and  at 3 and 6 month subscriptions, our 6 month subscription will give you the best value. We offer shipping to the US, Canada and Internationally.  (For Canadian and International orders please email

One lucky winner will receive their choice of Artful Delight's August Scrapbook kit or card kit.

Our second sponsor is Words or Whatever.

 Words or Whatever was created as a subsidiary company to NEIL'S TIMBER SIGNS after purchasing a laser engraving machine.  Words or Whatever is run by Suzanne and Neil Webster on the lovely Central Coast of NSW.

We can cut chipboard in both 1.2mm and 1.8mm, MDF from 3mm to 25mm thick, acrylic, felt and cardstock.  We specialise in custom orders that have no minimum quantities.  Please don't hesitate to contact us with your requests.  We can also provide custom made items exclusive to individual stores at no extra charge.  Do you want something in particular?  Well just ask us!!  This means you can offer this service to your customers so they can order their children's names or individual titles for their pages.

One lucky winner will receive their choice of 15 pieces of chipboard.

So without further ado, here are the details of the blog hop!!!!

1. You need to hop to every blog on the list.
2. Leave a comment at Frosted Designs blog telling us that you completed the hop.
3. Complete a Quote project and link it up to the inlinkz on the Frosted Designs blog!  Your project must contain all or part of this quote:
 "It is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all."  Author:  Laura Ingalls Wilder
Some of our Designers are also giving away prizes on their blogs so you have lots of opportunities to win!! 

The hop begins at 12:01 am, Central Standard Time on July 26, 2013 and will end at 11:59 pm, Central Standard Time on July 31, 2013.  The winners will be announced on August 1st on the Frosted Designs blog.  

Your next stop on the hop is Tamra

 If you get lost on the way here is the order of the blog hop:
Joni  - you are here
Words of Whatever Facebook Page(please like) 


  1. I went to The Lake with my family and had a great time on the Pontoon! I love your scrapbook page! I tried to be a "follower" but the gadget is missing. You are on my Blog sidebar though.

  2. What a fun layout, looks like everyone was having a good time.

  3. Great layout!!! Love the mini banner and the circles down the side of your layout. Our summer vacation is in September (due to baseball season taking up the entire summer) and we are headed to Walt Disney World!!

  4. Hi Joni, just stopping in for a quick peek at your inspiration for the FD quote hop, love your LO, I agree that blowing bubbles on a summer day with cousins is one of the greatest pleasures!! waving hi from the hills of North Carolina ♥

  5. Awesome LO!! Love how you used the quote!! :-)

  6. Awesome layout! We went to the beach for a week and it was wonderful! The rest of our summer has been spent at the pool, bowling and going to the movies. Thanks for the great inspiration!!

  7. Another wonderful layout. I need to get mine going from our sister trip to the ocean.

  8. You are right! A simple pleasure for sure! Great layout!

  9. I am a new follower. Love you layout. Unfortunately we are not doing much over the summer vacation, except lots of water time. :)

  10. i liked you chose to use the quote in your layout.

  11. Great layout and pictures Joni!

  12. Love the way you did the quote, great layout.

  13. Gorgeous! i love love love the photos, the title and loveeeeeeeeeee all the circles!!!

  14. Great layout Joni! love the way you did the quote..

  15. What an awesome layout! I really love the colors and the circles going down the one side!

  16. First week we went to Greece and City of Rhodes and it was sooo wonderful after that we have just taken it day by day and if it's nice weather we're going to the beach or fixing here at home go to the library. Do things we wanna do!

  17. Lovely summer scrap page. love the "bubbles" down the side.