Saturday, May 9, 2015
Happy Mothers Day!
No language can express the power, and beauty, and heroism, and majesty of a mother’s love. It shrinks not where man cowers, and grows stronger where man faints, and over wastes of worldly fortunes sends the radiance of its quenchless fidelity like a star. ~Edwin Hubbell Chapin
HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY TO ALL YOU LOVELY MOM'S OUT THERE IN BLOG LAND!
MAY YOUR DAY BE FILLED WITH THE LOVE AND LAUGHTER OF YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS!
Today is the start of another CAS Challenges The Outlawz and we are honoring all the Mothers, soon to be Mothers and the Adopted Mothers out there!
Our sponsor this month is
Through the Craft Room Door with a 1 year subscription to the magazine
My Mother raised 3 children by herself during a time when being divorced still carried the taint of scandal. Child support was questionable at best and because women were not paid a decent wage, she often worked 2 - 3 jobs to make ends meet.
When I look back on my childhood through the eyes of a "responsible adult" what I see is that we had a loving parent who spent a good deal of time doing whatever it took to make sure we were taken care of at the expense of herself. While we did not have all the things we thought we wanted, we always had the things we needed, including her unconditional Love.
Card size: 5 x 7
Cardstock from The Paper Studio, Bazzill and Stamp in Up
DP from my scrap bin
Die: Scripty Hello Hearts from Faun Lawn
Die: Arrows from Momenta
Black India ink from Memories
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