October 25, 2012
It arrived on the table in that huge schooner - pink and green and carmely and wonderful.
It was crowned with a delicate paper cocktail parasol. I was so excited.
I couldn't believe they’d let me order it. I swore I’d eat the whole thing - if only, if only. The Gibson Girl.
I don’t think I finished it after all. But the night remains one of the best memories of my childhood. A night of frivolous indulgence, a parental “damn the torpedoes” of sensibility. I wish I’d given my girl more of those times.
Retro 101 by Kayla Lamoreaux available at Digiscrap 101;
Zoomba by Brandy Murry available at ScrapGirls;
Garden Gate by Misty Cato available at Sweet Shoppe Designs;
Caliente by Studio Microferk available at Scrapbookgraphics;
Love You More Than Ice Cream by Jean Barette available at Sweet Shoppe Designs;
October 22, 2012
Inspiring by Cherise Oleson available at ScrapGirls; All About Edges - Retired by Pebbles Jones available at ScrapGirls; Kingdom Scrap Simple Paper - Retired by Brandy Murry available at Scrap Girls; ScrapSimple Paper Templates: Background Blenders II Biggie by Brandy Murry available at ScrapGirls; Spring Has Sprung - Retired by available at Persnickety Prints; Spotlight Overlays by Designs by Helly available at Memory Scraps; Heart First Collab by Studio Girls available at Scrapbook Graphics; Socialize Bonus by Anna Aspnes available at Oscraps; Fonts: tangieAJForangeMarmalade
October 18, 2012
L.A. late Seventies - the box unscrambled the signal and we were first on the block to get subscription tv, albeit illegally. My stepdad didn’t have those kind of scruples. Baby brother Brett saw Jaws more often than Sesame Street. What was ONTV - we watched.