Monday, August 29, 2011

House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge #103-Add a recipe


The challenge over  at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge is a recipe card or creation!

Our wonderful sponsors this week are KnK Designs (3 free digi's) and Pizazz Aplenty.($10 gift of embellishments) 




Yep, looks like Mudpie has been up to no good today. Dipping into the chocolate frosting for sure!


Today is my Dad's 81st birthday and I always make his favorite cake...German Chocolate with the chocolate frosting and  delish Coconut Pecan topping. Oh boy did I blow my diet making this stuff! I intended to take a pic of the frosting, but oopsie...I forgot! Must have been on a sugar high LOL!  The recipe comes straight out of my old Betty Crocker cook book. I made this card a 4x6 so I can start a real recipe book!


Because it has been a busy week, I chose to keep this very simple (which basically means I ran home and whipped this up after eating  cake!) Yes, I am a last minute lizzie!


I printed the recipe directly onto the paper and added the cut out  meeces "strategically" around the words.
I used some pink polka dot Stampin' Up paper from one of their big designer paper pads. I used a pretty Martha Stewart border punch and added some pearls along the edge.


I love the fact that the tattletale is trying to be quiet...possible because he wants a taste too????


I hope you can find time to play along this week...what a great way to share your favorite recipe!
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 My Dad tells me he is dyslexic and is really 18, not 81!!! Happy Birthday Papa!



I would also like to welcome some new followers to my blog. Welcome to John, Tracy Thompson, Heidi BrawleyGlenda Brooks, Kerry Sevendsen, Sharon Buell, Jules, and Brenda at Butlersbroad and 2cade. Sorry, I can not find links for all of you and I hope I have the correct ones for the links I did add. (if you send me a link to your name, I will update my post)! Welcome!!!
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Card details:

Stamps: Both are older Stampa Rosa issued HM stamps Dipped in Chocolate and Mudpie Tells (large)
Cardstock: Chocolate Chip, SU pink polka dot dp
Ink Memento black
Copics:
Face- E00, R 20
Meeces- E 23,25,27
Misc: Martha Stewart border punch, white pearls



If you are looking for my Outlines Challenge post, You can find it HERE. Happy Monday to you all!

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22 comments:

Deloris said...

Sooo cute! That cake sounds yummy!

Sending Happy Birthday wishes to your dad!

Sue said...

Hi hun
fabulous creation, luv the two images, lovely edge, happy birthday dad, sue,x

*Vicki* said...

LOL!! Sue, that image is totally adorable hun!! LOVE the recipe card with elegant edges and pearls!! The recipe sounds so delish too!! ;)

Thanks so much for having me with you as guest designer!! So fun hanging out with you girls! HUGS

*Vicki* said...

I forgot to include a happy birthday to your papa!! He's adorable at 18!! LOL!

Lorraine A said...

I love this recipe card Sue,, such cute images and so well put together ! this really made me smile :-)

happy Birthday to your dad too ,, he doesn't look a day over 18 !! ,, maybe I am dyslexic too he he :-)

luv
Lols x x x

Sue said...

Oh my goodness this is precious! Love it!

Anja's weblog said...

Too Cute!! What a wonderful idea this card.

And also a happy birthday to your dad.

Hugs
Anja

Jovita said...

LOL what a cute image to go with the recipe. Love it!

Happy Birthday to your papa :)

Tracy said...

I love your House Mouse recipe make, it's so cute.
Happy crafting
Tracy x
p.s. it's a real pleasure to have joined your blog!

Kecia said...

YIKES! This couldn't be any cuter! Love it!

Sparkly Engineer said...

The mice you choose for this recipe card are just perfect. Like the idea of this challenge and will play along if I can.

Glenda Atkins said...

Oh I love your entry and those two mice gave me quite a giggle. Just a wonderful recipe card, hilarious!!
glenda xxx

Sue said...

Sounds Yummy, and that Chocolate cover mouse is so adorable! Your Dad looks great for 81, great genes in your family!

Hugs
Sue

Carol L said...

Totally cute recipe card with those meeces:) I love how the chocolate is dripping from his ears and tail LOL Happy Birthday to your dear dyslexic dad! He looks wonderful for 80!!!

Ida said...

Yum! That sounds delicious. Those mice look so cute and fun.
Happy Birthday to your dad.

Eve said...

luv Mudpie, and your card! luv the color combo too! Happy birthday to your father! now i wanna bake this cake & your frosting!:-)

Curt in Carmel said...

Seriously Sue, this recipe card made me laugh right out loud. Love how you used both of these images together. They work great. Happy birthday to your Dad. I love his philosophy. He looks like a really sweet guy. Happy Birthday to him! Best, Curt

Leslie Miller said...

Love those meeces to pieces! Happy birthday to your Dad. He looks like a pretty cool guy!

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

hee hee how cutes is that chocolate mouse. very fun and cute job.

Christine said...

Ohhh Sue what a chuckle this image gives me..great recipe & colours lovely fun card.

smiles Christine x

Larissa said...

I hope your dad had a great birthday, congrats to him. I really adore the reipe card you made. The images are so cute together with the recipe.

Hugs,
Larissa

Larisa said...

fantastic! Great card!

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