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I wanted to give a quick update on my cancer journey.  After a third reschedule of my pet scan, it took place yesterday morning.  All went well and I will be able to know the results in a few business days.  Probably next Thursday when I go for my treatment.  The pet scan should show any cancer or lack of it.  I am hoping it is again clear like last time.  Everything else is going as well as expected.  My hair is getting longer.  I have not had any more haircuts, but will be due for one soon.  I had wavy hair before, but it is curlier now than my pre cancer styles.  I have been so blessed by prayers, cards and so many things.  I am living life to the fullest.  It is funny how when given a cancer diagnosis, it makes me want to live life on steroids because I do not want to miss anything.  

My son has been on Spring Break from Columbia Law School and chose to spend his week with us.  That is a real treat.  It is always nice getting a chance to see him if only for bits and pieces.  I hope you enjoy today's card.  I am finding out that loving what you do is so important and so this stamp set is so perfect.  I know I am loving what I do.  

Love What You Do Card

Love What You Do & Hold On To Hope

by Phyllis Shepherd, Independent Stampin’ UP!® demonstrator

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papers

Mint Macaron Cardstock - #138337

Blackberry Bliss Cardstock - #133675

Very Vanilla Cardstock - #101650

Share What You Love Specialty Designer Series Paper - #146926

accessories/adhesives/stamp pads

Snail Adhesive - #104332

Stampin’ Dimensionals - #104430

Stampin’ Trimmer - #126889

Blackberry Bliss Ink Pad - #147092

Memento Ink Pad - #132708

Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine - #143263

Magnetic Platform - #130658

Cross of Hope Framelits Dies - #145654

Big Shot Platform - #142802

Lovely Floral Embossing Folder - #148048

Clear Rhinestone Basic Jewels - #144220

stamp sets

Love What You Do - #148042

Hold On To Hope - #145776 (wood), #145780 (clear)

        Directions

  • Card base: Mint Macaron Cardstock – 5 ½” x 8 ½”, scored at 4 ¼”
  • Blackberry Bliss Cardstock – 4 1/8” x 5 3/8”
  • Very Vanilla Cardstock – 2 3/8” x 5 ¼”; use the Big Shot to make a ‘sandwich’ in this order for the Big Shot Cutting Machine: Big Shot Platform, a standard cutting pad, the Cardstock inside the Lovely Floral Embossing Folder, and the other standard cutting pad. Run this ‘sandwich’ through the machine.
  • Stamp the ‘love what you do’ in Blackberry Bliss Ink on the bottom right-hand corner.
  • Adhere the embossed piece to the Blackberry Bliss mat and adhere to the card front.
  • Share What You Love Specialty Designer Series Paper – 1 ½” x 5 ¼”, adhere this to the right-hand side.

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  • Very Vanilla Cardstock – stamp the butterfly in Memento Ink and then use the Big Shot to make a ‘sandwich’ in this order for the Big Shot Cutting Machine: Magnetic Platform, a standard cutting pad, the stamped image and the coordinating die, and the other standard cutting pad. Run this ‘sandwich’ through the machine.
  • Adhere the butterfly to the card front using a Stampin’ Dimensional.
  • Place a Clear Rhinestone Basic Jewels in the center of the flower.

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