This page sat on my desktop forever in the works. Katie's template challenge saved me on this one.


Journaling:


8 hour ride with 6 kids in a station wagon with the seats folded down headed for gogo & pawpaw’s house ~ hills & curves in the roads ~ picking beans, shucking corn & shelling purple hull peas ~ pigs, chickens and ole maude the mule ~ crystal rocks ~ no air conditioning & sleeping with the windows open while listening to passing cars & chirping crickets ~ uncle ed driving by in his big rig honking the horn ~ shooting fireworks on forth of july ~ hanging laundry outside ~ game shows on tv ~ safety from tornados in the storm celler at 2am ~ canned green beans, okra, jellies, jams & bread & butter pickles ~ pringles potato chips ~ watching the adults play rook ~ coloring with aunt kathy ~ fat coloring books & the 126 box of crayons ~ going to work with my aunt nedra & zero candy bars ~ gogo selling avon ~ doublemint gum ~ tickling my cousin just to hear his laugh ~ heavy accents ~ swimming in the lake ~ huge tomatoes sliced at every dinner ~ cornbread, chicken & dumplings & biscuits ~ quilt frame hanging over the bed ~ walking to the store for grape soda ~ pawpaw’s real razor & mug of shaving cream soap & brush ~ big bowls of ice cream


Credits:
Katie Pertiet:
Template Challenge freebie 080209
Tall and Thin Alpha Brushes and Stamps
My Country Mini Kit
Messy Stamped Alphabet No. 02 Brushes and Stamps
Naturally Krafty No. 01 Paper Pack
Pattie Knox:
Hang Its!
Lynn Grieveson:
Worn Frame Edges
Jesse Edwards:
Bluebells and Daffodils Paper Pack
The edge overlay is Anna Aspnes but I can't find the title. :O(
Cassie Jones:
How’d They Do That? No. 13: Bending Shadows