Saturday, February 20, 2010

Indulgence....

Happy Saturday to all...
I am so sorry for the lack of posts this week. I have been making a quilt for my daughters 16th
birthday which is Tuesday, and it is taking up so much of my card making time! Why I always seem to leave things until the last minute I am not to sure. I think I work better with a deadline!
For my card today I pulled out some of my favourite Elzybells stamps. I love to bake and this just reminds me of the goodies that you can make! Does anyone have a favourite recipe? Please share!!!! I love a good ol family recipe!

Here is one of my favourite recipes for Chocolate Chip Cookies!
2 1/4 cups flour 1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. salt 1 cup butter, softened
3/4 cup sugar 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
1 tsp. vanilla extract 2 large eggs
2 cups semi sweet chocolate chips

Preheat oven to 375
COMBINE flour, baking soda, salt in a small bowl. Beat butter, sugar, brown sugar and vanilla
in large bowl until creamy. Add eggs, one at a time. Gradually add flour mixture. Stir in the chocolate chips. Drop onto baking sheet.

BAKE for 9-11 minutes!!!!

Well I am off for an all day hockey tournament for my son! Have a fantastic Saturday!

15 comments:

  1. this is a great card, love it very much
    hugs andrea

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  2. So pretty- I have this set and really don't use it often enough!

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  3. This is beautiful, think I might have to go and look!! Love the background stamp!! Beautiful colours as ever,
    Angela x

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  4. Christine stop tormenting me with that receipe, but your card is stunning, love that image and the papers are gorgeous. With love and hugs Shirleyxxxxxxx

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  5. Wow Christine, I have not been blog visiting for awhile, What wonderful working you have been doing! Love them all!

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  6. Christine sweetie is is very cute!!!
    Well on another note....3 GREAT HOCKEY games tomorrow!! I hope to have all of work done so that I can sit in front of the tv. hee hee.... They are all rival games.
    hugs, janiel

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  7. Ooo, what a yummy card Christine! That paper is fabulous and the Miss Elzybells is gorgeous! Beautiful work! Enjoy your weekend of hockey and a very Happy 16th Birthday to your daughter! I bet her quilt is stunning!
    Hugs, Danielle

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  8. Very sweet Christine. Thanks for the recipe.

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  9. No time for baking I'm afraid, that's what shops are for, lol! It would take up to much of my limited cardmaking time. I just love this cute card Christine. Super sweet image. Marianne x

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  10. This is a lovely card Christine. I hope you're going to show us the finished quilt. I'm sure it will be lovely. I must write down that recipe. I love to bake and don't do it very often now that my family are grown up.

    Kat x

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  11. A gorgeous card Christine. I have some recipes to share if you're interested. A lovely Crustless Milktart one which is an old family recipe and an absolute winner. Can serve warm or cold. Pop me an email if you'd like the recipe. Cheers Sharon

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  12. Yummy card Christine and a yummy recipe too - I'd like to come to your house for tea! Please show us a picture of the quilt when its finished. I've always fancied trying quilting but there aren't enough days in the week!

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  13. Oh cookies are my favorite..yummy!!
    Love your card, so sweet..hehehe!!
    How special to make a quilt for a loved one...you're awesome!

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  14. Awww, you're making her a quilt! How SWEET! LOVE that background stamp! How fun is that!

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  15. This is gorgeous Christine.
    Thank you for the recipe and Happy Birthday to your daughter for Tuesday.
    Clare x

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