Uncommon Easter!

My youngest daughter is not a lover of pastels, as her mother definitely is…  I have to get my mind in a whole different place when thinking of “Megann” and “Easter”. Therefore, we have the bird house; a symbol of Easter and Spring.  And we have a darker color scheme with a less flowery paper which definitely says “Megann”.

The theme of this paper is travel with its background map and compass points.  This, too,  addresses the lifestyle of Megann and her husband, Dave.  Dave works for Delta and the two of them can take off for parts unknown for weekends and holidays whenever they like. And they like to go!!!  Who wouldn’t?!

I saw this project on several YouTube videos and loved it!  As you can see, part of the roof lifts off and it is a mini album.  The album portion is held on by thin little magnets.  I will have others to show in future blogs

I am making one for each of my daughters, my granddaughter-in-law and my oldest granddaughter.  My hope is that we will have photos of our celebration at my daughter’s home on the lake and each one can put those photos in the little album as a family holiday remembrance.

My youngest granddaughter is still young enough that she would prefer some of the more traditional Easter goodies for children.  I tend to go down the toy path rather than the candy path.  The rest of the family more than makes up for anything I lack in that area!  But her mommy will have the album and she will be able to look at pictures to her heart’s content, as well.

The boys?  They get to share.  I can’t think of anything I could make for them that they would care about… except food.  So, I’ll have to get busy on that, too!

Happy, happy Easter!!  Let me hear from you…  you know I love it!  Blessings & Hugs…

About Charlotte Zweigoron

Married, retired, never been so busy..! One of my most prized possessions is my very own craft room! And, actually, all the rest of our home is built around that craft room. Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio. I have been living in Georgia for over thirty-five years after a four year stint in Chicago. Crafting, reading and playing Mah Jongg with our circle of friends are my favorite activities right after spending time with my four grandchildren and four great-grandsons. Two of my three grown daughters and one of my two grandgirls live right across the yard from my husband and I. The youngest daughter, her husband, and our grandpups live in our same town. I have been teaching a paper crafting class for over three years and the ladies in the group have become a second family. We are well and truly blessed with people and critters to love..!
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4 Responses to Uncommon Easter!

  1. I know that paper! This is absolutely gorgeous! I want one!

  2. Susan P says:


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