Sunday, December 9, 2012

Snowflakes and Chicken Pox

One year in the very early 1950’s Harvey and I got chicken pox and our family couldn’t go to Maniwaki to our Grandparents for Christmas. This happened at the very last minute, so no tree no holiday food laid in.
Mommy gave us paper bags and new crayons to color and draw pictures with. We thought we had it made in the shade. We were itchy and fevered but we made those paper bags sing.

I would like to enter this CAS Vintage Christmas card into these challenges:

Simon Says Stamps…………Snowflakes

Crafty Messy Challenge………….



Nancy said...

Lovely, Carole! Thank you for sharing your sweet memory! Hope you have a wonderful week!...Nancy :o)

Lin said...

What a fun memory (in hindsight :)) and a pretty card for our challenge, Carole! Thanks for playing along at the Simon Says Stamp blog this week!

Penny said...

What a sweet story. :^) Mothers are the best, aren't they? :^)
Love the beautiful snowflakes on your card and your pretty papers! Thank you for sharing this with us at TTCRD, but in order to be eligible for the prize, you need to link the challenge in your posting.
Hugs, Penny

~Tammy~ said...

Thank you for sharing your sweet story! Your snowflake is beautiful! Thank you for playing at The Kraft Journal!