Friday, May 28, 2010

Memorial Day Blog Hop Home Base

******Blog Hop Starts at 5pm EST...all blogs will be up and running by five*****
            Welcome to the MemoryWorks Consultants
            Memorial Day Weekend
              Backyard Blog Hop!

              We are so glad you are able to join us for the fun filled weekend of giveaways and challenges!
           We have 13 fabulous consultants participating in the you have lots of opportunities to win!
      If you are are at home base!  If you get lost along the way...just come back here and find
      your spot!

   If you look over there on the right, you will see a poll.  After you've visited each of our consultants blogs, please take the time to stop back here and vote for your favorite blog!  AND...if you visit all 13 sites stop 
             back here and leave a comment in the next post to be entered in the


Each consultant has a fabulous handmade giveaway on their blog made exclusively with MemoryWorks products. Please read the instructions on everyone's blog to enter and win!  Some consultants are offering these giveaways to international bloggers...please read the fine print! 
You may also find additional challenges on some blogs...with more prizes to be won!

Here's the blog hop link list...each consultant with link you to the next in this will be a piece of cake!
And remember...once you visit everyone take the poll up there on the right and go to the next post to leave a comment to be entered in my GRAND PRIZE GIVEAWAY!

Sue  you are here!

So without further delay...welcome to my backyard!

 My hop giveaway is for a Vacation Mini Album

        "Are We There Yet?"

...created for you using the Cosmo Cricket Joy Ride Theme Set from the MemoryWorks catalog

This album was so fun to make and I know you'll enjoy using it
to pack all you vacation photos in!

The album is made from sturdy chipboard "files". 
In between, I have created pocket pages with a surprise. 
All total you can put about eighteen 3.5 x 5 photos in this mini!

Here's some inside pages...lots of spots for journaling
your adventures and memories of your trip!

Inside the pocket pages...surprise! 
Another little tag mini!

And inside the next pocket page...surprise again!
A tri-fold mini!

The third pocket page can be used to store your, stubs, anything you want!

To enter to win this album, please leave a comment after this post
including your e-mail address so i can contact you if you win
**i ship internationally**
One lucky winner will receive this album in the mail
ready for you to add your fun-filled vacation photos to!


Now onto the next backyard...head on over to Jenn's!
And remember, stop back here after you've visited all
the backyards to enter yourself in the


***look to the next post to enter the grand prize giveaway!!!**


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Have a safe and happy
Memorial Day Holiday!


  1. LOVE the album Sue!!! Thanks for this great hop! Maryann

  2. Love the album and all of the colors. What a great giveaway! Can't wait to continue on the Blog hop.

  3. What a fabulous mini book, I love it! Awesome job and thanks for sharing one. I just love Cosmo Cricket, thanks for the chance!

  4. I love your album, Sue. I wouldn't mind getting my hands on it.
    Our hop is so cool, if I do say so myself!

  5. Such a cute album! Love it Sue!

    alteredbyjenn at mail dot com

  6. This is my first blog hop and I am very excited about it! The album is great!

  7. adorable album. thanks for a chance to win!

  8. A very cute album! Thank you for starting off the hop in such a great way.

  9. Fabulous album - pick me, pick me! :)

  10. Now, how fun is this,,,the blog hop, too!

  11. Oh i love the book! love your blog too!

  12. Love the album, Sue! Love that you have room for so many photos!

  13. That is an awesome album! Love Cosmo Cricket, too! (not sure about leaving my email addy?)

  14. Love the album and all of the little suprises inside! Thanks for the opportunity!

  15. Fingers crossed! This beauty would house my summer activities.

  16. Cute Sue! Thanks for orgainzing the blog hop it's so much fun =D

  17. These minis are amazing - I think even I could scrapbook with something like that!

    ryanx6 at msn dot com

  18. Love the album. and thank you for doing the blog. everyone had great ideas.

  19. Great album Sue! Thanks for sharing! ~Rhonda

  20. What a wonderful album! I just LOVE it! I found you through Luisa. Glad I stopped by

  21. Love the variety in your fun summer mini! Thanks for arranging the Backyard Blog Hop - so much fun and a chance to see so many terrific projects.

  22. SUPER CUTE album!!!! Nice BLOG too. Just found you today with help from AMANDA!!!

  23. That is such a cute mini. I have a cruise coming up, and can see it filled with all of the pictures :) I found this hop through, and am so excited. Thanks!

  24. I've never done a blog hop before - pretty neat!

    Love the mini album too!

  25. Love this mini !! Toooooooooooo cute !! Sandrine

  26. This mini is very cute. I love all those details and pockets. I would really, really like to win it!

  27. Great little album. I love Cosmo Cricket!

  28. What an awesome mini album! I want one!!! Need to get my Cosmo Cricket Joy Ride Kit and start working...

  29. WOW, what a hop!! Everyone did an awesome job!

  30. Sue this album is ADORABLE!!! great job on the blog hop (please don't enter me into the contest)

  31. Very cute! I would love to win it! Thanks for hosting a fun blog hop!

  32. Thanks for making this weekend extra fun and inspiring. Happy Memorial Day

  33. Love the album also love your blog. Thanks so much for hosting this weekend I have really enjoyed seeing everyones blog. This is my first hop and will be back for more.



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