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Misfit Monday


Hanna Stamps has several new releases coming out this week and one of them is Good Luck Riley. I made him a Colts Riley instead, in honor of the hometown team, the Indianapolis Colts. Truth be told, I have never really been a Colts fan, but I have a friend who is a huge Colts fan, so she will enjoy this card.
The football Riley has alread been released, but the Riley in the horseshoe will be available Friday at Hanna Stamps. Thursday night if you come to the Release Party on SCS. I used paper from Basic Grey and tried to make a pop out frame card, which is the SCS Challenge of the day.
Today is a staff development day at school. They have about 6 of these built into the school calendar. That means the kids are home with me today while I try to craft and I am babysitting three kids that belong to a teacher friend. I should really get bonus points for being able to craft with kids underfoot. Either that or I get my babysitting license revoked for neglect. Either way, I am okay.
Next fall school starts August 11th. Hello? If we had a few less staff development days and less built in holidays and snow days, we could shave a couple weeeks off the school calendar. Who says we don't do year round school here? I would actually love a real year round school calendar, then I would have more vacation time and less crappy four day weekends in the middle of winter. But enough about what I would do if I ruled the schools.

4 comments:

Summerthyme Studio said...

Judy, this is just adorable!!!! I am loving that Football Riley in the BG too!!!!!!

Vicki

Katie said...

Gah, summer is just beginning in August. Although I wasn't a huge fan of my kids going through the middle of June out East.

crazed lunatic said...

if my kids are fed and not beating the crap out of eachother, you're awesome! ;-)

cute card!

Rachel said...

Unfortunately staff development time during the school day during the school year is required by law in IN.

WE have a year round calendar, and I do love it, but we go back in July.