Sunday, July 29, 2012

Melt in Your Mouth but Not in Your Hands Blog Hop 7/30


Welcome to Melts in Your Mouth but Not in Your Hands Blog Hop for not one but two beautiful ladies who are beautiful inside and out but have the love and joy of crafting. We are celebrating their birthday with a wonderful candy that is not only beautiful inside but outside and both sides are delicious!!!! What a better treat than to use M&M's for birthday wishes!!!! And, they are both turning 50, but shhhh don't spread the rumor as who would ever believe you after looking at their picture!

We have a super wonderful group of crafters to help wish not only Kimberly Pate but Rachelle Larsen a super very happy Birthday. Our hop begins with Kimberly Pate at in case you just happened to stop at my blog to visit me. Don't get me wrong, but since there is such a delicious hop, I wouldn't want you to miss a single stop along the way!!!!! If you have arrived from Lynne ~ then you are following the empty bags of M&M's.

My project.

Your next stop along the way is Miriam ~ I have included the complete line-up just in case you would happen to get lost along the way or ate too many M&M's.

  1. Kimberly ~
  2. Rachelle ~
  3. Lynne ~  You came from here!!!
  4. Lisa Peters ~  You are here!!!
  5. Miriam ~  You go here next!!!
  6. Amanda~
  7. Angie ~
  8. Belinda ~
  9. Janet ~
  10. Lucy ~
  11. Lisa Woodward ~
  12. Edwina~
  13. Rhonda  ~

There is a wonderful group of sponsors to help us with the celebration but as with everything else, there are rules and regulations which will be noted with each sponsor.

After a long afternoon of crafting, deadline rushes for orders and posts, what would be better than a prize package from SimplySilverton-a soap and paperworks company?  This prize pack will include 2-4oz. handmade luxury soap and and a pound of bath salt soak.  To be eligible, please show your blog love to our participants by leaving comments and following their blogs, and also visiting and liking their page at

Lucy Kelleher - Independent Consultant for Close to My Heart is donating a $10 Gift Certificate which you can use towards any Close to My Heart products in celebration of Kimberly and Rachelle's birthdays! ( To enter to win, you will need to leave a comment on her blog ( and become a follower of her blog. For an additional entry, "Like" her Facebook page at:

The amazingly talented Daisy Collins of “I Love Sketches by Tsunami Rose” has donated a $15 gift certificate to her store ( and a copy of “I Love Sketches By Tsunami Rose” sketches from the month of July! In addition to leaving blog love for all of our participants and following their blogs, please follow for updates and inspiration for Daisy’s sketches and visit and like her fan page at

Lisa Peters of Scrapping with Lisa Designs,, is offering a $20 Gift Certificate to her store for paper piecing or digital designs. You must leave a comment and follow her blog.

If you wish to send our 50th birthday gals a birthday card, their addresses are listed for you below! Again, thanks for visiting today and don't forget to wish our birthday ladies a super happy happy birthday!!!!!

Kimberly Pate
PO Box 166
Peru, NE 68421

Rachelle Larsen
1099 N. Monarch Ave.
Post Falls, Idaho 83854


Crafting With Blue said...

she is so cute as is your card.

The EmBellished Card - Belinda said...

Your M&M turned out really cute.

Kimberly Pate | KP Kreations said...

Great Card!!!

Thank you for being a sponsor for the blog hop, it is much appreciated!

Thank you so much for sharing in Rachelle's and my 50th birthday blog hop.


silvia said...

Super cute m&m!!!

Rachelle said...

So Cute!
Thank You Lisa!

Annette said...

Very fun idea for a card!

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Shawnee said...

Very cute! M&M's are the best!

Edwina said...

Lisa, I love the sentiment in your card. That is perfect. I love the m&m person holding the cupcake too. Thanks for sharing. Edwina Brown

Her Craftiness (Lynne) said...

What a cute card - pleasure as always, hopping with you my dear friend!!!!
Hugs, Love, and Pixie Dust