Sunday, July 29, 2012

Kimberly & Rachelle's 50th Birthday Bash

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. Head back on over to Kimberly's to start at the right place.

Happy Birthday Kimberly! 
Kimberly, I hope your day is special, I am so thankful for you and for the blessing that you are to my life~I love ya girl!

For My Card
  • Standard A2 Card
  • SU Rose Red
  • My Minds Eye Background Paper (Blush, "Sweet" Bouquet Paper).
  • Flower Shop Cartridge
  • Pearl Bling
  • Ribbon
  • Swiss Dots Cuttlebug Folder

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.

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


  1. Happy Birthday Rachelle, thank you so much for sharing in this Birthday blog hop with me. May your day be blessed with health and happiness.

    Love the card that you made . . Pink is my most favorite color.


  2. Happy Birthday!!!
    Pretty card!

  3. Happy Happy Birthday :-) Love the card :-)

    lostnwa98 at

  4. Very pretty flowers. :) Happy Birthday!

  5. Rachelle, I love your card1 It is beautiful! I love pinks especially deeper shades. Your flowers are so pretty with the rose paper. Thanks for sharing. Edwina Brown

  6. Happy Birthday, Rachelle. as i wrote Kimberly

    Did you know birthdays are good for you? The more you have the older you get! Hope you have many more.

  7. If that card doesn't speak Kimberly,nothing does!!! What a beautiful card. It is truly a pleasure being friends with you!!! I wish your birthday was as wonderful as you my friend!!!! Rachelle, our paths cross in sew many ways and I am truly blessed. It is a pleasure not only hopping with you but being a part of your birthday celebration!!!! Happy Happy Happiest of birthdays!!!!
    Hugs, Love, and Pixie Dust